St. John's German Cemetery

St. John's German Cemetery (HM1RKL)

Location: Buffalo, NY 14207 Erie County
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N 42° 56.553', W 78° 53.462'

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St. John's German Cemetery —— · · · —— St. John's German United Evangelical Church acquired this site in 1862 for its cemetery. Black Rock pioneers including War of 1812 veterans, German immigrants who began arriving in the 1840s, and their descendants through the mid 1920s were buried here. The cemetery was taken out of service in 1977, and those interred here were commemorated with a new monument in Elmlawn Cemetery, Tonawanda.
Year Placed1999
Placed ByHistoric Pride Committee of the Black Rock-Riverside Neighborhood Housing Services, Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society
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Date Added Sunday, April 10th, 2016 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 672061 N 4756592
Decimal Degrees42.94255000, -78.89103333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 56.553', W 78° 53.462'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 56' 33.18" N, 78° 53' 27.72" W
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Area Code(s)716
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 16 Grote St, Buffalo NY 14207, US
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