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Near Jonesville in Hillsdale County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Father Gabriel Richard

 
 
Father Gabriel Richard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel S., June 18, 2010
1. Father Gabriel Richard Marker
Inscription.
Priest
Educator-Statesman
Secured funds in 1825 through the United States Congress for the survey of the Great Sauk Trail now U.S. Highway 112 thus opening this artery of civilization into the west
 
Erected 1937 by Michigan Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 59.841′ N, 84° 37.738′ W. Marker is near Jonesville, Michigan, in Hillsdale County. Marker is on U.S. 12 2 miles east of State Highway 99, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jonesville MI 49250, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grace Episcopal Church (approx. 1.8 miles away); Grosvenor House (approx. 1.9 miles away); Hillsdale College (approx. 4.5 miles away); Mosherville Church / Mosherville School (approx. 4.7 miles away); College Baptist Church (approx. 4.7 miles away); The Will Carleton Poor House (approx. 5.2 miles away); Sultana (approx. 5.3 miles away); Hillsdale (approx. 5.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Jonesville.
 
Categories. EducationRoads & Vehicles
 
Jonesville Roadside Park image. Click for full size.
By Joel S., June 18, 2010
2. Jonesville Roadside Park
The Father Gabriel Richard Marker is on the rock somewhat obscured by bushes on the left.
Jonesville Roadside Park image. Click for full size.
By Joel S., June 18, 2010
3. Jonesville Roadside Park
The Gabriel Richard marker is in the Jonesville Roadside Park.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 686 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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