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Rensselaerville in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Samuel Jenkins

The Father of Rensselaerville

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, June 30, 2019
1. Samuel Jenkins Marker
Inscription.  Known as Jenkin's Mills 1795-1896. First visited site in 1787, located 1788, built house and grist mill 1789. Died 1837
 
Erected 1933 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 30.909′ N, 74° 8.062′ W. Marker is in Rensselaerville, New York, in Albany County. Marker is on County Route 351 near Albany Hill Road (County Route 361), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rensselaerville NY 12147, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Episcopal Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Presbyterian Church (about 600 feet away); Federal Library (about 700 feet away); Hamlet of Rensselaerville (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hans Winegar (approx. 0.2 miles away); Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Anti-Rent War (approx. 3.3 miles away); Quaker Church (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rensselaerville.
 
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Samuel Jenkins Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, June 30, 2019
2. Samuel Jenkins Marker
American Legion War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, June 30, 2019
3. American Legion War Memorial
Located in park across the road from Samuel Jenkins Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on July 5, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 2, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 124 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 2, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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