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Independence, Jackson County, Missouri
next to 3507 N Perrin Road, Independence MO
Lat: 38° 54' 25"N, Lon: 94° 13' 23"W
Contributed by Sharon Kroner, Aug 15, 2007 [firstname.lastname@example.org].
Total records = 6.
To reach this cemetery in Independence, from the intersection of
Hwy 24 & Blue Mills Road, go east 3.7 miles, turn left on N. Perrin
Road, go .4 miles. The cemetery will be on your right between two
Judging from the stones in this cemetery it was established in
the early 1800s. The earliest burial is shown as 1819 and the
last was 1887. I was not able to find out who owns and maintains
Some call this small family cemetery the Adams Cemetery, but
the first burial is a Drake and old maps have it listed as the
Drake Cemetery. There is no sign at the cemetery.
This includes all existing and legible readings from stones from
when I visited this cemetery on Aug 12, 2007.
- Sharon Kroner
Adams, Elizabeth D, d. 21 Jan 1859, wife of Lynch B Adams
Adams, Lynch B, d. 6 Dec 1873, Age 69y 9m
Drake, A J, b. 1812, d. 1887, s/w Elizabeth Drake
Drake, Elizabeth, b. 1823, d. 1864, his wife, s/w AJ Drake
Drake, Fannie, d. 15 Sep 1819, wife of Isaac Drake
Drake, Isaac, d. 29 Jan 1837, N.J. Mil Rev War
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