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East Haddam in Middlesex County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Maj. Gen. Joseph Spencer

 
 
Maj. Gen. Joseph Spencer Marker (Side A) image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, October 8, 2016
1. Maj. Gen. Joseph Spencer Marker (Side A)
Inscription.  
Side A
1714-1789
Near this Green was the site of
the General’s Farm, Store
and dwelling house

Side B

1714-1789
Officer in the French & Indian
and Revolutionary Wars
Delegate to the Continental Congress
Member of the Conn. Council of Safety and General Assembly
Town Moderator
Deacon of the Millington Church

 
Erected 1976 by East Haddam Bicentennial Commitree.
 
Location. 41° 29.124′ N, 72° 21.39′ W. Marker is in East Haddam, Connecticut, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Millington Road (Connecticut Route 434) 0.1 miles from Tater Hill Road, on the left when traveling west. The marker is located on the Millington Green. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 87 Millington Road, East Haddam CT 06423, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Salem Vietnam War Monument (approx. 4.2 miles away); Salem Korean War Monument (approx. 4.2 miles away); Salem
Maj. Gen. Joseph Spencer Marker (Side B) image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, October 8, 2016
2. Maj. Gen. Joseph Spencer Marker (Side B)
(approx. 4.2 miles away); Salem Revolutionary War Bicentennial (approx. 4.2 miles away); Hiram Bingham IV (approx. 4.2 miles away); Salem World War II Monument (approx. 4.2 miles away); Salem World War I Monument (approx. 4.2 miles away); Music Vale Seminary (approx. 4.3 miles away).
 
Regarding Maj. Gen. Joseph Spencer. Joseph Spencer was a lawyer, soldier, and statesman from Connecticut. He was a delegate to the Continental Congress and a major general in the Continental Army.
 
Also see . . .
1. Major General Joseph Spencer. (Submitted on March 15, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
2. Millington, CT. (Submitted on March 15, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
3. East Haddam, CT. (Submitted on March 15, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
4. Joseph Spencer - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on March 17, 2017, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraGovernment & PoliticsWar, French and IndianWar, US Revolutionary
 
<center> This marker is located in front of the home of <br> Ebenezer Dutton, built in 1766 image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, October 8, 2016
3.
This marker is located in front of the home of
Ebenezer Dutton, built in 1766
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on March 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 15, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 155 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 15, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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