James Jesse Strang 1813-1856Hanover 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.
|Placed By||Vincent P. Martonis, Hanover Historian|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 at 10:41pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 652065 N 4706287|
|Decimal Degrees||42.49401667, -79.14950000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 29.641', W 79° 8.97'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 29' 38.46" N, 79° 8' 58.2" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 11284 Dennison Rd, Forestville NY 14062, US|
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