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This week finds us at the McNamee Cemetery behind the Stadium Drive Garage. Not many people know about this spot, which looks pretty innocuous to the innocent passerby. While there is no record or rumor of paranormal encounters occurring here, who knows what the McNamee family gets up to when there’s no one around?
The cemetery contains the remains of several members of the McNamee family, who sold this part of campus to the university in 1938. We are pretty sure we know at least two of the people buried there. One of the deceased was a child named Albert McNamee. He was the son of Charles and Elizabeth McNamee. Albert was born in 1904 and unfortunately…
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