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Berwick in Columbia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Evan Owen

 
 
Evan Owen Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 21, 2018
1. Evan Owen Marker
Inscription.  

To honor the memory of
Evan Owen
Founder of Berwick

Evan Owen 1746 1819
His wife
Jane Owen 1751 1829


 
Erected 1946 by Historical Society and Citizens of Berwick.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 41° 3.557′ N, 76° 14.261′ W. Marker is in Berwick, Pennsylvania, in Columbia County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street and 8th Street, on the left when traveling north on Market Street. Monument is just inside the Pine Grove Cemetery entrance. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Berwick PA 18603, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Berwick Founder, Settlers, and Pioneers (approx. 0.2 miles away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jackson Mansion (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gene Harvey (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away);
Evan Owen Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 21, 2018
2. Evan Owen Marker
Edith Emaline Orvis (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stuart Tank (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berwick.
 
Also see . . .  Berwick - A Brief History. (Submitted on July 2, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 2, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 117 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 2, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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