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William Floyd Estate, Fire Island National Seashore, New York

Ricardo Torres-Reyes

William Floyd Estate, Fire Island National Seashore, New York

by Ricardo Torres-Reyes

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Published by Denver Service Center, Historic Preservation Team, National Park Service, U.S. Dept. of the Interior in Denver .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Floyd, William, 1734-1821.,
  • Floyd family.,
  • General William Floyd House, N.Y.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFire Island, the William Floyd Estate, National Seashore/New York.
    Statementprepared by Ricardo Torres-Reyes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF127.S9 T67
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 92 p., [19] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5167497M
    LC Control Number74602612

      While on the island, you can learn a lot about New York’s history. For history buffs, the popular Fire Island Lighthouse is a must-see stop, and William Floyd Estate should be . Fire Island National Seashore is a United States National Seashore in the state of New of the Fire Island NS is on Fire Island with one section in the hamlet of Mastic Beach in the Town of Brookhaven on Long Island is a barrier island protecting Great South Bay and a portion of Long Island to its north.

    There are only two bridges to Fire Island National Seashore. The Robert Moses Causeway on the western end of Fire Island leads to parking lots at Robert Moses State Park. The William Floyd Parkway leads to Smith Point County Park on the eastern end of Fire Island, where there are also parking lots. Parking fees are charged at both lots. Notes. Kate W. Strong, “Some Early Floyd Papers,” Long Island Forum, Vol. 20 (5): 89, Digital copies of RFL 1 and RFL 2 are located in the William Floyd Estate Archives, at the Fire Island National Seashore, National Park Service, the Suffolk County Historical Society Collections, Riverhead, NY and in the Brookhaven Town Historian’s office, Farmingdale, NY. The original RFAB is in.

    Fire Island National Seashore. Floyd and the Unkechaug Whalers, In , a year before the first journal entry in RFL2, Richard Floyd Jr. purchased a 4,acre tract of land between Odell’s (Woodhull’s) Creek and the Forge River from his neighbor, William Henry Smith, whose father “Tangier” Smith had founded St George Manor.   Buy Inventory of Amphibians and Reptiles at the William Floyd Estate, Fire Island National Seashore on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders Inventory of Amphibians and Reptiles at the William Floyd Estate, Fire Island National Seashore: National Park Service: : Books.


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William Floyd Estate, Fire Island National Seashore, New York by Ricardo Torres-Reyes Download PDF EPUB FB2

Attractions near William Floyd Estate: ( mi) The Gateway - The Performing Arts Center of Suffolk Fire Island National Seashore ( mi) EUROPE SHUTTLE New York, United States ( mi) Fire Island National Seashore ( mi) Smith Point County Park ( mi) Cupsogue Beach County Park; View all attractions near William Floyd Estate on Tripadvisor $/5(45).

Motorized off-road vehicle use is designated within limited National Park Service areas on Fire Island National Seashore. Apply to be an Artist-in-Residence Learn more about Fire Island's Artist-in-Residence program for visual artists, writers, musicians, and other creative media. The William Floyd Estate, which was authorized as an addition to Fire Island National Seashore, is New York book on the mainland of Long Island.

Two hundred and fifty years of history are preserved at the Estate. The Estate, part of the National Seashore, was at the center of the Floyd Family's life for more than years and the ancestral home, grounds, outbuildings, and family cemetery help tell the story of the continual use, change, and adaptations that took place in nearby Mastic, New York.

William Floyd was a signer of the Declaration of. Attractions near William Floyd Estate: ( km) The Gateway - The Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County ( km) EUROPE SHUTTLE New York, United States ( km) Fire Island National Seashore ( km) Smith Point County Park ( km) Cupsogue Beach County Park; View all attractions near William Floyd Estate on Tripadvisor/ TripAdvisor reviews.

The William Floyd House, the family home, is located in Mastic Beach, is part of Fire Island National Seashore and is open to visitors. It consists of the home, grounds and a cemetery of the Floyd family. Over the course of years, eight generations of Floyds have. This year celebrates the th anniversary of the William Floyd Estate, one of the gems of the Fire Island National Seashore.

The estate is the ancestral home of William Floyd (), one of only 56 original signers of the Declaration of Independence. The estate is not contiguous with the rest of the FI National Seashore.

Fire Island offers visitors many types of relaxation and educational opportunities. Pristine ocean shores, an ancient maritime forest, legacies of lighthouse keepers, and the historic estate of William Floyd are just a few of the recreational, natural, and cultural resources of Fire Island National Seashore.

Patchogue, New York - On Saturday, August 16 from am – pm, Fire Island National Seashore will host a book signing event at the Patchogue -Watch Hill Ferry Terminal. William Floyd biographer Larry Lowenthal will be on hand to discuss and sign his recently published book, William Floyd, Long Island Patriot.

A separate unit of Fire Island National Seashore located on Long Island protects the home and estate of William Floyd, an American Revolutionary War general and a signer of the Declaration of Independence.

The William Floyd House is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is located in Mastic Beach, New York. John Floyd, Jr. received acres, which included the area that is now part of Fire Island National Seashore.

John Sr. was a politician who traveled back and forth to New York, so while the estate was still run as a farm, the work was done by tenants who rented the land from the Floyds. Attractions near William Floyd Estate: ( km) The Gateway - The Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County ( km) EUROPE SHUTTLE New York, United States ( km) Fire Island National Seashore ( km) Smith Point County Park ( km) Cupsogue Beach County Park; View all attractions near William Floyd Estate on Tripadvisor $44 TripAdvisor reviews.

Car - There are only two bridges to Fire Island National Seashore. The Robert Moses Causeway on the western end of Fire Island leads to parking lots at Robert Moses State Park.

The William Floyd Parkway leads to Smith Point County Park on the eastern end of Fire Island, where there are also parking lots. Parking fees are charged at both lots. William Floyd became an important plantation owner and was active in local politics.

Inhe was a delegate from New York in the First Continental Congress. As a member of the Second Continental Congress, year-old William Floyd was the first of the New York delegates to sign the Declaration of Independence on August 2, Fire Island Real Estate is the leading real estate brokerage on Fire Island.

Located in the heart of Ocean Beach, we have been serving Fire Island for over sixty years. We are a family owned and operated full service brokerage and our services include sales, rentals, and management of both residential and commercial properties.

LIKE ROBERT MOSES, an additional sea of online petitions and protests have crashed on the shores of Long Island, surrounding what many residents believe to be another heavily celebrated figure worth discussing – William Floyd.

The sole Suffolk County signer of the Declaration of Independence is currently being scrutinized online through a harsher lens.

A petition presented to the Town. The grounds of the William Floyd Estate at Fire Island National Seashore are open for exploration and can be seen in a half hour by taking a short and easy walk along a.

“Old Mastic” is a room mansion built about years ago on + acres and housed eight generations of the William Floyd family. William Floyd, one of four New York signers of the Declaration of Independence, was born there in The FREE tour showcases one-of-a-kind Location: Park Dr, Mastic Beach, Long Island Fire Island has a long heritage of waterfowl hunting and the shellfishing industries on the Great South Bay.

Hotels and resorts later followed on Fire Island. Fire Island National Seashore also includes the ancestral home of one of New York's four signers of the Declaration of Independence: the William Floyd Estate.

The William Floyd Estate and Otis Pike Fire Island High Dune Wilderness are both part of Fire Island National Seashore. It's best to get to Sagamore Hill National Historic Site early to book.

FLOYD, William, (grandfather of John Gelston Floyd), a Delegate and a Representative from New York; born in Brookhaven, Long Island, N.Y., Decem ; pursued an academic course; served as major general in the State militia; Member of the Continental Congress and ; signed the Declaration of Independence; served in the State senate in and ; again served in the.Fire Island National Seashore is an area that is about 26 miles in length and covers a total area of ab acres of land on Fire Island, New York.

Areas closest to the national seashore include Patchogue, New York. If you want to access this national seashore, you need to find and access Long Island’s south shore between the Moriches.Fire Island National Seashore. In southeastern New York, on Long Island's south shore.

The seashore's mi-long barrier island contains extensive salt marshes, a year-old American holly forest, and the only federally protected wilderness in New York State.