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Zabriskie-Christie House

 
 
Zabriskie-Christie House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, May 23, 2008
1. Zabriskie-Christie House Marker
Inscription.  
Built 1818 by Garret H. Zabriskie on land his father Henry purchased in the 18th century. Garret's farm consisted of 219 acres. It began on Schraalenburg Road and ran westward for one mile. Later owned by son John G. Zabriskie who sold it to his grandson John H. Christie in 1894. Christie, one of Haworth’s first councilmen, enlarged and remodeled the house. It was sold in 1936 after 118 years of Zabriskie-Christie ownership.
 
Erected by Bergen County Historical Society. (Marker Number 86.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey, Bergen County Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1818.
 
Location. 40° 57.286′ N, 73° 59.385′ W. Marker is in Haworth, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and Roxbury Road, on the right when traveling west on Massachusetts Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 317 Massachusetts Avenue, Haworth NJ 07641, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
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8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Schraalenburgh Road (approx. 0.3 miles away); Derick Banta House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Old North Church (approx. one mile away); In Grateful Remembrance (approx. one mile away); Camp Merritt (approx. 1.2 miles away); Camp Merritt Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Demarest Railroad Station (approx. 1.4 miles away); Harold Hess Lustron House (approx. 1.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Bergen County Historical Society. Society website homepage (Submitted on May 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.) 
 
Marker on Massachusetts Avenue image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, May 23, 2008
2. Marker on Massachusetts Avenue
Zabriskie-Christie House image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, May 23, 2008
3. Zabriskie-Christie House
This photo of the Zabriskie-Christie House was taken from the road.
Zabriskie-Christie House image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, May 23, 2008
4. Zabriskie-Christie House
Today the Zabriskie-Christie House is a private residence.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 13, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 2,206 times since then and 124 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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