Leonia in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
This section of Leonia is part of a tract purchased in 1668 from the Hackensack Indians by Samuel Edsall and Nicholas Varlett who founded the English Neighborhood.
Location. 40° 51.249′ N, 73° 59.601′ W. Marker is in Leonia, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Avenue and W Oakdene Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Broad Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Leonia NJ 07605, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Leonia Patent (approx. ¼ mile away); Civil War Armory and Drill Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); Comfort Women (approx. half a mile away); Cole – Allaire – Boyd House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Continental Army Encampment (approx. 0.6 miles away); George Washington Memorial Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away); Days Tavern (approx. 0.7 miles away); March to Trenton (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Leonia.
Categories. • Colonial Era •
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