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Peabody in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Birthplace of George Peabody

 
 
Birthplace of George Peabody Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 25, 2010
1. Birthplace of George Peabody Marker
Inscription.
Birthplace
of
George Peabody
February, 18, 1795
Placed by The
Peabody Historical Society
June 16, 1902

 
Erected 1902 by the Peabody Historical Society.
 
Location. 42° 31.257′ N, 70° 56.129′ W. Marker is in Peabody, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street and Dane Street, on the left when traveling east on Washington Street. Click for map. Located in front of the George Peabody House Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 205 Washington Street, Peabody MA 01960, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Leslie's Retreat (approx. 1.8 miles away); First Armed Resistance (approx. 1.8 miles away); Endicott Pear Tree (approx. 1.9 miles away but has been reported missing); The Witch Gaol (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Town House (approx. 2 miles away); The First Meeting House Erected in Salem (approx. 2.1 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Great Salem Fire Centennial (approx. 2.1 miles away).
 
Regarding Birthplace of George Peabody. The George Peabody House Museum celebrates the life and deeds
George Peabody House Museum and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 25, 2010
2. George Peabody House Museum and Marker
of a well-known international merchant, financier and benefactor of numerous philanthropies both in the United States and in England. The Museum is dedicated to preserving his history and his legacy of community interest.
 
Also see . . .
1. George Peabody House Museum. (Submitted on September 28, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. George Peabody House Museum on Wikipedia. (Submitted on September 28, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
George Peabody House Museum image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 25, 2010
3. George Peabody House Museum
George Peabody House Museum image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 25, 2010
4. George Peabody House Museum
George Peabody House Museum image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 25, 2010
5. George Peabody House Museum
Essex National Heritage Area
George Peabody House
Visitor Center
Plaque on the Flower Bed Wall image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 25, 2010
6. Plaque on the Flower Bed Wall
The George Peabody House
Civic Center
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Civic Center
Program
City of Peabody
Mayor Peter Torigan
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 517 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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