What
  • Abandoned
  • Battlefield
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Brewery
  • Bridge
  • Cemeteries
  • Church
  • Farm
  • Firehouse
  • Fort
  • Haunted
  • Historic House
  • Historic Structure
  • Historical Event
  • Hotel
  • Inn
  • Landmark
  • Legends & Lore
  • Library
  • Lighthouse
  • Lost Place
  • Mill
  • Monument
  • Museums
  • Native American
  • Park
  • Railway Station
  • Restaurant
  • Revolutionary War
  • Road
  • Roadside Attraction
  • Ruins
  • Schoolhouse
  • Shopping
  • Tavern
  • Theater
  • Tours
  • True Crime
Where

This New York City Landmark in the Queens neighborhood of Woodside is one of New York’s oldest cemeteries and one of the last colonial cemeteries in the city.

It was established in 1733 on the farmland of Samuel Moore. John T. Jackson would later marry a Moore daughter, leading to the name Moore-Jackson.

A burial hasn’t been made here since the Civil War and the 42 grave cemetery is now owned by the Queens Historical Society.


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