Site of Hopper-Croucher Homestead

Site of Hopper-Croucher Homestead (HM16U3)

Location: Fair Lawn, NJ 07410 Bergen County
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N 40° 56.287', W 74° 7.503'

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One of the last farmsteads in Fair Lawn stood on this site. The house built by Henry A. Hopper in 1855 was razed for road improvement in 1989. He was a Sheriff and Freeholder of Bergen County and served in the State Legislature. In 1919 William M. Croucher, Sr., bought the farm and with his sons, Percy, Clarence and William worked the land as a truck farm until 1953.
Sponsored by James R. Croucher, Sr., 1991
HM NumberHM16U3
Series This marker is part of the New Jersey: Bergen County Historical Society series
Marker Number76
Year Placed1991
Placed ByBergen County Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 7:56pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 573653 N 4532255
Decimal Degrees40.93811667, -74.12505000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 56.287', W 74° 7.503'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 56' 17.22" N, 74° 7' 30.18" W
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Area Code(s)201, 973, 551
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6 Path, Fair Lawn NJ 07410, US
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