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Minisink - Simon Westfall Farmm

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What:
7/20/1776. Burned by Brant's Mohawks and loyalists

Where: 41.35875 -74.686450 Minisink - Simon Westfall Farm

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Sources:

  • Elvin Birth, The 1779 Western Campaigns, Raleigh: 2003, privately published, "Markers.pdf", p.52.

  • Historical marker
    Indian Raid

    House and barn of Simon Westfall on this site, burned by Brant’s Mohawks and Tories, July 20, 1776

    Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.

    Port Jervis, New York, in Orange County
    41° 21.525' N, 74° 41.186' W (41.35875 -74.68645) Basis of location

  • RevWar75 RevWar75
  • Sep 1779 listing. 7/19/1776 New York Draw.

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