Oyster Bay in Nassau County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
the grave of
who came from England
about 1630, and settled
in Oyster Bay in 1661.
He died in 1668,
and was buried here
on his own land.
Location. 40° 52.181′ N, 73° 31.954′ W. Marker is in Oyster Bay, New York, in Nassau County. Marker is on Simcoe Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in a cemetery located behind the easternmost house on Simcoe Street. Marker is in this post office area: Oyster Bay NY 11771, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Hill (a few steps from this marker); Fortified Hill (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The British Occupation (about 700 feet away); Earle-Wightman House Museum (about 700 feet away); Raynham Hall Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Culper Spy Ring (approx. 0.2 miles away); Raynham Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); The great chain hoax . . . . (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oyster Bay.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 5, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 457 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 5, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.