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Marshall in Calhoun County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Isaac E. Crary House

 
 
Isaac E. Crary House Marker image. Click for full size.
March 8, 2010
1. Isaac E. Crary House Marker
Inscription. Michigan's first congressman lived here from the early 1840s until his death in 1854. Located on lots one and two, original plat, lower village, the house was a wedding gift from his father-in-law, Judge Abner Pratt. Arriving here in 1831, Crary was a member of Michigan's first constitutional convention. He was three times elected to congress, and twice to the legislature. In 1961 the building became the office of Marshall Savings and Loan Assn.
 
Erected 1973 by Michigan History Division, Department of State. (Marker Number 397.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
 
Location. 42° 16.353′ N, 84° 57.826′ W. Marker is in Marshall, Michigan, in Calhoun County. Marker is on Michigan Avenue (Business Interstate 94), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marshall MI 49068, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Honolulu House (within shouting distance of this marker); John D. Pierce Homesite (within shouting distance of this marker); First Baptist Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct
Isaac E. Crary House Marker image. Click for full size.
March 8, 2010
2. Isaac E. Crary House Marker
line); Marshall (about 400 feet away); Harold C. Brooks / Fitch-Gorham-Brooks House (about 600 feet away); Mary Miller / Hillside (about 700 feet away); James A. Miner (about 800 feet away); Charles T. Gorham (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marshall.
 
Also see . . .  Isaac E. Crary - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on March 11, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on . This page has been viewed 952 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on . • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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