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Revolutionary War Patriots Buried in the Abington Presbyterian Church Graveyard

 
 
Revolutionary War Patriots Buried in the Abington Presbyterian Church Graveyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 3, 2009
1. Revolutionary War Patriots Buried in the Abington Presbyterian Church Graveyard Marker
Inscription.
In memory of
the Revolutionary War Patriots
buried in the graveyard of the
Abington Presbyterian Church

Private Robert Barnes 1756-1815
Isaac Boileau 1722-1820
2nd Lt. John Houston 1751-1820
Colonel Robert Loller 1740-1808
Captain John Mann 1740-1819
Captain William McCalla 1732-1815


Presented September 17, 1987
 
Erected 1987 by William Penn Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 6.843′ N, 75° 7.317′ W. Marker is in Abington, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Old York Road (Pennsylvania Route 611) and Susquehanna Road, on the right when traveling north on Old York Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Abington PA 19001, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Reverend Samuel Finley (a few steps from this marker); Abington Presbyterian Church Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Old Abington Church and Graveyard (within shouting distance
Abington Presbyterian Church Graveyard image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 3, 2009
2. Abington Presbyterian Church Graveyard
Looking east across Old York Road, with DAR marker on right stone gate column.
of this marker); Abington District World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Willow Grove United Methodist Church, 1889 (approx. 2 miles away); The Fountain House Inn, 1717 (approx. 2 miles away); The Manor House, ca. 1719 (approx. 2.1 miles away); Memorial Hall, 1925 (approx. 2.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Abington.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.Colonial EraHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,113 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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