Guilderland in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
by Benjamin Knower
Gov. William L. Marcy
Married Cornelia Knower
in this house
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 42° 42.287′ N, 74° 1.167′ W. Marker is in Guilderland, New York, in Albany County. Marker is on New York State Route 146, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 757 Route 146, Guilderland NY 12084, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr F. Crounse (within shouting distance of this marker); Inn of Jacob Crounse (within shouting distance of this marker); Family Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Old Plank Road (approx. ¼ mile away); Severson House (approx. ¼ mile away); Altamont High School (approx. 0.6 miles away); John Groot (approx. 0.6 miles away); Altamont (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guilderland.
Regarding Knower House. This two-story Georgian Colonial house if five bays wide with center entrance with Palladian window above. It was constructed for Benjamin Knower, a prominent businessman and banker for whom the village was named
Additional keywords. Knower Knowersville Altamont
Categories. • Politics • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 12, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 535 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 13, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.