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Rosehill Cemetery is a Victorian-era cemetery on the North Side of Chicago, Illinoismarker, USA, and at , is the largest cemetery in the City of Chicago. The name "Rosehill" resulted from a City Clerk's error – the area was previously called "Roe's Hill", named for nearby farmer Hiram Roe. He refused to sell his land to the city until it was promised that the cemetery be named in his honor.

Rosehill's Joliet-limestone entrance gate was designed by William W. Boyington, the architect of the Chicago Water Towermarker and the Old University of Chicago, who is buried in Rosehill. As Rosehill Cemetery Administration Building and Entry Gate, it was listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1975.

Like its sister cemetery Gracelandmarker, Rosehill is the burial place of many well-known Chicagoans. The cemetery contains many monuments that are notable for their beauty and eccentricity, such as that of Lulu Fellows.[102678]

Several graves from the old City Cemetery, originally located in what is now Lincoln Parkmarker were relocated to Rosehill. Some of the gravestones and monuments were also moved to Rosehill Cemetery and can be seen. Monuments relocated from City Cemetery are generally encased in protective glass.

Rosehill was featured in the films U.S. Marshals, Backdraft, and Next of Kin.

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