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Stroudsburg in Monroe County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Col. Jacob Stroud

 
 
Col. Jacob Stroud Marker image. Click for full size.
September 19, 2005
1. Col. Jacob Stroud Marker
Inscription. In Memory of Col. Jacob Stroud, Born 1735, Died 1806, Founder of Stroudsburg; his son Daniel, appointed by his father as his successor to the Lordship of Stroudsburg; and the Revolutionary Soldiers buried herein.
 
Erected 1927 by Jacob Stroud Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution of Monroe County.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 59.406′ N, 75° 11.256′ W. Marker is in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, in Monroe County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 209), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. To the left of the entrance to the Dansbury Mission Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 321 Main Street, Stroudsburg PA 18360, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Colonel Jacob Stroud (here, next to this marker); Dansbury Mission (within shouting distance of this marker); McMichaels Creek (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Penn (approx. 0.4 miles away); A. Mitchell Palmer (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Stroudsburg.
 
More about this marker. Bronze plaque on a stone marker.
 
Also see . . .
Brass plaque on stone marker image. Click for full size.
September 19, 2005
2. Brass plaque on stone marker
 Stroudsburg History. (Submitted on November 11, 2005.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial EraNotable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
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