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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."

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Announcing a Meeting on September 20, 2012 - 7PM - about the Troutwine Cemetery, Dodson Township, Highland County, Ohio

The current issue of "Roots & Shoots Quarterly" (Volume 34, No. 3 - Fall 2012 - page 10) - published by the Southern Ohio Genealogial Society (chapter of Ohio Genealogical Society), announces their upcoming Fall programs.  

For September 20, 2012:

"Troutwine Cemetery, Dodson Township, Highland County.  Howard Kelley has done extensive research on this cemetery and the families buried therein.  He will be presenting a most spell binding presentation." 


S.O.G.S. meetings are held at the Highland County Service Center, 1487 N. High Street (the old K-Mart building) in Hillsboro, Ohio.  Program time is 7:00p.m.

Currently, the Troutwine Cemetery on "Find A Grave" lists 135 interments, with 7 photo requests