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Near Jonestown in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Sattazahn Lutheran Church

 
 
Sattazahn Lutheran Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By PaulwC3, August 3, 2013
1. Sattazahn Lutheran Church Marker
Inscription. Founded by German immigrants who settled as early as 1729. Initially served by traveling missionaries including John Caspar Stoever, Jr., first Lutheran pastor to visit regularly. A log structure was built about 1756; this church erected 1872. Named in honor of Peter Sattazahn, Revolutionary soldier buried here.
 
Erected 1980 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 29.906′ N, 76° 32.287′ W. Marker is near Jonestown, Pennsylvania, in Lebanon County. Marker is on Green Point School Road 0.6 miles south of Gold Mine Road, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 185 Green Point School Road, Jonestown PA 17038, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Union Canal (approx. 1.3 miles away); Swatara Gap (approx. 1.8 miles away); Fort Swatara (approx. 2.7 miles away); Union Forge (approx. 3.5 miles away); Transportation Corps Unit Training Center (approx. 4.2 miles away); OH-6A Cayuse (approx. 4.8 miles away); AH-1F Bell (approx. 4.8 miles away); UH-1 Iroquois (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jonestown.
 
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Wide view of the Sattazahn Lutheran Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By PaulwC3, August 3, 2013
2. Wide view of the Sattazahn Lutheran Church Marker
spelling for Sattazahn is Sadelzahn
 
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Sattazahn Lutheran Church (1872) image. Click for full size.
By PaulwC3, August 3, 2013
3. Sattazahn Lutheran Church (1872)
Peter Sattazahn (1760 - 1831) grave image. Click for full size.
By PaulwC3, August 3, 2013
4. Peter Sattazahn (1760 - 1831) grave
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 22, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 359 times since then and 69 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 3, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.
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