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Location in East Turkey Township; Legal description: SE ¼ of Section 13, Township 11 N, Range 20 W.
On the east edge of the town of Canute, take exit 46 of I-40 on the south side service road going east.
On 7 Jan 1905, John Karr deeded land to cemetery and on 31 Oct 1927, Mr & Mrs Jacob Phillips purchased farmland and gave the deed to the Canute Cemetery. Canute is named for King Canute of Denmark. Canute cemetery also contains two other cemeteries. Holy Family Cemetery on the east side and Edwardsville Cemetery on the north side. Edwardsville Cemetery was relocated to the present location in 1959. It was previously in Custer County, but was flooded when Foss Lake was built.