Oakwood Cemetery Historical

Oakwood Cemetery Historical (HM1XSO)

Location: Adrian, MI 49221 Lenawee County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 54.335', W 84° 1.58'

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With its parklike setting, wooded pathways and variety of monuments, Oakwood Cemetery is an outstanding Victorian Era cemetery. Local citizens, including Adrian founder Addison Comstock, created Oakwood Cemetery in 1848. Originally 22 acres, by 1968 the cemetery had grown to 120 acres. Many of Adrian's earliest settlers are buried here. The first internment was six year-old Oscar Augustus Stevens. Rachel Sightler, a former slave, and Martin Loop, a Civil War veteran who died at age 103, are buried here. In addition, the cemetery contains the remains of prominent Michiganians including Governor William L. Greenly (1813-1883), Governor Charles M. Croswell (1825-1886), and Michigan Supreme Court Justice Thomas M. Cooley (1824-1898).
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Series This marker is part of the Michigan: Michigan Historical Commission series
Year Placed2001
Placed ByMichigan Historical Center-Michigan Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 at 9:02am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 746647 N 4643570
Decimal Degrees41.90558333, -84.02633333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 54.335', W 84° 1.58'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 54' 20.1" N, 84° 1' 34.8" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)517
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 310 E Siena Heights Dr, Adrian MI 49221, US
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