Elizabeth in Union County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1905 by Elizabethtown Chapter, No. 1, Sons of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1760.
Location. 40° 39.73′ N, 74° 12.904′ W. Marker is in Elizabeth, New Jersey, in Union County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street (New Jersey Route 623) and Rahway Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Broad Street. Marker is in front of the Union County Court House. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 Broad Street, Elizabeth NJ 07201, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Borough Court House (a few steps from this marker); Colonial Church (within shouting distance of this marker); First Presbyterian Church of Elizabeth (within shouting distance of this marker); Elizabeth Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Patriotic Dead (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Presbyterian Church Burial Grounds and Elizabethtown Academy (about 500 feet away); First Site of Princeton University (about 500 feet away); Old Academy (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elizabeth.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 5, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,760 times since then and 50 times this year. It was the Marker of the Week April 20, 2008. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 5, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 3, 4. submitted on April 6, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 5, 6. submitted on April 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.