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

Commodore John Barry

1745 - 1803

 
 
Commodore John Barry Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 5, 2008
1. Commodore John Barry Plaque
Inscription. Father of the American Navy
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Society of The Sons of the Revolution.
 
Location. 39° 56.751′ N, 75° 8.931′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker can be reached from 4th Street. Touch for map. Plaque is in St. Mary's Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19106, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Don Juan Bautista Bernabeu (here, next to this marker); General Stephen Moylan (here, next to this marker); Thomas Fitzsimons (here, next to this marker); Mathew Carey, Publisher (here, next to this marker); Barry (within shouting distance of this marker); Old St. Mary Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Old St. Mary's (within shouting distance of this marker); Manuel Torres (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Other markers at St. Mary's church and cemetery.
 
Also see . . .  John Barry at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 21, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesMilitaryNotable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Grave of John Barry image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 5, 2008
2. Grave of John Barry
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 13, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,073 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 13, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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