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WOODBRIDGE

Municipal Offices
1 Main Street
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
732-634-4500

Woodbridge Township Site

Colonia Senior High School - Alumni

Libraries Churches Cemeteries Resources Funeral Directors

 

Libraries & Historical Societies 

Historical Association of Woodbridge Township
P.O. Box 83
Woodbridge, NJ  07095
Voice mail: 1-732-634-9397
Meets at the Woodbridge Public Library 
Main Branch
George Fredrick Plaza
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
 Last Monday of the month 
Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) 
225 Watchung Avenue 
Plainfield, NJ 07060
Woodbridge Quaker Information 
908-757-5736
Woodbridge Public Library (Fords Branch) 
211 Fords Avenue 
Fords, NJ 08863
732-738-0250
Woodbridge Public Library  
(Henry Inman Branch) 
Inman Avenue & Beekman Avenue 
Colonia, NJ 07067
732-382-5090
Woodbridge Public Library (Iselin Branch) 
1081 Green Street 
Iselin, NJ 08830
732-283-1200
Woodbridge Public Library (Main)
George Frederick Plaza 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
732-634-4450
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Churches 

Agape Korean Presbyterian Church 
90 Cooper Avenue 
Iselin, NJ 08830 
732-283-3551 
Central Baptist Church 
505 Wylie Street 
Avenel, NJ 07001 
732-634-8514 
Congregation Adath Israel 
Amboy Avenue 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
732-634-9601 
Congregation Ari Yehuda 
19 Spruce 
Port Reading, NJ 07064 
732-541-4849 
Fellowship Bible Church 
121 East Prospect Avenue 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
732-636-7727 
First Baptist Church 
4 Madison St. 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
732-750-9473 
First Baptist Church of Colonia 
37 Walnut Lane 
Colonia, NJ 07067 
732-756-6536 
First Bible Baptist Church 
811 King Georges Road 
Fords, NJ 08863 
732-738-7200 
First Congregational Church 
539 Barron Avenue 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
732-634-0582 
First Presbyterian Church 
1295 Oak Tree Road 
Iselin, NJ 08830 
732-283-1188 
First Presbyterian Church 
600 Rahway Avenue 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
Cemetery 
732-634-1024 
First Presbyterian Church of Avenel 
621 East Woodbridge Avenue 
Avenel, NJ 07001 
732-634-1631 
First Presbyterian Church of Fords 
97 Hoy Avenue 
Fords, NJ 08863 
732-738-7699 
Full Gospel Galilee Assembly of God 
Clyde Avenue 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
732-442-4440 
Grace Baptist Church 
811 King Georges Road 
Fords, NJ 08863 
732-738-1421 
Hungarian Reformed Church 
94 James St. 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
732-634-1751
Iselin Community Church of Our Lord 
15 Montague Avenue 
Iselin, NJ 08830 
732-636-9654 
Iselin Community Church 
15 Montague Avenue 
Iselin, NJ 08830 
732-636-0863 
Jehovah's Witnesses Church 
73 Edward Street 
Iselin, NJ 08830 
732-636-1595 
Metro Park Assembly of God 
48 Berkley Boulevard 
Iselin, NJ 08830 
732-283-3440 
Our Lady of MT Carmel R. C. Church 
267 East Smith Street 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
732-634-1438 
Our Redeemer Lutheran Church 
28 South 4th Street 
Fords, NJ 08863 
732-738-7470 
732-738-6547 (Fax) 
St. Anthony of Padua  R. C. Church 
436 Port Reading Avenue 
Port Reading, NJ 07064 
732-634-1403 
St. Andrew's R. C. Church 
244 Avenel Street 
Avenel, NJ 07001 
732-634-4355 
St. Cecelia Social Ministry 
45 Wilus Way 
Iselin, NJ 08830 
732-283-0150 
St. Cecelia's Roman Catholic Church 
45 Wilus Way 
Iselin, NJ 08830 
732-283-2300 
St. James R. C. Church 
145 Grove Street 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
732-634-0500 
St. John Vianney R. C. Church 
420 Inman Avenue 
Colonia, NJ 07067 
732-574-0150 
732-574-0050 (Fax) 
St. John's Episcopal Church  
Hoy Avenue 
Fords, NJ 08863 
732-738-7027 
St. John's Episcopal (Incorporated Mission) 
Incorporated Mission 1892 
Woodbridge & East Aves. 
Sewaren, NJ 07077
732-634-2397
St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church 
15 2nd Avenue 
Fords, NJ 08863 
732-738-7366 
Temple Ohev Shalom 
220 Temple Way 
Colonia, NJ 07067 
732-388-7222 
Trinity Episcopal Church  
650 Rahway Avenue 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
email: trinity1@injersey.com 
Cemetery 
Further Information 
Book 
732-634-7422 
Woodbridge Hispanic Christian Church 
1284 Saint Georges Avenue 
Avenel, NJ 07001 
732-634-6697 
Woodbridge United Methodist Church 
69 Main Street 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
Established 1832 
732-634-0559 
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Cemeteries 

Alpine Cemetery 
PO Box 613 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
Years of Operation: 1860-Present 
Non-Sectarian 
Records are housed on-site, searches by office personnel only 
732-442-0055
Beth Israel Cemetery 
US Highway 1 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
Mailing Address: 
PO Box 706 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
Years of Operation: 1943-Present 
Jewish Cemetery 
Records are housed on-site and available for searches.  Send a self-addressed envelope to cemetery for searches. 
732-634-2100
Calvary Cemetery of the Magyar Reformed Church 
Florida Grove Road 
Hopelawn, NJ 08863 
Mailing Address: 
493 Amboy Avenue 
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861 
732-826-0038 
Cloverleaf Park Cemetery 
US Highway 1 & St. Georges Ave. 
Iselin, NJ 08830 
Mailing Address: 
PO Box 426 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
Years of Operation: 1926-Present 
Non-Sectarian 
732-634-2211
Cyrillus & Methodius Cemetery 
Oregon St. 
Fords, NJ 08863 
Mailing Address: 
598 Jacques Street 
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861 
732-442-4170 
First Presbyterian Church Cemetery 
600 Rahway Ave. 
Woodbridge, New Jersey 07095 
Further Information 
732-634-1024 
Records are available at the NJ Historical Society.
Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens 
Gills Lane 
Iselin, NJ 08830 
Mailing Address: 
PO Box 135 
Iselin, NJ 08830
732-591-1501 
732-283-2822
Good Shepherd Chapel Mausoleum 
53 Inman Ave. 
Colonia, NJ 07067-1801
732-388-8990
Hebrew Fraternity of Carteret Cemetery 
New Brunswick Ave. 
Fords, NJ 08863
Organized 1918
Mount Hebron Cemetery 
PO Box 706 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
 
Mount Lebanon Cemetery 
Gill Lane 
Iselin, NJ 08830 
Mailing Address: 
PO Box 135 
Iselin, NJ 08830
Years of Operation: 1920-Present 
Jewish Cemetery/w/Non-Sectarian Section 
Records are housed on-site, searches by office personnel only. 
732-283-1010
Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Parish Cemetery 
Oregon St. 
Fords, NJ 08863 
Mailing Address: 
625 Florida Grove Road 
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
Organized 1917 
732-826-2771
Our Lady of Hungary R. C. Church Cemetery 
New Brunswick Ave. 
Fords, NJ 08863 
Mailing Address: 
697 Cortlandt Street 
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861 
Organized 1950 
732-442-0512
Saint Gertrudes Cemetery (RC) 
53 Inman Ave. 
Colonia, NJ 07067-1801
Years of Operation: 1933-Present 
Catholic Cemetery 
Records are housed on-site and available for searches. 
732-388-0311
Saint James Cemetery 
Route 9 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
Mailing Address: 
145 Grove Street 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
732-634-0500
St. Michael's Parish Cemetery 
New Brunswick Ave. & Oregon St 
Fords, NJ 08830 
Mailing Address: 
401 Hall Avenue 
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861 
732-826-0792 
Saint Nicholas Cemetery 
Fords, NJ 08863
 
St. Spiridon Russian Orthodox Church Cemetery 
Oregon Street 
Fords, NJ 08863 
Mailing Address: 
649 Elizabeth St. 
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861 
Organized 1915 
732-826-4818 
Saint Stephen's Cemetery 
St. Stephen's Ave 
off Crows Mill Road 
Keasbey, NJ 08832 
Mailing Address: 
490 State Street 
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861 
732-738-8508
Trinity Episcopal Church Cemetery 
650 Rahway Avenue 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
Further Information 
732-634-7422
Records are available at the NJ Historical Society.
Ukrainian Catholic Church Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery 
Florida Grove Road 
Hopelawn, NJ 08863 
Mailing Address: 
684 Alta Vista Place 
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861 
732-826-0767 
Woodbridge Memorial Gardens 
US Highway 1 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
732-634-2195
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Resources 

Ancestors and Descendants of Lewis Ross Freeman 
by Patty Myers
Harman Clark
Colonia, A Tercentenary Community 
by David T. Miller, Sr. 
St. George Press 
1291 St. George Ave. 
Colonia, NJ 07067
Woodbridge Main Library
Fords, Yesterday & Today 1664-1964 
by Dorothy F. D. Ludewig
Woodbridge Main Library
History of Education 
Woodbridge Township 1664-1964
Woodbridge Main Library
A History of Trinity Church, 
Woodbridge 1698-1935 
by Rev. Edward Randolph Welles 
The Pine Tree Press 
South Borough
Woodbridge Main Library
The History of Woodbridge, New Jersey 
by Ruth Wolk (1970) 
Woodbridge Publishing Company 
Woodbridge, New Jersey 
Woodbridge Main Library
Timely Told Tales of Woodbridge Township 
by Dorothy F. D. Ludewig (1970) 
Woodbridge Board of Education Press 
Woodbridge, New Jersey 07095
Woodbridge Main Library
Township of Woodbridge, New Jersey, 1669-1781.  
by John M. Kreger 
St. George Press, 1976? Colonia, N.J. : 
51 p. : ill.; 23 cm. 
Rutgers New Brunswick Library, Special Collections
Vital records of Woodbridge, New Jersey 
by Joseph W. Dally. 
Lambertville, N.J. : Hunterdon House, 1983. 
56 p. ; 22 cm. 
Rutgers New Brunswick Library, Special Collections
Woodbridge and Vicinity 
The Story of a New Jersey Township 
by Rev. Joseph W. Dally 
Hunterdon House 
Publications in Genealogy and Local History 
38 Swan Street, Lambertville, NJ 08530 
609/397-2523
Woodbridge Main Library 
Harman Clark
Woodbridge-Images of America 
Robert J. McEwen & Virginia Bergen Troeger 
Arcadia Publishing Co. 
One Washington Center 
Dover, NH 03820
Woodbridge Main Library
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Funeral Directors 

Costello Family of Funeral Homes 
399 Avenel Street 
Avenel, NJ 07001
732-636-2275
Costello, Thomas Funeral Home 
Green & Cooper Ave. 
Iselin, NJ 08830
732-283-0075
Drew Memorial Co. 
16 Inman Ave. 
Colonia, NJ 07067
732-388-4396
Gerity, Leon J. Funeral Home 
411 Amboy Ave. 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
732-634-2818
Flynn & Son Funeral Home 
23 Ford Ave. 
Fords, NJ 08863
732-826-0358
Greiner-Costello Funeral Home 
44 Green Street 
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
732-634-0264
Mitruska Funeral Home 
531 New Brunswick Ave. 
Fords, NJ 08863
732-826-1712
Shevchenko Monumental Works 
329 Florida Grove Road 
Hopelawn, NJ 08863
732-442-1286
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