Douwe Talema

Douwe Talema (HM176B)

Location: Demarest, NJ 07627 Bergen County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 57.662', W 73° 57.422'

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"Here lies the
remains of
Douwe Talema,
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."
HM NumberHM176B
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 7:10am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 587767 N 4534955
Decimal Degrees40.96103333, -73.95703333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 57.662', W 73° 57.422'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 57' 39.72" N, 73° 57' 25.32" W
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Area Code(s)201
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 17 Everett Rd, Demarest NJ 07627, US
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