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New Hampton in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Major General Daniel Morgan

Commander of the Famed Morgan Rifle Corps

 
 
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By Alan Edelson, April 13, 2009
1. Major General Daniel Morgan Marker
Inscription.  
Born in this Village of New Hampton, Lebanon
Township, NJ in 1736.
Died in Winchester, VA July 6, 1802.
Military Service
French and Indian War
Revolutionary War
Battle of Quebec, Canada Captured 1775
Distinguished himself in the Battle of Saratoga, NY 1777
Victor at the Battle of Cowpens, SC 1781

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, French and IndianWar, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is July 6, 1802.
 
Location. 40° 43.247′ N, 74° 57.714′ W. Marker is in New Hampton, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Musconetcong River Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hampton NJ 08827, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General Daniel Morgan (here, next to this marker); New Hampton (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dusenbery Mansion House (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lenape Village of Pelouesse (approx. ¾ mile away); Hampton (approx. 0.9 miles away); Veterans Park
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By Alan Edelson, April 13, 2009
2. Major General Daniel Morgan Marker
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(approx. one mile away); St. Ann’s Catholic Church (approx. one mile away); Hampton (Incorp. Since 1895) (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Hampton.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Other Historical Markers for Daniel Morgan
 
Also see . . .
1. Daniel Morgan from Wikipedia. (Submitted on April 15, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.)
2. Daniel Morgan from The American Revolution. (Submitted on April 15, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.)
3. Daniel Morgan by Janie B. Cheaney. (Submitted on April 15, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.)
 
General Daniel Morgan image. Click for full size.
By Independence NHP
3. General Daniel Morgan
Portrait from life c. 1794 by Charles Willson Peale.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 15, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 13, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 3,410 times since then and 88 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 13, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.   3. submitted on October 12, 2020, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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