Cummings Cemetery
SW1/4, Sect 7, Shannon Twp., Atchison Co, Ks, T5S, R21E
North of Atchison, Ks

 

From Deed of Trusteeship:
"A certain tract of land situated in the Southwest Quarter (SW 1/4) of Section Number Seven (7), Township Number Five (5), of Range Number Twenty-one (21), described by metes and bounds as follows: Beginning at a point Fourty-two (42) rods East of the Southwest corner of said Section Seven (7), running thence North Fourteen (14) rods, thence East Six (6) rods, Thence South Fourteen (14) rods, thence West Six (6) rods to the place of beginning."

USGS ATCHISON EAST 7.5' QUAD MAP

Sign reads Family Cemetery Gore, Cummings, Nelson, Armstrong, Case - Est. 1864
Listed with USGS as CUMMINGS CEMETERY
Commonly KNOWN AS Armstrong-Cummings-Case Cemetery
Improperly listed as Camp Creek Cemetery in "Kansas Abandoned and Semi-Active Cemeteries"

Submitted by David Claflin on May 4, 2006

Text inside square brackets [] added by David Claflin
David Claflin has photographs of above gravestones as of December 2001

New Additions added 24 MAY 2006:

Name Birth Date Death Date Other Information
ARMSTRONG, Lydia M[arie KLASTERMIER] 1883 1966 Mother
ARMSTRONG, Albert N[icholas] 1879 1958 Father
ARMSTRONG, Housen P[arr] 1875 1944 Father
ARMSTRONG, Lorene [Josephine] ROGERS 1873 1952 Mother
ARMSTRONG, Martha E[llen RIDGEWAY] FEB 3 1836 AUG 5 1901  
ARMSTRONG, William [SR.] MAR 11 1831 JAN 8 1918  
ARMSTRONG, Esther [Allena] WOLFLEY OCT 29 1900 DEC 23 1995 Wed Aug 27 1925
ARMSTRONG, Rev. H[ousen] Parr MAR 26 1898 JULY 1 1966  
ARMSTRONG, John N[ewton] 1861 1920  
ARMSTRONG, Permelia S[amuel CREWS] 1863 1933  
ARMSTRONG, Estella M[aude DRAPER] FEB 13 1876 JAN 9 1947 Mother
ARMSTRONG, Thomas Payton NOV 20 1871 NOV 10 1953 Father
ARMSTRONG, William R[obert] 1864 1940 Father
ARMSTRONG, Martha A[nnahr CAIN] 1861 1928  
ARMSTRONG, Charles R[ichard] 1898 1927  
ARMSTRONG, Katie JULY 5 1896 JULY 5 1896  
ARMSTRONG, Edward Jun 14 1858 Aug 31 1863  
ARMSTRONG, Joseph ? ?  
ARMSTRONG, Vera [HAWK] 1911 1991  
ARMSTRONG, Willis Leroy 1908 1976  
ASKREN, Fred W., JR. MAY 29 1930 OCT 3 1989  
ASKREN, Frederic W., SR. 1903 1960  
ASKREN, Nellie F[ern CUMMINGS] 1903 1990  
BARRY, Anna M.   JAN 16 1913 Aged 18ys1ms20ds
BARRY, Sarah [Lee] CUMMINGS 1866 1934  
BRIGHT, Garry Alton JAN 14 1935 APR 1 1994 Married SEPT 13 1958
BRIGHT, Joyce Askren JULY 9 1936    
BRUCE, James Donald NOV 16 1908 JULY ? 1994 US ARMY AIR CORPS / WORLD WAR II
CASE, Emmett [Blakely] 1900 1959  
CASE,  Sarah E[lizabeth ARMSTRONG] 1860 1946 Mother
CASE,  James H[enry] 1856 1940 Father
CASE, Mary Grace [WILLMETH] JAN 30 1885 APR 10 1962  
CASE, Charlotte May OCT 7 1921 FEB 20 1972  
CASE, John N[ewton], SR. MAR 1 1885 NOV 29 1966  
CASE, Lewis Willmeth DEC 5 1921 NOV 30 1999 AMM3 / WORLD WAR II
CASE, Joseph W[illiam] 1881 1940  
COLGAN, John W. 1923 2001  
COMER, Allen FEB 23 1875 AUG 20 1875 SON of / S. H. & H. COMER
COMER, Ella AUG 19 1880 NOV 23 1881 Dau of / S. H. & H. COMER
COMER, S. H. NOV 25 1849 JAN 2 1911  
COMER, Hannah DEC 1858 FEB 1924  
CUMMINGS Peter AUG 14 1835 DEC 11 1906  
CUMMINGS, Lucy Eveline [McCRAW] DEC 22 1838 NOV 11 1904 His wife, Asleep in Jesus' Blessed Sleep
CUMMINGS, Caroline (HOOPER) 1840 1918 Wed 1855 / 1854 Doniphan Co., Homesteaders Honored by grandchildren of son Albert
CUMMINGS, John 1820 1896  
CUMMINGS, Nora 1871 1944 Mother
CUMMINGS, Oliver 1866 1947 Father
CUMMINGS, Charles OCT 5 1800 JULY 7 1880  
CUMMINGS, Sarah [MILLER] MAY 1 1800 AUG 18 1871 His wife
CUMMINGS, Austin MAR 21 1823 NOV 21 1902  
CUMMINGS, Charles A[nderson] [II] 1867 1942  
CUMMINGS, William R[ichard] JAN 4 1876 DEC 28 1954 Father
CUNNINGHAM, Marie J. FEB 1 1885 JULY 21 1969  
DETRICK, Lorene [Maud CASE] KNOWLES SEPT 20 1897 FEB 6 1969  
DRAPER, Roy Francis MAY 6 1927 FEB 5 1959 KANSAS / HN3 US NAVY / WORLD WAR II
DRAPER, Carl Case Feb 27 1923 Jan 10 2006 TEC 5 US ARMY / WORLD WAR II
EMERICK, Elsie S. 1894 1986  
GAMBLE, L[ydia] Marie ARMSTRONG 1907 1993  
GORE, Baby   Approx 1855 Child of Emeline Cummings Gore / and Green Gore / First one laid to rest / in this family cemetery 1855
HAMME, William Rockford 1887 1956  
HAMME, Sarah [Elizabeth] ARMSTRONG 1892 1960  
HENDRIKSON, Nellie E[lizabeth DEC 24 1896 MAY 2 1985  
HENDRIKSON, Malferd N. JAN 17 1893 JAN 15 1993  
HENNING, Robert E Jan 4 1931 Dec 21 2005 CPL / U S ARMY / KOREA
HIGH, E[sther] Nadine 1926 1951 Daughter
KNOWLES, J. Ross JULY 21 1889 AUG 5 1964 KANSAS / CPL SUP CO 553 INFANTRY / WORLD WAR II
KODGIS, Doris Askren MAR 25 1931 JULY 24 1998  
LIEBSCH, Fred Nels MAY 7 1916 FEB 17 1956 NEBRASKA / PFC 474 INFANTRY REGT / WORLD WAR II
MOSS, Anna L[aurie CASE] 1886 1962  
MOSS, Charles Case 3/14/2026 8/4/1949  
MOSS, Robert 1881 1960  
NAYLOR, James W. 1846 1923  
NIELSON, Solfest 1808 1882  
NIELSON, Britha 1811 1879 His Wife
NIELSON, Lewis S. 1844 1921  
NIELSON, Annie 1860 1936 His Wife
NIELSON, Lawrence [S.] 1891 1957  
NIELSON, James Solfest 1887- 1946  
NIELSON, Martha E[llen] (CASE) 1890 1967 Children / James Roy Nielson 1917-1997 / Mary Evelyn (Nielson) Prager 1921-1998
NIELSON, Mother / Elsie 1899 1974  
NIELSON, Morris [M.] 1889 1981 Father
NIELSON, Ernest W. [N.] 1897 1981  
NIELSON, Frances 1896 1933  
NIELSON, E[linor] Jane (POHL) 1916 1996 Childeren / Jane E. B 1943 / Lewis J. B 1950
NIELSON, [Dr] James Roy 1917 1997  
PUTNAM, Belle C[ASE] 1895 1973  
ROBERTS, Arlene Ann [DRAPER] FEB 27 1923 APR 17 1993  
ROGERS, John Weir JULY 1 1843 MAR 9 1918 Father
ROGERS, Gr???? ? 1988?  
THOMAS, Lottie [Pearl] C[ASE] 1879 1960  
THORMAN Carol Louise Nov 9 1947 Jan 8 2003  
THORMAN Herman Carl Mar 4 1921 Jan 11 2004  
THORMAN, Dorothy Louise Hendrikson Aug 20 1920    
UNDERWOOD, Martha Evaline [ARMSTRONG] 1889 1958  
UNDERWOOD, Charles Armstrong 1932 1937 Wedding Rings/Aug 19, 1950
UNDERWOOD, William Warren July 29 1930 Apr 11 2004  
UNDERWOOD, Martha J Webb July 2 1929 [living]  
VAN LIEW, Annie Laurie [CUMMINGS] 1901 1979  
VAN LIEW, Marshall B. 1910 1988  
WITTMANN, Laura Anne   JAN 18 1981  
ZACHARIAS, Lorene A[lthea Armstrong] 1901 1991 Mother
       
       
       
       
       
       


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