Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
July 14, 1828 - August 5, 1850
Forest Home Cemetery in August, 1850
This memorial is dedicated in
recognition of Forest Home Cemetery’s
continued commitment to preserve and
maintain the history of this community
Memorial Day May 30, 1988
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is May 30, 1988.
Location. 42° 59.92′ N, 87° 56.645′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Monument is in Section 19, Block 16, Lot 6, of Forest Home Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2405 West Forest Home Avenue, Milwaukee WI 53215, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In memory of Franklin Van Valkenburgh (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edward George Ryan (about 500 feet away); Mathias Stein (about 700 feet away); Byron Kilbourn (about 700 feet away); Jacob Best (about 700 feet away); Joseph SchlitzForest Home Soldiers' Lot (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dr. Silas J. Sawyer and Jennie E. Sawyer (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 10, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 235 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 10, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.