House on Mercer Avenue
Plainfield is a town in northeastern New Jersey. It is sometimes referred to by its nickname, "the Queen City."

It was established in 1684 by Quaker settlers, but was only officially incorporated as a town in 1869.

Today, Plainfield is known for its music influence, education, and houses - many of which are historic or unique in design and structure.

People Born in Plainfield

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Plainfield in People's Lives

George Washington: During the Battle of Short Hills in June of 1777 during the Revolutionary War, I stayed at the Nathaniel Drake House in this town, using the home as my temporary military headquarters.

Liam NeesonI traveled here in 2003 to film scenes of the movie Kinsey

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