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Brewster in Putnam County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chancellor Kent

 
 
Chancellor Kent Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 14, 2009
1. Chancellor Kent Marker
Inscription.
James Kent, Chief Justice
of New York, author of
“Commentaries on American
Law” was born on a site
to the West, July 31, 1763
Landmarks Preservation Society
1947 Marker Lost
Duplicated 1988

 
Erected 1988 by Landmarks Preservation Society.
 
Location. 41° 25.953′ N, 73° 34.525′ W. Marker is in Brewster, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is on New York State Route 22 0.1 miles south of Doansburg Road (County Route 65), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brewster NY 10509, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Southeast Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Birthplace of Darius M. Couch (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Borden Bridge (approx. 3.1 miles away); Brewster Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); Brewster Soldiers Monument (approx. 3.6 miles away); Drewsclift Cemetery (approx. 4.6 miles away); Patterson Baptist Church (approx. 4.6 miles away); New Fairfield Fire Department Memorial (approx. 4.8 miles away in Connecticut). Click for a list of all markers in Brewster.
 
Also see . . .  “James Kent” on Wikipedia
Chancellor Kent Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 14, 2009
2. Chancellor Kent Marker
. (Submitted on November 18, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Colonial Era
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 622 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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