1630 - 1930Thomas Macy, first town clerk of Amesbury, erected this house prior to 1654. Persecuted for harboring Quakers he sold the house and fled to Nantucket, becoming the first white settler as related in Whittier's poem "The Exiles."
|Series||This marker is part of the Massachusetts: Massachusetts Bay Colony—Tercentenary Commission Markers series|
|Placed By||Massachusetts Bay Colony-Tercentenary Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 6:48am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||19T E 342341 N 4745478|
|Decimal Degrees||42.84563333, -70.92941667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 50.738', W 70° 55.765'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 50' 44.28" N, 70° 55' 45.90" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 257-261 Main St, Amesbury MA 01913, US|
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