• Miles of uncrowded white sandy beaches extend to the horizon, separating the clear blue ocean and undulating grass-covered dunes.

    Fire Island

    National Seashore New York

Event Details

  • 09/28/2013

    William Floyd Estate gravestone rubbings
    Location: Fire Island National Seashore: William Floyd Estate | Map Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM Fee Information: Free; reservations required (631-399-2030) Contact Name: William Floyd Estate Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 631-399-2030

Join us for a unique introduction to genealogical research. Visitors will be shown a variety of ways to learn about grave markers from the materials they were made of to foot stones to kinship to burial characteristics. Learn about the origins of the "Deaths Head" and do a gravestone rubbing.

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