Sunderland in Bennington County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
Allen families lived here
Erected 1958 by Vermont Historic Sites Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1782.
Location. 43° 6.908′ N, 73° 7.382′ W. Marker is in Sunderland, Vermont, in Bennington County. Marker is on Alternate Vermont Route 7, 0.1 miles south of Hill Farm Road, on the right when traveling south. Marker is located in front of the Ira Allen House B&B. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6311 Vermont Route 7A, Arlington VT 05250, 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. Lincoln’s "Hildene" (approx. 2.9 miles away); Chiselville (approx. 3 miles away); Dorothy Canfield Fisher (approx. 3.2 Chittenden Home (approx. 3.3 miles away); State Seal Pine Tree (approx. 3.4 miles away); The Revolutionary War (approx. 4.2 miles away); The Soldiers' Monument (approx. 4.2 miles away); The Southern Vermont Arts Center (approx. 5 miles away).
Ira was a brother of Ethan Allen, the Revolutionary War hero and capturer of Ft. Ticonderoga.
— Submitted November 10, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.
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