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

Everything from Vince Lombardi to Mary Surratt is included on this list.

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

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

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Al Capone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Al Capone Died at 48 (1899-1947) Alphonse Gabriel "Al" Capone was an American gangster who attained fame during the Prohibition era. His seven-year reign as crime boss ended when he was 33 years old. Born in the ...more

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Mary Surratt is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Mary Surratt Died at 42 (1823-1865) Mary Elizabeth Jenkins Surratt was an American boarding house owner who was convicted of taking part in the conspiracy to assassinate President Abraham Lincoln. Sentenced to death, she was ...more

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Howell Edmunds Jackson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Howell Edmunds Jackson Died at 63 (1832-1895) Howell Edmunds Jackson was an American jurist and politician. He served on the United States Supreme Court, in the U.S. Senate, United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, and the ...more

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Stephen L.R. McNichols is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Stephen L.R. McNichols Died at 83 (1914-1997) Stephen Lucid Robert McNichols was Colorado's 35th Governor from 1957 to 1963.

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Alvan Cullem Gillem is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Alvan Cullem Gillem Died at 45 (1830-1875) Alvan Cullem Gillem was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Although Southern-born, he remained loyal to the Federal government and fought in several battles in the ...more

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Benjamin F. Cheatham is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Benjamin F. Cheatham Died at 66 (1820-1886) Benjamin Franklin Cheatham, known also as Frank, was a Tennessee planter, California gold miner, and a general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. He served in the Army ...more

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William Gilpin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
William Gilpin Died at 81 (1813-1894) William Gilpin was a 19th-century US explorer, politician, land speculator, and futurist writer about the American West. He served as military officer in the United States Army during several ...more

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Henry Wirz is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Henry Wirz Died at 42 (1823-1865) Heinrich Hartmann Wirz better known as Henry Wirz was a Swiss-born Confederate officer in the American Civil War. He is best known for his command of Camp Sumter, the Confederate prisoner-of-war ...more

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Paul Gilmore is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Paul Gilmore Died at 89 (1873-1962) Paul Gilmore was a popular stage actor of the late 19th and early 20th centuries who also appeared in no fewer than 10 silent films. Additionally, he owned and managed for many years the Cherry ...more

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William B. Bate is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
William B. Bate Died at 79 (1826-1905) William Brimage Bate was an American soldier and politician. He served as Governor of Tennessee from 1883 to 1887, and subsequently served as a United States Senator from 1887 until his death. ...more

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William Beall is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
William Beall Died at 58 (1825-1883) William Nelson Rector Beall was a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. He is most noted for his supply efforts on behalf of Confederate prisoners of

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Anne Dallas Dudley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Anne Dallas Dudley Died at 79 (1876-1955) Anne Dallas Dudley was a prominent activist in the women's suffrage movement in the United States. After founding the Nashville Equal Suffrage League and serving as its president, she moved up ...more

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James Edwards Rains is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
James Edwards Rains Died at 29 (1833-1862) James Edwards Rains was a lawyer and colonel in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. He was appointed and nominated as a brigadier general on November 4, 1862, but his ...more

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George Maney is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
George Maney Died at 75 (1826-1901) George Earl Maney was an American soldier, politician, railroad executive and diplomat. He was a general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War and a postbellum U.S. ...more

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George P. Buell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
George P. Buell Died at 50 (1833-1883) George Pearson Buell was an American civil engineer and soldier. He served as a Union Army general during the American Civil War, and remained in the United States Army following the conflict.

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Joseph Projectus Machebeuf is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Joseph Projectus Machebeuf Died at 77 (1812-1889) Joseph Projectus Machebeuf was a French Roman Catholic missionary and the first Bishop of Denver.

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James Allen Hardie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
James Allen Hardie Died at 53 (1823-1876) James Allen Hardie was an American soldier, serving in a number of important administrative positions in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

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Sherrill Headrick is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Sherrill Headrick Died at 71 (1937-2008) Sherrill Headrick was an American professional football player,

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Daniel Mauser is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Daniel Mauser Died at 16 (1983-1999) Daniel Mauser appeared in the 2002 documentary film Bowling for Columbine.

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William E. Somerville is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
William E. Somerville Died at 81 (1869-1950) William E. Somerville was a Scottish aircraft engineer.

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Martin D. Currigan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Martin D. Currigan Died at 55 (1845-1900) Martin D. Currigan, Sr., was born in 1845 in Ireland in Ballaghaderreen in County Roscommon. He arrived in America in 1864, went west to Colorado, worked as a plastering contractor, and entered ...more

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Matthew Kechter is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Matthew Kechter Died at 16 (1983-1999)

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Kelly Fleming is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Kelly Fleming Died at 16 (1983-1999)

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Julia Greeley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Julia Greeley

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Francis X. Carey is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery
Francis X. Carey