West Nyack in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Old Clarkstown Reformed Church Cemetery
A Dutch meeting house and burial ground occupied this site ca. 1740. The First Reformed Protestant Dutch Church was organized here in 1750. A sandstone building replaced the old wooden structure in 1826. This cemetery, in use for almost two centuries, contains the graves of 20 Revolutionary War soldiers and 20 of the War of 1812.
Erected by Historical Society of Rockland County.
Marker series. This marker is included in the New York, Historical Society of Rockland County marker series.
Location. 41° 6.551′ N, 73° 58.862′ W. Marker is in West Nyack, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is on Germonds Road (County Route 27), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 250 Germonds Road, West Nyack NY 10994, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of the First Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of New Hempstead (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonial Clarkstown (approx. 0.6 miles away); Pye's Corner (approx. 0.6 miles away); Washington’s Encampment Clarkstown Reformed Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); West Nyack World War I Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Old Parsonage (approx. 0.7 miles away); West Nyack's Last Horse Trough (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Nyack.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion • Colonial Era •
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