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Alabama in Genesee County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Burial Ground

Circa 1820 - 1900

 
 
Burial Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 21, 2014
1. Burial Ground Marker
Inscription. First known burial 1829. Final resting place of many early settlers of the Town of Alabama.
 
Erected 2012 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
 
Location. 43° 5.784′ N, 78° 21.512′ W. Marker is in Alabama, New York, in Genesee County. Marker is on Lewiston Road (County Route 12) one mile east of Allegheny Road (New York State Route 63), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is about a mile east of the northern junction of NY routes 77 and 63, where NY 77 turns south off of Lewiston Road and then shares Allegheny Road with NY 63. There are sports fields opposite the burial ground on Lewiston Road. Marker is in this post office area: Oakfield NY 14125, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town of Alabama (approx. 2 miles away); Basom Plot (approx. 2.3 miles away); Feeder Canal (approx. 4 miles away); Welcome to Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge (approx. 4.5 miles away); Black Tern (Chlidonias niger) - Endangered in New York (approx. 4.5 miles away); Schafer Farms (approx. 4.7 miles
Burial Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 21, 2014
2. Burial Ground Marker
eastward
away); Treaty of 1857 (approx. 4.9 miles away); In Honor of the Men Who Served in the Great War (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alabama.
 
More about this marker. A sign on the site displays "Norton Cemetery."
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & Settlers
 
Burial Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 21, 2014
3. Burial Ground Marker
Burial Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 21, 2014
4. Burial Ground Marker
westward
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 30, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 202 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 30, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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