Grace Church Cemetery

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Located at the junction of Broad Street and Elmwood Avenue, Grace Church Cemetery has served as a gateway to South Providence for over 150 years. Grace Episcopal Church originally purchased 4 acres for use as a burial ground at the intersection in 1834, which eventually expanded to a 9-acre triangular parcel by 1843. Among the 8,500 burials are Nehemiah R. Knight (1780 – 1854), Rhode Island Governor and, later, Senator, Senator Albert Collins Greene (1791 – 1863), and Episcopal Bishop John P.

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Grace Church Cemetery

10 Elmwood Avenue, Providence 02907