SENECA INDIAN AGENT, JUDGE,
POST MASTER & COLLECTOR OF
PORT, LIVED HERE 1806-1826.
HE RALLIED SENECA TO DEFEND
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2012
The present-day site of Forest Lawn Cemetery was the homestead of Erastus Granger, Seneca Indian Agent appointed by President Thomas Jefferson. Granger also served as a judge, postmaster and was a collector of Port. He lived at this location in Buffalo from 1806 to 1826.