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

The First Society of Ridgefield

 
 
The First Society of Ridgefield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 2, 2010
1. The First Society of Ridgefield Marker
Inscription.
The First Society of Ridgefield
was formed in 1725
under the leadership of
The Reverend Samuel L. Johnson
The name St. Stephen's was given
in the year 1831, the year
in which it became a parish.
The Church of the Living God, the
pillar and ground of the truth
Timothy 3:15

 
Location. 41° 16.811′ N, 73° 29.921′ W. Marker is in Ridgefield, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Connecticut Route 35) and Governor Street, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Click for map. Located on the corner of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church. Marker is in this post office area: Ridgefield CT 06877, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Original Episcopal Church (a few steps from this marker); Bissell's – Destroyed by Two Conflagrations (within shouting distance of this marker); The Village Center in the Early 1900s (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lounsbury House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Confederate Bell (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line);
The First Society of Ridgefield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 2, 2010
2. The First Society of Ridgefield Marker
More of the Great Fire (about 300 feet away); Ridgefield Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away); The Great Fire of 1895 (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Ridgefield.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
St. Stephen's Episcopal Church image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 2, 2010
3. St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 591 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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