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The Zion Lutheran Cemetery index lists individuals interred at the Zion Lutheran Cemetery located in Endicott, Whitman County, Washington. Death dates on the markers range from 1902-2003. 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.
Zion Lutheran Cemetery is located at Lat: 46° 58' 02"N, Lon: 117° 38' 26"W T17N R41E Sec 15
There are 43 individuals listed in this index.
This index is in English.
This index is open for research.
Abbreviations used in the index:
b. = born
b/o = brother of
d. = died
d/o = daughter of
FH = funeral home
h/o = husband of
s/by = stone beside
s/o = son of
s/w = stone with
w/o = wife of
* = no stone
Notes from transcriber Maggie Rail, Dec 24, 2006:
“To reach this cemetery, from Endicott drive northeast 3.9 miles, driving toward Saint John. Cemetery is on the left or north side of the road, on a small hillside.”
“This small cemetery was established about 1902 by the Zion Lutheran Church, judging from the death dates. The last death and burial was in 2003.”
“There is no longer a church and the cemetery gets little care. One can see evidence where some burial sites are kept cleaned out, while others are neglected.”
“Listings with an asterisk * are found in a transcription done in 1973 by Lorraine White and Margie Robertson, for which I found no existing stone or marker.”
“I walked and read this cemetery on Aug 14, 2006, using my digital camera. I have a photo of every existing headstone.”
Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Zion Lutheran Cemetery (Whitman 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, March 2011.