Westfield in Union County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Has Designated The
Official Bicentennial Landmark
5 of Westfield’s early citizens buried here (1730 – 1958) including approximately 70 Revolutionary soldiers, 3 War of 1812 veterans, and 8 Civil War veterans.
Plaque Contributed By
The Westfield Service League
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1812.
Location. 40° 39.239′ N, 74° 20.879′ W. Marker is in Westfield, New Jersey, in Union County. Marker is on E Mountain Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Marker is at the entrance of the cemetery, across from the Presbyterian Church. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Westfield NJ 07090, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Revolutionary War Soldiers (a few steps from this marker); Men of Westfield (within shouting distance of this marker); Meeting House (within shouting distance of this marker); Presbyterian Church in Westfield (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Westfield Church (about 400 feet away); Downer Well Cap (about 500 feet away); Westfield (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gallows Hill (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westfield.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 26, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,040 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 26, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.