Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by a descendant of the Hanson family, Laura Maryland Carpenter Blinn.
Location. 39° 56.073′ N, 75° 8.613′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Touch for map. Marker is on the north facade of Gloria Dei (Old Swedes') Church, with entrance on Christian Street between Columbus Boulevard and Interstate 95. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19147, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gloria Dei Church (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named "Gloria Dei" Church (here, next to this marker); Old Swedes' Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington Avenue Immigration Station (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Grand Battery (about 700 feet away); Shot Tower (about 800 feet away); Stephen Decatur (approx. 0.4 miles away); Robert Smith (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Regarding Catherine Hanson.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 617 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.