Oak Hill Memorial Park

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Oak Hill Memorial Park is a cemetery in San Jose, California. It is the oldest secular cemetery operating in California, dating from 1847, predating the California Gold Rush by one year. The cemetery has approximately 10,000 interments.[1]

People interred[edit]

The cemetery has an Overland Pioneers Memorial to early settlers of the Santa Clara Valley.[22]

There is a cemetery plot dedicated to members of the Grand Army of the Republic.[23]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oak Hill Memorial Park". Find A Grave. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  2. ^ "Frank Julian Arellanes (1882 - 1918) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  3. ^ "Harold Homer Chase (1883 - 1947) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  4. ^ "John Smith Chipman (1800 - 1869) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  5. ^ "Henry Curtner (1830 - 1917) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  6. ^ "William Henry Eddy (1817 - 1850) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  7. ^ "Arthur Monroe Free (1879 - 1953) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  8. ^ "Joseph Sumner Gage (1836 - 1906) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  9. ^ "Charles Peyton Glocker (1869 - 1951) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  10. ^ "Alexander Joseph Hart, Sr (1869 - 1943) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  11. ^ "Brooke Hart (1911 - 1933) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  12. ^ "Everis Anson Hayes (1855 - 1942) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  13. ^ "William Mather Kilgour (1828 - 1885) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  14. ^ "William Penn Lyon (1822 - 1913) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  15. ^ "Paul Masson (1859 - 1940) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  16. ^ "Charles Henry Mountain Charlie McKiernan (1825 - 1892) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  17. ^ "Rev Antonio Castaneda Nava (1892 - 1999) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  18. ^ "Fred "Freddie" Sanborn (1899 - 1961) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  19. ^ "Samuel Morgan Shortridge (1861 - 1952) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  20. ^ "Dr John Townsend ( - 1850) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  21. ^ "Edward Alexander Walker (1864 - 1946) - Find A Grave Memorial". Findagrave.com. Retrieved 2013-06-23. 
  22. ^ [1]
  23. ^ "Events". United Veterans Council of Santa Clara County. Retrieved 2011-06-01. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 37°17′56″N 121°51′40″W / 37.299°N 121.861°W / 37.299; -121.861