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Princeton Cemetery, Princeton

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Princeton Cemetery is located in Princeton, New Jersey. It is owned by the Nassau Presbyterian Church. John F. Hageman in his 1878 history of Princeton, New Jersey refers to the cemetery as: "The Westminster Abbey of the United States."
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  • Find the maps that are at the main entrance on Greenview Ave. to help you find the most notable graves. 
  • We decided to take our own little tour of the cemetery and really enjoyed the experience. We weren't looking for anyone in particular but found a lot of stories and in this cemetery. It was great to s...  more »
  • On the day I went was raining, so we are not enjoyed much of the cemetery, but we believe that it is a mandatory stop if you're going to Princeton.
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  • Pretty solid selection of dead people. Not creepy tho
  • Some incredible names dotted around the place
  • How to find Aaron Burr's resting place? He is on the side closer to the Princeton Library building. He is in a fenced (short) group reserved for President of Princeton University. His father was one.
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  • It's a beautiful place except I can't get in