Meyer Obelisk - Trinity Lutheran Cemetery - Clarks Fork, MO
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N 38° 51.054 W 092° 40.959
15S E 527537 N 4300278
Quick Description: There is text on three sides of the obelisk.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 3/26/2022 6:49:55 AM
Waymark Code: WM15YX8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
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Long Description:

County of obelisk: Cooper County
Location of obelisk: Hwy U & Ellis Davis Rd., 6 miles S. of I-70, Clarks Fork Township
Phone: 660) 882-6253

Text on three sides. Anna's information is clear, that of Heinrich and the German on the 3rd side is almost unreadable. The text below has various information, if you go to the side the balck text is from church records, blue is from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, and red is from Cooper County death records.

Data from the Cooper MoGenWeb for this cemetery:
Meyer, Anna; born 16 Apr 1815; died 14 Aug 1904; wife of Heinrich Meyer
Meyer, Heinrich; died 6 Jul 1891; aged 78 years, 9 months, 9 days; husband of Anna Meyer" ~ Cooper MoGenWeb

Date Created/Placed: 1904

State Hwy U, Clarks Fork, MO 65233

Height: 20 feet

Illuminated: no

Website: [Web Link]

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