Auriesville in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Apostle of the Mohawks
At Their Castle
On This Site
Born at Orleans, France
Text on the Right (West) Plaque:
Long and Cruel Torture
Freed by the Dutch
at Fort Orange
By Domine Megapolensis
Text on the Back (South) Plaque:
Order of the Alhambra
Supreme Commander - John T. Ryan - Buffalo
Vice Supreme Commander - Joseph P. MacSweeney - Rochester
Supreme Chamberlain - William A. Schwab - New York City
Supreme Scribe - Anton B. Neubaur - Albany
Supreme Organizer - James A. Ryan - Boston
Supreme Captain of Guard - W.W. Johenning - Baltimore
Joseph T. Gleason - Brooklyn
James J. Kelly - Chicago
William J. Butler - Wilkes-Barre
James A. Quinn - Albany
Text on the Left (East) Plaque:
Envoy of Peace
for the Faith
on the hill above
October 18, 1646
Erected 1922 by the Order of the Alhambra.
Location. 42° 55.673′ N, 74° 18.246′ W. Marker is in Auriesville, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is on New York State Route 5S east of Noeltner Road (County Route 164), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. This marker is very near the southeast corner of the intersection between county road 164 and state route 5S, and is very near the site of the Martyrs Shrine. Marker is in this post office area: Auriesville NY 12016, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kateri Tekakwitha (within shouting distance of this marker); Ossernenon (within shouting distance of this marker); The National Martyrs' Shrine of America Lock 30 (approx. 1.3 miles away); Schoharie Crossing (approx. 1.4 miles away); Once A Farm (approx. 1.4 miles away); In the Wake of Hurricane Irene (approx. 1.4 miles away); Site of First Bridge (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Auriesville.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 7, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 173 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on September 8, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.