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Nodaway County
Missouri

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Nodaway County

Index to Locations

  • Maryville Miriam Cemetery
  • Maryville Oak Hill Cemetery
  • Parnell Rose Hill Cemetery


    Miriam Cemetery
    Maryville, Nodaway County, Missouri
    Politicians buried here:
      Emery Earl Airy (1884-1979) — also known as Emery E. Airy — of Maryville, Nodaway County, Mo. Born in Maryville, Nodaway County, Mo., February 17, 1884. Republican. Grocer; mayor of Maryville, Mo., 1945. Presbyterian. Member, Lions. Died, in a hospital at Maryville, Nodaway County, Mo., October, 1979 (age 95 years, 0 days). Interment at Miriam Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John W. Airy (1854-1948) and Mary Ann (Wachtel) Airy (1859-1935).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Ellis G. Cook (1879-1968) — of Maryville, Nodaway County, Mo. Born in 1879. Republican candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Nodaway County, 1936; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1948, 1952; chair of Nodaway County Democratic Party, 1949. Died in 1968 (age about 89 years). Interment at Miriam Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Lewis Job (1892-1975) — also known as William L. Job — of Maryville, Nodaway County, Mo. Born June 8, 1892. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Nodaway County, 1946. Died in August, 1975 (age 83 years, 0 days). Interment at Miriam Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Clara (Bishop) Job (1862-1941) and William Job (1864-1952).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Oak Hill Cemetery
    Maryville, Nodaway County, Missouri
    Politicians buried here:
      Albert Pickett Morehouse (1835-1891) — also known as Albert P. Morehouse — of Maryville, Nodaway County, Mo. Born in Delaware County, Ohio, July 11, 1835. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1876 (member, Credentials Committee); Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1885-89; Governor of Missouri, 1887-89. Killed himself, by slashing his throat, in Maryville, Nodaway County, Mo., September 23, 1891 (age 56 years, 74 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Stephen Morehouse (1813-1892) and Harriet Ellen (Wood) Morehouse (1815-1891); married to Martha Elizabeth McFadden (1838-1900).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Rose Hill Cemetery
    Parnell, Nodaway County, Missouri
    Politicians buried here:
      James Findley LaFavor (1869-1930) — also known as James F. LaFavor — of Parnell, Nodaway County, Mo. Born in Marion County, Iowa, October 29, 1869. Republican. Merchant; undertaker; postmaster; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Nodaway County, 1895-96; member of Missouri state senate 1st District, 1921-24. Died, from pernicious anemia, in Parnell, Nodaway County, Mo., September 22, 1930 (age 60 years, 328 days). Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John W. LaFavor and Sarah (Gregory) LaFavor; married, December 18, 1892, to Ida Tramel (1872-1961).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


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