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St. Paul Churchyard, South County

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After the old Evangelisch Lutheran cemetery, founded in 1848 at Gravois and Wilmington, had to close in 1926, it was moved out to Rock Hill Road.

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The cemetery is about half full, and curiously, one half is largely empty except what are obviously more pricey family plots, which lie to the west and sit in isolation.

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The cemetery was once part of the Grant Farm, and was also larger, before selling off a portion to developers.

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