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Medford in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Methodist Cemetery

 
 
The Methodist Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 17, 2011
1. The Methodist Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
Burials are thought to have
started here in the 1820ís.
The earliest legible date is
1836. Old area family names
include Braddock, Prickett,
Riley, Kirby and Stackhouse.

 
Erected by Medford Historic Advisory Board. (Marker Number 49.)
 
Location. 39° 54.062′ N, 74° 49.224′ W. Marker is in Medford, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is at the intersection of Branch Street and Filbert Street, on the right when traveling east on Branch Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Medford NJ 08055, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Oldest House on Branch Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Filbert Street School (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Stacy Prickett House (about 400 feet away); Milton Allenís School (about 400 feet away); First House on Filbert Street (about 400 feet away); A Sears Roebuck House (about 500 feet away); First House on Bank Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Dr. George Haines House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Medford.
 
Also see . . .  Historic Sites in Medford, NJ. West
Marker on Branch Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 17, 2011
2. Marker on Branch Street
Jersey History Project website. (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
The Methodist Church in Medford image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 17, 2011
3. The Methodist Church in Medford
The Cemetery marker can be seen here to the left of the church.
Graves in the Methodist Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 17, 2011
4. Graves in the Methodist Cemetery
Prickitt Family Graves image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 17, 2011
5. Prickitt Family Graves
As stated on the marker, the Prickitt's are one of Medford's earliest families.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 300 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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