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The Valley Cemetery index lists individuals interred at this cemetery located in Stevens County, Washington. See photos. Death dates on the markers range from 1912-2011. 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.
Valley Cemetery is located at Lat: 48° 10' 45"N, Lon: 117° 43' 22"W T31N R40E Sec 23
There are 365 individuals listed in this index.
This index is in English.
This index is open for research.
Abbreviations used in this index:
Sec NW = Northwest Section
Sec NE = Northeast Section
Sec MW = Middle West Section
Sec ME = Middle East Section
Sec SE = South Section
Notes from transcriber Maggie Rail, Aug 16, 2001, last edited Jun 15, 2001:
“As you come from the south on the main street of Valley, keep straight north. Then as the highway wants to curve left, continue north and veer off the highway onto a street which will lead you right to the cemetery.”
“This is the cemetery for the city of Valley WA and is maintained by a board and volunteers from the Valley Bible Church. I found it in good shape. Headstones were very easy to read, except for any which were too weathered from age.”
“I have placed a generalized location for each of those I found a stone for. It is not the official burial location for them, but might help to locate them. In 2007 I added all of the locations from the sexton files as well. Those entries with an asterisk * and a location are from the sexton files for which I found no stone or marker in the cemetery. Those with an asterisk * and without a location came from an obit or previous reading of this cemetery.”
“Michelle Morris and I walked and read this cemetery, Jun 20, 2001. I used my digital camera, but did not manage to get all of the stones. On May 10, 2006, I again walked the cemetery and now I do have a digital photo of all existing and legible stones to that date.”
Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Valley Cemetery, Stevens County 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, August 2011.
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