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The Butts Burial Ground lists individuals interred at the private family homestead burial site, Rock Lake, Whitman County, Washington. Death dates on the markers range from 1898-1989. 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.
Butts Bural Ground is located at Lat: Lat: 47° 14' 42"N, Lon: 117° 38' 05"W, approx T20N R41E Sec 10
There are 8 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 = husb of
s/o = son of
w/o = wife of
Notes from transcriber Maggie Rail, Jun 10, 2008, last edited Jun 17, 2009:
“The cemetery is on private land, in Section 10, south off of Belsey Road in the Rock Lake area.”
“This is a private family homestead burial site. It was used only by members of the family of Clarissa & George Butts. The first burial in this listing was Rachel Robinson in 1898, the mother of Clarissa Butts.”
“I was not able to physically visit this cemetery, but created my transcription through research of state and other genealogical type records.”
Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Butts Burial Ground 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, February 2011.