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The Acord Cemetery is located north of Sidney, Iowa, in the eastern part of Lacy Grove. Jacob Acord arrived in Fremont County, Iowa in March of 1840. Jacob and his wife, Cynthia Ann Jones, were parents of the first white child born in Fremont County, Greenberry Acord, born in 1841. Jacob's sister, Martha Acord, married William McKissick in 1847. Acord Cemetery is located on land which first belonged to William McKissick, and at one time was known as the McKissick Cemetery. Jacob and his wife, his son John, his mother Rachel, and many grandchildren are buried in the Acord Cemetery.