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Anderson Cemetery, Mifflin Township, Pike County, Ohio

submitted by Shirlee Rice Brown

Information contributed by Marvin L. Knisley

Location: To locate this cemetery, go west from Latham, Ohio, State Route 124 to Green Ridge Road. Turn right on Green Ridge Road. Go NW until you find a sharp right turn in the road and see a steel gate on the left. Park by the gate and walk up the gravel and dirt road about 880 paces until the road forks. There is a steel post with metal tags with red numerals 23 and 24 on it Take the left fork of the road and proceed another 660 paces. You will see on the left a large forked Lynn tree with the right fork broken off. Turn hard left and walk fifty or sixty feet down the hill and you will see the monuments.

Anderson, David, 19 July 1848-2 Feb. 1902, s/o Joshua & Mary A. Anderson
Anderson, Joshua, 1822 - 1879, husband
Anderson, Mary A. (Kneisley), 1822 - 1886, wife
Decker, Joseph, 1820 - 1907, husband
Decker, Francis (Beekman), 1825 - 1911, wife
Decker, Lewis, 1847 - 1929, husband, s/o Joseph & Francis Decker
Decker, Mary C. (Anderson), 1845 - 1917, wife, d/o Joshua & Mary A. Anderson
Decker, Amalva, 1885 - 1902, d/o Lewis & Mary C. Decker
Decker, David, 1874 -1880, s/o Lewis & Mary C. Decker
Decker, Mary F., 1866 - 1871, d/o Lewis & Mary C. Decker
Decker, Matilda, 1869 -1871, d/o Lewis & Mary C, Decker
Monument with unreadable inscription
Elliott, David J., 6 Aug. 1901-9 March 1902, s/o George & Bell Elliott (Anderson)
Elliott, James Starley, 10 Sept. 1889-17 Sept. 1890, s/o George & Bell Elliott (Anderson)
Kneisley, Infant, 10 April 1884-13 April 1884, d/o Francis M. & Sarah (Benner)Kneisley
Kneisley, Lawrence, 19 Sept. 1892, s/o Francis M. & Sarah (Benner) Kneisley

Pike County, Ohio

Yolanda Campbell Lifter, Pike County Coordinator

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