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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Branchport

 
Clickable Map of Yates 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 Yates County, NY (31) Ontario County, NY (145) Schuyler County, NY (29) Seneca County, NY (91) Steuben County, NY (79)  YatesCounty(31) Yates County (31)  OntarioCounty(145) Ontario County (145)  SchuylerCounty(29) Schuyler County (29)  SenecaCounty(91) Seneca County (91)  SteubenCounty(79) Steuben County (79)
Branchport, New York and Vicinity
    Yates County (31)
    Ontario County (145)
    Schuyler County (29)
    Seneca County (91)
    Steuben County (79)
 
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1New York (Yates County), Branchport — "Ahweyneyoun" (Ah-Wey-Ne-Youn)"Drooping Blue Flower" — Red Jacket's Mother's Name —
Beneath this monument lie the mortal remains of the Mother of Sagoyewatha - Red Jacket Orator and Leader of the Seneca Indians whose domain once included the region about Keuka Lake With his father and mother Red Jacket spent . . . — Map (db m154219) HM
2New York (Yates County), Branchport — Beddoe Tract
7000 acres bought in 1797 by John Beddoe, who added 600 acres for his home on the lake in 1798. He was "John Beddoe of Esperanza" — Map (db m139646) HM
3New York (Yates County), Branchport — Bluff Point & Keuka Lake Geology
The Seabed Became A Plateau The Keuka Lake region belongs to a topographic province called the Allegheny Plateau. The shale and sandstone formations found here represent mud and sand deposits that settled on a shallow sea floor . . . — Map (db m154222) HM
4New York (Yates County), Branchport — Bluff Point & Keuka Lake History
Names Tell a Story Keuka Lake’s distinctive “Y” shape led early European settlers to call it “Crooked Lake,” perhaps believing one of the Native American names for the lake, Keuka, meant “Crooked.” . . . — Map (db m139746) HM
5New York (Yates County), Branchport — Red Jacket
Near this spot stood cabin home occupied by parents of noted Seneca chief Red Jacket, 1752. His mother's grave is here. — Map (db m139645) HM
6New York (Yates County), Branchport — St. Luke's Episcopal ChurchBranchport, New York — 1866 —
has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior — Map (db m154220) HM
7New York (Yates County), Branchport — 523 — Trolley Depot
Site of Penn Yan, Keuka Park & Branchport Railway Depot. An electric passenger trolley ran here from 1897 to 1927. Freight service until 1928. — Map (db m127577) HM
8New York (Yates County), Branchport — Veterans Memorial"Lest We Forget"
Dedicated to the men and women from the Town of Jerusalem who served their country in time of need. Dedicated 5-30-2004 — Map (db m154221) WM
 
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