Carver Family Cemetery – George Washington Carver National Monument – Diamond, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 36° 59.106 W 094° 21.420
15S E 379232 N 4094079
Quick Description: Family cemetery for the Moses Carver family at the George Washington Carver National Monument near Diamond, Missouri.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 4/19/2015 8:00:44 PM
Waymark Code: WMNQJD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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Long Description:

About one-tenth of an acre and roughly rectangular in shape, the cemetery lies in the southwest corner of the park and is surrounded by a four-foot high, four-foot thick, dry-laid stone wall. The cemetery contains the graves of several members of the Carver family, including Moses Carver and his wife Susan, plus the graves of various other Diamond Grove residents. There are about 35 marked and unmarked graves in the cemetery.

– National Register Nomination

The cemetery is well-maintained by the National Park Service.

Name of Historic District (as listed on the NRHP): George Washington Carver National Monument

Link to page with the Historic District: [Web Link]

5646 Carver Rd, Diamond, Missouri

How did you determine the building to be a contributing structure?: Narrative found on the internet (Link provided below)

Optional link to narrative or database: [Web Link]

NRHP Historic District Waymark (Optional): Not listed

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