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New Milford in Litchfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Home Site Of Roger Sherman

 
 
Marker on the New Milford Town Hall Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, June 22, 2009
1. Marker on the New Milford Town Hall
Inscription. Marker on New Milford Town Hall building:
On the site of this building
once lived
Roger Sherman
Born 1721 – Died 1793
One of the Signers of the
Declaration of Independence
*************
Placed by the Roger Sherman Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution

Marker on street near New Milford Town Hall:
Home Site of Roger Sherman 1721 – 1793. Signer of the Declaration of Independence
 
Erected by Roger Sherman Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
 
Location. 41° 34.661′ N, 73° 24.622′ W. Marker is in New Milford, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Church Street, on the left when traveling south on Main Street. Click for map. Located in front of the Town Hall of New Milford. Marker is in this post office area: New Milford CT 06776, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. New Milford Veterans Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); New Milford WW I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); New Milford Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); New Milford WW II Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ships Bell of the U.S.S. Pittsburgh (about 400 feet away); Lincoln Herm (approx. 0.2 miles away); New Milford (approx. mile away); Bridgeport Wood Finishing Company (approx. 2.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in New Milford.
 
Categories. Colonial Era
 
Marker on street near New Milford Town Hall Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, June 22, 2009
2. Marker on street near New Milford Town Hall
Town Hall of New Milford Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, June 22, 2009
3. Town Hall of New Milford
 

 
Credits. This page originally submitted on July 18, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,409 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 18, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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