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New Brunswick in Middlesex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Christ Church Parish

 
 
Christ Church Parish Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 7, 2016
1. Christ Church Parish Marker
Inscription. Christ Church Parish was organized in 1742 through the efforts of the Society for the Propacation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts-Samuel Seabury First Bishop in America 1754 Rector 1757-Abraham Beach active in the organization of the Episcopal Church in America 1767 Rector 1784. John Croes First Bishop of New Jersey 1801 Rector 1832.

Here July 6, 1785, was organized the Diocese of New Jersey-on the One Hundred and Fiftieth anniversary of this event, this tablet is erected by the Society of Colonial Was in the State of New Jersey 1935.
 
Location. 40° 29.75′ N, 74° 26.571′ W. Marker is in New Brunswick, New Jersey, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Paterson Street. Touch for map. This marker is on the side wall of the Christ Church Tower. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5 Paterson Street, New Brunswick NJ 08901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Christ Church (here, next to this marker); Brigadier General Anthony Walton White grave marker (here, next to this marker); Route Taken by Washington (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); New Brunswick Inn Site (about 400 feet away); New Brunswick

Christ Church Tower image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 7, 2016
2. Christ Church Tower
(about 700 feet away); College Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); SSgt. Frank Z. Molnar (approx. 0.2 miles away); New Brunswick Civil War Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Brunswick.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
Christ Church Tower image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 7, 2016
3. Christ Church Tower
Christ Church Tower Plaque (circa 1745) image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 7, 2016
4. Christ Church Tower Plaque (circa 1745)
Christ Church Memorial Garden image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 7, 2016
5. Christ Church Memorial Garden
Christ Church Cemetery Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 7, 2016
6. Christ Church Cemetery Entrance
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 18, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 111 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 18, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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