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Swackhammer Church Cemetery

 
 
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By Alan Edelson, May 25, 2015
1. Swackhammer Church Cemetery Marker
Inscription. It served as a burial ground from 1844 to 1915. Built by "Stuttering Jake" Swackhammer for the ministry of his uncle, Rev. Lambert Swackhammer, an opponent of slavery and alcohol, its church members over the years were predominantly of the Lutheran faith.
 
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural And Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 44.336′ N, 74° 54.111′ W. Marker is in Lebanon Township, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Anthony Road 0.9 miles east of Hollow Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 108 Anthony Road, Glen Gardner NJ 08826, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Mount Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church and Cemetery (approx. mile away); Miquin Woods (approx. 0.6 miles away); General Store (approx. 1.5 miles away); Woodglen (approx. 1.5 miles away); Lebanon Township Veterans Monument
Swackhammer Church Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, May 25, 2015
2. Swackhammer Church Cemetery Marker
(approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Lebanon Township Veterans Monument (approx. 1.8 miles away); Changewater Trestle (approx. 2 miles away); Warren Railroad Company (approx. 2 miles away).
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Swackhammer Church Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, May 25, 2015
3. Swackhammer Church Cemetery Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 218 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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