Old Broad Street Presbyterian Church Cemetery

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Old Broad Street Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Old Broad Street Presbyterian Church and Cemetery is a historic church on Broad (New Jersey Route 49) and Lawrence Streets in Bridgeton, New Jersey. It was built in 1792 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1974. The church and cemetery are also listed on both the New Jersey Register (ID #1029, since 1973)

Notable burials
  • Ebenezer Elmer (1752–1843), represented New Jersey in the United States House of Representatives from 1801-1807.
  • Jonathan Elmer (1745–1817), represented New Jersey in the United States Senate from 1789-1791.
  • Lucius Elmer (1793–1883), represented New Jersey's 1st congressional district from 1843-1845.
  • James G. Hampton (1814–1861), represented New Jersey's 1st congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1845 to 1849.
  • John T. Nixon (1820–1889), represented New Jersey's 1st congressional district from 1859 to 1863.
  • Elias P. Seeley (1791–1846), 11th Governor of New Jersey, serving in 1833.
  • William G. Whiteley (1819–1886), represented Delaware in the United States House of Representatives from 1857 to 1861.
  • Joseph Archibald Clark (1822–1914), one of the founders of Cumberland Glass Mfg. Co.
  • Clement Waters Shoemaker (1848–1914), one of the founders of Cumberland Glass Mfg. Co. and generous philanthropist.
  • Hessian soldier from the Revolutionary war