Historic Swayze Cemetery - Hope, NJ

The historic Swayze Cemetery is an important historic site in Northwestern, New Jersey. It was a family burial ground in Hope, New Jersey and is currently being restored by the non-profit, Friends of Swayze. Visitors often come to search for family headstones and trace genealogy research. The first burials date back to the late 1700's.

Tours of the burial ground are given with advanced notice. Please contact Friends of Swayze at info@friendsofswayze.org if you would like a personal tour. 

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Latitude: 40.904047 Longitude: -74.968436 Elevation: 438 ft
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Christine Rusin

Time Period Represented


Visitor Fees (if any)

Donations accepted.

Seasons Open

Spring, Summer, Fall

Accessibility Notes

Grounds are uneven. Visitors should be mobile and agile.

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