Cemetery notes and/or description: luff Twp. Location from Caldwell: 6 W, 2 3/4 N. This is a 2 acre plot established in Jan 1883 or earlier.
In the first Warranty Deed after the Patent and Receipt from the United States Government, a two-acre tract is shown as being used a s a graveyard. The Warranty Deed gives the following information: S.B. Hunt and wife Mary J. deeded the Northeast Quarter of Section 22, Township 34 South, Range 4 West of the 6th Principal Meridian, in Sumner county Kansas, EXCEPT 2 acres used for a graveyard to William R. Pugh. This deed was dated Jan 12, 1883, and filed in the office of the Register of Deeds at the Courthouse in Wellington, KS.
A mortgage dated in 1937, continued to show this EXCEPTION for a cemetery. This is the last instrument mentioning the cemetery. The next instrument is a Warranty Deed dated July 5, 1945, and contains no mention of the cemetery.