Bridget Lockman Smith
Women’s Heritage Trail
“…To my Sister May you ever be happy Live at your ease Have a good husband And do as you please. From your brother, John Smith, Mine Hill Dec. 31, 1884”-
Autograph book “Galaxy Album”, a Christmas present to Miss Mame (Mary) Smith, daughter of
(Inscription in the boxes on the left)
#1 Bridget Lockman Smith is on the New Jersey Women’s Heritage Trail because as an Iron Miner’s widow she played as essential role in domesticity and integral place raising her children as a single mother, keeping the hearth fires burning after losing her husband in a mining accident.
#2 The New Jersey Women’s Heritage Trail highlights a collection of historic sites located around the state that represent the significant contributions women made to the history of our state. The Heritage Trail brings to life the vital role of women in New Jersey’s past and present.
Erected by Department of Community Affairs New Jersey Historic Trust-Department of Environmental Protection Historic Preservation Office.
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey Women’s Heritage Trail marker series.
Location. 40° 52.428′ N, 74° 35.796′ W. Marker is in Mine Hill, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Randolph Ave.. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 124 Randolph Ave (NJ 640), Mine Hill NJ 07803, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bridget Smith House (here, next to
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers • Women •
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