Genealogy: Schermerhorn Street

Former “Rope Walk” and Home to Shipping Magnates

Check out this new genealogy about Schermerhorn Street in Brooklyn Heights. Named after a Dutch family in the shipping business, the street was once used as a path to “walk” rope in the manufacture of shipping rope. Today, Schermerhorn Street maintains much of its historic character, with several 19th century brownstones remaining.

Download this genealogy here and find out more.

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