Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Wyckoff in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Wyckoff Reformed Church

Built 1806

 
 
Wyckoff Reformed Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, October 10, 2008
1. Wyckoff Reformed Church Marker
Inscription.  
Once known as the Reformed Dutch Church of Wyckoff, this was the first church to be erected in the Township. It was established by members of Ponds Church at Oakland who lived in this area. They constructed the building of local stone and timber on one-half acre of land purchased in 1805. Peter DeWitt was the first pastor. Early settlers are buried in the churchyard.
Sponsored by Mae Seitz Memorial Fund. 1981

 
Erected 1981 by Bergen County Historical Society. (Marker Number 121.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureCemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey, Bergen County Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1805.
 
Location. 41° 0.404′ N, 74° 10.427′ W. Marker is in Wyckoff, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is on Wyckoff Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 580 Wyckoff Avenue, Wyckoff NJ 07481, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers
Paid Advertisement
Click on the ad for more information.
Please report objectionable advertising to the Editor.
Click or scan to see
this page online
are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Van Voorhees – Quackenbush – Zabriskie House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stagg Homestead (approx. 1˝ miles away); The Ackerman House (approx. 1.7 miles away); Franklin Lakes United Methodist Church (approx. 1.8 miles away); Franklin Avenue (approx. 2 miles away); The Valentine Homestead (approx. 2 miles away); Lozier House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Franklin Lake (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wyckoff.
 
Also see . . .
1. Wyckoff Reformed Church. Church website homepage (Submitted on October 12, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.) 

2. Bergen County Historical Society. Society website homepage (Submitted on October 12, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.) 
 
Wyckoff Reformed Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Chip Renner, 2016
2. Wyckoff Reformed Church Marker
Marker on Wyckoff Avenue image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, October 10, 2008
3. Marker on Wyckoff Avenue
Wyckoff Reformed Church image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, October 10, 2008
4. Wyckoff Reformed Church
The cemetery where many of the early settlers of the area are buried can be seen in the background of this photo.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 17, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 12, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,489 times since then and 66 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on October 12, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.   2. submitted on March 21, 2017, by Chip Renner of Rochelle Park, N.j..   3, 4. submitted on October 12, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=12403

CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
This website earns income from purchases you make after using our links to Amazon.com. We appreciate your support.
Paid Advertisement
Jul. 25, 2024