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List of famous people buried in Laurel Hill 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 Laurel Hill Cemetery. If you're ever visiting Laurel Hill Cemetery and want to check out historic graves, then use this list to pinpoint exactly which burial locations you want to see.

This is a list that features people like John Thompson Dorrance and Samuel W. Crawford.

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

From celebrity tombs at Laurel Hill Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Laurel Hill Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Laurel Hill Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
Elisha Kane is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Laurel Hill Cemetery
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Elisha Kent Kane was an American explorer, and a medical officer in the United States Navy during the first half of the 19th century. He was a member of two Arctic expeditions to rescue the explorer Sir John Franklin. He was present at the discovery of Franklin's first winter camp, but he did not ...more

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Age: Died at 37 (1820-1857)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Profession: Physician

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Frank Furness is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Laurel Hill Cemetery
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Frank Heyling Furness was an American architect of the Victorian era. He designed more than 600 buildings, most in the Philadelphia area, and is remembered for his eclectic, muscular, often idiosyncratically scaled buildings, and for his influence on the Chicago architect Louis Sullivan. Furness was ...more

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Age: Died at 73 (1839-1912)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Profession: Architect

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Charles Ferguson Smith is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Laurel Hill Cemetery
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Charles Ferguson Smith was a career United States Army officer who served in the Mexican-American War and as a Union General in the American Civil War. ...more

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Age: Died at 55 (1807-1862)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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George Meade is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Laurel Hill Cemetery
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George Gordon Meade was a career United States Army officer and civil engineer involved in the coastal construction of several lighthouses. He fought with distinction in the Second Seminole War and the Mexican-American War. During the American Civil War he served as a Union general, rising from ...more

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Age: Died at 57 (1815-1872)

Birthplace: Cadiz, Spain

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