On Friday, November 13, 1829, daredevil Sam Patch jumped a second time from the High Falls of the Genesee River in Rochester, NY and died.
The saw mill of Thomas Parsons was located at the Upper Falls and was the scene of Sam Patch's leap into the waterfall.
Marker on a tree near the grave of Sam Patch, the daredevil whose leap from the Upper Falls on Friday, November 13th, 1829 resulted in his death. His grave is in Charlotte Cemetery.
via UR and RPL