Brooklyn in Kings County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Quakers under Lady Deborah
Moody on land granted to
them by the Dutch
Governor of New Amsterdam
Erected 1938 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 40° 35.712′ N, 73° 58.444′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker is on Gravesend Neck Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located in Gravesend Cemetery, on Gravesend Neck Road between Van Sicklen Street and McDonald Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Brooklyn NY 11223, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Battle of Brooklyn (here, next to this marker); Gravesend Cemetery (here, next to this marker); Gravesend Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Meucci Triangle (approx. half a mile away); F. D. N. Y. (approx. 1.3 miles away); Greek American Veterans (approx. 1.4 miles away); Sheepshead Bay Veterans Memorial (approx. 1½ miles away); Wonder Wheel (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brooklyn.
Categories. • Colonial Era •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 24, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 786 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 24, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.