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Adventurers

 
 
Adventurers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2012
1. Adventurers Marker
Inscription.
In Memory of the Courageous
Adventurers
Who Inspired and Directed by
Thomas Hooker Journeyed Through the
Wilderness from Newtown Cambridge)
In the Massachusetts Bay to
Suckiaug (Hartford) – October 1635
Mathew Allyn John Barnard William Butler Clement Chapin Nicholas Clarke Robert Day Edward Elmer Nathaniel Ely Richard Goodman William Goodwin Stephen Hart William Kelsey William Lewis Mathew Marvin James Olmstead William Pantry Thomas Scott Thomas Stanley Timothy Stanley Edward Stebbins John Steele John Stone John Talcott William Westwood
From the Society of the Descendants
Of the Founders of Hartford
To the People of Hartford
October 15, 1935

 
Erected 1935 by the Society of the Descendants of the Founders of Hartford.
 
Location. 41° 45.751′ N, 72° 40.44′ W. Marker is in Hartford, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Arch Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Located in front of the Hartford Minicipal Building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 550 Main Street, Hartford CT 06103, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least
Adventurers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2012
2. Adventurers Marker
8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hartford Municipal Building (a few steps from this marker); Mark Twain (a few steps from this marker); Homesite of Col. Jeremiah Wadsworth (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); American School for the Deaf (about 600 feet away); Abel Buel (about 600 feet away); General Casimir Pulaski (about 600 feet away); The Safe Arrival (about 700 feet away); Center Church (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hartford.
 
Also see . . .  Society of the Descendants Of the Founders of Hartford. (Submitted on February 9, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Adventurers Marker in front of Hartford City Hall image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2012
3. Adventurers Marker in front of Hartford City Hall
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 9, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 570 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 9, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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