First Presbyterian Church Cemetery

South side and in the rear of the First Presbyterian Church

Photos - If you have any photos of this cemeterery please email me.

July 6, 1875 Newark Daily Advertiser Article

2,000 interments (1886)



Newspaper Articles

October 10, 1909 - Old First Church Burying Ground Shows Many Signs of Neglect
October 24, 1909 - Lot Owners Responsible for Graveyard's Condition


by Frank J. Urquhart
Baker Printing Company 1916

"Other historic burying grounds are that of the present First Presbyterian Church, situated at the south side and on the rear"

I do not know if these internments were also moved to Fairmount Cemetery or if they are still there.