Canonsburg in Washington County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Reverend John McMillan, D.D.
Died November 16, 1833
Pioneer, Preacher - Educator - Patriot
Lies buried in this church yard
Served sixty years in the ministry
Leader in founding Western Theological Seminary
Jefferson College - Jefferson Medical College
His Missionary labors resulted in the founding of Chartiers-Pigeon Creek and many other Presbyterian churches in this region
With his faithful wife he shared untold toil and privation in order that the Kingdom of God might be established on this rugged frontier
Erected 1931 by The Pennsylvania Historical Commission and The Board of Trustees of Chartiers Presbyterian Church.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list.
Location. 40° 14.519′ N, 80° 10.677′ W. Marker is in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Canonsburg PA 15317, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John McMillan (a few steps from this marker); Dr. Jonathan Letterman (approx. 1.2 miles away); Delvin G. Miller (approx. 2.2 miles away); Colonel George Morgan (approx. 2.4 miles away); Richfol Shelter (approx. 4.7 miles away); 25 Ton G.E. Diesel-Electric Locomotive 89 (approx. 4.7 miles away); Washington (approx. 5 miles away); a different marker also named Washington (approx. 5.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canonsburg.
Also see . . . John McMillan - Wikipedia. (Submitted on February 21, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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