Elizabeth in Union County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Property of John Ogden 1680
Jonathan Belcher 1751 – 1757
Wedding of Catherine Peartree Smith
to Elisha Boudinot held here 1778.
Attended by Lafayette and
Alexander Hamilton. Home of Governor Aaron Ogden, descendant
of original settler 1812.
Location. 40° 39.791′ N, 74° 12.547′ W. Marker is in Elizabeth, New Jersey, in Union County. Marker is on E Jersey Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is on the front of the Belcher-Ogden Mansion. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1046 E Jersey Street, Elizabeth NJ 07201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Belcher-Ogden Mansion (a few steps from this marker); The Nathaniel Bonnell House 1682 (within shouting distance of this marker); Boxwood Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); General Winfield Scott (about 600 feet away); Seven Astronauts (about 600 feet away); Washington’s Inaugural Bicentennial (about 700 feet away); Colonial Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old Academy (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elizabeth.
Also see . . . Belcher-Ogden Mansion. (Submitted on March 6, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 6, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 640 times since then and 107 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 6, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.