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

Trinity “Old Swedes” Church

 
 
Trinity "Old Swedes" Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2014
1. Trinity "Old Swedes" Church Marker
Inscription. To commemorate the 300th anniversary of Trinity "Old Swedes" Church and the visit of Her Royal Highness, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, April 4, 2003
 
Location. 39° 45.018′ N, 75° 18.432′ W. Marker is in Swedesboro, New Jersey, in Gloucester County. Marker is on Kings Highway. Touch for map. The marker is located in Trinity Square. Marker is in this post office area: Swedesboro NJ 08085, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Trinity Church (within shouting distance of this marker); First Swedish Church (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Trinity Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Skirmish at Swedesboro (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stratton Hall (approx. mile away); Bodo Otto (approx. 4.4 miles away); C. A. Nothnagle Log House (approx. 5.2 miles away); “Death of the Fox” (approx. 6.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Swedesboro.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Trinity "Old Swedes" Church Chronology image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2014
2. Trinity "Old Swedes" Church Chronology
Founded c. 1703, "Trinity Church at Rackoon" was the first Swedish Church in New Jersey and the third in America.
Trinity "Old Swedes" Church Markers image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2014
3. Trinity "Old Swedes" Church Markers
Trinity "Old Swedes" Church image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2014
4. Trinity "Old Swedes" Church
In Honor of the Homan Family (1642) and the Shoemaker Family (1765)
Trinity Square sign image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2014
5. Trinity Square sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 6, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 223 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 6, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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