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Quincy in Norfolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

The Men of Quincy, Mass.

 
 
The Men of Quincy, Mass. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 18, 2009
1. The Men of Quincy, Mass. Marker
Inscription.
In Grateful Remembrance of
The Men of Quincy, Mass.
formerly called Braintree
who on land and sea fought
to establish the independence of the
United States of America
in
The Revolution of 1775-1783

Ebenezer Adams Daniel Arnold Hezekiah Bass Jonathan Bass Joseph Bass Josiah Bass Edward Willard Baxter Jonathan Baxter Joseph Baxter Seth Baxter William Baxter Joseph Beal Elijah Belcher Edmund Billings Ebenezer Brackett James Brackett Jr. Joseph Brackett Moses Brackett Peter Brackett John Briesler James Clark Jr. Adam Curtis Samuel Curtis Jesse Fenno Ebenezer Glover Ezra Glover Josiah Glover John Hall Nathaniel Hayden Joshua Hobart Jonathan Marsh Wilson Marsh Abram Newcomb Bryant Newcomb Charles Newcomb Ebenezer Newcomb Micah Newcomb Thomas Newcomb John Nightingale Ebenezer Penniman Ralph Pope Thomas Pratt John Pray Samuel Savil Daniel Spear Samuel Spear Seth Spear William Spear William Spear Jr. Elijah Vessey Jr.

This memorial is erected by
The Adams Chapter
Society Daughters of the Revolution
and
The City of Quincy
1923

 
Erected 1923 by The Adams Chapter - Society Daughters of the Revolution and the City of Quincy.
 
Location.
Marker in Quincy image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 18, 2009
2. Marker in Quincy
42° 15.046′ N, 71° 0.213′ W. Marker is in Quincy, Massachusetts, in Norfolk County. Marker is on Hancock Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located in Hancock Cemetery, across the street from the United First Parish Church. Marker is in this post office area: Quincy MA 02169, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hancock Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); United First Parish Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Adams (within shouting distance of this marker); Abigail Adams (within shouting distance of this marker); John Adams (approx. mile away); Old House (approx. half a mile away); Adams National Historical Park (approx. 0.8 miles away); Sailors Home Cemetery (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Quincy.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Hancock Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 18, 2009
3. Hancock Cemetery
The marker, seen to the left in the background, is located just inside Quincy's Hancock Cemetery.
Graves in the Old Burial Ground image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 18, 2009
4. Graves in the Old Burial Ground
The graves of some of the Men of Quincy, Mass. mentioned on the marker are seen in this photo.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,260 times since then and 41 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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