This is a listing of all currently known persons that were laid to rest in Central State Hospitals two cemeteries, Strawberry Hill and Peace on Earth. It is believed that Strawberry Hill is the older of the two, as Peace on Earth is listed as being used in the late 1960’s shortly before the discontinuation of burials on the hospital grounds. This listing is constantly being updated as new information is found.
Note: Entries have been cross-referenced with available Central State Hospital death ledgers and on hand Kentucky death certificates. Highlighted entries have not yet been confirmed by death certificate data.
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Contributed by Jay Gravatte | firstname.lastname@example.org
⁘ Works Cited ⁘
- The Lexington Leader, 9 December 1949
- The Lexington Leader, 12 December 1952
- Ancestry.com. Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1964 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
- Kentucky. Kentucky Birth, Marriage and Death Records – Microfilm (1852-1910). Microfilm rolls #994027-994058. Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky.
- Kentucky. Birth and Death Records: Covington, Lexington, Louisville, and Newport – Microfilm (before 1911). Microfilm rolls #7007125-7007131, 7011804-7011813, 7012974-7013570, 7015456-7015462. Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky.
- Kentucky. Vital Statistics Original Death Certificates – Microfilm (1911-1964). Microfilm rolls #7016130-7041803. Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky.
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