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Capt. Pownal Deming

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, June 19, 2011
1. Capt. Pownal Deming Monument
east side
Inscription.
[ east side ]
Deming
In Memory Of
Capt. Pownal Deming
Son Of
David Deming & Mehitable Champion
Born Sept. 30, 1749
Died April 9, 1795

[ west side ]
An earnest patriot, he enlisted
in the Continental Army at the
Lexington Alarm, April 1775, and
served with distinction through
the War for Independence
He was an original member
of the Society of the Cincinnati.

[ north side ]
In Memory Of
Abigail Hubbell Deming
Wife Of
Capt. Pownal Deming
And Daughter Of
Eleazer Hubbell & Anne Noble
Born Aug. 6, 1766
Died Feb. 23, 1785

[ south side ]
Erected In Affectionate
Respect For Their Memory By
Their Great-Grandson
Charles Albert Hoyt
Of New York
April 1895

 
Erected 1895.
 
Location. 41° 45.879′ N, 72° 40.486′ W. Marker is in Hartford, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Main Street and Gold Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located in Hartford's Ancient Burying Ground, next to the Center Church. Marker is in this post office area: Hartford CT 06103, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
Capt. Pownal Deming Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 19, 2011
2. Capt. Pownal Deming Monument
west side
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Wyllys (a few steps from this marker); First Company Governor's Foot Guard (a few steps from this marker); John Haynes (a few steps from this marker); Thomas Hooker (a few steps from this marker); Sacred to the Memory (within shouting distance of this marker); In Memory of the First Settlers of Hartford (within shouting distance of this marker); This Approach (within shouting distance of this marker); Rev. Samuel Stone (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hartford.
 
Also see . . .
1. Society of the Cincinnati. (Submitted on July 3, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Society of the Cincinnati on Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 3, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Capt. Pownal Deming Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 19, 2011
3. Capt. Pownal Deming Monument
north side
Capt. Pownal Deming Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 19, 2011
4. Capt. Pownal Deming Monument
south side
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By Michael Herrick, June 19, 2011
5. Capt. Pownal Deming Monument
Capt. Pownal Deming Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 19, 2011
6. Capt. Pownal Deming Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 454 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 3, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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