The Greater Patchogue Historical Society is pleased to welcome you to our website. This website is here to inform others about things happening in Patchogue, especially those of historical significance. You will also be able to find information concerning the society such as "How to become a member", Meetings, and Special Events. Our goal is to keep Patchogue's past alive for future generations to enjoy. Enjoy the website and feel free to send us your comments.
Austin Roe owned and operated a tavern in Setauket and used the excuse of buying supplies for his tavern to make frequent trips to and from Manhattan, enabling him to do his job as Culper courier. To read more about Austin Roe and the Culper Spy Ring...click here