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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- ^ 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.
Creepy EVPs from Prison Cemetery
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Ghost Hunters Explore prison cemetery in Hunstsville, Tx
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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 ...
Mon, 19 May 2014 20:56:15 -0700
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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.
The Idaho Statesman
The Idaho Statesman
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:05:57 -0700
Six of the 10 men executed at the Old Pen are buried in the prison cemetery, including murderer Raymond Snowden, who was hanged in 1957. He lies beneath one of the "unknown" markers. It's likely that wooden stakes originally marked many of the graves ...
New York Times
Wed, 04 Jan 2012 19:23:26 -0800
“I think everyone assumes if you're in a prison cemetery you're somehow the worst of the worst,” said Franklin T. Wilson, an assistant professor of criminology at Indiana State University who is writing a book about the cemetery. “But it's more of a ...
Thu, 07 Nov 2013 06:57:42 -0800
ROME, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Nazi war criminal Erich Priebke was secretly buried in an anonymous grave in a cemetery inside the walls of an Italian prison complex, an Italian newspaper reported on Thursday. La Repubblica said the coffin of the man convicted ...
Vermont Public Radio
Tue, 21 May 2013 15:48:05 -0700
According to Giffin, the prison cemetery was largely forgotten and overgrown until Rutland's new bike path opened last year. The path, which follows East Creek, runs right alongside the cemetery. As more people noticed the chipped stone markers ...
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