Cleveland in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Ohio City / Monroe Street Cemetery
In January 1836, Barber and Lord sold a six-acre parcel for $160 that was to be used “forever as a public burying ground.” When Ohio City incorporated, the township cemetery became the city cemetery. Ohio City’s council established the cemetery’s rules and regulations, appointed a sexton, arranged for the ground to be platted, and purchased a hearse. After
Erected 2010 by Monroe Street Cemetery Foundation and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 97-18.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 41° 28.731′ N, 81° 42.39′ W. Marker is in Cleveland, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker is at the intersection of Monroe Avenue and West 32nd Street, on the left when traveling west on Monroe Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cleveland OH 44113, 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. Welcome to Monroe Street Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Saint Ignatius High School (approx. ¼ mile away); John W. Heisman Birth Site Market Square (approx. 0.4 miles away); LGBT Civil Rights Movement (approx. ¾ mile away); St. John’s Episcopal Church (approx. ¾ mile away); Camp Cleveland (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Templin-Bradley Company (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cleveland.
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 20, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 20, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 20, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.