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Wyckoff in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Wyckoff Reformed Church

Built 1806

 
 
Wyckoff Reformed Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 10, 2008
1. Wyckoff Reformed Church Marker
Inscription. Once known as the Reformed Dutch Church of Wyckoff, this was the first church to be erected in the Township. It was established by members of Ponds Church at Oakland who lived in this area. They constructed the building of local stone and timber on one-half acre of land purchased in 1805. Peter DeWitt was the first pastor. Early settlers are buried in the churchyard.
Sponsored by Mae Seitz Memorial Fund. 1981

 
Erected 1981 by Bergen County Historical Society. (Marker Number 121.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Bergen County Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 41° 0.404′ N, 74° 10.427′ W. Marker is in Wyckoff, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is on Wyckoff Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 580 Wyckoff Avenue, Wyckoff NJ 07481, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Van Voorhees – Quackenbush – Zabriskie House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stagg Homestead (approx. 1.5 miles away); The Ackerman House (approx. 1.7 miles away);
Wyckoff Reformed Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Chip Renner, 2016
2. Wyckoff Reformed Church Marker
Franklin Lakes United Methodist Church (approx. 1.8 miles away); Franklin Avenue (approx. 2 miles away); The Valentine Homestead (approx. 2 miles away); Lozier House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Franklin Lake (approx. 2.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wyckoff.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of the Wyckoff Reformed Church. (Submitted on October 12, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Bergen County Historical Society. (Submitted on October 12, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Notable Buildings
 
Marker on Wyckoff Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 10, 2008
3. Marker on Wyckoff Avenue
Wyckoff Reformed Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 10, 2008
4. Wyckoff Reformed Church
The cemetery where many of the early settlers of the area are buried can be seen in the background of this photo.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,126 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   2. submitted on , by Chip Renner of Rochelle Park, N.j..   3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on March 23, 2017.
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