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Cemeteries Ranked by Era

Cemeteries Ranked by Number of Politicians Buried There From 1850 to 1899

  1. Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y. (106)
  2. Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio (56)
  3. Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, Mich. (43)
  4. Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass. (42)
  5. Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo. (42)
  6. Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Calif. (41)
  7. Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pa. (40)
  8. Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C. (37)
  9. Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky. (36)
  10. Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y. (35)
  11. Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind. (33)
  12. Allegheny Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa. (31)
  13. Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, N.Y. (30)
  14. Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C. (30)
  15. Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y. (29)
  16. Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore, Md. (27)
  17. Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, R.I. (27)
  18. Mt. Hope Cemetery, Bangor, Maine (27)
  19. Texas State Cemetery, Austin, Tex. (27)
  20. Laurel Hill Cemetery (which no longer exists), San Francisco, Calif. (26)
  21. Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va. (25)
  22. Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio (25)
  23. Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Tenn. (24)
  24. Magnolia Cemetery, Charleston, S.C. (24)
  25. Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, Tenn. (21)
  26. Mt. Hope Cemetery, Rochester, N.Y. (20)
  27. Forest Home Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis. (20)
  28. Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky. (19)
  29. Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C. (19)
  30. Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va. (19)
  31. Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Ind. (19)
  32. Charles Evans Cemetery, Reading, Pa. (18)
  33. Forest Hill Cemetery, Madison, Wis. (18)
  34. Nashville City Cemetery, Nashville, Tenn. (18)
  35. Old Gray Cemetery, Knoxville, Tenn. (18)
  36. Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven, Conn. (18)
  37. Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Ky. (18)
  38. Mt. Holly Cemetery, Little Rock, Ark. (18)
  39. Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Ill. (16)
  40. Greenwood Cemetery, Jackson, Miss. (16)
  41. Oakland Cemetery, St. Paul, Minn. (16)
  42. Oakland Cemetery, Shreveport, La. (16)
  43. Evergreen Cemetery, Portland, Maine (15)
  44. Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Boston, Mass. (15)
  45. Laurel Grove North Cemetery, Savannah, Ga. (15)
  46. Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Ga. (15)
  47. Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, Calif. (15)
  48. Worcester Rural Cemetery, Worcester, Mass. (14)
  49. Magnolia Cemetery, Mobile, Ala. (14)
  50. Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Ala. (14)
  51. Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Newark, N.J. (14)
  52. Oakwood Cemetery, Montgomery, Ala. (14)
  53. Prospect Hill Cemetery, Omaha, Neb. (14)
  54. Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Ill. (13)
  55. Oakwood Cemetery, Syracuse, N.Y. (13)
  56. Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh, N.C. (13)
  57. Forest Hill Cemetery, Ann Arbor, Mich. (13)
  58. Calvary Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo. (13)
  59. Sacramento City Cemetery, Sacramento, Calif. (13)
  60. Glenwood Cemetery, Houston, Tex. (13)
  61. Brookside Cemetery, Watertown, N.Y. (12)
  62. Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Ill. (12)
  63. Linwood Cemetery, Columbus, Ga. (12)
  64. Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford, Conn. (12)
  65. Harrisburg Cemetery, Harrisburg, Pa. (12)
  66. Green Lawn Cemetery, Columbus, Ohio (12)
  67. Fort Hill Cemetery, Auburn, N.Y. (12)
  68. Glenwood Cemetery, Washington, D.C. (12)
  69. Forest Hill Cemetery, Utica, N.Y. (12)
  70. Woodlawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Ind. (12)
  71. Forest Cemetery, Toledo, Ohio (11)
  72. Rose Hill Cemetery, Macon, Ga. (11)
  73. Valley Cemetery, Manchester, N.H. (11)
  74. Metairie Cemetery, New Orleans, La. (11)
  75. Riverside Cemetery, Scriba town, Oswego County, N.Y. (11)
  76. Trinity Cemetery, Manhattan, N.Y. (11)
  77. Riverside Cemetery, Lewiston, Maine (11)
  78. Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn. (10)
  79. Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, Mass. (10)
  80. Mountain Home Cemetery, Kalamazoo, Mich. (10)
  81. Oakwood Cemetery, Austin, Tex. (10)
  82. Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pa. (10)
  83. Wooster Cemetery, Danbury, Conn. (10)
  84. Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y. (10)

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