Frenchtown (HMB5M)

Location: Frenchtown, NJ 08825 Hunterdon County
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N 40° 31.437', W 75° 3.222'

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Town takes its name from the many French families that followed Paul Henri Mallet-Prevost, a Swiss refugee from the French Revolution who moved here in 1794.

Called "Sunbeam" in 1759. Later Sherrard's Ferry. Present name for Prevost family, refugees from the French Revolution.
HM NumberHMB5M
Series This marker is part of the New Jersey: Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission series
Placed ByHunterdon County Cultural And Heritage Commission & State of NJ
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 6:10am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 495451 N 4485914
Decimal Degrees40.52395000, -75.05370000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 31.437', W 75° 3.222'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 31' 26.22" N, 75° 3' 13.32" W
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Area Code(s)908
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 70 Kingwood Ave, Frenchtown NJ 08825, US
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