Also known as: Adams Township Cemetery, Benjamin Joy Cemetery, Bowen Cemetery, Riverside Cemetery, Ten Eyck Cemetery
Postal Code: 43615
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The cemetery is located behind the parking lot of St. Michael’s in the Hills Episcopal Church, which has an address of 4718 Brittany Road, on the northeast corner of Brittany Road and Underhill Road. The cemetery is not associated with the church but is owned and maintained by the village of Ottawa Hills. The cemetery was established in 1835. Per “Story of Adams Township (Lucas County, Ohio)” by Marilyn Post Riley, ©1984, the cemetery was in the now-defunct Adams Township and was known at various times as Bowen Cemetery, Riverside Cemetery, Ten Eyck Cemetery, and Adams Township Cemetery.
The cemetery is located in the village of Ottawa Hills, Lucas County, Ohio, and is # 7046 (Joy Cemetery) in “Ohio Cemeteries 1803-2003”, compiled by the Ohio Genealogical Society.
The cemetery is registered with the Ohio Division of Real Estate and Professional Licensing (ODRE) as Joy Cemetery with registration license number CGR.2014002392.
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) feature ID for the cemetery is 1962975 (Joy Cemetery).