Willistown Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Okehocking Indian Town
Pokhais, Sepopawny, and Muttagooppa
With their people of the Unami Group
* Their Totem * The Tortoise *
Of the Lenni – Lenape or Delawares
were moved from lower Ridley and Crum Creeks
To a tract of 500 acres on the North side of this road
East of Ridley Creek, the only
The proprietor ever established
Erected 1924 by The Pennsylvania Historical Commission and The Chester County Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Native Americans • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list.
Location. 39° 58.043′ N, 75° 28.882′ W. Marker is in Willistown Township, Pennsylvania, in Chester County. Marker is on West Chester Pike, on the left when traveling eastTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5316 West Chester Pike, West Chester PA 19380, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Okehocking Land Grant (approx. 1˝ miles away); Parks are for People (approx. 2 miles away); Historic Sugartown (approx. 2.7 miles away); Bartram Bridge (approx. 2.8 miles away); William Lewis House (approx. 3.1 miles away); Squire Thomas Cheyney (approx. 3.2 miles away); William Lewis Barn Complex (approx. 3.2 miles away); Glen Mills (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Willistown Township.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 14, 2011. This page has been viewed 950 times since then and 13 times this year. Last updated on November 5, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 14, 2011, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. 7. submitted on January 20, 2012, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.