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Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

George Clymer

1739 - 1813

 
 
George Clymer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 28, 2013
1. George Clymer Marker
Inscription.
An orphan, he apprenticed in his
uncle's mercantile firm. As a
successful businessman he was an
early and forceful advocate of
independence. He used his
knowledge and wealth to help
finance the Revolution. From
1774 until 1776 he held public
offices. He signed both the
Declaration and the Constitution.

 
Erected by Jonathan Sheller.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
 
Location. 32° 4.554′ N, 81° 6.04′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on Martin Luther King Boulevard ( West Broad Street ). Click for map. Located between Louisville Road and West Harris Street ( Between Savannah Visitor Center and Savannah Roundhouse Museum, in the Battlefield Memorial Park ). Marker is in this post office area: Savannah GA 31401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Isidore De Lynch (here, next to this marker); Mills Murphree (here, next to this marker); To Honor Our Patriot Ancestors (here, next to this marker); Peter Tondee
George Clymer image. Click for full size.
Library of Congress, `
2. George Clymer
(here, next to this marker); Major General Israel Putnam (here, next to this marker); Colonel Mordecai Sheftall (here, next to this marker); Samuel Elbert (here, next to this marker); Col. John White (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Savannah.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. ..see the relationship with marker shown.
 
Also see . . .  Signers of the Declaration of Independence- George Clymer. ..He was elected to the Continental Congress in 1776 and served several years in such important committees as the Board of War and the Treasury Board. ... (Submitted on March 25, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
George Clymer Marker at the Memorial To The American Revolution image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 16, 2008
3. George Clymer Marker at the Memorial To The American Revolution
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 294 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   3. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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