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

Colonel Matthias Slough

1733-1812

 
 
Colonel Matthias Slough Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, February 2, 2008
1. Colonel Matthias Slough Marker
Inscription.  
Officer in Revolutionary War
Member of General Assembly
Coroner who presided at Inquest
of Paxton Massacre
Proprietor of White Swan Tavern
Member of St. James Church

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & ReligionIndustry & CommerceWar, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 40° 2.395′ N, 76° 18.192′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker can be reached from Orange Street. Marker is in St. James' Cemetery adjacent to church. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lancaster PA 17603, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Edward Shippen (here, next to this marker); Jasper Yeates (here, next to this marker); Robert Coleman (here, next to this marker); General Edward Hand (here, next to this marker); Major John Light (here, next to this marker); William Augustus Atlee (here, next to this marker); Captain Stephen Chambers
Grave of Colonel Matthias Slough image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, February 2, 2008
2. Grave of Colonel Matthias Slough
(here, next to this marker); The Rev. Thomas Barton (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lancaster.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,845 times since then and 41 times this year. Last updated on October 7, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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