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Peggy Wemple Tavern and Mill

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
1. Peggy Wemple Tavern and Mill Marker
Inscription.  Site of Peggy Wemple Tavern and mill. Husband Barent M. Wemple d. 1771. Tories burned property-1780. Peggy rebuilt same year, ground 2,200 bushels of wheat for Army
 
Erected by Descendents of Peggy Wemple & D.A.R.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 42° 57.306′ N, 74° 22.938′ W. Marker is in Fonda, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Cayadutta Street and Putnam Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Cayadutta Street. Touch for map. Two blocks north of NY 5. Marker is in this post office area: Fonda NY 12068, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wemple Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Caughnawaga 1667 - 1780 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Tryon County 1772-1784 Montgomery County 1784 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fonda (approx. 0.3 miles away); Major General Richard Montgomery (approx. 0.3 miles away); The 115th & 153rd Regiments (approx. 0.3 miles away); Court House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Caughnawaga (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fonda.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceWar, US Revolutionary
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on March 24, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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