“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Berlin, Pennsylvania

Clickable Map of Somerset County, Pennsylvania and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Somerset County, PA (147) Bedford County, PA (94) Cambria County, PA (98) Fayette County, PA (274) Westmoreland County, PA (161) Allegany County, MD (294) Garrett County, MD (160)  SomersetCounty(147) Somerset County (147)  BedfordCounty(94) Bedford County (94)  CambriaCounty(98) Cambria County (98)  FayetteCounty(274) Fayette County (274)  WestmorelandCounty(161) Westmoreland County (161)  AlleganyCountyMaryland(294) Allegany County (294)  GarrettCounty(160) Garrett County (160)
Somerset is the county seat for Somerset County
Berlin is in Somerset County
      Somerset County (147)  
      Bedford County (94)  
      Cambria County (98)  
      Fayette County (274)  
      Westmoreland County (161)  
      Allegany County, Maryland (294)  
      Garrett County, Maryland (160)  
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1 Pennsylvania, Somerset County, Berlin — Berlin
This area was a center of protest during the Whiskey Rebellion. A riot occurred at the Berlin schoolhouse in June 1794. In September, according to local historians, Robert Philson raised a liberty pole at his log store on the square; he advised . . . Map (db m21554) HM
2 Pennsylvania, Somerset County, Berlin — General Robert Philson1759-1831
Active in and arrested during the Whiskey Rebellion - 1794 Member of the PA. Assembly - 1798 Commissioned Associate Judge of Somerset Co. 1800. Served 20 years Commissioned Brigadier General of PA. Militia May 9, 1800 Served in the War . . . Map (db m82059) HM
3 Pennsylvania, Somerset County, Berlin — Veterans Memorial"Lest We Forget"
In honor of the men and women who serve in the armed forces of our country honorably preserving our freedom and our way of life.Map (db m21551) HM
4 Pennsylvania, Somerset County, Berlin — Veterans Memorial
Erected in memory of Veterans of all warsMap (db m229169) WM
5 Pennsylvania, Somerset County, Berlin — Veterans Memorial
In Honor of All Veterans Eagle Scout ProjectMap (db m229182) WM
6 Pennsylvania, Somerset County, Berlin, Allegheny Township — Allegheny Township Veterans
(Front) These Colors Will Never Run KIA - Killed In Action DOI - Died of Injury MIA - Missing In Action PH - Purple Heart for Wounded In Action OLC - Second Time Wounded In Action BC - Battlefield Commission to . . . Map (db m229797) WM
7 Pennsylvania, Somerset County, Berlin, Allegheny Township — Deeter's Gap
John Deeter, Revolutionary War Vet and pioneer, settled here in 1783. He sawed lumber, cut millstones and farmed along Deeter's Run, highest headwater of the West Branch of the Juniata River.Map (db m97017) HM
8 Pennsylvania, Somerset County, Berlin, Stonycreek Township — Jeremiah S. Black
One of Pennsylvania's most noted jurists and lawyers, was born here Jan. 10, 1810. State Supreme Court Justice, 1851-57; U.S. Attorney-General, 1857-60. Later life spent at York as a famous lawyer. Died Aug. 19, 1883.Map (db m21556) HM
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Apr. 13, 2024