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Montezuma in Cayuga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Early Cemetery

 
 
Early Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 16, 2015
1. Early Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
Early Cemetery
Old Montezuma Cemetery
Revolutionary War veteran
Richard Damewood buried
here 1850. Served at seige
of British at Yorktown.

 
Erected 2014 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
 
Location. 43° 0.681′ N, 76° 42.178′ W. Marker is in Montezuma, New York, in Cayuga County. Marker is on New York State Route 90 0.1 miles north of Erie Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Montezuma NY 13117, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Erie Canal (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Opened in 1828 (about 300 feet away); Montezuma Heritage Park (about 300 feet away); A Landmark and Pride in Our Community (about 300 feet away); Montezuma (about 500 feet away); Early Aqueduct (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mentz Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Port Byron's Lock 52 (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montezuma.
 
Also see . . .  Cemeteries - Montezuma Historical Society. (Submitted on May 21, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 16, 2015
2. Northward
Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 16, 2015
3. Southward
Old Montezuma Cemetery & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 16, 2015
4. Old Montezuma Cemetery & Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 21, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 203 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 21, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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