Places

  • New Rochelle is also known as: Westchester County / New Rochelle city and New Rochelle, N.Y..

  • New Rochelle tourist attractions include: Thomas Paine Cottage.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Jay Leno (comedian and actor), Matt Dillon (actor and voice actor), Diane Farrell (politician), Rob Morrow (actor and television director), Devon (wrestler), Ray Rice (american football player), and Cullen Murphy (writer and journalist).

  • New Rochelle is home to the following sports teams: Iona Gaels men's basketball.

History

The town was settled by refugee Huguenots (French Protestants) in 1688 who were fleeing persecution (such as dragonnade) in France . Many of the settlers were artisans and craftsmen from the city of La Rochelle, France, thus influencing the choice of the name of "New Rochelle. " In 2007, the city had a population of 73,260, making it the seventh largest in the state of New York. As of the 2010 Census, the city's population had increased to 77,062. In 2008, New Rochelle was recognized by the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) as one of the 100 Best Walking Cities in America, and the second best in New York State next only to nearby New York City. In November 2008 Business Week magazine listed New Rochelle as the best city in New York State, and one of the best places nationally, to raise children. Some 33 families established the community of la Nouvelle-Rochelle in 1688. A monument containing the names of these settlers stands in Hudson Park, the original landing point of the Huguenots. Thirty-one years earlier, the Siwanoy Indians sold their land to Thomas...

The official website for the city of New Rochelle is http://www.newrochelleny.com/.

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New Rochelle Obituaries

It was reported by The Times Record on May 24th, 2016 that Charles "Chuck" Farrington passed away in Brunswick, Maine.  Farrington was 59 years old and was born in New Rochelle, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Charles "Chuck"'s life.

It was reported on April 28th, 2016 that Martin A Smith perished in DeKalb, Illinois.  Smith was 76 years old and was born in New Rochelle, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Martin A's life.

It was written by New Bern Sun Journal on November 26th, 2015 that Vincent K Attisani passed away in New Bern, North Carolina.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Vincent K's life.

It was disclosed by Tampa Tribune on June 25th, 2015 that Frank Lawrence "Larry" Dumville perished in Spring Hill, Florida.  Dumville was 95 years old and was born in New Rochelle, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Frank Lawrence "Larry"'s life.

It was disclosed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on April 10th, 2015 that George Osmar Jr Reynolds passed on in Sarasota, Florida.  Reynolds was 88 years old and was born in New Rochelle, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor George Osmar Jr's life.

It was reported by Ocala Star Banner on March 13th, 2015 that Rosa Maria Cecelia Chipello passed on in Ocala, Florida.  Chipello was 101 years old and was born in New Rochelle, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Rosa Maria Cecelia's life.

It was reported on March 6th, 2015 that Murray Massover perished in New Rochelle, New York.  Massover was 66 years old and was born in Providence, RI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Murray's life.

It was noted by Star Beacon on February 28th, 2015 that Marianne M Bartone (Blanco) passed on in Conneaut, Ohio.  Ms. Bartone was 67 years old and was born in New Rochelle, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Marianne M's life.

It was disclosed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on February 18th, 2015 that John France Corrigan passed away in Venice, Florida.  Corrigan was 75 years old and was born in New Rochelle, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John France's life.

It was reported by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on February 16th, 2015 that Mary Jane McGee (McGee) passed on in Sarasota, Florida.  Ms. McGee was 81 years old and was born in New Rochelle, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mary Jane's life.

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Cemetery of Holy Rood

Over the centuries, a tradition has grown that it is the right, privilege and duty of every Catholic to seek burial in a Catholic cemetery. However, living in the midst of changing circumstances has resulted in changing perceptions in the minds...

Dale Cemetery Management Corporation

Dale Cemetery Association was incorporated on January 17, 1851, and the cemetery was dedicated on October 29th pf that year. The Association was formed by a group of twelve prominent Ossining residents as a service to the community.

Ferncliff Cemetery

In 1927, the we constructed our first mausoleum, Ferncliff Mausoleum.
We constructed our second large community mausoleum, the Shrine of Memories, beginning in 1959.
Our third community mausoleum, the Rosewood Mausoleum, was constructed in 1998.

Germonds Presbyterian Cemetery

-Dedicated as cemetery ca. 1865.
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-Some Revolutionary War graves.
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-Present size about 12 acres.
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-Over 4300 interments to date.
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-Developed and undeveloped areas
will accommodate about 4000
additional interments.

Glendale Cemetery

Since 1902, the Glendale Cemetery Association has served the needs of over 50,000 families with care and dignity. We provide a serene setting for final resting places and, most importantly, peace of mind.

Huntington Rural Cemetery

The Huntington Rural Cemetery is a private, not-for-profit cemetery located south of the center of Huntington Village, between New York Avenue and Oakwood Roads. The cemetery was incorporated in March 1851, pursuant to a law governing the...

Laurel Grove Cemetery

In March 1872, the Hinchliffe Family founded Laurel Grove Cemetery and managed it for 127 years. CMS Mid-Atlantic, Inc., now takes pride in continuing to manage Laurel Grove as one of its premier properties in New Jersey. The original 145-acre...

Linden Hill United Methodist Cemetery

Linden Hill United Methodist Cemetery was founded by English-speaking Methodists in 1842, who were located at The Second Street Methodist Episcopal Church on 2nd Street between Avenues C and D in Manhattan. It was then acquired by German-speaking...

Locust Valley Cemetery

Locust Valley Cemetery is a non-denominational cemetery on Long Island, NY that began with a unique plan over 100 years ago. Rather than the usual rows of marble and granite, the Cemetery's 19th century founders conceived of a sanctuary more like...

MT Hebron Cemetery Association

Mount Hebron Cemetery was founded by citizens of then Cranetown and Speertown (now Montclair and Upper Montclair). The grounds are kept neatly landscaped with options to have flowers and other additional items added to a loved ones plot. The...

MT Hope Cemetery Association

Residents of Westchester and the Greater Metro Area have, since
1886, turned to Mount Hope—Southern Westchester's largest
cemetery—for individual and family burial plots in a setting whose
natural splendor, replete with rolling hills and...

New Montefiore Cemetery

Since its establishment in 1928, New Montefiore Cemetery has recorded the history of Jewish generations on its monuments and stones.We are honored to provide a place of respect for your loved ones, and a place of solace for the living.

Riverside Cemetery

The cemetery was planned in the style of Frederick Law Olmsted’s New York Central Park, with curving roads, and winding paths. This was no simple task, as the property had to first be transformed with trainloads of soil, a barn for the horses...

Rosedale Cemetery & Crematory

As a non-profit, non-sectarian Cemetery, Rosedale has respectfully served the local New Jersey community with care, compassion and dignity. Founded in 1840 and located in Montclair, Orange, and West Orange, Rosedale Cemetery remains dedicated to...

St Michael's Cemetery

St. Michael’s Cemetery is situated in the borough of Queens in New York City. Established in 1852, St. Michael’s is one of the oldest religious, nonprofit cemeteries in the New York City metropolitan area which is open to people of all...

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Beechwoods Cemetery
179 Beechwood Ave
New Rochelle, NY 10803
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Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
66 Highland Ave
New Rochelle, NY 10803
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
15 Shea Pl
New Rochelle, NY 10805

New Rochelle Cemetery News

EDWARD LEE OBIE, SR.
and Bertha Fuller, he was born April 20, 1928 in New Rochelle, NY. He was a retired custodian for IBM ... Interment with full military honors will be in Orange County Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 111 Craigsville Rd., Goshen. Arrangements by Rhodes Funeral ...
http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20101104/NEWS0301/311049996/-1/rss01

Sheila L. Burns
She graduated from the College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, in 1951, with a bachelors degree in English, and moved to New York City to begin a career ... Interment will be at St. Pauls Cemetery, in Oswego, Nov. 13.
http://www.palltimes.com/articles/2010/11/04/obituaries/doc4cce94d766c0f405029404.txt

Charles G. Rivers
Guy was born May 31, 1924 in New Rochelle, NY, the son of the late Anthony J ... 00a.m. Burial will be at St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Red Hook. Arrangements are under the direction of Burnett & White Funeral Homes 7461 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
http://www.registerstar.com/articles/2010/10/29/obituaries/doc4cc8ec99d85ea379913798.txt

Rex Honey, 65
Burial will be at Ridgewood Cemetery in North Liberty ... Larisa Honey (Jon D'Uva) of Brooklyn, NY, Rochelle Honey (Michael Arcement) of North Liberty and Ngaire Honey (Adam Eckert) of New Orleans; his siblings, Roger Honey, Ali (Jim) Jarvis and Betty ...
http://www.press-citizen.com/article/20101027/NEWS02/10270327/Rex-Honey-65

Holy Sepulchre Cemetery (New Rochelle, New York) - Wikipedia, the ...
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery is a Catholic cemetery in New Rochelle in Westchester County, New York. The cemetery is maintained by the Blessed Sacrament Church, whose priest, Father ...
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Holy Sepulchre Cemetery is a Catholic cemetery in New Rochelle in Westchester County, New York. ... Holy Sepulchre Cemetery is the resting place of notables including ...
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New Rochelle - Global Online Atlas
New Rochelle, New York USA ... After Woodlawn Cemetery's gates have closed, longtime Bronxites Petr Stand and Susan Walker will lead three spooky and spine-tingling tours of ...
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Beechwoods Cemetery, New Rochelle, NY : Reviews and maps ...
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User:ChildofMidnight/Flandreau Cemetery - Wikipedia, the free ...
It is located in in New Rochelle, New York. The last recorded burial at the cemetery took place in 1892. ... the original land on which New Rochelle is built, south of Boston ...
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New Rochelle A city of southeast New York on Long Island Sound east of Mount Vernon. Settled by Huguenots in 1688, it is mainly residential with some
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