“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Brooklyn in Kings County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

John Brooks Henderson

John Brooks Henderson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 25, 2008
1. John Brooks Henderson Marker
Inscription.  Brig Gen Mo State Militia, Civil War 1826 1913.

US Senator from Missouri, Sponsor of 13th amendment outlawing slavery in 1864.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RRGovernment & PoliticsWar, US Civil.
Location. 40° 39.094′ N, 73° 59.726′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker is on Landscape Avenue. He is buried in Green Wood Cemetery, Section 34, Lot 8379. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 500 25th Street, Brooklyn NY 11215, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Samuel F. B. Morse (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Korean War Irish Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); “The Greeter”/John Coleman/George Catlin (approx. ¼ mile away); New York City Airliner Disaster (approx. 0.3 miles away); William Moir Smith (approx. 0.3 miles away); Historic Chapel (approx. 0.3 miles away); Governor DeWitt Clinton (approx. 0.4 miles away); Our Drummer Boy (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brooklyn.
Regarding John Brooks Henderson.

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Also see . . .
1. John Brooks Henderson - (Submitted on September 14, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland.)
2. John Brooks Henderson - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on September 14, 2017, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 14, 2017. It was originally submitted on September 13, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 142 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on September 13, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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Jan. 20, 2021