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Ephratah in Fulton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Tillaboro Raid

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, May 26, 2018
1. Tillaboro Raid Marker
Inscription.  Took place within a two mile radius of this marker April 20, 1779. Up this road is site of old Tillaboro Church and Cemetery
 
Erected by Ephratah Town Historical Society.
 
Location. 43° 0.721′ N, 74° 32.403′ W. Marker is in Ephratah, New York, in Fulton County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 10 and Tillaboro Road, on the right when traveling east on State Route 10. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Plain NY 13339, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Saltsman's Hotel (approx. 0.8 miles away); Yanney Mill (approx. 0.8 miles away); Frederick Getman (approx. 1.4 miles away); Rechtor Home (approx. 2.2 miles away); Rockwood (approx. 3.7 miles away); Lassellsville (approx. 4 miles away); Loucks Tavern (approx. 4.1 miles away); Former Dutch Reformed Church (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ephratah.
 
Regarding Tillaboro Raid. A raiding party of nine Native Americans entered Tillaboro on April 2o, 1779. Three settlers were killed,
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along with two Native Americans. Two homes were set on fire. After the raid, the settlers retreated to Fort Paris (Palatine Bridge)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 28, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 78 times since then and 22 times this year. Last updated on April 17, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. Photo   1. submitted on July 28, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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