Saar Pioneer Cemetery
Posted by: 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
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.