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Near Montezuma in Parke County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Oakland Cemetery

 

—Cemetery Heritage —

 
North Entrance - - Oakland Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 21, 2012
1. North Entrance - - Oakland Cemetery Marker
Inscription.

Oakland Cemetery

Established 1862


A Historic Cemetery Listed in
Indiana’s Cemetery and Burial Grounds
Registry of the Indiana Department of
Natural Resources

Installed 2007 Indiana Historical Bureau
and Town of Montezuma


 
Erected 2007 by Indiana Historical Bureau and Town of Montezuma.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana Cemetery Heritage marker series.
 
Location. 39° 48.274′ N, 87° 22.304′ W. Marker is near Montezuma, Indiana, in Parke County. Marker is on River Road (extension of North Jefferson Street) north of Poplar Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located just North of Montezuma, Indiana. In Montezuma go North on North Jefferson Street - it changes name to River Road once your out of Montezuma. Oakland Cemetery will be on the left. Marker is in this post office area: Montezuma IN 47862, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wabash & Erie Canal (approx. 0.8 miles away); Montezuma Cemetery (approx. one mile away); The Hillsdale Steps (approx.
Oakland Cemetery (North) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 21, 2012
2. Oakland Cemetery (North) Marker
There are two identical "Indiana Heritage Cemetery" historical markers at Oakland Cemetery. One is at the North Entrance - and - the second one is at the South Entrance Drive.
1.9 miles away); Christmas (Noel) Dagenet (approx. 2.6 miles away); Armiesburg (approx. 3.1 miles away); Replica of Ernie Pyle Monument (approx. 4.4 miles away); Hixon Cemetery (approx. 4.9 miles away); Vermillion County Jail (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montezuma.
 
Also see . . .
1. Cemetery Research - (Courtesy findagrave.com) ::. (Submitted on October 22, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
2. Parke County Genealogical & Historical Society ::. (Submitted on October 22, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Full View - - (South Entrance Drive) Oakland Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 21, 2012
3. Full View - - (South Entrance Drive) Oakland Cemetery Marker
Oakland Cemetery (South) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 21, 2012
4. Oakland Cemetery (South) Marker
Oakland Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 21, 2012
5. Oakland Cemetery
Oakland Cemetery - - Rules and Regulations image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 21, 2012
6. Oakland Cemetery - - Rules and Regulations
Sign - - Oakland Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 21, 2012
7. Sign - - Oakland Cemetery
Looking South - - Oakland Cemetery Sign image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 21, 2012
8. Looking South - - Oakland Cemetery Sign
Note (South) marker in the back-ground on the right in this photo.
Looking North - - Oakland Cemetery Sign image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 21, 2012
9. Looking North - - Oakland Cemetery Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 22, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 557 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on October 22, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.
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