Jim Coon Cemetery

Also known as Coon Cemetery

Location
Stilwell, Adair County, Oklahoma, USA Add to Map
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This cemetery, also known as Jim Coon Cemetery, is located in the NW4,SW4, SW4 of Section 36, Township 16 North, Range 24 East. It is approximately five miles west of Stilwell in Adair County, Oklahoma. In 1937, W.J.B. Bigby surveyed this cemetery through his work with the Works Progress Administration. He recorded the existence of four graves in this cemetery, three of which contained tombstones. Bigby stated the cemetery began about the year 1875.

This cemetery should not be confused with the Wolf Coon Cemetery located in Section 14, Township 16 North, Range 25 East also in Adair County.

Source: W.J.B. Bigby, May 21, 1937. Burial Ground Form, Indian-Pioneer Papers, Western History Collections, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK.

Submitted to Find A Grave by Luke Williams.

  • Added: 23 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Cemetery: #2407434