READ Famous People Buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Mississippi

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

People here include everything from William Wirt Adams to Daniel Weisiger Adams.

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

From celebrity tombs at Greenwood Cemetery, Mississippi to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Greenwood Cemetery, Mississippi. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Mississippi, like what year and where the person was born.
William Wirt Adams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Mississippi
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William Wirt Adams was a banker, planter, state legislator, and Brigadier-General in the Confederate States Army. ...more

Age: Died at 69 (1819-1888)

Birthplace: Kentucky, Frankfort, Franklin County, United States of America, United States, + more

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Daniel Weisiger Adams is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Mississippi
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Daniel Weisiger Adams was a lawyer and a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. ...more

Age: Died at 51 (1821-1872)

Birthplace: Frankfort, Kentucky, United States of America

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Richard Griffith is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Mississippi
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Richard Griffith was a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. He was mortally wounded at the Battle of Savage's Station during the 1862 Peninsula Campaign. He was one of a number of Confederate generals who were born in the North in Pennsylvania. ...more

Age: Died at 48 (1814-1862)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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Samuel W. Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Mississippi
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Samuel W. Ferguson


Samuel Wragg Ferguson was a career United States Army officer, a cavalryman, and a graduate of West Point. He is best known for being a Confederate brigadier general during the American Civil War. ...more

Age: Died at 83 (1834-1917)

Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America