Peoria in Peoria County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
soldier and patriot
Born March 1755
in Fairfax Co., VA
Died October 1839
in Peoria Co., IL
Marker placed by
Peoria Chapter, NSDAR
September 20, 2016
Erected 2016 by Peoria Chapter, National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list.
Location. 40° 43.165′ N, 89° 33.931′ W. Marker is in Peoria, Illinois, in Peoria County. Memorial can be reached from North Prospect Road, on the right when traveling north. Marker is on his gravestone in the Mt. Prospect section of Springdale Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3014 N Prospect Road, Peoria IL 61603, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Zeally Moss (here, next to this marker); Springdale Cemetery & Mausoleum (within shouting Revolutionary War Veteran (approx. 0.4 miles away); Springdale Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Camp Lyon (approx. 0.7 miles away); Camp Peoria (approx. 1.2 miles away); Peoria Settlement Site (approx. 1.3 miles away); Pimiteoui (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Peoria.
More about this marker. The cemetery has signs with QR codes that allow users to search for a particular gravesite and get directions to it. You can also use the "Grave Finder" feature on the cemetery's website (www.springdalecemetery.com/) for specific directions.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 11, 2021, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 153 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 11, 2021, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.