East Fishkill in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Home of Capt. George Brinckerhoff
Capt. George Brinckerhoff.
On march to Connecticut in 1776
spent the night here.
The Indian grindstone was found
on this farm.
Melzingah Chapter, D.A.R.
and the State of New York
Erected 1929 by Daughters of the American Revolution - Melzingah Chapter.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington, and the George Washington Slept Here series lists.
Location. 41° 35.78′ N, 73° 45.685′ W. Marker is in East Fishkill, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of Beekman Road (County Route 9) and Phillips Road, on the left when traveling east on Beekman Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hopewell Junction NY 12533, 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. Storm – Adriance - Brinckerhoff (a few steps from this Hopewell Hamlet (approx. 1½ miles away); Reformed Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); Drill Ground (approx. 1.9 miles away); Halstead Berry (approx. 1.9 miles away); Van Wyck Family (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Mill House (approx. 3.3 miles away); First Settler (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Fishkill.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 26, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 320 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 26, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.