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Pershing Memorial Cemetery
Limon, Lincoln County

Tombstone Photographs

Pershing Memorial Cemetery was originally named Limon Cemetery; the name was changed to honor William S. Pershing (1852-1942).  He is referred to as the founder of Limon and became the town's firt mayor.  To reach this cemetery from the town take Hwy. 71 north to 7th St.; turn left on 7th for a short distance. Linda Wommack, From the Grave; a Roadside Guide to Colorado's Pioneer Cemeteries (Caxton Press, Caldwell, ID 1998), p. 65, 67.

The photographs in this portion of the archives were taken by:
Charlotte Bruch (cb)
Jim Davenport (jd)

This page was last updated Saturday, 14-Jun-2008 11:53:32 EDT

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