Exploring Almost Forgotten Gravesites in the Great State of Ohio

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"A cemetery may be considered as abandoned when all or practically all of the bodies have been Removed therefrom and no bodies have been buried therein for a great many years, and the cemetery has been so long neglected as entirely to lose its identity as such, and is no longer known, recognized and respected by the public as a cemetery. 1953 OAG 2978."

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Cremation Garden Coming to Union Cemetery - Wellington, Lorain County, Ohio

The story actually refers to the Greenwood Cemetery that is overseen by the Union Cemetery Board.
From Find A Grave.:

"Cemetery notes and/or description:

Located on the north side of Cemetery Road just east of SR 58. 

Records: Greenwood Cemetery c/o Wellington Union Cemetery Board, Village of Wellington, 115 Willard Memorial Square, Wellington OH 44090." 

c. 1835


Two famous burials