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Bethany in Wayne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

David Wilmot

 
 
David Wilmot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
1. David Wilmot Marker
Inscription. The author of the Wilmot Proviso of 1846 barring slavery from territory acquired in the Mexican War, was born in this house Jan. 20, 1814. He died at Towanda, March 16, 1868, after a notable career in the State and Nation.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 36.766′ N, 75° 17.035′ W. Marker is in Bethany, Pennsylvania, in Wayne County. Marker is on Old Wayne Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 395 Old Wayne Street, Honesdale PA 18431, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Honesdale (approx. 2 miles away); Stourbridge Lion (approx. 2.8 miles away); 1829 Stourbridge Lion (approx. 2.8 miles away); Snubbing Post (approx. 2.8 miles away); a different marker also named The Stourbridge Lion (approx. 2.8 miles away); Heroes of 1776-Residents of Wayne County (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Tallman Bridge (approx. 2.8 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 2.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. David Wilmot - Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 8, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. David Wilmot - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
David Wilmot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
2. David Wilmot Marker
. (Submitted on October 8, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. African AmericansPoliticsWar, Mexican-American
 
David Wilmot House image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
3. David Wilmot House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 6, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 225 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 6, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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