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Burton in Geauga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

In Commemoration of Rev. Joseph Badger

1757-1846

 
 
In Commemoration of Rev. Joseph Badger Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 31, 2018
1. In Commemoration of Rev. Joseph Badger Marker
Inscription.
Soldier of the Revolution
Pioneer Missionary and Educator of the Western Reserve
Founder of the Burton Academy in this village in 1805
Marked on July 24, 1926

 
Erected 1926 by The Western Reserve Society, Sons of the American Revolution.
 
Location. 41° 28.325′ N, 81° 8.733′ W. Marker is in Burton, Ohio, in Geauga County. Marker can be reached from West Park Street 0.1 miles south of Spring Street. Touch for map. Located in Burton Village Green. Marker is in this post office area: Burton OH 44021, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Erected to the Memory of the Soldiers of the American Revolution (within shouting distance of this marker); Burton Congregational Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Burton, Ohio-First Permanent Settlement in Geauga County / The Village Green (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Cannon (within shouting distance of this marker); The Second High School / The Burton Public Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Under This Penstock Base
In Commemoration of Rev. Joseph Badger Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 31, 2018
2. In Commemoration of Rev. Joseph Badger Marker
(about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Burton (about 500 feet away); The Burton Village Historic District (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burton.
 
Categories. EducationPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 1, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 1, 2018, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 53 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 1, 2018, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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