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Date:
May 4, 2019
Time:
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
Bethlehem Cemetery
Address:
286 Kenwood Avenue
Delmar, NY 12054
Cost:
FREE but must pre-register
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Walking Tour of Bethlehem Cemetery, Saturday, May 4 - FREE but must pre-register

Saturday, May 4, 2019

Established in 1865, yet the folks buried here, like Revolutionary War veteran Christian Bender and his wife Elizabeth Cramer, touch history back to the 1700’s. Nathaniel and Rhogenia Adams, early residents of the Delaware Turnpike, are also here. Many other family stories will be explored including Blanchard, Haswell, Slingerland and Van Allen. We will meet near the garage, use Kenwood Avenue entrance.

Cemetery Walking Tours
Come explore two cemeteries. Learn fascinating family stories and their connection to Bethlehem history while walking in these quiet, green spaces. Wear your walking shoes. Will be held rain or shine unless severe.  See weather information, below.
  • FREE but please pre-register. If unable to attend registered dates, kindly call the office to cancel at 518-439-4955 ext. 2131.
  • In case of inclement weather, check the bethlehemhistorical.org for cancellations.  Information will be posted by 1 hour before launch/walking time.
  • Tour Guide: Susan Leath-Town Historian. For questions, email sleath@townofbethlehem.org