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Westfield in Union County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Revolutionary War Soldiers

 
 
Revolutionary War Soldiers Upper Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2010
1. Revolutionary War Soldiers Upper Marker
Inscription.
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In memory
of the
Revolutionary War Soldiers
at rest in this cemetery

                                       Died
Acken, Joseph…………1804
Baker, Daniel………….1814
Baker, Henry…………..1780
Baker, Jonathan………..1844
Clark, Azariah………....1825
Clark, Capt. Charles…...1785
Clark, Charles………….1821
Clark, Edward………….1803
Clark, Ichabod………….1846
Clark, Jacob…………….1802
Clark, Jesse……………..1815
Clark, Matthias…………1808
Clark, William………….1853
Cory, Joseph…………....1802
Crane, Benjamin, Sr…....1827
Crane, Benjamin, Jr…….1844
Crane, John……………..1837
Davis, Jacob…………….1843
Davis, John, 3rd………....1777
Downer, Samuel………..1824
Denman, Christopher…...1808
Dunham, John…………..1840
Frazee, Jonas……………1777
Frazee, Matthias………...1833
Gillman, Charles………...1813
Hetfield, Andrew………..1824
Hetfield, Daniel………....1843
Hetfield, Moses………....1809
Hetfield, Zopher………...1835
Hendricks, Isaac………...1788
Lambert, James………….1842
Littell, Isaac……………..1825
Ludlum, Jacob…………..1838
Marsh, Charles………….1833
Marsh, Ephraim………...1803
Marsh, Joshua…………..1781
Miller, Abner Isaac……..1822
Mooney, Nicholas………1834
Price, Rice………………1820
Pierson,
Revolutionary War Soldiers Lower Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2010
2. Revolutionary War Soldiers Lower Marker
Silvanus………..1826
Pierson, William………..1835
Sayres, Matthias………..1792
Scudder, Ephriam………1788
Scudder, John…………..1777
Scudder, John…………..1791
Squier, Eleazer…………1784
Squier, Thomas………...1778
Terry, Thomas………….1832
Williams, Benjamin…....1793
Williams, Squire……….1825
Woodruff, Aaron………1798

Erected July 4, 1942 by
West Fields Chapter, No 11
New Jersey Society, Sons of the American Revolution


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In Memory
of
These Revolutionary War Soldiers
whose cemetery records were discovered after 1942

Acken, Jonathan……...1807
Acken, Robert…….…...1776
Badgley, Anthony…..…1803
Badgley, James…….….1810
Crane, John…...…….…1807
Downer, Samuel, Jr…...1846
Elmer, Dr. Philemon…..1827
Hatfield, Aaron………..1820
High, John……………..1836
Jennings, Zebulon, Jr….1776
Marsh, Noah…………..1783
Maxwell, Caleb………..1821
McMannis, Moses……..1849
Miller, Clark…………...1843
Miller, Enoch…………..1813
Miller, William, 3rd…….1780
Ross, David…………….1824
Woodruff, Jonathan…….1777
Woodruff, Richard……...1781
Woodruff, Thomas…..…1804

Erected February 22, 1989 by
West Fields Chapter, No 11
New Jersey Society, Sons of the American Revolution
Westfield Chapter
Revolutionary War Soldiers Markers image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2010
3. Revolutionary War Soldiers Markers
2 - 075 – N.J. of the National Society
Daughters of the American Revolution

 
Erected 1942 by West Fields Chapter, No 11, New Jersey Society, Sons of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 39.227′ N, 74° 20.88′ W. Marker is in Westfield, New Jersey, in Union County. Marker is on E Mountain Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in the Revolutionary Cemetery, across from the Presbyterian Church. Marker is in this post office area: Westfield NJ 07090, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Revolutionary Cemetery (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); Downer Well Cap (about 400 feet away); Westfield Church (about 400 feet away); Westfield (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gallows Hill (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westfield.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Marker in Revolutionary Cemetery in Westfield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2010
4. Marker in Revolutionary Cemetery in Westfield
This photo shows the marker near the front of the cemetery.
Revolutionary Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2010
5. Revolutionary Cemetery
The marker can be seen in this photo through the fence to the left of the cemetery entrance.
Revolutionary War Soldier Grave image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2010
6. Revolutionary War Soldier Grave
Matthias Clark, whose name appears on the marker, was an officer in the Revolutionary War.
Revolutionary War Soldier Grave image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2010
7. Revolutionary War Soldier Grave
Charles Clark is one of many Revolutionary War veretans mentioned on the marker.
 
 
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