Revolutionary War VeteranUp the hill on the left lies patriot Dr. Stephen Tainter, born October 13, 1760, in Westborough, Massachusetts. He first enlisted in December 1776, at the age of sixteen, as a drummer with Captain Kimball's company in Colonel Sparhawk's Massachusetts regiment. During the next three years, Tainter enlisted five more times. During the course of the Revolution, Tainter served with several Massachusetts militias that were stationed at various times in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, Vermont, and New Jersey.
|Series||This marker is part of the Sons of the American Revolution series, and the Wisconsin: Wisconsin Historical Society series.|
|Placed By||The Wisconsin Historical Society; Wisconsin Society Sons of the American Revolution with contributions from the Stephen Tainter Chapter and the George Washington Endowment Fund|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 8:36pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15T E 585971 N 4971183|
|Decimal Degrees||44.88888333, -91.91130000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 44° 53.333', W 91° 54.678'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||44° 53' 19.98" N, 91° 54' 40.68" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 15448-15708 Evergreen Cemetery, Menomonie WI 54751, US|
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