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Once-obscured African American Cemetery Is Here


Once-obscured African American Cemetery Is Here

At least a dozen African Americans were buried here in the 1800s, including a Civil War soldier. The lot was abandoned and overgrown, until Evan Welby cleaned it up as part of his Eagle Scout project. See the Philadelphia Inquirer, 1/2/17 at B1, 6.


Location: Mt. Mariah A.M.E. Church Cemetery , 233 Mt. Holly Bypass , Btw AmeriCycle & Bypass, next to railroad, Hainesport, New Jersey, 08036, United States
Listing Category: African American History, Cemeteries, Graves, Burial Grounds, History
Virtual / Real: Virtual
Created Date: 06-24-2018

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