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Canoga in Seneca County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Red Jacket

 
 
Red Jacket Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Olson, May 25, 2008
1. Red Jacket Marker
Inscription.

Was born here about 1758.
The famous Indian orator
and Seneca Chief sought to
preserve peace with U.S.
Died in Buffalo in 1830.

 
Erected 1956 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 51.895′ N, 76° 44.894′ W. Marker is in Canoga, New York, in Seneca County. Marker is on New York State Route 89 0.3 miles from Cemetery Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Seneca Falls NY 13148, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Red Jacket. (within shouting distance of this marker); Canoga Cemetery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Canoga Creek (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gar-Non-De-Yo (approx. 0.8 miles away); "A Very Pretty Indian Town of Ten Houses" (approx. 0.8 miles away); Potter Inn Farm (approx. 3.6 miles away); Old Genesee Stage Route (approx. 3.6 miles away); Captain Charles B. Randolph (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canoga.
 
Categories. Native AmericansNotable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Red Jacket Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Olson, May 25, 2008
2. Red Jacket Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 6, 2008, by Bryan Olson of Syracuse, New York. This page has been viewed 799 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 6, 2008, by Bryan Olson of Syracuse, New York. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.
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