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Hackettstown in Warren County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old Presbyterian Burial Ground

 
 
Old Presbyterian Burial Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 10, 2011
1. Old Presbyterian Burial Ground Marker
Inscription.
Hackettstown, New Jersey
Established 1763

Burial place for earlier settlers
Revolutionary War patriots
and their families

Dedicated 1999

Hackettstown Historical Society
Marker by Cochran Funeral Home

 
Erected 1999 by Hackettstown Historical Society.
 
Location. 40° 51.01′ N, 74° 49.52′ W. Marker is in Hackettstown, New Jersey, in Warren County. Marker is on Main Street (New Jersey Route 46), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 291 Main Street, Hackettstown NJ 07840, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hackettstown Civil War Monument (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hackettstown Vietnam Memorial (approx. mile away); Lt. and Mrs. Robert Wilson (approx. 0.3 miles away); Drakestown (approx. 2.3 miles away); Beattystown Historic District (approx. 2.5 miles away); Washington Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); Schooley's Mountain Historic District (approx. 3.6 miles away); Pioneer Methodist Bishop Francis Asbury (approx. 4.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hackettstown.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Marker in Hackettstown image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 10, 2011
2. Marker in Hackettstown
Old Presbyterian Burial Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 10, 2011
3. Old Presbyterian Burial Ground Marker
Old Presbyterian Burial Ground image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 10, 2011
4. Old Presbyterian Burial Ground
This burial ground, established in 1763, contains more than 200 marked graves. These include Nathanial Foster, who died in 1763 while building the church; Montgomery Reading, who was the grandson of the Royal Governor of West New Jersey; 29 veterans of the Revolutionary War; and 10 veterans of the War of 1812.
Grave of Pvt. John Hockenbury image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 10, 2011
5. Grave of Pvt. John Hockenbury
John Hockenbury
Pvt 3d Batt
Capt Ballards Company
Revolutionary War
1766         1810
Grave of Maj. John Vliet Sener image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 10, 2011
6. Grave of Maj. John Vliet Sener
John Vliet Sener
Maj 1st Batt Somerset Co
Revolutionary War
1774         1804
Grave of Pvt. Joseph Campbell image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 10, 2011
7. Grave of Pvt. Joseph Campbell
Joseph Campbell
Pvt 1st Batt
Revolutionary War
1745         1810
Living Water Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 10, 2011
8. Living Water Church
The Old Presbyterian Burial Ground marker is located beside this church.
 
 
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