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Lincoln County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Lincoln County

Index to Locations

  • Merrill Merrill Memorial Park Cemetery

    Merrill Memorial Park Cemetery
    Merrill, Lincoln County, Wisconsin
    Politicians buried here:
      Myron Hawley McCord (1840-1908) — Born in Ceres, McKean County, Pa., November 26, 1840. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state senate, 1873-74; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1880-82; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 9th District, 1889-91; Governor of Arizona Territory, 1897-98; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Died of Bright's disease, in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., April 27, 1908 (age 67 years, 153 days). Interment at Merrill Memorial Park Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Benjamin C. Schuck (1898-1970) — of Wausau, Marathon County, Wis. Born in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., October 17, 1898. Brewery manager; mayor of Wausau, Wis., 1958-64. Member, Elks; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners. Died in Marathon, Marathon County, Wis., June 23, 1970 (age 71 years, 249 days). Interment at Merrill Memorial Park Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Schuck and Frieda (Schubert) Schuck; married, May 25, 1920, to Dorothy Ehne.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

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