Fitch Hill

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Fitch Hill
Fitch Hill is located in New York
Fitch Hill
Fitch Hill
Location of Fitch Hill within New York
Highest point
Elevation1,844 feet (562 m)
Coordinates42°45′56″N 74°57′04″W / 42.76556°N 74.95111°W / 42.76556; -74.95111Coordinates: 42°45′56″N 74°57′04″W / 42.76556°N 74.95111°W / 42.76556; -74.95111[1]
Geography
LocationPierstown, New York, U.S.
Topo mapUSGS Richfield Springs

Fitch Hill is a mountain located in Central New York Region of New York by Pierstown.[2] Fitch Hill is named after the Fitch family who were early settlers in the area.[3]

The first Methodist Episcopal Church of the Town of Otsego was organized in 1813. The society erected a church edifice in 1835, located on Fitch Hill. It was a plain building, about 24 by 30 feet.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fitch Hill". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2017-06-03.
  2. ^ "fitch Hill". Geonames.usgs. usgs. 1980. Retrieved 3 June 2017. data
  3. ^ History of Otsego County, New York. Everts and Farris. 1878. p. 248.
  4. ^ History of Otsego County, New York. Everts and Farris. 1878. p. 251.