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Setauket in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Capt. Joseph Swift House

Ca. 1740

 
 
Capt. Joseph Swift House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 3, 2018
1. Capt. Joseph Swift House Marker
Inscription.  Built by Amos Smith, Farmer, who Lived Here until 1799. Capt. Swift and his Descendants Lived Here for over 150 Years.


 
Erected by Three Village Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 40° 56.688′ N, 73° 6.903′ W. Marker is in Setauket, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Old Field Road, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 97 Main Street, East Setauket NY 11733, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Setauket Post Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Patriot's Rock (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Zachariah Hawkins Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Setauket Village Green (approx. 0.2 miles away); Caroline Church of Brookhaven, 1729 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mary (Longbothom) Muirson (approx. 0.2 miles away); Setauket World War I Memorial

Capt. Joseph Swift House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 3, 2018
2. Capt. Joseph Swift House and Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Setauket World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Setauket.
 
Also see . . .  Heirloom homes, passed down through generations (Newsday, April 24, 2014). (Submitted on March 6, 2018.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 6, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 6, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 132 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 6, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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