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

Grant House

 
 
Grant House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, August 1, 2010
1. Grant House Marker
Inscription. Home of General Ulysses S. Grant's family during the last days of the Civil War. Visited by Grant on the day of Lincoln's death.
 
Location. 40° 4.644′ N, 74° 51.629′ W. Marker is in Burlington, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is on Wood Street 0.1 miles north of West Broad Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Burlington NJ 08016, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Office of the Council of Proprietors and the Surveyor General (within shouting distance of this marker); Old St. Mary’s (within shouting distance of this marker); Founding of St. Mary’s Parish (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); New St. Mary’s (about 300 feet away); Ockanickon (about 400 feet away); Free Library (about 600 feet away); Center of Arts and Culture (approx. 0.2 miles away); Birthplaces (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burlington.
 
Also see . . .
1. Library of Congress - Historic American Buildings Survey. (Submitted on August 1, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey.)
2. Ulysses S Grant. (Submitted on August 1, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, US Civil
 
Grant House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 18, 2010
2. Grant House and Marker
Grant House image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, August 1, 2010
3. Grant House
Grant House Sign image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, August 1, 2010
4. Grant House Sign
Home of Gen. U. S. Grant during period of Civil War Built 1856
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 1, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 783 times since then and 34 times this year. Last updated on August 5, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. Photos:   1. submitted on August 1, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey.   2. submitted on September 19, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3, 4. submitted on August 1, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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