Exploring Almost Forgotten Gravesites in the Great State of Ohio

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"A cemetery may be considered as abandoned when all or practically all of the bodies have been Removed therefrom and no bodies have been buried therein for a great many years, and the cemetery has been so long neglected as entirely to lose its identity as such, and is no longer known, recognized and respected by the public as a cemetery. 1953 OAG 2978."

Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Butcher Cemetery - North Lewisburg, Ohio - Nancy Brock Butcher stone re-set upside down

To the left is the Nancy (Brock) Butcher, wife of Dr. John Butcher original stone, at one point re-set, however, upside down.
Daughter, Anna (Butcher) Callendar is buried to the right.

Photograph taken in 2007