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Mount Vernon in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Patriots of the American Revolution

 
 
Patriots of the American Revolution Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
1. Patriots of the American Revolution Marker
Inscription.  
In memory of the Patriots of the American Revolution who lie buried in this churchyard.

Hezekiah Davis • George Hamilton • Captain Gilbert Lyons • Major Samuel Pell • Colonel David I. Pell • Philip Pell • Comfort Sands • Lieutenant Daniel Searing • Captain Charles Turnbull • Captain Moore • Stephen Ward • Isaac Ward • and many unknown

Erected by Bronx Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
May 30, 1924

 
Erected 1924 by Daughters of the American Revolution - Bronx Chapter.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary. A significant historical month for this entry is May 2001.
 
Location. 40° 53.587′ N, 73° 49.543′ W. Marker is in Mount Vernon, New York, in Westchester County. Marker can be reached from S Columbus Avenue near 897 S Columbus Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Marker is located on the west side of St. Paul’s Church. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Vernon NY 10550, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory of the Underhills (here, next to this marker);
Marker in Mount Vernon image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
2. Marker in Mount Vernon
The gravestones for some of the American Revolution Patriots can be seen in this photo against the wall of the church.
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St. Paul’s Church, Eastchester (a few steps from this marker); Saint Paul’s Protestant Episcopal Church (a few steps from this marker); Glover’s Brigade Encampment (approx. ¾ mile away); “Pelham Dale” (approx. ¾ mile away); Battle of Pelham (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Old Boston Road (approx. 0.9 miles away); This Mile Stone (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Vernon.
 
Also see . . .  St. Paul’s Church National Historic Site. National Park Service website. (Submitted on September 17, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.) 
 
St. Paul’s Church image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
3. St. Paul’s Church
The Patriots of the American Revolution marker is located on the west side of St. Paul’s Church. The churchyard can be seen here on the right.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 17, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,291 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 17, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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May. 19, 2022