Old Salem Cemetery - Greene County, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 37° 21.373 W 093° 14.281
15S E 478921 N 4134416
Quick Description: Small rural cemetery located in Greene County about 10 miles northeast of Springfield, Missouri.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 10/23/2011 9:55:32 AM
Waymark Code: WMCXK3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Raine
Views: 2

Long Description:
The Old Salem Cemetery has about 50 marked graves and many unmarked graves including those of slaves and freedmen. The cemetery is also the final resting place for two Revolutionary War veterans, David Bedell and Elisa Headlee.

To reach the cemetery park at small pull off at N37° 21.369 W93° 14.325 and walk through the gate. The cemetery is directly east a short distance and is visible from the parking spot.
Earliest Burial: 3/24/1840

Latest Burial: 11/16/1918

Visit Instructions:
Take a photo of at least one grave marker and including a qualitative and quantitative description
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