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Corydon in Harrison County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Cedar Hill Cemetery

 
 
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By Ginger Drenning, July 16, 2008
1. Cedar Hill Cemetery Marker
Inscription. First burials date back to founding of Corydon 1808. Col. Thomas L. Posey, a public minded citizen, donated the original ground to the Town of Corydon for burial purposes. The Farquar family added a small addition and the remainder of the cemetery was part of the Kintner-McGrain farm of Cedar Glade. Cemetery contains graves of veterans of all wars starting with the American Revolution; also graves of Confederate soldiers killed or died following Battle of Corydon, July 9, 1863. Maintained by Town of Corydon.
 
Erected 1966 by Cedar Hill Cemetery Committee. (Marker Number 31.1966.4.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 38° 12.867′ N, 86° 7.315′ W. Marker is in Corydon, Indiana, in Harrison County. Marker is at the intersection of Summit Street and North Maple Street, on the left when traveling east on Summit Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Corydon IN 47112, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Leora Brown School (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church (about 500 feet
Cedar Hill Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, July 16, 2008
2. Cedar Hill Cemetery
away); First State Office Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Governor's Headquarters (approx. mile away); John Shields (approx. mile away); The Liar's Bench (approx. mile away); Presbyterian Church (approx. mile away); Corydon Convention Of Freemasons (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Corydon.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 30, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,525 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 30, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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