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South Windsor in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Old Burying Ground

 
 
Old Burying Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
1. Old Burying Ground Marker
Inscription.  
Old Burying
Ground
God’s Acre
1708
Resting Place
Of First Settlers
East of the River
And Their Pastor
Timothy
Edwards
Bicentennial 1776-1976

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial Era.
 
Location. 41° 50.919′ N, 72° 36.601′ W. Marker is in South Windsor, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is on Main Street 0.2 miles south of Oxbow Lane, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: South Windsor CT 06074, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jonathan Edwards (here, next to this marker); Timothy Edwards (here, next to this marker); Birthplace of Jonathan Edwards (approx. 0.3 miles away); South Windsor (approx. ¾ mile away); Post Office & Store (approx. ¾ mile away); Bissell Ferry (approx. ¾ mile away); a different marker also named Bissell Ferry (approx. 1.1 miles away); Horace H. Hayden, M.D.,D.D.S. (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Windsor.
 
Old Burying Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
2. Old Burying Ground Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 11, 2018. It was originally submitted on February 11, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 99 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 11, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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