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The Sassin Cemetery index lists individuals interred in Sassin Cemetery in Lincoln County, Washington. Death dates on the markers range from 1890-2006, and 1836 is the earliest birth date shown. 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.
Sassin Cemetery is located at Lat: 47° 26' 55"N, Lon: 118° 00' 54"W T23N R39E Section 33. It is located about 4 miles S of Edwall, Washington. Take Wollweber Road south, turning north onto Polenske Road. Cemetery is on your right in just a short distance, set in from the road a bit on a slight incline. Contact James Kintschi at 509-236-2343.
There are 49 individuals listed in this index.
This index is in English.
This index is open for research.
Abbreviations used in this index:
b. = born
h/o = husband of
d. = died
s/o = son of
d/o = daughter of
s/w = stone with
c/o = child of
Transcribed by Maggie Rail, 1999, last edited Jun 25, 2007.
“This cemetery started in 1890 and is still used occasionally. When I was there it looked as if they had put in another section to add more burials.”
“This is a very small cemetery which has been revived after some years of neglect, with more burials in the last few years. It is situated on a hillside just off the road, in the Rock Creek area near Sassin.”
“The inscriptions on grave stones were first copied on Aug 24, 1999, after which I compared with the Sexton files provided me by James Kintschi, a member of the cemetery board, which manages this cemetery. Care of the cemetery is done by families of those buried there as well.”
“I walked and read this cemetery in Aug of 1999. I then revisited it on Sep 20, 2006, reading it again using my digital camera. I have a photo of all existing and legible headstones or markers.”
Preferred Citation: [Identification of item], Sassin Cemetery Index, Office of Secretary of State, Washington State Archives, Digital Archives,
http://www.digitialarchives.wa.gov, [date accessed].
Source: Index and transcription notes were donated to the Washington Historical Records Project by Maggie Rail, Historical Records Project, August 2009.