Newport in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Home of William Julius “Judy” Johnson
Born October 26, 1899 - Died June 14, 1989
Erected 1995 by Delaware State Archives. (Marker Number NC-95.)
Location. 39° 43.695′ N, 75° 37.986′ W. Marker is in Newport, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is at the intersection of Kiamensi Ave and Newport Rd, on the left when traveling west on Kiamensi Ave. Touch for map. The marker sits on the northeast corner of the property identified as 3701 Kiamensi Ave. Wilmington, Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Marshallton (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Delaware Continentals (approx. 0.6 miles away); Wilmington & Western Railroad (approx. 0.7 miles away); The "Annie Oakleys": First Female Prison Guards in the United States (approx. ¾ mile away); Greenbank Mill (approx. 0.8 miles away); Camp DuPont (approx. 1.3 miles away); Brandywine Springs (approx. 1.3 miles away); Peniel United Methodist Church (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport.
More about this marker. The marker is almost obscured by overgrowth as it appears that the property on which it sits is currently vacant.
Regarding The Home of William Julius "Judy" Johnson. This home was added to the National Register of Historic Places on October 10, 1995
Also see . . .
1. Judy Johnson: Baseball Hall of Fame. (Submitted on March 28, 2014, by Stephen J Duncan of Wilmington, Delaware.)
2. National Register of Historic Places. (Submitted on March 28, 2014, by Stephen J Duncan of Wilmington, Delaware.)
Categories. • African Americans • Sports •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 27, 2014, by Stephen J Duncan of Wilmington, Delaware. This page has been viewed 553 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 27, 2014, by Stephen J Duncan of Wilmington, Delaware. 5. submitted on March 28, 2014, by Stephen J Duncan of Wilmington, Delaware. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.