Fairview Park in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Rockport Cemetery of Pioneer Days
Now Fairview Park Cemetery
Here rest early settlers of this area of old Rockport Township, soldiers of the American Revolution and of four succeeding wars. Dates of first burials have been lost to memory in their antiquity.
[Top of two nearby secondary markers]:
City of Fairview Park
Ordinance No. 80-62
May 31, 1982
[Bottom of two nearby secondary markers]:
In Grateful Memory of Jared A. Farrand, Robert B. Fife, Josiah Kellog, and Robert Wood, Soldiers of the American Revolution who rest here. In these bicentennial years, we commemorate their great contribution to the world.
Fairview Park Historical Society - 1975.
Erected 1961 by Fairview Park Historical Society.
Location. 41° 27.087′ N, 81° 50.176′ W. Marker is in Fairview Park, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker is on Lorain Road (Ohio Route 10) just east of West 196th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cleveland OH 44126, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bain Park Cabin (approx. 1.2 miles away); Detroit Avenue Bridge (approx. 2.2 Site of Colonel John Bradstreet's Disaster (approx. 2.6 miles away); Joseph Peake's Farm (approx. 3.1 miles away); Parker Ranch (approx. 3.3 miles away); Coe Ridge (approx. 3½ miles away); Oldest Stone House (approx. 3½ miles away); Nicholson Homestead (approx. 3.6 miles away).
More about this marker. Coordinates are approximate.
Also see . . . History of the Fairview Park Cemetery. (Submitted on October 18, 2010, by Chris H. Gerrett of Fairview Park, Ohio.)
Additional keywords. Revolutionary War
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2008, by Kate McNeece of Fairview Park, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,914 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 17, 2008, by Kate McNeece of Fairview Park, Ohio. 3. submitted on December 3, 2011, by Chris H. Gerrett of Fairview Park, Ohio. 4. submitted on September 17, 2008, by Kate McNeece of Fairview Park, Ohio. 5. submitted on August 18, 2011, by Sharon Guinaugh of Fairview Park, Ohio. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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