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

List is made up of many different people, including Eddie Anderson and Louise Beavers.

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

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

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Neal S. Dow is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 93 (1804-1897)
Neal S. Dow, nicknamed the "Napoleon of Temperance" and the "Father of Prohibition", was mayor of Portland, Maine, as well as a General in the Union Army during the Civil ...more

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Ether Shepley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 88 (1789-1877)
Ether Shepley was an American politician. Shepley, a Democratic-Republican, served in the Maine State House before becoming one of the state's U.S. Senators. Shepley resigned from the Senate ...more

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Eddie Anderson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 72 (1905-1977)
Edmund Lincoln "Eddie" Anderson, also known as Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, was an American comedian and actor. Anderson got his start in show business as a teenager on the ...more

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T. A. D. Fessenden is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 42 (1826-1868)
Thomas Amory Deblois Fessenden was a U.S. Representative from Maine, the son of abolitionist legislator Samuel Fessenden, and brother of Treasury Secretary William P. Fessenden and congressman ...more

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Marianne Moore is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 85 (1887-1972)
Marianne Craig Moore was an American Modernist poet and writer noted for her irony and wit.

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John Lynch is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 67 (1825-1892)
John Lynch was a nineteenth-century politician, merchant, manufacturer and newspaper publisher from Maine. Born in Portland, Maine, Lynch attended public schools as a child and graduated from ...more

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Nathan Clifford is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 78 (1803-1881)
Nathan Clifford was an American statesman, diplomat and jurist, whose career culminated in a lengthy period of service as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

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George Foster Shepley is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 59 (1819-1878)
George Foster Shepley was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was appointed military and 18th Governor of Louisiana by General Benjamin Butler in June 1862. He later ...more

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William LeBaron Putnam is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 83 (1835-1918)
William LeBaron Putnam was a lawyer and politician in Maine and later served as a United States federal judge. Born in Bath, Maine, Putnam received an A.B. from Bowdoin College in 1855, where he ...more

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Louise Beavers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 60 (1902-1962)
Louise Beavers was an African-American film and television actress. Beavers appeared in dozens of films from the 1920s until 1960, most often in the role of a maid, servant, or slave. A native ...more

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William P. Fessenden is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 63 (1806-1869)
William Pitt Fessenden was an American politician from the U.S. state of Maine. Fessenden was a Whig and member of the Fessenden political family. He served in the United States House of ...more

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John Appleton is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 49 (1815-1864)
John Appleton was an American lawyer, politician and diplomat who served as the United States' first chargé d'affaires to Bolivia, and later as special envoy to Great Britain and Russia. ...more

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James Deering Fessenden is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 49 (1833-1882)
James Deering Fessenden was a lawyer, politician, and soldier from the state of Maine who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Primarily a staff officer and ...more

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Cornelius C. Smith is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 67 (1869-1936)
Colonel Cornelius Cole Smith was an American officer in the U.S. Army who served with the 6th U.S. Cavalry during the Sioux Wars. On January 1, 1891, he and four other cavalry troopers ...more

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Francis Fessenden is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Francis Fessenden Dec. at 67 (1839-1906)
Francis Fessenden was a lawyer, politician, and soldier from the state of Maine who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was a member of the powerful Fessenden ...more

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Thomas Brackett Reed is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 63 (1839-1902)
Thomas Brackett Reed, occasionally ridiculed as Czar Reed, was a U.S. Representative from Maine, and Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1889–1891 and also from 1895–1899. He was a ...more

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Carroll L. Beedy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 67 (1880-1947)
Carroll L. Beedy was a U.S. Representative from Maine from 1921-1935. He was born in Phillips, Franklin County, Maine, on August 3, 1880. He attended the public schools of Lewiston, Androscoggin ...more

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Asher Hinds is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 56 (1863-1919)
Asher Crosby Hinds was a United States Representative from Maine. He attended the public schools and Coburn Classical Institute. Hinds graduated from Colby College in 1883, then began newspaper ...more

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Ted T. Tanouye is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 25 (1919-1944)
Ted Takayuki Tanouye was a Japanese American soldier in the United States Army who posthumously received the United States military′s highest decoration for bravery—the Medal of Honor—for his ...more

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Francis H. Fassett is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Francis H. Fassett Dec. at 85 (1823-1908)
Francis Henry Fassett was an American architect in Maine who built as many as 400 homes and buildings throughout the state. Working in the Victorian High Gothic and Queen Anne styles, he ...more

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Cornelius Cole Smith, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Cornelius Cole Smith, Jr. Dec. at 91 (1913-2004)
Dr. Cornelius Cole "Corney" Smith, Jr. was an American author, military historian, illustrator and painter. A survivor of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, he was an officer in the ...more

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Samuel Fessenden is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Samuel Fessenden Dec. at 85 (1784-1869)
Samuel Fessenden was an American abolitionist and Massachusetts state legislator.

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Gary Vinson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Dec. at 48 (1936-1984)
Gary Vinson was an American actor who appeared in significant roles in three television series of the 1960s: The Roaring 20s, McHale's Navy, and Pistols 'n' Petticoats.

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Frank Augustus Miller is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Frank Augustus Miller Dec. at 77 (1858-1935)
Frank Augustus Miller was the owner and chief developer of the Mission Inn in Riverside, California, United States. He was also a civic leader and one of Riverside's strongest promoters. He is ...more

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Lorenzo De Medici Sweat is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried in Evergreen Cemetery
Lorenzo De Medici Sweat Dec. at 80 (1818-1898)
Lorenzo De Medici Sweat was a U.S. Representative from Maine.