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Kathy Renggli, Office Manager (#47492774)
 member for 6 years, 1 month, 6 days
RE: cemetery district not caring for these cemeteries
Thanks ! The inquiry came from someone else who posted on your message page. I will copy over your response.. Thanks Kathy !

Added by Kerry on Dec 01, 2014 12:19 PM

cemetery district not caring for these cemeteries
That is something that you should bring up with the Asotin County Commissions

Added by Kerry on Nov 27, 2014 8:25 AM

Historic Preservation
Why, is the cemetery district not caring for these cemeteries, otherwise not mentioned?

CEMETERY DISTRICT CREATION ((November 2009)(Resolution 09-21))

A proposition for a Cemetery District Creation was on the November 3, 2009 ballot in Asotin County.

The measure was approved.

YES 4,756 (72%)
NO 1,850 (28%)

The Board of Commissioners for Asotin County sought to form a cemetery district within the county,
following previously set rules on maintaining and operating a cemetery in the district. This will also enable the district to levy a property tax not to exceed 11.25 cents.

Ballot summary

The ballot read:

"The Board of Commissioners of Asotin County has passed a resolution regarding formation of a Cemetery District for all of Asotin County. This measure would create a cemetery district in Asotin County pursuant to RCW 68.25.185 for maintenance and operations of cemeteries approved to be in the district. The district would be authorized to levy a property tax not to exceed 11.25 cents per thousand dollars of assessed value beginning in 2010. Shall a cemetery district, to be know as Asotin County Cemetery District Number One. With the power to levy property tax, be created in Asotin County?


1.RCW 36.04.020 Asotin county.

Asotin county shall consist of the territory bounded as follows, to wit: Commencing at a point in the channel of Snake river on the township line between ranges forty-four and forty-five east, Willamette Meridian; thence running south to the northwest corner of section thirty, township eleven north, range forty-five east, Willamette Meridian; thence west six miles; south one mile; west two miles; south one mile; west one mile to the northwest corner of section three in township ten north, of range forty-three east, Willamette Meridian; thence south eighteen miles; thence west three miles; thence south to the Oregon line; thence east on said line to the midchannel of Snake river; thence down the midchannel of Snake river to the place of beginning
Nez Perce Snake River Archeological District December 22, 1978 Address Restricted
Asotin ((Bullfo Eddy) approximately 17 miles south of the City of Asotin on County Rd 2090)) Some of this property was traded to the Nez Perce Tribe in conjunction with the Ten Mile Bridge Project Settlement.
Nez Perce Snake River Archeological District May 13, 1976 Address Restricted.

Clarkston Cemetery Association/aka Vineland Cemetery.
Anatone Cemetery, Location: (T8N R45E Sec 26).
Asotin Cemetery, Location: (T10N R46E Sec 21) Development project in 1972 uncovered several burials which were relocated to present cemetery.
Asotin Creek (Bracken Cemetery), Location: (T9N R44E Section 3).
Autrey Cemetery, Location: (T7N R44E Section 29).
Ayers Grave, Location: (T9N R46E Section 32).
Babandorf Cemetery, Location: (Center of Sec 31, T8N, R46E, W.M.)
Body Place Cemetery, Location: (T8N R45E Section 27).
Cloverland Cemetery, Location: (T9N R44E Sec 24).
Craig (Montgomery Ridge) Cemetery, Location: (Appleford Road, T7N R46E Sec).
Critchfield Gulch Grave, Location: (N 1/2 of SE 1/4 of SE 1/4 of Sec 6, T10N, R46E, W.M. ) Eliel and Sarah Dodson sold this land to Frank Morrison on Apr 24, 1897, this grave site was described on the deed and the exact location pinpointed. There is a housing development in the area at the present time.
Green Place Cemetery, Location: (T6N R43E Sec 11).
Berman Place Grave, Location: (T7N R46E Sec 27).
Joseph Creek Cemetery, Location: (T7N R46E Sec 35).
Lake Cemetery (Cloverland), Located: (T9N R44E Sec 36).
McKinzie Graces, Location: ( NE corner of SE 1/4 of SE 1/4, Sec 12, T6N, R43E).
Mountain View Cemetery, Location: (T7N R44E Sec 31).
Myers Grave, Location: (SE 1/4 of SW 1/4, Sec 12, T9N, R45E).
Neal Grave, Location: (SW 1/4 of NE 1/4, Sec 34, T7N, R44E, W.M.).
Pleasant Ridge, Location: (NE 1/4 of NE 1/4, Sec 27, T10N, R43E, W.M.).
Roupe Graves, Location: (Grouse Creek; T8N R47E Sec 6).
Silcott Graves, Location: ( T11N R45E Sec 30).
Taplin Grave, Location: (NW 1/4 of NW 1/4, Sec 36, T7N, R45E, W.M. ).
Theon Cemetery, Location: (T8N R46E Sec 18).
Vest Cemetery, Location: (Joseph Creek; SE corner of NW 1/4, Sec 10, T6N, R46E).
Weissenfeels Grave, Location: (SW corner of Sec 15 T8N R46E W.M. ).
NOTE: This information has not been verified..

Added by Historic Preservation on Aug 30, 2013 11:20 AM

David Steiner
Kathy, thank you for taking the gravestone picture. I appreciate your help.

Added by KLVDB on Sep 15, 2011 3:51 PM

Phil Schnabel
Photograph Of John Morton's Grave
Thank you so much Kathy for your help and thoughtfulness in taking the photograph of my friend and classmate, John Morton's (LHS 1939) , Gravestone. It is a good picture and is deeply appreciated.

Warm Regards,

Phil Schnabel
Eugene, Oregon

Added by Phil Schnabel on Aug 01, 2011 7:02 PM

On angels wings
Thanks for the great photos.

Added by On angels wings on Jul 30, 2011 4:47 AM

Moats photo
Thank you so much for getting the photo. I greatly appreciate it.

Added by saldrich on Jul 27, 2011 6:27 AM


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