Butler in Wayne County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
departed this life December
18, 1809 in the 65th year of
her age. First woman to die
in Town of Butler. Wife of
Rev. War Capt. Peter Mills.
Erected 2006 by Butler Historical Society.
Location. 43° 9.692′ N, 76° 46.773′ W. Marker is in Butler, New York, in Wayne County. Marker is on Route 89 half a mile south of Everhart Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Savannah NY 13146, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Roe Cobblestone Schoolhouse (approx. 2.2 miles away); Northrup Park (approx. 4.4 miles away); In Memory, World Wars 1 - 2 (approx. 4.4 miles away); Wolcott Falls (approx. 4.4 miles away); First Log Cabin (approx. 6.4 miles away); A Memorial to Our Men Who Answered our County's Call (approx. 6˝ miles away); Site Where Four Towns Meet (approx. 9.4 miles away); Old Mill (approx. 10.3 miles away).
Regarding Sarah Mills. A small cleared area up the slope by the marker led me to find an apparent grave headstone. Only a few lightly cut letters can be seen on the stone. A significant layer
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 17, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 301 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 17, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.