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Lisbon in Waukesha County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Hon. Thomas Weaver Home

 
 
Hon. Thomas Weaver Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, June 18, 2013
1. Hon. Thomas Weaver Home Marker
Inscription. Thomas Weaver, born Oct. 1, 1822, Sussex, England. Sailed to New York, 1830 with parents, James & Elizabeth. Came to Lisbon 1837. Tom married Betty Craven April 7, 1847, had 10 children. Home built 1860's. Called “Flowery Lawn Home.” Tom was hop farmer, lime kiln & saw mill operator, postmaster, was elected state assembly 1865, active with town government, schools & St. Albanís Episcopal Church. Died July 25th 1885. Son Elmer (1867-1941) took over property. Grandson Harcourt (1895-1963) was final Weaver owner.
 
Erected 1991 by Sparrow Family.
 
Location. 43° 6.732′ N, 88° 13.402′ W. Marker is in Lisbon, Wisconsin, in Waukesha County. Marker is on Lisbon Road half a mile east of Wisconsin Highway 164, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sussex WI 53089, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Halquist Quarry (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lisbon Plank School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Sussex Mills and Bug Line RR (approx. 1.4 miles away); First Woman in Town of Lisbon (approx. 1.5 miles away);
Hon. Thomas Weaver Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, June 18, 2013
2. Hon. Thomas Weaver Home Marker
The marker is in front of the tree on the right.
Sussex (approx. 1.5 miles away); St. Albanís Episcopal Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); Mammoth Spring Hotel - Saloon (approx. 1.7 miles away); Zion Evangelical Cemetery (approx. 1.8 miles away).
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Hon. Thomas Weaver Home image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, June 18, 2013
3. Hon. Thomas Weaver Home
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 473 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • William J. Toman was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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