Space Available

To date, over 170 years after the first burial in Green Ridge, there have been more than 20,000 burials and there is room for several thousand additional burials and columbarium niches.

Green Ridge Cemetery is a not for profit 501(c)(13) cemetery.

Thursday, June 27, 2013

History Walk, 2013

A Walk Around Library Park

Saturday & Sunday
October 5 & 6

This year we will feature five individuals who lived around Library Park:
VOLNEY FRENCH - a prominent attorney who kept a diary of life in Kenosha from 1860 to 1870
NATHAN ALLEN, JR.  - co-owner of Allen Tannery
URBAN J. LEWIS - cashier at the bank of his father-in-law,
Daniel Head
LOUISA THIERS - her photographer son lived on Library Park; Louisa
lived to be 111!  Her three sons were prominent Kenoshans.
MARY HEAD WELLS GOTTFREDSEN - strong-willed daughter of Orson Head who married a Dutch brewer

$5.00 admission, 12 and under free with paying adult. 

Learn about these individuals and their stylist homes.  Take the KACVB Walking Tour after the History Walk!