Clinton in Rock County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Soldier of The American Revolution
In 1844, Allen and a large number of his family migrated from New York to Wisconsin, via the Erie Canal. Philip Allen died on July 9, 1845, his 88th birthday and is buried here.
Erected 2005 by Wisconsin Historical Society Wisconsin Society Sons of the American Revolution with Generous Contributions from its Members and Allen Descendants. (Marker Number 496.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution, and the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 42° 34.828′ N, 88° 47.161′ W. Marker is in Clinton, Wisconsin, in Rock County. Marker is on Bradford Clinton Townline Road half a mile east of O'Riley Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clinton WI 53525, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Allen Family (approx. 1.2 miles away); Darien Civil War Memorial (approx. 3.9 miles away); John Bruce (approx. 4.1 miles away); The Skavlem–Williams Log Cabin (approx. 4.7 miles away); Jefferson Prairie Settlement (approx. 7.2 miles away); In the Name of God. Amen. (approx. 7.2 miles away); Wisconsin's First School for the Deaf (approx. 7˝ miles away); Delavan's Circus Colony (approx. 7.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clinton.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 644 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 26, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.