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Haworth in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Zabriskie-Christie House

 
 
Zabriskie-Christie House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 23, 2008
1. Zabriskie-Christie House Marker
Inscription. Built 1818 by Garret H. Zabriskie on land his father Henry purchased in the 18th century. Garret ‘s farm consisted of 219 acres. It began on Schraalenburg Road and ran westward for one mile. Later owned by son John G. Zabriskie who sold it to his grandson John H. Christie in 1894. Christie, one of Haworth’s first councilmen, enlarged and remodeled the house. It was sold in 1936 after 118 years of Zabriskie-Christie ownership.
 
Erected by Bergen County Historical Society. (Marker Number 86.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Bergen County Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 40° 57.286′ N, 73° 59.385′ W. Marker is in Haworth, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and Roxbury Road, on the right when traveling west on Massachusetts Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 317 Massachusetts Avenue, Haworth NJ 07641, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Schraalenburgh Road (approx. 0.3 miles away); Derick Banta House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Old North Church
Marker on Massachusetts Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 23, 2008
2. Marker on Massachusetts Avenue
(approx. one mile away); In Grateful Remembrance (approx. one mile away); Camp Merritt (approx. 1.2 miles away); Camp Merritt Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Demarest Railroad Station (approx. 1.4 miles away); Douwe Talema (approx. 1.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Bergen County Historical Society. (Submitted on May 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Zabriskie-Christie House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 23, 2008
3. Zabriskie-Christie House
This photo of the Zabriskie-Christie House was taken from the road.
Zabriskie-Christie House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 23, 2008
4. Zabriskie-Christie House
Today the Zabriskie-Christie House is a private residence.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,664 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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