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

Old Southeast Cemetery

Oldest marked grave in Putnam County

 
 
Old Southeast Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 14, 2009
1. Old Southeast Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
Historical Landmark
Old Southeast Cemetery
Here rest our early settlers
and six pastors of
Southeast Church
Oldest stone – 1751 Dedicated June 1970
Southeast Museum Association, Brewster, N.Y.

 
Erected 1970 by Southeast Museum Association.
 
Location. 41° 25.608′ N, 73° 34.678′ W. Marker is in Brewster, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is on New York State Route 22 0.1 miles south of Dykeman Road (New York State Route 311), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brewster NY 10509, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chancellor Kent (approx. 0.4 miles away); Birthplace of Darius M. Couch (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Borden Bridge (approx. 2.7 miles away); Brewster Veterans Memorial (approx. 3 miles away); Brewster Soldiers Monument (approx. 3.2 miles away); Drewsclift Cemetery (approx. 4.2 miles away); Patterson Baptist Church (approx. 4.9 miles away); County Fairgrounds (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brewster.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial Era
 
Old Southeast Cemetery Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 14, 2009
2. Old Southeast Cemetery Entrance
Marker to the Right of the Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 14, 2009
3. Marker to the Right of the Entrance
Historic
Old Southeast Church
Cemetery
Oldest Marked Grave In
Putnam County – 1751
Plaque on the Right Gatepost image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 14, 2009
4. Plaque on the Right Gatepost
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 15, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,049 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 15, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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