Near Lyman in Wayne County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
The First Grave
June 2, 1878
Franklin and Marie Young
Franklin gave the land to
the town for a cemetery
Erected 1986 by Lyman Thousand Lake Camp, Daughters of Utah Pioneers.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of Utah Pioneers series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 2, 1878.
Location. 38° 23.151′ N, 111° 36.719′ W. Marker is near Lyman, Utah, in Wayne County. Marker can be reached from West 2100 South, half a mile south of Cemetery Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lyman UT 84749, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Tragedy in the Desert" (approx. 2 miles away); Loa Tithing Office (approx. 2.1 miles away); First Wayne Stake Tithing Office (approx. 2.1 miles away); Loa, Utah (approx. 2.1 miles away); Allred Point (approx. 3.4 miles away); Relief Society Hall First Public Building (approx. 4.9 miles away); The First Sawmill (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lyman.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 27, 2019, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 27, 2019, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.