Old Chattaroy Cemetery
Spokane County, Washington
Jim Hill Road
T28N R43E Sec 35
Contributed by Maggie Rail, Jan 27, 2001 [firstname.lastname@example.org].
Total records = 0.
This old cemetery was located just NE of the present day Chattaroy
Cemetery on Jim Hill Rd. The area where this cemetery used to be is
now under cultivation on farm land. At some point in time it was decided
to move the cemetery. This took place about 1894, but no existing
record can be found, according to the current Sexton of the Chattaroy
Cemetery, Gary Ogden.
Apparently they had a cemetery which was not satisfactory and decided
they needed a better location. The two are so close, it is understandable
they made no big note of the relocating. I suspect there were not
too many burials in the Old Chattaroy Cemetery before the change was
- Maggie Rail
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