Madison in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
1751 ---- 1836
Madison, CT. & N.J.
[ Back of Monument: ]
From ‘Bottle Hill’ to ‘Madison’ in
1834. This monument is hereby
presented through the generosity
of the Mayor and Council, the
citizens of Madison and friends of
the community on this 2nd day of
Mayor John J. Dunne, Chairman
Catherine A. Coultas
Roberta M. Dunne
Joseph Falco, Jr.
Laurence G. Taber
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #04 James Madison series list. A significant historical month for this entry is November 2003.
Location. 40° 45.518′ N, 74° 24.907′ W. Marker is in Madison, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (New Jersey Route 124) and Waverly Place, on the right when travelingTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Madison NJ 07940, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Former James Library (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bethel A.M.E. Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sayre Homestead (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bottle Hill Tavern (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Presbyterian Church of Chatham Township (approx. 0.4 miles away); Miller's Station (approx. half a mile away); Mead Hall (approx. 0.6 miles away); Francis Asbury (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
More about this marker. Monument consists of a grante base topped by a bust of James Madison.
Also see . . . James Madison. Biography of James Madison from the White House website. (Submitted on July 24, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 25, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 24, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 941 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 24, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 6. submitted on May 23, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.