New York USA
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This cemetery is located on east side of Beacon NY, Dutchess CO. Its bordered by Grove St, DePuyster Ave and Falconer St. In 1865,the Rev James Coyle purchased about four acres from James and Mary Jones. In 1866, the first recorded burial took place, that of Ignatius Cooley 2/16/1866. In 1925 the cemetery was enlarged and a iron fence was put on three sides (now chain link ).In 1928 land for the new cemetery (off Washington Ave)was purchased from the Ursulines.the cemeteries history was taken from their web site.