De Kalb in Saint Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
War of 1812
80 NYS militiamen encamped
here May 1812 under the
immediate inspection of Lt.
Col. Benedict. After 10 days
they marched to Ogdensburg
Erected 2014 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
Marker series. This marker is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation marker series.
Location. 44° 29.99′ N, 75° 20.552′ W. Marker is in De Kalb, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is on New York State Route 812 0.1 miles north of County Route 17, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. County Route 17 shares State Route 812 for nearly equal short distances north and south of the marker. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2668 State Route 812, De Kalb Junction NY 13630, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The St. Lawrence Plain (approx. 2.4 miles away); DeKalb Junction (approx. 3.4 miles away); Helen Rich (approx. 6½ miles away); Richville Village (approx. 6.6 miles away); Richville Welsh Congregational Church (approx. 6.9 miles away); Township of Oswegatchie World War II Roll of Honor The Ogdensburg Agreement (approx. 8.9 miles away); Canton's Islands / Falls Island in 1898 (approx. 10.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in De Kalb.
Also see . . . De Kalb's Own General, Thomas Benedict - Town of De Kalb Historian. (Submitted on September 13, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Categories. • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 12, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 226 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 12, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.