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

People include everything from Richard B. Mellon to Christopher Magee.

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

From celebrity tombs at Allegheny Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Allegheny Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Allegheny Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.

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Thomas Mellon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Allegheny Cemetery
Thomas Mellon Died at 95 (1813-1908) Thomas Alexander Mellon was a Scotch-Irish American, entrepreneur, lawyer, and judge, best known as the founder of Mellon Bank and patriarch of the Mellon family of Pittsburgh.

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Richard B. Mellon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Allegheny Cemetery
Richard B. Mellon Died at 75 (1858-1933) Richard Beatty Mellon, sometimes R.B., was a banker, industrialist, and philanthropist from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He and his brother, Andrew W. Mellon, another son of Judge Thomas Mellon, ...more

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Rachel Mellon Walton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Allegheny Cemetery
Rachel Mellon Walton Died at 107 (1899-2006) Rachel Mellon Walton was an American philanthropist.

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Harry Kendall Thaw is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Allegheny Cemetery
Harry Kendall Thaw Died at 76 (1871-1947) Harry Kendall Thaw was the son of Pittsburgh coal and railroad baron William Thaw, Sr. Heir to a multi-million dollar mine and railroad fortune, Harry Thaw had a history of severe mental ...more

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James S. Negley is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Allegheny Cemetery
James S. Negley Died at 75 (1826-1901) James Scott Negley was an American Civil War General, farmer, railroader, and U.S. Representative from the state of Pennsylvania. He played a key role in the Union victory at the Battle of ...more

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Christopher Magee is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Allegheny Cemetery
Christopher Magee Died at 53 (1848-1901) Christopher Lyman Magee was a powerful political boss in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. Along with William Flinn, his political partner, the two ran the Republican Party machine that ...more

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Alexander Hays is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Allegheny Cemetery
Alexander Hays Died at 45 (1819-1864) Alexander Hays was a Union Army general in the American Civil War, killed in the Battle of the Wilderness.

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Thomas Algeo Rowley is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Allegheny Cemetery
Thomas Algeo Rowley Died at 84 (1808-1892) Thomas Algeo Rowley was a Union Army general in the American Civil War from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Alfred L. Pearson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Allegheny Cemetery
Alfred L. Pearson Died at 65 (1838-1903) Alfred Lawrence Pearson was a lawyer and Union Army general in the American Civil War. He was awarded the U.S. military's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor, for his actions at the Battle of ...more

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James Wallace Conant is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Allegheny Cemetery
James Wallace Conant Died at 44 (1862-1906) James Wallace Conant was an amusement manager who later became the manager of the Schenley Park Casino, as well as the first manager of the Duquesne Gardens, the first indoor ice rinks in the ...more

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John Walton, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Allegheny Cemetery
John Walton, Jr.

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John F. Walton III is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Allegheny Cemetery
John F. Walton III