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Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Burlington County

Index to Locations

  • Beverly Beverly National Cemetery
  • Bordentown Christ Church Episcopal Cemetery
  • Burlington Friends Burying Ground
  • Burlington Odd Fellows Cemetery
  • Burlington St. Mary's Churchyard
  • Cinnaminson Lakeview Memprial Park
  • Crosswicks Crosswicks Community Cemetery
  • Hainesport Brotherhood Cemetery
  • Mansfield Mansfield Cemetery
  • Medford Union Street Friends Cemetery
  • Mt. Holly Unknown location
  • Mt. Holly Mt. Holly Cemetery
  • Mt. Holly St. Andrew's Graveyard
  • Palmyra Morgan Cemetery
  • Pemberton Methodist Cemetery
  • Pemberton Odd Fellows Cemetery
  • Springfield Township Old Upper Springfield Friends Burying Ground
  • Vincentown Friends Cemetery
  • Wrightstown Upper Springfield Cemetery


    Beverly National Cemetery
    Beverly, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Frederick Sutton Barny (1900-1973) — also known as Frederick S. Barny — Born in Baghdad, Iraq, of American parents, March 13, 1900. U.S. Vice Consul in Dublin, 1927-29; Port Said, as of 1932. Died April 8, 1973 (age 73 years, 26 days). Interment at Beverly National Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Christ Church Episcopal Cemetery
    Bordentown, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Joseph Hopkinson (1770-1842) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; Bordentown, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 12, 1770. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 1st District, 1815-19; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1828-42; delegate to Pennsylvania state constitutional convention, 1837. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., January 15, 1842 (age 71 years, 64 days). Interment at Christ Church Episcopal Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Francis Hopkinson (1737-1791).
      Political family: Hopkinson-McKean family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Friends Burying Ground
    Wood Street
    Burlington, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Founded 1678
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      James Kinsey (1731-1803) — of Burlington, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., March 22, 1731. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington city, 1772-75; Delegate to Continental Congress from New Jersey, 1774-75; chief justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1789-1803; died in office 1803. Died in Burlington, Burlington County, N.J., January 4, 1803 (age 71 years, 288 days). Interment at Friends Burying Ground.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Odd Fellows Cemetery
    Burlington, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Thomas Howard Birch (1875-1929) — also known as Thomas H. Birch — of Burlington, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Burlington, Burlington County, N.J., September 5, 1875. Democrat. Carriage manufacturing business; aide to Gov. Woodrow Wilson of New Jersey in 1912-13; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1912 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business); Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1912; U.S. Minister to Portugal, 1913-22. Died February 1, 1929 (age 53 years, 149 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James H. Birch (1839-1927) and Hannah M. Birch (1845-1884); married, November 5, 1903, to Helen L. Barr.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Griffith Walker Lewis, Jr. (1862-1915) — also known as Griffith W. Lewis — of Burlington, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Burlington, Burlington County, N.J., July 1, 1862. Republican. President, G.W. Lewis & Son, shoe manufacturers; vice-president, Mechanics National Bank; president, Burlington Electric Light & Power Co.; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1904; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1907-09; member of New Jersey state senate from Burlington County, 1910-12; chair of Burlington County Republican Party, 1910; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 2nd District, 1912. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Died in Burlington, Burlington County, N.J., August 28, 1915 (age 53 years, 58 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Griffith W. Lewis (1834-1899) and Annie M. Lewis; married, June 28, 1893, to Mary Fenton.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    St. Mary's Churchyard
    145 West Broad Street
    Burlington, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Founded 1695
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      William Bradford (1755-1795) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., September 14, 1755. Colonel in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; lawyer; Pennsylvania state attorney general, 1780-91; justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1791-94; U.S. Attorney General, 1794-95; died in office 1795. Presbyterian. Died August 23, 1795 (age 39 years, 343 days). Interment at St. Mary's Churchyard.
      Relatives: Son of William Bradford and Rachel (Budd) Bradford; married to Susan Vergereau Boudinot (1764-1854; daughter of Elias Boudinot; niece of Richard Stockton (1730-1781)).
      Political family: Stockton family of Princeton, New Jersey (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Bradford County, Pa. is named for him.
      The city of Bradford, Pennsylvania, is named for him.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Milnor (1769-1848) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., June 26, 1769. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 1st District, 1807-11, 1815-17, 1821-22; mayor of Philadelphia, Pa., 1829-30. Died December 13, 1848 (age 79 years, 170 days). Interment at St. Mary's Churchyard.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Bloomfield (1753-1823) — of Burlington, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Woodbridge, Middlesex County, N.J., October 18, 1753. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; New Jersey state attorney general, 1783-92; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1792; mayor of Burlington, N.J., 1795-1800; Governor of New Jersey, 1801-02, 1803-12; chancellor of New Jersey court of chancery, 1801-02, 1803-12; general in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 3rd District, 1817-21. Died in Burlington, Burlington County, N.J., October 3, 1823 (age 69 years, 350 days). Interment at St. Mary's Churchyard.
      Relatives: Son of Dr. Moses Bloomfield (1729-1791) and Sarah (Ogden) Bloomfield (1734-1773); married, December 17, 1778, to Mary McIlvaine (1752-1818); married to Isabella Macomb Ramsay (1779-1871).
      The township of Bloomfield, New Jersey, is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Elias Boudinot (1740-1821) — of Elizabeth, Union County, N.J. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., May 2, 1740. Delegate to Continental Congress from New Jersey, 1777-78, 1781-84; U.S. Representative from New Jersey at-large, 1789-95. Episcopalian. Died in Burlington, Burlington County, N.J., October 24, 1821 (age 81 years, 175 days). Interment at St. Mary's Churchyard.
      Relatives: Son of Elias Boudinot (1706-1770) and Mary Catherine (Williams) Boundinot (1715-1765); married to Hannah Stockton (1735-1808; sister of Richard Stockton (1730-1781)); father of Susan Vergereau Boudinot (1764-1854; who married William Bradford); first cousin thrice removed of Charles Pinckney Brown.
      Political family: Stockton family of Princeton, New Jersey (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph McIlvaine (1769-1826) — of Burlington, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Pennsylvania, 1769. Democrat. U.S. Attorney for New Jersey, 1804-21; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1823-26; died in office 1826. Died in 1826 (age about 57 years). Interment at St. Mary's Churchyard.
      Relatives: Married to Maria Reed (1776-1849).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Garret Dorset Wall (1783-1850) — also known as Garret D. Wall — of Hunterdon County, N.J.; Burlington, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Middletown, Monmouth County, N.J., March 10, 1783. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hunterdon County, 1822, 1827; U.S. Attorney for New Jersey, 1829-34; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1835-41; state court judge in New Jersey, 1848-50; died in office 1850. Died in Burlington, Burlington County, N.J., November 22, 1850 (age 67 years, 257 days). Interment at St. Mary's Churchyard.
      Relatives: Married to Mary Rhea (1788-1822); father of James Walter Wall; grandfather of Garrett Dorset Wall Vroom (1843-?).
      Political family: Wall-Vroom family of Trenton, New Jersey.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edward Burd Grubb (1841-1917) — also known as E. Burd Grubb — of Burlington, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Burlington, Burlington County, N.J., November 13, 1841. Republican. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; iron manufacturer; candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1889; U.S. Minister to Spain, 1890-92. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Died in 1917 (age about 75 years). Interment at St. Mary's Churchyard.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      James Walter Wall (1820-1872) — also known as James W. Wall — of Burlington, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Trenton, Mercer County, N.J., May 26, 1820. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Burlington, N.J., 1850; candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1854; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1860; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1863. Died in Elizabeth, Union County, N.J., June 9, 1872 (age 52 years, 14 days). Interment at St. Mary's Churchyard.
      Relatives: Son of Garret Dorset Wall (1783-1850).
      Political family: Wall-Vroom family of Trenton, New Jersey.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Coxe, Jr. (1762-1831) — of New Jersey. Born in Burlington, Burlington County, N.J., May 3, 1762. Member of New Jersey state legislature, 1800; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 3rd District, 1813-15. Died in Burlington, Burlington County, N.J., February 25, 1831 (age 68 years, 298 days). Interment at St. Mary's Churchyard.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Howard Pugh (1827-1905) — of New Jersey. Born in Pennsylvania, June 23, 1827. Republican. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 2nd District, 1877-79. Died April 30, 1905 (age 77 years, 311 days). Interment at St. Mary's Churchyard.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles P. Farner (1845-1927) — of Burlington, Burlington County, N.J. Born in 1845. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Burlington, N.J.; elected 1909; Progressive candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1912. Died in 1927 (age about 82 years). Interment at St. Mary's Churchyard.
      Relatives: Married to Sarah Van Sciver Horn (1849-1921).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Lakeview Memprial Park
    Cinnaminson, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Clifford Ross Powell (1893-1973) — also known as Clifford R. Powell — of Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Lumberton, Burlington County, N.J., July 26, 1893. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1922-27; Speaker of the New Jersey State House of Assembly, 1925; member of New Jersey state senate from Burlington County, 1928-39; Governor of New Jersey, 1935; defeated in primary, 1937; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; major general, U.S. Army. Died, in Burlington County Memorial Hospital, Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J., March 28, 1973 (age 79 years, 245 days). Interment at Lakeview Memprial Park.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Crosswicks Community Cemetery
    Crosswicks, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      George Middleton (1800-1888) — of Allentown, Monmouth County, N.J. Born in Pennsylvania, 1800. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Monmouth County, 1858-59; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 2nd District, 1863-65. Died in 1888 (age about 88 years). Interment at Crosswicks Community Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Brotherhood Cemetery
    Hainesport, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      Wilfred Harvey Schoff (1874-1932) — also known as Wilfred H. Schoff — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in Newtonville, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., November 27, 1874. Lecturer; Honorary Consul for Bolivia in Philadelphia, Pa., 1898-1929; Honorary Consul for Peru in Philadelphia, Pa., 1898-1921; Vice-Consul for Panama in Philadelphia, Pa., 1904-22; secretary and treasurer of the Atlantic Deeper Waterways Association; secretary of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum. Killed when hit by a car in Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J., September 14, 1932 (age 57 years, 292 days); his body was not identified until almost three weeks later. Original interment at Brotherhood Cemetery; reinterment in 1932 at Westminster Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Pa.
      Relatives: Son of Frederic Schoff (1848-1922) and Hannah (Kent) Schoff (1853-1940); married, June 20, 1900, to Ethelwyn McGeorge (1880-1924).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Mansfield Cemetery
    Mansfield, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Robert Aaronson (1823-1884) — of Burlington County, N.J. Born January 5, 1823. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1872. Died January 3, 1884 (age 60 years, 363 days). Interment at Mansfield Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Union Street Friends Cemetery
    Medford, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Edwin Bell Forsythe (1916-1984) — also known as Edwin B. Forsythe — of Moorestown, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Westtown, Chester County, Pa., January 17, 1916. Republican. Mayor of Moorestown, N.J., 1957-62; candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1961; member of New Jersey state senate, 1964-70 (Burlington County 1964-65, District 4 1966-67, District 4-B 1968-70); resigned 1970; delegate to New Jersey state constitutional convention, 1966; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1968; U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1970-84 (6th District 1970-83, 13th District 1983-84); died in office 1984. Quaker. Died in Moorestown, Burlington County, N.J., March 29, 1984 (age 68 years, 72 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Union Street Friends Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Unknown Location
    Mt. Holly, Burlington County,


    Mt. Holly Cemetery
    Mt. Holly, Burlington County, New Jersey
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      William Norton Shinn (1782-1871) — of New Jersey. Born in Burlington County, N.J., October 24, 1782. Democrat. Burlington County Sheriff, 1825-28; member of New Jersey State Council, 1829-31; New Jersey Democratic state chair, 1832; U.S. Representative from New Jersey at-large, 1833-37; director, Camden & Amboy Railroad Company. Died in Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J., August 18, 1871 (age 88 years, 298 days). Interment at Mt. Holly Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Samuel Atkinson Dobbins (1814-1886) — also known as Samuel A. Dobbins — of Burlington County, N.J. Born near Vincentown, Burlington County, N.J., April 14, 1814. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1859-61; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 2nd District, 1873-77. Died in Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J., May 26, 1886 (age 72 years, 42 days). Interment at Mt. Holly Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Samuel Carr Forker (1821-1900) — of New Jersey. Born in Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J., March 16, 1821. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 2nd District, 1871-73. Died in Edgewater Park, Burlington County, N.J., February 10, 1900 (age 78 years, 331 days). Interment at Mt. Holly Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph H. Gaskill (1850-1935) — of Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J., May 23, 1850. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1888; associate justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1900. Died in Moorestown, Burlington County, N.J., November 25, 1935 (age 85 years, 186 days). Interment at Mt. Holly Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Asa Gaskill (1809-1901) and Ann (Burr) Gaskill (1821-1895); married, December 25, 1872, to Ellamina S. 'Ellie' Logan (1849-1915); married, April 18, 1927, to Sarah Frances Coffin; father of Nelson Burr Gaskill; fourth cousin once removed of Job Hillman Gaskill (1804-1886).
      Political family: Gaskill family of Mt. Holly, New Jersey.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Thomas C. Alcott (1806-1872) — of Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Weymouth, Atlantic County, N.J., August 6, 1806. Machinist; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1869-71. Died in Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J., March 17, 1872 (age 65 years, 224 days). Interment at Mt. Holly Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Zaccheus Alcott and Elizabeth Alcott; married, February 11, 1829, to Jane Ann Allen (1808-1878).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    St. Andrew's Graveyard
    Mt. Holly, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      John Conover Ten Eyck (1814-1879) — also known as John C. Ten Eyck — of Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Freehold, Monmouth County, N.J., March 12, 1814. Republican. U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1859-65. Died in Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J., August 24, 1879 (age 65 years, 165 days). Interment at St. Andrew's Graveyard.
      Relatives: Son of William Ten Eyck and Leah (Covenhoven) Ten Eyck (1787-1832); married 1845 to Julia Gadsby (1818-1890).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Henry Rossell (1760-1840) — also known as William Rossell — Born in Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J., October 25, 1760. U.S. District Judge for New Jersey, 1826-40; died in office 1840. Died in Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J., June 20, 1840 (age 79 years, 239 days). Interment at St. Andrew's Graveyard.
      Relatives: Son of Margaret (Clark) Rossell (1714-1780) and Zachariah Henry Rossell (1723-1815); married, October 4, 1783, to Anna Hatkinson (1761-1832); granduncle of Benjamin Wood Richards; great-grandfather of William Trent Rossell; fifth great-granduncle of Elise du Pont; third cousin thrice removed of James Lockwood Conger, George Ezra DeCamp (1843-1926) and Charles Franklin Conger.
      Political families: Condit family of Orange, New Jersey; Rossell-Ellis-Conger-Richards family of New Jersey; DeCamp-Hinchman family of New Jersey (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Leake Newbold Stratton (1817-1899) — also known as John L. N. Stratton — of Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J., November 27, 1817. Republican. Lawyer; banker; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 2nd District, 1859-63. Episcopalian. Died in Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J., May 17, 1899 (age 81 years, 171 days). Interment at St. Andrew's Graveyard.
      Relatives: Son of Dr. John Leake Stratton (1778-1845) and Ann (Newbold) Stratton (died 1888); married, September 14, 1842, to Caroline Elizabeth Newbold (died 1897); second cousin of Charles Creighton Stratton; second cousin once removed of Benjamin Franklin Howey; third cousin thrice removed of Noah Phelps, Augustus Seymour Porter and Peter Buell Porter; fourth cousin once removed of Parmenio Adams, Joseph Churchill Strong, Ebenezer Strong, Nelson Platt Wheeler (1841-1920) and William Egbert Wheeler.
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Hezekiah Bradley Smith (1816-1887) — also known as Hezekiah B. Smith — of Smithville, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Bridgewater, Windsor County, Vt., July 24, 1816. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 2nd District, 1879-81; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1880 (Convention Vice-President); member of New Jersey state senate from Burlington County, 1883-85. Took out more than forty patents for original inventions. Died in Smithville, Burlington County, N.J., November 3, 1887 (age 71 years, 102 days). Interment at St. Andrew's Graveyard.
      Relatives: Married 1846 to Eveline Veronica English (1821-1897); married 1865 to Agnes Mitilda Gilkerson (1838-1881); third great-grandfather of James Creel Marshall (1948-).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Morgan Cemetery
    Palmyra, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Frank Asbury Mathews, Jr. (1890-1964) — also known as Frank A. Mathews, Jr. — of Riverton, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., August 3, 1890. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; state court judge in New Jersey, 1929-33; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 4th District, 1945-49. Died in Camden, Camden County, N.J., February 5, 1964 (age 73 years, 186 days). Interment at Morgan Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Methodist Cemetery
    Pemberton, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      George Franklin Fort (1809-1872) — also known as George F. Fort — of Monmouth County, N.J. Born in 1809. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Monmouth County, 1845; member of New Jersey state senate from Monmouth County, 1846-48; Governor of New Jersey, 1851-54. Died April 22, 1872 (age about 62 years). Interment at Methodist Cemetery.
      Relatives: Uncle of John Franklin Fort (1852-1920); granduncle of Franklin William Fort.
      Political family: Fort family of Bloomfield and East Orange, New Jersey.


    Odd Fellows Cemetery
    Pemberton, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Job Hillman Gaskill (1804-1886) — also known as Job H. Gaskill — of Pemberton, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Springfield Township, Burlington County, N.J., March 24, 1804. Democrat. Farmer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1854; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1864; member of New Jersey state senate from Burlington County, 1868-70. Quaker. Member, Odd Fellows. Died in Pemberton, Burlington County, N.J., September 14, 1886 (age 82 years, 174 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Gaskill (1764-1843) and Elizabeth (Hillman) Gaskill (1767-1812); fourth cousin once removed of Joseph H. Gaskill (1850-1935).
      Political family: Gaskill family of Mt. Holly, New Jersey.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Old Upper Springfield Friends Burying Ground
    121 Highland Road
    Springfield Township, Burlington County, New Jersey
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Thomas Newbold (1760-1823) — of Burlington County, N.J. Born in Springfield Township, Burlington County, N.J., August 2, 1760. Democrat. Farmer; banker; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1797, 1820-22; U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1807-13 (at-large 1807-09, 4th District 1809-11, at-large 1811-13). Died in Springfield Township, Burlington County, N.J., December 18, 1823 (age 63 years, 138 days). Interment at Old Upper Springfield Friends Burying Ground.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Friends Cemetery
    Vincentown, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Job Hilliard Lippincott (1842-1900) — also known as Job H. Lippincott — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Vincentown, Burlington County, N.J., December 12, 1842. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for New Jersey, 1886-87; associate justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1893-1900. Died in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., July 5, 1900 (age 57 years, 205 days). Interment at Friends Cemetery.


    Upper Springfield Cemetery
    Wrightstown, Burlington County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      George Sykes (1802-1880) — of Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J. Born in New Jersey, 1802. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1843-45, 1845-47 (14th District 1843-45, 2nd District 1845-47); member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1877-79. Died in 1880 (age about 78 years). Interment at Upper Springfield Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


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