West Nyack in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of the First Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of New Hempstead
Erected Oct. 1925
of New Hempstead
Organized Jan. 12, 1750
First consistory Chosen Apr. 22 1750
First Stone Laid Jun. 11 1751
Dedicated Sep. 8 1751
Rebuilt in 1826
Name changed to
Protestant Dutch Church
in Clarkstown May 6 1840
Building destroyed by fire
Apr. 4 1904
saith the Lord of hosts”
Erected 1925 by Historical Society of Rockland County.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1775.
Location. 41° 6.56′ N, 73° 58.846′ W. Marker is in West Nyack, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is on Germonds Road (County Route 27), on the right when traveling west. Marker is located in the Historic Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 250 Germonds Road, West Nyack NY 10994, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Clarkstown Reformed Church Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Vanderbilt-Budke-Traphagen House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Colonial Clarkstown (approx. 0.6 miles away); Pye's Corner (approx. 0.6 miles away); Washington’s Encampment (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tallman-Budke House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Clarkstown Reformed Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); West Nyack World War I Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Nyack.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 7, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 782 times since then and 67 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 7, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.