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Goshen in Elkhart County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Oakridge Cemetery

 
 
Oakridge Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 29, 2014
1. Oakridge Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  The earliest known burials at Oakridge date to 1832. The trustees of First Church founded the cemetery in 1839. It was ceded to the City of Goshen in 1859.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical year for this entry is 1832.
 
Location. 41° 35.608′ N, 85° 50.419′ W. Marker is in Goshen, Indiana, in Elkhart County. Marker is on N. 1st Street north of River Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Marker is located near the southeast corner of Oakridge Cemetery at the driveway to the cemetery maintenance building. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Goshen IN 46528, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Wayne Street Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Elkhart County Courthouse (approx. half a mile away); Elkhart County Honor Roll (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Elkhart County Courthouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Historic Goshen Police Booth (approx. 0.6 miles away); Millrace Hydraulic Canal - Hawks Electric Company (approx. 0.6 miles
Oakridge Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 29, 2014
2. Oakridge Cemetery Marker
View to south along N. 1st Street
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away); Goshen World War I Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Old Stone Bridge (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Goshen.
 
Oakridge Cemetery Maintenance Building image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 29, 2014
3. Oakridge Cemetery Maintenance Building
Oakridge Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 29, 2014
4. Oakridge Cemetery
Oakridge Cemetery near Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 29, 2014
5. Oakridge Cemetery near Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 31, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 319 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 31, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.

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