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Whippany in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Whippany Burying Yard

1718

 

—Township of Hanover, New Jersey —

 
Whippany Burying Yard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
1. Whippany Burying Yard Marker
Inscription. Designated a National and a State Historic Place in 2009, the Whippany Burying Yard, established in 1718, was donated to the people of Whippanong by schoolmaster John Richards. The burying yard contains the graves of veterans of the Colonial, Revolutionary, and Civil Wars, as well as World War I. Two of the founders of Morris County are also buried here.
 
Erected by National Register of Historic Places, New Jersey Register of Historic Places, Township of Hanover Landmark Commission.
 
Location. 40° 49.124′ N, 74° 24.319′ W. Marker is in Whippany, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Mount Pleasant Avenue (NJ 10). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Whippany NJ 07981, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Whipponong Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Tuttle House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Whippany (approx. 0.2 miles away); Settlement of Whippanong (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hanover Veterans Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Old Iron Works (approx.
Whippany Burying Yard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
2. Whippany Burying Yard Marker
0.4 miles away); 56-Delaware, Lackawanna & Western R.R. (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pennsylvania Railroad Standard Telephone Booth (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Whippany.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & Settlers
 
Whippany Burying Yard-Samuel Tuttle, Died Oct 19, 1800 image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
3. Whippany Burying Yard-Samuel Tuttle, Died Oct 19, 1800
Whippany Burying Yard-Silas Tuttle, died Jan 9, 1888 image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
4. Whippany Burying Yard-Silas Tuttle, died Jan 9, 1888
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 165 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 1, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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