Canarsie was a part of Flatlands Township until 1896.
In 1839 Grace Protestant Church was formed.(now 92nd St)
Cemetery 1843 of Church Lane. 9 Civil War Veterans are buried there.
1844 the first school was built No.#3.
In 1870 there was a large influx of Germans,  mostly near Conklin Ave. 
They built the Reformed Church on E.93rd St. in 1877.
Roman Catholic Church Holy Family was established in 1880.

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