Sweden in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of the First Sweden Town Meeting
Location. 43° 10.381′ N, 77° 56.607′ W. Marker is in Sweden, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of Lake Road (New York State Route 19) and Swamp Road, on the right when traveling north on Lake Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Between 5590 and 5530, Brockport NY 14420, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Milo L. Starks (approx. 0.9 miles away); Brockport Central (approx. 2.3 miles away); Mary Jane Holmes (approx. 2.7 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Morgan-Manning House (approx. 2.8 miles away); St. Luke's Episcopal Church (approx. 2.9 miles away); 1855 - 1944 (approx. 2.9 miles away); American Revolutionary War Memorial (approx. 2.9 miles away).
Regarding Site of the First Sweden Town Meeting. On the evening of April 5, 1814, the Town of Sweden was born at a town meeting held at the home of Reuben Stickney, on the corner of Lake and Swamp Roads. This meeting was held in accordance with the April 1813, State Legislature
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 29, 2011, by Pamela Scott of Brockport, New York. This page has been viewed 304 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 29, 2011, by Pamela Scott of Brockport, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.