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Pierpont Edwards

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, November 22, 2010
1. Pierpont Edwards Marker
Inscription.
Pierpont Edwards
Son of the Rev. Jonathan & Sarah Pierpont Edwards
Master of Hiram Lodge #1, 1777-78
First Grand Master of Masons in Connecticut, July 8, 1789
Member of the Continental Congress
Lawyer – Legislator – Soldier – Mason
Brave men and worthy patriots, dear to God, and famous to all ages
Milton, Tractate Of Education

Pierpont Edwards
Born April 8, 1750
Died April 5, 1826


[ east side ]
Frances
Wife of
Pierpont Edwards
Died July 7, 1800
Aged 50

 
Location. 41° 18.746′ N, 72° 55.585′ W. Marker is in New Haven, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Grove Street and High Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in Grove Street Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 227 Grove Street, New Haven CT 06511, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ross Granville Harrison (a few steps from this marker); Grove Street Cemetery Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Isaac Allerton (within shouting distance of
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By Michael Herrick, November 22, 2010
2. Pierpont Edwards Marker
this marker); Thomas Nash (within shouting distance of this marker); Grove Street Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Dei Gratia (within shouting distance of this marker); Hezekiah Augur (within shouting distance of this marker); In Remembrance (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Haven.
 
Also see . . .  Pierpont Edwards on Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 28, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
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Pierpont Edwards Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 22, 2010
3. Pierpont Edwards Marker
east side
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By Michael Herrick, November 22, 2010
4. Pierpont Edwards Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 28, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 413 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 28, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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