Demarest in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
who died on the 11th day of May 1779
in his Ninetieth Year.
This aged Man at his Residence
near this Place was wilfully and
barbarously murdered by a Party
of Tories. Traitors to their country
who had taken refuge with the Troops
of Britain then in New York and came
thence to murder and plunder.
To pay a Tribute of Respect to his
memory and also to commemorate
the manner of his death, several of
his relatives have erected this Stone.”
Location. 40° 57.662′ N, 73° 57.422′ W. Marker is in Demarest, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Everett Road and Bogert Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in the Sautes Tave’s Begraven Ground. Marker is in this post office area: Demarest NJ 07627, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sautes Tave’s Begraven Ground (a few steps from this marker); The Closter Horseman (approx. 0.3 miles away); Walter Parcells Homestead (approx. 0.4 miles away); Demarest Railroad Station (approx. Closter Public School (approx. 0.8 miles away); Reformed Church of Closter (approx. one mile away); Hilderbrant Naugle House (approx. one mile away); The Nauglel / Auryansen Cemetery (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Demarest.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 26, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 441 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 26, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.