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Richard Churcher

1676-1681

 

—The oldest gravestone in the cemetery —

 
Richard Churcher Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, December 1, 2018
1. Richard Churcher Marker
Inscription.
Although difficult to read, this gravestone is dated 1681 and is for Richard Churcher, age 5, son of William Churcher.
 
Location. 40° 42.489′ N, 74° 0.706′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from Broadway. Touch for map. The marker is in the northern graveyard of Trinity Church. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10006, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charlotte Temple (a few steps from this marker); William Bradford (a few steps from this marker); Fountain (a few steps from this marker); Trinity Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Men who died whilst imprisoned in this City (within shouting distance of this marker); Queen Elizabeth II (within shouting distance of this marker); Astor Cross (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Trinity Church (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial Era
 
Richard Churcher gravesite image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, December 1, 2018
2. Richard Churcher gravesite
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 7, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 3, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 3, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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