Brookland in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected to the Memory of the Very Reverend Commissaries
Father Charles Vissani, O.F.M., 1880-1896
Father Godfrey Schilling, O.F.M., 1896-1901
Father Godfrey Schilling, O.F.M., 1911-1922
Father Leonard Neukirchen, O.F.M., 1901-1903
Father Peter B. Englert, O.F.M., 1903-1905
Father Bede Oldergeering, O.F.M., 1905-1911
Father John Forest Donegan, O.F.M., 1922-1926
Father John Forest Mc Gee, O.F.M., 1926-1928
Father Bernadine Bidinger, O.F.M., 1928-1935
Father Leonard Walsh, O.F.M., 1935-1944
Father Edmund Murphy, O.F.M., 1944-1950
Father Paschal Kinsel, O.F.M., 1950-1962
Father Terence Kuehn, O.F.M., 1962-1968
Father Bartholemew Bengisser, O.F.M., 1968-1977
Brother Joseph Pounds, O.F.M.
August 16, 1977
Pray for him and his parents
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion.
Location. 38° 56.234′ N, 76° 59.1′ W. Marker is in Brookland in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker can be reached from 14th Street Northeast south of Quincy Street Northeast, on the right when traveling north. On the grounds of the Franciscan Monastery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1400 Quincy Street Northeast, Washington DC 20017, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Very Rev. Charles A. Vissani, O.F.M. (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Very Rev. Charles A. Vissani, O.F.M. (here, next to this marker); Very Rev. Godfrey Schilling, O.F.M. (here, next to this marker); Corinthian Capital (within shouting distance of this marker); Carlo Angelo Facchina (within shouting distance of this marker); Franciscan Monastery (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Bunker Hill (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Fort Bunker Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brookland.
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