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Norwalk in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

St. Paulís Historic Graveyard

 
 
St. Paulís Historic Graveyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 12, 2012
1. St. Paulís Historic Graveyard Marker
Inscription.
This historic graveyard is one of the oldest in Norwalk. It predates the Revolutionary War and is the resting place of several patriots of the American Revolution. It is situated on the original grant of land given to the professors of the Church of England in 1733-34. It was used as a public sheepfold in the early days of the colony. Anne Kemper, the wife of the first missionary Bishop of the American Church, is buried here. Her husband, Jackson Kemper was rector of St. Paulís from 1830 – 1835.
 
Location. 41° 7.206′ N, 73° 24.456′ W. Marker is in Norwalk, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is on St. Paulís Place, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is located in front of St. Paulís on the Green. Marker is in this post office area: Norwalk CT 06851, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Parish of St. Paulís (a few steps from this marker); St. Paulís Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Norwalk World War I Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Norwalk (approx. 0.2 miles away); Burning of Norwalk (approx.
St. Paulís Historic Graveyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 12, 2012
2. St. Paulís Historic Graveyard Marker
ľ mile away); Battle of the Rocks Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Liberty Tree Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Norwalk Founded (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Norwalk.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
St. Paulís Historic Graveyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 12, 2012
3. St. Paulís Historic Graveyard Marker
The marker is visible to the right of the entrance in the wall.
St. Paulís on the Green image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 12, 2012
4. St. Paulís on the Green
The Historic Graveyard can be seen here surrounding St. Pauls's on the Green.
Revolutionary War Veterans Graves image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 12, 2012
5. Revolutionary War Veterans Graves
Graves in St. Paulís Historic Graveyard image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 12, 2012
6. Graves in St. Paulís Historic Graveyard
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 544 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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