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Historical Markers in Hampden Township, Pennsylvania

 
Clickable Map of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania 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 Cumberland County, PA (356) Adams County, PA (1393) Dauphin County, PA (291) Franklin County, PA (210) Perry County, PA (52) York County, PA (377)  CumberlandCounty(356) Cumberland County (356)  AdamsCounty(1393) Adams County (1393)  DauphinCounty(291) Dauphin County (291)  FranklinCounty(210) Franklin County (210)  PerryCounty(52) Perry County (52)  YorkCounty(377) York County (377)
Carlisle is the county seat for Cumberland County
Hampden Township is in Cumberland County
      Cumberland County (356)  
ADJACENT TO CUMBERLAND COUNTY
      Adams County (1393)  
      Dauphin County (291)  
      Franklin County (210)  
      Perry County (52)  
      York County (377)  
 
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1Pennsylvania (Cumberland County), Hampden Township — Brig. Gen. Albert Gallatin Jenkins, C.S.A.
Born November 10, 1830 in Greenbottom, Virginia, he was a graduate of Jefferson College and studied law at Harvard University. Albert Jenkins served as U.S. Congressman from 1857 to 1861 and then resigned to serve the confederacy. Thereafter, he . . . Map (db m167855) HM
2Pennsylvania (Cumberland County), Hampden Township — Gettysburg Campaign
Confederate General Albert G. Jenkins and his staff occupied this house, June 28-30, 1863. His brigade, a part of General Ewell's Corps, had entered Mechanicsburg to reconnoiter the approaches to Harrisburg with a view toward a June 30 attack. The . . . Map (db m26522) HM
3Pennsylvania (Cumberland County), Hampden Township — Gettysburg Campaign
This campaign's northernmost engagement, known as the Battle of Sporting Hill, occurred just north and west of here, June 30, 1863. The 22nd & 37th New York Militia Regiments, along with Landis's Philadelphia Battery, fought in defense of Harrisburg . . . Map (db m82799) HM
4Pennsylvania (Cumberland County), Hampden Township — Peace Church
Present building erected in 1798 by a Reformed congregation. Half-interest in 1806 by a Lutheran congregation; in joint use until 1866. Kept in its original form; used annually by St. John's Lutheran. A half-mile away.Map (db m26956) HM
5Pennsylvania (Cumberland County), Hampden Township — Peace Church
Present building erected in 1798 by a Reformed congregation. Half-interest in 1806 by a Lutheran congregation; in joint use until 1866. Kept in its original form; used for special services.Map (db m26957) HM
6Pennsylvania (Cumberland County), Hampden Township — Samuel Albright HouseSunday, June 28 and Monday, June 29, 1863
In the late days of 1863, Samuel Albright’s house and farm were used as a Confederate bivouac site and artillery position. In the 1860 Census, Samuel Albright was listed as born “about 1823” and living in what was then East Pennsboro Township. . . . Map (db m202107) HM
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7Pennsylvania (Cumberland County), Hampden Township — Shopp Cemetery
In the 1780's United Brethren circuit riders began preaching at the home of John Shopp located one half mile north of this site. A Meeting House was erected in the present cemetery in 1827 on land donated by John Shopp. The congregation built a new . . . Map (db m99048) HM
8Pennsylvania (Cumberland County), Hampden Township — Sporting HillTuesday, June 30, 1863
After an eventful two days of probing Harrisburg’s defenses, Confederate General Albert G. Jenkins had received the welcome orders to stand down. Lieutenant General Richard Ewell’s two Confederate infantry divisions currently in Carlisle, numbering . . . Map (db m167857) HM
 
 
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Dec. 6, 2022