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

Lewis Noe Farmstead

Circa 1770

 
 
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By Don Morfe, May 3, 2016
1. Lewis Noe Farmstead Marker
Inscription. While Lewis was serving with General Washington’s army at Valley Forge, PA., Hessian soldiers foraging for food during a blizzard, stayed here overnight. As Phoebe Brant Noe spoke German, they took only a few chickens, sparing her family from starvation.
 
Erected 2011 by Chatham Township Historical Society.
 
Location. 40° 43.774′ N, 74° 24.803′ W. Marker is in Chatham, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Southern Blvd.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chatham NJ 07928, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chatham Township WWII Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Price-Baldwin House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mount Vernon School (approx. ¾ mile away); Noe Pond (approx. ¾ mile away); Bey's Boxing Camp (approx. 1.4 miles away); New Providence 9-11 Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Country’s Roll of Honor (approx. 1.6 miles away); First Presbyterian Church of Chatham Township (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chatham.
 
Categories. AgricultureColonial EraWar, US Revolutionary
 
Lewis Noe Farmstead image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 3, 2016
2. Lewis Noe Farmstead
Lewis Noe Farmstead image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 3, 2016
3. Lewis Noe Farmstead
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 11, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 122 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 11, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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