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Perinton (Town), Perinton - Historic Marker

Perinton (Town), Perinton

PERINTON
Established May 25, 1812, as part of
Boyle, named for Glover Perrin; his
brother, Jesse Perrin, Revolutionary
War veteran and early pioneer,
donated land for first cemetery.
Home of "Certo" and "Sure Jell," apple
pectins; Salaratus Works and American
Can Company, first solderless tin
can invented, 1904, by Amos Cobb.

Located at: 1350 Turk Hill Road, Fairport NY 14450
Placed by: County of Monroe, 1976

Photo dated: Sept. 28, 2018
Photo by: Dick Halsey

 


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