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

In Remembrance of Abraham Clark

 
 
Abraham Clark Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 18, 2008
1. Abraham Clark Marker
Inscription.
In remembrance of
Abraham Clark
1726 – 1794
A signer of the Declaration of Independence
from New Jersey
He lived on this site during the formative period of the republic.
__________
Erected by the New Jersey Society,
Sons of the American Revolution
September 15, 1919
In grateful recognition of his statesmanship and patriotism, on the 125th Anniversary of his passing into the larger life.
 
Erected 1919 by New Jersey Society, Sons of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence, and the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 39.008′ N, 74° 15.676′ W. Marker is in Roselle, New Jersey, in Union County. Marker is at the intersection of West Ninth Avenue (County Route 619) and Chestnut Street (County Route 625), on the left when traveling east on West Ninth Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 West Ninth Avenue, Roselle NJ 07203, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Here the British Turned (approx. 1.3 miles away); Crane Farm and Village Home Site
Ninth Avenue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 18, 2008
2. Ninth Avenue Marker
The Abraham Clark House can be seen behind the marker.
(approx. 2.2 miles away); Crane’s Mills (approx. 2.3 miles away); Kenilworth 9/11 Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); Kenilworth Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); Spanktown (approx. 2.4 miles away); Horsehead Copper (approx. 2.4 miles away); Liberty Hall (approx. 2.5 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Abraham Clark. Signers of the Declaration of Independence (Submitted on May 18, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. Abraham Clark. History makers of the American Revolution. (Submitted on May 18, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Marker at Abraham Clark House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 18, 2008
3. Marker at Abraham Clark House
Abraham Clark lived his entire life on a farm located near where the marker now stands. His house originally stood a block away from where it does today.
Abraham Clark House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 18, 2008
4. Abraham Clark House
The Abraham Clark House is a museum and serves as the meeting place of the Abraham Clark Chapter S.A.R & D.A.R. of Roselle, NJ.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,379 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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