Poet Grave

Poet Grave (HM1G1E)

Location: Matawan, NJ 07747 Monmouth County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 23.467', W 74° 14.085'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 460 views
Inscription
Philip Freneau
Died
Dec. 18th
1832

Aged 80 years
11 months and
16 days

He was a native of
New York
but for many years
a resident of
Philadelphia
and New Jersey.
His upright and
benevolent character
is in the memory of
many and will remain
when this inscription
is no longer legible.

Heaven lifts its everlasting
portal high,
and bids the pure in heart
behold their God.

( Back of Monument : )
AGNES

Relict of
Peter Freneau,
Mother of
Philip Freneau,
and late widow of
James Kearney.

Died Oct. 18th
1817
the 91st year
of her age.
Details
HM NumberHM1G1E
Tags
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 9:45am PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 564947 N 4471449
Decimal Degrees40.39111667, -74.23475000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 23.467', W 74° 14.085'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 23' 28.0200" N, 74° 14' 5.1000" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)609, 732, 848
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 39-51 Poet Dr, Matawan NJ 07747, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. What year was the marker erected?
  9. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  10. This marker needs at least one picture.
  11. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  12. Is the marker in the median?