Gove County Kansas

Alanthus Cemetery


SE Corner of SE1/4 of Section 2 Township 15 Range 27

This cemetery is located 21 miles south and 2 miles west of Quinter. The church built in 1911 was very close to the south side of the cemetery.

Row SurnameGiven NameBirth DateDeath DateInscription/Notes
R2AndersonS. A.   
R4AndersonDaniel H.18641931 
R4AndersonRose E.18671917 
R4AtkinsonMary18371908Our Mother (sister of Mrs. Wm Goodnight)
R2Benson   L.A. (Lou)'s baby; metal marker
R2BensonKatie  L.A. (Lou)'s baby; metal marker
R1BurkheadM (Mack)  Father
R1Burkhead   Jesse's boy
R1Burkhead   Mack's boy
R2CarpenterWilliam S. Oct 22 1889age 28y 5m 4 d
R3CheneyHoward7 Sept 19004 Dec 1911Child of Chas. and Ina Cheney
R3CheneyFlorence23 Feb 190424 Sept 1909Child of Chas. and Ina Cheney
R5CheneyOpal19181927Lamb on top of small stone
R2ClarkWanda V.11 Dec 18892 Dec 1890Daughter of D.M. and Clara
R1Cross   Baby
R3HairMoyne M.3 July 188521 Oct 1982Moyne M. Jones married Grover Leighton, then Hair
R4HarrisRaymond3 Feb 19225 Jan 1923Allen Harris' baby
R4HusseyRichard S.18791918At Rest/Gone But Not Forgotten
R4HusseyIva Elizabeth6 Mar 187919 July 1935 
R1Johnson   Will's baby
R1Johnson   Old Mr. Johnson's baby
R5JohnsonMelvan 1 July 1916Infant son of J. and J.
R5JohnsonMargaret17 Feb 184919 April 1913 
R5JohnsonMarion K.28 June 193128 June 1931 
R3JonesGlenn (David)18901975 
R3JonesWilliam Glenn18611937 
R3JonesEunice 21 June 1896Daughter of Wm. and Jennie
R3JonesFrancis17 May 190716 Aug 1907Son of Cyrenus and Lucy Jones
R1Kiesel   Henry's Baby
R2KieselHelen1918 Metal marker
R1Leighton 18961896Samuel Humphrey & Cynthia Belle Finch Leighton's Baby died at birth
R3Leighton  March 1909Infant son of Grover and Moyne
R2Likens   Billy's Baby
R3McKnot   Mortuary marker--no date
R6MendenhallHollis Ilene23 Feb 19288 Sept 1936Child of Dale Mendenhall
R1MunsellRaphael19121940Moved to Lot 5, Block 33, Row 15, Quinter Cemetery
R2RobertsonA.M. 22 June 1889Oldest known burial in this cemetery
R2Robinson   Baby--no marker
R2Roison   Metal marker
R1Ruptious   Little boy
R2Simmons   Jake's baby; no marker
R2Simmons   Jake's baby; no marker
R2Simmons   Gene's boy; metal marker
R1Sturgon   Baby
R3TurnerMillie Ellen18581904Mother; family believed to have had measles in 1904
R3TurnerJasper James18481921Father
R3TurnerAlice Rosabelle188919048 members of this family all on one large stone
R3TurnerLewis Andrew18831904 
R3TurnerJulia Anna19021904 
R3TurnerFelix Albert18911904 
R3TurnerJasper  1894 
R3TurnerEdmond 1894   Mortuary marker with letters mostly gone
R1White   Mac White's baby
R1Wim (or Winn)   Baby

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