East Haddam in Middlesex County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
1685 – 1699
Daniel Brainard, Jr. John Chapman
Daniel Cone George Gates Thomas Hungerford
Samuel and William Spencer
Abraham and John Willey
Notable East Haddamites
Joseph Spencer – major general in Revolution
Epaphroditus Champion – Commissary General
Nathan Hale – teacher, patriot, and martyr
Dyar Throop – first Judge of County Court
Jonathan O. Moseley – U.S. Representative
William H. Goodspeed – shipbuilder
William E. Nichols – inventor & manufacturer
Luther Boardman – silver plating & britannia
Morgan G. Bulkeley – Governor & U.S. Senator
Francis H. Parker – local historian
Erected by the Town of East Haddam
the East Haddam Historic District Commission
and the Connecticut Historical Commission
Erected 1979 by Town of East Haddam, East Haddam Historic District Commission, Connecticut Historical Commission.
Location. 41° 27.123′ N, 72° 27.714′ W. Marker is in East Haddam, Connecticut, in Middlesex County. Marker is at the intersection of Norwich Road (Connecticut Route 82) and Lumber Yard Road, on the left when traveling east on Norwich Road. Touch for map. Located in front of East Haddam Town Building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7 Main Street, East Haddam CT 06423, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured Goodspeed Opera House (within shouting distance of this marker); Chester-Hadlyme Ferry (approx. 2.7 miles away); Impressionism in Connecticut (approx. 2.8 miles away); a different marker also named Chester-Hadlyme Ferry (approx. 2.8 miles away); Thirty Mile Island Plantation Burying Ground (approx. 3.4 miles away); Haddam (approx. 3.4 miles away); Site Of Haddam Town Hall (approx. 3½ miles away); Chester (approx. 3½ miles away).
Also see . . .
1. East Haddam, Connecticut. (Submitted on May 31, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. East Haddam, Connecticut on Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 31, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 217 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 31, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.