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  • Perth Amboy is also known as: Middlesex County / Perth Amboy city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Richie Sambora (musician and multi-instrumentalist), David Bryan (musician and keyboard player), F. Charles Brunicardi (physician), Danny Silva (cross-country skier and teacher), John S. Wisniewski (politician), Jon Bon Jovi (singer and songwriter), and Elizabeth Bogush (actor).

History

The City of Perth Amboy is part of the New York metropolitan area. The Lenape called the point on which the city is built "Ompoge" meaning "level ground". When settled in 1684 the new city was dubbed New Perth in honor of James Drummond, Earl of Perth, one of the associates of a company of Scottish proprietaries. The Algonquian language name persisted, corrupted to Ambo, or Point Amboy, and eventually a combination of the native and colonial names emerged, also appearing in South Amboy. Perth Amboy was first settled around 1683 by Scottish colonialists who had been recruited to inhabit the share of the East Jersey colony owned by Robert Barclay, a Quaker who would late become the absentee governor of the province. Perth Amboy was formed by Royal Charter on August 4, 1718, within various townships and again by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on December 21, 1784, within Perth Amboy Township and from part of Woodbridge Township. Perth Amboy Township was formed on...

The official website for the city of Perth Amboy is http://www.ci.perthamboy.nj.us/.

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Perth Amboy Obituaries

It was reported by The Daily Herald on February 10th, 2016 that Dorothy Levine (Salva) died in Illinois.  Ms. Levine was 90 years old and was born in Perth Amboy, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Dorothy's life.

It was written by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on January 14th, 2016 that Margaret Ann "Marge" Miller perished in Sarasota, Florida.  Miller was 91 years old and was born in Perth Amboy, NJ.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Margaret Ann "Marge"'s life.

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on January 14th, 2016 that Margaret Ann "Marge" Miller died in Sarasota, Florida.  Miller was 91 years old and was born in Perth Amboy, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Margaret Ann "Marge"'s life.

It was revealed by Nevada Appeal on May 29th, 2015 that Ralph Tyrrell Cline died in Carson City, Nevada.  Cline was 86 years old and was born in Perth Amboy, NJ.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ralph Tyrrell's life.

It was noted by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on April 10th, 2015 that John A "Ace" Anderson passed on in Venice, Florida.  Anderson was 91 years old and was born in Perth Amboy, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor John A "Ace"'s life.

It was noted on March 31st, 2015 that Vivian E Kaczmarek (Pastuszak) perished in Florida.  Ms. Kaczmarek was 81 years old and was born in Perth Amboy, NJ.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Vivian E's life.

It was revealed on February 19th, 2015 that Ann Kratzer (Agni) passed away in Middletown, Connecticut.  Ms. Kratzer was 86 years old and was born in Perth Amboy, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Ann's life.

It was disclosed by Orange County Register on January 31st, 2015 that Janina Marie "Jane" Domer (Lachiewicz) perished in California.  Ms. Domer was 102 years old and was born in Perth Amboy, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Janina Marie "Jane"'s life.

It was revealed by Greeley Tribune on January 22nd, 2015 that Noreen Ann Guiliano (Chervenak) perished in Greeley, Colorado.  Ms. Guiliano was 57 years old and was born in Perth Amboy, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Noreen Ann's life.

It was revealed by Johnstown Tribune-Democrat on January 9th, 2015 that Barbara D Gay (Plaisted) perished in Ebensburg, Pennsylvania.  Ms. Gay was 70 years old and was born in Perth Amboy, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Barbara D's life.

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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.

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...

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