Chambers Family Cemetery
Franklin, Vernon County, Wisconsin
Date: September 27, 2000
Cemetery: William Chambers Family Cemetery
Street: Green Acres Road
City: Town of Franklin T.12N.-R. 5-4 W. 28
County: Vernon County
Nearby: Green Acres Road runs to the east from "J" and Sullivan Road runs west from "J"
Land Type: Private
Unmarked graves: Unsure
Graves within: 4 marked but there should be one more
Oldest grave: January 15 1863
Newest grave: February 22 1868
Owner: The land owners are Joseph and Darlene Howell. The Chambers Family has been in touch with them and are in agreement that something should be done.
Condition: Cemetery neglected
Other problems: Trying to find out what can be done. Who is responsible and if they would care for it. Chambers family would be more than happy to share in the load. Also worry that future owners may not be willing to have it cared for or kept up.
Previous contacts: The State Historical Society of Wisconsin Burial Sites Preservation Program of 816 State Street in Madison Wisconsin 53706
Work Status: Planning stages
Submitted by / Contact for additional Information:
name: Theresa Prerost