ANE Cemetery List

This table is a work in progress.

If you know of any Brethren cemeteries in the Atlantic Northeast District Please contact us with the information.

Please note that there are two tables on this page –  be sure to see the second table below for other cemeteries

A name followed by an * indicates a photographed cemetery

Congregation Name of cemetery Location Notable Burials Additional Notes
Akron SteinmetzMeetinghouse Ephrata Township p355 Eastern PA 1915-1965
Akron* Kemper-Landes Akron, PA Margaretha Naas
Ambler on Bethlehem Pike 1/4 mile from church near Susquehanna Ave. Ambler Re. Matthias Dotterer,Sudie M. Thomas, creator of the Cradle Roll,Amanda Kratz, Anna M. Brunner, Pastor James Lynn Leavenworth
Amwell Moore Family Burial Ground Ringois, NJ John Naas
Amwell Sandbrook cemetery Stockton, NJ
Amwell Lower Amwell cemetery Stockton, NJ
Amwell New Lower Amwell Cemetery Stockton, NJ Pastor George Landis
Annville South Annville Cemetery Lebanon County, PA ex-slave in unmarked grave
Big Swatara
Bucher Meetinghouse?
Chiques* Butter rd?
Conestoga Bareville Cemetery West Earl Township,Lancaster Co Abe Hess, Earl Hess,Diller Myer, Paul Wenger Incorporated 1972 by John E. Myer and John S. Myer and C. Hershey Groff
Cocalico Kurtz cemetery Beside church; not owned by church, predated church Ken Leininger
Conewago Hoffer Cemetery Old Hershey Rd., Elizabethtown, PA Harry Aldinger, Elder Jon Baker
Coventry 1743* Coventry Pottstown, PA Martin Urner
East Fairview* East Fairview At church, Hossler Rd.Manheim PA Ulrich, Faus,Gibbel, Nauman, Ruhl,Heistand
Elizabethtown Memorial Garden Elizabethtown COB
Elizabethtown Rider Cemetery Off High St., Elizabethtown, PA
Germantown* Germantown Philadelphia, PA Alexander Mack, Peter Keyser, John Fox
Green Tree Green tree at church, Egypt & Green Tree Rds., 1078 Green tree rd., Oaks PA19456 John Francis, Isaac Price, John Umstad, Jacob Gottwals
Hanoverdale Hanoverdale
Hatfield p240 Eastern PA 1915-1965
Heidelberg Elder John Zug p.374 458 Eastern PA 1915-1965
Hempfield* East Petersburg Meetinghouse/Graybill’s cemetery South side of stevens st., west of east petersburg Hostetters, Forneys, Hottenstein, Herr, Graybill, Petticoffer p400 Eastern PA 1915-1965
Hempfield* Neffsville Brethren Cemetery Buch Ave, Lititz, PA
Hempfield* Salunga Meetinghouse Cemetery Chiques rd.Salunga PA aka: Hostetter Cemetery p.404 Eastern PA 1915-1965
Indian Creek/Great Swamp Old Cemetery near Hellertown,Loer Sacin twp,Northampton Co. p.284 Eastern PA 1915-1965
Indian Creek/Great Swamp Brecht and Rothrock Cemetery Rothrock family
Indian Creek/Great Swamp Mennonite Cemetery Peter Zug
Indian Creek Price Cemetery Henry Price, Samuel Harvey p303 Eastern PA 1915-1965
Indian Creek Klein Cemetery/at Klein Meetinghouse Franconia Township Mont Co at Klein Meetinghouse p304 Eastern PA 1915-1965
Indian Creek Harley Burying Ground Franconia Township Mont Co Peter Becker 1758 adjoins Klein Meetinghouse
Lancaster Memorial Garden Lancaster Church of the Brethren
Little Swatara Ziegler Meetinghouse
Little Swatara Union House Cemetery Bethel twp.,Lebanon County, PA p451 Eastern PA 1915-1965
Little Swatara* Merkey
* Springfield
Mechanic Grove cemetery used by Jennersville COB per email from Jennersville
Middle Creek* Rothsville area Jacob Stoll, Michael &Jacob Pfautz,Christian Bomberger, p335 Eastern PA 1915-1965
Midway* Lebanon, PA Zug
Milbach*
Mingo-came from Indian Creek Next to Providence COB, Royersford, PA ?Henry&Abram Cassel p307 Eastern PA 1915-1965
Mohler large cemetery with church Samuel Harley Walt Hackman is contact
Mohrsville Viewpoint Cemetery Mohrsville, PA p477 Eastern PA 1915-1965
Mountville Mountville Cemetery Mountville, PA
Mountville/Manor meetinghouse Sheep’s Lane Cemetery Sheep’s Lane, Millersville PA
Mount Tunnel Elizabethtown, PA
Mt. Zion Rd. Light Meeting House Lebanon County PA
Mt. Zion Rd. Meyer Cemetery Lebanon County PA
Mt. Zion Rd. Union Cemetery Lebanon County PA
Mt. Zion Rd. Moonshine Cemetery Lebanon County PA
Northkill (Reading?) Klein Cemetery 1/4mi.NW of Bernville, PA Elder George Klein p.511 Eastern PA 1915-1965
Paxton Paxton Harrisburg, PA
Pricetown*
Quakertown
Reading
Schuylkill Strouphauer’s
Schuylkill Swopes Valley Conrad Stamm
Schuylkill Big Dam Cassel family
Skippack* Norriton Dunkard Burial Ground Collegeville,PA Stauffer Curry, Frank Carper, Herbert Miller
Skippack* Skippack Collegeville,PA
Spring Creek Spring Creek Hershey, PA
Springfield*
Tulpehocken Abraham Zug, Michael Zug p374, 457 Eastern PA 1915-1965
West Green Tree West Green Tree at church, 740 Greentree Rd. Elizabethtown, PA 17022
White Oak* White Oak
White Oak* Longenecker Lititz, PA
White Oak* Krieder David Gerlach p428 Eastern PA 1915-1965
White Oak* Graybill-Elm

 

 

Others not uniquely Brethren but having notable Brethren burials:

 

Congregation Name of cemetery Location Notable Burials Additional Notes
Ephrata Cloister* Ephrata, PA Conrad Beissel, Peter Miller
Methacton Mennonite Church* Methacton, PA Christopher Saur II, Schwenkfelders, Custers
Coventry Mennonite Cemetery* Pottstown, PA H. Stanley Kulp
Myer Cemetery* Lancaster, PA Eby Rd. Near Hess Rd., Upper Leacock Twp. Lancaster County Some old Brethren buried including Elder Joseph Myer and Pastor Samuel R. Myer
Ephrata COB Kurtz graveyard At rear of church