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Harmon Husband

 
 
Harmon Husband Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2009
1. Harmon Husband Marker
Inscription. Leader of North Carolina revolt against the British, he fled under an assumed name in 1771. Somerset's first settler; lived at Coffee Springs farm some years. Became a pamphleteer and active in the Whiskey Rebellion. Died in 1795.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Whiskey Rebellion marker series.
 
Location. 40° 0.404′ N, 79° 4.112′ W. Marker is in Somerset, Pennsylvania, in Somerset County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street/Glades Pike (Route 31) and Plank Road, on the left when traveling east on Main Street/Glades Pike. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 555 E. Main Street, Somerset PA 15501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 142nd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry (approx. half a mile away); Adam Schneider (approx. 0.6 miles away); Somerset County World War I Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Somerset County World War II Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Somerset County Korean War / Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles
Harmon Husband Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2009
2. Harmon Husband Marker
Looking west along Main Street/Glades Pike toward downtown Somerset.
away); Somerset County (approx. 0.6 miles away); Early Bible (approx. 0.6 miles away); Edgewood Aerie 1801 F.O.E. World War II Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Somerset.
 
Also see . . .  Herman Husband from Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 20, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 815 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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