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Revolutionary Soldiers Buried Here

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, September 3, 2011
1. Revolutionary Soldiers Buried Here Marker
Inscription.
To honor
the Revolutionary Soldiers buried here

Colonel Jacob Engle Lieutenant Colonel Henry Irwin Captain Jacob Turner First Lieutenant Thomas Lucas Frederick Axe John Ax Daniel Bowman Peter Care William Colladay Thomas Cox Jacob Crout John Crout Henry DeWees William DeWees Michael Dicker Christian Duy Archibald Engel Charles Engle Jacob Jesse Engel Paul Engel Charles Francis John Francis Casper Hinkle Thomas Jones John Kerback Abraham Kerper Peter Keyser John Knoor David Knorr George Knorr Jacob Knorr Matthias Knorr Henry Moyer Jacob Moyer Christopher Ottinger John Ottinger William Ottinger Zachariah Poulson Richard Raab Jacob Robb Frederick Shriver Peter Snyder William Streeper Peter Stroup John Tibbin Jacob Unrod Phillip Weaver Peter Wert Christopher Wilt Ulrich Zollinger Five Unknown Soldiers

 
Erected 1946 by Daughters of the American Revolution – Germantown Chapter.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 2.633′ N, 75° 10.873′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia
Markers at the Upper Burying Ground image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 3, 2011
2. Markers at the Upper Burying Ground
Several markers are located at the entrance to the Upper Burying Ground in Germantown. The Revolutionary Soldiers Buried Here marker is seen just to the right of the gate.
County. Marker is on Germantown Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at the entrance to the Upper Burying Ground in Germantown. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19144, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Soldiers of the War of 1812 (here, next to this marker); The Concord School House (a few steps from this marker); The Johnson House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Germantown (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Mennonite Church in America (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rittenhouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ora Washington (approx. 0.2 miles away); The American Side of the Street (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
More about this marker. A relief profile of Geroge Washington is at the upper left of the marker.
 
Also see . . .  Upper Burying Ground. Historic Germantown website. (Submitted on September 5, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Marker on Germantown Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 3, 2011
3. Marker on Germantown Avenue
Revolutionary Soldier Graves image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 3, 2011
4. Revolutionary Soldier Graves
Revolutionary Soldiers Grave Markers image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 7, 2017
5. Revolutionary Soldiers Grave Markers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 5, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 892 times since then and 85 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 5, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   5. submitted on October 8, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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