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Miller County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Miller County

Index to Locations

  • Brumley Hawkins Cemetery
  • Eldon Eldon Cemetery
  • Olean Olean Cemetery

    Hawkins Cemetery
    Brumley, Miller County, Missouri
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Roosevelt Hawkins (1900-1959) — also known as C. R. Hawkins; "Ted" — of Brumley, Miller County, Mo. Born in Brumley, Miller County, Mo., October 29, 1900. Republican. Banker; member of Missouri state senate, 1945-59 (27th District 1945-48, 33rd District 1949-59). Christian. Member, Freemasons. Died September 21, 1959 (age 58 years, 327 days). Interment at Hawkins Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Martin Hawkins (1847-1934) and Julia Ann (Martin) Hawkins (1856-1916); married, August 18, 1920, to Mabel Claire Foster (1901-1990).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      James Martin Hawkins (1847-1934) — also known as James M. Hawkins — of Brumley, Miller County, Mo. Born in Brumley, Miller County, Mo., September 19, 1847. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; deputy sheriff; postmaster; banker; Miller County Judge, 1889; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Miller County, 1891-92. Christian. Member, Freemasons; Grand Army of the Republic. Died in Miller County, Mo., November 21, 1934 (age 87 years, 63 days). Interment at Hawkins Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Presley Hawkins (1819-1859) and Sarepta Ballard (McCubbin) Hawkins (1822-1874); married, March 19, 1871, to Julia Ann Martin (1856-1916); married, November 21, 1918, to Mariah Catherine (Graham) Wall (divorced 1924); father of Charles Roosevelt Hawkins (1900-1959).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

    Eldon Cemetery
    Eldon, Miller County, Missouri
    Politicians buried here:
      August Frederick Barnhouse (1922-2009) — also known as August F. Barnhouse — of Eldon, Miller County, Mo. Born in Eldon, Miller County, Mo., June 11, 1922. Democrat. Mayor of Eldon, Mo., 1963-67. Disciples of Christ. Member, Disabled American Veterans. Died in the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital, Columbia, Boone County, Mo., March 3, 2009 (age 86 years, 265 days). Interment at Eldon Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of August Brown 'Gus' Barnhouse (1890-1965) and Grace (Monroe) Barnhouse (1897-1987); married, September 23, 1945, to Alpha Elizabeth Stephens (1922-2006); third cousin twice removed of Edward Lawrence Barnhouse (1867-1937).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

    Olean Cemetery
    Olean, Miller County, Missouri
    Politicians buried here:
      William Sylvanus Allee (1852-1916) — also known as William S. Allee — of High Point, Moniteau County, Mo.; Olean, Miller County, Mo. Born in Moniteau County, Mo., January 20, 1852. Democrat. Physician; banker; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1904; member of Missouri state senate 27th District, 1909-16; died in office 1916. Died, following surgery for intestinal obstruction, in Wesley Hospital, Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., October 9, 1916 (age 64 years, 263 days). Interment at Olean Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James William Vardaman Allee (1832-1875) and Sabrena (Bowlin) Allee (1834-1852); married 1875 to Laura Cyrena Huston (1851-1926); first cousin of William Joseph Allee (1860-1937); first cousin once removed of Henry Etna Allee; fourth cousin once removed of Elbert Spencer Miner.
      Political family: White-Dennis-Adkins family of Maryland.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

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