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Famous People Buried in Moravian Cemetery, Staten Island

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

Paul Castellano and Alice Austen are included in this list.

This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in Moravian Cemetery, Staten Island?" and "Which celebrities are buried in Moravian Cemetery, Staten Island?"

From celebrity tombs at Moravian Cemetery, Staten Island to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Moravian Cemetery, Staten Island. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Moravian Cemetery, Staten Island, like what year and where the person was born.
Paul Castellano is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Moravian Cemetery, Staten Island
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Constantino Paul "Big Paul" Castellano (Italian: [kastelˈlaːno]; June 26, 1915 – December 16, 1985), also known as "The Howard Hughes of the Mob" and "Big Paulie" (or "PC" to his family), was an American mafia boss who succeeded Carlo Gambino as head of the Gambino crime family in New York, the nation's largest Cosa Nostra family at the time. Noted for his business abilities, the unsanctioned assassination of Castellano in 1985 by John Gotti sparked years of instability and decline for the Gambino family. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 70 (1915-1985)

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Alice Austen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Moravian Cemetery, Staten Island
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Elizabeth Alice Austen (March 17, 1866 – June 9, 1952) was an American photographer working in Staten Island. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 86 (1866-1952)

Birthplace: Rosebank, New York City, New York

William Henry Vanderbilt... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Moravian Cemetery, Staten Island
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William Henry "Billy" Vanderbilt (May 8, 1821 – December 8, 1885) was an American businessman and philanthropist. He was the eldest son of Commodore Cornelius Vanderbilt, an heir to his fortune and a prominent member of the Vanderbilt family. Vanderbilt became the richest American after he took over his father's fortune in 1877 until his own death in 1885, passing on a substantial part of the fortune to his wife and children, particularly to his sons Cornelius II and William. He inherited nearly $100 million from his father. The fortune had doubled when he died less than nine years later. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 64 (1821-1885)

Birthplace: New Brunswick, New Jersey

Cornelius Vanderbilt III... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Moravian Cemetery, Staten Island
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Brigadier General Cornelius "Neily" Vanderbilt III (September 5, 1873 – March 1, 1942) was an American military officer, inventor, engineer, and yachtsman. He was a member of the Vanderbilt family. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 69 (1873-1942)

Birthplace: New York City, New York