Paramus in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
George Washington Kneeling in Prayer
Kneeling in Prayer
Erected in Commemoration
1939 - 1989
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion • Patriots & Patriotism. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1939.
Location. 40° 56.508′ N, 74° 5.504′ W. Marker is in Paramus, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is at the intersection of Paramus Road and West Century Road, on the right when traveling north on Paramus Road. Located in George Washington Memorial Park Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Paramus NJ 07652, 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. Terhune-Gardner House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dunkerhook Road (approx. half a mile away); Naugle HouseTerhune-Van Dien House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Stephen T. Zabriskie House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Rutan-Terhune-Bidwell House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Tower and Water Wheel of Easton Gardens (approx. 1.2 miles away); Red Mill Paramus (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paramus.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 29, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 2,649 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 29, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.