Stanberry, Gentry County, Missouri
Lat: 40° 17' 10"N, Lon: 94° 33' 53"W
T64N R33W Section 1
Contributed by Steve Liggett, Oct 24, 2011, last edited Dec 16, 2011 [firstname.lastname@example.org]. Total records = 13.
In Stanberry MO, starting from E Main St, drive north onto US Hwy 169 north for 1.88mi, then left onto state Hwy B and continue north for 2.63 miles, turn left or west left for 1.40 miles, then turn right or north for about ½ mile.
This cemetery was established on land owned by Judge William Enoch Liggett c. 1863 in the Alanthus Grove area. It was then owned by his first son, John Thomas Liggett & Sadie Finders who had their house on the property.
The cemetery is now on land owned by Gene Stowell. It is just inside the gate on your left as you turn into his property, at the bottom of the hill. Much of the time it is overgrown and difficult to see. One should always obtain permission to go through the gate into the cow pasture to the graveyard.
I have visited this cemetery several times. Some of the information is from the Gentry Geneological Society library. I completed my transcription on Sep 30, 2011.
- Steve Liggett
Buckles, James W., b. Mar 25, 1869, d. Dec 20, 1909
Channil, Laura L., b. Mar 23, 1824, d. Aug 22, 1834
Lewis, Ben, no dates
Liggett, Cracie Ethel, b. Sep 1890, d. Oct 30, 1892
Liggett, John Thomas, b. Jun 01, 1851, d. Sep 28, 1894
Liggett, Olive Ethel, b. Jun 14, 1884 d. Jul 5, 1885, d/o J.T. and Sarah Liggett Studio
Liggett, Sarah, b. Nov 21, 1855, d. Sep 27, 1903
Litten, Sarah M., d. Feb 5, 1882, age: 78yr 7mo 22da, w/o Joel Litten
Mathews, Dr, no dates
Miller, Alva, b. 1894, d. no date
Miller, Seth L., b. Oct 31, 1891, d. Mar 2, 1894
Pierce, George T., b. 1848, d. 1923
Pierce, Nancy E., d. Apr 15, 1885, ?yr 3mo 2da, w/o Ralph Pierce
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