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Milford in Pike County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gifford Pinchot

 
 
Gifford Pinchot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 25, 2009
1. Gifford Pinchot Marker
Inscription. The noted forester, conservationist and Governor of Pennsylvania two terms in 1923-27, 1931-35, had his ancestral home at Gray Towers, Milford. He is buried in this cemetery. Born in Connecticut, 1865. Died on October 4, 1946.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 18.867′ N, 74° 48.047′ W. Marker is in Milford, Pennsylvania, in Pike County. Marker is on U.S. 209, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milford PA 18337, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hotel Fauchère (approx. 0.6 miles away); Judge John Biddis (approx. 0.7 miles away); Pike County (approx. 0.7 miles away); Centre Square Drinking Fountain (approx. 0.7 miles away); Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Old Stone Courthouse (approx. 0.7 miles away); Brick House Village (approx. one mile away in New Jersey); Milford (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Milford.
 
Also see . . .
1. Gifford Pinchot, America's First Forester. (Submitted on October 27, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Gifford Pinchot.
Gifford Pinchot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 25, 2009
2. Gifford Pinchot Marker
(Submitted on October 27, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
3. Gifford Pinchot - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

4. Gifford Pinchot at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Marker on Route 209 image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 25, 2009
3. Marker on Route 209
Milford Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 25, 2009
4. Milford Cemetery
Gifford Pinchot is buried in this cemetery, located behind the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 895 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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