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Cemeteries Ranked by Era

Cemeteries Ranked by Number of Politicians Buried There Since 1950

  1. Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va. (204)
  2. Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C. (61)
  3. Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Calif. (41)
  4. Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y. (30)
  5. Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky. (26)
  6. Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, N.Y. (25)
  7. Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind. (24)
  8. Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colo. (22)
  9. Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y. (21)
  10. Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio (18)
  11. Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Mich. (18)
  12. Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va. (18)
  13. Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y. (17)
  14. Texas State Cemetery, Austin, Tex. (17)
  15. Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Neb. (16)
  16. Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky. (15)
  17. Highland Cemetery, Winfield, Kan. (15)
  18. Fairview Memorial Park, Albuquerque, N.M. (14)
  19. Holy Name Cemetery, Jersey City, N.J. (14)
  20. Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield, Mich. (14)
  21. St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, Queens, N.Y. (13)
  22. Forest Hill Cemetery, Ann Arbor, Mich. (13)
  23. Woodlawn Cemetery, Detroit, Mich. (13)
  24. Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah (13)
  25. Evergreen Cemetery, Lansing, Mich. (13)
  26. Holy Cross Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y. (12)
  27. Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn. (12)
  28. Maple Hill Cemetery, Charlotte, Mich. (12)
  29. Oak Grove Cemetery, Coldwater, Mich. (12)
  30. Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Ill. (12)
  31. Metairie Cemetery, New Orleans, La. (12)
  32. Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Alsip, Ill. (12)
  33. Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, Calif. (12)
  34. All Saints Catholic Cemetery, Des Plaines, Ill. (12)
  35. Maple Hill Cemetery, Cadillac, Mich. (12)
  36. Elmwood Cemetery, Birmingham, Ala. (11)
  37. Mt. Hope Cemetery, Lansing, Mich. (11)
  38. Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio (11)
  39. Calvary Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo. (11)
  40. Ashland Cemetery, Ashland, Ky. (11)
  41. Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, Calif. (11)
  42. Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, Phoenix, Ariz. (11)
  43. Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, N.Y. (10)
  44. Forest Park East Cemetery, Shreveport, La. (10)
  45. Evergreen Cemetery, Alpena, Mich. (10)
  46. Washington National Cathedral, Washington, D.C. (10)
  47. Sunset Memorial Park, South Charleston, W.Va. (10)
  48. Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park, Dallas, Tex. (10)
  49. Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Long Island, N.Y. (10)
  50. Somerset Cemetery, Somerset, Ky. (10)
  51. Elmwood Cemetery, Charlotte, N.C. (9)
  52. Fort Lincoln Cemetery, Brentwood, Md. (9)
  53. Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Ky. (9)
  54. Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Omaha, Neb. (9)
  55. Green Lawn Cemetery, Columbus, Ohio (9)
  56. Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, Colma, Calif. (9)
  57. Roselawn Memorial Park, Little Rock, Ark. (9)
  58. Forest Lawn Memorial Park - Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, Calif. (9)
  59. Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Cheltenham, Pa. (9)
  60. Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, San Diego, Calif. (8)
  61. Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass. (8)
  62. Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, R.I. (8)
  63. Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Silver Spring, Md. (8)
  64. Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, Mich. (8)
  65. Oak Hill Cemetery, Evansville, Ind. (8)
  66. River View Cemetery, Portland, Ore. (8)
  67. National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii (8)
  68. Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Tex. (8)
  69. St. Joseph's Cemetery, West Roxbury, Boston, Mass. (8)
  70. Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn. (8)
  71. Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, N.J. (8)
  72. Cullman Cemetery, Cullman, Ala. (8)
  73. Lincoln Memorial Park, Lincoln, Neb. (8)
  74. Olivet Cemetery, Moorefield, W.Va. (8)
  75. Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Salt Lake City, Utah (8)
  76. Memorial Park Cemetery, Columbia, Mo. (8)
  77. North Pacific Ocean (8)
  78. Forest Hill Cemetery, Madison, Wis. (7)
  79. Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Ill. (7)
  80. Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah (7)
  81. Mountain View Cemetery, Pocatello, Idaho (7)
  82. Greenwood Cemetery, Montgomery, Ala. (7)
  83. West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Pa. (7)
  84. Willamette National Cemetery, Portland, Ore. (7)
  85. Calvary Cemetery, Evanston, Ill. (7)
  86. Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Calif. (7)
  87. Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, N.M. (7)
  88. Oak Hill Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Mich. (7)
  89. Woodland Cemetery, Dayton, Ohio (7)
  90. Deepdale Memorial Park, Near Lansing, Eaton County, Mich. (7)
  91. Fort Hill Cemetery, Auburn, N.Y. (7)
  92. Masonic Memorial Gardens, Reno, Nev. (7)
  93. Parsons Cemetery, Salisbury, Md. (7)
  94. Forest Home Cemetery, Forest Park, Ill. (7)
  95. Sacred Heart Cemetery, Meriden, Conn. (7)
  96. Evergreen Cemetery, Paris, Tex. (7)
  97. Mt. St. Benedict Cemetery, Bloomfield, Conn. (7)
  98. Memorial Park Cemetery, Skokie, Ill. (7)
  99. Woodmere Memorial Park, Huntington, W.Va. (7)
  100. Oahu Cemetery, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii (7)
  101. Calvary Cemetery, Omaha, Neb. (7)
  102. White Chapel Memorial Park Cemetery, Troy, Mich. (7)
  103. Park Cemetery, Carthage, Mo. (7)
  104. Woodlawn Memorial Park, Nashville, Tenn. (6)
  105. Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo. (6)
  106. Calvary Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio (6)
  107. Highland Lawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Ind. (6)
  108. Glendale Cemetery, Des Moines, Iowa (6)
  109. Spring Hill Cemetery, Huntington, W.Va. (6)
  110. Woodlawn Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Mich. (6)
  111. Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C. (6)
  112. Oak Ridge Cemetery, Kennett, Mo. (6)
  113. Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, N.Y. (6)
  114. Evergreen Memorial Park, Tucson, Ariz. (6)
  115. New Cathedral Cemetery, Baltimore, Md. (6)
  116. Cloverdale Memorial Park, Boise, Idaho (6)
  117. Glenwood Cemetery, Houston, Tex. (6)
  118. Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, Ill. (6)
  119. Mt. Hebron Cemetery, Flushing, Queens, N.Y. (6)
  120. Riverview Cemetery, Jefferson City, Mo. (6)
  121. St. Adalbert's Cemetery, Niles, Ill. (6)
  122. Woodlawn Cemetery, Sioux Falls, S.Dak. (6)
  123. St. Bernard's Cemetery, Bernardsville, N.J. (6)
  124. Fort Logan National Cemetery, Denver, Colo. (6)
  125. St. Lawrence Cemetery, West Haven, Conn. (6)
  126. Rose Hill Burial Park, Oklahoma City, Okla. (6)
  127. Mt. Pisgah Cemetery, Gillette, Wyo. (6)
  128. Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y. (5)
  129. Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, Ky. (5)
  130. Highland Cemetery, Ypsilanti, Mich. (5)
  131. Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, N.Y. (5)
  132. Spring Hill Cemetery, Charleston, W.Va. (5)
  133. Magnolia Cemetery, Charleston, S.C. (5)
  134. Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Boston, Mass. (5)
  135. Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh, N.C. (5)
  136. Lusk Cemetery, Lusk, Wyo. (5)
  137. Hazelwood Cemetery, Springfield, Mo. (5)
  138. Forest Home Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis. (5)
  139. Columbia Cemetery, Columbia, Mo. (5)
  140. Oakdale Cemetery, Washington, N.C. (5)
  141. Greenwood Memorial Park, San Diego, Calif. (5)
  142. Mountain Home Cemetery, Kalamazoo, Mich. (5)
  143. Mountain View Cemetery, Rapid City, S.Dak. (5)
  144. Maple Park Cemetery, Springfield, Mo. (5)
  145. Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden, Mass. (5)
  146. Forrest Cemetery, Gadsden, Ala. (5)
  147. Fairlawn Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Okla. (5)
  148. Oakdale Cemetery, Wilmington, N.C. (5)
  149. Princeton Cemetery, Princeton, N.J. (5)
  150. Homewood Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa. (5)
  151. Cedar Hill Cemetery, Suitland, Md. (5)
  152. Monte Vista Park Cemetery, Bluefield, W.Va. (5)
  153. Odd Fellows Cemetery, Norman, Okla. (5)
  154. Holyhood Cemetery, Brookline, Mass. (5)
  155. Forestvale Cemetery, Helena, Mont. (5)
  156. Elmwood Cemetery, New Brunswick, N.J. (5)
  157. Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon, Pa. (5)
  158. Forest Hill Cemetery, Kansas City, Mo. (5)
  159. Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Tex. (5)
  160. Missoula Cemetery, Missoula, Mont. (5)
  161. Woodlawn Cemetery, Fairmont, W.Va. (5)
  162. Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Rochester, N.Y. (5)
  163. Santa Barbara Cemetery, Santa Barbara, Calif. (5)
  164. Englewood Cemetery, Clinton, Mo. (5)
  165. Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Great Falls, Mont. (5)
  166. Evergreen-Washelli Memorial Park, Seattle, Wash. (5)
  167. Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah (5)
  168. Golden Gate National Cemetery, San Bruno, Calif. (5)
  169. St. Stanislaus Cemetery, Cheektowaga, N.Y. (5)
  170. Memorial Cemetery of St. John's Church, Laurel Hollow, Long Island, N.Y. (5)
  171. Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside, Ill. (5)
  172. Sutton Cemetery, Sutton, W.Va. (5)
  173. Mt. Ararat Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Long Island, N.Y. (5)
  174. Rose Hill Cemetery, Idaho Falls, Idaho (5)
  175. Mt. Lebanon Cemetery, Glendale, Queens, N.Y. (5)
  176. Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Tex. (5)
  177. Oakwood Memorial Mausoleum, Saginaw, Mich. (5)
  178. Greenwood Memorial Park, Fort Worth, Tex. (5)
  179. Maplewood Cemetery, Durham, N.C. (5)
  180. Hillside Memorial Park, Culver City, Calif. (5)
  181. Calvary Cemetery, Erie, Pa. (5)
  182. North Atlantic Ocean (5)
  183. Anchorage Memorial Park Cemetery, Anchorage, Alaska (5)
  184. Woodland Cemetery, Jackson, Mich. (5)
  185. Washtenong Memorial Park, Ann Arbor Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. (5)
  186. Mountain View Memorial Park, Charleston, W.Va. (5)
  187. Associated Order of United Workers Cemetery, Pullman, Wash. (5)
  188. Center Cemetery, Burlington, Conn. (5)
  189. Odd Fellows Cemetery, Camden, Del. (5)

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