Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, New Jersey

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Holy Cross Cemetery
Location North Arlington, New Jersey
Country USA
Type Catholic
Owned by Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark
Size 200 acres (0.81 km2)
Number of graves 254,000 in 2002
Website Holy Cross Cemetery

Holy Cross Cemetery is a cemetery located in North Arlington, New Jersey, United States. Since its establishment in 1915, it has interred over 250,000 individuals. The cemetery operates under the supervision of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark. [1]

By January 1, 2003, the cemetery had provided services for 254,000 individuals, and has been averaging over four thousand services each year for the past decade.[1] The cemetery now utilizes 150 acres (0.61 km2) developed with an additional 50 acres (200,000 m2) developable available.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c "Holy Cross Cemetery". Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark. Retrieved 2007-08-26. "This Archdiocesan facility is 200 acres (0.81 km2) in size and located in North Arlington, at the south end of Bergen County. At the end of the calendar 2002 the cemetery had provided burial or entombment facilities for 254,000 individuals, averaging 4,218 services each year for the past 10 years.The cemetery was established in 1915 and now has 150 acres (0.61 km2) developed with the balance of 50 acres (200,000 m2) all able to be developed. Mausoleum development began in 1980, currently completing the Holy Rosary addition, which will bring the total number of crypts to 28,000. It continues to offer ground as well as private and community Chapel Mausoleum facilities." 
  2. ^ Sam Dente Stats, Baseball Almanac. Accessed August 15, 2007.

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Coordinates: 40°47′30″N 74°07′51″W / 40.79174°N 74.130847°W / 40.79174; -74.130847