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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Macedon
Macedon, New York and Vicinity
▶ Wayne County (125) ▶ Cayuga County (151) ▶ Monroe County (360) ▶ Ontario County (144) ▶ Seneca County (91)
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| Bullis House Built by Charles H. Bullis ca. 1839. Camp Bullis in Texas named for grandson Gen. John L. Bullis who resided here in his youth. — — Map (db m117614) HM|
|Susan and Elias Doty
suffragists, signed the
Declaration of Sentiments
July 1848 in Seneca Falls — — Map (db m132751) HM|
| Emma B. Sweet 1862-1951. Macedon native, Susan B. Anthony's secretary 1895-1906. Sufferage worker, speaker and advocate for equal rights for all. — — Map (db m117608) HM|
Enlarged Erie Canal Lock 60
The original 1825 Erie Canal (Clinton's Ditch), proved so successful
that in 1841 lock 60 was built as a single chamber as part of a
system wide enlargement. Whereas the "Ditch” . . . — — Map (db m117601) HM|
| Erie Lock 60 Through these hallowed chambers passed untold thousands. Built in 1821 Clinton's Ditch Lock #71 1841 Erie enlargement Lock #60 1874 doubled - 1888 lengthened — — Map (db m61898) HM|
| 1789 Webb and Hannah Harwood first settlers of Macedon pioneer home located near this marker — — Map (db m117599) HM|
|Have you wondered, "What are these boxes and what were they used for?
These boxes have historical value and were used in a variety of ways. In circa 1900
they were used on Onondaga Lake, Syracuse, NY for oil barges to tie up to while
waiting . . . — — Map (db m117606) HM|
| Historic Sites First Baptist Church built 1809 moved to VLG. 1835 Parsonage, bur- ial ground of David & Anna Wilcox great, great grandparents of Win- ston Churchill, School Dist #6 — — Map (db m110026) HM|
| Erected by the people of Macedon in memory of our fallen Civil War soldiers Honoring those who died to preserve the Union during the American Civil War (1861-1865) [left] Lewis B. Knowles, Co. B, 38th N.Y.V.; John Beuger, Co. B, 160th . . . — — Map (db m117613) WM|
| Macedon Academy Est. 1841 to educate in the academics, in character, and in the equality of all people. Frederick Douglass spoke here March 6, 1861. — — Map (db m117598) HM|
| Macedon's Honor Roll In grateful trubute to the local men and women of our armed forces who have or are currently serving their country. This land is rededicated in their memory to remain forever a public park. — — Map (db m117604) WM|
| May 29, 1800 The First Baptist Church of Macedon was organized on this site in the home of Lemuel Spear, a veteran of the Revolution. — — Map (db m117600) HM|
| In remembrance of - The 26 Erie Canal laborers buried here, stricken in 1846. "They built the longest canal, with the least experience, for the most public benefit" — — Map (db m117597) HM|
| Tract 12 range 3 of the
Settled in 1789 by
Webb and Hannah Harwood.
Incorporated 29 Jan. 1823. — — Map (db m157664) HM|
| Underground RR n this area Quaker abolitionist harbored slaves using Ganargua Creek as a gateway to freedom. — — Map (db m117607) HM|
Wayneport Historic Area
At one time known as West Macedon, Wayneport was the
first port in Wayne County east of Rochester on the original
Clinton's Ditch. The first post office in Macedon was located here.
On the south side of . . . — — Map (db m117596) HM|
| Wilcoxen Home Ella S. Wilcoxen 1865-1933 First female graduate of University of Rochester 1901. Teacher & religious worker. Lifelong community resident. — — Map (db m126142) HM|