Vosseller Cemetery
Somerset County, New Jersey
Originally published in the Somerset County Historical Quarterly, Volume 3,
1914, pages 303 & 304.

Located west of South Branch, on a farm formerly owned by John Smith, then
by Jacob Vosseller, and subsequently by his widow, Margaret Vosseller
(afterwards Mrs. Henry Amerman), and now forms part of the Bradley
property.  A fund was left to the Readington church by Luke Vosseller, brother
to Jacob (both being sons of the original Luke Vosseller on an adjoining farm)
to keep the burying-ground in repair.  Various other families, besides the
Vosseller family, have used the ground by permission for interment.

Bray, Abby Anna (dau. of Silas and Abigail), d. July 19, 1865, aged 1 yr.,
6 mos., 21 dys.
Bray, Mary (dau. of Silas and Abigail), d. 1879 in her 26th yr.

Corwine, George, d. Feb. 17, 1876, aged 75 yrs., 8 mos., 6 dys.
Corwine, Mary, d. May 15, 1848, aged 21 yrs., 2 mos., 20 dys.
Corwine, Rachel Ann (dau. of George and Rachel), d. July 24, 1830,
aged 3 mos.
Corwine, Rachel Vosseller (wife of George), d. May 19, 1830, aged 41 yrs.,
3 mos.

Groenendyke, Mary (wife of David), d. April 5, 1829, aged 24 yrs.

Hoagland, Ann Smith (wife of Edward), d. January 6, 1812, aged 25 yrs.,
5 mos., 3 dys.

Kershaw, Jacob, d. Nov. 21, 1822, aged 74 yrs., 8 mos., 27 dys.
Kershaw, Rachel Smith (wife of Jacob), d. Oct. 22, 1847, aged 83 yrs., 7 mos.,
29 dys.

McCoy, Elizabeth Ann Vosseller (wife of George V.), d. Jan. 14, 1854,
aged 35 yrs., 2 mos., 14 dys.
McCoy, George V., d. Feb. 6, 1852, aged 39 yrs., 7 mos., 6 dys.
McCoy, Goyn T. (son of G. V. and E. A.), d. Dec. 21, 1846, aged 3 yrs.,
9 mos., 14 dys.
McCoy, John S. (son of G. V. and E. A.), d. June 20, 1851, aged 10 yrs., 1 mo.,
9 dys.
Metlar, William, d. Dec. 19, 1854, in 27th yr.

N (I. V. N.) b. 1725; d 1801, aged 77 yrs.
N (J. V. N.), b. 1730; d. 1791, aged 61 yrs. [both foregoing names probably     
Van Nest].
Nevious, Henry S., d. July 27, 1834, aged 1 yr., 19 dys.
Nevious, Mary (wife of Roulef), d. April 6, 1832, in 80th yr.
Nevious, Roulef, d. Jan. 8, 1832, aged 79 yrs.
Nimaster, Henry Leonard, d. Nov. 26, 1813, aged 5 yrs., 5 mos., 19 dys.

Smith, John, d. June 6, 1813, in his 94th yr.
Smith, John, d. Feb. 14, 1819, aged 68 yrs., 3 mos., 9 dys.
Smith, Phebe Van Doren (wife of John), d. June 6, 1792, aged 44 yrs., 8 mos.,
17 dys.
Smith, Rachel bond (wife of John), d. Aug. 20, 1801, in 81st yr.

Van Fleet, Leah, d. April 19, 1860, aged 95 yrs., 10 mos.
Vosseller, Ann (dau. of Luke and Ann), d. March 25, 1790, aged 3 yrs.,
10 mos., 16 dys.
Vosseller, Ann Smith (wife of Luke), d. May 30, 1842, aged 80 yrs., 9 mos.,
24 dys.
Vosseller, Henry V. F., d. May 18, 1871, aged 40 yrs., 7 mos.
Vosseller, Jacob, d. Jan. 7, 1848, aged 52 yrs., 5 mos.
Vosseller, Jacob Theodore, d. Aug. 8, 1868, aged 34 yrs., 5 mos.
Vosseller, John, d. Oct. 23, 1816, aged 31 yrs., 3 mos., 21 dys.
Vosseller, Luke, d. Jan. 17, 1843, aged 85 yrs., 10 mos.
Vosseller, Luke, d. Feb. 11, 1873, aged 72 yrs., 8 mos., 1 da.
Vosseller, Margaret (wife of Jacob), d. Dec. 16, 1894 [b. March 29, 1802].
Vosseller, Sarah, d. May 1, 1885, aged 83 yrs., 5 mos., 24 dys.
Vroom, Capt. George, d. Jan. 7, 1806, aged 26 yrs., 1 mo., 19 dys.
Vroom, Jamima (wife of Hendrick D.; dau. of Jacob and Catherine Van Nest),   
d. July 16, 1787, aged 36 yrs., 9 mos., 11 dys.
Vroom, Matty Wyckoff (wife of Jacob; dau. of Simon and Jacominah Wyckoff),  
d. Dec. 6, 1816, aged 44 yrs., 4 mos., 13 dys.
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