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Essex County
New Jersey

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Essex County

Index to Locations

  • Private or family graveyards
  • Belleville Christ Church Cemetery
  • Belleville Dutch Reformed Churchyard
  • Bloomfield Bloomfield Cemetery
  • Bloomfield Glendale Cemetery
  • Caldwell Prospect Hill Cemetery
  • East Orange Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
  • Irvington Clinton Cemetery
  • Millburn St. Stephens Episcopal Cemetery
  • Montclair Unknown location
  • Newark Fairmount Cemetery
  • Newark First Presbyterian Church Cemetery
  • Newark First Presbyterian Churchyard
  • Newark Mt. Olivet Cemetery
  • Newark Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
  • Newark Weequhaic Park
  • Orange First Presbyterian Churchyard
  • Orange Old Burying Ground
  • Orange Rosedale Cemetery
  • Orange St. John's Cemetery
  • Orange St. Mark's Episcopal Cemetery
  • Upper Montclair Mt. Hebron Cemetery
  • West Orange Unknown location


    Private or family graveyard
    Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Smith Ely, Jr. (1825-1911) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Hanover, Morris County, N.J., April 17, 1825. Democrat. Member of New York state senate 5th District, 1858-59; U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1871-73, 1875-76; resigned 1876; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1877-78. Died in Livingston, Essex County, N.J., July 1, 1911 (age 86 years, 75 days). Interment in a private or family graveyard.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article


    Christ Church Cemetery
    393 Washington Avenue
    Belleville, Essex County, New Jersey
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      John Rutherfurd (1760-1840) — of Sussex County, N.J. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., September 20, 1760. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1789; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1789-90; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1791-98. Died in Bergen County, N.J., February 23, 1840 (age 79 years, 156 days). Entombed at Christ Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Walter Rutherfurd (1723-1804) and Mary (Alexander) Parker Rutherfurd (1724-1801); married 1782 to Helena Magdalena Morris (1762-1840; daughter of Lewis Morris (1726-1798)).
      Political families: Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Dutch Reformed Churchyard
    Belleville, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Josiah Hornblower (1729-1809) — of Essex County, N.J. Born in Staffordshire, England, February 23, 1729. Engineer; hardware merchant; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1779-80; Delegate to Continental Congress from New Jersey, 1785-86; county judge in New Jersey, 1789-1809. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., January 21, 1809 (age 79 years, 333 days). Interment at Dutch Reformed Churchyard.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Hornblower (c.1696-1762) and Rebecca (Haywood) Hornblower; married 1755 to Elizabeth Kingsland (1734-1808); father of Joseph Coerten Hornblower; grandfather of Harriette Burnet Hornblower (1810-1868; who married Lewis Bartholomew Woodruff), Mary Hornblower (1816-1896; who married Joseph Philo Bradley) and William Henry Hornblower; great-grandfather of William Butler Hornblower (1851-1914).
      Political family: Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Bloomfield Cemetery
    Bloomfield, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      John Franklin Fort (1852-1920) — also known as J. Franklin Fort — of East Orange, Essex County, N.J.; South Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in Pemberton, Burlington County, N.J., March 20, 1852. Lawyer; district judge in New Jersey, 1878-86; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1884, 1896, 1908, 1912; common pleas court judge in New Jersey, 1896-1900; associate justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1900-07; Governor of New Jersey, 1908-11; delegate to Progressive National Convention from New Jersey, 1912; member, Federal Trade Commission, 1917-19; chair, Federal Trade Commission, 1919. Died November 17, 1920 (age 68 years, 242 days). Interment at Bloomfield Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Andrew H. Fort and Hannah Ann (Brown) Fort; married, April 20, 1876, to Charlotte E. Stainsby; father of Franklin William Fort; nephew of George Franklin Fort (1809-1872).
      Political family: Fort family of Bloomfield and East Orange, New Jersey.
      Franklin William Fort (1880-1937) — also known as Franklin W. Fort — of East Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., March 30, 1880. Republican. Lawyer; Recorder of East Orange, 1907-08; manager, Eagle Fire Insurance Company; president, Lincoln National Bank; chairman, Federal Home Loan Bank Board; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 9th District, 1925-31; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1928 (member, Credentials Committee; speaker); candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1930. Presbyterian. Died in Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn., June 20, 1937 (age 57 years, 82 days). Interment at Bloomfield Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Franklin Fort (1852-1920) and Charlotte Elizabeth (Stainsby) Fort; married, January 25, 1904, to Emita H. Ryan; grandnephew of George Franklin Fort.
      Political family: Fort family of Bloomfield and East Orange, New Jersey.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Glendale Cemetery
    Bloomfield, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Albert Lincoln Vreeland (1901-1975) — also known as Albert L. Vreeland — of East Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in East Orange, Essex County, N.J., July 2, 1901. Republican. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 11th District, 1939-43; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II. Died in Orange, Essex County, N.J., May 3, 1975 (age 73 years, 305 days). Interment at Glendale Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Prospect Hill Cemetery
    Caldwell, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Fillmore Condit (1855-1939) — of Verona, Essex County, N.J.; Santa Paula, Ventura County, Calif.; Essex Fells, Essex County, N.J.; Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Roseland, Essex County, N.J., September 5, 1855. Grocer; invented and manufactured the Condit refrigerator door fastener; Essex County Freeholder; real estate business; New York representative for Union Oil Company of California; founder, Long Beach Community Hospital 1924; mayor of Long Beach, Calif., 1926-27. Methodist. Member, Anti-Saloon League. Died in Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif., January 6, 1939 (age 83 years, 123 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Prospect Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Stephen J. Condit (1808-1869) and Catherine Jane (Tappan) Condit (1826-1901); married 1881 to Ida Frances Rafter (1858-1921); first cousin thrice removed of Silas Condict (1738-1801); second cousin once removed of Alfred Henry Condict; second cousin twice removed of John Condit and Lewis Condict; third cousin once removed of Silas Condit and Israel Dodd Condit; fourth cousin of Augustus William Cutler, Albert Pierson Condit, Amzi Condit and Elias Mulford Condit; fourth cousin once removed of Simeon Harrison.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family; Condit family of Orange, New Jersey (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Rufus Freeman Harrison (1818-1907) — also known as Rufus F. Harrison — of Essex County, N.J. Born in Livingston, Essex County, N.J., March 12, 1818. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1864-65. Died in Livingston, Essex County, N.J., 1907 (age about 89 years). Interment at Prospect Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rufus F. Harrison (1778-1848) and Phebe Ogden (Williams) Harrison (1779-1847); married to Harriet Matilda Williams (1821-1884); father of Amos W. Harrison (1846-1921).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Amos W. Harrison (1846-1921) — of Livingston, Essex County, N.J. Born in Livingston, Essex County, N.J., April 2, 1846. Postmaster at Livingston, N.J., 1887, 1901-03; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1895-96. Died in Livingston, Essex County, N.J., December 25, 1921 (age 75 years, 267 days). Interment at Prospect Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rufus Freeman Harrison (1818-1907) and Harriet Matilda (Williams) Harrison (1821-1884); married to Sarah Condit (1848-1937).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      George Ezra DeCamp (1843-1926) — also known as George E. DeCamp — of Livingston, Essex County, N.J. Born in Livingston, Essex County, N.J., May 15, 1843. Republican. Justice of the peace; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1900. Died in Roseland, Essex County, N.J., October 11, 1926 (age 83 years, 149 days). Interment at Prospect Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Aaron DeCamp (1814-1901) and Mary E. (Tompkins) DeCamp (1817-1884); married, November 17, 1867, to Matilda Harrison (1843-1923); third cousin once removed of Israel Dodd Condit (1802-1897); third cousin thrice removed of William Henry Rossell; fourth cousin once removed of Jeremiah M. DeCamp.
      Political families: Pike family of Lubec, Maine; Condit family of Orange, New Jersey; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Appleton family of Massachusetts; DeCamp-Hinchman family of New Jersey (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).


    Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
    East Orange, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      James Smith, Jr. (1851-1927) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., 1851. Democrat. U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1893-99; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1904, 1912. Died in 1927 (age about 76 years). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      John Francis Sinnott, Jr. (1875-1946) — also known as John F. Sinnott, Jr. — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born April 6, 1875. Democrat. Postmaster at Newark, N.J., 1918-21, 1933-43 (acting, 1918-21, 1933-34); superintendent, New Jersey Department of Weights and Measures 1943-46. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died, in Presbyterian Hospital, Newark, Essex County, N.J., July 9, 1946 (age 71 years, 94 days). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Francis Sinnott (1850?-1918).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Francis Sinnott (c.1850-1918) — also known as John F. Sinnott — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born about 1850. Democrat. Real estate and insurance business; postmaster at Newark, N.J., 1916-18. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died, from heart failure, in Newark, Essex County, N.J., May 1, 1918 (age about 68 years). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of John Francis Sinnott, Jr. (1875-1946).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Frank Joseph McNulty (1872-1926) — also known as Frank J. McNulty — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Londonderry, Ireland (now Northern Ireland), August 10, 1872. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 8th District, 1923-25; defeated, 1924; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1924. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., May 26, 1926 (age 53 years, 289 days). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Paul John Moore (1868-1938) — also known as Paul J. Moore — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., August 5, 1868. Democrat. Fire fighter; fire chief; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 8th District, 1927-29; defeated, 1928; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1928. Died in 1938 (age about 69 years). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Edward Francis McDonald (1844-1892) — also known as Edward F. McDonald — of Hudson County, N.J. Born in Ireland, September 21, 1844. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1875; member of New Jersey state senate from Hudson County, 1890-91; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 7th District, 1891-92; died in office 1892. Died in Harrison, Hudson County, N.J., November 5, 1892 (age 48 years, 45 days). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Cornelius Augustine McGlennon (1878-1931) — also known as Cornelius A. McGlennon — of East Newark, Hudson County, N.J. Born in East Newark, Hudson County, N.J., December 10, 1878. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state senate from Hudson County, 1917-18; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 8th District, 1919-21; defeated, 1920; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1920; state court judge in New Jersey, 1924. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., June 13, 1931 (age 52 years, 185 days). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Edward Leo O'Neill (1903-1948) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in New Jersey, 1903. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 11th District, 1937-39; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1944. Died in 1948 (age about 45 years). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      William Theodore Powers (1897-1950) — also known as William T. Powers — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 12, 1897. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 2nd District, 1926, 1927; candidate for New York state attorney general, 1934; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940; major in the U.S. Army during World War II; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1947-50; died in office 1950. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; American Legion. Died, from a heart attack, in Patterson, Putnam County, N.Y., August 28, 1950 (age 53 years, 197 days). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William F. Powers and Elizabeth (Neidig) Powers; married, October 24, 1925, to Anita L. Bawo.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Clinton Cemetery
    Irvington, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Joseph Emmet Haynes (1827-1897) — also known as Joseph E. Haynes; "Picnic Joe" — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Westford, Otsego County, N.Y., July 31, 1827. Democrat. School teacher and principal; mayor of Newark, N.J., 1884-94; postmaster at Newark, N.J., 1895-97. Died December 6, 1897 (age 70 years, 128 days). Interment at Clinton Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Amos J. Cummings Amos Jay Cummings (1841-1902) — also known as Amos J. Cummings — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Conklin, Broome County, N.Y., May 15, 1841. Democrat. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; newspaper work; U.S. Representative from New York, 1887-89, 1889-94, 1895-1902 (6th District 1887-89, 9th District 1889-93, 11th District 1893-94, 10th District 1895-1902); defeated, 1894; died in office 1902; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1892, 1896. Received Medal of Honor in 1894 for action at Salem Heights, Va., May 4, 1863. Died in Baltimore, Md., May 2, 1902 (age 60 years, 352 days). Interment at Clinton Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Image source: The Parties and The Men (1896)
      Edward Richard Folsom (1874-1923) — also known as Edward R. Folsom — of Irvington, Essex County, N.J. Born in North Urbana, Steuben County, N.Y., September 18, 1874. Charged, in 1894, of forging checks, bank robbery, and arson; pleaded guilty to two charges; sentenced to ten years in prison; pardoned and released in September 1897; coal dealer; mayor of Irvington, N.J., 1923; died in office 1923. Blackmailers threatening to expose his criminal past extorted money from him until he was nearly penniless; killed himself by an overdose of sedative, in Irvington, Essex County, N.J., September 26, 1923 (age 49 years, 8 days). Interment at Clinton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Frederick Lewis Folsom (1846-1921) and Martha (Layton) Folsom; married to Sara Elizabeth Keeler (1876-1958).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    St. Stephens Episcopal Cemetery
    Millburn, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Israel Dodd Condit (1802-1897) — also known as Israel D. Condit — of Millburn, Essex County, N.J. Born in Orange, Essex County, N.J., July 9, 1802. Hat manufacturer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1867. Episcopalian. Died in Millburn, Essex County, N.J., January 29, 1897 (age 94 years, 204 days). Interment at St. Stephens Episcopal Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Condit (1766-1803) and Mary (Dodd) Condit (1768-1841); married to Caroline Eaglesfield (1805-1887); first cousin twice removed of Silas Condict; second cousin once removed of John Condit (1755-1834), Smith Thompson and Lewis Condict; third cousin of Silas Condit, Jacob Livingston Sutherland, Gilbert Livingston Thompson and Alfred Henry Condict; third cousin once removed of Augustus William Cutler, Albert Pierson Condit, Amzi Condit, Elias Mulford Condit, George Ezra DeCamp and Fillmore Condit; third cousin twice removed of Guy Vernor Henry and Mary Mather Hooker; fourth cousin of Simeon Harrison; fourth cousin once removed of Jacob Clark Pike (1854-1928).
      Political families: Pike family of Lubec, Maine; Condit family of Orange, New Jersey; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Unknown Location
    Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Alexander J. Matturri (1913-1992) — also known as Alex Matturri; "Mr. Clean" — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., November 24, 1913. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1952; member of New Jersey state senate District 11, 1968-71; candidate for mayor of Newark, N.J., 1970; superior court judge in New Jersey, 1977-83. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Died in Boynton Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla., January 14, 1992 (age 78 years, 51 days). Interment somewhere.


    Fairmount Cemetery
    620 Central Avenue
    Newark, Essex County, New Jersey
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Henry Meade Doremus (1851-1921) — also known as Henry M. Doremus — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Morris County, N.J., May 23, 1851. Republican. Building contractor; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1885-86; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1888, 1904, 1916, 1920; Essex County Sheriff, 1897-99; mayor of Newark, N.J., 1903-06. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., January 16, 1921 (age 69 years, 238 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Peter G. Doremus and Susanah Doremus; married, September 22, 1875, to Phoebe G. Baldwin (1856-1933).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Henry Frederick Fiedler (1847-1919) — also known as William H. F. Fiedler — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., August 25, 1847. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1878-79, 1882; mayor of Newark, N.J., 1880-82; defeated, 1904; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 6th District, 1883-85; postmaster; real estate business. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., January 1, 1919 (age 71 years, 129 days). Entombed at Fairmount Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      James Fairman Fielder (1867-1954) — also known as James F. Fielder — of Hudson County, N.J.; Montclair, Essex County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., February 26, 1867. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1903-04; member of New Jersey state senate from Hudson County, 1908-13; Governor of New Jersey, 1913, 1914-17; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1916; vice-chancellor of New Jersey court of chancery, 1919-46. Episcopalian or Congregationalist. Dutch and English ancestry. Died, from a heart condition, in Mountainside Hospital, Montclair, Essex County, N.J., December 2, 1954 (age 87 years, 279 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Fairmount Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Eleanor A. (Brinkerhoff) Fielder and George Bragg Fielder (1842-1906); married, June 5, 1895, to Mabel Crowell Miller (1874-1953); nephew of William Brinkerhoff; grandson of James F. Fielder.
      Political family: Fielder family of Jersey City, New Jersey.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Frederick Reimold Lehlbach (1876-1937) — also known as Frederick R. Lehlbach — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 31, 1876. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1903-05; U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1915-37 (10th District 1915-33, 12th District 1933-37); delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1924, 1928. Died August 4, 1937 (age 61 years, 185 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery.
      Relatives: Nephew of Herman Lehlbach (1845-1904).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Fred Allan Hartley, Jr. (1902-1969) — also known as Fred A. Hartley, Jr. — of Kearny, Hudson County, N.J.; Pittstown, Hunterdon County, N.J. Born in Harrison, Hudson County, N.J., February 22, 1902. Republican. U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1929-49 (8th District 1929-33, 10th District 1933-49); candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1954. Protestant. Co-sponsor of the Taft-Hartley Act of 1946. Died in Linwood, Atlantic County, N.J., May 11, 1969 (age 67 years, 78 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Fred Allan Hartley and Frances Alice Hartley; married, January 30, 1921, to Hazel Lorraine Roemer.
      Epitaph: "A Devoted Servant of God, Country, Man."
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Herman Lehlbach (1845-1904) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Germany, July 3, 1845. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1884; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 6th District, 1885-91; Essex County Sheriff, 1893-96. Died January 11, 1904 (age 58 years, 192 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery.
      Relatives: Uncle of Frederick Reimold Lehlbach (1876-1937).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Peter Angelo Cavicchia (1879-1967) — also known as Peter A. Cavicchia — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Italy, May 22, 1879. Republican. Lawyer; law professor; U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1931-37 (9th District 1931-33, 11th District 1933-37). Presbyterian. Italian ancestry. Member, Elks; Moose; Eagles; Freemasons; Sons of Italy. Died in Belleville, Essex County, N.J., September 11, 1967 (age 88 years, 112 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Dominic Cavicchia and Maria Josephine (Lombardi) Cavicchia; married, December 15, 1909, to Annabella Auger (died 1936); married to Elsie Del Negro.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Thomas Dunn English (1819-1902) — also known as Thomas D. English — of Bergen County, N.J. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., June 29, 1819. Democrat. Physician; songwriter; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1863-64; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 6th District, 1891-95. Died April 1, 1902 (age 82 years, 276 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery.
      Epitaph: "Author + Editor, Lawyer + Physician, Soldier + Statesman, Author of 'Ben Bolt'."
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Le Gage Pratt (1852-1911) — of East Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in Massachusetts, December 14, 1852. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 8th District, 1907-09. Died March 9, 1911 (age 58 years, 85 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


    First Presbyterian Church Cemetery
    Newark, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Thomas Ward (c.1759-1842) — of New Jersey. Born in New Jersey, about 1759. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state legislature, 1790; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 1st District, 1813-17. Died in 1842 (age about 83 years). Interment at First Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      William Burnet Kinney (1799-1880) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Morris County, N.J., September 4, 1799. Whig. Newspaper editor; delegate to Whig National Convention from New Jersey, 1844; U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Sardinia, 1850-53. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 21, 1880 (age 81 years, 47 days). Interment at First Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Abraham Kinney and Hannah (Burnet) Kinney; married, September 15, 1820, to Mary Chandler (died 1841); married, November 16, 1841, to Elizabeth (Dodge) Clementine; grandfather of William Burnet Kinney (1871-?).
      Political family: Kinney-Murphy family of Newark, New Jersey.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Thomas M. Woodruff (1804-1855) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in New Jersey, 1804. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1845-47. Died in 1855 (age about 51 years). Interment at First Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Silas Condit (1778-1861) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Orange, Essex County, N.J., August 18, 1778. U.S. Representative from New Jersey at-large, 1831-33. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., November 29, 1861 (age 83 years, 103 days). Interment at First Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Condit and Abigail (Halsey) Condit (1760-1784); fourth great-grandson of Robert Treat; first cousin once removed of Albert Pierson Condit and Amzi Condit; first cousin twice removed of Silas Condict (1738-1801); second cousin once removed of Lewis Condict and Elias Mulford Condit; third cousin of Israel Dodd Condit and Alfred Henry Condict; third cousin once removed of Augustus William Cutler and Fillmore Condit; third cousin twice removed of Simeon Harrison Rollinson; third cousin thrice removed of Perry Amherst Carpenter; fourth cousin of Simeon Harrison; fourth cousin once removed of Henry Waggaman Edwards and Aurelius Buckingham.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family; Condit family of Orange, New Jersey (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    First Presbyterian Churchyard
    Newark, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      William Burnet (1730-1791) — of New Jersey. Born in Elizabethtown, Essex County (now Elizabeth, Union County), N.J., December 13, 1730. Physician; served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; Delegate to Continental Congress from New Jersey, 1780; county judge in New Jersey, 1785. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., October 7, 1791 (age 60 years, 298 days). Interment at First Presbyterian Churchyard.
      Relatives: Married to Mary Camp (1731-1781) and Gertrude (Gouverneur) Rutgers; father of Jacob Burnet and David Gouverneur Burnet (1788-1870).
      Political family: Burnet family of Newark, New Jersey.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article


    Mt. Olivet Cemetery
    Newark, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles P. Gillen (1876-1956) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J.; North Arlington, Bergen County, N.J. Born in County Roscommon, Ireland, August 6, 1876. Democrat. Real estate business; mayor of Newark, N.J., 1917-21; candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1928; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1932; delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large; elected 1933. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus; Elks; Eagles. Died in New Jersey, June 30, 1956 (age 79 years, 329 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Gillen and Mary A. (Conry) Gillen; married 1923 to Margaret Carey.
      See also Wikipedia article
      John Thomas Dunn (1838-1907) — also known as John T. Dunn — of Union County, N.J. Born in Tipperary, Ireland, June 4, 1838. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Union County, 1879-82; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 8th District, 1893-95. Died in Elizabeth, Union County, N.J., February 22, 1907 (age 68 years, 263 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
    375 Broadway
    Newark, Essex County, New Jersey
    Founded 1844
    Listed in National Register of Historic Places, 1988
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
    Frederick T. Frelinghuysen Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen (1817-1885) — also known as Frederick T. Frelinghuysen — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Millstone, Somerset County, N.J., August 4, 1817. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1860; New Jersey state attorney general, 1861-66; defeated, 1857; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1866-69, 1871-77; U.S. Secretary of State, 1881-85. Dutch Reformed. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., May 20, 1885 (age 67 years, 289 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Frederick Frelinghuysen (1788-1820) and Jane (DuMont) Frelinghuysen (1791-1875); married to Matilda Elizabeth Griswold (1817-1889); father of Frederick Frelinghuysen (1848-1924) and Sarah Helen Frelinghuysen (1856-1939; who married John Davis); nephew of Theodore Frelinghuysen; grandson of Frederick Frelinghuysen (1753-1804); grandfather of Mathilda Elizabeth Frelinghuysen 'Bessie' Davis (daughter-in-law of Henry Cabot Lodge) and Peter Hood Ballantine Frelinghuysen; great-grandfather of Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr., John Davis Lodge, Peter Hood Ballantine Frelinghuysen, Jr. and Henry Osborne Havemeyer Frelinghuysen; second great-grandfather of George Cabot Lodge and Rodney P. Frelinghuysen (1946-); first cousin once removed of Joseph Sherman Frelinghuysen.
      Political family: Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Life and Work of James G. Blaine (1893)
      George Opdyke (1805-1880) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Hunterdon County, N.J., December 7, 1805. Republican. Clothing manufacturer and merchant; banker; member of New York state assembly from New York County 14th District, 1859; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1862-64. Christian Reformed. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., June 12, 1880 (age 74 years, 188 days). Entombed at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Pennington (1796-1862) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in New Jersey, May 4, 1796. Lawyer; Governor of New Jersey, 1837-43; chancellor of New Jersey court of chancery, 1837-43; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 1859-61; Speaker of the U.S. House, 1860-61. Died February 16, 1862 (age 65 years, 288 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Sanford Pennington (1757-1826); cousin *** of Alexander Cumming McWhorter Pennington.
      Political family: Pennington family of Newark, New Jersey.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Theodore Runyon (1822-1896) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Somerville, Somerset County, N.J., October 25, 1822. Democrat. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1860; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1864; mayor of Newark, N.J., 1864-66; candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1865; chancellor of New Jersey court of chancery, 1873-87; U.S. Minister to Germany, 1893; U.S. Ambassador to Germany, 1893-96, died in office 1896. French Huguenot ancestry. Died, of heart failure, in Berlin, Germany, January 27, 1896 (age 73 years, 94 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Clementine Bruen (1843-1921).
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Wright (1794-1866) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Clarksville, Rockland County, N.Y., November 13, 1794. Democrat. Mayor of Newark, N.J., 1841-43; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 1843-47; president, Morris and Essex Railroad, 1843-66; candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1847; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1853-59, 1863-66; died in office 1866; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1860. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., November 1, 1866 (age 71 years, 353 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Wright (1754-1808) and Hannah (Dusenbury) Wright; married 1819 to Minerva Peet (1795-1882); great-grandfather of Jerauld Wright (1898-1995).
      Political family: Mason family of Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Thomas Baldwin Peddie (1808-1889) — also known as Thomas B. Peddie — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, February 11, 1808. Republican. Banker; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1864-65; mayor of Newark, N.J., 1866-70; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 6th District, 1877-79. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., February 16, 1889 (age 81 years, 5 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Nehemiah Perry (1816-1881) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Conn., March 30, 1816. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1855-56; Speaker of the New Jersey State House of Assembly, 1856; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 1861-65; mayor of Newark, N.J., 1874-76. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., November 1, 1881 (age 65 years, 216 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Coerten Hornblower (1777-1864) — also known as Joseph C. Hornblower — of Belleville, Essex County, N.J. Born in Belleville, Essex County, N.J., May 6, 1777. Republican. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1820; chief justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1832-46; delegate to New Jersey state constitutional convention, 1844; law professor; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1856 (Convention Vice-President). Died in Belleville, Essex County, N.J., June 11, 1864 (age 87 years, 36 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Josiah Hornblower and Elizabeth (Kingsland) Hornblower; married, April 9, 1803, to Mary Burnet (died 1836); married, March 9, 1840, to Mary Ann Kinney; father of Harriette Burnet Hornblower (1810-1868; who married Lewis Bartholomew Woodruff), Mary Hornblower (1816-1896; who married Joseph Philo Bradley) and William Henry Hornblower; grandfather of William Butler Hornblower (1851-1914).
      Political family: Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Marcus Lawrence Ward (1812-1884) — also known as Marcus L. Ward — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in New Jersey, November 9, 1812. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1860; speaker, 1868; Governor of New Jersey, 1866-69; member of Republican National Committee from New Jersey, 1866-68; Chairman of Republican National Committee, 1866-68; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 6th District, 1873-75. Died April 25, 1884 (age 71 years, 168 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    John F. Dryden John Fairfield Dryden (1839-1911) — also known as John F. Dryden — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Temple, Franklin County, Maine, August 7, 1839. Republican. Founder and president, Prudential Insurance Company of America; director, U.S. Steel Corporation; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1896, 1900; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1902-07; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1904. Presbyterian. Died, from pneumonia two weeks after surgery to remove gallstones, in Newark, Essex County, N.J., November 24, 1911 (age 72 years, 109 days). Entombed at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Fairfield Dryden and Elizabeth (Butterfield) Dryden; married 1864 to Cynthia Jennings Fairchild; grandfather of John Dryden Kuser; great-grandfather of Anthony Dryden Marshall (1924-2014).
      Political family: Dryden-Marshall family of New York City, New York.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, March 1902
    Franklin Murphy Franklin Murphy (1846-1920) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., January 3, 1846. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; varnish manufacturer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1885; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1900, 1904; Governor of New Jersey, 1902-05; member of Republican National Committee from New Jersey, 1904-12; candidate for Republican nomination for Vice President, 1908. Member, Sons of the American Revolution. Died in Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla., February 24, 1920 (age 74 years, 52 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery; statue erected 1925 at Weequhaic Park.
      Relatives: Father of Helen M. Murphy (who married William Burnet Kinney (1871-?)).
      Political family: Kinney-Murphy family of Newark, New Jersey.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, December 1901
      Joseph Philo Bradley (1813-1892) — also known as Joseph P. Bradley — Born in Berne, Albany County, N.Y., March 14, 1813. Lawyer; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1870-92; died in office 1892. Christian Reformed. As the only politically independent member of the Electoral Commission to settle the disputed 1876 presidential election, he cast the deciding vote to award all of the disputed electoral votes to the Republican candidate, Rutheford B. Hayes. Died in Washington, D.C., January 22, 1892 (age 78 years, 314 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Philo Bradley and Mercy (Gardiner) Bradley; married, October 23, 1844, to Mary Hornblower (1816-1896; daughter of Joseph Coerten Hornblower; sister-in-law of Lewis Bartholomew Woodruff; sister of William Henry Hornblower; aunt of William Butler Hornblower (1851-1914); granddaughter of Josiah Hornblower); grandfather of Joseph Gardner Bradley.
      Political family: Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Bonnell Ward (1879-1946) — also known as Charles B. Ward — of DeBruce, Sullivan County, N.Y. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., April 27, 1879. Republican. Newspaper editor; banker; U.S. Representative from New York 27th District, 1915-25; defeated, 1912. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Died in 1946 (age about 67 years). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Elias Sayre Ward and Anna Dickerson (Bonnell) Ward; married, December 11, 1905, to Annchen Katherin Heller.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      George Armstrong Halsey (1827-1894) — also known as George A. Halsey — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Springfield, Union County, N.J., December 7, 1827. Republican. Leather business; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1861-62; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 1867-69, 1871-73; candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1874; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1888. Member, Union League. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., April 1, 1894 (age 66 years, 115 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Halsey.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Augustus Albert Hardenbergh (1830-1889) — also known as Augustus A. Hardenbergh — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in New Brunswick, Middlesex County, N.J., May 18, 1830. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1854; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 7th District, 1875-79, 1881-83. Died October 5, 1889 (age 59 years, 140 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Andrew Kirkpatrick (1844-1904) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Washington, D.C., October 8, 1844. Lawyer; common pleas court judge in New Jersey, 1885-96; U.S. District Judge for New Jersey, 1896-1904; died in office 1904. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., May 3, 1904 (age 59 years, 208 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Bayard Kirkpatrick (1795-1864); nephew of Littleton Kirkpatrick; grandson of Andrew Kirkpatrick; great-grandson of John Bubenheim Bayard; fourth great-grandnephew of Nicholas Bayard (1644?-1707); fifth great-grandnephew of Pieter Stuyvesant; first cousin twice removed of James Asheton Bayard, Sr.; second cousin once removed of Richard Henry Bayard (1796-1868) and James Asheton Bayard, Jr.; second cousin four times removed of Stephanus Bayard; third cousin of Thomas Francis Bayard, Sr.; third cousin once removed of Thomas Francis Bayard, Jr.; third cousin twice removed of Thomas Francis Bayard III and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard; third cousin thrice removed of Nicholas Bayard (1736-1802) and Richard Henry Bayard (1949?-).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Alexander Cumming McWhorter Pennington (1810-1867) — also known as Alexander C. M. Pennington — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in New Jersey, October 25, 1810. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1837-38; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 1853-57. Died January 25, 1867 (age 56 years, 92 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Cousin *** of William Pennington (1796-1862).
      Political family: Pennington family of Newark, New Jersey.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Frederick Halstead Teese (1823-1894) — also known as Frederick H. Teese — of Essex County, N.J. Born in New Jersey, October 21, 1823. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1860-61; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 6th District, 1875-77. Died January 7, 1894 (age 70 years, 78 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edward Winthrop Gray (1870-1942) — also known as Edward W. Gray — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., August 18, 1870. Republican. Newspaper reporter; newspaper publisher; secretary of New Jersey Republican Party, 1908-13; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 8th District, 1915-19; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1918, 1928. Dutch Reformed. Member, Freemasons. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., June 10, 1942 (age 71 years, 296 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edward Gray and Elizabeth (Beggs) Gray; married, September 29, 1898, to Altha R. Hay.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      George B. Swain (1835-1901) — of New Jersey. Born in 1835. New Jersey state treasurer, 1899-1901; died in office 1901. Died December 25, 1901 (age about 66 years). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Livingston Farrand (1867-1939) — of Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y.; Brewster, Putnam County, N.Y. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., June 14, 1867. Physician; anthropologist; psychologist; university professor; president, University of Colorado, 1914-19; chairman, Central Committee of the American Red Cross, 1919-21; president, Cornell University, 1921-37; elected (Wet) delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment 1933, but did not serve. French Huguenot ancestry. Member, American Public Health Association; American Psychological Association. Died, of pneumonia, in New York Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., November 8, 1939 (age 72 years, 147 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Ashbel Farrand and Louise (Wilson) Farrand; married, February 1, 1901, to Margaret K. Carleton.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      J. Henry Bacheller (1869-1939) — also known as Harry Bacheller — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., February 1, 1869. President, Fidelity Union Trust Co.; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1900-02; member of New Jersey state senate from Essex County, 1903-05. Baptist. English, Scottish, and French Huguenot ancestry. Member, Freemasons. Died, of heart disease, in Newark, Essex County, N.J., December 12, 1939 (age 70 years, 314 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Frederick Frelinghuysen (1848-1924) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., September 30, 1848. Republican. Insurance executive; candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1912. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., January 1, 1924 (age 75 years, 93 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Matilda Elizabeth (Griswold) Frelinghuysen (1817-1889) and Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen; married, July 23, 1902, to Estelle Burnet Kinney (1868-1931); uncle of Peter Hood Ballantine Frelinghuysen; grandnephew of Theodore Frelinghuysen; granduncle of Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr., John Davis Lodge, Peter Hood Ballantine Frelinghuysen, Jr. and Henry Osborne Havemeyer Frelinghuysen; great-grandson of Frederick Frelinghuysen; great-granduncle of George Cabot Lodge (1927-) and Rodney P. Frelinghuysen; second cousin of Joseph Sherman Frelinghuysen.
      Political families: Winthrop-Hamlin family of Massachusetts and Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Davis family; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Weequhaic Park
    Newark, Essex County, New Jersey

    Politicians who have monuments here:
    Franklin Murphy Franklin Murphy (1846-1920) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., January 3, 1846. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; varnish manufacturer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1885; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1900, 1904; Governor of New Jersey, 1902-05; member of Republican National Committee from New Jersey, 1904-12; candidate for Republican nomination for Vice President, 1908. Member, Sons of the American Revolution. Died in Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla., February 24, 1920 (age 74 years, 52 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery; statue erected 1925 at Weequhaic Park.
      Relatives: Father of Helen M. Murphy (who married William Burnet Kinney (1871-?)).
      Political family: Kinney-Murphy family of Newark, New Jersey.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, December 1901


    First Presbyterian Churchyard
    420 Main Street
    Orange, Essex County, New Jersey
    Founded 1723
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      John Condit (1755-1834) — of Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in Orange, Essex County, N.J., July 8, 1755. Democrat. Physician; surgeon; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1788-89; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 1st District, 1799-1803, 1819; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1803-09, 1809-17. Died in Orange, Essex County, N.J., May 4, 1834 (age 78 years, 300 days). Interment at First Presbyterian Churchyard.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Condit (1729-1776) and Mary (Smith) Condit (1733-1770); married 1776 to Abigail Halsey (1760-1784); married 1785 to Rhoda Halsey (1763-1834); father of Silas Condit; granduncle of Albert Pierson Condit and Amzi Condit; third great-grandson of Robert Treat; first cousin once removed of Silas Condict (1738-1801); first cousin twice removed of Elias Mulford Condit; second cousin of Lewis Condict; second cousin once removed of Israel Dodd Condit and Alfred Henry Condict; second cousin twice removed of Augustus William Cutler and Fillmore Condit; second cousin thrice removed of Simeon Harrison Rollinson; second cousin four times removed of Perry Amherst Carpenter; third cousin once removed of Simeon Harrison; third cousin thrice removed of Wallace Bruce Crumb; fourth cousin of Henry Waggaman Edwards and Aurelius Buckingham; fourth cousin once removed of Philip Frisbee, Philo Beecher Buckingham, Alanson B. Treat, Charles M. Hotchkiss and David Leroy Treat.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family; Condit family of Orange, New Jersey (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Old Burying Ground
    Orange, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      Isaac Pierson (1770-1833) — of Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in Orange, Essex County, N.J., August 15, 1770. U.S. Representative from New Jersey at-large, 1827-31. Died in Orange, Essex County, N.J., September 22, 1833 (age 63 years, 38 days). Original interment at Old Burying Ground; reinterment in 1840 at Rosedale Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Matthias Pierson (1734-1809) and Phebe (Nutman) Pierson (1742-1826); married, December 29, 1795, to Nancy Crane (1775-1841); grandfather of Albert Pierson Condit (1829-1901).
      Political families: Condit family of Orange, New Jersey; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Rosedale Cemetery
    367 Washington Street
    Orange, Essex County, New Jersey
    Founded 1840
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Edison (1890-1969) — of West Orange, Essex County, N.J.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in West Orange, Essex County, N.J., August 3, 1890. Democrat. U.S. Secretary of the Navy, 1940; Governor of New Jersey, 1941-44. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Delta Psi; Newcomen Society. Died, of heart failure, in the Harkness Pavilion of the Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., July 31, 1969 (age 78 years, 362 days). Interment at Rosedale Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931; inventor) and Mina (Miller) Edison (1865-1947); married, March 27, 1918, to Carolyn Hawkins (died 1963).
      Cross-reference: Sido L. Ridolfi
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Hallett C. Johnson (1888-1968) — also known as Francis Hallett Johnson — of South Orange, Essex County, N.J.; Princeton, Mercer County, N.J. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 26, 1888. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul General in Stockholm, as of 1938; U.S. Ambassador to Costa Rica, 1944-47. Episcopalian. Member, Society of Colonial Wars; Sons of the American Revolution; Delta Psi. Died, in Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., August 11, 1968 (age 79 years, 259 days). Interment at Rosedale Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jeremiah Augustus Johnson (1836-1912) and Frances Valeda 'Fannie' (Matthews) Johnson; married, May 20, 1920, to Katherine Elizabeth Steward (1889-1969; niece of Robert Livingston Beeckman); father of Hallett Johnson, Jr. (son-in-law of Jay Cooke (1897-1963)).
      Political family: Cooke family of Ohio and Pennsylvania (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      William Halsted Wiley (1842-1925) — also known as William H. Wiley — of East Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., July 10, 1842. Republican. Major in the Union Army during the Civil War; engineer; publisher of scientific works; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 8th District, 1903-07, 1909-11. Member, Loyal Legion. Died in 1925 (age about 82 years). Interment at Rosedale Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Wiley and Elizabeth B. Wiley; married, June 1, 1870, to Joanna King Clarke.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Isaac Pierson (1770-1833) — of Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in Orange, Essex County, N.J., August 15, 1770. U.S. Representative from New Jersey at-large, 1827-31. Died in Orange, Essex County, N.J., September 22, 1833 (age 63 years, 38 days). Original interment at Old Burying Ground; reinterment in 1840 at Rosedale Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Matthias Pierson (1734-1809) and Phebe (Nutman) Pierson (1742-1826); married, December 29, 1795, to Nancy Crane (1775-1841); grandfather of Albert Pierson Condit (1829-1901).
      Political families: Condit family of Orange, New Jersey; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William A. Wachenfeld (1889-1969) — of Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in Orange, Essex County, N.J., February 24, 1889. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1940; associate justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1946-59. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Kappa Sigma. Died April 22, 1969 (age 80 years, 57 days). Interment at Rosedale Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Wachenfeld and Elisa (Baumann) Wachenfeld; married, February 26, 1925, to Anne Gilmour Weir.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Lauris Blake, Jr. (1831-1899) — also known as John L. Blake — of Essex County, N.J. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 25, 1831. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1857; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1876; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 6th District, 1879-81. Died in West Orange, Essex County, N.J., October 10, 1899 (age 68 years, 199 days). Interment at Rosedale Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Simeon H. Rollinson Simeon Harrison Rollinson (1870-1935) — also known as Simeon H. Rollinson — of West Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in West Orange, Essex County, N.J., December 31, 1870. Democrat. Lawyer; banker; candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly, 1898; mayor of West Orange, N.J., 1922-34. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Died in West Orange, Essex County, N.J., February 13, 1935 (age 64 years, 44 days). Interment at Rosedale Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Osborn Rollinson (1830-1931) and Abbe Maria (Harrison) Rollinson (1835-1892); married, June 4, 1904, to Ruth Magne Small (1877-1962); grandson of Simeon Harrison; sixth great-grandson of Robert Treat; second cousin thrice removed of John Condit; second cousin four times removed of Silas Condict (1738-1801); third cousin twice removed of Silas Condit; third cousin thrice removed of Lewis Condict and Henry Waggaman Edwards; fourth cousin once removed of Albert Pierson Condit, Elias Mulford Condit and Perry Amherst Carpenter.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family; Condit family of Orange, New Jersey (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: New York Times, February 14, 1935
      Austen Colgate (1863-1927) — of Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in Orange, Essex County, N.J., August 12, 1863. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1906, 1908-09; member of New Jersey state senate from Essex County, 1912-16; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1920 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1924. Member, Freemasons. Died September 5, 1927 (age 64 years, 24 days). Interment at Rosedale Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Colgate and Elizabeth Colgate.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Albert Pierson Condit (1829-1901) — also known as Albert P. Condit — of East Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in Orange, Essex County, N.J., December 10, 1829. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1866-67, 1871. Died in Orange, Essex County, N.J., December 14, 1901 (age 72 years, 4 days). Interment at Rosedale Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Stephen Condit (1791-1835) and Phebe Stockton (Pierson) Condit (1801-1877); grandson of Isaac Pierson; grandnephew of John Condit; fifth great-grandson of Robert Treat; first cousin once removed of Silas Condit; first cousin thrice removed of Silas Condict (1738-1801); second cousin of Amzi Condit and Elias Mulford Condit; second cousin twice removed of Lewis Condict; second cousin thrice removed of Aaron Kitchell; third cousin once removed of Israel Dodd Condit and Alfred Henry Condict; fourth cousin of Simeon Harrison, Augustus William Cutler and Fillmore Condit; fourth cousin once removed of Simeon Harrison Rollinson.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family; Condit family of Orange, New Jersey (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      George John Seabury (1844-1909) — also known as George J. Seabury — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born November 10, 1844. Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1908; Presidential Elector for New York, 1908. Died February 13, 1909 (age 64 years, 95 days). Interment at Rosedale Cemetery.
      Hayward Augustus Harvey (1870-1914) — also known as Hayward A. Harvey — of Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in Orange, Essex County, N.J., November 3, 1870. Republican. Steel manufacturer; mining business; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1896. Presbyterian. Killed by self-inflicted gunshot, in the Lackawanna Railroad station, Orange, Essex County, N.J., February 25, 1914 (age 43 years, 114 days). Interment at Rosedale Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Hayward A. Harvey; married to Maude E. Prindle (1877-1934).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    St. John's Cemetery
    Orange, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Daniel Francis Minahan (1877-1947) — also known as Daniel F. Minahan — of Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in Springfield, Clark County, Ohio, August 8, 1877. Democrat. Mayor of Orange, N.J., 1914-19; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 9th District, 1919-21, 1923-25; defeated, 1920, 1924; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1928. Died April 29, 1947 (age 69 years, 264 days). Interment at St. John's Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    St. Mark's Episcopal Cemetery
    Orange, Essex County, New Jersey
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Simeon Harrison (1804-1872) — of Essex County, N.J. Born in Orange, Essex County, N.J., February 17, 1804. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1858. Died in South Orange, Essex County, N.J., March 26, 1872 (age 68 years, 38 days). Interment at St. Mark's Episcopal Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Keturah (Crane) Harrison (1769-1855) and Caleb Harrison (1771-1854); married 1834 to Abigail Maria Condit (1810-1835); grandfather of Simeon Harrison Rollinson; second cousin twice removed of Silas Condict (1738-1801); third cousin once removed of John Condit, Lewis Condict, Henry Waggaman Edwards and Elias Mulford Condit; fourth cousin of Silas Condit, Israel Dodd Condit, Alfred Henry Condict and Albert Pierson Condit; fourth cousin once removed of Augustus William Cutler, Amzi Condit and Fillmore Condit.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family; Condit family of Orange, New Jersey (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Mt. Hebron Cemetery
    851 Valley Road
    Upper Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Albert Wahl Hawkes (1878-1971) — also known as Albert W. Hawkes — of Montclair, Essex County, N.J. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., November 20, 1878. Republican. Business executive; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1943-49; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1944. Episcopalian. Member, Kiwanis; Sons of the American Revolution; Newcomen Society; Union League. Died in Palm Desert, Riverside County, Calif., May 9, 1971 (age 92 years, 170 days). Interment at Mt. Hebron Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Moses A. Hawkes and Louise Restieaux (Starrett) Hawkes; married, May 15, 1901, to Frances Olive Whitfield (1876-1960); father of Albert Whitfield Hawkes (1906-1943; major, U.S. Army Medical Corps, died of typhus in the South Pacific during World War II).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Unknown Location
    West Orange, Essex County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles E. Lobdell, Sr. (1861-1949) — of Kansas. Born in Osawatomie, Miami County, Kan., September 21, 1861. Member of Kansas state house of representatives, 1893-99; Speaker of the Kansas State House of Representatives, 1895-97; district judge in Kansas 33rd District, 1902-11. Died in Allendale, Bergen County, N.J., January 29, 1949 (age 87 years, 130 days). Interment somewhere.


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