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Crawford County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Crawford County

Index to Locations

  • Frederic Oakwood Cemetery
  • Grayling Elmwood Cemetery

    Oakwood Cemetery
    Frederic, Crawford County, Michigan
    Politicians buried here:
      Emerson Bristol Terhune (1893-1918) — also known as Emerson Terhune — of Frederic, Crawford County, Mich.; Buckley, Wexford County, Mich. Born in Peck, Sanilac County, Mich., August 12, 1893. Candidate for Michigan state senate 28th District, 1914. Died, from pneumonia, as a soldier in the base hospital, Camp Custer, Charleston Township, Kalamazoo County, Mich., October 13, 1918 (age 25 years, 62 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rev. William Gillespy Terhune (1846-1924) and Deborah J. (Knisley) Terhune (1855-1922).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

    Elmwood Cemetery
    Grayling, Crawford County, Michigan
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Nelson A. Miles (1902-2004) — of Holland, Ottawa County, Mich. Born in Dorr Township, Allegan County, Mich., May 9, 1902. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Ottawa County, 1937-44. Died in Owensboro, Daviess County, Ky., August 11, 2004 (age 102 years, 94 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rev. Lester Daniel Miles and Susan Rosalyn 'Susie' (Truax) Miles; married 1925 to Helen L. Zick.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

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