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WOLF RIVER CEMETERY, Doniphan Co., KS
also known as Cumberland Cemetery, Doniphan Co., KS
All headstones indexed, transcribed & photographed by Cindy L. Marcell, May 2005.
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Wolf River Cemetery


Please NOTE just because photos may be grouped by surnames does NOT necessarily indicate a relationship nor are they necessarily buried beside each other.  This cemetery is fully transcribed on this site as of May 2005. All names below have photos courtesy of Cindy Marcell. Every effort has been made to ensure correct transcriptions have been provided however errors are remotely possible so please notify Cindy Marcell should you be able to make corrections.

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SURNAME FIRST Name Birth Death Comments
Brown Hazel E. May 29 1893 Mar 25 1896
Conklin R. G.
Oct 22 1862 Aged 13 yr 9 mos
Cronin Janette L. 1843 1934 ssw Jerry L. Cronin
Cronin Jerry L. 1840 1903 ssw Janette Cronin
Downey Inez Rittenhouse Sep 13 1885 Feb 2 1906 W/o A.V. Downey
Follett Julia 1794 1875 Wife of Robert Follett
Follett Robert 1784 1868 born in Mass. - died in Kansas
Gilmore George E.
12-25-1870 Aged 21 days - s/o S. D. & E. B. Gilmore
Gilmore Milford F.
July 11 1864 Aged 1 yr 4 mo 6 dys - S/o S. D. & E. B. Gilmore
Gilmore Sarah E.
Feb 20 1872 Aged 16 yr 3? mo 5 dys - D/o S. D. & E. B. Gilmore
Hamby Martha Mar 16 1852 Feb 9 1890 Born in Crawford Co. Indiana - W/o E.  T. or L. Hamby - Aged 47 yr 10 mos 22 dys
Harness Myrtle I. 1904 1941
Hendrix Ralph E. Nov 29 1933 Apr 12 1936 Sonny
Howard
Infant

Jul 7 1866
Infant daughter of J. G & N. J. Howard
Howard Nancy J.
July 12 186_ "21 years of age- W/o J. G. Howard". Per research of Ron Tucker, 2006 ronalit@comcast.net, date of death is reported to be Jul 12, 1866.
Jenkins Belle
Sep 15 1888 5 yr 10 mo 2 dy - "Little Belle" - D/o J. & M. E. Jenkins
Jenkins Daisy
June 30 1879 Age 2 yr 5 mo 11 dy - D/o J. & M. E. Jenkins
Jenkins Gracie
Feb 11 1886 Age 2 yr 5 mos 11 dy - "Little Gracie" - D/o Henry & Fannie
Jenkins Henry Nov 7 1833 Dec 13 1915 ssw Sarah Jenkins
Jenkins Jehu B. June 1 1839 Feb 19 1920 Age 80 yr 8 mo 18 dy - Born in Indiana
Jenkins John 1842 1890 ssw Mary E. Jenkins
Jenkins Mary E. 1837 1917 ssw John Jenkins
Jenkins Johnnie
Aug 26 1864 Age 3 yr 2 mo 13 dy - S/o M. & S. Jenkins
Jenkins Nancy E.
Feb 16 1873 Age 14 yr 4 mo 14 dy - S/o H. & S. A. Jenkins
Jenkins Samuel Y. Mar 30 1808 Feb 8 1864 ssw Helen M. Jenkins
Jenkins Sarah Dec 22 1836 Aug 22 1867 Wife of Henry Jenkins - ssw Henry Jenkins
Jenkens  ? Sarah E.
Headstone spelling is Jinkens - see below
Jenkins Willie
Aug 1 1879 Age 16 yr 2 mo 12 dy - S/o J. & M. E. Jenkins
Jenkins Winford A.
Aug 17 1870 Age 2 yr 2 mo 25 dy - D/o J. & M. E. Jenkins
Jenkins Winnie Jan 5 1815 Feb 12 1892 Age 23 yr 4 mo 2 dy - W/o Samuel Y. Jenkins
Jinkens Sarah E.
July 19 1867 Age 1 yr 6 mo 7 dy. NOTE #1 - Name may be spelled Jenkins? NOTE #2 - not under the web index by Speedy & Gail Stewart.
Jones David
Oct 31 1860 Age 17 years - S/o Owen & Martha Jones
Lamb Mary
Jan 10 1871 Age 72 yr 8 mo 25 dy
Poynter Helen M. 1832 1913
Poynter Samuel 1821 blank
Rittenhouse Casander Mar 15 1851 June 11 1934 ssw Noah Rittenhouse
Rittenhouse D. F. Jan 2 1820 Sep 25 1899 79 yr 8 mo 23 dy - ssw Mary A. Rittenhouse
Rittenhouse Emma May Oct 2 1881 Oct 13 1895 D/o J & Emma Rittenhouse
Rittenhouse Grace R. 1886 1919
Rittenhouse Mammie B. June 19 1887 Feb 20 1888
Rittenhouse Mary A. Dec 16 1819 Apr 30 1902 82 yr 4 mo 14 dy - ssw D. F. Rittenhouse
Rittenhouse Moses 1850 1932 ssw Sarah E. Rittenhouse
Rittenhouse Noah Dec 16 1847 Feb 17 1908 ssw Cassander Rittenhouse
Rittenhouse Sarah E. 1865 1948 ssw Moses Rittenhouse
Shirley Jemima 1838 1923
Shirley John H. Mar 15 1827 u/a read NOTE - Speedy & Gail Stewart's index lists death as Sep 15 1869 - 42 yr 3 mo 15 dy
Stoeffler Malissa
Feb 25 1871 Age 2yr - D/o H. & E. Stoeffler
Terhune Johnny L.
Apr 6 1900 Age 6 yr 11 mo 6 dy - Gone But Not Forgotten
Ware B. F. June 16 1854 Nov 26 1874 ssw Mary S. & Edith Ware
Ware Edith Apr 8 1872 Apr 17 1872 ssw B. F. & Mary S. Ware
Ware John A. Nov 5 1828 Aug 23 1907 ssw Rachel Ann Ware
Ware Mary S. Jan 19 1866 Dec 11 1875 ssw B. F. & Edith Ware
Ware Rachel Ann Feb 4 1831 Aug 18 1902 ssw John A. Ware
Watkins A.B. 1874 1922
Watkins Burdett E. Oct 25 1906 Oct 27 1906
Watkins Effie Teresa Oct 27 1877 Feb 7 1904 W/o A.B. Watkins
Watkins Martha A. Oct 18 1855 Oct 3 1927 ssw William E. Watkins
Watkins William E. Mar 24 1843 Nov 6 1911 ssw Martha A. Watkins
White Tyre 1822 1862 ssw Elizabeth & Wiley
White Elizabeth 1822 1862 ssw Tyre & Wiley
White Wiley 1845 1862 ssw Tyre & Elizabeth White
Whitson George Dixon Apr 28 1868 July 4 1868
Whitson Moses J. June 14 1874 May 13 1897
Whitson William Harvey Aug 2 1863 Oct 23 1890
* - When unable to read inscriptions I used "Cemetery Readings of Doniphan Co., KS" by Speedy & Gail Stewart and noted those inscriptions with an asterick*
Search the "Cemetery Readings of Doniphan Co., KS", by Speedy & Gail Stewart.
Abbreviation Notes:     ssw = shared stone with      W/o = wife of      H/o = Husband of     S/o = son of      D/o - daughter of      Ch/o = children of
Every effort has been made to ensure correct transcriptions have been provided however errors are remotely possible so please notify Cindy Marcell should you be able to make corrections. If you would like to add a family member that is known to be in this cemetery please contact Cindy.

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