Deerfield in Franklin County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
John Stebbins Home Lot
Grandson of Rowland the Emigrant
A Permanent Settler of 1652
Lived and Died
A Soldier under Capt. Lothrop
The Only Man Known who Escaped Unhurt
At the Bloody Brooke Massacre 1675
At the Sacking of the Town
Feb 29, 1704
His House was Burned
And with Wife and Six Children
He was Carried Captive to Canada
His Wife and Son John came back
By a Descendant who holds Dear
The Memory of His Forefathers
Location. 42° 32.87′ N, 72° 36.231′ W. Marker is in Deerfield, Massachusetts, in Franklin County. Memorial is on Old Main St 0.2 miles south of Broughtons Pond Rd, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Deerfield MA 01342, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Home of Joseph Stebbins (within shouting distance of this marker); The Village of Deerfield (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Deerfield Village (about 600 feet John Sheldon and Hannah Stebbins (about 700 feet away); Old Indian House (about 700 feet away); Quinton Stockwell/ Abigail Bullard Stockwell (approx. 0.2 miles away); Deerfield Massacre (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rev. Samuel Mather M.A. (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Deerfield.
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