Giersch Cemetery

Location
New Cambria, Saline County, Kansas, USA
Memorials 9 added

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Peter Giersch Sr, born in the Netherlands, his wife and their 5 children arrived by covered wagon in the late 1850's.

Traveling Jesuit Priest would stop at the Giersch home to say Mass and care for the spiritual needs of the Catholics in the area. As there was no established Catholic Cemetery in the area, Peter Giersch permitted burials on his property. 9 graves were moved leaving 6 remaining buried.

Legal: Southwest 1/2 of Section 29, Township 13, Range 2 West.

GPS Coordinates: 38.88789, -97.56542

  • Added: 7 Mar 2016
  • Find A Grave Cemetery: #2606088