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Scotland County
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Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Scotland County

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  • Memphis Memphis Cemetery


    Memphis Cemetery
    Memphis, Scotland County, Missouri
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Lee T. Witty (1859-1931) — of Memphis, Scotland County, Mo. Born in Newmansville, Cass County, Ill., May 20, 1859. Democrat. School teacher; farmer; real estate business; immigration agent for Missouri Pacific Railroad; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Scotland County, 1903-06, 1923-24, 1927-31; died in office 1931. Christian. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Died in Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo., May 8, 1931 (age 71 years, 353 days). Interment at Memphis Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William J. Witty (1833-1864) and Sarah Harris (Munsey) Witty (1840-1931); married, August 30, 1883, to Eudorah 'Dora' Struble (1861-1950).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Levi J. Wagner (c.1818-1882) — of Missouri. Born in Seneca County, N.Y., about 1818. Member of Missouri state legislature; elected 1858, 1872; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 12th District, 1875. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Died in Memphis, Scotland County, Mo., September 4, 1882 (age about 64 years). Interment at Memphis Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of David Wagner (1818?-?).
      Edward F. Bertram (1870-1956) — also known as Ed Bertram — of Memphis, Scotland County, Mo. Born in Scotland County, Mo., March 30, 1870. Republican. School principal; superintendent of schools; dry goods merchant; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Scotland County, 1945-48; defeated, 1948. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Died in March, 1956 (age about 86 years). Interment at Memphis Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, November 30, 1899, to Nellie Pitkin.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


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