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Women From History

Whether widely known or not, here are some women who's names should never be forgotten.

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Queen Elizabeth II

21 Apr 1926 – 8 Sep 2022

British Monarch. Born as the eldest grandchild of...

Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead Royal Borough, Berkshire, England

Plot info: King George VI Memorial Chapel

Juana Maria “The Lone Woman of San Nicolas Island”

1820 – Oct 1853

Folk Figure. Known simply as the "Lone Woman of...

Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, USA

Rhoda Mary “Rosa” Hunt Abbott

14 Jan 1873 – 18 Feb 1946

Mortlake, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, England

Plot info: Garden of Remembrance

Abigail Smith Adams

22 Nov 1744 – 28 Oct 1818

Presidential First Lady. She was the wife of...

Quincy, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA

Plot info: Crypt

Hannah Adams

2 Oct 1755 – 15 Dec 1831

Author. She wrote a number of works on religious...

Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA

Plot info: Central Avenue, Lot 180

Adeliza of Louvain

1103 – 23 Apr 1151

English Queen Consort. She was the second wife of...

Affligem, Arrondissement Halle-Vilvoorde, Flemish Brabant (Vlaams-Brabant), Belgium

Plot info: East chapel

No grave photo

Catherine G. “Kay” Farrell Adler

3 Jan 1922 – 25 Dec 2021

Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA

Plot info: GG-701

No grave photo

Maria Gaetana Agnesi

16 May 1718 – 9 Jan 1799

Milan, Città Metropolitana di Milano, Lombardia, Italy

Plot info: Maria Agnesi was buried in a pauper's grave. She was buried in a common grave with 15 others who tended the ill.

Ahhotep I

Birth and death dates unknown.

Egyptian Queen and Regent. She was born about 1560...

Luxor, El Loʾṣor, Egypt

Plot info: Origional tomb unknown.

Louisa May Alcott

29 Nov 1832 – 6 Mar 1888

Author. She is best known as the author of the...

Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA

Priscilla Mullins Alden

1602 – 1685

American Colonial Figure. One of the charter...

Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA

Alexandra of Denmark

1 Dec 1844 – 20 Nov 1925

British Monarch. Queen consort of King Edward VII....

Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead Royal Borough, Berkshire, England

Plot info: Altar

Maria Viktoria “Mutzi” Bloch-Bauer Altmann

18 Feb 1916 – 7 Feb 2011

Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Plot info: Laurel Gardens, Block 14, Plot 208, Grave 7.