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Evergreen Cemetery Pioneers Memorial

 
 
Evergreen Cemetery Pioneers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 4, 2003
1. Evergreen Cemetery Pioneers Memorial
Looking south across Blocks 48, 49, and 27.
Inscription. This monument erected in memory of those unsung pioneers who helped build the Pikes Peak Region, the infants born to pioneer families of this area, and those later residents, both known and unknown, who came to this final resting place: Blocks 20, 27, and 45 - 50. Dating from the 1860s.

Erected by the El Paso County Pioneers' Assn., Inc. Dedicated this 29th day of May 1993

Recorded names of approximately 1400 people buried in these blocks searchable[?] in the cemetery office.
 
Erected 1993 by El Paso County Pioneers' Association., Inc., and Evergreen Cemetery.
 
Location. 38° 48.84′ N, 104° 47.695′ W. Marker is in Colorado Springs, Colorado, in El Paso County. Click for map. Memorial is in Evergreen Cemetery, 1005 S. Hancock Avenue, on Carnation Street west of Myrtle Avenue, on the north side of Cemetery Block 48. Marker is in this post office area: Colorado Springs CO 80903, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Fort and Stockade (approx. 4.7 miles away); Indian Trail (approx. 6 miles away); Bloomer Girl; A Colorado Trailblazer (approx. 6 miles away); Garden of the Gods Park
Evergreen Cemetery Chapel image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 4, 2003
2. Evergreen Cemetery Chapel
About 200 feet from cemetery entrance, in Block 73.
(approx. 6 miles away); Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site (approx. 6 miles away); Welcome to Garden of the Gods Park (approx. 6.5 miles away); A Plentiful Harvest (approx. 6.5 miles away); Goerke & Son Photography (approx. 6.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Colorado Springs.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,535 times since then and 127 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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