The 1762 Proprietary House was the home of William Franklin, son of Benjamin Franklin, New Jersey’s last royal Governor from 1762 to 1777. It is said to be haunted by ghosts of a Revolutionary War soldier, a woman who stands in the dining room window, and a little boy in blue who once let in a delivery man and led him to the third floor.
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- 139--151 Kearny Ave.
Perth Amboy, New Jersey
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- 40.50357020000001, -74.26889110000002
- Middlesex County, New Jersey
- Nearest Towns:
- Perth Amboy, NJ (0.3 mi.)
South Amboy, NJ (2.1 mi.)
Fords, NJ (3.0 mi.)
Sewaren, NJ (3.4 mi.)
Laurence Harbor, NJ (3.4 mi.)
Woodbridge, NJ (3.8 mi.)
Madison Park, NJ (4.1 mi.)
Sayreville Junction, NJ (4.2 mi.)
Port Reading, NJ (4.3 mi.)
Cliffwood Beach, NJ (5.1 mi.)
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