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Famous People Buried in Lake View Cemetery

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

This list features James A. Garfield, John D. Rockefeller and more.

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

From celebrity tombs at Lake View Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Lake View Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Lake View Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
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John D. Rockefeller is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Lake View Cemetery
Dec. at 98 (1839-1937)

Birthplace: Richford, New York

John Davison Rockefeller Sr. (July 8, 1839 – May 23, 1937) was an American business magnate and philanthropist. He is widely considered the wealthiest American of all time, and the richest ...more

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James A. Garfield is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Lake View Cemetery
Dec. at 50 (1831-1881)

Birthplace: Moreland Hills, Ohio, United States of America

James Abram Garfield (November 19, 1831 – September 19, 1881) was the 20th president of the United States, serving from March 4, 1881 until his death by assassination six and a half months ...more

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Charles W. Chesnutt is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Lake View Cemetery
Dec. at 74 (1858-1932)

Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio

Charles Waddell Chesnutt (June 20, 1858 – November 15, 1932) was an African-American author, essayist, political activist and lawyer, best known for his novels and short stories exploring ...more
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Newton D. Baker is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Lake View Cemetery
Dec. at 66 (1871-1937)

Birthplace: Martinsburg, West Virginia, United States of America

Newton Diehl Baker Jr. (December 3, 1871 – December 25, 1937) was an American lawyer, Georgist, politician, and government official. He served as the 37th mayor of Cleveland, Ohio from 1912 to ...more
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Denise Levertov is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Lake View Cemetery
Dec. at 74 (1923-1997)

Birthplace: Ilford, London, United Kingdom

Priscilla Denise Levertov (24 October 1923 – 20 December 1997) was an American poet. She was a recipient of the Lannan Literary Award for Poetry. Levertov's 'What Were They Like?' is currently ...more
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Ernest Ball is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Lake View Cemetery
Dec. at 49 (1878-1927)

Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio

Ernest Roland Ball (July 22, 1878 – May 3, 1927) was an American singer and songwriter, most famous for composing the music for the song "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" in 1912. He was ...more
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Mortimer Dormer Leggett ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Lake View Cemetery
Dec. at 75 (1821-1896)

Birthplace: Ithaca, New York

Mortimer Dormer Leggett (April 19, 1821 – January 6, 1896) was a lawyer, school administrator, professor, and a general of the Union Army during the American Civil War.
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Richard Barcley Tullis ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Lake View Cemetery
Richard Barcley Tullis Dec. at 86 (1913-1999)

Birthplace: Western Springs, Illinois

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Granville O. Haller is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Lake View Cemetery
Granville O. Haller Dec. at 78 (1819-1897)

Birthplace: York, Pennsylvania

Granville Owen Haller (January 31, 1819 – May 2, 1897) was a noted Indian fighter, United States Army officer, and wealthy postbellum businessman in the Seattle, Washington area. During the ...more
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Henry D. Coffinberry is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Lake View Cemetery
Henry D. Coffinberry Dec. at 71 (1841-1912)

Birthplace: Maumee, Ohio

Henry Darling Coffinberry (October 12, 1841 – January 17, 1912) was a prominent American industrialist from Cleveland, Ohio. Along with his partner, Robert Wallace, H. D. Coffinberry is ...more
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William Keller is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Lake View Cemetery
William Keller Dec. at 87 (1876-1963)

Birthplace: Buffalo, New York

William Keller may refer to: William Keller (Medal of Honor) (1876–1963), U.S. Army private and Medal of Honor recipient William Duffy Keller (born 1934), judge William F. Keller (born 1951), ...more