• Popular neighborhoods in Jersey City include: Powerhouse Arts District, Newport, Exchange Place, Paulus Hook, Western Slope, Croxton, and Bergen Square.

  • Jersey City is also known as: The City of Jersey and Hudson County / Jersey City city.

  • Their current mayor is Mayor Jerramiah Healy, who took office November 12th, 2004.

  • Jersey City tourist attractions include: Ellis Island, Hudson County Courthouse, Liberty Science Center, Loew's Jersey Theatre, and Barrow Mansion.


  • Some of the notable people born here have been: George D. Zamka (astronaut), Al Di Meola (guitarist and musician), Nadine Strossen (professor), Malcolm-Jamal Warner (actor and musician), Jim McGreevey (politician), Bernie Parmalee (american football player and coach), and Louis J. Freeh (judge).

  • Jersey City is home to the following sports teams: Saint Peter's Peacocks men's basketball.


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Located near the termination of the national railroad network, Jersey City was the perfect location for a manufacturing and dock town in the 19th and 20th centuries. In the 1980's Jersey City became "Wall Street West" with the construction of high-rises and the birth of the financial district. It is now one of the largest hubs for banking in the nation.

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Jersey City Obituaries

It was revealed on May 12th, 2016 that Alicia Marguerite Free (Armstrong) perished in Jersey City, New Jersey.  Ms. Free was 52 years old and was born in Amarillo, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Alicia Marguerite's life.

It was revealed by Orange County Register on May 8th, 2016 that Bill Bavia died in Newport Beach, California.  Bavia was 72 years old and was born in Jersey City, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Bill's life.

It was noted on May 3rd, 2016 that James H "Jim" Daley passed away in Hartford, Connecticut.  Daley was 83 years old and was born in Jersey City, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor James H "Jim"'s life.

It was revealed by Tampa Tribune on April 21st, 2016 that Joanne Shapiro (Franklin) died in Tampa, Florida.  Ms. Shapiro was 92 years old and was born in Jersey City, NJ.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Joanne's life.

It was reported by The Herald on April 20th, 2016 that Carole Borerd-Miller (Kauffman) perished in Seattle, Washington.  Ms. Borerd-Miller was 76 years old and was born in Jersey City, NJ.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Carole's life.

It was written by Peoria Journal Star on April 5th, 2016 that Joseph Albert Bello passed away in Trivoli, Illinois.  Bello was 78 years old and was born in Jersey City, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Joseph Albert's life.

It was disclosed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on March 30th, 2016 that Rose Elizabeth Sadowski (Keenan) passed away in Nokomis, Florida.  Ms. Sadowski was 83 years old and was born in Jersey City, NJ.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Rose Elizabeth's life.

It was written by Topeka Capital-Journal on March 27th, 2016 that William Stanley Jr Schultz perished in Topeka, Kansas.  Schultz was 69 years old and was born in Jersey City, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor William Stanley Jr's life.

It was written by Peoria Journal Star on March 14th, 2016 that Robert Richard "Bob" Thornton passed away in Peoria, Illinois.  Thornton was 89 years old and was born in Jersey City, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert Richard "Bob"'s life.

It was written by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on February 28th, 2016 that Paul Father "PJ" McGuire died in Wisconsin.  McGuire was 73 years old and was born in Jersey City, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Paul Father "PJ"'s life.

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Cemeteries in Jersey City

Cemetery of Holy Rood

Over the centuries, a tradition has grown that it is the right, privilege and duty of every Catholic to seek burial in a Catholic cemetery. However, living in the midst of changing circumstances has resulted in changing perceptions in the minds...

Ferncliff Cemetery

In 1927, the we constructed our first mausoleum, Ferncliff Mausoleum.
We constructed our second large community mausoleum, the Shrine of Memories, beginning in 1959.
Our third community mausoleum, the Rosewood Mausoleum, was constructed in 1998.

Glendale Cemetery

Since 1902, the Glendale Cemetery Association has served the needs of over 50,000 families with care and dignity. We provide a serene setting for final resting places and, most importantly, peace of mind.

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.

Holy Rood Rc Cemetery

Holy Rood Cemetery is the cemetery of the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Morristown, New Jersey, and welcomes Catholic families from the Morristown area and beyond. The original cemetery, known as St. Mary's Cemetery, was...

Laurel Grove Cemetery

In March 1872, the Hinchliffe Family founded Laurel Grove Cemetery and managed it for 127 years. CMS Mid-Atlantic, Inc., now takes pride in continuing to manage Laurel Grove as one of its premier properties in New Jersey. The original 145-acre...

Linden Hill United Methodist Cemetery

Linden Hill United Methodist Cemetery was founded by English-speaking Methodists in 1842, who were located at The Second Street Methodist Episcopal Church on 2nd Street between Avenues C and D in Manhattan. It was then acquired by German-speaking...

MT Hebron Cemetery Association

Mount Hebron Cemetery was founded by citizens of then Cranetown and Speertown (now Montclair and Upper Montclair). The grounds are kept neatly landscaped with options to have flowers and other additional items added to a loved ones plot. The...

MT Hope Cemetery Association

Residents of Westchester and the Greater Metro Area have, since
1886, turned to Mount Hope—Southern Westchester's largest
cemetery—for individual and family burial plots in a setting whose
natural splendor, replete with rolling hills and...

Riverside Cemetery

The cemetery was planned in the style of Frederick Law Olmsted’s New York Central Park, with curving roads, and winding paths. This was no simple task, as the property had to first be transformed with trainloads of soil, a barn for the horses...

Rosedale & Rosehill Cemetery

At Rosedale & Rosehill Cemetery, our mission never changes: to provide comfort in an atmosphere of peace and tranquility, one in which our families can grieve and remember their loved ones.

Rosedale Cemetery & Crematory

As a non-profit, non-sectarian Cemetery, Rosedale has respectfully served the local New Jersey community with care, compassion and dignity. Founded in 1840 and located in Montclair, Orange, and West Orange, Rosedale Cemetery remains dedicated to...

St Michael's Cemetery

St. Michael’s Cemetery is situated in the borough of Queens in New York City. Established in 1852, St. Michael’s is one of the oldest religious, nonprofit cemeteries in the New York City metropolitan area which is open to people of all faiths. It...

Bay View-New York Bay Cemetery
321 Garfield Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Holy Name Cemetery
823 W Side Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07395
Jersey City Cemetery
435 Newark Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07302

Jersey City Cemetery News

Obituaries: Marian Beatrice Davis dies at 77; 55-year resident of Summit was wife of city's former police chief
Interment will be at Hillside Cemetery in Scotch Plains ... For a number of years she was an active member and past president of the New Jersey chapter of the national association of Pinochle Bugs. She always enjoyed a good card game with her family.

Shirley Tolentino, New Jersey's First Black Female Judge, Dead at 67
Shirley Tolentino, a Hudson County judge for 26 years and the first African-American woman to serve on New Jersey's Superior Court bench ... 00 a.m., followed by entombment at Holy Name Cemetery in Jersey City.

City of Ruins | The Nation
Camden, New Jersey, with a population of 70,390, is per capita the poorest city in the nation ... It is a bleak, rainy afternoon when we visit Harleigh Cemetery. Walt Whitman's tomb, based on a design drawn by William Blake, is here with its heavy stone ...

Obituaries: Maryanna T. Kufel, 91, of New Providence, retired from C.R. Bard Co.
Interment will follow in St. Teresa's Cemetery, Summit. For directions or to send condolences visit . Mrs. Kufel was born in Jersey City ... Rescue Squad P.O. Box 804 New Providence, NJ 07974.

Mourners bury second Pendleton Marine in a week
Jackson in his home state of New Jersey Saturday. Jackson ... The 1/11 is the "adopted" unit of the city of San Juan Capistrano. Villarreal enlisted in the Marine Corps Feb. 12, 2007. He previously deployed with the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit to the ...

Harley L. Pickens, 81
Harley is survived by Eleanor, his wife of 56 years, of Somerset, NJ; daughter Linda and husband Victor Lopez-Balboa and grandchildren Andrew, William, Claudia and Matthew of New York City; son Donald ... of West Windsor New Jersey, where he was actively ...

The Historic Jersey City and Harsimus Cemetery
Special guest speaker, the president of the Jersey City Police Department. ... The Historic Jersey City & Harsimus Cemetery is a National Treasure. ...

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Holy Name Cemetery is a Roman Catholic cemetery in Jersey City, New Jersey administered by the Roman Catholic ... Mark M. Fagan (1869-1955), Mayor of Jersey City, New Jersey [2] ...,_Jersey_City

Jersey City / Harsimus Cemetery
The Historic Jersey City Harsimus Cemetery was the first cemetery in New Jersey incorporated under new legislature creating cemetery companies not ...

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Bayview Cemetery which used to be called Greenville Cemetery is located in Jersey City, New Jersey. It has been combined with New York Bay Cemetery ...–_New_York_Bay_Cemetery,_Jersey_City

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