NYC Honorary Street Names


Father Joseph M. Elliott Place (Bronx)
Present name:St. Paul's Place
Location:Between Washington Avenue and Third Avenue
Honoree: The Rev. Joseph Merritt Elliott (1934-2002) following his graduation from Union Theological Seminary in 1959, was assigned him to the staff of St. Paulís, which was at the time a mission of the Diocese of New York. He was appointed Vicar in 1964; and after the parish became self-supporting again in 1972, he was elected Rector.
Rev. John B. Elliott Way (Brooklyn)
Present name:Schaefer Street
Location:Between Broadway and Bushwick Avenue
Honoree: Rev. John B. Elliott (1927- 2004) founded the Mt. Paran Baptist Church in Bushwick in 1988. He chaired the board of directors for Bushwick Family Services, now known as the Family Services Network of New York.

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