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List of famous people buried in Dale Cemetery, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Celebrities are often buried in the highest caliber cemeteries, mausoleums and tombs, which is why we've created this list of celebrities buried in Dale Cemetery. If you're ever visiting Dale Cemetery and want to check out historic graves, then use this list to pinpoint exactly which burial locations you want to see.

List includes Hattie McDaniel, Althea Gibson and more.

This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in Dale Cemetery?" and "Which celebrities are buried in Dale Cemetery?"

From celebrity tombs at Dale Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Dale Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Dale Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
Franz Boas is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Dale Cemetery
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Franz Uri Boas was a German-American anthropologist and a pioneer of modern anthropology who has been called the "Father of American Anthropology". Studying in Germany, Boas was awarded a doctorate in 1881 in physics while also studying geography. He then participated in a geographical expedition to ...more

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Age: Died at 84 (1858-1942)

Birthplace: Minden, Germany

Profession: Anthropologist, Scientist

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Sonny Sharrock is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Dale Cemetery
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Warren Harding "Sonny" Sharrock was an American jazz guitarist. He was once married to singer Linda Sharrock, with whom he sometimes recorded and performed. One of few guitarists in the first wave of free jazz in the 1960s, Sharrock was known for his incisive, heavily chorded attack, his highly ...more

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Age: Died at 54 (1940-1994)

Birthplace: Ossining, New York, United States of America

Profession: Guitarist, Musician, Composer

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Edwin A. McAlpin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Dale Cemetery
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Edwin A. McAlpin


General Edwin Augustus McAlpin was president of the D.H. McAlpin & Co., a tobacco manufacturer. He built the Hotel McAlpin in New York City, at the time the largest hotel in the world. He had an active military career in the New York National Guard and was appointed Adjutant General by the Governor. ...more

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Age: Died at 69 (1848-1917)

Birthplace: Ossining, New York, United States of America

John T. Hoffman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Dale Cemetery
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John T. Hoffman


John Thompson Hoffman was the 23rd Governor of New York. He was also Recorder of New York City and the 78th Mayor of New York City. Connections to the Tweed Ring ruined his political career, in spite of the absence of evidence to show personal involvement in corrupt activities. ...more

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Age: Died at 60 (1828-1888)

Birthplace: Contiguous United States, New York, Westchester County, Ossining, United States of America, + more

Profession: Politician