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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.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial Era. A significant historical year for this entry is 1681.
 
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. The marker is in the northern graveyard of Trinity Church. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10006, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
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.
 
Also see . . .
Richard Churcher gravesite image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, December 1, 2018
2. Richard Churcher gravesite
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 Richard Churcher. Find A Grave entry. (Submitted on April 12, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 3, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 96 times since then and 13 times this year. 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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