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Mount Holly in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Girard House

 
 
Girard House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 18, 2010
1. Girard House Marker
Inscription.
Stephen Girard lived here
1777-78. He later became
prominent as a merchant
shipowner, financier and
philanthropist.

[ Second Marker: ]
Stephen and Mary Lum Girard
resided and operated a retail
store here during the
American Revolution

 
Erected 1964 by State of New Jersey.
 
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 39° 59.708′ N, 74° 46.961′ W. Marker was in Mount Holly, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker was on Mill Street (County Route 537), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker was at or near this postal address: 211 Mill Street, Mount Holly NJ 08060, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. History Millstone Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fire Company (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Woolman’s Tailor Shop & 2nd Friends Meeting House (approx. ¼ mile away); William Calvert’s Hardware Store (approx. 0.3 miles away); House of John R. Slack (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cannon Made in Mount Holly (approx. 0.3 miles away); Historic Burlington County Court House
Second Girard House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 18, 2010
2. Second Girard House Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Historic Burlington County Prison Museum (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Holly.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Markers at 211 Mill Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 18, 2010
3. Markers at 211 Mill Street
Mount Holly Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 18, 2010
4. Mount Holly Marker
Girard House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 18, 2010
5. Girard House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 603 times since then and 31 times this year. Last updated on May 12, 2018, by Kevin Vincent of Arlington, Virginia. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 18, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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