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Stonington in New London County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Wequetequock Burial Ground

 
 
Wequetequock Burial Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 27, 2013
1. Wequetequock Burial Ground Marker
Inscription.
1650
Wequetequock
Burial Ground
First
Stonington
Cemetery

 
Location. 41° 21.611′ N, 71° 52.594′ W. Marker is in Stonington, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker is on Palmer Neck Road 0.1 miles south of Greenhaven Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located in Wequetequock Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Stonington CT 06378, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stonington Founders Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Stonington (approx. 0.4 miles away); John W. Richmond (approx. 1.9 miles away); Captain Nathaniel B. Palmer House (approx. 2 miles away); Pawcatuck World War I Monument (approx. 2.1 miles away); Stonington Land Battery (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Shipyard (approx. 2.3 miles away in Rhode Island); Thomas Howe House (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stonington.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial Era
 
Wequetequock Burial Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 27, 2013
2. Wequetequock Burial Ground Marker
Wequetequock Burial Ground image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 27, 2013
3. Wequetequock Burial Ground
Many headstones are severely weathered and illegible.
Wequetequock Burial Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 27, 2013
4. Wequetequock Burial Ground Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2013, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 499 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 20, 2013, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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