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Hackensack in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Huguenots

 
 
The Huguenots Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 31, 2013
1. The Huguenots Marker
Inscription.
In honor of
The Huguenots
on the Hackensack
1677
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Erected by
The Society of Colonial Wars
in the State of New Jersey
1942

 
Erected 1942 by The Society of Colonial Wars in the State of New Jersey.
 
Location. 40° 52.752′ N, 74° 2.592′ W. Marker is in Hackensack, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is on Moore Street near Court Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hackensack NJ 07601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Grave of Gen. Enoch Poor (here, next to this marker); Historic First Reformed Church (a few steps from this marker); Brigadier General Enoch Poor (a few steps from this marker); Gen. Enoch Poor (a few steps from this marker); Archibald Campbell Family Monument (a few steps from this marker); Bergen County Court House / Bergen County Old Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); Hackensack Soldier and Sailor Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Court-House & Jail (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Hackensack.
 
Categories. Colonial Era
 
The Huguenots Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 31, 2013
2. The Huguenots Marker
The Huguenots were French Protestants who were forced to leave France in the 16th and 17th centuries because of religious persecution. Many of them eventually followed the teachings of John Calvin.
The Huguenots Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 31, 2013
3. The Huguenots Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 323 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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