Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Rosemont in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Rosemont Cemetery

 
 
Rosemont Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, May 9, 2015
1. Rosemont Cemetery Marker
Inscription. This 12-acre nonsectarian plot was established in 1729 when George Fox set aside 1/4 acre as a resting place for locals who had passed from life. Captain Daniel Bray, the Revolutionary War here is among those interred here.
 
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° 25.716′ N, 74° 59.412′ W. Marker is in Rosemont, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Kingwood Stockton Road (County Route 519), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rosemont NJ 08556, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Captain Daniel Bray (a few steps from this marker); Rosemont Water Co. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rosemont (approx. 0.8 miles away); Farm of Lloyd B. Wescott (approx. 0.9 miles away); Grist Mill (approx. 1.3 miles away); Mill Power System (approx. 1.3 miles away); Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park (approx. 1.4 miles away); Stockton (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rosemont.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial Era
 
Rosemont Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, May 9, 2015
2. Rosemont Cemetery Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 9, 2015, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 302 times since then and 27 times this year. Last updated on May 11, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 9, 2015, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement