Quincy in Norfolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
founder of the
Braintree branch of
the Adams family
buried in this cemetery
Oct. 8, 1646
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1646.
Location. 42° 15.018′ N, 71° 0.207′ W. Marker is in Quincy, Massachusetts, in Norfolk County. Marker is on Hancock Street, on the right when traveling south. Marker is located in Hancock Cemetery, across the street from United First Parish Church. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Quincy MA 02169, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Colonel John Quincy (within shouting distance of this marker); The Men of Quincy, Mass. (within shouting distance of this marker); Hancock Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Hancock Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); James R. McIntyre, A.B. M.A. J.D. (about 300 feet away, measured United First Parish Church (about 300 feet away); Quincy Town Hall (Old City Hall) (about 300 feet away); Church of the Presidents (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quincy.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 28, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,102 times since then and 99 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 28, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.