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Shumway Cemetery
Rice County, Kansas

Submitted by Diane Smith Battershell

Abandoned cemetery, old interesting fence, and nicely kept grounds. Located in Harrison Twp in NW quarter of Section 20 - located two miles north and one and one-half miles west of NE corner of Lyons Cemetery.

LAST NAME
FIRST NAME
BORN
DIED
REMARKS
Basom Miron A   25 Oct 1845 (stone broken)
Goff Freddie R 21 Oct 1871 23 Feb 1872  
Goff infant girl 19 Feb 1873 21 Feb 1873  
Lange Lawrence William 24 Aug 1934 24 Aug 1934 s/o Wm C & Ethel (Shumway) grandson/o Charles Cyrus Shumway
McDonald Rober 1866 June 1904 bro/o Mrs Charles Thompson
McDonald Lewis 1842 1926 father/of Lily McDonald Thompson
Pursley Oran A February 1905 23 Aug 1902 drowned along w/ H L Shumway
Shumway Henry Louis 14 Nov 1869? 23 Aug 1902 b. Scioto Co OH drowned west of Lyons KS
Shumway Emma Della Caldwell 14 Nov 1869 11 Oct 1911 1st husb was Henry Louis - 2nd husb was George Pursley bro/o Oran A
Shumway infant girl Sept 1902 Sept 1902 d/o H L & Emma
Shumway infant boy 21 Dec 1873 27 Dec 1873 s/o Cyrus Wesley & Emma Farney
Shumway James J 6 Nov 1870 30 Sept 1871 s/o C W & Emma
Shumway Viola 17 Sept 1873 22 May 1884 d/o C W & Emma
Shumway Charles Wesley 18 Apr 1882 28 Dec 1887 s/o C W & Emma
Shumway Serena Alice 24 Jan 1885 14 Feb 1892 d/o C W & Emma
Shumway Cyrus Wesley 9 Oct 1848 4 Apr 1880 b. Scioto Co Ohio
Shumway Emma (Farney) 13 Dec 1845 11 July 1900 wf/o Cyrus Wesley
Shumway Barbara (Getchell) 19 Dec 1844 OH 30 July 1930 mother - wf/o Reuben B -d/o John & Margaret
Getchell        
Shumway Reuben B 3 Jan 1844 OH 2 June 1914 b. Scioto Co OH s/o John Q & Hettie Snyder Shumway
Shumway Thomas Clay 6 Nov 1880 OH 25 July 1906 d. Sterling KS s/o Reuben B & Barbara Schuster Shumway
Shumway infant girl twin   2 Aug 1886 d/o R B & B (twin)
Shumway Ross B 26 March 1885 22 Aug 1885 s/o R B & Barbara
Shumway infant boy 13 Nov 1919 13 Nov 1919 s/o Floyd Wm & Ella Michaelis
Shumway infant boy twin 2 Aug 1886 s/o R B & B (twin)
Shuster Margaret 5 Jan 1805 5 Dec 1895 grandmother of James b. Germany
Shuster infant girl 2 Aug 1886 2 Aug 1886 twin of Reuben B & Barbara
Shuster infant boy 2 Aug 1886 2 Aug 1886 twin of Reuben B & Barbara
Skidmore Eunice   ca 1900 43 yrs
Thompson Margaret Luella (Shumway) 19 Jan 1868 19 Dec 1956 wf/o W D d/o R B & Barbara Shumway
Thompson William D 20 Jan 1864 14 Jan 1930 husb/of Margaret
Wells infant girl 14 Apr 1927 14 Apr 1927 d/o Stanley Z & Ruby Alberta (Thompson) granddau of Wm D & Margaret Luella Shumway

* notes on Emma Della (Caldwell) Shumway - She first m. Henry Louis Shumway. She later married George Pursley, brother of Oran A Pursley. At the time of her death her name was Pursley.
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