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A history of the Somers Mansion

by Herbert N Moffett

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Published by Atlantic County Historical Society in [Somers Point, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Somers Mansion, Somers Point, N. J,
  • Somers family (John Somers, 1640?-1723?)

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statementby Herbert N. Moffett and Lewis D. Cook.
    ContributionsCook, Lewis D., Atlantic County Historical Society.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF144.S57 M6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6473417M
    LC Control Number44028729
    OCLC/WorldCa2958301

    The mansion stayed in the Somers family until To this day, Somers Mansion remains open for guests and visitors. Somers Point was also the birthplace of John’s great grandson, Richard Somers, Born on Septem , Richard Somers was an officer for the U.S. Navy, who first served in the West Indies during the Quasi-War with France.   Beecham House is not based on a true story. At least, the character of John Beecham did not exist, and nor did his interfering mother Henrietta, nor .

      Suzanne Somers Explains How ThighMaster Squeezed Its Way Into Infomercial History The iconic actress and entrepreneur joins forces with TV workout legends for a .   The mysterious killings of a mining heiress and her night nurse became a media sensation. The mansion where they died remains one of Duluth's most popular tourist spots. Go .

      Publisher’s Weekly said Susan Wise Bauer’s book, The History of the Ancient World: From the Earliest Accounts to the Fall of Rome, “guides readers on a . The Davis Family lands in Stafford, CT are much today as they were in Tucked away on top of what locals refer to as "Somers Mountain," the area is really a rough-hewn plateau situated between Rattlesnake Hill and Bald Mountain, just a mile or so south of the Massachusetts line.


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During the first two centuries of the Saxon conquest, Somerset was a borderland between.