This cemetery resides along the edge of a canyon where the great American River flows. Thus many miners came here to prospect only eventually to meet there doom where they were buried at this very site during the gold rush. The cemetery is well shaded also rumored to be haunted what burial ground isn't seriously? But the history and beautiful stones all tell a tale with scenic views it truly is a magnificent place. At one time Protestants were buried here however its now been divided into sections so that other community residents can be buried here as well.