Lemuel Haynes House

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Lemuel Haynes House
Lemuel Haynes House, South Granville, NY.jpg
North profile, 2008
Lemuel Haynes House is located in New York
Lemuel Haynes House
Lemuel Haynes House is located in the US
Lemuel Haynes House
Location South Granville, NY
Coordinates 43°22′15.88″N 73°17′0.13″W / 43.3710778°N 73.2833694°W / 43.3710778; -73.2833694Coordinates: 43°22′15.88″N 73°17′0.13″W / 43.3710778°N 73.2833694°W / 43.3710778; -73.2833694
Built 1793
NRHP Reference # 75001235
Significant dates
Added to NRHP May 15, 1975[1]
Designated NHL May 15, 1975[2]

Lemuel Haynes House was the home of Lemuel Haynes, first African-American clergyman ordained in America, from 1822 to 1833. He was also the first African-American minister of a white congregation. It became a National Historic Landmark in 1975.[2][3]

The house is located on Washington County Route 27 a short distance from NY 149 in the small hamlet of South Granville. It was purchased in 2009 by Bo Young and William Foote.

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2007-01-23). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b "Lemuel Haynes House". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. 2007-09-15. 
  3. ^ Marcia M. Greenlee (December 1974). National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: Lemuel Haynes House (pdf). National Park Service.  and Accompanying 1 photo, exterior, from 1974. (513 KB)