Somerset Township in Somerset County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
John Christian Frederick Heyer
Erected 2016 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Education. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1842.
Location. 40° 3.029′ N, 78° 59.809′ W. Marker is in Somerset Township, Pennsylvania, in Somerset County. Marker is at the intersection of Beaver Dam Road and Stoystown Road (Pennsylvania Route 281), on the right when traveling south on Beaver Dam Road. Located at the east parking lot of Friedens Lutheran Church. Touch for mapTouch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Forbes Road (approx. 4.3 miles away); Highway Enterprise (approx. 4.3 miles away); Flight 93 National Memorial (approx. 4.3 miles away); Wind Power (approx. 4.3 miles away); Blue Star Memorial Highway (approx. 4.4 miles away); The Dwight D. Eisenhower Highway (approx. 4.4 miles away); Quemahoning Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 4½ miles away); Rural Electrification (approx. 4.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Somerset Township.
More about this marker. Marker was dedicated on August 28, 2016
Credits. This page was last revised on December 15, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 28, 2016, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 527 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on August 28, 2016, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 2. submitted on August 2, 2018, by Emmanuel P. Kuraguntla of Belleville, New Jersey, 07109 USA. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 28, 2016, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.