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 revealed 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 sympathy and honor George Osmar Jr's life.

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

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

It was noted by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on February 16th, 2015 that Mary Jane McGee (McGee) passed away 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.

It was revealed by Flint Journal on February 3rd, 2015 that Janice Rubenstein perished in Grand Blanc, Michigan.  Rubenstein was 97 years old and was born in New Rochelle, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Janice's life.

It was written by Providence Journal on November 7th, 2014 that George J Hennigar died in Warwick, Rhode Island.  Hennigar was 68 years old and was born in New Rochelle, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor George J's life.

It was noted on October 21st, 2014 that Eileen Margaret Hardy (Sullivan) perished in New Rochelle, New York.  Ms. Hardy was 86 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Eileen Margaret's life.

It was written by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on September 28th, 2014 that Pauline "Polly" Van Dyke (Haebler) perished in Wisconsin.  Ms. Van Dyke was 80 years old and was born in New Rochelle, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Pauline "Polly"'s life.

It was noted by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on September 21st, 2014 that Betty Knight (Brown) died in Sarasota, Florida.  Ms. Knight was 89 years old and was born in New Rochelle, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Betty'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...

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.

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...

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...

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Beechwoods Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
New Rochelle, WA 98185
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Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
New Rochelle, WA 98185
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
New Rochelle, WA 98185

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 ...
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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 (New Rochelle, New York) - Wikipedia ...
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 ...
http://www.newrochelle.travel/

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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