“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Churchville, New York

Clickable Map of Monroe County, New York and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Monroe County, NY (394) Genesee County, NY (105) Livingston County, NY (157) Ontario County, NY (157) Orleans County, NY (138) Wayne County, NY (155)  MonroeCounty(394) Monroe County (394)  GeneseeCounty(105) Genesee County (105)  LivingstonCounty(157) Livingston County (157)  OntarioCounty(157) Ontario County (157)  OrleansCounty(138) Orleans County (138)  WayneCounty(155) Wayne County (155)
Rochester is the county seat for Monroe County
Churchville is in Monroe County
      Monroe County (394)  
      Genesee County (105)  
      Livingston County (157)  
      Ontario County (157)  
      Orleans County (138)  
      Wayne County (155)  
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1New York (Monroe County), Churchville — B.T. Roberts
Founded Chili Seminary in 1866. His life and service is honored in the name of Roberts Wesleyan College chartered in 1949Map (db m58044) HM
2New York (Monroe County), Churchville — Early Stage Stop
Here in 1867, the old tavern, stage stop and post office on historic Buffalo Road became the location of Chili Seminary, a school founded in 1866 by Benjamin Titus Roberts as the first educational institution for the Free Methodist Church of North . . . Map (db m58045) HM
3New York (Monroe County), Churchville — Founded 1843
Churchville Graded School occupied this building until 1895. A fine example of the lost art of building with cobblestones.Map (db m58023) HM
4New York (Monroe County), Churchville — Francis E. Willard
Great Temperance Leader was born in house standing on this site Sept. 28, 1839. The Willards left this home for Ohio two years later.Map (db m58041) HM
5New York (Monroe County), Churchville — Hotel Creek
28 settlers spent winter, 1806, in surveyor's cabin called "The Hotel." First Riga home, 1806, by Elihu Church, owner of this landMap (db m58028) HM
6New York (Monroe County), Churchville — In Memoriam
Francis E. Willard Born in Churchville, NY September 1839. Died February 17, 1898. An advocate of temperance who devoted her life to that cause. "By their fruits ye shall know them."Map (db m143533) HM
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7New York (Monroe County), Churchville — Mill Site
Samuel Church, founder of the Village of Churchville, built a saw mill and flour mill on this site in 1810.Map (db m58043) HM
8New York (Monroe County), Churchville — Riga
First known as West Pulteney after Sir William Pulteney, Bath, England. Early land owner: renamed in honor of Riga, Latvia on April 8, 1808 Berkshire, Mass. Pioneers included Richard, Elihu and Samuel Church, who gave their name to Churchville . . . Map (db m108501) HM
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Dec. 1, 2022