On this day in 1777, while in Stillwater, General Schuyler received news on the bloody battle of Oriskany, fought by the brave Herkimer and his Tryon County militia (happened on the 6th), in 1812, American General William Hull (veteran of the Battles of Saratoga) withdraws to Fort Detroit. Detroit, Michigan; and in 2001, the Schuylerville Village Board met and discusses appointment of back up waste water treatment plant employee.
On this day is a chronological timetable of events that occurred on this day in history around the Town of Saratoga. Discover what happened today in local history by following us on Facebook at http://ift.tt/2kLifwt
(Thank you to Deputy Historian Patricia Peck for compiling information for this timetable.)