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Mary (Longbothom) Muirson

 
 
Mary (Longbothom) Muirson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 3, 2018
1. Mary (Longbothom) Muirson Marker
Inscription.
Was the wife of
Dr. George Muirson

A churchwarden and benefactor of this parish and a pioneer in smallpox innoculation. A British Loyalist, he was exiled after the American Revolution, and all his property was confiscated. Mrs. Muirson's grave near the Jayne Tavern has been lost, but her headstone was recovered, repaired and set here, A.D. 1974.

 
Location. 40° 56.792′ N, 73° 6.733′ W. Marker is in Setauket, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Dyke Road and Caroline Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Dyke Road, East Setauket NY 11733, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Caroline Church of Brookhaven, 1729 (a few steps from this marker); Zachariah Hawkins Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Setauket World War I Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Setauket World War II Memorial (about 300 feet away); Setauket Village Green (about 400 feet away); Setauket Presbyterian Church (about 400 feet away); Abraham Woodhull (about 500 feet away); Zachariah Hawkins (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Setauket.
 
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Mary (Longbothom) Muirson Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 3, 2018
2. Mary (Longbothom) Muirson Marker - Wide View
The marker is attached to the tombstone of Ms. Muirson, which is in the first row of tombstones to the right of the sidewalk that leads from the parking lot to the church entrance.
 
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Mary (Longbothom) Muirson Marker - Wider View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 3, 2018
3. Mary (Longbothom) Muirson Marker - Wider View
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 8, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 87 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 8, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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