The King from Hanover

The King from Hanover (HM1ZU6)

Location: Forestville, NY 14062 Chautauqua County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 29.641', W 79° 8.97'

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James Jesse Strang 1813-1856

Hanover resident, 1816-1836, at Dennison's Corners and Keach's Corners. Clerk of Dennison's Corners School #10 and of Forestville Baptist Church. Studied law, taught, and married in Silver Creek. Attended Fredonia Academy. Ellington Postmaster, Randolph newspaper publisher. Mormon leader at Voree, WI., and Beaver Is., MI. Seceded from U.S. Proclaimed King 7/8/1850. Michigan Legislator, author, lecturer, naturalist. Murdered by followers 7/9/1856.
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HM NumberHM1ZU6
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Year Placed2011
Placed ByVincent P. Martonis, Hanover Historian
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 at 10:41pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 652065 N 4706287
Decimal Degrees42.49401667, -79.14950000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 29.641', W 79° 8.97'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 29' 38.46" N, 79° 8' 58.2" W
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Area Code(s)716
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 11284 Dennison Rd, Forestville NY 14062, US
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