Sunday, October 23, 2016

Henry W. Taylor Update

The work on restoring monuments in Smithland Cemetery continues.  On a recent visit to the cemetery, I noticed that the tombstone of Henry W. Taylor had been re-set and the death date and place are now visible.  Four years ago we could only guess.

 [Henry Taylor tombstone photographed 2012]

Henry W.
Born in Pittsburg Pa
Died in
Mound City, Ill.
Oct. 30, 1869

[photographed 20 October 2016]

You can help with the restoration of this cemetery by sending a tax deductible donation  to Smithland Cemetery Fund, Smithland City Hall, 310 Wilson Avenue, Smithland, KY 42081.

Published 23 October 2016, Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog,

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