Rahway in Union County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Capt. Thomas Clark
Captain of Artillery
in the Continental Army
Fought at the Battle of Princeton
the Revolutionary War from 1776 to 1781
Died May 13, 1789, in his 37th year.
The children of his son Jonathan and of his grandson William Squire Clark commemorate his heroic life.
Erected by Grand children and Great Grand children of Capt. Thomas Clark.
Location. 40° 37.01′ N, 74° 17.095′ W. Marker is in Rahway, New Jersey, in Union County. Marker is on St Georges Avenue (County Route 27), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located in Rahway Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Rahway NJ 07065, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Abraham Clark (a few steps from this marker); Terrill Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Merchants and Drovers Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Rahway (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Washington Tulip Poplar (about 400 feet away); Spanktown Horsehead Copper (approx. ¼ mile away); Devonshire (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rahway.
Regarding Capt. Thomas Clark. Capt. Thomas Clark is one of 42 Revolutionary War soldiers buried in the Rahway Cemetery.
Also see . . . Abraham Clark. (Submitted on May 18, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Notable Persons • War, US Revolutionary •
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