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This active cemetery is located on the west side of Tanyard Road about 1300 northwest of its intersection with Jackson Street, where Tanyard Road becomes High Street. The cemetery was associated with the Clifton (Cliffside) Presbyterian Church organized in 1811. The first burials in the cemetery are believed to have occurred in 1813 / 1814 with the earliest still existing stone dating to 1816. The church deeded the cemetery to the Miami Township (Greene County) trustees and the Green Township (Clark County) trustees in 1897. The cemetery is currently managed by:
Miami Township Trustees
225 Corry Street
Yellow Springs, Ohio 45387
Phone: (937) 767-2460
The cemetery is located in Clifton in the Miami Township, Greene County, Ohio, and is # 4269 (Clifton Cemetery) in “Ohio Cemeteries 1803-2003”, compiled by the Ohio Genealogical Society.
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) feature ID for the cemetery is 1963021 (Clifton Cemetery).