Olean in Cattaraugus County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Major Adam Hoops
A soldier of the Revolution and founder of Olean, N.Y. 1804
and to keep in remembrance the patriots of the War for Independence who are buried in Cattaraugus County, New York
Erected 1904 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 42° 4.634′ N, 78° 25.769′ W. Marker is in Olean, New York, in Cattaraugus County. Marker is on South Union Street (New York State Route 16) just south of E. State Street (New York State Route 417), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located at the west end of Lincoln Park. Marker is in this post office area: Olean NY 14760, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Historic Site - Home of Frank W. Higgins (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 1804-2004 (about 300 feet away); Allegany Veterans Memorial (approx. 3½ miles away); The Settlement of Knapp Creek (approx. 6 miles away); Ceres School (approx. Ceres (approx. 9.9 miles away in Pennsylvania); Rixford World War I Memorial (approx. 11.1 miles away in Pennsylvania); Seneca Oil Spring (approx. 11½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Olean.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
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