Pyrrhus Concer

Freed Slave Pyrrhus Concer's House

Southampton Plans Museum At Site Of Torn Down Home Of Freed Slave

As Southampton celebrates its 375th birthday, it is acknowledging the difficult chapters of slavery in its past

07/17/2015

This historic Southampton, Long Island house, which once belonged to former slave Pyrrhus Concer, has been demolished. (Credit: CBS2)

Southampton Residents Furious After Owners Tear Down Historic Home, Build Nothing

Allegations were flying Thursday that a Southampton, Long Island couple demolished American history for profit.

01/15/2015

A Long Island family wants to tear down a house that may have once been owned by freed slave Pyrrhus Concer. (Credit CBS 2)

Demolition Plans Delayed For Supposedly Historic Hamptons Home

The home represents the legacy of one of the most prominent former slaves in the northeast, according to village historians.

09/30/2013