Colorado USGenWeb Archives

Mount Vernon Cemetery
Rural, Jefferson County

Mt. Vernon Cemetery, Jefferson County, CO

Tombstone Photographs

The first burial in Mount Vernon Cemetery was in 1860.  It is now abandoned and in poor condition with only two tombstones and a wooden cross in evidence.  Some attempt has been made to keep what remains in good repair as the remaining gravestones have been repaired and there is a wooden fence around the area. Unfortuneatly, at least one stone looks as if it was used for target practice.

The photographs in this portion of the archives were contributed by:
Dennis & Bev Bailey (dbb)

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