Waterbury in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
John Prince Elton
1865 – 1948
Mayor of the City of Waterbury 1903 – 1905
Bequeathed to the city this site on which
was the home of the Elton Family. True to
the tradition of his forebears, he devoted
his lifetime to the industrial, civic, and
cultural advancement of Waterbury.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Charity & Public Work. A significant historical year for this entry is 1865.
Location. 41° 33.287′ N, 73° 2.657′ W. Marker is in Waterbury, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Grand Street and Church Street, on the right when traveling west on Grand Street. Located on the Waterbury Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 Grand Street, Waterbury CT 06702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cristoforo Colombo (within shouting distance of this marker); Enoch Hibbard House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Cemetery on Burying Ground Hill (about 600 feet away); Reverend Michael Joseph McGivney (about 600 World War I Memorial (about 700 feet away); Great War For Democracy Memorial (about 700 feet away); St. James Church (about 700 feet away); They Did Not Come Home (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waterbury.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 20, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,198 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 20, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.