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In Memory of Jonathan Park

 
 
In Memory of Jonathan Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 2, 2009
1. In Memory of Jonathan Park Marker
[ Front ]
Inscription.
In Memory of
Jonathan Park
Original Settler of Newfane
Who Gave to the People of
Windham County the Common
And All the Land
On Which Now Stand
The County Buildings
Erected by
His Great-Granddaughters
Martha Osgood Morse
Frances Hannah Osgood
1919

 
Erected 1919.
 
Location. 42° 59.16′ N, 72° 39.304′ W. Marker is in Newfane, Vermont, in Windham County. Marker is on Vermont Route 30 0.1 miles north of Church Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newfane VT 05345, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Newfane World War II Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Newfane Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Newfane Civil War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); The Round Schoolhouse (approx. 3.6 miles away); Scott Bridge (approx. 4.8 miles away); Family Home of John Humphrey Noyes (approx. 6.6 miles away); Putney Town Hall (approx. 6.8 miles away); Putney Veterans Monument (approx. 6.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Newfane.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
In Memory of Jonathan Park Marker [ Back ] image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 24, 2009
2. In Memory of Jonathan Park Marker [ Back ]
Jonathan Park
Born in Milbury
Worcester County Mass.
September 22, 1743
Settled on Newfane Hill
In the 23rd Year of His Age
And Removed to the Site of
The Present Village of Newfane
About 1775
Served as Lieutenant in
The Revolutionary War
Took an Active Part in
The Battle of Bennington.
Died in Newfane,
Windham County Vt.
July 18, 1827
In Memory of Jonathan Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 2, 2009
3. In Memory of Jonathan Park Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 861 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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