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Rockland Co NY Historical Markers, Rockland Co, NY

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Garret Blauvelt, John S. Norris

Garret Blauvelt, John S. Norris

The main section and south kitchen of this Dutch sandstone homestead were built c. 1790-1800, the north addition c. 1840, on land earlier owned by David Bogert. The first known occupant was Garret I. Blauvelt. In 1853 the farm was acquired by John S. Norris, a prominant architect and constructor of fine buildings. In 1885 it was purchased by the Burr family who owned it more than half a century.

Website: https://www.hmdb.org/m.asp?m=84058

Attribution: By Manuel P. Guevara

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Garret I. Blauvelt
John S. Norris

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Updated: 11-11-2022