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Oldest Building

 
 
Oldest Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 7, 2013
1. Oldest Building Marker
Inscription.
In Schoharie County 1743
Lutheran Parsonage
Peter N. Sommers, Dominie
First Services Held
Sept. 12, 1743

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 39.867′ N, 74° 18.676′ W. Marker is in Schoharie, New York, in Schoharie County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (New York State Route 30) and Cemetery Lane, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schoharie NY 12157, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Throop Drug Store (a few steps from this marker); Site of First School (within shouting distance of this marker); Schoharie Free Movies (within shouting distance of this marker); Swarts Tavern (approx. mile away); Old Stone Fort Museum (approx. one mile away); War in Schoharie County (approx. one mile away); Revolution in the Mohawk Valley (approx. one mile away); David Williams Memorial (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schoharie.
 
Regarding Oldest Building. At least one frame building in the Schoharie Valley survived the destructive raids of
Oldest Building Marker, Main Street in Schoharie, New York image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 7, 2013
2. Oldest Building Marker, Main Street in Schoharie, New York
both the French and Indian War and the Revolution. The old Lutheran parsonage, built in 1743, stands behind the Lutheran Cemetery and Church, one of the oldest meeting houses in New York State.
 
Also see . . .  1743 Palatine House. (Submitted on July 3, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Additional keywords. 1743 Palatine House The Palatine House
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
The Old Lutheran Parsonage, Schoharie, New York image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, January 21, 2009
3. The Old Lutheran Parsonage, Schoharie, New York
The Old Lutheran Parsonage, Schoharie, New York image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, February 17, 2009
4. The Old Lutheran Parsonage, Schoharie, New York
Old Lutheran Parsonage, Schoharie, New York image. Click for full size.
Lenore M. Rennenkampf, New York State Historic Trust, Jan 1972
5. Old Lutheran Parsonage, Schoharie, New York
Old Lutheran Parsonage, Schoharie, New York image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, February 21, 2009
6. Old Lutheran Parsonage, Schoharie, New York
Old Lutheran Parsonage, Schoharie, New York image. Click for full size.
Lenore M. Rennenkampf, New York State Historic Trust, Jan 1972
7. Old Lutheran Parsonage, Schoharie, New York
Old Lutheran Parsonage, Basement Firerplace image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 11, 2008
8. Old Lutheran Parsonage, Basement Firerplace
Old Lutheran Parsonage, Main Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, February 21, 2009
9. Old Lutheran Parsonage, Main Entrance
Old Lutheran Parsonage, Schoharie, New York image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, February 21, 2009
10. Old Lutheran Parsonage, Schoharie, New York
First Parsonage Marker, located near the Lutheran Parsonage image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 11, 2008
11. First Parsonage Marker, located near the Lutheran Parsonage
Site of
First Parsonage
of
P.N. Sommer Lutheran Parson
Erected in 1743
Present Building Has Been Preserved By
St. Paul's Lutheran Church At Schoharie.
Remains of Dominie Sommer Rest Beside
His Monument about 300 Feet Northwesterly From This Marker

Erected By
New York State Education Department
And Schoharie County Historical Society
1939
Old Lutheran Parsonage on National Register image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 1, 2017
12. Old Lutheran Parsonage on National Register
Old Lutheran Parsonage
Has Been Placed On The
National Register Of
Historic Places in 1972
By The United States
Department Of The Interior
William G. Pomeroy Foundation 2014
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 21, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 100 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 3, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   5, 6, 7. submitted on July 5, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   8, 9, 10. submitted on September 11, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   11, 12. submitted on July 3, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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