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 Helen Hunt Jackson

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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 17, Lot 51 SE
Memorial ID
6097 View Source

Author. She wrote 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.

Author. She wrote 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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Buried: 02/10/1892, Source: City of Colo Spgs cemetery data 3/14/09


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 14 Aug 1999
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 6097
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6097/helen-hunt-jackson: accessed ), memorial page for Helen Hunt Jackson (15 Oct 1830–12 Aug 1885), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6097, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave .