Historic Marker Text
Year Approved
Location
City/Town
BIRTHPLACE OF
DR. JAMES HENRY SALISBURY
1823. PIONEER IN GERM THEORY
RESEARCH. INVENTED SALISBURY
STEAK TO COMBAT ILLNESS
IN CIVIL WAR SOLDIERS.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2016
2016 6192 Stevens Road                     Lat 42.705518 Long -76.184521 Town of Scott
EARLY SAWMILL
ON THIS SITE 1814 - CA. 1898
HOME OF HEIL TANNER
INCLUDED GRISTMILL 
AND CIDER MILL.
PROPERTY IN FAMILY UNTIL 1995
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2015
2015 5779 Cheningo Solon Pond Road

Lat N42° 34' 6.478" Long W75° 53' 44.458"
Cincinnatus
TAYLOR
WESLEYAN CHURCH
ORIGINALLY FIRST METHODIST
EPISCOPAL CINCINNATUS SOLON
LAND DEEDED 1832
BUILT C 1835
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 3279 State Route 26

Lat N42° 33' 54.07" Long W75° 53' 35.305
Cincinnatus
PHELPS-FIELD CEMETERY
BURIALS 1828-1920
REVOLUTIONARY WAR VETERAN
EDWARD HEDGER AND
CIVIL WAR VETERAN
HENRY J. MUDGE BURIED HERE
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 4673 Telephone Road

Lat N42° 35' 6.738" Long W75° 58' 3.752"
Cincinnatus
METHODIST
EPISCOPAL SOCIETY EST. 1833
CHURCH CONSTRUCTED
ON THIS SITE CA. 1845
RE-ESTABLISHED 1999 AS
THE CHURCH AT FREETOWN.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 2405 Church Lane

Lat N42° 31' 24.294" Long W76° 2' 14.805"
Freetown
BENTLEY FAMILY
AKA HAWLEY BURIAL GROUND
EARLY BURIALS IN MID 1820S
AND FINAL RESTING PLACE OF
REVOLUTIONARY WAR SOLDIERS
HENRY AND JACOBUS BUSH
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2013
2013 3788 Taylor Valley Road

Lat. N42° 35' 24.433" Long W75° 56' 45.435"
Taylor
SITE OF
SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH OF
SOLON NOW TAYLOR
LEASED IN 1843 TO
TRUSTEES SMITH BENNETT
ALLEN CASS & AMASA HOLMES
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2013
2013 Taylor Valley Road

Lat N42° 34' 9.056" Long W 75° 54' 30.607"
Taylor
EARLY TAVERN
OWNED BY PHYLANDER KINGSBURY
BETWEEN 1844 AND 1869.
TAVERN KEEPER, BLACKSMITH,
AND UNION VALLEY POSTMASTER
APPOINTED 1857 BY BUCHANAN
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2013
2013 4696 Union Valley Road

Lat N 42° 38' 1.494" Long W 75° 53' 2.827"
DeRuyter
FIRST STORE
SITE OF EARLY GENERAL STORE
EST. CA 1824 BY LEVI & ENOS
HALBERT.  RUN BY HALBERT &
GILBERT.  SOLD IN 1937 TO WM
MATTISON.  BLDG RAZED IN 2004
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION
2012 4692 Union Valley Road

Lat N42° 38' 36.22" Long W75° 52' 45.222"

 
Taylor

CHILDHOOD HOME
AMELIA JENKS BLOOMER
WRITER, SPEAKER & ACTIVIST
TEMPERANCE, ABOLITION AND
WOMEN'S RIGHTS
1818-1894
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION

Click here to read the article "Homer Honors Its Stylich Suffragette" from the dedication held on September 16, 2012.

Click here to read the online version.

2012 43 N Main Street (Rt. 11)

Lat N42° 38' 23.176 Long 76° 10' 37.822"
Homer
BARBER BLOCK
SITE OF JEDEDIAH BARBER'S
THE GREAT WESTERN STORE
BUILT:  1813 BURNED:  1856
REBUILT C. 1863 & BECAME
KEATER OPERA HOUSE IN 1876
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION
2011 Main Street & Wall Street

Lat 42° 38' 13.481 Long 76° 10' 42.382"
Homer
OLD BAPTIST CEMETERY
1820 - 1864
1ST CEMETERY IN MCGRAWVILLE
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION
2011 Adjacent to NYS Rte. 41/
East Main Street

Lat N42° 35' 46.252" Long W76° 5' 35.734
McGraw
FIRST SCHOOL
BUILT IN PREBLE 1801
RUTH THORP, FIRST TEACHER
SERVED THE TOWNS OF
TULLY AND HOMER
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION
2011 East Hill Road (located off East
Homer-Baltimore Road)

Lat N42° 44' 4.484" Long W76° 6' 53.704"
Preble
BURIAL GROUND
SITE OF GRAVES OF
EARLY SETTLERS
CIRCA 1810 - 1850
TAYLOR HISTORICAL SOCIETY
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION
2011 East side of State Route 26 at
mile marker 1127

Lat N42° 34' 1.251" Long W75° 53' 35.71"
Taylor