Cemetery: Freeman Family
Other: John Freeman's Donation Land Claim
Street: 4 3/4 miles west of Winston and 1/4 mile north of highway42 on property of Stuzman. About 3/4 miles west of Richards Cemetery, 36X72
Directions: Located on the Freeman Donation Land Claim on a steep knoll about 4-3/4 miles west of Winston and 1/4 mile north of highway 42, on property owned by a family named Stuzman. This cemetery is about 3/4 miles from the Richards Cemetery and measures 36 by 72' and contains 6 gravestones, plus some small unmarked slabs
Features: In an unfenced pasture with cows roaming around
Established: About 1864
Gravestones: 7 early + unmarked ones and 2 new gravemarkers
Oldest: 19 July 1864
Newest: 1901 Other gravemarkes of the current owner have also been place on the gravesite.
Condition: Cemetery poorly maintained
Contacted: Just Douglas County
Freeman Highly b. Mar 1806 died Mar 1889, Freeman Hezekiah died July 19, 1864 age 17 yrs, Garrison Elizabeth b. Feb 25 1832 died 19 Mar 1901, Freeman John born 3 June 1808 died Mar 19, 1894, Howard Emma b. Feb 20 1868 died Jan 20 1888, McCulloch infant died May 8, 1868 , Simpson Van Buren K.died May 7, 1866 aged 8 yrs, In additon 2 new gravemarkers have been placed up the hill and a little south by Ethel Stutzman they are: Stutzman Maynard M.Nov 30 1916- April 9 1988 Tinkham Fred M 1887- 1978.
the owners refuse to protect this cemetery we even offered to buy it but they were not interested.
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Date: July 8, 2005