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Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery

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

List contains people like Benjamin Harrison and Caroline Harrison.

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

From celebrity tombs at Crown Hill Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Crown Hill Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
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Caroline Harrison is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 60 (1832-1892)
Caroline Scott Harrison, was a teacher of music, the wife of Benjamin Harrison and mother of two surviving children; after his election as President of the United States, she was First Lady of ...more
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Richard Jordan Gatling is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 85 (1818-1903)
Richard Jordan Gatling was an American inventor best known for his invention of the Gatling gun, the first successful machine gun.
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Robert Irsay is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 74 (1923-1997)
Robert Irsay was an American professional football team owner. He owned the National Football League's Baltimore/Indianapolis Colts franchise from 1972 until his death in 1997, and the former ...more
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Eli Lilly is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 60 (1838-1898)
Eli Lilly was an American soldier, pharmaceutical chemist, industrialist, entrepreneur, and founder of the Eli Lilly and Company pharmaceutical corporation.
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Benjamin Harrison is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 68 (1833-1901)
Benjamin Harrison was the 23rd President of the United States; he was the grandson of the ninth President, William Henry Harrison. Harrison had become a prominent local attorney, Presbyterian ...more
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Alexander Ralston is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 56 (1771-1827)
Alexander Ralston was one of two co-architects for the design of the city of Indianapolis, Indiana.
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William S. Taylor is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 75 (1853-1928)
William Sylvester Taylor was the 33rd Governor of Kentucky. He was initially declared the winner of the disputed gubernatorial election of 1899, but the Kentucky General Assembly, dominated by ...more
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Frank McKinney is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 54 (1938-1992)
Frank Edward McKinney, Jr. was an American competition swimmer, Olympic champion, and former world record-holder. He later became a prominent executive in the American banking industry, but died ...more
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John Dillinger is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 31 (1903-1934)
John Herbert Dillinger was an American gangster and a bank robber in the Depression-era United States. His gang robbed twenty four banks and four police stations. Dillinger escaped from jail ...more
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Joe Rand Beckett is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 78 (1891-1969)
Joe Rand Beckett was a veteran of World War I, prominent lawyer in Indianapolis, Indiana, and a member of the Indiana Senate representing Johnson County and Marion County in 1929, 1931 and the ...more
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Charles W. Fairbanks is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 66 (1852-1918)
Charles Warren Fairbanks was an American politician who served as a Senator from Indiana from 1897 to 1905 and the 26th Vice President of the United States from 1905 to 1909.
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Oliver P. Morton is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 54 (1823-1877)
Oliver Hazard Perry Throck Morton, commonly known as Oliver P. Morton, was a U.S. Republican Party politician from Indiana. He served as the 14th Governor of Indiana during the American Civil ...more
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Julia Carson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 69 (1938-2007)
Julia May Carson, born Julia May Porter, was a member of the United States House of Representatives for Indiana's 7th congressional district from 1997 until her death in 2007. Carson was the ...more
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George Washington Julian is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 82 (1817-1899)
George Washington Julian was a nineteenth-century politician, lawyer and writer who served in Congress from Indiana. He was one of the leading opponents of slavery in politics before the war, ...more
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John Woodruff is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 92 (1915-2007)
John Youie Woodruff was an American athlete and winner of the 800 metres at the 1936 Summer Olympics. Born in Connellsville, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, U.S., "Long" John Woodruff ...more
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John Coburn is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 83 (1825-1908)
John Coburn was a United States Representative from Indiana and an officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War.
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Edward Canby is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 56 (1817-1873)
Edward Richard Sprigg Canby was a career United States Army officer and a Union general in the American Civil War, Reconstruction era, and the Indian Wars. He was assassinated at a peace talk ...more
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Thomas A. Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 66 (1819-1885)
Thomas Andrews Hendricks was an American politician and lawyer from Indiana who served as the 16th Governor of Indiana and the 21st Vice President of the United States. Born in Muskingum County, ...more
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John Parker Hawkins is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 84 (1830-1914)
John Parker Hawkins was a career officer of the United States Army who served as brigadier general during the American Civil War, in which he served as a commissary officer and as a commander of ...more
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Erwin Baker is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 78 (1882-1960)
Erwin George "Cannon Ball" Baker was an American motorcycle and automobile racing driver and organizer in the first half of the 20th century. Baker began his public career as a ...more
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Thomas R. Marshall is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 71 (1854-1925)
Thomas Riley Marshall was an American Democratic politician who served as the 28th Vice President of the United States under Woodrow Wilson. A prominent lawyer in Indiana, he became an active ...more
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Toad Ramsey is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 42 (1864-1906)
Thomas H. "Toad" Ramsey was an American Major League Baseball player who pitched in the Majors from 1885 to 1890. Ramsey spent his entire career in the American Association, split ...more
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Ebenezer Dumont is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 57 (1814-1871)
Ebenezer Dumont was a U.S. Representative from Indiana, as well as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War.
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Eli Lilly is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Eli Lilly Dec. at 92 (1885-1977)
Eli Lilly was a pharmaceutical industrialist and philanthropist from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Under his vision and leadership, Eli Lilly and Company, founded by his grandfather, ...more
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Mary Harrison McKee is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried in Crown Hill Cemetery
Dec. at 72 (1858-1930)
Mary Scott Harrison McKee was the only daughter of President Benjamin Harrison and his wife Caroline Scott Harrison. After her mother died in 1892, McKee served as her father's First Lady for ...more