“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Swedesboro in Gloucester County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Stratton Hall

Stratton Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
1. Stratton Hall Marker
The marker isn't particularly remarkable. Like many of this style in New Jersey, it will probably be unreadable in a few years.
Inscription. Charles C. Stratton was borne here, March 6, 1796. He was the first New Jersey governor elected by the people, 1845.
Erected by Gloucester County Historical Commission.
Location. 39° 45.133′ N, 75° 18.183′ W. Marker is in Swedesboro, New Jersey, in Gloucester County. Marker is at the intersection of Kings Highway and Paulsboro-Swedesboro Road on Kings Highway. Touch for map. Across from a gas station. Marker is in this post office area: Swedesboro NJ 08085, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Trinity Church (approx. ¼ mile away); First Swedish Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Trinity "Old Swedes" Church (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Trinity Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Skirmish at Swedesboro (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bodo Otto (approx. 4.2 miles away); C. A. Nothnagle Log House (approx. 4.9 miles away); The Seven Stars (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Swedesboro.
Also see . . .  Charles C. Stratton from Wikipedia. (Submitted on December 26, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. Notable Persons
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 16, 2009, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 692 times since then and 4 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on December 16, 2009, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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