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Blenheim in Schoharie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Captain Jacob Hager

 
 
Captain Jacob Hagar Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, January 5, 2013
1. Captain Jacob Hagar Marker
Inscription.
Schoharie County Militia
October 20, 1775
Served In Schoharie And
Mohawk Valleys Throughout
The Revolution
Commanded Expedition
Against Brant
Defended Upper Fort Against
Sir John Johnson in 1780
Died May 21 1819 Aged 85 Years
Erected By His Descendants
And the State of New York
1928

 
Erected 1928 by His Descendants and The State of New York.
 
Location. 42° 29.462′ N, 74° 25.601′ W. Marker is in Blenheim, New York, in Schoharie County. Marker is on New York State Route 30, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: North Blenheim NY 12131, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Blenheim Bridge (approx. 1.4 miles away); Old Blenheim Bridge (approx. 1 miles away); Indian Trail (approx. 2.4 miles away); Manor House (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Upper Fort 1777 (approx. 6.6 miles away); Timothy Murphy (approx. 6.6 miles away); Gilboa Settlement (approx. 6.9 miles away); Burial Place (approx. 8.7 miles away).
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Captain Jacob Hager Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 23, 2006
2. Captain Jacob Hager Marker
Captain Jacob Hager Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, January 5, 2013
3. Captain Jacob Hager Marker
Captain Jacob Hager Gravestone image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, January 5, 2013
4. Captain Jacob Hager Gravestone
Hager Cemetery after Irene image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 17, 2011
5. Hager Cemetery after Irene
The Schoharie Creek flooded much of the Schoharie Valley after Hurricane Irene in 2011. The Hager Cemetery has been cleaned up since the flooding.
Blenheim Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 10, 2011
6. Blenheim Honor Roll
The name of (Captain) Jacob Hager is listed on the Blenheim Honor Roll along with 7 other local veterans of the Revolutionary War.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 20, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 447 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 20, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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