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Saar Pioneer Cemetery
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member adh73
N 47° 24.765 W 122° 13.169
10T E 558880 N 5251328
Quick Description: The Saar Pioneer Cemetery, was established by Peter Saar in 1873, in what is now Kent, King County, Washington, for the burial of his wife Margaret.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 3/27/2009 2:15:23 PM
Waymark Code: WM63J4
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Max Cacher
Views: 4

Long Description:
This waymark is in the middle of the cemetery, facing the tombstones of G. L. Hubbard and Rosalie Bucher, and a small pile of boulders. The cemetery is on a hillside overlooking the Green River valley, at the intersection of WA Hwy 167 and S 212th Street, and next to a WinCo Foods store. The cemetery was started by Peter Saar as a burial place for his wife. There are about 103 graves in this cemetery. The cemetery has been surveyed and the stones transcribed by the South King County Genealogical Society. It has been photographed by the South King County Amateur Shutterbugs. A list of the gravestones in the cemetery is available in the GenWeb Archives.
City, Town, or Parish / State / Country: Not listed

Approximate number of graves: Not listed

Cemetery Status: Not listed

Cemetery Website: Not listed

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WMIKE visited Saar Pioneer Cemetery 11/17/2013 WMIKE visited it