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Col. Matthew Smith

 
 
Col. Matthew Smith Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 22, 2015
1. Col. Matthew Smith Marker
Inscription. Captain of Lancaster Co. militia with Col. Benedict Arnold on 1775 midwinter march to Quebec. In 1779, served as Vice-President of Pennsylvania Council. Died in 1794; buried here in an unmarked grave.
 
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 5.942′ N, 76° 48.374′ W. Marker is in McEwensville, Pennsylvania, in Northumberland County. Marker is on Susquehanna Trail (Pennsylvania Route 1007). Click for map. Marker is in the Warrior Run Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Ewensville PA 17749, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Freeland (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Fort Freeland (within shouting distance of this marker); Warrior Run Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Widow Catherine Smith (approx. 3.8 miles away); Milton's Early Park and Recreation Programs (approx. 6 miles away); "Remembrance of Things Past" (approx. 6 miles away); The Turbot Hills Golf Club (approx. 6 miles away); The Milton Fair (approx. 6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in McEwensville.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Col. Matthew Smith Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 22, 2015
2. Col. Matthew Smith Marker
Col. Matthew Smith Masonic Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 22, 2015
3. Col. Matthew Smith Masonic Marker
Warrior Run Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 22, 2015
4. Warrior Run Cemetery
 
 
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