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Shippensburg in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Original Site of the German Reformed and Lutheran Congregations

1775 -- 1812

 
 
The Original Site of the German Reformed and Lutheran Congregations Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 3, 2018
1. The Original Site of the German Reformed and Lutheran Congregations Marker
Inscription.

[Title is text]

Dedicated May 23, 1976


 
Erected 1976.
 
Location. 40° 3.201′ N, 77° 30.686′ W. Marker is in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Queen Street and Orange Street, on the right when traveling south on Queen Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shippensburg PA 17257, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Morris (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Court House (about 600 feet away); The Ones He Left Behind: The Widow and Children of Jacob Agle (about 600 feet away); Locust Grove Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Shippensburg (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Shippensburg (approx. half a mile away); Lifeline of the Valley: The Cumberland Valley Railroad (approx. half a mile away); Occupation of Shippensburg (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shippensburg.
 
Also see . . .  German Reformed Church (Shippensburg PA) Records at Historical Society of PA. (Submitted on July 12, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & ReligionColonial Era
 
The Original Site of the German Reformed and Lutheran Congregations and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 3, 2018
2. The Original Site of the German Reformed and Lutheran Congregations and Marker
Looking SW across the site
The Original Site of the German Reformed and Lutheran Congregations image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 3, 2018
3. The Original Site of the German Reformed and Lutheran Congregations
Looking NE across the site
German Reformed and Lutheran Congregations Cemetery Headstone image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 3, 2018
4. German Reformed and Lutheran Congregations Cemetery Headstone
Mary Pague
died April 2, 1828
aged 68 years 2 months 24 days
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 12, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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