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Hancock in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Joseph Hancock, Jr.

 
 
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By Devry Jones, May 12, 2018
1. Joseph Hancock, Jr. Marker
Inscription.
Joseph Hancock, Jr.
Private American Revolutionary War
August 20, 1776 - April 3, 1780
8th Pennsylvania Regiment
Served: New Jersey, Brandywine, Paoli,
Germantown, Valley Forge,
The Western Frontier (Fort Pitt & McIntosh)

 
Erected by Descendants of the Hancock Family.
 
Location. 39° 41.968′ N, 78° 11.029′ W. Marker is in Hancock, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on West Main Street (Maryland Route 144) west of Methodist Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hancock MD 21750, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hancock's Orchard Industry (within shouting distance of this marker); Hancock United Methodist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); The Tonoloways (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Coombe (about 500 feet away); Hancock (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Hancock (about 600 feet away); Discover the Trail (approx. mile away); Major James Breathed (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hancock.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Joseph Hancock, Jr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, May 12, 2018
2. Joseph Hancock, Jr. Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 14, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 12, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 62 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 12, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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