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Davis Cemetery, Henderson County, Kentucky

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Cemetery: Davis Cemetery

Other: Mary Davis Cemetery

Sign: No

Street: 4101 McDonald Landing Rd

City: Geneva

Township: Corydon

County: Henderson

State: KY

Nation: USA

Zip: 42406

lat_ns: N



long_ew: W



Status: Inactive

Size: Small

Directions: From the intersection of US Highway 60 and State Route 136 south of Henderson, Kentucky, travel west on State Route 136 for approximately 1 mile to Geneva, the intersection of State Route 136 and State Route 268, travel north on State Route 268.Turn right on McDonald Landing RD. Cemetery is 1/2 mile down on left.

Type: Road-public

Location: Rural

Terrain: Hillside

Watersource: No

Features: Three trees used to be there. all that is left now are stumps

Property: Private

Access: Inaccessible

Enclosure: None

Gate: None

Established: Unknown

Gravestones: 1

Oldest: 1882

Newest: 1882

Removed: No

Relocated: No

Repairs: Unsure

Methods: Other

Restoration: Unsure

Association: No

Records: Yes

Inventory: Yes

Availability: Mr. Blues \"Gone But not Forgotten\"

Landscaping: No

Paths: No

Trees: No

Crypts: No

Fencing: No

Brickwork: No

Ironwork: No

Sculpture: No

Fountains: No

Roads: No

Buildings: No

Cement: Yes

Granite: No

Marble: Yes

Native: No

Slate: No

Others: No

Wood: No

Materials: Unsure

Architectural: No

Angels: No

Draperies: No

Fraternal: No

Hands: No

Lambs: No

Monograms: No

Plants: Yes

Photos: No

Religious: No

Scrollwork: No

Urns: No

Carvings: Yes

Condition: Cemetery in danger of destruction

Unmarked: Unsure

Broken: No

Toppled: No

Disintegrating: Yes

Buried: No

Weather: No

Pollution: Unknown

Vandalized: Yes

Report: No

VA1: Gravestones-Overturned






Overgrowth1: Problem-Access




GroundCover: Yes



Drainage: Good

Problem1: Encroachment

Problem2: Apathy

Owner: Business

Use: Agricultural

Bordering: Agricultural

Change: Unknown

Reason: Agriculture

Visited: Unknown

Archeology: Unknown

Habitat: No

Surnames: Davis

Other_Information: Cemetery is owned by large agriculture business in Indiana called Ceres Farms. They bought it from Peabody Coal Company but Peabody has kept mineral rights. there is no buffer zone being used. farmers seem to be getting closer and closer each season. they chopped down the large trees that once provided knowledge to its location

Contacted: Attorney General KY & Owner

Support: Miranda Johnston Volunteer for Adopt-A-Cemetery Program This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Name: Miranda Johnston

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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