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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Schoharie

 
Clickable Map of Schoharie 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 Schoharie County, NY (112) Albany County, NY (332) Delaware County, NY (70) Greene County, NY (95) Montgomery County, NY (185) Otsego County, NY (56) Schenectady County, NY (159)  SchoharieCounty(112) Schoharie County (112)  AlbanyCounty(332) Albany County (332)  DelawareCounty(70) Delaware County (70)  GreeneCounty(95) Greene County (95)  MontgomeryCounty(185) Montgomery County (185)  OtsegoCounty(56) Otsego County (56)  SchenectadyCounty(159) Schenectady County (159)
Schoharie, New York and Vicinity
    Schoharie County (112)
    Albany County (332)
    Delaware County (70)
    Greene County (95)
    Montgomery County (185)
    Otsego County (56)
    Schenectady County (159)
 
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1New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Bridge No. 1
Bridge No. 1 Town of Schoharie 1982 Dedicated To Dr. Wim Van Eekeren Who Conceived The Idea Of A Covered Bridge And Made It A Reality — Map (db m145448) HM
2New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Capt. George Rechtmyer
On this site Dwelt Capt. George Rechtmyer defender of Middle Fort October 17, 1780 in command at Ft. Duboise June 3, 1779 — Map (db m130274) HM
3New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Civil War Nurse
Civil War Nurse Catherine Lawrence 1820 - 1904 Civil War nurse, teacher, missionary, and temperance lecturer. Born in Schoharie, buried in this cemetery. — Map (db m129366) WM
4New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Col. Peter Vroman
Revolutionary War staff and soldiers 15th Regiment Albany County Militia — Map (db m129274) HM
5New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Colonel John Harper
Born Boston, Mass. 1734 - died Harpersfield, N.Y. 1811 Frontiersman, Soldier and Patriot Protector of the frontiers during the Revolution Commandant of Schoharie Fort, 1777 Captain Rangers July 17, 1777 Guide of Gen. James Clinton on . . . — Map (db m144239) HM
6New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — David Ellerson1749-1838
Memorial to David Ellerson 1749 -1838 Schoharie County Revolutionary hero, Patriot, soldier, scout Member of Morgan's Rifle corps. Served at Trenton, Monmouth, Saratoga and in Sullivan's campaign. One of the captors of Service, the . . . — Map (db m144245) HM
7New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — David Williams Memorial
Facing Fort Road (Southeast Side): Here rests the remains of David Williams, One of the Captors of Major Andre. Died in Schoharie County August 2nd, 1831 Aged 76 years 6 m's 8 days. He with his . . . — Map (db m52527) HM
8New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Evangelical Lutheran Church
Built 1853. First communion, August 1854. Tangible evidence of faith passed through the ages. — Map (db m131414) HM
9New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — George Mann Tory Tavern
George Mann Tory Tavern Known in Revolutionary Days as “The Brick House at the Forks of the Road.” — Map (db m73249) HM
10New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Gerlach Dorf
Johann Christian Gerlach Palatine listmaster settled near this site in 1717. Gerlach along with most of this dorf's Palatines removed to the Mohawk Valley in 1722-1723. — Map (db m145438) HM
11New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Hartman's Dorf
Founded 1712 by Hartman Winedecker as a home for Palatines. — Map (db m130285) HM
12New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Jacob Snyder House
Jacob Snyder House Known in 1802 as "Yankee Pete Tavern" Original Inn Destroyed During Revolution — Map (db m38285) HM
13New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Johannes BallSite of Home of
Occupied by Continental soldiers during Revolution until completion of Old Stone Fort. — Map (db m132085) HM
14New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Old Stone Fort Museum — Revolutionary War Heritage Trail —
This German Reformed Church (1772) was enclosed by a wooden stockade in 1777 and known as the "Lower Fort." It was attacked by forces under Sir John Johnson and Chief Joseph Brant in October 1780. — Map (db m24733) HM
15New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Old Stone House
Old stone house built about 1772 and used for many years as a tavern. Set on fire by Indians Oct. 17, 1780 while family was in the Old Stone Fort. Patriot soldiers put out the fire. Owned 1803 by Peter P. Snyder and 1833 by Lodowick Fries. — Map (db m145449) HM
16New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Oldest Building
In Schoharie County 1743 Lutheran Parsonage Peter N. Sommers, Dominie First Services Held Sept. 12, 1743 — Map (db m104993) HM
17New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Revolution in the Mohawk ValleyRevolutionary War Heritage Trail
During the American Revolution, almost half of the military actions in New York State occurred along the strategic corridor of the Mohawk Valley. In 1777 British, Native American and Loyalist battalions attacked from the west and north. Defeats at . . . — Map (db m68007) HM
18New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Schoharie
Also called Fountaintown. Original Villages of Brunnen Dorf, Smith's Dorf, Fox Dorf. — Map (db m130245) HM
19New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Schoharie CountyRight in the Heart of New York — Schoharie County —
The history of Schoharie County is rich with stories of accomplishment and courage. Many people mark our early history with the arrival of first Europeans -- German and Dutch settlers who came in 1712. From the beginning, the history of our region . . . — Map (db m144227) HM
20New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Schoharie Free Movies
Site of First Known Free Open-Air Motion Picture Presentations Thursday, June 7, 1917 To Sept. And Each Summer Until Sept. 1930 (See Reverse Side) Sponsored By The Schoharie Board Of Trade Reverse Side: Site Of . . . — Map (db m101958) HM
21New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Schoharie Veterans Memorial
Dedicated To The Memory Of All Veterans — Map (db m145447) WM
22New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Simeon Laraway Mill
Site of Simeon Laraway Mill on Mill Brook. Erected 1737. — Map (db m131402) HM
23New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Site of First School
Site of First School In Schoharie Village Built About 1740 — Map (db m102440) HM
24New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Stone Church Parsonage
The First Home of Rev. Johannis Schuyler, Pastor of the Old Church Fortress For 31 Years. — Map (db m51311) HM
25New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Swarts Tavern
Erected about 1772 Duel Between Philip Schuyler 2d and Josiah Clark Fought Back Of Building in 1820 — Map (db m32197) HM
26New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Throop Drug Store
Established 1800 Oldest Store In County — Map (db m69265) HM
27New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — War in Schoharie CountyRevolutionary War Heritage Trail
During the American Revolution the large wheat farms of the Schoharie Valley supplied the Continental Army, so they were a frequent target of British-allied Loyalists and Iroquois raiding parties. After a Loyalist uprising at the Flockey in 1777, . . . — Map (db m70440) HM
 
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