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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

    Levi Coffin

    Dec. at 79 (1798-1877)

    BirthplaceNorth Carolina

    Levi Coffin (October 28, 1798 – September 16, 1877) was an American Quaker, abolitionist,... more on Wikipedia
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    Joseph Hooker

    Joseph Hooker

    Dec. at 65 (1814-1879)

    BirthplaceHadley, Massachusetts

    Joseph Hooker (November 13, 1814 – October 31, 1879) was a career United States Army officer,... more on Wikipedia
  • 3

    Bernard Henry Kroger

    Dec. at 78 (1860-1938)

    BirthplaceCincinnati, Ohio

    Bernard Henry Kroger (January 24, 1860 – July 21, 1938), better known as Barney Kroger, was an... more on Wikipedia
  • 4

    Daniel McCook, Jr.

    Dec. at 30 (1834-1864)

    BirthplaceCarrollton, Ohio

    Daniel McCook Jr. (July 22, 1834 – July 17, 1864), one of the famed Fighting McCooks, was a... more on Wikipedia
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    Godfrey Weitzel

    Godfrey Weitzel

    Dec. at 49 (1835-1884)

    BirthplacePirmasens, Germany

    Godfrey (Gottfried) Weitzel (November 1, 1835 – March 19, 1884) was a German-American major... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Kenner Garrard

    Kenner Garrard

    Dec. at 52 (1827-1879)

    BirthplaceKentucky

    Kenner Garrard (September 21, 1827 – May 15, 1879) was a brigadier general in the Union Army... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Alexander McDowell McCook

    Alexander McDowell McCook

    Dec. at 72 (1831-1903)

    BirthplaceOhio

    Alexander McDowell McCook (April 22, 1831 – June 12, 1903) was a career United States Army... more on Wikipedia
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    Manning Force

    Manning Force

    Dec. at 75 (1824-1899)

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C.

    Manning Ferguson Force (December 17, 1824 – May 8, 1899) was a lawyer, judge and soldier from... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Jacob Ammen

    Jacob Ammen

    Dec. at 88 (1806-1894)

    BirthplaceFincastle, Virginia

    Jacob Ammen (January 7, 1806 – February 6, 1894) was a college professor, civil engineer, and... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Charles Sawyer Russell

    Charles Sawyer Russell

    Dec. at 35 (1831-1866)

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts

    Charles Sawyer Russell (March 15, 1831 – November 2, 1866) was a United States Army officer in... more on Wikipedia
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    Andrew Hickenlooper

    Andrew Hickenlooper

    Dec. at 67 (1837-1904)

    BirthplaceHudson, Ohio

    Andrew Hickenlooper (August 10, 1837 – May 12, 1904) was an Ohio civil engineer, politician,... more on Wikipedia
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    Arthur F. Devereux

    Dec. at 68 (1838-1906)

    BirthplaceSalem, Massachusetts

    Arthur Forrester Devereux (April 27, 1838 – February 13, 1906) was a captain in the... more on Wikipedia
  • 13

    Joshua Hall Bates

    Dec. at 91 (1817-1908)

    BirthplaceEastern United States, Boston, Area code 617, New England, United States of America

    Joshua Hall Bates (March 5, 1817 – July 26, 1908) was a lawyer, politician, and Ohio militia... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Henry M. Cist

    Henry M. Cist

    Dec. at 63 (1839-1902)

    BirthplaceCincinnati, Ohio

    Henry Martyn Cist (February 20, 1839 – December 16, 1902) was an American soldier, lawyer, and... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Joseph D. Nelson

    Joseph D. Nelson

    Dec. at 47 (1918-1965)
    Joseph Nelson was a passenger onboard American Airlines flight 383. He was killed in the crash...
  • 16
    Robert Latimer McCook

    Robert Latimer McCook

    Dec. at 35 (1827-1862)

    BirthplaceLisbon, Ohio

    Robert Latimer McCook (December 28, 1827 – August 6, 1862) was a general in the Union Army... more on Wikipedia
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    John Boake

    Dec. at 71 (1841-1912)

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    John Leonsor "J. L." Boake (September 24, 1841 – July 22, 1912) was a professional baseball... more on Wikipedia
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    Nicholas Longworth

    Dec. at 80 (1783-1863)

    BirthplaceNewark, New Jersey

    Nicholas Longworth (January 16, 1783 – February 10, 1863) was an American banker and winemaker... more on Wikipedia
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    William Haines Lytle

    William Haines Lytle

    Dec. at 37 (1826-1863)

    BirthplaceCincinnati, Ohio

    William Haines Lytle (November 2, 1826 – September 20, 1863) was a politician in Ohio,... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Henry B. Banning

    Henry B. Banning

    Dec. at 45 (1836-1881)

    BirthplaceOhio, United States of America

    Henry Blackstone Banning (November 10, 1836 – December 10, 1881) was a lawyer and three-term... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Nicholas Longworth Anderson

    Nicholas Longworth Anderson

    Dec. at 54 (1838-1892)

    BirthplaceCincinnati, Ohio

    Nicholas Longworth Anderson (April 22, 1838 – September 18, 1892) was a United States Army... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Edwin Stanton McCook

    Edwin Stanton McCook

    Dec. at 36 (1837-1873)

    BirthplaceCarrollton, Ohio

    Edwin Stanton McCook (March 26, 1837 – September 11, 1873) was an American soldier and... more on Wikipedia
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    George K. Brady

    George K. Brady

    Dec. at 61 (1838-1899)

    BirthplaceChambersburg, Pennsylvania

    George Keyports Brady (December 9, 1838 – January 20, 1899) was an officer in the United... more on Wikipedia
  • 24

    Robert Reily

    Dec. at 43 (1820-1863)

    BirthplaceOhio

    Robert Reily (1820 – May 2, 1863) was a colonel of the 75th Ohio Infantry regiment in the... more on Wikipedia
  • 25

    George Loyd

    Dec. at 73 (1844-1917)

    BirthplaceOhio

    George Loyd (1843 – December 17, 1892), whose last name was occasionally spelled "Lloyd," was... more on Wikipedia