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The 1878 Yellow Fever epidemic claimed the lives of over 300 Greenville residents. Victims were laid to rest on a plot of land designated the Yellow Fever Cemetery. Over the years, bodies were exhumed and reinterred in other local cemeteries. The Yellow Fever Cemetery became Theobold Park.
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