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Bridgeville in Sussex County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Sudler House

 
 
Sudler House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 12, 2010
1. Sudler House Marker
Inscription.  Erected about 1750, with additions during the Federal period. Land was granted to Cacilus Stevens in 1658. Francis Asbury preached here. William Jessop, an early occupant, was a pioneer Methodist missionary in Canada. From 1833 to 1971 the Sudler family owned the property.
 
Erected 1976 by Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the Francis Asbury, Traveling Methodist Preacher series list.
 
Location. 38° 44.815′ N, 75° 35.974′ W. Marker is in Bridgeville, Delaware, in Sussex County. Marker is on N. Main Street (Alternate U.S. 13) just from Church Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bridgeville DE 19933, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bridgeville, Delaware (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Bridgeville Firehouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); Edward Redfield (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jack Lewis
Sudler House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 12, 2010
2. Sudler House
(approx. ¾ mile away); Site of Jacobs School #143 (approx. 1.9 miles away); Seaford Hundred (approx. 3.6 miles away); St. Johnstown Methodist Church (approx. 4.1 miles away); Hearn's Pond (approx. 4.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bridgeville.
 
Sudler House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, October 18, 2011
3. Sudler House and Marker
National Register of Historic Places Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 12, 2010
4. National Register of Historic Places Plaque
Sudler House (added 1974 - - #74000606) N. Main St. , Bridgeville
♦ Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
♦ Architectural Style: Federal
♦ Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
♦ Period of Significance: 1750-1799
♦ Historic Function: Domestic
Sudler House Bed & Breakfast image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 12, 2010
5. Sudler House Bed & Breakfast
Sudler House 1750 image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, October 18, 2011
6. Sudler House 1750
Sudler House Marker seen along N. Main Street image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, October 18, 2011
7. Sudler House Marker seen along N. Main Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 2, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 594 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 2, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   3. submitted on October 25, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   4, 5. submitted on December 2, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   6, 7. submitted on October 25, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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