It could be argued, because of Waterbury’s nearly 100-year run as brass capital of the world, that many residents resting in Riverside Cemetery had a global impact. We’re proud of what those who came before us in this small Connecticut city accomplished locally, within the state, and within the U.S. Here’s a look at the some of the most notable residents of our beautiful nationally-recognized historic site.
SARAH JOHNSON PRICHARD
Children’s book author and Waterbury historian
CAROLINE “CARRIE” WELTON
Adventurer, animal lover, philanthropist