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Patterson in Putnam County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ludington Graves

 
 
Ludington Graves Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
1. Ludington Graves Marker
Inscription.
Burial site of Revolutionary
war heroes, Col. Henry
Ludington and his daughter
Sybil, who rode to warn the
troops on 26 April 1777

 
Erected by Town of Patterson.
 
Location. 41° 30.841′ N, 73° 36.741′ W. Marker is in Patterson, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 311 and Maple Avenue, on the right when traveling west on State Route 311. Touch for map. Located in front of the Maple Avenue Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Patterson NY 12563, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Maple Avenue Cemetery (here, next to this marker); District School No. 1 (a few steps from this marker); Christ Church (a few steps from this marker); Patterson Grange No. 939 (within shouting distance of this marker); The War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Patterson Veterans Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); The Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); The Fellowship Hall (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Patterson.
 
Regarding Ludington Graves. On historical markers
The Ludington Graves image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
2. The Ludington Graves
Sibbell, died 1839, 77 years
Abigail, Henry’s daughter, died 1816, 40 years
Henry, died 1817, 78 years
Abigail, Henry’s wife, died 1825, 80 years
her name is spelled Sybil and Sibyl, but on her gravestone it's spelled Sibbell.
 
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Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Sibbell Ludington’s gravestone image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
3. Sibbell Ludington’s gravestone
Col. Henry Ludington’s gravestone image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
4. Col. Henry Ludington’s gravestone
[ inscribed on the plaque ]
Revolutionary Soldier
Col. Henry Ludington
1775 1783
placed by the
Enoch Crosby Chapter
D.A.R.
[ inscribed on the small bronze marker ]
S A R 1775
Henry Ludington
1739 – 1817
July 4, 2000
Westchester / Putnam Chapter
Sons of The American Revolution
A Small Stone at the Edge of the Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
5. A Small Stone at the Edge of the Cemetery
Revolutionary Soldiers
Buried Here
Placed here by N.Y. State
Organization NSDAR
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 14, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,104 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 14, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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