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Adam Miller House, Boonton NJ
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat
N 40° 55.705 W 074° 26.689
18T E 546742 N 4530959
Quick Description: The Adam Miller House was built in 1767
Location: New Jersey, United States
Date Posted: 11/6/2008 5:01:01 PM
Waymark Code: WM53W1
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 22

Marker Name: Adam Miller House

Marker Type: Local? Unofficial

Marker text:
This Dutch-influenced stone farm house, originally built on a 350 acre tract, belonged to Adam Miller. Miller, a Quaker, freed his slaves in 1776, the first person in Morris County to do so. The house later served as Pequannock Township's poorhouse from 1824 to 1837. An addition was built during the nineteenth century.

Dedication Date: 01/01/1976

City: Boonton Township

County: Morris

Group responsible for placement: Morris County Heritage Commission

Web Link: [Web Link]

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