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Wethersfield in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Society of the Cincinnati

 
 
Society of the Cincinnati Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 6, 2011
1. Society of the Cincinnati Marker
Inscription.
This Plaque is Dedicated by
The Society of the Cincinnati
to
General George Washington
Wo Was Its First President.
Samuel Blatchley Webb
Who Grew Up In This Home
The Comte De Rochambeau
Who Visited Here
and
The Marquis De Lafayette;
All Of Whom Were
Original Members of the Society

 
Erected by the Society of the Cincinnati.
 
Location. 41° 42.723′ N, 72° 39.183′ W. Marker is in Wethersfield, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Marsh Street, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Located in front of the Webb House. Marker is at or near this postal address: 211 Main Street, Wethersfield CT 06109, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Webb House (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Webb House (a few steps from this marker); Silas Deane House (within shouting distance of this marker); Home of Silas Deane (within shouting distance of this marker); Connecticut Constitution Oak (within shouting
Society of the Cincinnati Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 6, 2011
2. Society of the Cincinnati Marker
distance of this marker); Washington – Rochambeau Revolutionary Route (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Academy (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rev. Joseph Emerson (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wethersfield.
 
Also see . . .
1. Society of the Cincinnati. (Submitted on August 15, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Society of the Cincinnati on Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 15, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
3. Virtual American Biography of Samuel Blatchley Webb. (Submitted on August 15, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
4. comte de Rochambeau on Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 15, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Society of the Cincinnati Marker at the gate to the Webb House image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 6, 2011
3. Society of the Cincinnati Marker at the gate to the Webb House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 603 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 15, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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