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

The Manse

 
 
The Manse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 28, 2008
1. The Manse Marker
Inscription.
Built 1726, Domine Samuel
Verbryck lived here during
Revolution. He was friend
of Washington. He founded
Rutgers College, N.J.

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 1.336′ N, 73° 56.928′ W. Marker is in Tappan, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is on Old Tappan Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 28 Old Tappan Road , Tappan NY 10983, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tappan World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Morris Bartow House (within shouting distance of this marker); Trial of Andre (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Reformed Dutch Church of Tappan (about 300 feet away); The Old 76 House (about 300 feet away); Blauvelt House (about 300 feet away); Third Continental Light Dragoons (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Tappan.
 
Also see . . .  Tappan: A Walk Through History. Tappantown Historical Society. (Submitted on June 29, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Marker with the Manse image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 28, 2008
2. Marker with the Manse
The Manse is located within the Tappan Historic District.
 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial EraWar, US Revolutionary
 
Marker on Old Tappan Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 28, 2008
3. Marker on Old Tappan Road
The Manse in Tappan image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 28, 2008
4. The Manse in Tappan
Built of stone in 1726, this Manse is considered to be the oldest parsonage in continuous use in United States. Architecture is typical Hudson Valley Dutch colonial.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 900 times since then and 20 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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