“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Lewis County New York Historical Markers

The French Emigres Marker as seen from Rte 3 image, Touch for more information
By Yugoboy, June 26, 2012
The French Emigres Marker as seen from Rte 3
New York (Lewis County), Bonaparte — The French Emigres — Historic New York
Following the social upheavals of the French Revolution and the Napoleonic Era, some French aristocrats sought refuge in the wilderness of Northern New York. The vast Macomb Purchase provided lands for speculators who sold to French promoters. In . . . — Map (db m57116) HM
New York (Lewis County), Copenhagen — Copenhagen Civil War Memorial
They need no monument those who fought and died for their country, but their country ever needs the memory and inspiration of their example. In honor of the boys in blue. — Map (db m66874) WM
New York (Lewis County), Lowville — Lewis County Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument
South Side (Top) - Erected 1883 (Base) - FIVE FORKS South side names: L. Madrid • Thomas Allen • Joseph Butts • A.W. Allen • Seth Squires • Fred. Koster • John Major • William Barnes • A. Dunaway • C.H. Perkins • M. Sprague • . . . — Map (db m50519) HM
New York (Lewis County), Lowville — Stone Church
Built in 1831 after two previous buildings burned within three years. First Presbyterian Church, Lowville, NY — Map (db m80308) HM
New York (Lewis County), Martinsburg — Greystone Manor
Erected 1803-1805 Home of Gen Walter Martin industrial, religious, civic and educational leader in Lewis County — Map (db m82411) HM

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