Oyster Bay in Nassau County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
the grave of
who came from England
about 1630, and settled
in Oyster Bay in 1661.
He died in 1668,
and was buried here
on his own land.
Location. 40° 52.181′ N, 73° 31.954′ W. Marker is in Oyster Bay, New York, in Nassau County. Marker is on Simcoe Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located in a cemetery located behind the easternmost house on Simcoe Street. Marker is in this post office area: Oyster Bay NY 11771, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Hill (a few steps from this marker); Fortified Hill (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The British Occupation (about 700 feet away); Earle-Wightman House Museum (about 700 feet away); Raynham Hall Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Culper Spy Ring (approx. 0.2 miles away); Raynham Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); The great chain hoax . . . . (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Oyster Bay.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers •
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