Cowherd Cemetery

Cowherd Cemetery

SE Quarter Section 14, Township 49, Range 31W

Cowherd, America E., wife of Chris J. Cowherd, d: May 18, 1848; age: 18 years, 8 months, 18 days

Freeman, William L., b: Dec. 3, 1810, d: Jan. 19, 1869
Freeman, Elizabeth, wife of T. E. Freeman, d: Aug. 11, 1849; ag: 27 years, 18 days
Freeman, Sarah H., daughter of T. E. and E. H. Freeman, d: Jan. 5, 1848; age: 2 years, 4 months, 10 days

Bush, infant son of L. N. and M. W. Bush, b&d Aug. 24, 1857

Others known to have been buried in the Cowherd Cemetery, but markers now gone:

Cowherd, Francis K., d: 1963
Cowherd, Sarah A., wife of Francis Cowherd, b: 1799, d: July, 1853 or 1854
Freeman, Elizabeth Cowherd
Cowherd, Henry and wife
Young, Virginia
Freeman, Lude
Freeman, Mrs. Ed
Freeman, wife of Richard Freeman
Freeman, W. M. H., son of T. E. and E.H. Freeman, d: Jan. 11, 1848; age: 9 months, 10 days (stone broken)
Bush, Sarah, said to have been first burial and the oldest person in this cemetery
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Cowherd, buried here, but later removed to the Lee's Summit Cemetery.

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This page was last updated August 19, 2006.