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Passaic in Passaic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Henry Garritse

 
 
Henry Garritse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 25, 2010
1. Henry Garritse Marker
Inscription.  
This tablet marks the grave of
Henry Garritse
who died July 13, 1805, aged 84.

A revolutionary patriot, member of
the Committee of Correspondence,
Provincial Congress, and first member
of the legislature from Acquackanonk.

Claverack Chapter D.A.R.
September 17, 1934

 
Erected 1934 by Daughters of the American Revolution - Claverack Chapter.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 40° 51.334′ N, 74° 7.298′ W. Marker is in Passaic, New Jersey, in Passaic County. Marker can be reached from River Drive, on the left when traveling north. Marker is on the grounds of the Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Passaic NJ 07055, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nassau Hall Academy (a few steps from this marker); Post Grave Monument (within
Henry Garritse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 25, 2010
2. Henry Garritse Marker
shouting distance of this marker); The Land Upon Which We Pray (within shouting distance of this marker); General John J. Pershing (within shouting distance of this marker); Soldiers and Sailors Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); The Blanchard House (within shouting distance of this marker); Daughters of the American Revolution (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington Tree (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Passaic.
 
Marker at Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 25, 2010
3. Marker at Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 25, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 608 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 25, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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