Posted September 7, 2013 by lostinjersey in business, Headstones, Jersey History, Ocean. Tagged: cavileer yachts, caviller boat works, john cavileer, lower bank, mullica river, nj ocean county. 2 Comments
There aren’t many companies whose employees pass the burial site of the founder but Cavalier Boatworks is one such company. The plaque by the headstone tells the story.
Posted by thetrmn8r on January 5, 2015 at 9:31 PM
I am a descendant of John Cavileer, and also grateful that his resting place has been preserved for 280 years. Amazing!
Posted by Kimberly Beatty on October 3, 2013 at 10:23 AM
I’m a descendant of Yoos Sooy and very grateful that this burial site was maintained when it could easily have been lost over time. Kudos to Jersey Cape Yachts for continuing to preserve our heritage!
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.
Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.
Join 314 other followers
Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.