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Swedesboro in Gloucester County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Trinity Church

Protestant Episcopal Swedesboro N.J,

 
 
Trinity Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2014
1. Trinity Church Marker
Inscription. Founded by the Swedes before 1700. First Church built 1703. Present Church built 1784. Admitted to the Convention 1792.
 
Location. 39° 45.018′ N, 75° 18.414′ W. Marker is in Swedesboro, New Jersey, in Gloucester County. Marker is on Kings Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Swedesboro NJ 08085, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Swedish Church (here, next to this marker); Trinity "Old Swedes" Church (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Trinity Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Skirmish at Swedesboro (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stratton Hall (approx. mile away); Bodo Otto (approx. 4.4 miles away); C. A. Nothnagle Log House (approx. 5.2 miles away); “Death of the Fox” (approx. 6.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Swedesboro.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Trinity Church image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2014
2. Trinity Church
Trinity Church image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2014
3. Trinity Church
Brig. Gen. Louis H. Carpenter, Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 30, 2000
4. Brig. Gen. Louis H. Carpenter, Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient
Louis H. Carpenter is buried in the Trinity Churchyard Cemetery. His grave GPS coordinates are N39.7524 W75.3082. He was awarded the CMOH for action during the Indian Campaigns in 1868.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 173 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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