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Marietta in Washington County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Memorial to the Revolutionary Soldiers Buried in Marietta

 
 
Tablet on the Left Gatepost image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, April 23, 2017
1. Tablet on the Left Gatepost
Inscription. Erected by the Marietta Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, as a memorial to the revolutionary soldiers buried in Marietta and to honor the heroic men and women who faced the wilderness with courage and hope to create the Great Northwest.

Major General James M. Varnum • Major General Samuel H. Parsons • Brigadier General Rufus Putnam • Brigadier General Benjamin Tupper • Colonel Ebenezer Sproat • Colonel William Stacey • Major Ezra Putnam • Commodore Abraham Whipple • Captain Josiah Munro • Captain Joseph Rogers • Captain Nathaniel Saltanstall • Captain Enoch Shephard • Captain Robert Taylor • Lieutenant and Adjutant Anselm Tupper • Lieutenant Joseph Lincoln • Quarter Master Griffin Greene • Surgeon Jabez True • Private Christopher Burlingame • Private Nathaniel Dodge • Private Ephraim Foster • Private John Green • Private Andrew McAllister • Private Ichabod Nye • Private Elias Newton • Private Stanton Prentiss
 
Erected by Marietta Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 39° 25.191′ N, 81° 27.164′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Ohio, in Washington
Tablet on the Right Gatepost image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, April 23, 2017
2. Tablet on the Right Gatepost
County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Street and Scammel Street, on the right when traveling north on 5th Street. Touch for map. Tablets are at the main entrance to Mound Cemetery, on the gateposts. Marker is in this post office area: Marietta OH 45750, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Paul’s Church (a few steps from this marker); House of Seven Porches (within shouting distance of this marker); Mound Square (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The President’s Home of Marietta College (approx. 0.2 miles away); Muskingum Academy / Marietta College (approx. 0.2 miles away); Betsey Mills Club (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Christ United Methodist Church (approx. Ό mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marietta.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Main Entrance to the Mound Cemetery, Marietta, Ohio image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, April 23, 2017
3. Main Entrance to the Mound Cemetery, Marietta, Ohio
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 19, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 19, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 71 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 19, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
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