Polly Baxter

Polly Baxter was the second wife of George Baxter. Polly died December 1, 1856, age 38 years, according to dates recorded on the tall Baxter monument. Individual stones are located near the tall monument.

Elmwood Cemetery was restored and gravestones were repaired in 1995 by Henry and Loekie Boersma. Special equipment was used to place the Baxter monument in its original upright position. The fence and cemetery sign were donated by Henry and Loekie Boersma. Elmwood Cemetery was originally the cemetery of the Lamont Methodist Church. Elmwood Cemetery is now maintained by Tallmadge Township.


Transcriber: Joan Van Spronsen
Created: 27 August 2012
URL: http://ottawa.migenweb.net/obits/a-j/baxterPolly.html