Silver Mount Cemetery

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Silver Mount Cemetery is located at 918 Victory Boulevard on Staten Island, New York, United States. It was originally named Cooper Cemetery around 1866. It covers about 17 acres.[1]

Notable burials[edit]

  • Mary Ewing Outerbridge (1852-1886), who imported tennis into the US.
  • William Winter (1836-1917), American dramatic critic and author
  • Kelvin Martin (July 24, 1964– October 24, 1987), known to the underworld as 50 Cent, was an American criminal who grew up in the Bronx, New York, but later moved to Brooklyn, New York and was known as a stick-up kid in a Public Housing Project in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. He is primarily known as the supposed inspiration for the name of the famous rapper, 50 Cent.

Coordinates: 40°37′19″N 74°05′44″W / 40.62194°N 74.09556°W / 40.62194; -74.09556

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://interment.net/data/us/ny/richmond/silver_mt/index.htm. Retrieved 13 March 2014.  Missing or empty |title= (help)