Old Colony Burying Ground

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A list of prominent citizens buried in Old Colony Burying Ground in Granville, Ohio

  • John Bynner- early settler of Welsh Hills
  • Samuel Everett- original settler of Granville
  • Elias Gilman- veteran from the War of 1812
  • Laura Jones- victim of the great cholera epidemic in Granville in 1834
  • Adolphus Munson- veteran from the Civil War
  • "Captain Put" Phelps- militia commander
  • Achsa Rose- matriarch of the early Granville community


Bennett, K. (1992, April 23). Cemetery tour brings history to life. The Newark Advocate, p. 2A.

Peterson, C. (2005, June 28). Old Colony to join historical register. The Newark Advocate.