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

List is made up of a variety of people, including Hattie McDaniel and Althea Gibson.

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

From celebrity tombs at Rosedale Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Rosedale Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Rosedale Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
Althea Gibson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Rosedale Cemetery
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Althea Gibson was an American tennis player and professional golfer, and the first black athlete to cross the color line of international tennis. In 1956, she became the first person of color to win a Grand Slam title. The following year she won both Wimbledon and the U.S. Nationals, then won both ...more

Age: Died at 76 (1927-2003)

Birthplace: United States, with Territories, Clarendon County, South Carolina

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Michelle Thomas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Rosedale Cemetery
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Michelle Thomas was an American actress and comedian. She played Justine Phillips in The Cosby Show and Myra Monkhouse in Family Matters. ...more

Age: Died at 30 (1968-1998)

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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Charles Edison is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Rosedale Cemetery
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Charles Edison was a son of Thomas Edison and Mina Miller. He was a businessman, who became Assistant and then United States Secretary of the Navy, and served as the 42nd Governor of New Jersey. ...more

Age: Died at 79 (1890-1969)

Birthplace: West Orange, Essex County, Contiguous United States, United States of America, United States, + more

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George Huntington Hartford


George Huntington Hartford headed The Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company from 1878 to 1917. During this period, A&P created the concept of the chain grocery store and expanded into the country's largest retailer. He joined the firm as a clerk in 1861 and quickly assumed managerial ...more

Age: Died at 84 (1833-1917)

Birthplace: Augusta, Maine, United States of America