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

Joseph Morgan

 
 
Joseph Morgan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 17, 2012
1. Joseph Morgan Marker
Inscription. Revolutionary War captain, first settler in Chili in 1792. Supplied seed grain to whole region and set out one of first orchards.
 
Erected by County of Monroe.
 
Location. 43° 2.287′ N, 77° 44.159′ W. Marker is in Scottsville, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on Scottsville Road (New York State Route 383) just north of Jarrett Road, on the right when traveling south. 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 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Genesee Valley (approx. one mile away); Chili Cobblestone School Museum (approx. 1.1 miles away); Canal Street (approx. 1.4 miles away); Feeder Gates (approx. 1.4 miles away); Genesee Valley Greenway (approx. 1.4 miles away); a different marker also named Genesee Valley Greenway (approx. 1.5 miles away); Northampton (approx. 1.5 miles away); Cox Ferry (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Scottsville.
 
Regarding Joseph Morgan. If you look behind the marker, the reason for the marker's location becomes obvious - Morgan's grave is back there.
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Joseph Morgan Marker as seen facing south on 383 image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 17, 2012
2. Joseph Morgan Marker as seen facing south on 383
Joseph Morgan Marker as seen facing north on 383 image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 17, 2012
3. Joseph Morgan Marker as seen facing north on 383
Joseph Morgan Marker and Grave image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 17, 2012
4. Joseph Morgan Marker and Grave
Joseph Morgan Grave image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 17, 2012
5. Joseph Morgan Grave
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 1, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 299 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 1, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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