Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
East Springfield in Otsego County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

First Church

 
 
First Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 14, 2011
1. First Church Marker
Inscription.  
in Springfield, and first
Baptist Church west of
Hudson Valley 1787, used
by all denominations and
for town-meetings

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1787.
 
Location. 42° 50.042′ N, 74° 50.066′ W. Marker is in East Springfield, New York, in Otsego County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 20 and Van Alstine Road, on the right when traveling west on U.S. 20. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: East Springfield NY 13333, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp and Fort (approx. ¼ mile away); General James Clinton (approx. ¼ mile away); Toll Gate (approx. 0.9 miles away); Log School (approx. one mile away); Spalsbury Farm (approx. 2.1 miles away); Hyde Hall Covered Bridge (approx. 3.4 miles away); a different marker also named Hyde Hall Covered Bridge
Paid Advertisement
Click on the ad for more information.
Please report objectionable advertising to the Editor.
Click or scan to see
this page online
(approx. 3.4 miles away); Hyde Hall (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Springfield.
 
First Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 14, 2011
2. First Church Marker
Graveyard at the site of the First Church image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Lori Paparteys, March 26, 2021
3. Graveyard at the site of the First Church
Graveyard at the site of the First Church image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Lori Paparteys, March 26, 2021
4. Graveyard at the site of the First Church
Graveyard at the site of the First Church image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Lori Paparteys, March 26, 2021
5. Graveyard at the site of the First Church
Revolutionary War Soldiers
Buried Here
Placed here by N.Y. State
Organization NSDAR
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 28, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 24, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 558 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 24, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   3, 4, 5. submitted on March 26, 2021, by Lori Paparteys of Oneonta, New York. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photo of the church building if still standing. • Can you help?

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=42690

CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
This website earns income from purchases you make after using our links to Amazon.com. We appreciate your support.
Paid Advertisement
Apr. 21, 2024