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Trenton in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Daniel Budd Bodine

 
 
Daniel Budd Bodine Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, circa January 2008
1. Daniel Budd Bodine Marker
Inscription. Born April 16, 1814, in Tuckerton, NJ.

He operated country general stores throughout Burlington and Monmouth Counties before moving to Trenton.

He served as Chancery Court clerk of New Jersey from 1851 to 1856 and served as mayor of Trenton from 1877 to 1879.

He was part-owner of several lumber and coal businesses, including Grant & Bodine and Bodine & Bullus (both were on Perry Street near the canal feeder). He helped found the State Street Methodist Church, serving as the superintendent of its Sunday school and as a trustee.

He was a director of the Trenton Banking Co. from 1874 to 1881.

Died Aug. 18, 1881, at his home at 109 E. State St.
 
Erected 1992.
 
Location. Marker has been confirmed missing. It was likely located near 40° 13.195′ N, 74° 45.345′ W. Marker was in Trenton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker could be reached from South Clinton Avenue near Barlow Street. Click for map. This marker is the sixteenth of seventeen markers on individual grave sites in Mercer Cemetery which is located on South Clinton Avenue between Magowan and Barlow Streets. Marker was in this post office area: Trenton NJ 08609, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within
Site of Daniel Budd Bodine Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, circa March 2008
2. Site of Daniel Budd Bodine Marker
This marker's pedestal was destroyed but the actual marker was recovered and moved to the Trentoniana Room of the Trenton Public Library for safe keeping.
walking distance of this location. Capt. Joseph A. Yard (here, next to this marker but has been reported missing); Dr. John Manners (a few steps from this marker); Ira Wells Wood (within shouting distance of this marker); Mercer Cemetery at Trenton (within shouting distance of this marker); William Young (within shouting distance of this marker); Capt. James Olden Paxson (within shouting distance of this marker); William R. McKean (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); William Borrow (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Trenton.
 
More about this marker. This marker is towards the center of the cemetery closer to South Clinton Avenue.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesNotable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 874 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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