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Woodbridge in Middlesex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Revolutionary Soldiers and Patriots of Woodbridge

1776 1927

 
 
Revolutionary Soldiers and Patriots Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 24, 2008
1. Revolutionary Soldiers and Patriots Marker
Inscription.  
In memory of the Revolutionary soldiers and patriots of Woodbridge, New Jersey

Placed by
Janet Gage Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution

 
Erected 1927 by Daughters of the American Revolution, Janet Gage Chapter.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 40° 33.759′ N, 74° 16.395′ W. Marker is in Woodbridge, New Jersey, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Rahway Avenue near Trinity Lane, on the left when traveling south. Marker is in the cemetery of the First Presbyterian Church. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 600 Rahway Avenue, Woodbridge NJ 07095, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Presbyterian Church Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Trinity Episcopal Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Trinity Church (about 300
Marker in First Presbyterian Churchyard image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 24, 2008
2. Marker in First Presbyterian Churchyard
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feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Trinity Episcopal Church (about 300 feet away); First Presbyterian Church (about 300 feet away); First Presbyterian Church of Woodbridge (about 400 feet away); Aaron Dunn Homestead/Jost-Keating House (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named First Presbyterian Church (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Woodbridge.
 
Marker and Flagpole image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 24, 2008
3. Marker and Flagpole
Grave of Gen. Nathaniel Heard image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 24, 2008
4. Grave of Gen. Nathaniel Heard
One of the many Revolutionary War soldiers buried here is Gen. Nathaniel Heard, best known for arresting Royal Governor William Franklin.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,791 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 25, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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