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Pilot Grove Cemetery
Racine, Mower County, Minnesota
Lat: 43° 47' 38"N, Lon: 92° 28' 46"W
Racine Twp, Sec 26
Contributed by Kathy Pike, May 29, 2005 [firstname.lastname@example.org]. Total records = 7.
From Racine drive east in CR 1, turning left or north onto 302nd Street, continue to for about 2 miles to 785th Ave. The cemetery will be on the west or left side of 302nd St on the south side of 785th Ave.
This is an old unused cemetery and I have no idea who owned it in the past. It does seem to be cared for but there is no evidence of recent burials.
It is situated just east of a gravel pit, and one can easily see Hwy 63 from the cemetery as you face west.
I visited this burial siteMay 15, 2005 and wrote down and took pictures of all of the existing stones. There might possibly be more burials there, which no longer have headstones or markers.- Kathy Pike
Buels?, Frank, d. Jul 29, 1868, age: 2yrs 10mo 23days, son of Wm. and J.A. Buels?, stone is difficult to read,
Churchill, Isaiah E., d. Aug 22, 1873, age: 24yr
Crane, Eloise M., d. Dec 18, 1874
Edwards, Charley, d. Jul 23, 1867, age: 11 yrs 9 mo 7 days, son of J.B. and M.K. Edwards
Edwards, Myra E., d. Sep 21, 1867, age: 10 mo 10 days, daughter of J.B. and M.K. Edwards
Harper, Cynthia M., d. Jan 13, 1859, age: 10 yrs 2 mo 22 days, daughter of J.W. and R. Harper
Robinson, Ebby, d. Sep 29, 1866, age: 7 yrs 16 days
Minnesota Death Records
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- Minnesota Obituary Search, (1986-current) - GenealogyBank.com
- Minnesota Funeral Notices - GenealogyBank.com