New Jersey, Newark, Woodland Cemetery Records - FamilySearch Historical Records
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New Jersey, Newark, Woodland Cemetery Records, 1895-1980
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|Newark, Essex, New Jersey, |
|Flag of New Jersey|
|Location of Newark, Essex County, New Jersey|
|Location of New Jersey|
|Record Type||Alphabetical Card Index|
|New Jersey Historical Society|
What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]
Alphabetical card index to burials in the Woodland Cemetery, in Newark New Jersey from 1895 to 1980. The index is located at the New Jersey Historical Society. The society also has a collection of internment records, 1855 - 1980.
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The following information may be found in these records:
- Date of death
- Cause of death
- Plot size
- Name of undertaker
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Related Family History Library Holdings[edit | edit source]
- Mount Olivet Cemetery
- Newark. Woodland Cemetery index, 1895-1980
- Essex County, cemetery deeds for Rosedale Cemetery, 1840-1877
- Unfiled veterans' grave registration records
- Veterans' grave registration record, ca. 1776-1979
- Veterans interment record, ca. 1776-1940
- Essex County. Veterans individual grave field report sheets
- Essex County. Veterans burial records, 1863-1923
Related FamilySearch Historical Records Collections[edit | edit source]
- Holy Name Cemetery, Card Index of Interment, 1849-1984.
- Essex County, Superintendent of Soldiers' Burials, 1776-1979.
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