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Near Scottsville in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of First Quaker Meeting House

 
 
Site of First Quaker Meeting House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 26, 2011
1. Site of First Quaker Meeting House Marker
Inscription. Quaker Meeting House Town of Wheatland Frame Building 1827 used until 1854 by Hicksites
 
Erected 1938 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 0.347′ N, 77° 45.584′ W. Marker is near Scottsville, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on Quaker Road 0.3 miles east of Bowerman Road (County Road 716), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Scottsville NY 14546, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Burial Site ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Erected 1834 ( approx. half a mile away); Isaac Scott ( approx. mile away); Northampton ( approx. one mile away); Genesee Valley Greenway ( approx. 1.1 miles away); Early House ( approx. 1.1 miles away); Feeder Gates ( approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Genesee Valley Greenway ( approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Scottsville.
 
More about this marker. The building was demolished in the mid 19th century and the land returned to farming.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study
Wide view of the Site of First Quaker Meeting House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 26, 2011
2. Wide view of the Site of First Quaker Meeting House Marker
the markers shown.
 
Also see . . .  Wheatland Memories | Democrat and Chronicle | democratandchronicle.com. Some of the earliest settlers in the town of Wheatland belonged to the Religious Society of Friends, known informally as Quakers. (Submitted on June 27, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 262 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 27, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.
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