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Cheektowaga in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Bennet Cemetery

 
 
Bennet Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2015
1. Bennet Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Early Cheektowaga cemetery. Oldest stone dated 1819. Graves of Armitage, Bennet, Adams, Davis, Doat, Watts, Boothroy & other families.
 
Erected 2012 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
 
Location. 42° 54.419′ N, 78° 46.855′ W. Marker is in Cheektowaga, New York, in Erie County. Marker is on Walden Avenue mile west of Galleria Drive, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is roadside between the Ford dealer and a strip mall. The cemetery itself is behind the strip mall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1540 Walden Avenue, Buffalo NY 14225, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. George Urban, Jr. Residence (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Original Site of Forks Hose Company #2 (approx. 1.4 miles away); Heroic Dead (approx. 1.4 miles away); This Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Site of Toll Gate (approx. 1.4 miles away); Forks (approx. 1.5 miles away); Buffalo Creek Indian Reservation North Boundary (approx. 1.6 miles away); Earliest Church (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cheektowaga.
 
Also see . . .  Bennet Cemetery - Cheektowaga Historical Association & Museum.
Westward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2015
2. Westward
(Submitted on March 14, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2015
3. Eastward
Traffic light is for access to a huge retail plaza.
Bennet Cemetery Marker and Strip Mall image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2015
4. Bennet Cemetery Marker and Strip Mall
Cemetery is behind this strip mall.
Bennet Cemetery Sign image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2015
5. Bennet Cemetery Sign
Bennet Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2015
6. Bennet Cemetery
Picture taken on the last day of the coldest month on record in western New York. Several feet of snow covers the cemetery. White building in background is the Ford dealership.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 14, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 214 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on March 14, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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