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Upper Merion Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

William White

1748 - 1836

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 28, 2019
1. William White Marker
Inscription.  Rector of Christ and St. Peter's Churches in Philadelphia. Chaplain to the Continental Congress. First Protestant Episcopal Bishop of Pennsylvania. Presiding Bishop of the Protestant Episcopal Church.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 40° 6.294′ N, 75° 26.274′ W. Marker is in Upper Merion Township, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Memorial is in the garden at the rear of the Washington Memorial Chapel, on Valley Forge Park Road (Pennsylvania Route 23) within Valley Forge National Historical Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2914 Valley Forge Park Rd, King of Prussia PA 19406, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Loyal Patriots of Valley Forge (within shouting distance of this marker); National Patriots Bell Tower (within shouting distance of this marker); Waterman's Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Patriots of African Descent (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1st and 2nd Rhode Island Regiments
William White Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 28, 2019
2. William White Monument
(approx. ¼ mile away); Varnum’s Brigade (approx. 0.3 miles away); Varnum’s Quarters (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Grand Parade (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Upper Merion Township.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 30, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 111 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 30, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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