Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Jersey City in Hudson County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Rt. Rev. Msgr. Roger A. McGinley

Priest and Patriot

 
 
Rt. Rev. Msgr. Roger A. McGinley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 11, 2010
1. Rt. Rev. Msgr. Roger A. McGinley Marker


Inscription.
In grateful memory of
Right Reverend Monsignor Roger A. McGinley
Priest and Patriot

who by teaching and example raised the level of citizenship in our city, and by founding Saint Aedanís Parish in 1912, serving as its pastor for twenty-four years, and erecting magnificent parochial buildings, enhanced the dignity
and beauty of the neighborhood,
this section has been designated by the
commissioners of Jersey City
as
McGinley Square

 
Location. 40° 43.522′ N, 74° 4.063′ W. Marker is in Jersey City, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Marker is at the intersection of Montgomery Street and Bergen Avenue, on the left when traveling east on Montgomery Street. Touch for map. Marker is located at McGinley Square. Marker is in this post office area: Jersey City NJ 07306, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S.S. Maine Memorial (here, next to this marker); Jane Tuers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Bergen Church (about 600 feet away); Peter Stuyvesant (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mystic Lincoln (approx. half a mile away); Jack Roosevelt Robinson
Jersey City Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 11, 2010
2. Jersey City Marker
(approx. half a mile away); Newkirk House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lincoln Park (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jersey City.
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Markers at McGinley Square image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 11, 2010
3. Markers at McGinley Square
Two markers are found here at McGinley Square. The back of a monument for the U.S.S. Maine can be seen behind the McGinley marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 602 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 11, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
Paid Advertisement