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Irving in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Amos Sottle

 
 
Amos Sottle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 21, 2013
1. Amos Sottle Marker
Inscription. First non-Indian settler of Hanover and Chautauqua County, built his home nearby in 1796. Indian friend, farmer, fiddler, and worker on the HLC survey.
 
Erected by Town of Hanover.
 
Location. 42° 33.87′ N, 79° 6.652′ W. Marker is in Irving, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Road (U.S. 20) and Erie Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Road. Touch for map. Located at the Post Office in Irving. Marker is in this post office area: Irving NY 14081, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Everett R. Burmaster (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); American Revolution (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Swift Mansion (approx. 3.3 miles away); Ehmke Family Home (approx. 3.5 miles away); Birthplace of Mary Smith Lockwood (approx. 4.3 miles away); Town of Brant Honors (approx. 5 miles away); In Memory of the Sons (approx. 5 miles away); Town of Brant Memorial Park (approx. 5 miles away).
 
More about this marker. Marker is worn and paint is peeling.
 
Categories. AgricultureNative AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Amos Sottle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 21, 2013
2. Amos Sottle Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 22, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 22, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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