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Samuel Adams

 
 
Samuel Adams Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
1. Samuel Adams Marker
Inscription.
Here lies buried
Samuel Adams
Signer of the Declaration of Independence,
Governor of this Commonwealth,
A leader of men and an ardent Patriot
Born 1722 ... Died 1803

Massachusetts Society - Sons of the Revolution
1898

 
Erected 1898 by Massachusetts Society - Sons of the Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence, and the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 42° 21.442′ N, 71° 3.676′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Tremont Street and Bromfield Street, on the left when traveling north on Tremont Street. Click for map. Marker is located in the Granary Burying Ground. Marker is in this post office area: Boston MA 02108, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Victims of the Boston Massacre (here, next to this marker); Welcome to Granary Burying Ground (here, next to this marker); A Riot, the Massacre, and the Tea Party (a few steps from this marker); Granary Burying Ground (a few steps from this marker); Paul Revere Buried in this Ground
Marker in Granary Burying Ground image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
2. Marker in Granary Burying Ground
The grave of the victims of the Boston Massacre can be seen in the photo to the left of the Samuel Adams marker.
(a few steps from this marker); Gravestone Carving (a few steps from this marker); Family Memorials (within shouting distance of this marker); Josiah and Abiah Franklin (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Boston.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Take a tour of the markers found along the walking trail in Bostonís Granary Burying Ground.
 
Also see . . .
1. Biography of Samuel Adams. Signers of the Declaration of Independence website. (Submitted on May 7, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. Granary Burying Ground. Details of the Freedom Trail from the City of Boston website. (Submitted on May 7, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesNotable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Granary Burying Ground image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
3. Granary Burying Ground
The Samuel Adams Marker is located in the Granary Burying Ground. Established 1660, this cemetery is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Samuel Adams image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
4. Samuel Adams
This statue of Samuel Adams stands in front of Faneuil Hall, further along on the Freedom Trail.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 948 times since then and 89 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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