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Conoy Township in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Samuel S. Haldeman

(1812 - 1880)

 
 
Samuel S. Haldeman Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, February 24, 2008
1. Samuel S. Haldeman Marker
Inscription.  The internationally known scientist and philologist was born one-quarter mile south, in the mansion at Locust Grove. Built 1811 by his grandfather, John B. Haldeman, this was the younger man's home until he moved to Chickies, seven miles south, in 1835. Author of over 150 books and scientific papers, Haldeman taught and lectured widely.
 
Erected 1991 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicEducationScience & Medicine. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1811.
 
Location. 40° 4.789′ N, 76° 39.342′ W. Marker is in Conoy Township, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker is on Locust Grove Road 0.1 miles north of Locust Grove Road, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 289 Locust Grove Rd, Bainbridge PA 17502, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Conoy Indian Town (approx. half a mile away); River Brethren (approx. 1.3 miles
Haldeman Mansion, birthplace of Professor Samuel Stehman Haldeman image. Click for full size.
By Kenyon Media, January 21, 2007
2. Haldeman Mansion, birthplace of Professor Samuel Stehman Haldeman
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away); Codorus Furnace (approx. 1.9 miles away); a different marker also named Codorus Furnace (approx. 2.8 miles away); Simon Cameron (approx. 3.9 miles away); In honor of those who served our country in Korea & Vietnam (approx. 3.9 miles away); Honor Roll (approx. 3.9 miles away); In honor of those who served in the World War (approx. 3.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Conoy Township.
 
Also see . . .
1. S.S. Haldeman Biography. (Submitted on February 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. The Haldeman Mansion Bainbridge, Lancaster County PA. The Haldeman Mansion Preservation Society (HMPS) is a nonprofit 501 (c) (3) organization. It's mission is to preserve and interpret the birthplace of Samuel Steman Haldeman, by restoring its architecture and communicating its history. The Haldeman Mansion, birthplace of Professor Samuel Stehman Haldeman was completed in 1812 by his grandparents, John and Maria Brenneman Haldeman. The style of architecture is vernacular German combined with Federal elements. The Mansion was placed on the Pennsylvania and National Registers of Historic Places on August 3, 1977. It is #6 on the inventory
Haldeman Home - Front View image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, February 24, 2008
3. Haldeman Home - Front View
The house overlooks the Susquehanna River.
of historic buildings of the Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster County. Please visit our web site for more information. (Submitted on April 11, 2008, by Kenyon Media of Middletown, Pennsylvania.) 

3. Samuel S. Haldeman - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Haldeman Home - Side View image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, February 24, 2008
4. Haldeman Home - Side View
Susquehanna River from front of house. image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, February 24, 2008
5. Susquehanna River from front of house.
House sits high above the river.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,426 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on February 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on April 11, 2008, by Kenyon Media of Middletown, Pennsylvania.   3, 4, 5. submitted on February 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.

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