St. Louis, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Born at New London, Conn.
June 3, 1780
Died at St. Louis
Aug. 10, 1817.
First delegate to Congress from
the Territory of Missouri 1812
St. Louis Chapter
American Presbyterian and
Reformed Historical Site
registered by the
Presbyterian Historical Society
Location. 38° 41.816′ N, 90° 13.751′ W. Marker is in St. Louis, Missouri. Touch for map. Monument is in Bellefontaine Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4947 West Florissant Avenue, Saint Louis MO 63115, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Mason Peck (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rev. John R. Anderson (about 400 feet away); John B. Meachum (about 400 feet away); William Clark Monument (about 500 feet away); Charles Galloway (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dred Scott Harriet Scott (approx. ¼ mile away); Charlotte Taylor Blow Charless (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Louis.
More about this marker. Monument location is designated by the Red #17 marker along the cemetery drive.
Regarding Edward Hempstead. The Hempstead Farm became Bellfontaine Cemetery.
Also see . . .
1. Edward Hempstead Congressional Bio. (Submitted on December 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis MO. (Submitted on December 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 351 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.