Spring Grove Cemetery Chapel


Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Howard Daniels Architect
1855/00/00 Adolph Strauch Landscape Architect Adolph Strauch is hired to beautify the grounds of Spring Grove Cemetery. He will create a garden cemetery of lakes, trees and shrubs.
1883/00/00 William Salway Architect After much persuasion, Spring Grove President Henry Probasco hires the gentleman from Devon, England. During Salway's 43 years as Superintendent, he will lay out more sections in a style harmonious with Strauch's landscape lawn plan.
1886/00/00 Samuel Hannaford Architect A large brick Queen Anne-style house is built on the grounds of Spring Grove Cemetery for landscape architect William Salway as part of his compensation when he became superintendent. Designed by Samuel Hannaford, it was razed in 1984.
1891/05/28 Alphonso Taft In memoriam Funeral services are held for Alphonso Taft. Mr Taft is buried at Spring Grove Cemetery in Cincinnati, Ohio.
1914/07/11 Melville Ezra Ingalls Died Melville Ezra Ingalls dies in Hot Springs, Bath, Virginia. Mr Ingalls is buried at Spring Grove Cemetery in Cincinnati, Ohio.
1919/03/12 Abigail Stimson Ingalls Died Theophilus S Stimson dies in Manhattan, New York City, New York. Mrs Ingalls is buried at Spring Grove Cemetery in Cincinnati, Ohio.
1921/05/00 Winifred Reed Tredwell In Memoriam Winifred Van Schaick Reed Tredwell is buried at Spring Grove Cemetery in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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Particulars for Spring Grove Cemetery:
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Historic Use Cemetery
Architectural Style Gothic Revival
Historic Use Graves, burials
Sight Category Historic District
Area of Significance Landscape Architecture
Historic Use Mortuary
Level of Significance National
Owner Private

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration: 13th May 1976

Registry Name: Spring Grove Cemetery
Registry Address: 4521 Spring Grove Ave.
Registry Number: 76001440
Resource Type: District
Owner: Private
Architect: Strauch,Adolph; Daniels,Howard Salway,William
Architectural Style: Gothic revival
Area in Acres: 345
Contributing Buildings: 12
Non-Contributing Buildings: 6
Contributing Sites: 1
Contributing Structures: 11
Contributing Objects: 3
Other Certification: Designated National Landmark
Certification: Listed in the National Register
Nominator Name: National Historic Landmark
Level of Significance: National
Area of Significance: Landscape architecture, Architecture
Applicable Criteria: Architecture-Engineering
Criteria Consideration: Cemetery
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Significant Year: 1855, 1883
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-Function: Cemetery, Mortuary, Graves, burials
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-Function: Cemetery Graves, burials Mortuary

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