Places

  • Somerville is also known as: Somerset County / Somerville borough.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Craig Walsh (musician and professor), Brian E. Rumpf (politician), Reggie Harrison (american football player), Nicole Arendt (tennis player), Eric Murdock (basketball player), Douglas Urbanski (actor and film producer), and Joe Vitko (baseball player).

History

Somerville is a borough in Somerset County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the borough population was 12,098. It is the county seat of Somerset County. Somerville was originally formed as a Town on March 25, 1863, within a portion of Bridgewater Township. Somerville was incorporated as a borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 16, 1909, based on the results of a referendum held on May 4, 1909, at which point it was fully set off from Bridgewater Township. Somerville is located at 40°34′11″N 74°36′28″W / 40.56975°N 74.607682°W / 40.56975; -74.607682 (40.56975,-74.607682). According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough had a total area of 2.362 square miles (6.118 km), of which, 2.331 square miles (6.038 km) of it is land and 0.031 square miles (0.080 km) of it (1.31%) is water. The borough's territory is flat land. Somerville borders the Raritan River to the south. Somerville was settled in colonial times primarily by the Dutch who purchased land from the English proprietors of the colony. The Dutch established their church near what is today Somerville and a Dutch Reformed minister or Domine lived at the Old Dutch...

The official website for the city of Somerville is http://www.somervillenj.org/.

There are currently 2 cemetery listings for the city of Somerville, New Jersey. Looking for Somerville funeral homes?

Somerville Obituaries

It was noted by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on May 22nd, 2016 that Robert Gilman Weinland passed on in Fort Myers, Florida.  Weinland was 79 years old and was born in Somerville, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert Gilman's life.

It was reported by Des Moines Register on March 2nd, 2016 that Lester Sr "The Odd Job Man" Small passed on in Iowa.  Small was 66 years old and was born in Somerville, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Lester Sr "The Odd Job Man"'s life.

It was revealed by West Central Tribune on September 18th, 2015 that James Ritchie Ballard died in St Cloud, Minnesota.  Ballard was 73 years old and was born in Somerville, NJ.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor James Ritchie's life.

It was disclosed by San Diego Union-Tribune on May 6th, 2015 that Liza Porter (Marenholtz) passed away in Encinitas, California.  Ms. Porter was 65 years old and was born in Somerville, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Liza's life.

It was revealed on December 10th, 2014 that Peter Miller Smith perished in Omak, Washington.  Smith was 64 years old and was born in Somerville, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Peter Miller's life.

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on October 3rd, 2014 that Theresa Anna Frickman (Mattoe) died in Venice, Florida.  Ms. Frickman was 86 years old and was born in Somerville, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Theresa Anna's life.

It was disclosed by The Californian on August 28th, 2014 that George W Masker passed away in Carmel, California.  Masker was 88 years old and was born in Somerville, NJ.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor George W's life.

It was revealed by The Californian on August 28th, 2014 that George W Masker passed away in Carmel, California.  Masker was 88 years old and was born in Somerville, NJ.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor George W's life.

It was written on August 20th, 2014 that Robert "Scooter" Resuta passed away in Somerville, New Jersey.  Resuta was 78 years old and was born in Hazleton, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert "Scooter"'s life.

It was disclosed by Salina Journal on May 24th, 2014 that Arthur Jay "A Jay" Steinberg died in Lindsborg, Kansas.  Steinberg was 62 years old and was born in Somerville, NJ.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Arthur Jay "A Jay"'s life.

Cemeteries in Somerville

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...

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...

Pleasant Hill Cemetery

Over the years additional adjoining parcels of land were purchased, paths and driveways opened and trees were set out. The stone chapel at the entrance of the cemetery was erected in 1903. Today Pleasant Hill Cemetery has almost 100 acres of...

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.

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New Cemetery
192 S. Bridge Street
Somerville, NJ 08876
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Old Cemetery Association
75 E Main St
Somerville, NJ 08869

Somerville Cemetery News

Two candidates in Bridgewater election running for council
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Raritan Cemetery - Bridge Street, Somerville, Somerset County, NJ
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