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Majors Job Sumner and John Lucas

1756-1789

 

— Revolutionary War Soldiers of the Continental Army —

 
Majors Job Sumner and John Lucas Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, 2017
1. Majors Job Sumner and John Lucas Marker
Inscription.  
Majors Job Sumner and John Lucas
1756-1789
Revolutionary War Soldiers of the Continental Army

Major Sumner, Massachusetts Regiment, and Major Lucas, Georgia Regiment, both died at the age of 33 and are buried together. Their epitaph reads in part: Alike in Arms they ranged the Glorious Field. Alike in turn to Death the Victors Yield.

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 40° 42.694′ N, 74° 0.591′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from Fulton Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10007, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Standing Against All Odds (here, next to this marker); St. Paul's Chapel - the Building (a few steps from this marker); Lt. Col. E.M. Bechet, Sieur de Rochefontaine (a few steps from this marker); The Building (a few steps from this marker); The Fence (a few steps from
Majors Job Sumner and John Lucas gravesites and marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, 2017
2. Majors Job Sumner and John Lucas gravesites and marker
this marker); George Frederick Cooke (a few steps from this marker); The Churchyard (within shouting distance of this marker); George I. Eacker (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
More about this marker. The marker is next to the memorial in the St. Paul's Chapel graveyard.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 3, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 29, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 91 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 29, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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