T41, R26, S13 - Clinton Township
SE 31 Rd, Clinton, Henry County, Missouri
13 known burials from 1853 to 1906
Landowner: US Government
Indexed by: unknown 1964 & Linda M. Everhart 1994; photo by Fred Bradley 2015
Directions: From 7 Hwy on the east side of Clinton, south on SE 31 (Cemetery Road, runs between Englewood Cemetery and Truman Lake Mall) approximately 1 3/4 miles to second hard bend to east. Walk west off of bend in road down old lane. Cemetery is off to the south (left) in a grove of large oak trees.
Condition: Unfenced, abandoned and neglected. Many stones are now missing or distroyed.
History: Was located on acerage owned by the Reid family. John M. Reid was born in Madison County, Kentucky and was an early settler of Howard County, Missouri. He married Margaret Wolfskill (dau of Joseph). They moved to Cooper County about 1825, to Saline County about 1830 and then to Henry County about 1832. They had two sons, Alfred and Joseph. Alfred (b: Dec 25 1821) married Nancy Lee (bca: 1824) and Joseph married Jane. John M., Margaret, Alfred and Nancy may all buried here in Reid Cemetery, but this has not been proven.
CLARK, Martha J. - b: Dec 2 1844 - d: Jan 27 1906 - 61Y
INSCRIBED: CLARK, Martha J. - Dec 2 1844 - Jan 27 1906
HOOPS, George - b: Jan 11 1802 - d: Mar 8 1853
KAISER, Joseph G. - b: Oct 9 1876 - d: Nov 21 1877 - son of Godfried Remmer & Sophia Ann REID KAISER
INSCRIBED: KAISER, Joseph G. - Oct 9 1876 - Nov 21 1877 - son of G. & Sophia N.
LAND, Eva May
LAND, William - b: abt 1837 - d: Mar 5 1903 3 mi SE of Clinton, Henry Co, MO - abt 66Y - obit only (obit)
REID, Amanda Fitzerland - b: Feb 17 1858 Henry Co, MO - d: Oct 26 1859 Henry Co, MO - dau of Alfred & Nancy LEE REID
REID, Jane - b: Mar 22 1828 Indiana - d: Nov 14 1861 - 33Y 7M 22D - sp: Joseph REID - ch: Sophia Ann, John A., Josephine & Rose J.
INSCRIBED: REID, Jane - Mar 22 1828 - Nov 14 1861 - wife of Joseph - 33Y 7M 22D - "Sacred Woman"
REID, John A. - b: Oct 9 1848 Henry Co, MO - d: Dec 22 1861 - 13Y 2M 12D - son of Joseph & Jane REID
INSCRIBED: REID, John A. "our boy" - Oct 9 1848 - Dec 22 1861 - son of Joseph & Jane - 13Y 2M 12D
REID, Joseph - b: Mar 17 1824 Missouri - d: Feb 19 1874 - son of John M. & Margaret WOLFSKILL REID - sp: Jane - ch: Sophia Ann, John A., Josephine, Rose J.
REID, Joseph A. - b: Jan 29 1869 Henry Co, MO - d: Sep 26 1869 Henry Co, MO - son of Alfred & Nancy LEE REID
INSCRIBED: REID, Joseph A. - Jan 29 1869 - Sep 26 1869
REID, Richard Lee - b: Nov 28 1860 Henry Co, MO - d: Sep 20 1866 Henry Co, MO - son of Alfred & Nancy LEE REID
INSCRIBED: REID, Richard Lee - Nov 23 1860 - Sep 20 1866 - son of Alfred & Nancy
RIGGENS, Infant - d: Dec 1 1869 - 6M - dau of George & Josie RIGGENS
WOLFSKILL, S. C. - footstone S. C. W. - possible burial