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Trumbull in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Jonathan Trumbull
 
Jonathan Trumbull Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, January 7, 2010
1. Jonathan Trumbull Marker




 
Inscription.
Jonathan Trumbull
1710 – 1785
Revolutionary Patriot Statesman Merchant
Governor of Connecticut
1769 – 1784

“The Constitution State” “The Nutmeg State” “The Provisions State”
The securing and delivery of supplies to George Washington’s Continental Army is attributed to Jonathan Trumbull

Donated by The Jennie and Ethel Mallett Memorial Trust
Trustees The Honorable Abram H. Tellalian, Jr. Fleet National Bank
Dedicated November 2002

Bronze by sculptor John Janvrin Blair and Jozef Custom Iron Works, Inc.
Coordinated through three municipal administrations First Selectmen David A. Wilson – Kenneth S. Halaby – Raymond G. Baldwin, Jr.

 
Erected 2002.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Markers Attached to Sculpture marker series.
 
Location. 41° 15.428′ N, 73° 13.156′ W. Marker is in Trumbull, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Hill Road (Connecticut Route 127) and Main Street (Connecticut Route 111), on the left when traveling north on Church Hill Road. Click for map. Located in front of Trumbull Town Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5866 Main Street, Trumbull CT 06611, United States of America.
 
Jonathan Trumbull Statue in front of Trumbull Town Hall Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, January 7, 2010
2. Jonathan Trumbull Statue in front of Trumbull Town Hall
 

 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Trumbull Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Trumbull World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Salute to Women – Veterans Day 1999 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Trumbull Library (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Long Hill World War I Memorial (approx. 1.5 miles away); Trumbull Volunteer Fire Company #1 (approx. 1.6 miles away); Tashua Hills (approx. 1.6 miles away); In Memory of Lt. Rodney L. Stokes and Sgt. Julius G. Skyberg (approx. 1.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Trumbull.
 
Also see . . .  Jonathan Trumbull from the Connecticut State Library. (Submitted on January 9, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Signature on the base of the statue: Joni Trumbull Gov Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, January 7, 2010
3. Signature on the base of the statue: Joni Trumbull Gov
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on January 9, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,329 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 9, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
 
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