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Easton in Northampton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

George Taylor

 
 
George Taylor Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
1. George Taylor Marker
Inscription. One of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence, member of Continental Congress, ironmaster, lived in this house built in 1757 by William Parsons, Surveyor-General. First occupied by Parsons.
 
Erected 1953 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
 
Location. 40° 41.382′ N, 75° 12.657′ W. Marker is in Easton, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Marker is at the intersection of South 4th Street and Ferry Street, on the right when traveling north on South 4th Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 58 South Fourth Street, Easton PA 18042, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Samuel Phillippe (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Indian Peace Treaties (about 700 feet away); Northampton Countyís First Court House (about 700 feet away); Sullivanís March (about 700 feet away); Founding of Easton and Northampton County (about 700 feet away); The Declaration of Independence in Easton
Wide view of the George Taylor Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
2. Wide view of the George Taylor Marker
With the Taylor-Parsons House (1757) in the foreground.
(about 800 feet away); The Great Square (about 800 feet away); Lafayette College Founding (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Easton.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. ColonialHall.com: Biography of George Taylor. (Submitted on April 17, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. George Taylor - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

3. George Taylor - Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 5, 2012, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
 
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The grave site of George Taylor Photo, Click for full size
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
3. The grave site of George Taylor
Located in the Historic Easton (Pa.) Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,201 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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