Place:Old Burying Ground, Newark, Essex, New Jersey, United States

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NameOld Burying Ground
TypeCemetery
Coordinates40.735503°N 74.17248°W
Located inNewark, Essex, New Jersey, United States
Also located inEssex, New Jersey, United States    
See alsoFairmount Cemetery, Newark, Essex, New Jersey, United States

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Originally containing the remains of the first settlers of Newark and their decendents, the Old Burying Ground received few burials after the early 1800s. In 1890 the remains were removed to Newark's Fairmount Cemetery and placed in a crypt now marked by a statue honoring the city's founders.
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