New Paltz in Ulster County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
the patentee, in 1698.
Elting homestead from
1740. This house has an
Erected 1935 by New York State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1698.
Location. 41° 45.116′ N, 74° 5.294′ W. Marker is in New Paltz, New York, in Ulster County. Marker is at the intersection of Huguenot Street and Broadhead Street, on the right when traveling north on Huguenot Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Paltz NY 12561, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stone Church-1773 (within shouting distance of this marker); Dubois House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Reformed Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Hasbrouck House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Deyo House (about 300 feet away); Freer House (about 400 feet away); Jean Hasbrouck HouseDie Pfalz (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Paltz.
More about this marker. The Huguenot Street Historic District is located along that street in New Paltz, New York. The seven stone houses and three accompanying structures in the district were built in the late 17th century by Huguenot settlers fleeing religious persecution in France and Belgium. They have been in use ever since, making this street the oldest continuously inhabited neighborhood in the United States of America.
Also see . . . Historic Huguenot Street. (Submitted on February 24, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 28, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 24, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 1,029 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 24, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. 3. submitted on July 26, 2016, by Scott Sather of Salem, Oregon. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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