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Monticello in Sullivan County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of First House in Monticello

 
 
Site of First House in Monticello Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Rue, February 18, 2001
1. Site of First House in Monticello Marker
Inscription. Built by John P. Jones, founder of the Village, December 1804.
 
Erected 1964 by Sullivan County Historical Society.
 
Location. 41° 39.256′ N, 74° 41.079′ W. Marker is in Monticello, New York, in Sullivan County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway (New York State Route 197) and St. John Street when traveling east on Broadway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Monticello NY 12701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); St John's Episcopal Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Monticello Depot (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Toll House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Camp Holley (approx. 1.6 miles away); Town of Thompson (approx. 3.2 miles away); Saint Josephs (approx. 4.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Monticello.
 
Also see . . .
1. Google Maps 'zoom' view. (Submitted on December 20, 2009.)
2. Sullivan County Historical Society. (Submitted on December 26, 2009, by Tom Rue of Monticello, New York.)
3. Minutes and Survey of the Newburgh-Cochecton Turnpike Co., 13 June 1807. Filed with Judge William A. Thompson at the Ulster County Court House, Kingston, New York. (Submitted on December 26, 2009, by Tom Rue of Monticello, New York.)
First House in Monticello image. Click for full size.
circa 1950
2. First House in Monticello
 

4. Keeping Up With The Joneses. Remarks by Hon. Burton Ledina, Sullivan County Court Judge, at a Masonic restoration ceremony, August 12, 1996, St. John's Cemetery, Monticello, New York. (Submitted on December 26, 2009, by Tom Rue of Monticello, New York.) 
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
John Patterson Jones, founder of Monticello image. Click for full size.
circa 1820
3. John Patterson Jones, founder of Monticello
 
 
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