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Cape Girardeau in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Old Lorimier Cemetery

 
 
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By Sandra Hughes, August 12, 2012
1. Old Lorimier Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  Cape Girardeau's Oldest Shrine Earliest Inscription 1808 In this old cemetery gift of Don Louis Lorimier lie pioneers, founders, builders and defenders of our country.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites.
 
Location. 37° 18.589′ N, 89° 31.284′ W. Marker is in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, in Cape Girardeau County. Marker is on North Fountain Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 500 North Fountain Street, Cape Girardeau MO 63701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1673 (approx. 0.3 miles away); 1735 (approx. 0.3 miles away); "Red Rover, Red Rover" (approx. 0.4 miles away); 1793 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pook's Turtles (approx. 0.4 miles away); 1803 (approx. 0.4 miles away); 1804 (approx. 0.4 miles away); 1821 (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cape Girardeau.
 
Also see . . .
1. Major Louis Lorimier. First settler and commandant of Cape Girardeau Mo (Submitted on August 23, 2012, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA.) 

2. Alexander Buckner. US Senator and member
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of the Missouri State Legislature. (Submitted on August 23, 2012, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 23, 2012, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 505 times since then and 8 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on August 23, 2012, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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