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    Whitmer Graveyard
    Newberry Township, Miami County, Ohio

    Also known as the Arnold Cemetery, this burying ground is located twenty five feet south of U. S. Route 36, about two miles west of Covington. It is in the northwest quarter of Section 26, Town 9, Range 4. It is very small, unused cemetery. It is not fenced in, however, it is well cared for by the Newberry Township Trustees.

    ______footstone, not engraved
    GILBERT, J., d: 14 Nov 1845, age 13y 7m 9d
    J.W.,  nothing more
    OLEWINE, Michael T., s/o Abraham & Elizabeth, d: 7 Mar 1847, age 2m 7d
    GRAMM, Joseph, Joseph, s/o J.& E. d: 28 Jul 1844, age 2y 8m 16d
    E.E. (likely the footstone of Elizabeth Erisman)
    E.W. (likely the footstone of Elizabeth Whitmer)
    S.B.W. (likely the footstone of Samuel B. Whitmer)
    WITMER, Joseph, s/o S.B., d: 17 Sep 1840, age 11y 11m 9d
    ERISMAN, Elizabeth, w/o Jacob, d/o S.B.& E. Whitmer, d: 23 May 1850 or 1854
             age, 23y 4m 16d
    WHITMER, Elizabeth, w/o Samuel B., d: 22 Sep 1843, age 40y 6m 2d
      Samuel B., d: 24 Jul 1863, age 66y 10m 25d
      Rozyann, d/o S.H.& S., d: 27 Jul 1863, age 2y 4m 11d

    In 1981 a home was built not far south of this cemetery and the gravestones are in the the front yard, so to speak, of said house.

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