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Summers #1 Cemetery

Old Cemetery

Eastern Township, Akin
Franklin County, Illinois

Summers Cemetery #1 is in Eastern Township, Franklin Co, IL Section 29.
Go 2 ¼ miles west of Akin, Illinois intersection,
then 1 mile south on the east side of the road.

The land at that time belonged to William & Elizabeth SUMMERS,
the son of Alexander and Clarissa SUMMERS.

Only 3 Tombstones remain for Alexander, Clarissa & Ambrose.

This little cemetery is in the midst of a clump of trees with much overgrowth.

LAST NAME FIRST MIDDLE BIRTH DEATH OTHER INFO. SUMMERS Alexander 73y 5m 14d 1 Jan 1867 h/o Clarisa C. LILLY m:1815 Tn., VETERAN OF WAR OF 1812 SUMMERS Ambrose 46y 7m 31 Jul 1887 CO B 110 ILLINOIS INF PVT ARMY CIVIL WAR SUMMERS Clarissa C (LILLY) 88y 8m 15d 15 Sep 1885 w/o Alexander SUMMERS SUMMERS Pearly 8 Aug 1886 15d d/o A. & S. S. SUMMERS

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