- Grant Recipient
- 2390 Beaver Creek Road, W. Edmeston, NY
- 42.813064, -75.317648
Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War
It was near this site that local resident John Palmer Usher was born in 1816. Later in life Usher worked as a lawyer. He was appointed Assistant Secretary of the Interior and later was the head of the Department of the Interior, under the Presidential Administration of Abraham Lincoln from 1863-1865.