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Clinton in Middlesex County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Abraham Pierson

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, November 28, 2016
1. Abraham Pierson
Inscription.
In Honor of
The Good and Learned
Abraham Pierson
First President
of
Yale College 1701-1707
Pastor of Killingworth Church
Now Clinton 1694-1707
The Time of His Death
Beloved and Regretted
By All.
( east side )
Erected By
Charles Morgan
Of New York
A Native Of This Place

 
Erected 1874.
 
Location. 41° 16.659′ N, 72° 31.25′ W. Marker is in Clinton, Connecticut, in Middlesex County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street (U.S. 1) and Morgan Park, on the left when traveling east on East Main Street. Touch for map. Located next to Abraham Pierson School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 75 East Main Street, Clinton CT 06413, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charles Morgan (a few steps from this marker); Yale College (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Field of Flags (about 700 feet away); Clinton Veterans Monument (about 700 feet away); Clinton (approx. 0.2 miles away); This Cannon
Abraham Pierson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 28, 2016
2. Abraham Pierson Marker
( east side )
(approx. 0.2 miles away); A Seafaring Town (approx. 0.2 miles away); Clinton Soldiers Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clinton.
 
Also see . . .  Abraham Pierson on Wikipedia. (Submitted on December 4, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Education
 
Sculptor’s Mark image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 28, 2016
3. Sculptor’s Mark
Launt Thompson
Sculpt 1874
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 4, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 196 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 4, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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