Massapequa in Nassau County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Old Grace Church
—Designated Landmark —
National Society Colonial Dames
Long Island Chapter
Commends the preservation of
Old Grace Church Historic Complex
Burial site of first colonial settlers
Major Thomas Jones (d. 1713)
and wife Freelove Townsend (d. 1726)
May 21, 2005
( Right Plaque : )
Old Grace Church
has been placed on the
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
Erected 2005 by National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century - Long Island Chapter.
Location. 40° 40.007′ N, 73° 27.553′ W. Marker is in Massapequa, New York, in Nassau County. Marker is at the intersection of Merrick Road and Cedar Shore Drive, on the right when traveling east on Merrick Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Massapequa NY 11758, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Historic Complex (a few steps from this marker); Massapequa Hotel (approx. 0.6 miles away); West Neck (approx. 0.7 miles away); Samuel Jones, Esquire Claus Kristian Clausen, U.S.N. (approx. 1.6 miles away); Flying Field (approx. 1.7 miles away); Washington Tour 1790 (approx. 2.5 miles away); Four Chaplains Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Massapequa.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 7, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 323 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 7, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.