Historic Marker Text
Year Approved
Location
City/Town
BIRTHPLACE OF
EMORY UPTON 1839-1881.
WEST POINT GRADUATE,
U.S. ARMY GENERAL AND CIVIL
WAR VETERAN. INFLUENTIAL
MILITARY AUTHOR & STRATEGIST
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2016
2016 9244 Upton Road       

Lat. 42.9720 Long -78.2788
Batavia
C.E. HOUSEL HOME
W.S. & C.E. HOUSEL PRIVATE BANK
CLOSED ABRUPTLY MARCH 1929.
DEPOSITORS LOST NEARLY ALL
THEIR FUNDS. C.E. HOUSEL
FOUND GUILTY OF FRAUD.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2015
2015 19 South Lake Street                           Lat N 43° 5' 3.05"      Long W 77° 56' 31.33" Bergen
EARLY CEMETERY
IN VILLAGE OF BATAVIA
ON THIS SITE
DEEDED AUGUST 10, 1820
BODIES WERE RE-INTERRED TO
OTHER CEMETERIES IN BATAVIA
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 S. Lyon Street

Lat N43° 0' 6.88" Long W78° 11' 45.87"
Batavia
LOCAL WAR HERO
SUNDERLAND PATTISON D. 1843
REVOLUTIONARY WAR SOLDIER
CROSSED THE DELAWARE RIVER
DECEMBER 1776 WITH
GENERAL GEORGE WASHINGTON
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 Pine Hill Cemetery, Chapel Street

Lat N43° 4' 52.06"  Long W78° 11' 7.67"

 
Elba
POOR HOUSE
SITE OF GENESEE COUNTY'S
POOR HOUSE FOR THE CARE OF
INDIGENT PEOPLE. OPENED IN
1827 WITH A HOME AND A FARM
CONTAINING 106 ACRES.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2013
2013 1101 Bethany Center Road

Lat N42° 54' 52.22" Long W78° 7' 59.48
City of East Bethany
EAST BOUNDARY
HOLLAND LAND PURCHASE
3.3 MILLION ACRES
TRANSIT LINE RAN N.&S.
FROM PA. TO LAKE ONTARIO
SURVEYED BETWEEN 1798-1800
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2013
2013 6183 Rt. 5

Lat N42° 54' 10.86" Long W76° 50' 2.48"



 
Town of Stafford
CARY HOUSE SITE
LOCATION OF MANSION CA 1817
TO 1964, A GIFT TO HIS WIFE
BY TRUMBULL CARY, MERCHANT,
BANK FOUNDER, NYS SENATOR,
& FIRST BATAVIA TREASURER.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2012
2012 211 E Main St

Lat N42° 59' 51.95" Long W78° 10' 50.57"



 
Batavia
TOWN OF LEROY
ESTABLISHED ON JUNE 8, 1812
AS THE TOWN OF BELLONA
RENAMED LEROY IN 1813
FIRST TOWN MEETING ON
THIS SITE APRIL 6,1813
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2012
2012 Trigon Park

Lat N42° 58' 39.16" Long W77° 59' 9.28"

 
LeRoy
BURIAL GROUND
CIRCA 1830-1900
FIRST KNOWN BURIAL 1829
FINAL RESTING PLACE OF MANY
EARLY SETTLERS OF THE
TOWN OF ALABAMA
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2012
2012 Lewiston Rd

Lat N43° 5' 46.39 Long W78° 21' 29.50"
Basom