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Cemeteries Ranked by Office

Cemeteries Ranked by Number of Governors Buried There

  1. Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va. (36)
  2. Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, R.I. (22)
  3. Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Ky. (17)
  4. Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colo. (15)
  5. Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind. (14)
  6. Mt. Holly Cemetery, Little Rock, Ark. (12)
  7. Texas State Cemetery, Austin, Tex. (12)
  8. Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo. (11)
  9. Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio (11)
  10. Metairie Cemetery, New Orleans, La. (10)
  11. Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass. (9)
  12. Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore, Md. (9)
  13. Lakeview Cemetery, Cheyenne, Wyo. (9)
  14. Roselawn Memorial Park, Little Rock, Ark. (9)
  15. Forest Hill Cemetery, Madison, Wis. (8)
  16. Old Granary Burying Ground, Boston, Mass. (8)
  17. Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y. (8)
  18. Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford, Conn. (8)
  19. Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Calif. (8)
  20. River View Cemetery, Portland, Ore. (8)
  21. Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va. (8)
  22. Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, Phoenix, Ariz. (8)
  23. Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, Mich. (7)
  24. Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Neb. (7)
  25. Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, Tenn. (7)
  26. Fairview Memorial Park, Albuquerque, N.M. (7)
  27. Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh, N.C. (7)
  28. Greenwood Cemetery, Jackson, Miss. (7)
  29. Forest Home Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis. (7)
  30. Forest Grove Cemetery, Augusta, Maine (7)
  31. Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C. (7)
  32. Forestvale Cemetery, Helena, Mont. (7)
  33. Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn. (6)
  34. Lone Mountain Cemetery, Carson City, Nev. (6)
  35. Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Ill. (6)
  36. North Burial Ground, Providence, R.I. (6)
  37. Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C. (6)
  38. Green Lawn Cemetery, Columbus, Ohio (6)
  39. Oakland Cemetery, St. Paul, Minn. (6)
  40. Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Ga. (6)
  41. Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, Vt. (6)
  42. Trinity Episcopal Cathedral Cemetery, Columbia, S.C. (6)
  43. Mount Crest Abbey Mausoleum, Salem, Ore. (6)
  44. Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y. (5)
  45. Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C. (5)
  46. Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven, Conn. (5)
  47. Mt. Hope Cemetery, Bangor, Maine (5)
  48. Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Ala. (5)
  49. Oakwood Cemetery, Austin, Tex. (5)
  50. Christ Episcopal Church Cemetery, Cambridge, Md. (5)
  51. Evergreen Cemetery, Jacksonville, Fla. (5)
  52. Island Cemetery, Newport, R.I. (5)
  53. Masonic Memorial Gardens, Reno, Nev. (5)
  54. Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah (5)
  55. Aspen Grove Cemetery, Burlington, Iowa (4)
  56. Grandview Cemetery, Chillicothe, Ohio (4)
  57. Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Ill. (4)
  58. Greenwood Cemetery, Montgomery, Ala. (4)
  59. Magnolia Cemetery, Charleston, S.C. (4)
  60. Worcester Rural Cemetery, Worcester, Mass. (4)
  61. Wilmington and Brandywine Cemetery, Wilmington, Del. (4)
  62. Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Boston, Mass. (4)
  63. Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky. (4)
  64. Morris Hill Cemetery, Boise, Idaho (4)
  65. Harrisburg Cemetery, Harrisburg, Pa. (4)
  66. Topeka Cemetery, Topeka, Kan. (4)
  67. Evergreen Cemetery, New Haven, Conn. (4)
  68. Blossom Hill Cemetery, Concord, N.H. (4)
  69. Oakwood Cemetery, Montgomery, Ala. (4)
  70. Evergreen Cemetery, Everett, Wash. (4)
  71. Glenwood Cemetery, Houston, Tex. (4)
  72. Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, Calif. (4)
  73. St. Peter's Churchyard, Lewes, Del. (4)
  74. Shockoe Hill Cemetery, Richmond, Va. (4)
  75. Willow Brook Cemetery, Edgefield, S.C. (4)
  76. Summerville Cemetery, Augusta, Ga. (4)
  77. St. Mary's Cemetery, Bismarck, N.Dak. (4)
  78. Oahu Cemetery, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii (4)
  79. Naval Academy Cemetery, Annapolis, Md. (4)
  80. Pioneer Cemetery, Boise, Idaho (4)
  81. Elmwood Cemetery, Birmingham, Ala. (3)
  82. Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio (3)
  83. Mt. Mora Cemetery, St. Joseph, Mo. (3)
  84. Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah (3)
  85. Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, Vt. (3)
  86. Odd Fellows Cemetery, Milford, Del. (3)
  87. Presbyterian Cemetery, Dover, Del. (3)
  88. Rose Hill Cemetery, Macon, Ga. (3)
  89. Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y. (3)
  90. Valley Cemetery, Manchester, N.H. (3)
  91. Roselawn Cemetery, Pueblo, Colo. (3)
  92. West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Pa. (3)
  93. Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pa. (3)
  94. Christ Church Cemetery, Dover, Del. (3)
  95. Lowell Cemetery, Lowell, Mass. (3)
  96. East Cemetery, Litchfield, Conn. (3)
  97. Evergreen Cemetery, Portland, Maine (3)
  98. Riverside Cemetery, Denver, Colo. (3)
  99. Sacramento City Cemetery, Sacramento, Calif. (3)
  100. Allegheny Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa. (3)
  101. Pine Grove Cemetery, Manchester, N.H. (3)
  102. Fairview Cemetery, Santa Fe, N.M. (3)
  103. Glendale Cemetery, Des Moines, Iowa (3)
  104. Immanuel Churchyard, New Castle, Del. (3)
  105. Mt. Vernon Cemetery, Atchison, Kan. (3)
  106. Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Newark, N.J. (3)
  107. Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Ill. (3)
  108. Woodland Cemetery, Des Moines, Iowa (3)
  109. Oak Hill Cemetery, Crawfordsville, Ind. (3)
  110. Indian Hill Cemetery, Middletown, Conn. (3)
  111. Spring Hill Cemetery, Easton, Md. (3)
  112. Ancient Burying Ground, Hartford, Conn. (3)
  113. Lakewood Memorial Park, Jackson, Miss. (3)
  114. Mt. Hebron Cemetery, Winchester, Va. (3)
  115. Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Ga. (3)
  116. Oakland and Fraternal Historic Cemetery Park, Little Rock, Ark. (3)
  117. Holyhood Cemetery, Brookline, Mass. (3)
  118. St. Philip's Churchyard, Charleston, S.C. (3)
  119. St. Michael's Church Cemetery, Charleston, S.C. (3)
  120. Old Bennington Cemetery, Bennington, Vt. (3)
  121. Newton Cemetery, Newton, Mass. (3)
  122. Monticello Graveyard, Near Charlottesville, Albemarle County, Va. (3)
  123. Riverview Cemetery, Jefferson City, Mo. (3)
  124. Union Cemetery, Bellefonte, Pa. (3)
  125. National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii (3)
  126. Oakwood Cemetery, Waco, Tex. (3)
  127. Hope Cemetery, Waterbury, Vt. (3)
  128. Lone Fir Cemetery, Portland, Ore. (3)
  129. Woodlawn Cemetery, Fairmont, W.Va. (3)
  130. Chapel of the Chimes, Oakland, Calif. (3)
  131. Colonial Park Cemetery, Savannah, Ga. (3)
  132. Evergreen-Washelli Memorial Park, Seattle, Wash. (3)
  133. Rose Hill Burial Park, Oklahoma City, Okla. (3)
  134. Milford Cemetery, Milford, Conn. (3)
  135. Christ Episcopal Churchyard, Milford, Del. (3)
  136. Pioneer Cemetery, Salem, Ore. (3)
  137. Lincoln Memorial Park, Lincoln, Neb. (3)
  138. Masonic Memorial Park, Tumwater, Wash. (3)
  139. United States Military Academy Cemetery, West Point, N.Y. (3)

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