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This category is for those Graves that just don't belong where they are found. For instance it could be a Confederate General buried in the North or it could be a single grave in the middle of a residential neighborhood, they just don't belong there.
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Out of Place GravesStephen A. Douglas - Chicago, IL

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Stephen Douglas is best know for a series of debates with Abraham Lincoln in a Senate race in 1858. Douglas won that election. In 1860, he lost the Presidential election to Lincoln.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Go Boilers!

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/14/2012

last visited: 12/26/2014

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Out of Place GravesParks. Just Parks - Fishers, NY

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Googlemaps.com lists this wooded area, where County Road 42 turns into Rowley Road, as Parks Cemetery, but as far as I can see the only headstone in this patch of overgrowth is this one, which says "Parks", and nothing more.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 4/30/2012

last visited: 6/16/2012

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Out of Place GravesShep, the Turnpike Dog - Broomfield, CO

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Shep, the Turnpike dog was originally buried on the Boulder Turnpike right-of-way for most of my life. He was moved to celebrate Broomfield's 100th anniversary and make visiting his grave a safer venture.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 4/8/2012

last visited: never

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Out of Place GravesTwelve Foot Davis - Peace River, Alberta

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This lookout, with a commanding view of the Peace River Valley, is the marker and location for the grave of H.F. "Twelve Foot" Davis above Peace River, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 4/5/2012

last visited: never

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Out of Place GravesNancy Ferguson Ott

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This Out of Place Grave sits alone in the middle of nowhere on the north side of Utah Highway 9.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Utah

date approved: 4/5/2012

last visited: 9/6/2013

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Out of Place GravesWillis family Burial Site - Carleton Place, Ontario

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The Willis Family Burial Site is located in Riverside Park, on Lake Avenue West in Carleton Place, Ontario.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 3/21/2012

last visited: 9/17/2017

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Out of Place GravesPet In A Churchyard - Woodville VA

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The beloved cat of the Colliers was buried in a church cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/28/2012

last visited: 1/18/2014

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Out of Place GravesShirley Cemetery - Gainesville, VA

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The Shirley Cemetery in Gainesville, Virginia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rivers End

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/9/2012

last visited: 2/25/2012

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Out of Place GravesFrantz Cemetery - Paradise, PA

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More of a roadside attraction than burial ground. Such an odd cemetery, surrounded by streets on all three sides, elevated and in the most unusual, out of the place location. Located on Belmont Road at Harristown Road, north of U.S. Rte. 30.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/2/2012

last visited: never

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Out of Place GravesW. H. Frierson

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Grave site for W. H. Frierson

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outwest63

location: Arizona

date approved: 1/23/2012

last visited: 6/24/2014

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Out of Place GravesR.R. St. Clair - Near Decatur, TX

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Lone headstone for R.R. St. Clair, a Mason buried along Wise County Road 2560, 3.4 miles -- some distance -- from the closest cemetery (Cottonwood).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/11/2012

last visited: 9/9/2013

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Out of Place GravesLonely Grave, Arthurs Stone, Gower, Wales.

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A small plaque marking a single grave near, Arthur's Stone, on a lonely moorland ridge, called Cefn Bryn, at the Gower peninsular. Arthurs Stone is a neolithic burial tomb dating back to 2500 B.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/11/2012

last visited: 4/10/2012

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Out of Place GravesBibb Family Cemetery, Coosada AL

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Bibb Family Cemetery in a residential area. William Wyatt Bibb, the first governor of Alabama, and his family are buried here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member OHail

location: Alabama

date approved: 1/5/2012

last visited: 1/8/2014

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Out of Place GravesDixon Hall - Montgomery, Alabama

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Dixon Hall's grave is in the Gunter Industrial Park in Montgomery, Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/20/2011

last visited: 12/31/2013

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Out of Place GravesCaroline Garrioch - Dunvegan Provincial Park and Historic Site

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This grave belongs to the 2 day old infant, Caroline, who was the daughter of Alfred and Agnes Garrioch who died April 20, 1888 and was buried here near the old farmstead that is now part of the Dunvegan Provincial Park, Dunvegan, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 12/20/2011

last visited: never

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Out of Place GravesMrs. Susanna Willard - Brattleboro, VT

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The Susanna Willard grave is located at the intersection of Cotton Mill Hill Road and Vernon Street, Route 9, in Brattleboro.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Vermont

date approved: 12/20/2011

last visited: never

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Out of Place GravesDr. Edward Owen - Philadelphia, PA

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A most odd site is the lone and last grave of a once huge cemetery, now gone and out of site, replaced by the largest meeting house in the world. The out of place grave is in front of the building, within the brick-paved courtyard,

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/23/2011

last visited: never

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Out of Place GravesFederico Sisneros, buried at Abo Ruins National Park, NM

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The nations "oldest park ranger" was buried in this National Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: New Mexico

date approved: 11/19/2011

last visited: 7/11/2014

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Out of Place GravesSeven Unknown Soldier Graves - Louisville, KS

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The graves of seven unknown soldiers are located on the former route of the Oregon Trail in Louisville, Kansas, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Kansas

date approved: 11/19/2011

last visited: 4/19/2014

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Out of Place GravesUnknown Grave - Gresham, WI

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This is an unknown grave marker located in Riverside Park in Gresham, WI

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RJ McKenzie

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 11/15/2011

last visited: 11/15/2011

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Out of Place GravesMary Lyon - South Hadley, MA

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Mary Lyon was a pioneer in women's education and founder of the present day Wheaton and Mount Holyoke Colleges.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/15/2011

last visited: never

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Out of Place GravesCaptain Lathrop and Men - South Deefield, MA

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The grave of Capt. Lathrop and Men is on the front lawn of a residence in South Deerfield.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/30/2011

last visited: never

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Out of Place GravesAndrew C. Reynolds - Bernhards Bay, NY

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An out of place grave for Andrew C. Reynolds is located in a small roadside park in Bernhards Bay, New York, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: New York

date approved: 10/28/2011

last visited: never

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Out of Place GravesOld Grave at Former Charneca´s Cemetery

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One old grave left behind when the cemetery was closed and the others tranfered to a new one.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RuiJSDuarte

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 10/26/2011

last visited: 12/5/2010

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Out of Place GravesDeceased Logger's Gravesites on the Madawaska River

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Carved into the faces of rock outcroppings are the grave markers for loggers who died at these falls in the 1800s and 1900s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member model12

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 10/10/2011

last visited: 7/10/2013

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