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Location of Strawn Cemetery

Photograph of the Strawn Cemetery taken in 1995

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Albert and Christiana (Dumbauld) Cummins grave marker at Strawn Cemetery, 1999

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Strawn Cemetery


1843 -- 1927
1843 -- 1917



Coffey County

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