Staten Island in Richmond County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Church of Saint Joachim Saint Ann
The Mission of the Immaculate Conception acknowledges with prayerful gratitude the Staten Island Advance for initiating an appeal for funds, the residents of Staten Island, and all the friends of Mount Loretto for contributing to this appeal to rebuild
the Church of Saint Joachim – Saint Ann (sic)
Destroyed by fire, December 19, 1973
October 17, 1976
Erected 1976 by The Mission of the Immaculate Conception.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical date for this entry is October 17, 1976.
Location. 40° 30.688′ N, 74° 13.246′ W. Marker is in Staten Island, New York, in Richmond County. Marker can be reached from Mount Loretto. The marker is near the church entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6581 Hylan Boulevard, Staten Island NY 10309, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Bells of the Church of Saints Joachim and Ann (a few steps from this marker); Easter Rising Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Father John C. Drumcoole (a few steps from this marker); St. ElizabethsCYO Memorial Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Rev. John C. Drumgoole. (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Loving Memory of Sister Mary Ann (about 500 feet away); Mount Loretto History (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Staten Island.
Regarding The Church of Saint Joachim Saint Ann.
Though this and other plaques on the site refer to “Saint Ann”, the Roman Catholic Church recognizes her as “Saint Anne.”
Also see . . .
1. Old Church of St. Joachim and St. Anne. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on August 24, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
2. Sts. Joachim and Anne. Catholic Online entry. (Submitted on August 24, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 24, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 132 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 24, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.