Rosedale Cemetery (Orange, New Jersey)
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|Location||Orange, New Jersey|
|Size||92 acres (370,000 m2)|
- Platt Adams (1885–1961), American Olympic athlete and member of the New Jersey State Assembly from Essex County
- John L. Blake (1831–1899), represented New Jersey's 6th congressional district from 1879–1881
- Samuel Colgate (1822-1897), founder of Colgate-Palmolive
- Charles Edison (1890–1969), son of Thomas Edison and the 42nd Governor of New Jersey
- Althea Gibson (1927–2003), the first African American woman to be a competitor on the world tennis tour
- George Huntington Hartford (1833–1917), Mayor of Orange, New Jersey from 1878–1890 and owned the Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company, the country's largest food retailer at the time of his death
- Frances Cox Henderson (1820–1897), wife of Governor James Pinckney Henderson of Texas, retired in East Orange, established Good Shepherd home for aged women
- Michelle Thomas (1968–1998), American actress best known for roles in Family Matters and The Cosby Show
- William A. Wachenfeld (1889 – 1969) was a Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court from 1946 to 1959.
- William H. Wiley (1842–1925), represented New Jersey's 8th congressional district from 1909–1911
- Three British Commonwealth war servicemen – a Royal Air Force officer and Canadian Army Sergeant of World War I and a Canadian airman of World War II
- Urquhart, Frank John (1913). A History of the City of Newark, New Jersey.
- "Rosedale Cemetery". Rosedale Cemetery. Retrieved 2007-08-26.
As a non-profit, non-sectarian Cemetery, Rosedale has respectfully served the local New Jersey community with care, compassion and dignity. Founded in 1840 and located in Montclair, Orange, and West Orange, Rosedale Cemetery remains dedicated to maintaining the same character that its original founders had envisioned over a century and a half ago. In fact, years of careful planning and expert maintenance have not only preserved the beauty and serenity of Rosedale’s 92 acres (370,000 m2) but have, moreover, enhanced it. ...
- John Lauris Blake, Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Accessed August 13, 2007.
- Althea Gibson at Find a Grave
- Levinson, Marc (2011). The Great A&P and the struggle for small business in America. Hill and Wang. ISBN 978-0-8090-9543-8.
- William Halsted Wiley, Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Accessed August 13, 2007.
- [permanent dead link] CWGC Cemetery Report, detail obtained from casualty record.[dead link]