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

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Camden is the county seat for Camden County
Haddonfield is in Camden County
      Camden County (115)  
      Atlantic County (276)  
      Burlington County (322)  
      Gloucester County (55)  
      Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania (1209)  
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1New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — Alfred Eastlack DriscollLawyer, Administrator, Statesman
Exponent of the Business of Government. Distinguished Citizen-Educated in the Haddenfield Public Schools, Williams College, Harvard University-with an imposing record of the achievement as a Public Servant in his Community, State, and Nation. . . . Map (db m79615) HM
2New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — Guard House
. . . Map (db m29233) HM
3New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — Hadrosaurus Foulkii
In a marl pit on the John E. Hopkins farm in October 1858, the world’s first nearly complete dinosaur skeleton was unearthed by William Parker Foulke. The find was adjacent to this point. This was also the first dinosaur skeleton to ever be mounted. . . . Map (db m29239) HM
4New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — Hadrosaurus foulkii
John Giannotti, Sculptor Dedicated October 18, 2003 Commemorates the Historic Discovery by William Parker Foulke Haddonfield, N.J. 1858Map (db m29240) HM
5New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — Hessian Army during the Revolutionary War
During the Revolutionary War the Hessian Army was encamped on these grounds before and after the battle of Red Bank, fought October 22, 1777, near Fort Mercer on the Delaware River, where it met defeat. The officers occupied the houses on the west . . . Map (db m79614) WM
6New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — Historic Haddonfield
Oct. 21, 1777, Col. von Donop camped here before the Battle of Red Bank. Gen. Wayne and Col. Ellis foraged nearby in Feb., 1778, but left on the approach of Maj. Simcoe. June, 1778, the British under Clinton and Knyphausen camped here en route to . . . Map (db m189466) HM
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7New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — In Memory of Elizabeth Haddon
In Memory of Elizabeth Haddon. Daughter of John Haddon of London. Wife of John Estaugh. She was Founder and Proprietor of Haddonfield N.J. Born 1680- Emigrated 1701. Married 1702 Died 1762. Buried near this tablet. Originator of the . . . Map (db m171424) HM
8New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — Indian King Tavern1750 - 1990
Within this building then a tavern-house, the Council of Safety for New Jersey was organized March 18th 1777.   Herein also, in September of the same year the Legislature unanimously resolved that thereafter the word “state” should be . . . Map (db m29230) HM
9New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — Indian King Tavern State Historic Site (NR)Crossroads of the American Revolution National Heritage Area
In late 1776, the British Army invaded northern New Jersey. The New Jersey Legislature fled south to Haddonfield. In May 1777, Hugh Creighton, keeper of the Indian King Tavern, purchased the dwelling in which the New Jersey Assembly had rented a . . . Map (db m74234) HM
10New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — Jonas Cattell1758     1849
With four cannon and 1600 Hessian troops, Count von Donop camped 300 yards east of here en route to Fort Mercer at Red Bank. A prisoner that night, Jonas Cattell, 18 years old, was released when the enemy moved out before daylight. He ran to warn . . . Map (db m29293) HM
11New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — King’s Road / Chew’s Landing Road
King’s Road → Laid out in 1681 over a portion of the trail of the Lenni Lenape Indians running from Perth Amboy to Salem. --------------- Chew’s Landing Road ← Used by the early New Jersey colonists. --------------- This stone . . . Map (db m120868) HM
12New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — New Jersey Building
New Jersey Building at Centennial Exposition of 1876 was re-erected and stood on this site from 1877 until about 1900Map (db m29420) HM
13New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — Old Grove School1809     1959
The Old Grove School stood on this site.It was deeded by William E. Hopkins from land which came down through the family from Elizabeth Haddon and here the Grove School was built. Mr. Hopkins wanted all the children of the village to have . . . Map (db m29298) HM
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14New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — Reeves-Glover HouseNo. 232 Kings Highway East — Circa 1813 —
The east half of this house was built by the Alexanders in 1813, on the site of an earlier frame house owned by Lydia Bates. Subsequent owners were Benjamin Cooper and Samuel M. Reeves. The west half of the home was added by the later owner in 1835. . . . Map (db m29297) HM
15New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — The Hadrosaurus foulkii Sculpture
Commemorates the Historic Discovery by William Parker Foulke in Haddonfield, New Jersey, 1858 Historic Fossil The 1858 find was the most complete dinosaur skeleton unearthed anywhere in the world up until that time. It was the first that . . . Map (db m114425) HM
16New Jersey (Camden County), Haddonfield — Ye Kings Highway
This street was laid and surveyed in 1681 by order of the representative of the King of England and called Ye Kings HighwayMap (db m114426) HM
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Dec. 1, 2022