Clinton in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
General George W. Taylor
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is May 9, 1862.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clinton NJ 08809, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gen. George W. Taylor (here, next to this marker); Capt. Archd. S. Taylor (within shouting distance of this marker); Four Corners (approx. 0.2 miles away); Minisink Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Clinton Historic District (approx. 0.2 miles away); Town of Clinton, New Jersey (approx. ¼ mile away); The Great Clinton Fire (approx. ¼ mile away); Dunham's Mill (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clinton.
More about this marker. On the left of the marker is a portrait of General Taylor. On the right is a map of the Bull Run battlefield showing the location of Taylor's mortal wounding. A photo in the lower right shows the bridge over Bull Run in its wartime appearance. See "related markers" to see markers in Virginia associated with the battle.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
1. General George W Taylor
General George W Taylor was born at Solitude House in High Bridge New Jersey. According to the 1860 census he was employed as an ironworker with his father's company, Taylor Iron and Steel Company in High Bridge.
— Submitted April 25, 2010, by William Honachefsky Jr of High Bridge/Clinton Twp, New Jersey.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 25, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,489 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 25, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.