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Midshipman John Stockton, United States Navy

 
 
Midshipman John Stockton, USN Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2017
1. Midshipman John Stockton, USN Marker
Inscription.

Wounded in Battle
of Lake Ontario May 28th
Died at Kingston Canada
May 30th 1813 aged 26 years

[Also on monument]
John Stockton
Born 1755, Died Oct. 29, 1822
An Officer of the Revolution.

Thomas Stockton
Born April 4, 1781
Elected Governor of
the State of Delaware
November 12, 1844
Died March 2, 1846


 
Erected by the Stockton Family.
 
Location. 39° 39.651′ N, 75° 33.742′ W. Marker is in New Castle, Delaware, in New Castle County. Touch for map. Marker is in the Immanuel Episcopal Church on the Green Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Harmony Street, New Castle DE 19720, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Read (a few steps from this marker); Captain John Evans (within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary War Patriots in the Immanuel Churchyard (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named George Read (within shouting distance of this marker); Mary Wansey (within shouting distance of this
Midshipman John Stockton, USN Marker on Obelisk image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2017
2. Midshipman John Stockton, USN Marker on Obelisk
marker); Frenchtown Railroad Sleepers (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Sheriff's House and County Jail (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Castle.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar of 1812
 
Gov. Thomas Stockton on Stockton Family Obelisk image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2017
3. Gov. Thomas Stockton on Stockton Family Obelisk
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 83 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 10, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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