Fuller, James and Lydia Canning, House (NRIS 03000595)

Address: W. Genesee St., Skaneateles, New York. County/parish: Onondaga.

1 contributing building.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places July 03, 2003.

Part of Freedom Trail, Abolitionism, and African American Life in Central New York MPS (NRIS 64500450).

From Wikipedia:

James and Lydia Canning Fuller House

The James and Lydia Canning Fuller House in Skaneateles, New York is a historic house, which on three occasions was used as part of the Underground Railway.

James married Lydia Charleton in 1815 in Bristol at the Friends Meeting House. This was the same year as the house was built in 1815.

James Canning Fuller was the secretary of the Skaneateles Anti-Slavery Society in 1838. He was a delegate to the World's Anti-Slavery Convention in 1840 in London.

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2003.

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  • Billing, John
  • Thompson, Peter

Architectural styles:

  • Federal

Significant persons associated with this site:

  • Fuller, James Canning
  • Fuller, Lydia Canning

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/03000595