Patterson in Putnam County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Named for General Israel Putnam, commander of American forces in the Hudson Highlands during the American Revolution.
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 41° 31.506′ N, 73° 35.288′ W. Marker is in Patterson, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is on New York State Route 22 half a mile north of New York State Route 311, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Patterson NY 12563, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dutchess County (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); Fredericksburg (approx. ¾ mile away); Historic District (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Presbyterian Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Fellowship Hall (approx. 1.5 miles away); Patterson Grange No. 939 (approx. 1.5 miles away); Maple Avenue Cemetery (approx. 1.5 miles away); Ludington Graves (approx. 1.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Patterson.
Also see . . . General Israel Putnam - His Life. A website dedicated to General Putnam, with additional links and photos. (Submitted on November 17, 2009.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
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 518 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 14, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. 4. submitted on November 17, 2009. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.