Mount Mora Cemetery Records
Mount Mora Cemetery is located at 824 Mount Mora Road , Saint Joseph
Buchanan County, Missouri . On July 19, 2006 it was added to the National Register of Historic Places.
If you find an error in your family records please e-mail Suzanne Lehr at firstname.lastname@example.org She would also like to have any history of your family that you would like to add to her files for future generations. We are updating the information at this site: http://www.mountmora.org/ It takes time to get all of the changes made so please have patience.
She is the founder of Mount Mora Preservation and Restoration. If you would like to donate to preserve this old cemetery, please e-mail her.
The records are in alphabetical order. The interment dates are the final date. Sometimes people were moved from one part of the cemetery to another or were moved to Mount Mora from another cemetery. Some people were shipped to other cemeteries and you will find that under "Other" as well as relationships and other added information.
These records were copyrighted April 10, 2007 please do not print them out and distribute them in any manner. They are for personal research use only.
"Mount Mora Cemetery, a beautiful and historic Saint Joseph treasure needs your help. Over the past few years the general operating expenses have exceeded the income produced by the endowment. Efforts have been made to reduce expenses. This, together with the recent vandalism which damaged more than 300 gravestones, has put and enormous strain on the finances of the cemetery. Please consider making a donation to the Mount Mora Endowment to ensure the proper care of this unique cemetery...Also there is a new book "Mount Mora 1851" with photographs by Megan Wyeth, writings by Conger Beasley, Jr., Hans Bremer, Jim Lehr, Suzanne Lehr, Ben Vineyard and Marshall White." The book is $30 plus $5 shipping regardless of the number of books ordered. Make checks payable to Mount Mora Cemetery Book Project and indicate the number of copies. Mail to:
Mount Mora Book or Mount Mora Endowment
c/o Nanette Corso
1125 Krug Park Place
Saint Joseph, Missouri 64505
All records on this site are only for personal use and not for commercial use copyrighted April 10 2007