Napanoch Churches and News items and more pictures
of in and around Napanoch
Napanoch Dutch Reformed Church and Parsonage.1911.
Durch Reformed Church was Organized in 1745.
The church was built in 1840. It No longer exist.
Another picture of the old Napanoch Reformed Church.
Ellenville Journal News Article. 1951
Napanoch News items in the year 1939 and view of the Reformed church.
Note: First news item mentions E.C. Chase, teacher of 7th and 8th grade
at the Napanoch School.
Methodist Church 1906. The cornerstone was laid for this building in
October of 1869.The church is located on the corner St.Mark's Place
More Pictures of in and around Napanoch
Left:The old Hoornbeek store and The Doll residents Early 1800s. William
Doll a man of prominence not only in early Napanoch and of the Town of
Wawarsing but also in Ulster County as well. He came to Napanoch in
1802. Built this home about 1803. It was the home of the Lewis D.B.
Hoornbeek family from 1869 for over 100 years. The Store which was
attached to the home was added on around 1804 -05.
Right: Old Post Office.The Napanoch Post Ofice was established in
1844. Henry Kuhfeldt [seated in front of the building] was appointed
the postmaster in 1906.
Napanoch Doll House House Early 1800s
Painting by Bill Winters 2008-NFS
From the collection of Mr and Mrs Gil Davis
Left:Post Office on Main Street. 1967
Right: Napanoch Reformatory and Wardens Home
Left:Old Picture of the Napanoch Reformatory. Year?
Right: Home of Mr. and Mrs. Adna H. Southwick of
the D&H Canal days and very active in the early in-
dustries of Napanoch.
The Elks Club is now located on this site. Painting by
Mme. Elizabeth Shoumatoff.
The following pictures are a gift from
Nicholas Avinoff Shoumatoff
The Southwick Home. Our home in the 1920s at Napanoch, NY.
Left:My aunt Zoric Ward and my father, Nicholas Shoumatoff.
Right: My grandmother Alexandra Panaev Avinoff,her daughter
Elizabeth Shoumatoff, and my father Nicholas Shoumatoff were
taken on the Southwick lawn.
In memrory of John D. Irwin of Napanoch, NY
by Roberta O'Connor
John D. Irwin on the right
The above photo submitted by Roberta O'Connor
John D. Irwin was my GG grandfather, DOB 3/21/1834-DOD 9/15/1917
in Lackawack, NY. He fought in the Civil War. He enlisted 8/8/1862 in
the 120th Infantry, NY Reg. E Company and was discharged 10-17-1863.
Lost his right arm in Chancellorsville. After his right hand was shot off
they amputated the rest of the arm. He married Mary Sarah Marie"Rosella
Eck and they had 12 children.
Napanoch Correctional Facility 1925 Another View of the Correctional Facility