“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Scottsville, 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
Scottsville 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), Scottsville — Burial Site
Quaker Cemetery bought 1833 from Darius ShadboltMap (db m56833) HM
2New York (Monroe County), Scottsville — Canal Street
Road to Genesee Valley Canal landing and the warehouses of I. Carpenter and Philip Carbutt Canal used 1840 to 1878Map (db m54141) HM
3New York (Monroe County), Scottsville — Chili Cobblestone School Museum
The Chili District No. 4 School was built in 1848 and operated as such until 1952. On September 19, 1965, it was dedicated as a museum. Established by legislation passed February 22, 1822, the Township of Chili is believed to have been named after . . . Map (db m57781) HM
4New York (Monroe County), Scottsville — Cox Ferry
Operated by Joseph Cox 1820 to 1830. Replaced by wooden covered bridge built by Ira Carpenter & used from 1830 to 1870Map (db m54158) HM
5New York (Monroe County), Scottsville — Early House
Built 1838 by Isaac Cox cobblestones selected for size by passing them thru iron rings.Map (db m155943) HM
6New York (Monroe County), Scottsville — Erected 1834
Quaker Meeting House built and used by the Orthodox Quakers 1834-54 by Hicksites 1854-1873 Grange Hall 1937Map (db m56835) HM
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7New York (Monroe County), Scottsville — Feeder Gates
Lock, dam and toll house of Genesee Valley Canal located approximately one hundred feet east Operated 1840 to 1878Map (db m54143) HM
8New York (Monroe County), Scottsville — First House
West of Genesee River built 1700 feet due south, home of “Indian” Allen, 1786, and Peter Sheffer, settler, 1789Map (db m108507) HM
9New York (Monroe County), Scottsville — Genesee ValleyHistoric New York
The Genesee River rises in Pennsylvania and flows northward 150 miles before emptying into Lake Ontario. Starting as a placid stream, the Genesee, in Letchworth State Park, plunges over three impressive cataracts, dropping 300 feet in three miles. . . . Map (db m57085) HM
10New York (Monroe County), Scottsville — Genesee Valley Greenway
A Railroad Takes Over the Canal The Genesee Valley Canal Railroad purchased the Genesee Valley Canal after it closed in 1878 or $100 a mile and began building tracks on the canal's towpath. By the time the line was opened here at . . . Map (db m64946) HM
11New York (Monroe County), Scottsville — Genesee Valley Greenway
Scottsville & Genesee River Canal In the 1830s, farmers and businessmen built a railroad and canal to get their crops, gypsum, and flour from the mills in Caledonia, Mumford, Wheatland Center, and Garbutt to the Genesee River, Rochester, and . . . Map (db m64947) HM
12New York (Monroe County), Scottsville — Isaac Scott
First Scottsville settler from whom Scottsville derives its name buried here. Built log house on present Main Street in 1791.Map (db m64556) HM
13New York (Monroe County), Scottsville — Joseph Morgan
Revolutionary War captain, first settler in Chili in 1792. Supplied seed grain to whole region and set out one of first orchards.Map (db m58017) HM
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14New York (Monroe County), Scottsville — Northampton
First town west of Genesee River organized here 1797 Ebenezer Allan Home 1786 Peter Shaeffer Farm 1789 Terminus Pioneer R.R. 1838Map (db m54146) HM
15New York (Monroe County), Scottsville — Site of First Quaker Meeting House
Quaker Meeting House Town of Wheatland Frame Building 1827 used until 1854 by HicksitesMap (db m56834) HM
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Dec. 1, 2022