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Midshipman John Stockton, United States Navy

 
 
Midshipman John Stockton, USN Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2017
1. Midshipman John Stockton, USN Marker
Inscription.  

Wounded in Battle
of Lake Ontario May 28th
Died at Kingston Canada
May 30th 1813 aged 26 years

[Also on monument]
John Stockton
Born 1755, Died Oct. 29, 1822
An Officer of the Revolution.

Thomas Stockton
Born April 4, 1781
Elected Governor of
the State of Delaware
November 12, 1844
Died March 2, 1846


 
Erected by the Stockton Family.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar of 1812.
 
Location. 39° 39.651′ N, 75° 33.742′ W. Marker is in New Castle, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is in the Immanuel Episcopal Church on the Green Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Harmony Street, New Castle DE 19720, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Read (a few steps from this marker); Captain John Evans (within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary War Patriots in the Immanuel Churchyard
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(within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named George Read (within shouting distance of this marker); Mary Wansey (within shouting distance of this marker); William Penn (within shouting distance of this marker); Frenchtown Railroad Sleepers (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Library (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Castle.
 
Midshipman John Stockton, USN Marker on Obelisk image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2017
2. Midshipman John Stockton, USN Marker on Obelisk
Gov. Thomas Stockton on Stockton Family Obelisk image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2017
3. Gov. Thomas Stockton on Stockton Family Obelisk
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 10, 2017. It was originally submitted on April 10, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 449 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 10, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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