“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Sherman Dale in Perry County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

John Bannister Gibson

John Bannister Gibson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 16, 2009
1. John Bannister Gibson Marker
Inscription. Born Nov. 8, 1780, in a house near here. Chief Justice of Pennsylvania 1827-51. This was also the birthplace of William Bigler, who was Governor of Pennsylvania, 1852-55; and U.S. Senator, 1856-61.
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 21.115′ N, 77° 12.698′ W. Marker is in Sherman Dale, Pennsylvania, in Perry County. Marker is at the intersection of Pennsylvania Route 850 and Mill Road on State Route 850. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shermans Dale PA 17090, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Bigler (approx. 1.1 miles away); Perry County Civil War Memorial (approx. 4.9 miles away); New Bloomfield World War I Memorial (approx. 4.9 miles away); Perry County (approx. 4.9 miles away); Carson Long Military Institute (approx. 5 miles away); Donald Campbell Willard (approx. 5 miles away); Carson Long Institute (approx. 5 miles away); The Route of United States Army Despatch Riders / Confederate Soldiers Farthest Advance (approx. 5.7 miles away).
Also see . . .  John Bannister Gibson - Dickinson College. (Submitted on October 17, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
John Bannister Gibson image. Click for full size.
Historic Portrait from Dickinson College
2. John Bannister Gibson

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