SELECTED OREGON COUNTY CEMETERIES    

 

WILDERNESS CEMETERY

 

 Located at Wilderness, MO in northeast Oregon County.  From From Fremont, Carter County go south on Hwy J to Hwy K; then southwest to Wilderness.
County Rd 154 east.
Sec. 32, Twp. 25, R.2W (King Twp). From Alton, MO go north on Hwy 19 about 9 miles to CR 154, go east (right) to CR 158, turn right and go to Hwy K.

GPS Coordinates: Latitude: 36.7889444, Longitude: -91.1920764

There are many unidentified graves in this cemetery. Please
contact me if you have additions or corrections to this list.

 

Updated Nov. 1, 2014

 

AB    CD    EFG    HI    JK    LMN    OPQ    RST    UVWXYZ

 

 


 

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Carnahan, Cecil    19 Apr 1911 - 19 May 1912.    Son of J. T. Carnahan & Hallie Malden.  MO Death Cert.#14404. Burial 19 May 1912.

 

Carnal, Patricia Ann Troxel      08 Mar. 1960 -  23 Apr 1983.

 

Case, Albert Roosevelt        1906 - 1923.      Son of Riley Merriman Case & Florence Effie McMurray.

 

Case, Arthur Burl      1934 - Aug., 1952.      Son of Arthur Leonard Case & Ruby Louise Knight.

 

HUSBAND & WIFE:

Case, Arthur Leonard      26 Oct 1904 - 06 Jan 1992.      Son of Riley Merriman Case & Florence Effie McMurray.

Case, Ruby Louise Knight      18 Feb 1911 - 17 Jun 1990.     Daughter of George Monroe Knight & Florence Hunsaker.

 

Case, Eugene D.      1920 - 1924.      Son of Riley Merriman Case & Florence Effie McMurray.

 

Case, Geraldine     25 Nov 1929 - 25 May 1931.      Daughter of Arthur Leonard Case & Ruby Louise Knight.

 

DOUBLE: 
Case, John Douglas      15 Jun 1943 - 14 Jan 1975.    Son of Riley Merriman Case & Nora Adeline Fisher.
Case, Becky     07 Jun 1946 - Living or Unknown.

 

Case, Nellie Rosalee        17 Feb 1932 - 17 Oct 1947.     Daughter of Riley Merriman Case & Nora Adeline Fisher. Died at Williams Hospital after falling from back of truck on rural road. Usual residence Wilderness. MO Death Cert.#39308. Burial 20 Oct 1947.

 

HUSBAND & WIFE: Married  29 Jan 1924.
Case, Nora Adeline Fisher      02 Jan 1908 - 10 Aug 1996.     Daughter of William Thomas Fisher & Rachel E. Smith.  Memorial (Shows her middle name as Aline)
Case, Riley Merriman     08 May 1877 - 07 Feb 1956.  Son of William Marcus Case and Caroline Blackwell. Born Hendersonville NC; died Doniphan Ripley Co MO. Married 1st Florence Effie McMurray 22 Apr 1899 at Blue Ridge, NC. Father of Debbie Blanche, Aubrey Lee, Arthur Leonard, Albert Roosevelt, Arnold Alvin, Louis Oscar, Lawrence William, Walter Farley, Carl Ernest, Henry Franklin, Virginia Ethel, and Eugene D. Married 2nd Nora Adeline Fisher 29 Jan 1924. Father of Leoid Ezra, Gertie Esther, Nellie Rosalee, William Phillip, Ralph David, Ray D., Doncy Ruth and John Douglas. Farmer. Veteran of the Spanish-American War - Btry M, 1st Arty.  MO Death Cert.#10262. Burial 09 Feb 1956. NOTE: Oregon County History book gives his middle name as Albert.  Memorial

 

Case, Rachel E.      Born & died 29 Jan 1973.

 

Case, Ray D.     08 May 1937 - 09 May 1937. (a/k/a Riley D. Case)     Son of Riley Merriman Case & Nora Adeline Fisher. Twin of Ralph David. Lived abt. 24 hrs. MO Death Cert.#27970. Burial 10 May 1937. Note: Name given as Riley D. Case in Oregon County Cemetery book; there is no name given on death certificate.

 

Castleman, Glendora F. Simpson      16 Sep 1928 - 01 Dec 1973.

 

Chapman, Mattie      12 Aug 1873 - 1900.

 

Collins, Clyde F.      24 Mar 1922 - 04 Nov 1945.     Son of John Hardy Collins & Nancy Freeman.  Married Ruby Unknown. Farmer. MO Death Cert.#34278. Burial 06 Nov 1945.

 

HUSBAND & WIFE:
Collins, John Hardy        Died 17 Dec 1918.     MO Death Cert.#44942B lists age about 80 years. Died at Johnson Twp in Carter County. Informant Andrew Ward of Ellsinore had not other information. Lists burial at Kassinger Cemetery on Dec. 18th.

Collins, Nancy Ann Freeman     25 Feb 1885 - 27 Apr 1945.     MO Death Cert.#17925 lists father as William Freeman (born in NC) and ____ Evans (born TN). She died at Doniphan in Williams Hospital. Informant was Charles E. Collins of Fremont. Died from complications of a fall off the porch wherein she broke her hip, accident occurred on April 2nd.

 

Conner, John     1849 - 06 Mar 1912.      Born New York; died Oregon Co MO. Age abt. 63 years. Birth year estimated. Farmer. MO Death Cert.#10344. Burial 07 Mar 1912.

 

Copeland, Albie      03 Mar 1911 - 17 Mar 1912.     Daughter of George B. Copeland & M. Annie Wyant.  MO Death Cert.#10351. Burial 19 Mar 1912.

 

Craig     No forename, no dates.

 

DOUBLE:

Crocker, Marie C. Simpson     12 Oct 1932 - 16 May 2009.

Crocker, Howard G.      22 Feb 1925 - 03 Apr 1998.

 

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Davis, J. L.      1821 - 1891.

 

DOUBLE:
Daniel, Joshua B.      13 Oct 1870 - 01 July 1925.     MO Death Cert.#21678 has date of birth 13 Oct 1869. Born KY, died Ripley Co MO. He apparently remarried because his wife's name is listed on the death certificate but is nearly illegible, Missouri (looks like) Quillman. Burial 02 Jul 1925. Indexed as J. B. Daniels.
Daniel, Sarah Gannon        05 Jul 1837 - 05 Mar 1914.     Daughter of Thomas Gannon. Died Ripley Co MO. Burial 06 Mar 1914. MO Death Cert.#13628.

 

Daniel, Infant      Died 05 Jan 1917.     Son of Joshua B. Daniel & Missouri Quillman(?).
 

Daniel, Infant     Died 20 Apr 1919.     Twin. (Original list has born 19 Apr 1919). Son of Joshua B. Daniel & Missouri Quillman(?).

 

Daniel, Richard E.      20 Apr 1919 - 27 Feb 1920.     Twin. Son of Joshua B. Daniel & Missouri Quillman(?). Burial 29 Feb 1920. MO Death Cert.#8722.

 

Deckard, William Franklin 'Frank'      07 Dec 1936 - 27 Jan 1937.      Son of Ray Deckard & Susan Snyder.  MO Death Cert.#2466. Burial 28 Jan 1937.

 

Dixon, Arthur      20 Nov 1913 - 14 Oct 1914.      Son of J. Henry Dixon & Daisy Ellen Garrett.

 

Dixon, Ellen Skeins     26 May 1840 - 27 Mar 1918.     Born Russell Co KY.  Wife of John Dixon.

 

DOUBLE: Married abt. 1898.
Dixon, Daisy Helen Garrett - 18 Mar 1879 - 15 Feb 1967.     Daughter of Almerine Garrett & Mary Jane Monk.
Dixon, J. Henry      27 Aug 1874 - 12 Aug 1934. Son of John Dixon & Ellen Skeins. Born KY, died Farmington St Francois Co MO. MO Death Cert.#30584. Burial 14 Aug 1934. 

 

 

Dixon, Freida 1915 - 1916.

 

Dixon, Infant      Stillborn, 1900.     Son of J. Henry Dixon & Daisy Helen Garrett.

 

DOUBLE: Married abt. 1898.
Dixon, John      05 Aug 1872 - 20 May 1914.     Son of John Dixon & Ellen Skeins. Farmer. MO Death Cert.#16838. Burial 21 May 1914. NOTE: Oregon County Cemetery book has birth year as 1873.
Dixon, Lula E. Brown      Sep 1879 - 1949. Daughter of John Andrew Brown & Jane E. Maloney.

 

Dobbs, Albert Edward      1910 - 19 Apr 1987.      'Age 77 yrs, 2 mo & 10 days.'  'Husband of Clessie.'

 

Dobbs, Effie Jane Suttee      09 Sept 1899 - 05 Nov 1984.

 

HUSBAND & WIFE: Married 04 Mar 1888 Clay Co AR.
Dobbs, Elizabeth Fears     1866 - 1890s.     Daughter of Thomas W. Fears (1824 Jackson Co AL; mother unknown. Born at Paint Rock Jackson Co AL. 2nd wife of Marshall. Their children Amanda, Alva and Roverta 'Vertie' Dobbs (m. Emil Neuman).
Dobbs, Marcellus 'Marshall' Moss, Jr.     15 Feb 1864 - 28 Aug 1949.     Son of Marcellus Moss, Sr.  Married (1) Lucy Sharp 4 Mar 1885, Oregon Co MO. Lucy died 26 Apr 1886. Married 3rd Annie Porter Carver, widow of a Mr. Jones. Annie and Marshall had 4 daughters and a son together.

 

Dobbs, Marcellus Moss, Sr.    24 Jun 1820 - 22 Sep 1891.     Born Tazewell Claiborne Co TN; died Wilderness Oregon Co MO. (a/k/a Marcillus). Believed to be son of Caleb Dobbs and Nancy Whitmore. Married 1st Nancy Unknown; children William, Thomas, Levi, Martha J., Henry & James F. Dobbs. Married 2nd Artamincia Freeman 15 Jan 1859 Randolph Co AR. Children Andrew J., Marcillus 'Marshall' Moss & Wesley J. (or John Wesley). He married 3rd Malinda McElmurry Wheeler, widow of B. F. Wheeler. Daughter Julia M. Dobbs (m. William Foster Hunt).  He married 4th Mary Ann Harris Hollis (widow), 20 May 1886 Oregon Co MO. No children. Civil War, Fristoe's Reg't MO Cav.; Mexican War (per pension record).

 

HUSBAND & WIFE: 
Dulaney, Charles E.      29 Jan 1848 - 18 Apr 1932.     Son of Alfred Dulaney (VA) & Melvina Scott (KY). Totally blind. Retired farmer. Burial 20 Apr 1932. Undertaker James Simpson. MO Death Cert.#13416.
Dulaney, Serenia 'Elzenia' Sanders      11 Nov 1855 - 24 Dec 1945.     MO Death Cert.#3527, informant Joe Black, Alton MO: born 11 Nov 1848. Died 23 Dec 1945. Born Wright Co MO. Widow. Occupation 'domestic.' Burial 27 Dec 1945.

 

Duncan, Lois Nee Weston      26 Jan 1911 - 11 Nov 1931. 

 

 



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