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West Nyack in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old Clarkstown Reformed Church Cemetery

 
 
Old Clarkstown Reformed Church Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
1. Old Clarkstown Reformed Church Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
A Dutch meeting house and burial ground occupied this site ca. 1740. The First Reformed Protestant Dutch Church was organized here in 1750. A sandstone building replaced the old wooden structure in 1826. This cemetery, in use for almost two centuries, contains the graves of 20 Revolutionary War soldiers and 20 of the War of 1812.
West Nyack Memorial Post No. 1619
American Legion

 
Erected by Historical Society of Rockland County.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New York, Historical Society of Rockland County marker series.
 
Location. 41° 6.551′ N, 73° 58.862′ W. Marker is in West Nyack, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is on Germonds Road (County Route 27), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 250 Germonds Road, West Nyack NY 10994, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of the First Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of New Hempstead (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonial Clarkstown (approx. 0.6 miles away); Pye's Corner (approx. 0.6 miles away); Washington’s Encampment
West Nyack Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
2. West Nyack Marker
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Clarkstown Reformed Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); West Nyack World War I Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Old Parsonage (approx. 0.7 miles away); West Nyack's Last Horse Trough (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in West Nyack.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
Marker on Germonds Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
3. Marker on Germonds Road
Graves in the Old Clarkstown Reformed Church Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
4. Graves in the Old Clarkstown Reformed Church Cemetery
 
 
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