Chester in Delaware County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Old Swedish Burial Ground
Erected 1954 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, and the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
Location. 39° 50.822′ N, 75° 21.5′ W. Marker is in Chester, Pennsylvania, in Delaware County. Marker is at the intersection of 3rd Street and Ave. of the States, on the right when traveling north on 3rd Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chester PA 19013, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Morton (here, next to this marker); Christofer Columbus (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Colonial Courthouse (about 500 feet away); Chester Fire Department (about 500 feet away); Swedish Colonists Viet Nam (about 500 feet away); Green-Bank (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chester.
Also see . . .
1. Biography of John Morton. (Submitted on April 2, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
2. Entry for Morton at Find a Grave. (Submitted on April 2, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Colonial Era •
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