A prison cemetery is a cemetery reserved for prisoners. Generally, the remains of inmates who are not claimed by family or friends are interred in prison cemeteries  and include convicts executed for capital crimes.
List of prison cemeteries
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- ^ Nelson's Encyclopedia. Volume IV. March 1927. 329. Retrieved from Google Books on March 1, 2011.
- ^ a b "Photo Album." (Alternate link) Louisiana State Penitentiary. Retrieved on July 20, 2010.
- ^ "Bowers May Be Interred at Parchman." (Archive) WTOK-TV. November 7, 2006. Retrieved on March 4, 2011.
- ^ Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Turner Publishing Company, 2004. 62. ISBN 1-56311-964-1, ISBN 978-1-56311-964-4.
- ^ Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Turner Publishing Company, 2004. 61. ISBN 1-56311-964-1, ISBN 978-1-56311-964-4.
- ^ "Hilltop warden, employees work to restore facility’s former glory." Texas Department of Criminal Justice. September–October 2005. Retrieved on July 24, 2010.
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Matt was no longer a ward of the state when he was killed Friday after escaping on June 6 from the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York, and will not be buried at the prison's cemetery, Franklin CountyCoroner Bryan Langdon said. Matt ...
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:24:52 -0700
And it appears likely that Matt's body may end up in a prison cemetery. However, Nicholas Harris, Matt's 23-year-old son from Angola, said late Tuesday that he intends to claim his father's body. “We're going to have a closed, private funeral service ...
Fri, 12 Jun 2015 09:50:07 -0700
And what around the land around the prisons...somewhere is a prison cemetery? Do they just cover over the dead and rebuild? It would be better to tear down the abandon prison structures and rebuild again. I for one would not want to live at a former ...
The Record (New Westminster)
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 10:26:15 -0700
The City of New Westminster plans to resurrect a widely forgotten prison cemetery. Located at the old B.C. Penitentiary grounds (what is now Glenbrook Ravine Park), Boot Hill contains the remains of nearly 50 inmates who were never claimed by friends ...
Tue, 09 Jun 2015 07:48:45 -0700
A prison cemetery in Huntsville, Texas, where many executed inmates have been buried. (Andrew Lichtenstein/Sygma/Corbis). By Carson Vaughan. smithsonian.com. June 9, 2015. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0. 0 0 0 0 0 0. Earlier this month, Nebraska became the first ...
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Wed, 21 Aug 2013 12:29:06 -0700
Near the oldest prison in Texas lies an ornate enclosure holding two strangers and another grave strangely marked with a prisoner's number. It's a set of mysteries that one historian at the Texas Prison Museum wants to clear up before the facts are ...
Thu, 12 Sep 2013 15:21:58 -0700
There are 38 people buried at the prison cemetery in Windsor. The first was Louis Meeker, a murderer executed in 1893. A rise in the use of the death penalty in Windsor prompted the need for the cemetery. The last executions in Vermont were back in 1954.
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