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

St. James Churchyard

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, November 28, 2020
1. St. James Churchyard Marker
Inscription.  
Within this churchyard rest in unmarked graves more than two hundred people: Townsfolk, Native Americans, Colonists, British and American Soldiers. These men, women and children, many of whom are unknown, represent the numerous religions, nationalities and races befriended by this parish in life and death.

This memorial is placed by St. James Church in Sacred memory of these souls whose names, faith, love and deeds are known to God.
 
Erected 1988 by St. James Church.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & ReligionNative AmericansWar, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 40° 2.415′ N, 76° 18.214′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker can be reached from North Duke Street just south of East Chestnut Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 103 N Duke St, Lancaster PA 17602, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. This spot is marked in sacred memory of George Ross (here, next to this marker); The Rev. Thomas Barton
St. James Churchyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 28, 2020
2. St. James Churchyard Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Patriots of St. James Church (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward Shippen (within shouting distance of this marker); Jasper Yeates (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Coleman (within shouting distance of this marker); General Edward Hand (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lancaster.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 29, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 26 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 29, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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