Somerset County, PA

The Cemeteries of Somerset County

Younkin, Yankee John Cemetery

Upper Turkeyfoot Township

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LOCATION/ADDRESS: Lemmon Brothers Farms

DIRECTIONS: From New Lexington take Rt 281 S, turn S onto Humbert Rd, go 0.8 mi, turn left onto Lemmon Rd, go 0.7 mi, turn right into field lane and follow path around house and up hill approximately 200 yds. Cemetery at top of hill. Sign in front. 45 graves.

INFO SOURCE: Somerset Planning Commission

WPA - AKA: aka John Younkin Cemetery

LATITUDE: 39 52 54N
LONGITUDE: 79 17 02W

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: Younkin family is caretaker. Nicely kept.


John Younkin gravestone


Cemetery sign

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