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Lancaster in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

George Ross

 
 
George Ross Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, February 2, 2008
1. George Ross Marker
Inscription. Soldier, ardent patriot, jurist, and a Signer of the Declaration of Independence, settled at Lancaster about 1751. Site of his country house, now marked by monument, is on Ross Street, nine blocks north. Died, 1779.
 
Erected 1950 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
 
Location. 40° 2.31′ N, 76° 18.08′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker is at the intersection of East King Street and Lime Street, on the right when traveling east on East King Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lancaster PA 17603, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fulton Opera House (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Demuth (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Shippen House (about 600 feet away); First Presbyterian Church (about 600 feet away); Holy Trinity Lutheran Church (about 600 feet away); Thomas Wharton, Jr. (about 600 feet away); Colonial Mansion (about 700 feet away); Thomas Mifflin, Esq. (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Lancaster.
 
Also see . . .  Signers of the Declaration of Independence. (Submitted on February 7, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. MilitaryPatriots & PatriotismPoliticsWar, US Revolutionary
 
George Ross Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 19, 2012
2. George Ross Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,157 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on December 16, 2016.
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