New St. Francis Xavier Church Cemetery - Taos, MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 38° 30.321 W 092° 04.839
15S E 580160 N 4262287
Quick Description: This is a church cemetery, but not in the churchyard, down the road a piece
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 11/23/2014 6:48:54 AM
Waymark Code: WMMYA6
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Max Cacher
Views: 1

Long Description:

County of cemetery: Cole County
Locatio of cemetery: MO M & 5200 Shamrock Rd., Taos
Number of graves: 1,160

"A cemetery was first laid out [1845] on the 40 acres, but since the church was not built there its use was discontinued, and a new one of about one acre was selected near the church. When this became full, the original cemetery was enlarged and is now in use again, both cemeteries having been blessed by Bishop Kenrick of St. Louis." ~ Cole County Historical Society

City, Town, or Parish / State / Country: Taos, Cole County, Missouri

Approximate number of graves: 1,160

Cemetery Status: Active

Cemetery Website: [Web Link]

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