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Frankfort in Herkimer County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Heinrich Staring

Site of Home and Burial

 
 
Heinrich Staring Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 18, 2019
1. Heinrich Staring Marker
Inscription.  
Montgomery County Delegate
to Constitutional Ratification
Convention at Poughkeepsie
17 June – 26 July 1788

 
Location. 43° 4.516′ N, 75° 6.643′ W. Marker is in Frankfort, New York, in Herkimer County. Marker is on New York State Route 5 west of Triple Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2974 New York Route 5, Frankfort NY 13340, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Henrich Staring (within shouting distance of this marker); Utica Area (approx. 0.4 miles away); Steuben Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Potash Factory (approx. 2.1 miles away); General Herkimer Camped Near This Spot. (approx. 2.1 miles away); New Petersburgh Fort (approx. 2.2 miles away); Mary Myers (approx. 2.9 miles away); Balloon Farm (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frankfort.
 
More about this marker. The Heinrich Staring gravesite and monument are located about 100 yards north of this marker on private property. Secure permission before attempting to visit the gravesite. There are guard dogs on the property.
 
Also see . . .  Hamilton’s 1788 speech at Poughkeepsie, New York. Eight other states had already ratified the Constitution by the time the New York delegates
Heinrich Staring Marker<br>(<i>wide view looking east along New York Route 5</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 18, 2019
2. Heinrich Staring Marker
(wide view looking east along New York Route 5)
assembled for their contentious ratification convention in Poughkeepsie in mid-June. The majority of delegates were opposed to ratification. In the end, on July 26, 1788, and only after agreeing to further amendments to the Constitution to satisfy the concerns of Antifederalists, Hamilton secured New York’s ratification by a razor thin 30-27 margin. (Submitted on August 20, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial EraPatriots & Patriotism
 
Heinrich Staring Marker (<i>wide view looking north</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 18, 2019
3. Heinrich Staring Marker (wide view looking north)
Monument is visible in the background, about 100 yards north of the marker.
Heinrich Staring Family Monument & Gravesite Plot image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 18, 2019
4. Heinrich Staring Family Monument & Gravesite Plot
Heinrich Staring Family Monument detail image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 18, 2019
5. Heinrich Staring Family Monument detail
Col. Heinrich Staring
1730-1808

St. Nicholas H. Staring
1766-1813

Henry N. Sterling
Died April 1, 1869,
Aged 72 Yr’s.
Margaret,
His Wife
Died June 4, 1873,
Aged 71 Yr’s.

Eva,
Wife of
James H. Sterling,
Died Nov. 14, 1872
Aged 38 Yr’s.
We miss thee at home
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 20, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 69 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 20, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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