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Fredonia in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Pioneer Cemetery

Town of Pomfret

 
 
The Pioneer Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, May 22, 2016
1. The Pioneer Cemetery Marker
Inscription. This site was given by Hezekiah Barker for a cemetery and the first burial here was in 1807. There are 15 known revolutionary soldiers and many other earlier settlers of Pomfret resting here in this Pioneer Cemetery.

This marker placed by the Pomfret Town Board - 1977 Elizabeth L. Crocker - Town Historian
 
Location. 42° 26.587′ N, 79° 19.581′ W. Marker is in Fredonia, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is on East Main Street (U.S. 20). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fredonia NY 14063, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Barker Common (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fredonia #1 (approx. half a mile away); The First Exchange of Hostilities (approx. 3 miles away); To All That Served Honorably (approx. 3.1 miles away); To All Who Served (approx. 3.1 miles away); In Honor of Those Who Served (approx. 3.1 miles away); Eastern Basin Shipwrecks (approx. 3.2 miles away); Birds of the Harbor (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fredonia.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites

 
The Pioneer Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, May 22, 2016
2. The Pioneer Cemetery
Alonzo Hereford Cushing Gravesite image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, May 22, 2016
3. Alonzo Hereford Cushing Gravesite
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 29, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 28, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 127 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 28, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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