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Seth E. Case

1825 - 1864

 
 
Seth E. Case Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 29, 2011
1. Seth E. Case Marker
Inscription.
Seth Case was born in Simsbury, Connecticut in 1825 and graduated from Yale College in 1847. he was a successful lawyer in New Britain, was one of the shareholders of the Walnut Hill Park Company, and later became a Judge of Probate for the District of Berlin. Case was involved in many church and civic causes and was president of "The New Britain Young Men's Christian Social Union". He died suddenly at the age of thirty-nine in 1864.
 
Location. 41° 39.98′ N, 72° 47.207′ W. Marker is in New Britain, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West Main Street and Cedar Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Located in Walnut Hill Park, on the wall of the rotunda with the "Original Design of Walnut Hill Park" marker at its center. Marker is in this post office area: New Britain CT 06052, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William A. Churchill (here, next to this marker); Frederick Law Olmstead (here, next to this marker); Cornelius B. Erwin (here, next to this marker); George M. Landers (here, next to this marker); Frederick H. North (here,
Seth E. Case Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 29, 2011
2. Seth E. Case Marker
The marker is third from the left (not counting the missing plaque).
next to this marker); Henry E. Russell (here, next to this marker); Frederick T. Stanley (here, next to this marker); Original Design of Walnut Hill Park (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Britain.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 17, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 465 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 17, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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