Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Orville Cadwell

July 14, 1828 - August 5, 1850

 
 
Orville Cadwell Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 29, 2016
1. Orville Cadwell Marker
Inscription.

This site marks the first interment in
Forest Home Cemetery in August, 1850
This memorial is dedicated in
recognition of Forest Home Cemeteryís
continued commitment to preserve and
maintain the history of this community

Memorial Day May 30, 1988


 
Erected 1988.
 
Location. 42° 59.92′ N, 87° 56.645′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Touch for map. Monument is in Section 19, Block 16, Lot 6, of Forest Home Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2405 West Forest Home Avenue, Milwaukee WI 53215, United States of America.
 
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 Schlitz (about 700 feet away); Forest 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.
 
Also see . . .  Forest Home Cemetery Self-Guided Historical Tour. (Submitted on October 10, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Orville Cadwell Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 29, 2016
2. Orville Cadwell Marker
Looking northwest

 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 10, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 10, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 134 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 10, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Paid Advertisement