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Morris Twp. Location from Argonia: (south edge of city) 6 S, 1 E. This cemetery measures 16 rods x 20 rods. It was established in 1885.
Joseph Hubbard and wife Quintilla, Deeded to Robert Elarton, Nelson Anthony, T J Sayers, H S Swalley, O B Harlan, J D Sloan and Joseph Hubbard, Trustees of Morris Center Cemetery Corp., by Warranty Deed, for $30.00, dated Jan 10, 1885, and filed Feb 4, 1885 in Reg. of Deeds Office in Sumner Co., Ks., giving the following description: Beginning 10 rods North from Southwest corner of Sec 15, T33S, R4W of 6th Principal Meridian, then east 16 rods, then north 20 rods, then 16 rods west then south 20 rods to the beginning.
Then in a Warranty Deed from C C Ford, F P Wethington, and E L Elarton, Trustees of Morris Center Cemetery, this cemetery was deeded back to Morris Township, Aug 13, 1941 and filed Aug 26, 1941, in the Register of Deeds Office in Sumner County.
Consideration was resolutions adopted by members of the Cemetery Association and $1.00.
Della M Shafer
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