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Beekman in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

1754 Homesite

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, November 24, 2009
1. 1754 Homesite Marker
Inscription.
1754 Homesite
Of Col. James Vanderburgh
5 th Regiment D. C. Militia
Friend and Host of Gen.
George Washington, Visitor
Here During the Revolution

 
Erected 1976 by Beekman Historical Society.
 
Location. 41° 36.841′ N, 73° 40.679′ W. Marker is in Beekman, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Street and Connecting Road, on the left when traveling north on Church Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Poughquag NY 12570, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Burying Ground (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Old Upper Road (approx. mile away); The Mill House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Pawling Beekman Turnpike (approx. 2.3 miles away); The West Mountain Mission (approx. 2.4 miles away); Potters Corners Burying Ground (approx. 3.7 miles away); Home of Capt. George Brinckerhoff (approx. 4.5 miles away); Storm – Adriance - Brinckerhoff (approx. 4.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Beekman.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
1754 Homesite Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 24, 2009
2. 1754 Homesite Marker
 
 
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