“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Cranbury, New Jersey

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New Brunswick is the county seat for Middlesex County
Cranbury is in Middlesex County
      Middlesex County (255)  
      Mercer County (290)  
      Monmouth County (249)  
      Somerset County (164)  
      Union County (117)  
      Richmond County, New York (166)  
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1New Jersey (Middlesex County), Cranbury — Cranberry Mills
This gristmill stone commemorates Cranberry Mills, the first industry in Cranbury - erected by Thomas Grubbs in 1737, on the south side of Cranbury Brook. The village, was once called Cranberry or Cranberry Town, changed its name to Cranbury late in . . . Map (db m36117) HM
2New Jersey (Middlesex County), Cranbury — Parsonage Barn
This circa 1741 barn is the oldest in Cranbury and one of the oldest in New Jersey. It is a significant example of barn construction of the 18th century with its beams being hand hewn from white oak. Originally part of the Parsonage Plantation of . . . Map (db m93829) HM
3New Jersey (Middlesex County), Cranbury — Site of Encampment
Site of encampment of Washington and his troops June 26, 1778Map (db m36080) HM
4New Jersey (Middlesex County), Cranbury — Site of House of Dr. Hezekiah StitesB. 1726 –D.1796
On June 26, 1778, Gen. George Washington met here with Col. Alexander Hamilton and Gen. Lafayette to plan what was to become the Battle of Monmouth.Map (db m93841) WM
5New Jersey (Middlesex County), Cranbury — The Cranbury Dam
The dam, constructed in the 1800's with rebuilding and repairs through the late 19th century, diverted the Cranbury Brook in order to supply power to the local grist and saw mills. Local sewer construction in the 1977 unearthed and partially . . . Map (db m36399) HM
6New Jersey (Middlesex County), Cranbury — 238 — The First Presbyterian Church and CemeteryAmerican Presbyterian and Reformed Historical Site
Civil War MonumentThe Civil War Soldiers Monument in this cemetery, located behind the church building complex, is one of New Jersey’s earliest Civil War monuments. On June 3, 1865, Reverend Joseph Gaston Symmes of the First Presbyterian Church . . . Map (db m122264) HM WM
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7New Jersey (Middlesex County), Cranbury — The Second Presbyterian Church of Cranbury
The Sexton's House The adjacent private home located at 3 Westminster Place was constructed in 1840 as the home of the Sexton of the Church. As with most historic homes in Cranbury, this house has been modified since its original . . . Map (db m95880) HM
8New Jersey (Middlesex County), Cranbury — Todd Beamer
This building is named in honor of Todd Beamer By act of congress P.L. 107-129 January 16, 2002Map (db m36075) HM
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Sep. 27, 2022