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Near Marshallton in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Here Rests Indian Hannah

~ Hannah Freeman ~

 

—The last living Native American in Chester County, PA —

 
Here Rests Indian Hannah Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, March 30, 2015
1. Here Rests Indian Hannah Marker
Inscription.
Here Rests
Indian Hannah
The Last of the Lenni-Lenape
Indians in Chester County
who died in 1802

Marked by
Chester County Historical Society
1909

 
Erected 1909 by The Chester County Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 56.444′ N, 75° 43.614′ W. Marker is near Marshallton, Pennsylvania, in Chester County. Marker can be reached from Conley Drive, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. This marker is in a posted no trespassing area - just North of Embreeville Road (PA Route 162) very near the KOA Campground... Marker is in this post office area: West Chester PA 19382, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Indian Hannah (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Star Gazers' Stone (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Mason & Dixon’s “Stargazing” Observatory (approx. 0.4 miles away); John Beale Bordley (approx. 1.3 miles away); Trimbleville Historic District (approx. 2.3 miles away); Indian Rock (approx.
Indian Hannah Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, March 30, 2015
2. Indian Hannah Marker
2.3 miles away); Cabin of Indian Hannah (approx. 2.5 miles away); The Marshallton Historic District (approx. 2.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marshallton.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesCharity & Public WorkNative Americans
 
Indian Hannah Marker ~ Pathside image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, March 30, 2015
3. Indian Hannah Marker ~ Pathside
~ Another Indian Hannah Marker ~ image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, March 30, 2015
4. ~ Another Indian Hannah Marker ~
Note the tall pines in the background here...that is the location of the burial place marker, just a short walk up a paved trail
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 261 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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