Hancock Cemetery

Hancock Cemetery (HMKWT)

Location: Quincy, MA 02169 Norfolk County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 15.047', W 71° 0.206'

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The Old Burial Ground

Set apart after 1640
· · · · · Here lie buried

The early settlers of the town
the first minister
the first teacher

Rev. John Hancock
(1702 - 1744)
for whom this place is named
Father of the patriot

Henry Adams
(1583 - 1646)
and other
ancestors of John Adams

Josiah Quincy
(1744 - 1775)
the patriot
and other members
of the Quincy family

Leonard Hoar, MD
(Died 1675)
Third President of Harvard

69 Revolutionary War
soldiers are
interred here.
Year Placed1908
Placed ByQuincy Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 9:00am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 334730 N 4679564
Decimal Degrees42.25078333, -71.00343333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 15.047', W 71° 0.206'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 15' 2.82" N, 71° 0' 12.36" W
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Area Code(s)508, 617, 781
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1319 Hancock St, Quincy MA 02169, US
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