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Gaines in Orleans County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Burial Ground

 
 
Burial Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 9, 2014
1. Burial Ground Marker
Inscription.
1st in Orleans County in
which revolutionary soldiers
John Anderson - David Bullard
and many pioneers are buried
First burial in 1812

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 17.14′ N, 78° 12.833′ W. Marker is in Gaines, New York, in Orleans County. Marker is on Ridge Road West (New York State Route 104) 0.1 miles east of Gaines Waterport Road (New York State Route 279), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is beside Gaines Congregational Church. The cemetery is set back from the road. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4203 Ridge Road West, Albion NY 14411, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Niagara to Genesee Historic Ridge Road (within shouting distance of this marker); Crossroads (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Academy (approx. mile away); First Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Lake Plain (approx. 0.7 miles away); Cobblestones (approx. 1.1 miles away); At Left: Cobblestone House / At Right: Cobblestone House
Burial Ground Marker - Westward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 9, 2014
2. Burial Ground Marker - Westward
(approx. 1.2 miles away); Gaines District No.5 1849 School House (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gaines.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Burial Ground Marker - Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 9, 2014
3. Burial Ground Marker - Eastward
Burial Ground image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 9, 2014
4. Burial Ground
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 20, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 23 times this year. Last updated on October 22, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 20, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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