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Gabriel Bernon

 
 
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By Bryan Simmons, June 8, 2012
1. Gabriel Bernon Marker
Inscription. Near this spot lived Gabriel Bernon a Huguenot Refugee
Born Larochelle France April 6, 1644
Died Providence February 1, 1736
Merchant Colonizer Churchman
 
Location. 41° 49.865′ N, 71° 24.642′ W. Marker is in Providence, Rhode Island, in Providence County. Marker is on Canal Street, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is located inside the Roger Williams National Memorial. Marker is in this post office area: Providence RI 02903, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Century to Statehood (within shouting distance of this marker); A Thoroughfare Town (within shouting distance of this marker); Snow Town Riot 1831 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Original Water Supply (within shouting distance of this marker); A Shelter for Persons Distressed (within shouting distance of this marker); A Howling Wilderness (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Site of Hardscrabble Riot 1824 (about 500 feet away); A Changing Nation (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Providence.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable Persons
 
Gabriel Bernon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 8, 2012
2. Gabriel Bernon Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 8, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 417 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 8, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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