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 Mendenhall Family Cemetery, Dayton, Franklin, Idaho, USA


Mendenhall Family Cemetery

Notes:
The Mendenhall Family Cemetery is located on a small hill on private land between Dayton and Preston, Idaho, on the south side of Highway 36 between the homes labeled as 2456 W. & 2876 W. - GPS Location: N042.05'46.4" W111.56'19.0" - The cemetery is a "traditional" pioneer cemetery in that it is in a field, without grass, and among the weeds. There are 15 burials, with 16 markers (one marker is for Elmer Mecham Mendenhall who died serving in World War I and was buried in France). The fence around the cemetery was constructed by LeRoy Mendenhall Perkins and his son.


Cemetery Photos

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Cemetery Map
Cemetery Map
Mendenahall Family Cemetery map prepared by Chad G. Nichols 7 Feb 2006 

Headstones

 Thumb Description Status Location Name (Died/Buried)
Footstone
Footstone
Footstone of Thomas Mendenhall, Sr. 
Located    Thomas Mendenhall, Sr. (d. 2 Sep 1888)
 
Footstone
Footstone
Footstone of George Madison Mendenhall, Jr. 
Located    Effie Maria Mendenhall (d. 22 Dec 1916)
 
Footstone
Footstone
Footstone of Elsie Mecham Mendenhall 
Located    Elsie Mecham Mendenhall (d. 13 Nov 1918)
 
Footstone
Footstone
Footstone of Celestia Ann MECHAM Mendenhall 
Located    Celestia Ann Mecham (d. 10 Mar 1909)
 
Footstone
Footstone
Footstone of Moses Leory Mendenhall 
Located    Moses Leroy Mendenhall (d. 27 Mar 1879)
 
Footstone
Footstone
Footstone of Estus Clinton Mendenhall 
Located    Estus Clinton Mendenhall (d. 9 Apr 1882)
 
Footstone
Footstone
Footstone of Zella Mecham Mendenhall 
Located    Zella Mecham Mendenhall (d. 6 Dec 1902)
 
Generation Shot
Generation Shot
Image taken 11 Jul 2004 at Thomas Mendenhall Sr.'s memorial at the Mendenhall private family cemetery. Pictured are Chad G. Nichols (4th great grandson) and Dennis L. Nichols (3rd great grandson) 
Located    Thomas Mendenhall, Sr. (d. 2 Sep 1888)
 
Headstone
Headstone
Headstone of Thomas Mendenhall, Sr. 
Located    Thomas Mendenhall, Sr. (d. 2 Sep 1888)
 
Headstone
Headstone
Headstone of George Madison Mendenhall, Jr. 
Located    Effie Maria Mendenhall (d. 22 Dec 1916)
 
Headstone
Headstone
Headstone of George Madison Mendenhall, Sr. and footstones of Valeria Jane Mendenhall & Thomas Leslie Mendenhall 
Located    George Madison Mendenhall, Sr. (d. 1 May 1917)
Thomas Leslie Mendenhall (d. 24 Mar 1879)
Valeria Jane Mendenhall (d. 24 Mar 1879)
 
Headstone
Headstone
Headstone of Valeria Jane Mendenhall & Thomas Leslie Mendenhall 
Located    Thomas Leslie Mendenhall (d. 24 Mar 1879)
Valeria Jane Mendenhall (d. 24 Mar 1879)
 
Headstone
Headstone
Headstone of Elmer Mecham Mendenhall. Inscription reads: "Died and buried in France 13 Nov 1918 Pvt. CO B 342nd MG BN" 
Located    Elmer Mecham Mendenhall (d. 13 Nov 1918)
 
Headstone
Headstone
Headstone of Celestia Ann MECHAM Mendenhall 
Located    Celestia Ann Mecham (d. 10 Mar 1909)
 
Headstone
Headstone
Headstone of Moses Leory Mendenhall 
Located    Moses Leroy Mendenhall (d. 27 Mar 1879)
 
Headstone
Headstone
Headstone of Son (1) Wager 
Located    Son Wager
 
Headstone
Headstone
Headstone of Son (2) Wager 
Located    Son Wager
 
Headstone
Headstone
Headstone of Estus Clinton Mendenhall 
Located    Estus Clinton Mendenhall (d. 9 Apr 1882)
 
Headstone
Headstone
Headstone of Zella Mecham Mendenhall 
Located    Zella Mecham Mendenhall (d. 6 Dec 1902)
 
Headstone
Headstone
Headstone of Elsie Mecham Mendenhall 
Located    Elsie Mecham Mendenhall (d. 13 Nov 1918)
 
Headstone
Headstone
Headstone of Lucinda Mecham Mendenhall 
Located    Lucinda Mecham Mendenhall (d. 11 Feb 1906)