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Islip in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gibb Patent

 
 
Gibb Patent Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, February 16, 2017
1. Gibb Patent Marker
Inscription.
Islip Hamlet land Grant by
British rulers William and
Mary to Andrew Gibb in 1692
Associate of Wm. Nichol and
Leisler Rebellion Foe.

 
Erected by Historical Society of Islip Hamlet.
 
Location. 40° 43.8′ N, 73° 12.561′ W. Marker is in Islip, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Main Street (Montauk Highway) near South Bay Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 655 Main Street, Islip NY 11751, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Log House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Early Schools (approx. 0.4 miles away); Methodist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Brookwood Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away); Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Old Mill (approx. 0.8 miles away); Dr. George S. King Park (approx. 2.2 miles away); Bay Shore 1695 (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Islip.
 
Also see . . .  Origin of the Gibb Patent (Historical Society of Islip Hamlet). "The land patent for what is now Islip Hamlet has its origins in political intrigue, rebellion and perceived religious
Gibb Patent Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, February 16, 2017
2. Gibb Patent Marker - Wide View
The Islip Town Hall is visible in the background.
persecution, not to mention land and business transactions tied to a longstanding family relationship...." (Submitted on September 17, 2017.) 
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 17, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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