|NAME: The "Thomas Smith Cemetery" is also known among some locals and in some records as the "Vampire Cemetery."|
LOCATION: In Wagoner County, outside the city of Broken Arrow between
housing subdivisions on 41st Street, one-half mile east of the corner of South 209th East Avenue, on the north side of 41st Street, and across from a very tall water tower marked "Wagoner County R.W.D. No. 4."
HISTORY: Land donated by Thomas Smith-- a Creek Nation Freedman. But I do not find his burial here. Know more?
GPS: Lat: 36 06' 17N; Long: 95 44'05W.
LEGAL DESCRIPTION: S20, R15E, T19N in Adams Creek Township.
CONDITION: Poorly maintained, graves sunken, broken tombstones, and tall
weeds--but the property is fenced in. It is an active cemetery with recent burials.