Site of the John Love Murder

Site of the John Love Murder (HM1E4U)

Location: Hamburg, NY 14075 Erie County
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N 42° 40.627', W 78° 47.115'

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The Thayer Brothers, Isaac, Israel and Nelson, unable to repay the debt they owed to Great Lakes Seaman, John Love, murdered him in Israel's home. They were tried in Buffalo, June 7, 1825. A great crowd witnessed this, the only public hanging in Erie County.
HM NumberHM1E4U
Year Placed1975
Placed ByErie Bicentennial Commission
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Date Added Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 12:36am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 681466 N 4727338
Decimal Degrees42.67711667, -78.78525000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 40.627', W 78° 47.115'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 40' 37.62" N, 78° 47' 6.90" W
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Area Code(s)716, 718
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5251 Mayer Rd, Hamburg NY 14075, US
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