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 Helen Hunt Jackson

Helen Hunt Jackson

Original Name Helen Maria Fiske
Birth
Amherst, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 12 Aug 1885 (aged 54)
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Burial Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, USA
Plot Block 00017 000051 - 0000SE
Memorial ID 6097 · View Source
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Author of the novel, "Ramona," and the non-fiction work, "A Century of Dishonor." She was originally buried in San Francisco. Her body was moved to a private grave near the summit of Cheyenne peak (about four miles from Colorado Springs). To avoid possible vandalism, she was exhumed a second time and moved to her current spot in Evergreen Cemetery, Colorado Springs.


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Gravesite Details Buried: 02/10/1892, Source: City of Colo Spgs cemetery data 3/14/09

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 15 Aug 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6097
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Helen Hunt Jackson (15 Oct 1830–12 Aug 1885), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6097, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .