Old Spangler Cemetery

Abandoned

Buffalo Twp

Section 35

   

Little is known of this small private cemetery or of the people buried here. The abstract of Mary Derby states: 36 to the public dedication of Cemetery Con. Value. (Received dated 13 Oct 1877. Book 61 page 237.) Dedicates a tract of land described as commencing 61 1/2 rods East and  11 1/2 rods North of the SW corner of the SE 1/4 Section 27, Township 9 Range 8 West of the 5" PM Buchanan County , Iowa. Running thence North 9 rods, thence West 9 rods to the place beginning together at right of ways across said 40 tract, 2 rods wide. Information courtesy of Mrs. Harold Yoeman.

Derby. Adolph    No Dates

Derby Mary        No Dates

Children             No Dates

Info given to Rose Brewer by Howard Kind. Other information states there is 1 Negro servant ( a Butler) from Chicago, 1 child, and 1 mother buried here.

When this cemetery was walked, 2 parts of a headstone, one broken square base, and one broken marble lamb were found near an old oak tree. There was on stone information.

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