“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Skillman in Somerset County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Opie-Vanderveer Cemetery

Opie-Vanderveer Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Russell Galen, July 25, 2016
1. Opie-Vanderveer Cemetery Marker
Inscription. This family cemetery served the Opies and Vanderveers from the late 1700s into the early 1800s and is the resting place for at least sixteen family members. In 2001 it was restored by Montgomery Boy Scout Troop 46 as an Eagle Scout Service Project with the assistance of Presbyterian Homes and Services.
Location. 40° 24.844′ N, 74° 38.254′ W. Marker is in Skillman, New Jersey, in Somerset County. Marker can be reached from Hollinshead Spring Road. Click for map. Marker is visible from parking lot behind main building. Marker is in this post office area: Skillman NJ 08558, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Washington’s Route from Princeton (approx. 1.5 miles away); Historic River Road and River Crossing (approx. 2 miles away); Griggstown Bridge Tender’s Station (approx. 2.1 miles away); Kate McFarlane and Josephine Swann (approx. 2.2 miles away); Rockingham (approx. 2.3 miles away); Harlingen Road Bridge (approx. 2.6 miles away); Kingston Revolutionary War Soldiers (approx. 2.9 miles away); Kingston Presbyterian Church (approx. 2.9 miles away).
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial EraSettlements & Settlers
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Russell Galen of Lambertville, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 76 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on , by Russell Galen of Lambertville, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on July 28, 2016.
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