Rose Hill Cemetery

Rose Hill Cemetery (HM1INU)

Location: Brookhaven, MS 39601 Lincoln County
Country: United States of America

N 31° 34.665', W 90° 26.105'

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Established in 1861 on land given to the city of Brookhaven by Rev. Milton J. Whitworth, founder of Whitworth College, this cemetery is among Brookhaven's first and largest burial grounds. Rose Hill Cemetery is the final resting place for over 5,000 people, including 22 unknown Confederate soldiers.
Year Placed2012
Placed ByMississippi Department of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, January 3rd, 2015 at 9:01am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 743410 N 3496488
Decimal Degrees31.57775000, -90.43508333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 34.665', W 90° 26.105'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 34' 39.9" N, 90° 26' 6.3" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)601
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 517-599 E Monticello St, Brookhaven MS 39601, US
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