|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
The 65-acre cemetery was incorporated as a nonprofit organization in 1886. On January 1, 1988, the cemetery management and operation became a division of non-profit Highland Cemetery, Inc., in Fort Mitchell. In 1996, Independence Cemetery bought the adjacent 64-acre farmland, doubling the acreage owned by the cemetery.
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) feature ID for the cemetery is 494902 (Independence Cemetery).