Stonewall Cemetery

The OES visited Stonewall Cemetery on March 16, 2003. Also known as the Wilson Family Cemetery and the President’s Burying Ground, this unique cemetery was founded in 1817 by Nathaniel Wilson, an early pioneer to Fairfield County. Nathaniel and his son Gustin built a magnificent 12-sided, 8-foot-tall stone wall surrounding their family plot between 1838 … Continue reading Stonewall Cemetery