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Aliquippa in Beaver County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

First Colonial Residents

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, October 2, 2011
1. The First Colonial Residents of Beaver County Marker
Inscription. The first colonial residents of Beaver County lived nearby. Alexander McKee operated a trading post 1769 or earlier. Colonel John Gibson farmed land near his trading post in 1771 then went on to a great military and legal career. McKee became a Tory fugitive.
 
Erected by Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Beaver County (PA) Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation marker series.
 
Location. 40° 37.164′ N, 80° 14.583′ W. Marker is in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is at the intersection of PA 51 Offramp and Station Street, on the right when traveling north on PA 51 Offramp. Touch for map. Sign is hidden behind shrubbery, hard to see. Marker is in this post office area: Aliquippa PA 15001, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Aliquippa Works (within shouting distance of this marker); Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Passenger Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Tried Stone Baptist Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Site of First Mass (approx. 0.9 miles away); Hill Cemetery
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By Mike Wintermantel, October 2, 2011
2. The First Colonial Residents of Beaver County Marker
Marker is just to the right of the Stop sign.
(approx. 0.9 miles away); Logstown (approx. 0.9 miles away); Legionville Monument (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Logstown (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Aliquippa.
 
Also see . . .  Beaver County Historical Research & Landmarks Foundation. Marker Program (Submitted on October 2, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
First Colonial Residents Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, July 25, 2015
3. First Colonial Residents Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 558 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 2, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on July 25, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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