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Famous People Buried in Bonaventure Cemetery

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

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different people, including Conrad Aiken and Henry R. Jackson.

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

From celebrity tombs at Bonaventure Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Bonaventure Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Bonaventure Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
Conrad Aiken is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Bonaventure Cemetery
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Conrad Potter Aiken (August 5, 1889 – August 17, 1973) was an American writer, whose work includes poetry, short stories, novels, a play, and an autobiography. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 84 (1889-1973)

Birthplace: Savannah, Georgia

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Henry R. Jackson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Bonaventure Cemetery
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Henry R. Jackson

Henry Rootes Jackson (June 24, 1820 – May 23, 1898) was a major general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 78 (1820-1898)

Birthplace: Athens, Georgia

Robert H. Anderson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Bonaventure Cemetery
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Robert H. Anderson

Robert Houstoun Anderson (October 1, 1835 – February 8, 1888) was a West Point graduate, an infantry officer in the United States Army and later served as a Brigadier General in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War, After the war he served as the Chief of the Police for the city of Savannah for 23 years and was twice appointed to serve on the Visitor's Board of the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York, NY. He played an important role with reunification efforts after the war. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 53 (1835-1888)

Birthplace: Savannah, Georgia

Hugh W. Mercer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Bonaventure Cemetery
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Hugh W. Mercer

Hugh Weedon Mercer (November 27, 1808 – June 9, 1877) was an officer in the United States Army and then a Confederate general during the American Civil War. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 69 (1808-1877)

Birthplace: Virginia