Humphrys genealogy

Genealogy research by Mark Humphrys.

My ancestors - O'Rahilly - Contents

Rockaway, Long Island, New York

Edward Wren had a beachfront house at Rockaway Park, Rockaway Peninsula, Long Island, New York (beside NYC).

Edward Wren's house at the beach in Rockaway, New York.

In 1912 Edward Wren built this house at Rockaway at the beach.
It is where Ocean Promenade meets Beach 125th St (see map), house is on W side of Beach 125th St.
Wren family sold it 1930.
It opened 1930 as the Del Mar hotel.
It is now an old-age home, the Chai Home for Adults.
Address is 125-02 Ocean Promenade, Far Rockaway, NY 11694.

Edward Wren's house at the beach in Rockaway, New York.
From [Lucev, 2006].

Edward Wren's house as the Del Mar hotel.
From a 1940s edition of the Rockaway Review.
From [Lucev, 2006].

The house in Rockaway today.

The house in Rockaway.
From Google Maps.
Click to rotate and see beach.

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