Brookside Cemetery (Dayton, Oregon)

Coordinates: 45°13′06″N 123°04′24″W / 45.2184456°N 123.0733796°W / 45.2184456; -123.0733796
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Brookside Cemetery
The cemetery in 2012
Brookside Cemetery (Dayton, Oregon) is located in Dayton OR
Brookside Cemetery (Dayton, Oregon)
Location in Dayton, Oregon
Coordinates45°13′06″N 123°04′24″W / 45.2184456°N 123.0733796°W / 45.2184456; -123.0733796
MPSBrookside Cemetery
NRHP reference No.87000332

Brookside Cemetery is an historic 3.41-acre cemetery in Dayton, Oregon, United States. Joel Palmer set aside land for the cemetery in the 1850s; he deeded the site to the Dayton School District in 1874. 479 people are known to have been buried there between July 1864 and June 1987; there are presently no vacant plots.[1] The cemetery is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[2]

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  1. ^ "Brookside Cemetery". City of Dayton, Oregon. Retrieved August 6, 2015.
  2. ^ "Dayton Historic Resource Inventory: Brookside Cemetery". National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior. Retrieved August 6, 2015.

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