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

 


 

- J -

 

Jeter, Irene Grace Dixon     10 Jan 1903 - 30 Oct 1976.    Second wife of John Wesley Martin; mother of Lenard & Helen.

 

Johnson, Nellie May Black     27 Apr 1926 - 24 Mar 1986.     Married David Joseph Black abt. 1914. Married Unknown Johnson aft. 1957.  Oregon Co Cemetery Book has dates 27 Apr 1926 - 24 Mar 1986. Mother of Marvin, David, Imogene, Eileen, Dwight & Opal Louisa Black (m. Ralph Jackson Brawley).

 

- K -

 

Kell, Infant    Born & died 11 Nov 1911.     'Son of  Ida & Anirl Kell.'

 

Kennedy, A. J.     No dates.

 

Kennedy, Dolly Ann     Only date, 15 May 1953.     'Baby.'

 

Kennedy, Glen A.     14 Aug 1917 - 03 Dec 1987.     'WWII.'

 

Kennedy, Lula       No dates. 

 

Kennedy, Mary C.    No dates.

 

Kennedy, Ruby P.     1929 - 1984.

 

King, David Thomas     27 Jul 1861 - 04 Jul 1936.    Son of Robert A. King (KY) & Malinda A. Bone (TN). Born Izard Co AR. MO Death Cert.#27496. Burial 05 Jul 1936. Married 1) Georgia Augusta Whitten 18 Jan 1883 at Oregon Co MO; son William Alphus King. Married 2) Lockie Paralee Braswell about 1903; daughters Joyce & Ruby L. King.

 

King, David T. , Jr.     25 Dec 1869 - 15 Sep 1928.     Son of David T. King, Sr. (1845 - 1880) & G. M. Unknown (1845 - 1900).

 

King, David T.    Died 22 Sep 1923.     MO Death Cert.#27833: Age 52 yrs 8 mos 27 dys. Born AR; son of F. King (TN) & E. A. (looks like) Lock (AL). Burial 23 Sep 1923. Informant R. N. Simpson.

 

King, Elizabeth Narcissa V. (Leach/Lock?)    29 Aug 1840 - 12 Mar 1900.    Marker has 'Mrs. E. N. V. King'. Married William 'Finis' King. Mother of David T. King (1869-1923) and Robert Michael King (1874-1904).

 

King, Georgia Augusta Whitten    1859 - Abt. 1902.     Daughter of William Whitten & Rhoda Caroline Nicholson. Married David Thomas King on 18 Jun 1883. One son, William Alphus King.

 

King, Lockie Paralee Braswell     17 Feb 1860 - 02 Mar 1945.    Daughter of Lemuel Braswell & Elizabeth 'Betsy' Simpson. Mother of Joyce & Ruby L. King.

 

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married 05 Feb 1896 at Wilderness.
King, Robert Michael     Apr., 1874 - 1904.      Son of William 'Finis' King & Elizabeth Narcissa V. (Leach/Lock?). Born in Arkansas. Killed while felling a tree.
King, Sophrona Armentia 'Sophie' Whitten     07 Feb 1864 - 14 Nov 1937.     Daughter of William Whitten & Rhoda Caroline Nicholson. Married 1) Jesse W. Simpson 17 Jan 1884 in Oregon County; married 2) Robert Michael King on 05 Feb 1896 at Wilderness. Note: Her name is King on her death certificate and listed as a widow. She listed as Sophia Barnhart (widow) on the 1910 census. Burial 15 Nov 1937. MO Death Cert.#42049. Informant name looks like W. P. Simpson, Pittsburgh PA.

 

King, Ruby L.     12 Mar 1904 - 22 Aug 1905.     'Daughter of D. T. & L. P. King.' (David Thomas King & Lockie Paralee Braswell).

 

King, William Alphus    Born & died 06 Aug 1884.     Infant son of David Thomas King & Georgia Augusta Whitten. 





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