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I.O.O.F. Rocky Mountain Lodge #2 Cemetery
(Gilpin County)
Central City, Colorado USA
 
I.O.O.F. Rocky Mountain Lodge #2 Cemetery – Central City
 
Independent Order of Oddfellows - Rocky Mountain Lodge #2 Cemetery is NW 1 1/4 miles from Central City. - follow Eureka St. (County Rd 3) NW of Central City. The IOOF cemetery is west of County Rd 3 where it meets and branches in 3 different directions. It was founded in 1865 and contains the oldest grave we have found - Harriet Wolheter, a 13 year old, died 20 September, 1859.
 
I. O. O. F. Rocky Mountain Lodge No. 2 Cemetery list is primarily compiled from Sid Squibb's "Tombstone Inscriptions from Cemeteries in Gilpin County", 1977 (Denver Public Library G929.578862 5773to; FHL film #1597560 item 9) along with additions from Foothills Genealogical Society cemetery transcription files and photos.
 
The photographs in this collection were taken by Liz Burdick and Opal Longino, members of the Foothills Genealogical Society. They may be copied and reproduced freely for private use only. All other public or for profit uses must be made only with written approval from the Society.