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Home of Thomas Anderson

 
 
Home of Thomas Anderson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 31, 2008
1. Home of Thomas Anderson Marker
Inscription.
Admitted to New Jersey Bar as Counsellor 1765.
Appointed first Surrogate of Sussex County by Royal Governor William Franklin, 1768
Office held by reappointment until death 1805.
Acting Clerk of Sussex County 1770-1777.
Assistant Deputy Quartermaster General during Revolutionary War.

Placed by Society Daughters of Colonial Wars
in the state of New Jersey, 1958

 
Erected 1958 by Society Daughters of Colonial Wars in the state of New Jersey.
 
Location. 41° 3.423′ N, 74° 45.218′ W. Marker is in Newton, New Jersey, in Sussex County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 206), on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 62 Main Street, Newton NJ 07860, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Washington Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); The Hill Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Newton Burial Ground (within shouting distance of this marker); Defenders of the Union (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Newton Green
Marker on Main Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 31, 2008
2. Marker on Main Street
The marker is located to the left of the front door of the house on 62 Main Street.
(about 500 feet away); Sussex County (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Newton Green (about 600 feet away); Sussex County Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Newton.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable BuildingsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Thomas Anderson House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 31, 2008
3. Thomas Anderson House
The home of Thomas Anderson is located one block south of the Sussex County Courthouse and Green in Newton.
 
 
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