William McKinley

William McKinley (HM1QVG)

Location: Buffalo, NY 14202 Erie County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 53.186', W 78° 52.689'

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[west side] William McKinley was elected to Congress as a representative from Ohio in 1876, '78, '80, '82, '84, '86, '88, was elected Governor of Ohio in 1891 and 1893 and President of the United States in 1896 and 1900. [south side] William McKinley was born at Niles, Ohio Jan 28, 1843, was enlisted in 23-Ohio Volunteers June 11, 1861 as Private; was mustered out July 26, 1865 as Major by Beveret for gallantry under fire. [east side] This shaft was erected by the State of New York to honor the memory of William McKinley, twenty-fifth President of the United States of America. [north side] William McKinley died in Buffalo September 14, 1901, victim of a treacherous assassin who shot the President as he was extending to him the hand of courtesy.
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Year Placed1907
Placed ByNew York State
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, February 29th, 2016 at 5:01pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 673269 N 4750387
Decimal Degrees42.88643333, -78.87815000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 53.186', W 78° 52.689'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 53' 11.16" N, 78° 52' 41.34" W
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Area Code(s)716
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Niagara Square, Buffalo NY 14202, US
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