Remarkable Ohio


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8-18 Butternut Ridge Cemetery

Side A: Isaac Scales (1786-1821) settled on this site. At his death, he was buried in his back yard. A large rock marked his grave. The land was reclaimed by Charles Olmsted who deeded it to the Township in 1835 for a public burial ground. Early settlers and veterans, who fought in six American wars including the Revolutionary, are buried here. The crypt was built in 1879.
Side B: Same
Sponsors: North Olmsted Landmarks Commission and The Ohio Historical Society
Address: Across from 25575 Butternut Ridge Road, 
North Olmsted, 
Location: Cemetery located just W of Great Northern Blvd
Latitude: 41.4070690
Longitude: -81.9057280