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Plymouth in Plymouth County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

1630-1930

 
 
1630-1930 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 17, 2014
1. 1630-1930 Marker
Inscription. To Honor and Perpetuate the Memory of John Eddy and Samuel Eddy Arrived at Plymouth on the “Handmaid” Oct. 29, 1630 Sons of Rev. William Eddye, B.A., M, A. Cambridge, England Vicar of St. Dunstan church, Cranbrook, Kent 1591-1616

John Eddy
Born at Cranbrook, March 1507 – Died at Watertown, Oct. 1684 Freeman, First Town Clerk and Selectman of Watertown

Samuel Eddy
Born Cranbrook, May 1606 –died at Swansea, Nov. 1687 Freeman of Plymouth – one of the first purchasers of Middleboro

As a tribute to our pioneer ancestors This tablet is dedicated on the 300th anniversary of their landing
 
Erected by By the Eddy Family Association Inc.
 
Location. 41° 57.364′ N, 70° 39.728′ W. Marker is in Plymouth, Massachusetts, in Plymouth County. Marker is on Water Street. Click for map. In Plymouth Park. Marker is in this post office area: Plymouth MA 02360, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Bradford (within shouting distance of this marker); Plymouth Waterfront (within shouting distance of this marker); Cole’s Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Leyden Street

1630-1930 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 17, 2014
2. 1630-1930 Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); The Town House of Plymouth (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Plymouth Rock (about 700 feet away); Massasoit (about 700 feet away); Pilgrim Memorial State Park (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Plymouth.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 227 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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