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Morristown in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Sansay House

Circa 1807

 
 
Sansay House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2010
1. Sansay House Marker
Inscription.
Monsieur Louis Sansay, French
dancing school here. House
was site of ball honoring
Lafayette in 1825. Later home
of General Joseph Revere.
National Register of Historic Places
New Jersey Register of Historic Places
Morris County Heritage Commission

 
Erected 1977 by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 47.689′ N, 74° 28.894′ W. Marker is in Morristown, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on DeHart Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is on DeHart Street, between South Street and Maple Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Morristown NJ 07960, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Continental Army Encampments (a few steps from this marker); Dr. Lewis Condict House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Continental Store on the Green (about 700 feet away); The Green - 1715 (about 700 feet away); The Alexander Carmichael House
Morristown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2010
2. Morristown Marker
(about 700 feet away); Mt. Kemble Home (about 700 feet away); Survey by Major Erskine of Morristown (approx. 0.2 miles away); Arnold’s Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Morristown.
 
Also see . . .  Historic Markers/Historic Preservation. Morris County Heritage Commission. (Submitted on July 5, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Marker on DeHart Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2010
3. Marker on DeHart Street
On July 14, 1825, the Marquis de Lafayette was entertained in this house during his return visit to the United States.
Sansay House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2010
4. Sansay House
Joseph Warren Revere, grandson of patriot Paul Revere, lived in this house. He fought in the Mexican War and Civil War. Also serving in the Mexican Army, Revere was knighted by Queen Isabella II in 1851 for rescuing 13 Spanish citizens.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 586 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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