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Jones/ Green Cemetery, Rockland County, New York

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Cemetery: Jones/ Green cemetery

Other:

Sign: No

Street: 8 Parkway Drive

City:

Township: Clarkstown

County: Rockland

State: New York

Nation: USA

Zip: 10956

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Status: Abandoned

Size: Small

Directions: Exit 11 Palisades Interstate Parkway

Type: Road-public

Location: Surburban

Terrain: Level

Watersource: No

Features: wooded section of the backyard.

Property: Private

Access: Permission-required

Enclosure: None

Gate: None

Established: 1796

Gravestones: 37

Oldest: 1796

Newest: 1900

Removed: Unknown

Relocated: No

Repairs: No

Methods:

Restoration: Unsure

Association: Unsure

Records: Yes

Inventory: Yes

Availability: Rockland County historical Society

Landscaping: Unsure

Paths: Yes

Trees: Yes4

Crypts: No

Fencing: No

Brickwork: No

Ironwork: No

Sculpture: No

Fountains: No

Roads: No

Buildings: No

Cement: No

Granite: Yes

Marble: Yes

Native: Unsure

Slate: Yes

Others: No

Wood: No

Materials: No

Architectural: Unsure

Angels: No

Draperies: Yes

Fraternal: No

Hands: Yes

Lambs: No

Monograms: No

Plants: No

Photos: No

Religious: Yes

Scrollwork: Yes

Urns:

Carvings: No

Condition: Cemetery poorly maintained

Unmarked: No

Broken: Yes

Toppled: Yes

Disintegrating: Yes

Buried: Unsure

Weather: Unknown

Pollution: Unknown

Vandalized: No

Report:

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Overgrowth:

Overgrowth1:

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Overgrowth3:

Overgrowth4: Gravestones-Damaging

GroundCover: Yes

Moss: Yes

Vines: Yes

Drainage: Good

Problem1: Encroachment

Problem2:

Owner: Unknown

Use:

Bordering: Recreational

Change: Same

Reason:

Visited: Occasionally

Archeology: Unknown

Habitat: Unknown

Surnames:  Blavelt  Demarest Green Jones

Other_Information: Historical families are buried  here.. In particular Joseph and Edward Jones who fought under the direct command of Gen. George Washington during the Revolutionary war. The Cemetery is 50\' x 50\' last clean up was in 1979 by a Boy Scout troop in new city New York. This  historical  is endangered of neglect.  The Cemetery is located in the back of a private home. The owner is hoping that somebody will restore it. Her contract closing on her home specifically stated that access must be given to this cemetery.

Contacted: Boy Scout Troop  124 Northvale NJ 07647

Support: Please contact me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Past Commander of the American Legion and Chaplin of the Disabled American Veterans Association. Phone number 201 784-0480

Name: Joseph mancini

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