St. Mary's Catholic Church (1857-1886) and Cemetery (Est. 1857)

© Photographed October 16, 2015
Erected 1988 by Fitchburg Historical Society
Fitchburg, Dane County, Wisconsin
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"Eternal Rest Grant Unto Them, O Lord"

First Burials 1856   Dedicated 1857
Some of the bodies burined here were
moved to Oregon and some to Madison
Others remain in this consecrated ground

"May They Rest In Peace"
St. Mary Catholic Church and parsonage
(1857-1886) were also located on this site

Fitchburg Historical Society ✦ 1998

St. Mary's Catholic Church and Cemetery is located on westbound County Highway M, just west of the Oregon Correctional Center which is located at 

Beautiful location!

Nearby barn . . .

The marker is located at the former site of St. Mary's Catholic Church
and Cemetery, in Fitchburg, Wisconsin.

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