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Brig. Gen. Abraham Ten Broeck

1734-1810

 
 
Brig. Gen. Abraham Ten Broeck Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 19, 2019
1. Brig. Gen. Abraham Ten Broeck Marker
Inscription.  
Built and occupied this house • 1798-1810
Member New York Colonial Assembly
and Provincial Congress • 1761-1777
At Battle of Saratoga • October 1777
First President Bank of Albany • 1792-1798
Mayor of Albany • 1779-1783 and 1796-1799

 
Erected 1950 by New York State Officers Club, National Society United States Daughters of 1812.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsIndustry & CommerceWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the United States Daughters of 1812, National Society series list.
 
Location. 42° 39.519′ N, 73° 45.076′ W. Marker is in Albany, New York, in Albany County. Memorial can be reached from Ten Broeck Place north of Ten Broeck Street, on the left when traveling east. Marker is mounted above eye-level on the south wall of the Ten Broeck Mansion. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9 Ten Broeck Place, Albany NY 12210, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Abraham Ten Broeck (within shouting distance of this marker); Ten Broeck Mansion
Brig. Gen. Abraham Ten Broeck Marker • <i>wide view<br>(south side of Ten Broeck Mansion)</i> image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 19, 2019
2. Brig. Gen. Abraham Ten Broeck Marker • wide view
(south side of Ten Broeck Mansion)
(within shouting distance of this marker); Ten Broeck Family Burial Vault (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence (approx. Ό mile away); Patroon Street (approx. 0.3 miles away); Boardman & Gray Piano Factory (approx. 0.3 miles away); Herman Melville (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lincoln Mourned (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albany.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Abraham Ten Broeck, Albany, New York
 
Also see . . .  Abraham Ten Broeck (Wikipedia). Abraham Ten Broeck was a New York politician, businessman, and militia Brigadier General of Dutch descent. He was twice Mayor of Albany, New York and built one of the largest mansions in the area that still stands more than 200 years later. (Submitted on September 16, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 16, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 13, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 89 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 16, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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