Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Howells in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mapes Cemetery

 
 
Mapes Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, July 10, 2016
1. Mapes Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  
Burials from 1804 including
Samuel Mapes, 1735 – 1820.
Soldier of Revolution,
signer of pledge to sustain
Continental Congress.

 
Erected 1999 by Town of Wallkill.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1804.
 
Location. 41° 28.506′ N, 74° 28.005′ W. Marker is in Howells, New York, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Rte 211 W (New York State Route 829) and Boorman Rd, on the left on Rte 211 W. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Howells NY 10932, 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. Notable Graves (approx. 3.1 miles away); Vaux Landscape (approx. 3.1 miles away); Erie RR Station (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Calvert Vaux Entranceway to Hillside Cemetery (approx. 3.1 miles away); Hotel Site (approx. 3.1 miles away); "Fireman Joe"
Mapes Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, July 10, 2016
2. Mapes Cemetery Marker
Mapes Cemetery Marker sits below house built 1850 at 829 Rte 211 W, Middletown, NY 10940.
Click or scan to see
this page online
(approx. 3.1 miles away); Grace Episcopal Church (approx. 3.1 miles away); S. Maretta Thrall (approx. 3.2 miles away).
 
Regarding Mapes Cemetery. The cemetery, itself, was too overgrown to photograph.
 
Mapes Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, July 10, 2016
3. Mapes Cemetery Marker
Looking down Boorman Rd.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2016, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 325 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 16, 2016, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

Share This Page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=95888

Paid Advertisement
Jun. 22, 2021