Bonaventure Cemetery

Bonaventure Rd., 1 mi. N of US 80
Savannah, Georgia

Historic Document

Bonaventure Cemetery is located in Chatham County, Georgia certified as a historic location on Friday February 02, 2001. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Religion, Funerary, more specifically a Institutional Housing, Religious Structure, Cemetery. Bonaventure Cemetery was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Art, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Other-Ethnic, Landscape Architecture.

Bonaventure Cemetery Information

Other Name: Bonaventure Plantation; Evergreen Cemetery
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1846, 1868, 1887
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Urban, Henry;
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Bonaventure Cemetery Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1600
Number of historically contributing buildings: 2
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 25
Number of historically contributing objects: 106
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Savannah Historic Locations Chatham County Historic Locations Georgia Historic Locations