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Hamilton Township in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Isaac Pearson House

Built 1773

 
 
Isaac Pearson House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Deb Hartshorn, October 3, 2010
1. Isaac Pearson House Marker
Inscription.  Elected Nottingham Tax Collector in 1763, Isaac Pearson later served as a justice of the peace, freeholder, township clerk and delegate to the NJ Provincial Congress. Two days later after the Battle of Trenton, in 1776, Isaac Pearson was murdered. Some accounts say he was murdered during a robbery; others say he was murdered for not fully supporting the cause of independence...
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraGovernment & PoliticsWar, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1763.
 
Location. 40° 11.143′ N, 74° 42.732′ W. Marker is in Hamilton Township, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is at the intersection of Hobson Avenue and Emeline Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Hobson Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Trenton NJ 08610, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Watson House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Isaac Watson House (approx. 0.9 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away); Franklin Carr (approx. 2.4 miles away); The Crosswicks Creek "Trestle Vessel"
Isaac Pearson House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Deb Hartshorn, October 3, 2010
2. Isaac Pearson House Marker
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(approx. 2.4 miles away); Riverview Cemetery (approx. 2½ miles away); Bordentown Military Institute (approx. 2½ miles away); a different marker also named Bordentown Military Institute (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hamilton Township.
 
Southeast side of Isaac Pearson House image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Deb Hartshorn, October 3, 2010
3. Southeast side of Isaac Pearson House
Northwest side of Isaac Pearson House image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Deb Hartshorn, October 3, 2010
4. Northwest side of Isaac Pearson House
Rear of Isaac Pearson House image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Deb Hartshorn, October 3, 2010
5. Rear of Isaac Pearson House
1773 image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Deb Hartshorn, October 3, 2010
6. 1773
Isaac Pearson House - Built 1773 - Historic Site image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Deb Hartshorn, October 3, 2010
7. Isaac Pearson House - Built 1773 - Historic Site
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 3, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,251 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on October 3, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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May. 23, 2022