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Johnstown in Fulton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of First St John's Church

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Site of First St John's Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joe Harness, July 19, 2011
1. Site of First St John's Church Marker
Inscription.  Site of First St John's Church (1760) erected by Sir William Johnson; first Church of England North of the Mohawk River
 
Erected 1940 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 0.478′ N, 74° 22.458′ W. Marker is in Johnstown, New York, in Fulton County. Marker is at the intersection of West State Street and W. Green Street on West State Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Johnstown NY 12095, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Drumm House (was here, next to this marker but has been reported missing. ); Colonial Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Suffrage Pioneer (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Johnson Hall - 1763 (about 500 feet away); Colonial Court House (about 500 feet away); Tryon County Courthouse (about 500 feet away); Founder of Johnstown (about 600 feet away); Superintendent of Indian Affairs (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Johnstown.
 
Categories. Churches & ReligionColonial Era
 
Marker with Drumm House behind it. image. Click for full size.
By Joe Harness, July 19, 2011
2. Marker with Drumm House behind it.
View from marker in direction of the arrow. image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel
3. View from marker in direction of the arrow.
Site of First St John's Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel
4. Site of First St John's Church Marker
Site of First St John's Church Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 29, 2012
5. Site of First St John's Church Memorial
This memorial to the St Johns Church stands in the west side of the Colonial Cemetery:
Here Stood
1760 - 1772
St Johns Church
Built By
Sir William Johnson, Bart.
The First Church North Of
The Mohawk River
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 19, 2011, by Joe Harness of Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 357 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 19, 2011, by Joe Harness of Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey.   3, 4. submitted on July 8, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.   5. submitted on August 29, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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