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Adrian in Lenawee County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Charles Miller Croswell

 
 
Charles Miller Croswell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, April 8, 2017
1. Charles Miller Croswell Marker
Inscription.
In memory of
Charles Miller Croswell
Born at Newburgh New York
31 October 1825
Died 13 December 1886

Secretary of the State
Convention at Jackson
where the Republican Party
of Michigan was organized
Mayor of Adrian
State Senator
Governor of Michigan
1876-1880

This house, formerly his home,
was given to the Lucy Wolcott
Barnum Chapter of the Daughters
of the American Revolution by
Elizabeth Musgrave Merrill

 
Erected 1972 by Lucy Wolcott Barnum Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 54.011′ N, 84° 1.948′ W. Marker is in Adrian, Michigan, in Lenawee County. Marker is on North Broad Street (State Highway 52), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is about 270 feet north of Toledo Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 228 North Broad Street, Adrian MI 49221, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Governor Charles M. Croswell / Croswell House (a few steps from this marker); County Courthouse
Charles Miller Croswell House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, April 8, 2017
2. Charles Miller Croswell House and Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Adrian's Governors (approx. 0.2 miles away); Professional Baseball in Adrian (approx. 0.2 miles away); Second Baptist Church (approx. mile away); Adrian's Prominent Leaders (approx. mile away); Cooley Law Office (approx. mile away); St. John's Lutheran Church (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Adrian.
 
Also see . . .
1. Charles Croswell. Wikipedia article about Charles Croswell. (Submitted on April 17, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.) 

2. Croswell House History. Lucy Wolcott Barnum Chapter of the Daughters of the Daughters of the American Revolution website. (Submitted on April 17, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 17, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 77 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 17, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
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