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Hagaman in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Cemetery 1774

 
 
Cemetery 1774 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 28, 2014
1. Cemetery 1774 Marker
Inscription.
Cemetery-1774
Owned by Joseph Hagaman,
For Whom Village of Hagaman
Was Named. Cemetery Restored
In 1927. 7 Revolutionary
Soldiers are Buried Here

 
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 58.517′ N, 74° 9.116′ W. Marker is in Hagaman, New York, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hagaman NY 12086, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Hagaman Cemetery 1774 (within shouting distance of this marker); Pawling Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); James Allin Inn (approx. 1.8 miles away); 18th Century Home (approx. 1.8 miles away); Hurricana Stock Farm (approx. 2 miles away); Sanford Mansion (approx. 3.1 miles away); Green Hill Cemetery (approx. 3.2 miles away); "Mother Lake" (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hagaman.
 
More about this marker. The marker is posted within the cemetery, and therefore, not easily spotted from the roadway.
 
Regarding Cemetery 1774. The Hagaman Cemetery is located just off Pawling Avenue behind the "Old Cronies
Cemetery 1774 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 28, 2014
2. Cemetery 1774 Marker
Restaurant" in Hagaman, New York. There is a NYS historical marker out by the road identifying the path to the cemetery, which is surrounded by a iron fence that has been painted black. In order to visit the cemetery, one has to go up a driveway to the left of the restaurant. It is hard to read some of the markers, some cannot be read at all. Others, including Joseph Hagaman's and Charles Jukes Jr.'s gravestones can be clearly read. The Hagaman's, who settled the town, are in the last row of the cemetery.
 
Also see . . .
1. Old Hagaman Cemetery Listing. (Submitted on August 28, 2014, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
2. Old Hagaman Cemetery on Find-a-Grave.com. (Submitted on August 28, 2014, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Additional keywords. Cemetery-1774
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
The Old Hagaman Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 28, 2014
3. The Old Hagaman Cemetery
Two Headstones in the Old Hagaman Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 28, 2014
4. Two Headstones in the Old Hagaman Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 28, 2014, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 285 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 28, 2014, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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