Shaker Heights in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Warrensville West Cemetery
First Burial 1811
Veterans of Five Wars
North Union Shakers
Erected by the Shaker Historical Society
May 30, 1959
Erected 1959 by the Shaker Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1990.
Location. 41° 27.933′ N, 81° 33.89′ W. Marker is in Shaker Heights, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker is on Lee Road north of Chagrin Boulevard (U.S. 422), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cleveland OH 44120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. This Tablet Marks the Final Resting Place of the Shakers of the North Union Society (within shouting distance of this marker); Jim Brown / Carl Burton Stokes (approx. ¾ mile away); Andrew J. Rickoff / Charles Edward Adams (approx. 0.8 miles away); Van Sweringen Demonstration House (approx. 0.9 miles away); East Family (approx. one mile Van Sweringen Demonstration House (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Van Sweringen Demonstration House (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Van Sweringen Demonstration House (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shaker Heights.
1. James Boyd
I am an ancestor of James Boyd that is located at this cemetery. Also are his wives, Catherine, Ann, and Ellen Quiqqen. He has a large tombstone put there by Ellen. I have a complete story of his life if anyone ever wants it. They were all Manx settlers, coming from the Isle of Man.
— Submitted January 11, 2011, by Diana Massie of Prescott Valley, Arizona.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 18, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 866 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 18, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.