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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Ontario County, New York

 
Clickable Map of Ontario County, New York and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Ontario County, NY (180) Livingston County, NY (161) Monroe County, NY (421) Seneca County, NY (110) Steuben County, NY (108) Wayne County, NY (171) Yates County, NY (41)  OntarioCounty(180) Ontario County (180)  LivingstonCounty(161) Livingston County (161)  MonroeCounty(421) Monroe County (421)  SenecaCounty(110) Seneca County (110)  SteubenCounty(108) Steuben County (108)  WayneCounty(171) Wayne County (171)  YatesCounty(41) Yates County (41)
Canandaigua is the county seat for Ontario County
Adjacent to Ontario County, New York
      Livingston County (161)  
      Monroe County (421)  
      Seneca County (110)  
      Steuben County (108)  
      Wayne County (171)  
      Yates County (41)  
 
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1 New York, Ontario County, Bloomfield — A Memorial
[1] This plaque is a memorial to these Bloomfield veterans who lost their lives in Viet Nam. James Saxby, Joseph Williams, Douglas Silvernail. [3] This plaque is a memorial to these Bloomfield veterans who lost their lives in WWII. Raymond . . . Map (db m125971) WM
2 New York, Ontario County, Bloomfield — East Bloomfield Academy
Erected 1837-38. Restoration started 1969. Dedicated 1974 in honor of Mrs. Frank H. Steele, town of East Bloomfield Historian and founder and organizer of the Historical Society, Town of East Bloomfield, 1966. Benefactor to this and other deserving . . . Map (db m125527) HM
3 New York, Ontario County, Bloomfield — East Bloomfield to the Memory of her Sons
East Bloomfield To the memory of her sons who died in defence of the Union 1861-5 Peninsula Richmond 85. Regt. N.Y. Vols. Co. B. Lieut. Amos Brunson Died. Bottoms Bridge, Va. May 24, 1862 Serg. John Buell Died. Andersonville, Ga. Sept. . . . Map (db m125793) WM
4 New York, Ontario County, Bloomfield — First Congregational Church
has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior. 1837Map (db m125525) HM
5 New York, Ontario County, Bloomfield — First Town Hall
First Town Hall Built c. 1841. Listed on State & National Registers of Historic Places through the diligent work of Ginny Schroeder Town Historian 2006-2014 Map (db m125528) HM
6 New York, Ontario County, Bloomfield — 765 — Town of Bloomfield
Ca. 1789. John Adams arrived with family & several others. Built 3 log homes near this site, in what later became town of East Bloomfield.Map (db m194889) HM
7 New York, Ontario County, Bristol — Burning Springs
Burning Springs Charted on earliest maps of North America after LaSalle's visit August 1669. Caused by escaping natural gas. Once a mystery to visitors. Map (db m125506) HM
8 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — "We Stand Together"September 11, 2001 — Lest We Forget —
Twin Towers ArtifactMap (db m246243) WM
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9 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — 200 Years of Peace and Friendship
November 11 Canandaigua Pickering Treaty 1794 - 1994 Solemn agreements were renewed between the United States of America and the Haudenosaunee (Six Nations of Indians). U.S.A. Representative Congresswoman Louise Slaughter conveyed a message, . . . Map (db m63998) HM
10 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Austin StewardMan of Integrity 1793 - February 15, 1869
1793 - Born a slave in Prince William County, Virginia and brought to Sodus and Bath, New York where he self emancipated by flight. With the assistance from the Quaker community he gained legal freedom to become a great abolitionist, . . . Map (db m142211) HM
11 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Blue & White Garden
The Blue & White Garden was also called the “Intimate Garden” by Mary Clark Thompson. Constructed in 1912, it was the first of three garden rooms designed by Mary Clark Thompson’s landscape architect John Handrahan and was built adjacent to the . . . Map (db m135674) HM
12 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Boathouse History
The City Pier was built in 1848, and the first boathouses were built during the 1850s. Simple wooden boathouses contained mostly small skiffs while larger ones housed sculling shells, sailing and steam yachts. By 1888, over eighty boathouses were . . . Map (db m63990) HM
13 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Canandaigua
Canandaigua Indian village destroyed by Sullivan 1779 Map (db m125524) HM
14 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Canandaigua City HallHistoric Building — 1991 Preservation Award —
[Title is text]Map (db m246153) HM
15 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — City of CanandaiguaHistory Happened Here — The Business District —
1789-1820's When Canandaigua was founded in 1789, Downtown served as the location at the land office for the Phelps-Gorham Purchase. The Downtown also served as a commercial center for new settlers and as a stopover for travelers in . . . Map (db m64554) HM
16 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Commons ParkHistory Happened Here
In the 19th Century, Canandaigua was such an important stop between the east and the emerging western frontier. It is hard to imagine the enormous footprint of the Webster Hotel that serviced all those weary travelers. The Corner of Main and . . . Map (db m246231) HM
17 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Earl ColeatesIn Appreciation Of
Former Mayor of the City of Canandaigua & Founding President of the Boathouse Owner's Association For Earl's dedication and unwavering determination to preserve and protect the City Pier Boathouses and to make improvements on the City . . . Map (db m246207) HM
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18 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Granger Homestead
Home of Gideon Granger Postmaster Gen. in cabinets of Jefferson & Madison resident here 1814-1822Map (db m63987) HM
19 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Haudenosaunee Family
To the families of the Seneca Nation, the Haudenosaunee who first inhabited this region and lived quietly leaving a rich heritage of spirituality, language, culture and trade. A tribute to the birthplace of the Onondowahgah, the people of . . . Map (db m146469) HM
20 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Historic Canandaigua Public Square
Oliver Phelps and Nathaniel Gorham, developers who purchased most of Western New York in 1789, made Canandaigua the seat of Ontario County, which was later divided into thirteen counties. They donated this "Village Green" with the stipulation . . . Map (db m64555) HM
21 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — History Happened Here
[References top two left photos] The corner of Main and Coach Streets has been home to two impressive hotels over the years. The first hotel, the Franklin House, was destroyed by fire in 1860. The Webster House replaced that . . . Map (db m246234) HM
22 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Japanese Garden
This hill and water style garden was created in 1906. Within a period of just six months, landscape designer K. Wadamori and seven workmen from Japan transformed a hillside into a traditional Japanese landscape, using ponds, streams, hills, stones, . . . Map (db m135683) HM
23 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Japanese Garden & Tea House
Over a six-month period in 1906, a crew of seven Japanese workers led by landscape designer K. Wadamori, sculpted what was previously a one-acre apple orchard into an authentic Japanese Garden. They transformed a gently-sloping lawn into a garden . . . Map (db m135682) HM
24 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — 42 — Lafayette's TourThe Lafayette Trail — Mapping The Farewell Tour —
On June 7, 1825, General Lafayette was greeted at the local hotel and spent the night a the nearby mansion of John Grieg.Map (db m246248) HM
25 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Mary Lee Clark Thompson"Lady Bountiful" — (1835-1923) —
On June 14, 1904, local philanthropist, Mary Lee Clark Thompson officially opened the F.F. Thompson Hospital and gave it to the community in memory of her husband, Frederick Ferris Thompson. This sculpture symbolizes and honors Mrs. . . . Map (db m246226) HM
26 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Moonlight Garden
The Moonlight Garden was the last and smallest of three garden rooms that landscape architect John Handrahan designed and built for Mary Clark Thompson, probably in 1916. Located near the mansion, it was surrounded by an oval-shaped hedge. His plans . . . Map (db m135676) HM
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27 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Old-Fashioned Garden
This garden, planted in 1905, features a large assortment of blooming flowers, which can be found here from early spring into the fall months. The floral picture continually changes. The pattern for this garden is a quincunx, which is a geometric . . . Map (db m135679) HM
28 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Pansey Garden
The 60-foot by 60-foot Pansy Garden was designed in 1913 by landscape architect John Handrahan. It was the second of three garden rooms he created near the mansion between 1911 and 1916 for Mark Clark Thompson. Visitors entered the garden from the . . . Map (db m135675) HM
29 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Pat Rini RohrerProfessional Artist • Art Educator — Founder of Art Events —
In recognition of Patricia Rini Rohrer's dedication and support to enrich our community through the visual arts.Map (db m246222) HM
30 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — 732 — Patriot Burials
Hunn Cemetery Burials as early as ca. 1799. Twelve Revolutionary War veterans interred here 1801-1849.Map (db m185745) HM
31 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Rock Garden
This garden evolved over a number of years from three distinct gardens, namely, the Rock, Wild, and Lily, which were completed around 1911. The uppermost level is where the summerhouse sits. In 1914, the second phase expanded the garden with an . . . Map (db m135681) HM
32 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Routes of the Armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton 1779
An expedition against the hostile Indian nations which checked the aggressions of the English and Indians on the frontiers of New York and Pennsylvania, extending westward the dominion of the United StatesMap (db m61893) HM
33 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — 179 — Sonnenberg Gardens
Sonnenberg Gardens has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973 by the United States Department of InteriorMap (db m157803) HM
34 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Squaw Island
The Island beyond this pier is known as Squaw Island, the smallest State Park in New York State. This area is the birth place of the Seneca Indian Nation, Keepers of the Western Gate of the Iroquois League. According to legend, the wives and . . . Map (db m61906) HM
35 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Step Back in Time Mural
1 Roseland Amusement Park "The Playground of the Finger Lakes," opened in 1925. Its original dancehall was named after the Roseland Ballroom in New York City. Created by William Muar, whose home still stands near the old outlet bridge, the . . . Map (db m246171) HM
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36 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — 126 — Susan B. AnthonyNational Votes for Women Trail — Road to the 19th Amendment —
Tried here in federal court on June 17-18, 1873 for illegal voting. Judge directed jury to give guilty verdict and issued $100 fine.Map (db m246100) HM
37 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — The Business DistrictHistory Happened Here — City of Canandaigua —
1789-1820's When Canandaigua was founded in 1789, Downtown served as the location of the land office for the Phelps-Gorham Purchase. The Downtown also served as a commercial center for new settlers and as a stopover for travelers in . . . Map (db m246106) HM
38 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — The Chamber LotHistory Happened Here
Horses, cutters and sleighs crowd Main Street in front of the Flannigan Building at left. Flannigan's specialized in fresh seafood brought in from the east and drew diners from near and far. In 1963, it was torn down to create parking for the . . . Map (db m246218) HM
39 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — The History of St. Mary's Church
[Timeline] - 1840 St. Marys Parish formed - 1844 Original St. Mary's Church built - 1852 First St. Mary's Rectory completed - 1873 Granger property on North Main Street acquired - 1873 St. Mary's Convent founded - 1880 First St. . . . Map (db m246223) HM
40 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — The Last General Council of the United States
The Last General Council of the United States with the Iroquois Confederacy was held in Canandaigua, and the resultant treaty was signed November 11, 1794, by U.S. Agent Timothy Pickering Sachems and Warriors Farmer's Brother Cornplanter, Red . . . Map (db m63999) HM
41 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — The Peacock House/Aviary
This structure, the last remaining portion of the Aviary Complex, served as the Peacock House. The original cluster of buildings included the Jay, Pheasant, and Parrot Houses as well as an aviary connected to a vast flying cage 30 feet high and 50 . . . Map (db m135680) HM
42 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — The RailroadHelping Canandaigua Grow
The first train to come into Canandaigua was on September 12, 1840 via the Rochester-Auburn Railroad. Canandaigua continued to grow as a transportation hub through the century. At its peak, 36 passenger trains entered and departed from . . . Map (db m246150) HM
43 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Trail of Remembrance Veterans Memorial"Freedom Is Not Free" — Dedicated 7-1-2000 —
Dedicated to men and women and families that gave their all for freedoms we all enjoy today [Armed Services Emblems] COLONIAL WARS 1689-1764 Outbreak of Hostilities: May 7, 1689 American Casualties Killed in Action: Unknown . . . Map (db m246256) WM
44 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Veterans MemorialForget Me Not
Dedicated in memory of all members of the Armed Forces of the United States who so honorably served their country during peace & warMap (db m246154) WM
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45 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — Village Square Building
This site, south of the Square, was purchased from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in 1788 by Nathaniel Gorham and Oliver Phelps. Here stood the first land office in America and the home of Oliver Phelps. This building, erected by . . . Map (db m246102) HM
46 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua — 254 — World War IISite of Aerial Observation Post 1942-1944 established by Army.
Local volunteers, supervised by Grace Bigham, watched for enemy aircraft.Map (db m204511) HM
47 New York, Ontario County, Canandaigua, VA Medical Center — Revolutionary War Tree
. . . Map (db m244076) HM
48 New York, Ontario County, Clifton Springs — Orleans
Settled in the 1790's by Warner, Wheat, Rice, Baggerly, Whitney families 32 businesses here in 1845 Disastrous fire in 1910Map (db m238806) HM
49 New York, Ontario County, Clifton Springs — Peirce Pavillion 2
The original Peirce Pavilion was constructed in 1880 on the North East corner of Main and Spring Streets surrounding a major sulphur spring. It was these sulphur springs that made the growth of Clifton Springs Sanitarium possible and which in turn . . . Map (db m64949) HM
50 New York, Ontario County, East Bloomfield — 1656 Chapel of St. Michael 1656Village of Gandougarae — Joseph Chauminot First Missionary —
Nearby this very spot. Place where most of the Huron captives were brought after the Senecas destroyed and burned their homes in Huronia, 1649. (Midland) Where the chapel of St. Ignace, St. Marie and St. Joseph together with the murder of the Jesuit . . . Map (db m125507) HM
51 New York, Ontario County, East Bloomfield — 889 — Former Academy
Co-educational boarding school 1839-1909. Later became Crance Hall. Acquired by East Bloomfield Historical Society in 1970.Map (db m204320) HM
52 New York, Ontario County, East Bloomfield — Gandougarae
Near this spot stood a village of Huron christians, captives of the Senecas. Father Chaumonot said here in 1656: "Myself I gave as a guarantee of the truth I preach." In a new chapel, dedicated Nov. 3, 1669, Father Fremin said, "I beseech you, . . . Map (db m125508) HM
53 New York, Ontario County, East Bloomfield — Gandougarae
Gandougarae Town of captive Hurons stood near here. Destroyed by Denonville July 17, 1687. Earliest Christian community in Genesee country. Map (db m125509) HM
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54 New York, Ontario County, East Bloomfield — 795 — Holloway's Inn
This tavern & inn built prior to 1813 by Peter Holloway, a blacksmith. Located on former Ontario & Genesee Turnpike.Map (db m194835) HM
55 New York, Ontario County, East Bloomfield — The Seneca Indian Village of Gandougarae
The Seneca Indian Village of Gandougarae Later the Jesuit mission of St. Michael was situated near this spot in the township of East Bloomfield. Mass was said here by Fr. Fremen November 3, 1669 Visited by La Salle in 1669 Found burning . . . Map (db m157588) HM
56 New York, Ontario County, Farmington — 1788 Survey
1788 Survey 4 towns, 3 counties meet near this site. Starting point for survey of Phelps & Gorham Purchase done by Co. Hugn Maxwell in 1788. Map (db m126144) HM
57 New York, Ontario County, Farmington — Farmington Quaker Crossroads Historic District
Farmington Quaker Crossroads Historic District has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2007 by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m157451) HM
58 New York, Ontario County, Farmington — Friends Meeting House
The earliest Friends Meeting House West of Utica was built of logs near this spot by pioneers 1796 A frame structure 1804 was replaced 1876 by the present building. A larger meeting house built opposite this site accommodated the yearly . . . Map (db m157455) HM
59 New York, Ontario County, Farmington — Hathaway Home
Home and framed barns built 1793 by Isaac Hathaway, a Revolutionary War veteran, and first town clerk. Site of stage and trolley stop.Map (db m68616) HM
60 New York, Ontario County, Farmington — Herendeen Homestead
Heredeen Homestead Built by James Herendeen 1832. Entrance porch added by Josephine Herendeen 1932. Map (db m125530) HM
61 New York, Ontario County, Farmington — In Honor of All Veterans
Dedicated by the Farmington Vietnam War Commemorative Committee in honor of all veterans from all wars.Map (db m125522) WM
62 New York, Ontario County, Farmington — Lapham Home
Lapham Home Elbridge Lapham born 1814 in Farmington New York appointed U.S. Senator from NYS served 1881 to 1885 succeeding Roscoe Conkling. Map (db m125533) HM
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63 New York, Ontario County, Farmington — Old Red Mill
Site of a grist mill, built in 1813 by Sunderland Pattison of Farmington. Destroyed by fire in 1945.Map (db m157447) HM
64 New York, Ontario County, Farmington — 23 — Pumpkin Hook — Legends & Lore —
In early 1800s, Pumpkins were stolen or "hooked" from a visiting farmer's wagon and set on porches around hamlet as a prank.Map (db m157446) HM
65 New York, Ontario County, Farmington — Smith's Mill
Smith's Mill Near this site Jacob Smith erected the first grist mill in Farmington, 1793, Anannias McMillan, builder. Map (db m125534) HM
66 New York, Ontario County, Farmington — Town Hall Site
Town Hall Site First Town Hall built near center of town in 1833. Highway shed built in 1852. Buildings torn down in 1966. Site became Town Park 1970. Map (db m125532) HM
67 New York, Ontario County, Fishers — Park Place
Built by Simeon Parks April 1813, who cleared a large tract of land. Famous plank road went by here. State Department of Education 1935Map (db m90714) HM
68 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — B.P.O. Elks No. 1054
Certified House of Architectural MeritMap (db m104944) HM
69 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Cayuga-Seneca Canal Entrance
At this point in 1828, water from Seneca Lake was first released into the newly constructed Cayuga-Seneca Canal, forming a navigable link to the Erie Canal. The waterway enabled commerce to flow between Seneca and the Hudson River and soon became an . . . Map (db m60113) HM
70 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Deceased Veterans Memorial
In memory of All Deceased VeteransMap (db m104909) WM
71 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Fay & Bowen Engine Company
Known for its boats, the Fay & Bowen Engine Company built quality pleasure craft and marine and industrial engines near this site from 1904 to 1929. Fay & Bowen sold launches and runabouts worldwide that earned them the reputation - "None Better . . . Map (db m60111) HM
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72 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Geneva Hotel
Site of Geneva Hotel Erected 1796 by Capt. Charles WilliamsonMap (db m60096) HM
73 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Korean War and Cold War Memorial
. . . Map (db m104948) WM
74 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — 364 — Lochland
Former home of women's rights supporters Elizabeth Smith Miller & Anne Fitzhugh Miller. Established Geneva Political Equity Club In 1897.Map (db m185826) HM
75 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Log House
Site of Log House erected in 1787 later know as Clark Jennings TavernMap (db m60128) HM
76 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Medical College
Site of Geneva Medical College Eliz. Blackwell received here in 1849 the first degree of M.D. ever conferred upon a woman.Map (db m60095) HM
77 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Pathmark GenevaElizabeth Blackwell
Elizabeth Blackwell, a pioneer of modern, preventative medicine and the first woman in the United States to receive a medical degree, graduated at the top of her class from the Medical Institute of Geneva College in 1849. Three years later, in 1852 . . . Map (db m60099) HM
78 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Pathmark GenevaThe Willows
The Willows along Seneca Lake date back to the 1890's. Additional trees were planted by the Winnek Post 396 of the American Legion after World War I to honor the lives lost in that war. The original Route 5 & 20 ran just a few feet from these trees . . . Map (db m60102) HM
79 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Pathmark GenevaThe First Railroad
The first railroad appeared in Geneva in 1841. By the 1870's, railroads ran in all directions from Geneva. Over the years, the rail system expanded to include industrial and passenger service. Today the rail system is still used to bring raw . . . Map (db m60123) HM
80 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Pathmark GenevaSeneca Lake
The deepest of the eleven Finger Lakes, Seneca Lake measures 36 miles long, an average of three miles wide, and 618 feet deep at the deepest point. Because of its depth, the lake has frozen completely only four times since this region was . . . Map (db m60124) HM
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81 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Pathmark GenevaSteamboats
At least 15 steamboats were built between 1828 and 1906 to run on Seneca Lake. The Lake's first steamboat, the Seneca Chief made its maiden voyage the length of the lake and back on July 3, 1828. Operated by Geneva Merchants, John B. and Robert . . . Map (db m60126) HM
82 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Pulteney Land Office
Site of Pulteney Land Office. Capt. Charles Williamson opened office here in 1782 to develop “Genesee Tract”Map (db m166370) HM
83 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Routes of the armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton,1779
An expedition against the hostile Indian nations which checked the aggressions of the English and Indians on the frontiers of New York and Pennsylvania, extending westward the dominion of the United States.Map (db m68624) HM WM
84 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Sampson Naval Training Station Veterans
In honor of the men and women who served at the Sampson Naval Training Station, Route 96A, Sampson, New York during its operation from 1942 to 1946 Dedicated this 10th day of September 1988 by the Waterloo VFW Post #6433. Anchor . . . Map (db m104734) WM
85 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Smith's Opera House
Geneva Historical Society Building of Architectural Merit Historic Building Preservation Award 1995 Ontario County Historical SocietyMap (db m104720) HM
86 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Soldiers • Sailors Memorial Library
To every hero of her every war the American nation is gratefulMap (db m104935) WM
87 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — The Steamer "Seneca"
The boat was built in 1883 by Alonzo and Benjamin Springstead. The Seneca was once the fastest ship on the lake. It plied the waters of Seneca Lake until 1908. [Donors not transcribed] The Mural Produced by the Finger Lakes . . . Map (db m104719) HM
88 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — Vietnam War Memorial
. . . Map (db m104949) WM
89 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — War Memorial

Erected to the memory of Geneva Patriots who served our nation in her wars that freedom might remain our most cherished heritage Dedicated May 30 1939 Jean McKay sculptress Thomas Lyon White . . . Map (db m104992) HM

90 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — 254 — Washington Street
Cemetery est. 1832. Notable citizens & veterans including Gen. Joseph Swift and Col. Eliakim Sherrill buried here.Map (db m166369) HM
91 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — World War I Memorial
Honoring those who gave their lives World War I 1914 - 1918 [Roll of Honored Dead] ———————————————————— Korea • . . . Map (db m104950) WM
92 New York, Ontario County, Geneva — World War II Memorial
Honoring those who gave their lives in World War II 1941 - 1945 [Roll of Honored Dead] ———————————————— Dedicated to all who served . . . Map (db m104947) WM
93 New York, Ontario County, Gorham — Gorham Mill
Water powered grist mill owner Levi Benton Jr. 1809 burned 1868 rebuilt 1869 burned 1941Map (db m185814) HM
94 New York, Ontario County, Manchester — Apple Orchard
Apple Orchard On 22 September 1823, Joseph Smith Jr, was harvesting wheat with his father and brothers when he was overcome by exhaustion from the visits of the angel Moroni the previous night in the log home. His father sent him home to rest. His . . . Map (db m117640) HM
95 New York, Ontario County, Manchester — Cooper Shop
Cooper Shop The Smith family built a cooper shop on Stafford Road where, under the direction of Joseph Smith Sr., a competent copper, they made and repaired barrels, kegs, buckets, and tubs. They found a ready market for their wares, particularly . . . Map (db m117629) HM
96 New York, Ontario County, Manchester — Manchester Veterans Memorial
In Grateful Tribute To The Men And Women Of Manchester New York Who Served In The Armed Forces Of Our CountryMap (db m142209) WM
97 New York, Ontario County, Manchester — Smith Farm
Smith Farm In just twelve years, the Smiths turned their hundred acres of forest into a farm that provided for their needs and stood as a monument to their family unity, thrift, and exemplary work habits. Wood Lots. Forty acres of wood lot . . . Map (db m117624) HM
98 New York, Ontario County, Manchester — The Frame Home
The Frame Home The Smith's oldest son, Alvin, planned the construction of this handsome New England-style farmhouse to provide for his future family and to care for his parents in their elderly years. Having apprenticed as a builder, he managed . . . Map (db m117631) HM
99 New York, Ontario County, Manchester — Threshing Barn
Threshing Barn A barn was essential to the success of the Smith farm. Soon after moving into the log home, the likely built a threshing barn on the 100-acre farm. The wooden floor of the central bay was used to thresh grain crops like wheat, . . . Map (db m117627) HM
100 New York, Ontario County, Naples — First Church
On this site was organized the "First Religious Compact of Middletown 1800". The church was built in 1824Map (db m64936) HM

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