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Stratford in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Old Congregational Burying Ground

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
1. Old Congregational Burying Ground
Left Plaque


Inscription.
[Left Plaque]
In honor of
the men and women
who planted in the wilderness
the early homes of Stratford,
who fought bravely and suffered patiently
in the War of the American Revolution,
and who left to their descendents
a proud memory of courage,
endurance and faith in God.

[Right Plaque]
1676   1906
Erected by The
Mary Silliman Chapter
Daughters of The
American Revolution

 
Erected 1906 by Mary Silliman Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 11.45′ N, 73° 7.913′ W. Marker is in Stratford, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West Broad Street and Beardsley Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stratford CT 06615, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stratford World War I Monument (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Home of William Samuel Johnson (about 700 feet away); Christ Episcopal Church Cemetery Gate
Old Congregational Burying Ground image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
2. Old Congregational Burying Ground
Right Plaque
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Stratford Vietnam Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stratford World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stratford Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Captain John Carpenter (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stratford American Revolutionary War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Stratford.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial EraSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Old Congregational Burying Ground image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
3. Old Congregational Burying Ground
 
 
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