Monticello Graveyard

From Thomas Jefferson Encyclopedia

The Monticello Graveyard is owned by the Monticello Association, a group of lineal descendants of Thomas Jefferson and his wife, Martha Wayles Skelton Jefferson. Burials in the Monticello Graveyard are usually limited to direct descendants and their spouses, although there are a few exceptions.[1] The most current public listing of burials in the Monticello Graveyard can be found on the Monticello Association website.[2]


  1. Monticello Association. "Monticello Association Membership Advisory Committee Interim Report, Appendix 4: Analysis of Non-Descendant Burials in the Monticello Graveyard, 1773-1999."
  2. Monticello Association. "Persons Buried at the Monticello Graveyard, 1773 - 1997."

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