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

Adam Miller House

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By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
1. Adam Miller House Marker
Inscription. Built by Adam Miller, Quaker, who was first to free slaves in Morris County. Poorhouse for Pequannock Township 1824-1837. Addition built in nineteenth century.
 
Erected by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Location. 40° 55.698′ N, 74° 26.688′ W. Marker is in Boonton, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is at the intersection of Farber Hill Road and Rockaway Valley Road on Farber Hill Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Boonton NJ 07005, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rockaway Valley United Methodist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dixon Homestead (approx. half a mile away); General James H. Doolittle (approx. 0.9 miles away); Boonton Township 9/11 Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Boonton Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Morris Canal (approx. 1.1 miles away); E.C. Peer & Sons Store (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named Morris Canal (approx. 2 miles away).
 
Categories. African AmericansCharity & Public WorkColonial Era
 
Adam Miller House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
2. Adam Miller House Marker
Adam Miller House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
3. Adam Miller House Marker
Adam Miller House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
4. Adam Miller House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 2, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 194 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 2, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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