Oswin Welles Monument, Restored 2006 (photo by Jeffrey Dutton)Many of Cedar Hill’s monuments are creative expressions of 19th-century funerary art. They reflect the wealth and status of Victorian Hartford. And those who chose to be buried in its new fashionable cemetery.

Noted artists and architects designed many of Cedar Hill monuments. Artists including Carl Conrads, Richard Upjohn, George Keller, and Louis Potter.

To learn more, visit the Notable Monuments page via the link below.

Notable Monuments


The Foundation raises funds to preserve historic memorials that no longer have family to care for them. To learn more about our preservation activities visit our Monument Fund page.