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Near Cherry Valley in Otsego County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Colonel Alden Felled

 
 
Colonel Elden Felled Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 14, 2011
1. Colonel Elden Felled Marker
Inscription.
On this spot
Col. Alden
was felled
by the tomahawk
on the day of
the massacre
Nov. 11. 1778

 
Erected 1906 by Cherry Valley Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 42° 47.491′ N, 74° 45.522′ W. Marker is near Cherry Valley, New York, in Otsego County. Marker is on 166, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is just south of the Village of Cherry Valley. Marker is in this post office area: Cherry Valley NY 13320, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cherry Valley Massacre (approx. 0.2 miles away); Civil War Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cherry Valley Museum (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lieutenant Wormuth Killed (approx. 2.7 miles away); General James Clinton (approx. 4.6 miles away); Camp and Fort (approx. 4.6 miles away); First Church (approx. 4.8 miles away); Indian Trail and Military Road (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cherry Valley.
 
Related marker. Click here for
Colonel Alden Felled Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, September 19, 2015
2. Colonel Alden Felled Marker
View from behind marker.
another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Colonel Ichabod Alden - History of an American Family. (Submitted on May 16, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Additional keywords. Cherry Valley Massacre Colonel Ichabod Alden
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Colonel Elden Felled Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 14, 2011
3. Colonel Elden Felled Marker
Colonel Elden Felled Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 14, 2011
4. Colonel Elden Felled Marker
Colonel Alden Felled Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 14, 2011
5. Colonel Alden Felled Marker
The vehicle in the distance is headed south, and has just left the outskirts of the Village of Cherry Valley.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 15, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 696 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 15, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   2. submitted on September 19, 2015, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York.   3, 4, 5. submitted on May 15, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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