A Virtual Cemetery created by Ibuddy66

Famous Rochesterians

This is a virtual cemetery containing many of Rochester, New York's famed individuals.

27 memorials
of 2

Page 1

Susan B. Anthony

15 Feb 1820 – 13 Mar 1906

Social Reformer. One of the most famous...

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: Section C, Lot 93

John Jacob Bausch

25 Jul 1830 – 14 Feb 1926

Businessman. Born in Gross Suessen, Württemberg;...

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: Section D, Lot 161

John Curr

Jan 1837 – 3 Sep 1918

Business magnate. Co-founder of Sibley, Lindsay &...

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: All Section MM Lot 242 (ashes)

Frederick Douglass

14 Feb 1818 – 20 Feb 1895

Social Reformer, Human Rights Leader, Minister....

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: Location: T Lot: 26 Area: All

Helen Pitts Douglass

14 Oct 1838 – 1 Dec 1903

Suffragist, Abolitionist. Founder of the...

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: Location: T Lot: 26 Area: All

George Ellwanger

2 Dec 1816 – 26 Nov 1906

Scientist. He was a prominent horticulture...

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: Section V, Lot 25

Sarah Davids Bills Fish

11 Sep 1798 – 7 Nov 1868

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: Section M Lot 101

Frank Ernest Gannett

15 Sep 1876 – 3 Dec 1957

Newspaper Publisher. He founded the Gannett Group.

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: Section MM, Lot 247

Robert Hope-Jones

9 Feb 1859 – 13 Sep 1914

Tonawanda, Erie County, New York, USA

Ray Hylan

7 Aug 1906 – 27 May 1983

Aviation Pioneer. He was considered an excellent...

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: Range 10 Lot 5 (Mausoleum)

Rev Thomas James

1804 – 18 Apr 1891

Abolitionist, Religious Leader. Born into slavery...

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: Range 1 Lot 367½ NW Part

Thomas Leighton

8 Mar 1818 – 2 Feb 1886

Civil Engineer. Innovative architect and builder...

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: Section B, Lot 10

Henry Lomb

24 Nov 1828 – 13 Jun 1908

Businessman. Co-Founder of Bausch And Lomb,...

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: Section D, Lot 161

Lewis Henry Morgan

21 Nov 1818 – 17 Dec 1881

Scientist. He was a pioneering anthropologist who...

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: Section F, Lot 65, Morgan Mausoluem

Sam Patch

1807 – 13 Nov 1829

Daredevil. Originally from Pawtucket RI, this...

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: Section D, Row 1, Lot 10

Dr Benjamin Rush Rhees

15 Sep 1876 – 29 Jun 1950

Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA

Plot info: Section I

Cora Strong

Feb 1870 – 3 Apr 1939

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Hattie Maria Corrin Strong

23 Oct 1864 – 6 Jun 1950

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

Plot info: Strong Family Mausoleum, corner of First and Cedar Avenues, Section MM

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