Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Mary Virginia Wade
Battle of Gettysburg
was born in this house
May 21, 1843
This tablet was unveiled by her sister
Georgia Wade McClellan May 21, 1922
Civil War Building
Location. 39° 49.647′ N, 77° 13.864′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Baltimore Street (U.S. 15) and Wade Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Baltimore Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 246 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jennie Wade Birthplace (here, next to this marker); 267 Baltimore St. (within shouting distance of this marker); “I can see them yet . . . ” (within shouting distance of this marker); Annoying “ . . . the enemy very seriously ” (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Schriver's Saloon and Ten-Pin Alley Temples of Mercy (about 300 feet away); The Memorial Church of the Prince of Peace (about 400 feet away); Field Hospitals - Cavalry Corps (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
Also see . . .
1. Jennie Wade. A tragic Story. (Submitted on June 6, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. The Death of Jennie Wade – The Only Civilian Killed at Gettysburg. The Battle of Gettysburg Resource Center. (Submitted on June 6, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 6, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 2,023 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 6, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.