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Historical Markers in East Poultney, Vermont

 
Clickable Map of Rutland County, Vermont and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Rutland County, VT (101) Addison County, VT (72) Bennington County, VT (63) Windsor County, VT (80) Washington County, NY (157)  RutlandCounty(101) Rutland County (101)  AddisonCounty(72) Addison County (72)  BenningtonCounty(63) Bennington County (63)  WindsorCounty(80) Windsor County (80)  WashingtonCountyNew York(157) Washington County (157)
Rutland is the county seat for Rutland County
East Poultney is in Rutland County
      Rutland County (101)  
ADJACENT TO RUTLAND COUNTY
      Addison County (72)  
      Bennington County (63)  
      Windsor County (80)  
      Washington County, New York (157)  
 
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1Vermont (Rutland County), East Poultney — Horace Greeley - George JonesNoted journalists served apprenticeship near here
At the original settlement in East Poultney, Horace Greeley, founder of the "New York Tribune", worked on the "Northern Spectator", 1826-1830. George Jones, co-founder of the "N.Y.Times", also came from here.Map (db m78256) HM
2Vermont (Rutland County), East Poultney — Jeffrey Brace1742 - 1827 — African, Revolutionary Veteran, Author, Abolitionist —
Jeffrey Brace was born in West Africa with the name Boyrereau Brinch. At sixteen he was captured by European slave traders, shipped to Barbados, sold to a ship's captain, and eventually arrived in New England. Some years later, while still enslaved, . . . Map (db m60663) HM
3Vermont (Rutland County), East Poultney — Poultney Civil War Monument1861-1865
To our country's defenders of Poultney,VT. Erected in grateful memory of their heroic service by Mrs. Josephine L. Lewis in memory of her husband Col. Judson A. Lewis.Map (db m60775) HM
4Vermont (Rutland County), East Poultney — Site of Oldest Union Church in America
Founded eight years before religious liberty was made constitutional 1780Map (db m60783) HM
 
 
  
 
 
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Dec. 10, 2022