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Warren County
Ohio

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Warren County

Index to Locations

  • Franklin Woodhill Cemetery
  • Lebanon Corwin Block Cemetery
  • Lebanon Lebanon Cemetery
  • Mason Rose Hill Cemetery
  • South Lebanon Deerfield Cemetery
  • Symmes Township Union Cemetery
  • Waynesville Miami Cemetery


    Woodhill Cemetery
    Franklin, Warren County, Ohio
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
    Rice K. Evans Rice Kemper Evans (1879-1937) — also known as Rice K. Evans — of Franklin, Warren County, Ohio; Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Born in Franklin, Warren County, Ohio, February 3, 1879. Physician; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Sheffield, 1909-15; U.S. Vice Consul in Sheffield, 1915-27. Died in 1937 (age about 58 years). Interment at Woodhill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Firman Richard Evans (1851-1932) and Sally Fulton (Taylor) Evans (1852-1900); married, August 20, 1900, to Louise Dillon Cass (1878-1917).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: U.S. passport application (1919)


    Corwin Block Cemetery
    Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio
    Politicians buried here:
      George Read Sage (1828-1898) — of Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio. Born in Erie, Erie County, Pa., August 24, 1828. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio, 1883-98; retired 1898. Died in Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio, November 19, 1898 (age 70 years, 87 days). Interment at Corwin Block Cemetery.
      See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article


    Lebanon Cemetery
    Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio
    Politicians buried here:
    Thomas Corwin Thomas Corwin (1794-1865) — also known as Tom Corwin; "The Wagon Boy" — of Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio. Born in Bourbon County, Ky., July 29, 1794. Member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1822; U.S. Representative from Ohio, 1831-40, 1859-61 (2nd District 1831-33, 4th District 1833-40, 7th District 1859-61); Governor of Ohio, 1840-42; defeated, 1842; Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1844; U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1845-50; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1850-53; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1860; U.S. Minister to Mexico, 1861-64. Died December 18, 1865 (age 71 years, 142 days). Interment at Lebanon Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Moses Bledso Corwin (1790-1872); uncle of Franklin Corwin.
      Political family: Corwin family of Lebanon, Ohio.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      Image source: William C. Roberts, Leading Orators (1884)
      Thomas Randolph Ross (1788-1869) — also known as Thomas R. Ross — of Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio. Born in Pennsylvania, 1788. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Ohio, 1819-25 (1st District 1819-23, 2nd District 1823-25). Died in 1869 (age about 81 years). Interment at Lebanon Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      O. C. Maxwell (1837-1871) — of Ohio. Born in Franklin, Warren County, Ohio, February 7, 1837. Republican. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; wounded in the leg at Perryville, and crippled for life; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1868. Died, in a state of desperation from financial difficulties, from a self-inflicted gunshot, in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, December 5, 1871 (age 34 years, 301 days). Interment at Lebanon Cemetery.


    Rose Hill Cemetery
    Mason, Warren County, Ohio
    Politicians buried here:
      James Earl Cox (1890-1969) — also known as J. Earl Cox — of Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Born in Mason, Warren County, Ohio, January 11, 1890. Democrat. School teacher; superintendent of schools; lawyer; candidate for mayor of Akron, Ohio, 1929 (primary), 1931, 1933. Died in Pinellas County, Fla., April 17, 1969 (age 79 years, 96 days). Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Richard Mount Cox (1856-1933) and Lucy (Perrine) Cox (1860-1947); married to Jennie Irene Moody (1890-1971); first cousin twice removed of Martha A. Cox (1824-1893; who married Eli Bowyer (1818-1886)).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Deerfield Cemetery
    South Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio
    Politicians buried here:
      Ephraim Kibbey (1756-1809) — of Deerfield, Hamilton County (now South Lebanon, Warren County), Ohio. Born in Somers, Tolland County, Conn., November 20, 1756. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; surveyor; member of Northwest Territory legislature, 1802; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1803-04. Died in Deerfield, Hamilton County (now South Lebanon, Warren County), Ohio, April 22, 1809 (age 52 years, 153 days). Interment at Deerfield Cemetery.
      Charles N. Dilatush (1864-1954) — of Lincoln County, Idaho. Born in Warren County, Ohio, November 16, 1864. Member of Idaho state house of representatives, 1899-1901, 1903-04. Died December 26, 1954 (age 90 years, 40 days). Interment at Deerfield Cemetery.


    Union Cemetery
    Symmes Township, Warren County, Ohio
    Politicians buried here:
      Jeremiah Morrow (1771-1852) — of Montgomery, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born near Gettysburg, Adams County, Pa., October 6, 1771. Democrat. Member of Northwest Territory House of Representatives, 1801-02; delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Hamilton County, 1802; member of Ohio state senate, 1803, 1827; U.S. Representative from Ohio, 1803-13, 1840-43 (at-large 1803-13, 4th District 1840-43); U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1813-19; Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1820; Governor of Ohio, 1822-26; defeated, 1820; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1829, 1835. Died near Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio, March 22, 1852 (age 80 years, 168 days). Interment at Union Cemetery.
      Morrow County, Ohio is named for him.
      The Jeremiah Morrow Bridge (opened 1964, rebuilt 2010-16), which carries Interstate 71 over the gorge of the Little Miami River in Warren County, Ohio, is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Miami Cemetery
    6379 Corwin Avenue
    Waynesville, Warren County, Ohio
    Politicians buried here:
      Seth Hockett Ellis (1830-1904) — also known as Seth H. Ellis — of Waynesville, Warren County, Ohio. Born near Martinsville, Clinton County, Ohio, January 3, 1830. Candidate for Governor of Ohio, 1892 (Prohibition), 1899; Union Reform candidate for President of the United States, 1900. Quaker. Member, Grange. Died in 1904 (age about 74 years). Interment at Miami Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Robert Ellis and Anna Hockett (Moon) Ellis; married, August 21, 1851, to Rebecca J. Tressler.
      John Quincy Smith (1824-1901) — also known as John Q. Smith — of Oakland, Clinton County, Ohio. Born near Waynesville, Warren County, Ohio, November 5, 1824. Republican. Member of Ohio state senate 5th District, 1860-61, 1872-73; member of Ohio state house of representatives from Clinton County, 1862-63; U.S. Representative from Ohio 3rd District, 1873-75; defeated, 1874; U.S. Commissioner of Indian Affairs, 1875-77; U.S. Consul General in Montreal, 1878-82. Died in Oakland, Clinton County, Ohio, December 30, 1901 (age 77 years, 55 days). Interment at Miami Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Seth W. Brown (1841-1923) — of Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio. Born near Waynesville, Warren County, Ohio, January 4, 1841. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; newspaper business; lawyer; Warren County Prosecuting Attorney, 1880-83; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1883-87; Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1888; U.S. Representative from Ohio 6th District, 1897-1901. Died in Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio, February 24, 1923 (age 82 years, 51 days). Interment at Miami Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      George M. Hammell (1852-1916) — of Ohio. Born in 1852. Prohibition candidate for Governor of Ohio, 1899. Methodist. Died in 1916 (age about 64 years). Interment at Miami Cemetery.
      Coates Kinney (1826-1904) — of Ohio. Born in 1826. Republican. Poet; member of Ohio state senate, 1860; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1868. Methodist. Died in 1904 (age about 78 years). Interment at Miami Cemetery.
      Seth Silver Haines (1824-1895) — of Ohio. Born in 1824. Member of Ohio state legislature, 1870. Died in 1895 (age about 71 years). Interment at Miami Cemetery.
      Thomas M. Wales (1812-1898) — of Warren County, Ohio. Born in 1812. Member of Ohio state house of representatives from Warren County, 1875-79. Died in 1898 (age about 86 years). Interment at Miami Cemetery.
      Edward Wilkerson (1853-1929) — of Kansas. Born in Spring Hill, Washington Township, Warren County, Ohio, 1853. Member of Kansas state legislature, 1890. Died at the Denver Hotel, Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio, 1929 (age about 76 years). Interment at Miami Cemetery.


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