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

Site of the First Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of New Hempstead

Erected   Oct. 1925

 
 
Site of the First Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of New Hempstead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
1. Site of the First Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of New Hempstead Marker
Inscription.
Site of the
First Reformed
Protestant Dutch
Church
of New Hempstead

Organized                             Jan. 12, 1750
First consistory Chosen       Apr. 22 1750
First Stone Laid                    Jun. 11 1751
Dedicated                             Sep. 8 1751
Rebuilt in                              1826
Name changed to
    First Reformed
    Protestant Dutch Church
    in Clarkstown                      May 6 1840
Building destroyed by fire
                                                Apr. 4 1904
“In this place will I give peace,
saith the Lord of hosts”

 
Erected 1925 by Historical Society of Rockland County.
 
Location. 41° 6.56′ N, 73° 58.846′ 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 located in the Historic Clarkstown Reformed Church Cemetery. 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. Old Clarkstown Reformed Church Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonial Clarkstown
Marker in Clarkstown Reformed Church Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
2. Marker in Clarkstown Reformed Church Cemetery
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Pye's Corner (approx. 0.6 miles away); Washington’s Encampment (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. Churches, Etc.
 
Marker on Germonds Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
3. Marker on Germonds Road
Site of the First Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of New Hempstead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
4. Site of the First Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of New Hempstead Marker
Historic Clarkstown Reformed Church Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
5. Historic Clarkstown Reformed Church Cemetery
The Site of the First Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of New Hempstead marker is located in this cemetery in West Nyack.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 501 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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