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Rockleigh in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

John A. Haring House

Built c. 1805

 
 
John A. Haring House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 28, 2008
1. John A. Haring House Marker
Inscription. An early 19th century example of Dutch Colonial architecture erected by John A. Haring. Small wing added c. 1808; rear stone section built by a Haring about the time of the Revolutionary War.

Inherited in 1854 by son Nicholas J. Haring, the farmhouse remained in the family until 1969, ending four generations and 164 years of continuous Haring ownership.
 
Erected by Bergen County Historical Society. (Marker Number 51.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Bergen County Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 40° 59.74′ N, 73° 55.858′ W. Marker is in Rockleigh, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is on Piermont Road (County Route 501), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5 Piermont Road, Northvale NJ 07647, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Abraham A. Haring House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rockleigh Road (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jacob Concklin House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Rockleigh (approx. 0.6 miles away); Joseph Dubois House
Marker on Piermont Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 28, 2008
2. Marker on Piermont Road
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Piermont Road (approx. 0.9 miles away); Skunk Hollow (approx. 1.1 miles away in New York); Nagel (Naugle) House (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rockleigh.
 
Also see . . .  Bergen County Historical Society. (Submitted on June 30, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable BuildingsWar, US Revolutionary
 
John A. Haring House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 28, 2008
3. John A. Haring House
The John A. Haring House is currently a private residence. It is located just south of the older Abraham A. Haring House on Piermont Road in Rockleigh.
#5 Piermont Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 28, 2008
4. #5 Piermont Road
The original stone section of the house can be seen in the left of this photo.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 30, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,378 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 30, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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