“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Waverly in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Elder Miller

Elder Miller Marker image. Click for full size.
August 2, 2011
1. Elder Miller Marker
Inscription. Pioneer preacher and teacher in Abington region, lived near this village. Born in Connecticut in 1775. Settled in Waverly about 1800; died here in 1857. The first church in the township, and the first school, were on his farm.
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 41° 31.679′ N, 75° 42.306′ W. Marker is in Waverly, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is on Main Street/Abington Road (Pennsylvania Route 407) just north of Cole Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waverly PA 18471, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hickory Grove Cemetery (approx. 0.7 miles away); Christy Mathewson (approx. 4.3 miles away); Loretto Perfectus Walsh (approx. 6.6 miles away); John J. Morelli (approx. 6.7 miles away); The Olyphant Heritage Development Strategy (approx. 6.7 miles away); Queen City Station (approx. 6.7 miles away); Anthracite Mine Disaster (approx. 7.2 miles away); The Tripp House (approx. 7.3 miles away).
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Elder Miller Marker image. Click for full size.
August 16, 2011
2. Elder Miller Marker
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