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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Bethany, New York

 
Clickable Map of Genesee 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 Genesee County, NY (100) Erie County, NY (562) Livingston County, NY (138) Monroe County, NY (369) Niagara County, NY (348) Orleans County, NY (123) Wyoming County, NY (61)  GeneseeCounty(100) Genesee County (100)  ErieCounty(562) Erie County (562)  LivingstonCounty(138) Livingston County (138)  MonroeCounty(369) Monroe County (369)  NiagaraCounty(348) Niagara County (348)  OrleansCounty(123) Orleans County (123)  WyomingCounty(61) Wyoming County (61)
Location of Bethany, New York
    Genesee County (100)
    Erie County (562)
    Livingston County (138)
    Monroe County (369)
    Niagara County (348)
    Orleans County (123)
    Wyoming County (61)
 
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1New York (Genesee County), Bethany — Bethany Town Hall / Bethany World War II Memorial
Bethany Town Hall built 1832. Over the years used as church, academy and Town House. Dedicated to those of the Town of Bethany who gave their lives in World War II. John R. Despard, MMM 2/C; Leonard E. Fuller, 1st. Lt.; Clifford L. Hale, Pvt.; . . . Map (db m75202) HM WM
2New York (Genesee County), Bethany — County Forest1885 1935
First county forest in the state. Begun in 1915 by Genesee Co. 159,500 trees were planted here on poor farm lands prior to 1935.Map (db m77564) HM
3New York (Genesee County), Bethany — Forest Stewardship at The Bethany Park
In the early 1900’s, The Bethany Park and Forest was mostly covered with open fields, with a native northern hardwood forest growing along the sides of Black Creek. By 1938 many of the fields on the east side of the park had been planted with pine . . . Map (db m151441) HM
4New York (Genesee County), Bethany — In Honor of Those Who Served in Vietnam
A living memorial in honor of those who served in Vietname. Living, deceased and those unaccounted for. Army - Air Force - Navy Marines - Coast GuardMap (db m77563) WM
5New York (Genesee County), Bethany — In Memory of George F. Fleming
He instigated the first tree planting in 1915. He continued annual planting for many years. This was the beginning of the Genesee County Park.Map (db m77572) HM
6New York (Genesee County), Bethany — Poor House
Site of Genesee County's poor house for the care of indigent people. Opened in 1827 with a home and a farm containing 106 acresMap (db m75745) HM
7New York (Genesee County), Bethany — 8 — Rolling HillsLegends & Lore
Legends & Lore Rolling Hills This asylum is a nationally known center of supernatural activity. Spirits believed to still roam grounds crossing between this world and next Map (db m140629) HM
 
Apr. 17, 2021