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The Hatley Cemetery index lists individuals interred at the Hatley Cemetery in Pullman, Whitman County, Washington. Death dates on the markers range from 1889-2002. Index information about an individual may include name, birth date, birth place, death date, and names of family members. Index data was compiled by Maggie Rail, a member of the Washington State Cemetery Association who has transcribed over 400 cemeteries since 1993.
Hatley Cemetery is located at Lat: 46° 58' 56"N, Lon: 117° 12' 42"W T17N R44E Sec 12
2702 Wawawai-Pullman Road
Pullman, Washington 99163
There are 79 individuals listed in this index.
This index is in English.
This index is open for research.
Notes from transcriber Maggie Rail, Aug 26, 2006, last edited Nov 30, 2007:
“To reach this cemetery from State Hwy 270 near Pullman take the Wawawai Road-Pullman Road west then south for approx 8 mi, turning left or east onto MacHatley Road. This dirt road winds around for over a mile. Hang right and you will come right up to the cemetery, which sits atop small hill.”
“The cemetery was established in Feb of 1889. The first listed burial is Edward Paullus on Jan 09, 1889, which means it was used for burial before it was officially recorded.”
“Hatley Cemetery is still in use today. It is open to the public to visit, but it is a family cemetery, meaning one must be a member of the family to be buried here.”
“Everett Hatley has been maintaining it, since he is living on the property. He was ill when I was there and said he had not been able to mow as often as he liked. I found it very well maintained.”
“The locations may not be totally accurate, but it is hoped they can help to locate. Row 1 is at the right as you enter. Many of the burials are toward the back right-hand corner. Listings followed by an asterisk * are those I have no photo of and the record came from a previous reading by Norman & Rose Hatley.”
“I visited and read this cemetery on Jul 11, 2006, using my digital camera. I have a digital photo of all existing stones.”
Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Hatley Cemetery Index, Office of Secretary of State, Washington State Archives, Digital Archives, http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov, [date accessed].
Source: Index and transcription notes were donated to the Washington State Archives by Maggie Rail, Historical Records Project, March 2011.