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."

Saturday, October 15, 2011

Update on Dean Cemetery in South Salem, Ross County, Ohio on "Find A Grave"

Scott Andersen has posted more gravestone photographs on "Find A Grave"  that he took during his September, 2011 trip to the Dean Cemetery.  Click on title here to view them. 

There are currently 26 interments posted for the Dean Cemetery on "Find A Grave." 

Expressing thanks again to Scott and his wife, Venus, for all of their hard work at the Dean Cemetery, and for documenting so many of the markers there before they either disappear or become completely unreadable. 

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