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Memorial - Canesque, Chief of the Senecas

 
 
Memorial - Canesque, Chief of the Senecas Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, March 30, 2013
1. Memorial - Canesque, Chief of the Senecas Marker
Inscription. Chief of the Senecas at Nundawao Village, who came from the Genesee Reservation in 1794 to die and be buried in his beloved Kiandaga Valley.
 
Erected 1925 by Kiandaga Chapter, D.A.R.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 42° 37.544′ N, 77° 23.721′ W. Marker is in Naples, New York, in Ontario County. Marker is on North Main Street (New York State Route 21) just south of Rushville Road (New York State Route 247). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Naples NY 14512, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Naples (here, next to this marker); First Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Naples c1859 - Powered by Grimes Creek (approx. 1.2 miles away); Grimes Glen (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Naples (approx. 1.6 miles away); Woodville (approx. 3.4 miles away); Frost Town (approx. 6.8 miles away); Wilder Cemetery (approx. 7.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Naples.
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Facing North on North Main. Marker is to the left of the Naples Marker out of frame image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, March 30, 2013
2. Facing North on North Main. Marker is to the left of the Naples Marker out of frame
Memorial - Canesque, Chief of the Senecas Marker in situ image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, March 30, 2013
3. Memorial - Canesque, Chief of the Senecas Marker in situ
Facing South on North Main. Marker is to the right of the Naples Marker out of frame image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, March 30, 2013
4. Facing South on North Main. Marker is to the right of the Naples Marker out of frame
 
 
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