Places

  • Cranbury is also known as: Cranbury Township, New Jersey and Middlesex County / Cranbury CDP.

Facts

  • Cranbury has been featured in films like: I.Q. (1994).

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Jeff Applegate (actor).

History

As of the 2010 United States Census, the township population was 3,857. Cranbury CDP is a census-designated place and unincorporated area located within Cranbury Township. Its population was 2,181 as of the 2010 Census. Despite the similarity in the name of the Township and the CDP, the two are not one and the same, as is the case for most paired Township / CDP combinations (i.e., a CDP with the same as the Township). A deed for a sale of land and improvements dated March 1, 1698, is the earliest evidence of buildings constructed in present-day Cranbury. A home in Cranbury was used by Alexander Hamilton and the Marquis de Lafayette as a headquarters during the American Revolutionary War, and they were visited by General George Washington on June 26, 1778. As part of orders issued during the Presidency of George Washington, maps of Cranbury were made showing the presence of a church, a mill and 25 other buildings. During its earliest years, the location was usually spelled as "Cranberry". Rev. Joseph G. Symmes argued in 1857 that the name was spelled improperly and that the suffix "bury" was more...

The official website for the city of Cranbury is http://www.cranburytownship.org/.

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Cranbury Obituaries

It was reported on June 9th, 2011 that Robert G Watson died in Wilmington, Delaware.  Watson was 87 years old and was born in Cranbury, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert G's life.

Cemeteries in Cranbury

Hillside Cemetery

Hillside Cemetery was established as a non-sectarian, non-profit organization in 1886 under the state laws of New Jersey, which carefully guard the rights of lot owners and ensure the safety, permanence and prudent governance of the cemetery.

Marlboro Memorial Cemetery

Marlboro Memorial Park is located on one of the most beautiful pieces of land in the heart of Monmouth County. Founded in 1997, it is one of the newest cemeteries to be approved in New Jersey in over 30 years. More than 2,500 trees and 150 native...

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Brainerd Cemetery
22 S Main St
Cranbury, NJ 08512

Cranbury Cemetery News

MURRAY D. SCHWAB, 83
Funeral services were held under the direction of MOUNT SINAI MEMORIAL CHAPELS, 454 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick. Interment followed at Beth Abraham Cemetery, East Brunswick ... Bridgewater, NJ 08807. MOUNT SINAI MEMORIAL CHAPELS, INC.
http://centraljersey.com/articles/2010/11/08/obituaries/ob_0001198231-01.txt

Mary Jane Fries Liedtke, 88
Interment was private at the convenience of the family in Brainerd Cemetery. Donations may be made in Mary Jane's name to the Cranbury Volunteer Fire Company, 2 South Main Street, Cranbury, NJ 08512 or Cranbury United Methodist Church, 21 North Main Street ...
http://centraljersey.com/articles/2010/10/28/obituaries/ob_0001197658-01.txt

Gerald F. Barlow
in Cranbury, for 27 years ... at the Brigadier General William Doyle Memorial Cemetery, Arneytown. In lieu of flowers, contributions to SolAmor Hospice, 1415 Hooper Ave., Suite 203, Toms River, NJ 08753.
http://www.phillyburbs.com/news/local/obits_detail/article/151/2010/october/31/gerald-f-barlow.html

Brainerd and Westminster Cemeteries Cranbury, New Jersey
Brainerd and Westminster Cemeteries Cranbury, New Jersey General Information Sheet This file contains all recorded burials in the Cranbury Westminster and Brainerd cemeteries through ...
http://www.cranbury.org/history/Cemetery/Cranbury Cemeteries Database General Information.pdf

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Cranbury Presbyterian
First Presbyterian Church of Cranbury, 22 South Main Street, Cranbury NJ - A member of PCUSA, and Monmouth Presbytery
http://www.cranburypres.org/

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