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Waverly in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Elder Miller

 
 
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August 2, 2011
1. Elder Miller Marker
Inscription. Pioneer preacher and teacher in Abington region, lived near this village. Born in Connecticut in 1775. Settled in Waverly about 1800; died here in 1857. The first church in the township, and the first school, were on his farm.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 31.679′ N, 75° 42.306′ W. Marker is in Waverly, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is on Main Street/Abington Road (Pennsylvania Route 407) just north of Cole Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waverly PA 18471, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hickory Grove Cemetery (approx. 0.7 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Laura Lee DeFazio Morabito (approx. 2.3 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.2 miles away); Harris Hall Bell Memorial (approx. 4.3 miles away); Christy Mathewson (approx. 4.3 miles away); Hometown of Christy Mathewson (approx. 4.7 miles away); Loretto Perfectus Walsh (approx. 6.6 miles away).
 
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Elder Miller Marker image. Click for full size.
August 16, 2011
2. Elder Miller Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 18, 2011. This page has been viewed 292 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 18, 2011. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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