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List of famous people buried in Mount Hope 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 Mount Hope Cemetery. If you're ever visiting Mount Hope 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 Raymond Chandler, George B. Selden.

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

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

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Raymond Chandler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Hope Cemetery
Dec. at 71 (1888-1959) Raymond Thornton Chandler was an American novelist and screenwriter. In 1932, at age forty-four, Chandler decided to become a detective fiction writer after losing his job as an oil company ...more

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George B. Selden is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Hope Cemetery
Dec. at 76 (1846-1922) George Baldwin Selden was a patent lawyer and inventor who was granted a U.S. patent for an automobile in 1895.

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Seth Green is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Hope Cemetery
Dec. at 71 (1817-1888) Seth Green was an American pioneer in fish farming. He established the first fish hatchery in the United States in the Town of Caledonia, New York. He was a successful commercial fisherman, ...more

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Lillian Wald is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Hope Cemetery
Dec. at 73 (1867-1940) Lillian D. Wald was an American nurse, humanitarian and author. She was known for contributions to human rights and was the founder of American community nursing. She founded the Henry Street ...more

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John Jacob Bausch is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Hope Cemetery
Dec. at 96 (1830-1926) John Jacob Bausch was an American maker of optical instruments who co-founded Bausch & Lomb. Over six decades he transformed his small, local optical shop into a large-scale international ...more

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Samuel Brannan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Hope Cemetery
Dec. at 70 (1819-1889) Samuel Brannan was an American settler, businessman, journalist, and prominent Mormon who founded the California Star newspaper in San Francisco, California. He is considered the first publicist ...more

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Charles Hamlin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Hope Cemetery
Charles Hamlin Dec. at 74 (1837-1911) Charles Hamlin was a Union Army major during the American Civil War who was awarded the honorary grade of brevet brigadier general United States Volunteers, to rank from March 13, 1865, by U.S. ...more

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Arthur Tracy Lee is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Hope Cemetery
Arthur Tracy Lee Dec. at 65 (1814-1879) Arthur Tracy Lee served as an officer in the regular army before and during the American Civil War. He was also an author, painter, musician, and an architect.

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Thomas H. Forsyth is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Hope Cemetery
Thomas H. Forsyth Dec. at 66 (1842-1908) First Sergeant Thomas Hall Forsyth was an American soldier in the U.S. Army who served with the 4th U.S. Cavalry during the Indian Wars. He received the Medal of Honor for gallantry against the ...more

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Henry Augustus Ward is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Hope Cemetery
Henry Augustus Ward Dec. at 72 (1834-1906) Henry Augustus Ward was an American naturalist and geologist, born in Rochester, New York. After attending Williams College and the Lawrence Scientific School, Harvard, where he was an assistant ...more

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Henry Lomb is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Hope Cemetery
Henry Lomb Dec. at 60 (1848-1908) Henry Lomb was an American optician who co-founded Bausch & Lomb.

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Harris M. Plaisted is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Hope Cemetery
Harris M. Plaisted Dec. at 70 (1828-1898) Harris Merrill Plaisted was an American Civil War general, U.S. Congressman, and the 38th Governor of Maine.

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Hartwell Carver is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Hope Cemetery
Hartwell Carver Dec. at 86 (1789-1875) Dr. Hartwell Carver was an American doctor, businessman, and an early promoter of what would become the Transcontinental Railroad. Carver's push for a railroad to connect both coasts of the ...more