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East Stroudsburg in Monroe County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Daniel Brodhead

 
 
Daniel Brodhead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 2, 2015
1. Daniel Brodhead Marker
Inscription. Settled here about 1738. Founder of the town, first called Dansbury. Lived here until 1755. His son Daniel became a Revolutionary War leader and later the State Surveyor General.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 59.545′ N, 75° 10.43′ W. Marker is in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, in Monroe County. Marker is on East Brown Street. Click for map. The marker is located on the side walk of the Pocono Medical Center. Marker is in this post office area: East Stroudsburg PA 18301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dansbury Mission (approx. 0.7 miles away); Col. Jacob Stroud (approx. mile away); Colonel Jacob Stroud (approx. mile away); McMichaels Creek (approx. one mile away); Fort Penn (approx. 1.1 miles away); A. Mitchell Palmer (approx. 1.2 miles away); Monroe County (approx. 1.2 miles away); Jacob Stroud (approx. 1.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraPoliticsSettlements & Settlers
 
Daniel Brodhead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 2, 2015
2. Daniel Brodhead Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 187 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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