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Washington Cemetery is located in the heart of Mt. Washington, in the
eastern suburbs of Cincinnati, Ohio.
The main entrance is at 2030 Sutton Avenue.
There are over 6000 burials recorded in the cemetery, dating from the
On Sunday, May 1, 2011, Mt. Washington Cemetery inaugurated and
dedicated its new Cenotaph Garden with a ceremony from the Sons of
Union Veterans of the Civil War and Post 484, American Legion. Present
were descendants of Isaac Hurley, whose grave is unmarked and in an
unknown location within the cemetery.
Here is a link to a video of the program.
Mt. Washington Cemetery Association (a volunteer non-profit
organization) administers and cares for the cemetery. If you appreciate
the natural beauty of the cemetery and would like to contribute time or
money, please use our contacts page to let us
know how you want to help.
The windstorm on September 14, 2008 did severe damage to several of our
oldest trees, and the cemetery association
has had to dip into our funds for cleanup.
We also had a break-in to the Samuel Hannaford Design Mortuary
Building, which triggered a renovation to replace the old wooden floor
(which was in danger of collapsing into the basement) with a concrete
floor. These expenses amount to around $7,000.
If you care to donate to the
cemetery to help cover these unexpected costs, click the Donate Button:
Or send your donation to:
The Mt. Washington Cemetery Association
c/o Julie Rimer, Treasurer
PO Box 30025
Cincinnati, OH 45230-0025