Silver City, Juab, Utah

Silver City Cemetery Index

Silver City, Utah
(ghost town)

From the 1993 headstone survey by Alvin S. Chamberlain:

The following names and dates were taken from headstones in the cemetery. Some names of children are missing, and birth and death dates are also missing. The list is as follows:
  • Beaman, Frank son of Jacob and Elizabeth Beaman born 27 May 1886 died 24 Nov 1888.

  • Elmer, Max Andrew son of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Elmer born 12 Jul 1910 died 9 Nov 1910.

  • Ferris, Mary A. daughter of Thomas and Lavina T. Ferris born 05 May 1881 died 11 Sep 1882. Age 1 year 4 months 6 days.

  • Gaisford, John W. son of George and Nellie Gaisford born 02 Oct 1885 died 12 Jun 1887.

  • Haws, Eddie twin son (with Edna) of C. J. and A. B. Haws born 03 Oct 1911 died 13 Oct 1911.

  • Haws, Edna twin daughter (with Eddie) of C. J. and A. B. Haws born 03 Oct 1911 died 02 Nov 1911.

  • Haws, Goldy twin daughter (with Silvie) of C. J. and A. B. Haws born 23 Nov 1910 died 08 Dec 1910.

  • Haws, James M. son of George and Belle Haws born 09 Apr 1899 died 20 Aug 1903.

  • Haws, Merion L. son of George and Belle Haws born 29 Mar 1903 died 27 May 1903.

  • Haws, Silvie twin daughter (with Goldy) of C. J. and A. B. Haws born 23 Nov 1910 died 03 Jan 1911.

  • Keplinger, Arby son of Mr. and Mrs. A. S. Keplinger born 07 Aug 1891 died 13 Jun 1901.

  • Keplinger, Delano son of Mr. and Mrs. A. S. Keplinger born 19 Sep 1894 died 28 Jun 1901.

  • Keplinger, Infant son of Mr. and Mrs. A. S. Keplinger born 19 Sep 1894 and died 23 Jul 1909.

  • Lemmon, Baby born 1938 died 1938
  • Lombard, Willie W. son of Delos and Minnie Lombard born 07 Aug 1880 died 13 Dec 1881. Age 1 year 4 months 7 days.

  • Moffit, James John only son of J. W. and Louisa Moffit born 15 Oct 1877 died 15 Nov 1910.

  • Moffit, John W. born 16 Aug 1828 died 25 Dec 1903.

  • Moffit, Louisa D. wife of W. H. Green born 28 Apr 1853 died 23 Mar 1927.

  • Moffit, Louisa J. born 20 Jun 1880 died 06 Jun 1887.

  • Moffit, Minnie daughter of John W. and Louisa Moffit born 02 Feb 1891 died 02 Feb 1891.

  • Poynter, Alice wife of Charles Poynter born 11 Dec 1840 died 11 Apr 1893.

  • Poynter, Charles born 14 Apr 1828 died 16 Aug 1909.

  • Poynter, Charles Henry son of Elizabeth S. and Charles Poynter born 23 Aug 1867 died 08 Jan 1884. Age 16 years 4 months 16 days.

  • Poynter, Elizabeth S. wife of Charles Poynter born 27 Jan 1828 died 09 Aug 1880.

  • Rife, John S.( 1 ) born 16 Jun 1847 died 09 Apr 1927.

  • Rife, William Elmer( 1 ) born 1888 died 1890.
  • Smith, Henry J. born 22 Jan 1875 in Salt Lake City died 30 May 1890.

  • Steele, Baby Albert -- no dates.
  • Steele, Baby boy -- no dates.
  • Steele, Baby boy -- no dates.
  • Steele, Girl baby -- no dates.
  • Stiffler, Ester F. daughter of C. C. and Jennie born 07 Jan 1901 died 03 Mar 1901.

  • Tinder, Lillie born 09 Sep 1884 died 28 May 1913.

  • Tinder, Mr. M. E. born 01 Feb 1874 died 04 Jun 1915.

  • Tinder, William H. born 16 May 1880 died 02 Apr 1937.

  • Watts, George Clinton( 1 ) born 15 Dec 1883 died 22 May 1886.

  • Wheeler, Ethel born 19 Mar 1876 died 07 Nov 1883.

  • Wheeler, Moroni born 10 Jul 1881 died 01 Feb 1882.

  • Yadon, Billie Jean Leona born 03 Aug 1977 died 03 Aug 1977 (Halladay Hills Funeral Home -- Santaquin)


    1. Note: These three buried in the same enclosed plot.

    Missed on Original Survey:





The above information was recorded at the cemetery 20 Sept. 1993 by Alvin S. Chamberlain, 150 E. 200 South, P.O. Box 444, Farmington, Utah 84025

SOURCE: Family History Library, US/CAN Microfilm #1697941, item #7. (RN:_______)

NOTE: Alvin S. Chamberlain incorrectly called this the Diamond City Cemetery, but Andy E. Wold and Bryant Stirling located both cemeteries in October of 1998 and determined that Alvin S. Chamberlain's record was actually for the Silver City Cemetery.

Photos taken by Andy E. Wold <wold.andy@iname.com> on 10 Oct 1998.

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