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Trenton in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mahlon Stacy

 
 
Mahlon Stacy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, November 2007
1. Mahlon Stacy Marker
Inscription. In memory of Mahlon Stacy the first English settler, 1679, who owned the land both sides of the Assunpink Creek at the Falls of Delaware, now Trenton. He erected a grist mill to accommodate the neighborhood; was a member of the Governorís Council; also of the Legislature; and Justice of the Colonial Courts. A devout member of the Society of Friends: He was interred in their graveyard in what is now Riverview Cemetery 5th day, 2nd month 1704.
 
Location. 40° 13.279′ N, 74° 45.734′ W. Marker is in Trenton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is on East Hanover Street just east of North Montgomery Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. On the wall of the Friends Meeting House. Marker is in this post office area: Trenton NJ 08608, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Clymer (here, next to this marker); Friends Meeting House (here, next to this marker); British Light Dragoons (here, next to this marker); Town Hall and Jail (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trenton YMCA (about 500 feet away); The First Presbyterian Church
Mahlon Stacy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, November 2007
2. Mahlon Stacy Marker
(about 500 feet away); First Presbyterian Churchyard (about 500 feet away); Rev. John Rosbrugh (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Trenton.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,385 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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