Cortlandt Manor in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Seth Pomeroy & Jeremiah Drake
or the adjoining old cemetery
is buried in an unknown grave
the first Commander of the American Army
As senior Brigadier General in February 1775
the churchyard and primarily the plot of
a vestryman of the church in 1766
and a soldier in the American Revolution
are maintained by the income of a foundation
administered by Saint Peter’s Church.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Revolutionary.
Location. 41° 18.858′ N, 73° 54.043′ W. Marker is in Cortlandt Manor, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is on Oregon Road, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located at the Oregon Road entrance to Hillside Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cortlandt Manor NY 10567, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Saint Peter’s Churchyard & Old Van Cortlandtville Cemetery (here, next to this marker); Old Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Heroes of the American Revolution French Soldiers of the Revolutionary War (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of St. Peter’s Church (within shouting distance of this marker); 160th Anniversary of St. Peter’s (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Saint Peter’s Episcopal Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Pomeroy (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cortlandt Manor.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 11, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 541 times since then and 11 times this year. Last updated on May 13, 2012, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 11, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.