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Elizabeth in Union County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Patriotic Dead

 
 
Patriotic Dead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 6, 2011
1. Patriotic Dead Marker
Inscription.
Honoring the patriotic dead
of many wars
laid to rest in this hallowed ground
especially a noble woman
Hanah White Arnett

Placed here on the 45th anniversary of
the organization of
Boudinot Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
September 27th, 1938

 
Erected 1938 by Daughters of the American Revolution - Boudinot Chapter.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 39.778′ N, 74° 12.918′ W. Marker is in Elizabeth, New Jersey, in Union County. Marker is on Broad Street (New Jersey Route 623), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in the cemetery north of the Presbyterian Church. Marker is in this post office area: Elizabeth NJ 07201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elizabeth Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonial Church (within shouting distance of this marker); First Site of Princeton University (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Academy (within shouting distance of this
Patriotic Dead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 6, 2011
2. Patriotic Dead Marker
marker); Old Borough Court House (within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary Cannon (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington’s Inaugural Bicentennial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Seven Astronauts (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Elizabeth.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Marker in Presbyterian Church Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 6, 2011
3. Marker in Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Marker is located in the cemetery, but is best viewed from outside the fence.
Grave of David Whitehead, Jr. image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 6, 2011
4. Grave of David Whitehead, Jr.
Pvt. Whitehead served in the New Jersey Militia during the Revolutionary War.
Grave of Jonathan Townley image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 6, 2011
5. Grave of Jonathan Townley
Pvt. Townley was a member of the Troop of Light Horse in the Essex County Militia during the War of 1812.
Patriotic Dead in Presbyterian Church Cemetary image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 6, 2011
6. Patriotic Dead in Presbyterian Church Cemetary
Graves of soldiers who served in the Revolutionary War, War of 1812 and Civil War can be seen in this photo.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 358 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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