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Near Elmira in Chemung County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Knoll Cemetery

 
 
Knoll Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 25, 2011
1. Knoll Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
Revolutionary War veterans
& their families, including
casualties of the Battle
of Newtown, August 29, 1779.

 
Erected by Chemung County Historical Society.
 
Location. 42° 1.868′ N, 76° 43.449′ W. Marker is near Elmira, New York, in Chemung County. Marker is at the intersection of Oneida Road (County Road 60) and Cemetery Road, on the right when traveling west on Oneida Road. Touch for map. The marker stands in the unincorporated hamlet of Lowman. Marker is in this post office area: Elmira NY 14901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Newtown Battlefield (approx. 0.2 miles away); Line of Rude Breastworks (approx. 0.2 miles away); This Ridge (approx. 0.3 miles away); Line Occupied - Rifle Corps (approx. 0.4 miles away); Newtown (approx. 0.8 miles away); Divided Peoples (approx. one mile away); The Battle of Newtown (approx. one mile away); Fire on the Frontier - 1778 (approx. one mile away); The Sullivan Campaign (approx. one mile away); Newtown Battlefield State Park (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elmira.
 
More about this marker. Knoll Cemetery
Knoll Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, July 18, 2015
2. Knoll Cemetery Marker
Grave marker for Isaac Baldwin Jr., veteran of the Revolutionary War.
is also known as Baldwin Cemetery. The site is located on lands originally owned by the first settlers, the Issac Baldwin family. Many of the identified graves are members of that family or direct descendants.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Knoll Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
September 21, 2015
3. Knoll Cemetery Marker
Wide view of the Knoll Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 25, 2011
4. Wide view of the Knoll Cemetery Marker
Knoll Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 21, 2015
5. Knoll Cemetery Marker
View of the Knoll Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 25, 2011
6. View of the Knoll Cemetery
The small cemetery is among the stand of trees on the top of the hill at the center of the photograph.
Knoll Cemetery located north of the Marker on a hill. image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, July 19, 2013
7. Knoll Cemetery located north of the Marker on a hill.
Knoll Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, July 19, 2013
8. Knoll Cemetery
View of about half of the stones in the cemetery.
A Specific Grave Stone related to Newtown Battle image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, July 19, 2013
9. A Specific Grave Stone related to Newtown Battle
This grave stone was particularly interesting stone in the cemetery about the burial as the stone states, "Our Foe - Redmen & British who fell - August 29, 1779 - lie here."
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 29, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 572 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on June 29, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.   2. submitted on March 4, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York.   3. submitted on November 5, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   4. submitted on June 29, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.   5. submitted on November 5, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   6. submitted on June 29, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.   7, 8, 9. submitted on July 22, 2013, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania.
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