A Virtual Cemetery created by Robin Jaggers

They Made History

Those who have done things which made history

9 memorials
 Lizzie <I>Rutherford</I> Ellis

Lizzie Rutherford Ellis

1 Jun 1833 – 31 Mar 1873

Creator of Confederate Memorial Day. While...

Columbus, Muscogee County, Georgia, USA

 George Washington Gale Ferris
No grave photo

George Washington Gale Ferris

14 Feb 1859 – 22 Nov 1896

Civil Engineer. He was the inventor of the Ferris...

Cremated , Ashes given to family or friend
 Johnny Barton Gruelle

Johnny Barton Gruelle

24 Dec 1880 – 9 Jan 1938

Author. He produced cartoons and drawings for...

New Canaan, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

 John Callcott Horsley
No grave photo

John Callcott Horsley

29 Jan 1817 – 18 Oct 1903

Christmas Card Creator. He created the world's...

Kensal Green, London Borough of Brent, Greater London, England

 Antonio Santi Giuseppe Meucci

Antonio Santi Giuseppe Meucci

13 Apr 1808 – 18 Oct 1889

Inventor. He is best known as the inventor of the...

Staten Island, Richmond County (Staten Island), New York, USA

Dr Charles Frederick Ernest Minnigerode

Dr Charles Frederick Ernest Minnigerode

6 Aug 1814 – 13 Oct 1894

Religious Figure. The "Father Confessor of the...

Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA

 Nancy “Smudgie” Mudge
No grave photo

Nancy “Smudgie” Mudge

13 Oct 1929 – 24 Jul 2012

Professional Baseball Player. A slick fielding...

Cremated , Ashes given to family or friend
 Christopher Latham Sholes

Christopher Latham Sholes

14 Feb 1819 – 17 Feb 1890

Sholes is credited as the U.S. inventor who...

Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA

 Evelyn Venable
No grave photo

Evelyn Venable

18 Oct 1913 – 15 Nov 1993

Actress. She starred in a succession of Hollywood...

Cremated , Ashes scattered

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