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List of famous people buried in New York City Marble 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 New York City Marble Cemetery. If you're ever visiting New York City Marble 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 Monroe, Marinus Willett and more.

This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in New York City Marble Cemetery?" and "Which celebrities are buried in New York City Marble Cemetery?"

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

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James Monroe is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in New York City Marble Cemetery
Dec. at 73 (1758-1831) James Monroe was the fifth President of the United States. Monroe was the last president who was a Founding Father of the United States and the last president from the Virginia dynasty and the ...more

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John Ericsson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in New York City Marble Cemetery
Dec. at 86 (1803-1889) John Ericsson was a Swedish-American inventor and mechanical engineer, as was his brother Nils Ericson. He was born at Långbanshyttan in Värmland, Sweden, but primarily came to be ...more

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David S. Jackson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in New York City Marble Cemetery
David S. Jackson Dec. at 59 (1813-1872) David Sherwood Jackson was a U.S. Representative from New York. Born in New York City in 1813, Jackson grew up attending public schools. He served as an alderman in the common council of New ...more

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Marinus Willett is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in New York City Marble Cemetery
Dec. at 90 (1740-1830) Marinus Willett was an American soldier and political leader from New York. He was characterized by historian Mark M. Boatner as "one of the truly outstanding American leaders of the

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Moses Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in New York City Marble Cemetery
Dec. at 76 (1806-1882) Moses Taylor was a 19th-century New York merchant and banker and one of the wealthiest men of that century. At his death, his estate was reported to be worth $70 million, or about $1.7 billion ...more

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John Lloyd Stephens is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in New York City Marble Cemetery
John Lloyd Stephens Dec. at 47 (1805-1852) John Lloyd Stephens was an American explorer, writer, and diplomat. Stephens was a pivotal figure in the rediscovery of Maya civilization throughout Middle America and in the planning of the ...more

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James H. Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in New York City Marble Cemetery
James H. Roosevelt Dec. at 63 (1800-1863) James Henry Roosevelt was an American philanthropist who, by bequest, founded Roosevelt Hospital in New York City. He was born in New York on Warren Street near Broadway to Catherine and James ...more

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Edward Elmer Potter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in New York City Marble Cemetery
Edward Elmer Potter Dec. at 66 (1823-1889) Edward Elmer Potter was a Union army officer during the American Civil War. Potter was primarily associated Union army operations conducted in North Carolina throughout the war. Potter was born ...more

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David D. Withers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in New York City Marble Cemetery
David D. Withers Dec. at 70 (1822-1892) David Dunham Withers was an American businessman and a Thoroughbred horse racing track owner and an owner/breeder. His 800-acre Brookdale Farm in the Lincroft section of Middletown Township, New ...more

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Isaac L. Varian is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in New York City Marble Cemetery
Isaac L. Varian Dec. at 71 (1793-1864) Isaac Leggett Varian was a New York state legislator and the 63rd Mayor of New York City.

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James Lenox is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in New York City Marble Cemetery
James Lenox Dec. at 80 (1800-1880) James Lenox was an American bibliophile and philanthropist. His collection of paintings and books eventually became known as the Lenox Library and later became part of the New York Public ...more

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Stephen Allen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in New York City Marble Cemetery
Stephen Allen Dec. at 85 (1767-1852) Stephen Allen was an American politician from New York.