Red Hook in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
David Van Ness
Built brick house here before 1797. Was Capt. during Revolution, Gen. of State Militia State Senator and Presidential Elector 1812.
Erected 1957 by State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1797.
Location. 41° 59.825′ N, 73° 52.864′ W. Marker is in Red Hook, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of West Market Street (New York State Route 199) and Phillips Street, on the right when traveling west on West Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 65 West Market Street, Red Hook NY 12571, 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. Hendricks House (approx. 0.3 miles away); “Historic Diner” (approx. 0.4 miles away); Elmendorph Inn (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Margaret's (approx. 1.1 miles away); James S. Hare (approx. 2 miles away); Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome (approx. Hudson River National Historic Landmark District (approx. 2˝ miles away); Former New York State Champion Tree (approx. 2˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Red Hook.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 25, 2022. It was originally submitted on February 21, 2022, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 94 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 21, 2022, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.