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

Peerson Home

 
 
Peerson Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 19, 2014
1. Peerson Home Marker
Inscription.
On this site, Cleng Peerson
agent for the first Norwegians
in America who settled in
Kendall in 1825, built log
home, cellar wall remains

 
Erected by Orleans County Community Pride.
 
Location. 43° 22.011′ N, 78° 2.149′ W. Marker is in Kendall, New York, in Orleans County. Marker is at the intersection of Kendall Road (County Route 70) and Lake Ontario Parkway (New York State Route 947A), on the right on Kendall Road. Touch for map. Marker is north of the Lake Ontario Parkway at the Kendall exit, NY Route 237, on Kendall Road. Lake Ontario Parkway is NY Route 947A but the route number is not used on signs for the parkway. Route 237 begins southward from the parkway. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1013 Kendall Road, Kendall NY 14476, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Norway Colony (approx. one mile away); In Memory of All the Men and Women From Kendall (approx. 2.9 miles away); The Sloopers (approx. 3.4 miles away); First Settlers (approx. 3.9 miles away); The West Shelter (approx.
Peerson Home Marker - Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 19, 2014
2. Peerson Home Marker - Northward
Lake Ontario in background.
4.1 miles away); A New Park (approx. 4.1 miles away); Building a Park (approx. 4.3 miles away); The CCC Goes to Work (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kendall.
 
Also see . . .  Cleng Peerson - Wikipedia. (Submitted on November 4, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Peerson Home Marker - Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 19, 2014
3. Peerson Home Marker - Southward
Towards Lake Ontario Parkway entrance/exit.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 4, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 255 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 4, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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