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In Remembrance

 
 
In Remembrance Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 22, 2010
1. In Remembrance Marker
Inscription.
In Remembrance
Fa   September 3
Tua   September 11
Weluwa   September 14
Kapeli   October 30
Yammoni   November 4
Kaba   December 31
1839
These Amistad captives who survived the voyage on La Amistad from Cuba to Connecticut, arrived gravely ill from the voyage's privations. They did not live to enjoy freedom and return with their compatriots to Freetown, Sierra Leone, in 1841
Dedicated September 22, 2001
The Amistad Committee Inc.

 
Erected 2001 by The Amistad Committee Inc.
 
Location. 41° 18.755′ N, 72° 55.625′ W. Marker is in New Haven, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Grove Street and High Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Located in Grove Street Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 227 Grove Street, New Haven CT 06511, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Yehudi Ashmun (here, next to this marker); Cortlandt Van Rensselaer Creed (here, next to this marker); Grove Street Cemetery (here, next to this marker); Dei Gratia (here,
In Remembrance Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 22, 2010
2. In Remembrance Marker
next to this marker); Isaac Allerton (a few steps from this marker); Thomas Nash (a few steps from this marker); Grove Street Cemetery Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Pierpont Edwards (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in New Haven.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. The Amistad Memorial
 
Categories. African AmericansCemeteries & Burial Sites
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 397 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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