Webster Cemetery

Also known as Cook Cemetery, Cooke Graveyard

Location
N Cooke Street
Clinton, Franklin County, Ohio, 43214 USA
Memorials 31 added

Search Webster Cemetery:

"On the east side of the highway from Columbus, Ohio, to Worthington, on a farm of H. C. Cooke, Esq., is a graveyard in which many of the early settlers of Clinton Township, Franklin County, Ohio, are buried." Vol VII, January 1904, pages 27-28.

From "Ohio Cemetery Records, Extracted from The 'Old Northwest' Genealogical Quarterly", pages 139 and 140, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, Copyright 1984, Second Printing 1989.

However, this cemetery is no longer in existence as described on-line by a project of the Central Ohio Grave Search ... "Cooke/Cook Cemetery may have also been known as Webster Graveyard, Franklin County, Ohio, Clinton Township. No evidence of cemetery remains. The cemetery was located southeast of Cooke Road and High Street in back of the second lot south of Cooke Road. Graves were moved to Union Cemetery or Green Law Cemetery in 1958 when the property was sold to build Bishop Watterson High School in 1958."

A complete listing of known burials at the original cemetery can be found at www.centralohiogravesearch.com/uploads/cem-cooke.htm

Sometime before 2004 some stones from the cemetery were discovered buried at 259 Lenappe Drive. The map location is approximate.

The cemetery is located in Clinton Township, Franklin County, Ohio, and is # 3465 (Cook Cemetery / Cooke Cemetery) in “Ohio Cemeteries 1803-2003”, compiled by the Ohio Genealogical Society.

GPS Coordinates: 40.04909, -83.01825

  • Added: 24 Mar 2016
  • Find A Grave Cemetery: #2607765