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Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery

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

This list has everything from Levi Coffin to Godfrey Weitzel.

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

From celebrity tombs at Spring Grove Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Spring Grove Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Spring Grove Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
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Levi Coffin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 79 (1798-1877)
Levi Coffin was an American Quaker, abolitionist, and businessman. Coffin was deeply involved in the Underground Railroad in Indiana and Ohio and his home is often called "Grand Central ...more
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Joseph Hooker is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 65 (1814-1879)
Joseph Hooker was a career United States Army officer, achieving the rank of major general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Although he served throughout the war, usually with ...more
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Bernard Henry Kroger is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 78 (1860-1938)
Bernard Henry Kroger, better known as Barney Kroger, was an American businessman who created the Kroger chain of supermarkets starting in 1883.
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Daniel McCook, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 30 (1834-1864)
Daniel McCook, Jr., one of the famed Fighting McCooks, was a brigade commander in the Union Army who was mortally wounded in the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia, during the American Civil
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Godfrey Weitzel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 49 (1835-1884)
Godfrey Weitzel was a major general in the Union army during the American Civil War, as well as the acting Mayor of New Orleans during the Federal occupation of the city.
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Kenner Garrard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 52 (1827-1879)
Kenner Garrard was a brigadier general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. A member of one of Ohio's most prominent military families, he performed well at the Battle of Gettysburg, ...more
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Alexander McDowell McCook is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 72 (1831-1903)
Alexander McDowell McCook was a career United States Army officer and a Union general in the American Civil War.
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Manning Force is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 75 (1824-1899)
Manning Ferguson Force was a lawyer, judge and soldier from Ohio. He became known as the commander of the 20th Ohio Volunteer Infantry in the Union Army during the American Civil War, and was a ...more
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Jacob Ammen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 88 (1806-1894)
Jacob Ammen was a college professor, civil engineer, and a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. His younger brother, Daniel Ammen, was an admiral in the United States Navy.
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Charles Sawyer Russell is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 35 (1831-1866)
Charles Sawyer Russell was a United States Army general in the Union Army during the American Civil War.
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Andrew Hickenlooper is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 67 (1837-1904)
Andrew Hickenlooper was an Ohio civil engineer, politician, industrialist, and most famously, an officer who served as a General in the Union Army during the American Civil War.
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Arthur F. Devereux is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 68 (1838-1906)
Arthur Forrester Devereux was a captain in the Massachusetts Volunteer Militia prior to the Civil War and a colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War. He is notable for his expertise and ...more
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Joshua Hall Bates is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 91 (1817-1908)
Joshua Hall Bates was a lawyer, politician, and general in the Union Army during the early part of the American Civil War. He was a leading recruiter and organizer of many of the first regiments ...more
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Henry M. Cist is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 63 (1839-1902)
Henry Martyn Cist was an American soldier, lawyer, and author who became a brevet brigadier general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He is most noted for his classic and ...more
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Joseph D. Nelson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Dec. at 47 (1918-1965)
Joseph Nelson was a passenger onboard American Airlines flight 383. He was killed in the crash in November 8,1965 enroute to a meeting with Proctor Gamble executives.
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Robert Latimer McCook is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Robert Latimer McCook Dec. at 35 (1827-1862)
Robert Latimer McCook was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War who was killed by Confederate partisans in Alabama.
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John Boake is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
John Boake Dec. at 71 (1841-1912)
John Leonsor "J. L." Boake was a professional baseball umpire in the National Association who umpired his only game on May 4, 1871, which was the first game in professional baseball ...more
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Nicholas Longworth is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Nicholas Longworth Dec. at 80 (1783-1863)
Nicholas Longworth was born in Newark, New Jersey in 1783. In 1804 he moved to Cincinnati, Ohio, where he became a banker and a successful winemaker as well as founder of the Longworth family in ...more
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William Haines Lytle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
William Haines Lytle Dec. at 37 (1826-1863)
William Haines Lytle was a politician in Ohio, renowned poet, and military officer in the United States Army during both the Mexican-American War and American Civil War, where he was killed in ...more
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Henry B. Banning is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Henry B. Banning Dec. at 45 (1836-1881)
Henry Blackstone Banning was a lawyer and three-term U.S. Representative from Ohio, as well as an infantry officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War.
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Nicholas Longworth Anderson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Nicholas Longworth Anderson Dec. at 54 (1838-1892)
Nicholas Longworth Anderson was a United States Army officer who served in the American Civil War as Colonel of the 6th Ohio Volunteer Infantry. After the Civil War, he was nominated and ...more
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Edwin Stanton McCook is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Edwin Stanton McCook Dec. at 36 (1837-1873)
Edwin Stanton McCook was a Union Army general during the American Civil War and a postbellum politician in the Dakota Territory. He was assassinated in office while serving as acting governor.
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George K. Brady is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
George K. Brady Dec. at 61 (1838-1899)
George Keyports Brady was an officer in the United States Army who served as the second commander of the Department of Alaska, from September 1, 1870 to September 22, 1870.
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Robert Reily is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
Robert Reily Dec. at 43 (1820-1863)
Robert Reily was a colonel of the 75th Ohio Infantry regiment in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was killed in action at the Battle of Chancellorsville.
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George Loyd is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery
George Loyd Dec. at 73 (1844-1917)
George A. Loyd was a private in the Union Army and a Medal of Honor recipient for his actions in the American Civil War.