Tracts of land designated or intended for the interment of human remains.
United States of America
The cemetery was established on the grounds of Arlington House, formerly the estate of the family of Robert E. Lee's wife Mary Anna Custis Lee, a descendant of Martha Washington.top
By Catholic tradition, the basilica is the burial site of its namesake Saint Peter, one of the twelve apostles of Jesus. Many Popes have been interred at St. Peter's since the Early Christian period.top