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Hanson Station, Grant County, Washington
T26N R30E Sec 1
Lat: 47°47'11"N, Lon: 119°02'21"W
Contributed by Pat Rice, Mar 12, 2000, last edited Apr 18, 2009
Total records = 14.
To reach the cemetery, go west from Almira on Hanson Station Road, which
becomes 4NE once it enters Grant County. Turn north on Rd. V. NE and go
three miles, then east on 47 NE for one mile, and following that road,
one mile north, then east again for about one/half mile. The cemetery
is up the long treed drive, all on private property.
The Busch Cemetery is located north of Almira which is located on the
west side of Lincoln County on Highway 2. While the cemetery is located
within Grant County, it serves Almira in Lincoln County also.
I gathered this information from data gathered during the compiling
of The History of Almira, published in 1989, editor Pat Rice. I originally
read this cemetery Nov 05, 1982.
The Busch family cemetery was revisited in Jun of 2003 and found to
be much overgrown and uncared for. Shrubs have almost blocked the gate,
a tree is becoming good sized inside the cemetery and the grass doesn't
appear to have been cut this year. The first several times I saw this
cemetery, it was evident someone cared, not so now.
- Pat Rice
Busch, Carl Frederick, b.April 23, 1867, d.Oct. 3, 1961
Busch, Caroline, b.March 28, 1881, d.Jan 18, 1925
Busch, Dora Johanna, b.Geb. 25, Marz 1876, Gest. 9, Mai 1889, This
headstone was missing from its base in the May 1999 walk, thru, although
a footstone with D.J.B. was there. The full stone was there 10 years ago.'
Busch, Johannes J., b.Nov. 28 1882, 'd.Dec. 15, 1953, 'brother',
shared stone with Margarethe'
Busch, Karl M., b.Jan 4, 1840, d.April 7, 1938, Father
Busch, Margarethe M., b.Nov. 27, 1884, d.July 27, 1982, 'sister',
shared stone with Johannes
Busch, Marie Johanne, b.Geb. 25 Marz 1878, Gest. 25 Mai 1907, 'together
von Carl Wilh. Joh. Geor. Busch, (daughter of Charles William John George
Busch, Mary 29 yrs, b. ?, d.25 May 1907, burial home farm, of typhoid,
found in the death certicates held at the auditor's office for Lincoln
Busch, Wilhelmina M., b.Oct 18, 1843, d.Jan. 27, 1930, Mother
Jessen, infant, b.no dates
Jessen, Ruth Elizabeth, b.Feb. 20, 1897, d.Sept. 29, 1898, Daughter
of J.and J.E. Jessen
Mull, Wilhelmina, b.May 29, 1869, d.Mary 25, 1956
Wilson, Reuben Emanuel, b.July 29, 1894, Oct-1894, 'shared stone
with Wm., both sons of W.J. and Elizabeth J. Wilson'
Wilson, William James, b.Nov. 29, 1892, Feb. 22, 1893, shared stone
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