John Tileston / To Those Men of the North End
John Tileston 1735 - 1826
Active patriot during the Revolution. Beloved master for more than seventy years of the North Writing School, now the Eliot School and teacher of many famous Bostonians. He lived and died on Margaret Street.
To Those Men of the North End
Who defended with their lives the hope of their country in the early wars against the Indians and the French
To these leaders in the Revolution of 1776 and the War of 1812
Daniel Malcolm Josiah Snelling John Mountford John Foster Williams James Sigourney Samuel Newman John P. Boyd Samuel Armstrong John Downes David Porter, Sr. Samuel Shaw Robert Keith David Porter, Jr.
and to all the other North Enders who stood with them in the cause of America.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Education • War of 1812 • War, French and Indian • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1735.
Location. 42° 21.952′ N, 71° 3.241′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Benjamin Franklin (here, next to this marker); Sir William Phips / Joseph Warren / John Manley / Edmund Hartt (here, next to this marker); Christ Church (a few steps from this marker); John Greenwood / Ann Pollard / Harriot Keziah Hunt / Charlotte Saunders Cushman (a few steps from this marker); Samuel Tucker / Increase Mather / Edward Holyoke / Edward Everett / Christian Gullager (a few steps from this marker); St. Stephen's Church (a few steps from this marker); John Winthrop / Nicholas Upsall / Cotton Mather / John Hull (a few steps from this marker); The Salutation Tavern / The Green Dragon Tavern (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boston.
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