Evergreens Cemetery1629 Bushwick Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11207-1849, Brooklyn, NY 11201
The Evergreens" Cemetery was organized in 1849 as a non-sectarian cemetery, under the Rural Cemetery Act of 1847. The cemetery borders Brooklyn and Queens and covers 225 acres of rolling hills and gently sloping meadows. It features several thousand trees and flowering shrubs in a park like setting. " The Evergreens" is the final resting place of more than 525,000 people.