Peter John Cuffee


Peter John Cuffee, grandfather of Shinnecock Reverend Paul Cuffee (1757-1812) was born in Hayground, NY. He converted to Congregationalism in the Great Revival of 1741-44 and became a minister.

He established churches at Wading River, Poosepatuck, Islip, and Canoe Place (Hampton Bays).

He lived at the Manor of St. George.