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

Joseph Hewes

 
 
Joseph Hewes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 3, 2013
1. Joseph Hewes Marker
Inscription.
Born here, 1730, he later
moved to North Carolina.
He signed the Declaration
of Independence for that
state in 1776.

 
Erected by State of New Jersey.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
 
Location. 40° 22.019′ N, 74° 38.465′ W. Marker is in Princeton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is on Snowden Lane north of Maybury Hill Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 346 Snowden Lane, Princeton NJ 08540, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Maybury Hill (a few steps from this marker); Kingston Revolutionary War Soldiers (approx. 1.4 miles away); Aaron Burr (approx. 1.4 miles away); Rev. John Witherspoon (approx. 1.4 miles away); Washington’s Route from Princeton to Morristown (approx. 1.4 miles away); Betsey Stockton (approx. 1.4 miles away); Bainbridge House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Kingston Presbyterian Church (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Princeton.
 
Also see . . .  Biography of Jeseph Hewes from ColonialHall.com.
Joseph Hewes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 3, 2013
2. Joseph Hewes Marker
(Submitted on April 3, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Marker at Maybury Hill image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 3, 2013
3. Marker at Maybury Hill
The house in which Joseph Hewes was born can be seen on the right.
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By Bill Coughlin, April 3, 2013
4. Marker in Princeton
Joseph Hewes image. Click for full size.
from Wikipedia
5. Joseph Hewes
Maybury Hill image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 3, 2013
6. Maybury Hill
Joseph Hewes' birth house is located near the marker. It is currently a private residence.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 3, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 289 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 3, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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