Cemeteries in Lincoln County, Missouri
Elsberry Cemetery
Source:  Gone But Not Forgotten, Vol. 1, pp. 25-26.
Census by: 
Wm. L. Douglas Jr. & Merle M. Jackson, May 7, 1980.

Location:  Go north on highway (61) from Troy, Mo. to the junction of highway (61) and highway (B) turn right on (B) Cemetery sits on left side of (B) 100 Feet west of the junction of highway (B) & (NN)


William L. - born April 11, 1832, died Nov. 2, 1895, Aged-73 Ys. 5 Ms. 2 Dys., Footstone-W.L.E.

Mary E. - Wife of W.L. Ellsberry, born Oct. 30, 1833, died Nov. 29, 1892, Aged-60 Years 29 days, Footstone-M.E.E.



William N. - born Nov. 15, 1792, died Nov. 16, 1872, Aged-80 Yrs. & 1 day

Lydia C. - Wife of Wm. N. Elsberry, Died Dec. 28, 1880, Aged-80 Yrs. 11 M's 11 d's

Benjamin F. - Died Nov. 21, 1878, Aged-51 Yrs. 9 Mos. 27 days
Gone but not forgotten (ELSBERRY)



Benjamin L. - Son of E.D. & S.E. Frazier, Died May 29, 1876, Aged-19 Yrs. 7 Mos. & 13 Dys. 
(Let Me Die The Death Of The Righteous And Let My Last End Beith His)



Virdilla - Wife of L.M. Hammack, born in TENN. Mar. 12, 1820, died Feb. 20, 1860, Aged-39 Yrs. 11 Mos. 10 days Footstone-V.H.

Wesley W. - died Jan. 6, 1882 in the 40 Yr. of his age

Artymecy - Wife of Wesley Hammack, born Oct. 15, 1845, died July 3, 1883, Footstone-A.M.H. 
(A Precious One From Us Has Gone, A Voice We Loved Is Stilled, 
A Place Is Vacant In Our Home Which Never Can Be Filled)

Jane - Wife of B.W. Hammack, died Mar. 27, 1848, Aged-47 Y's 3 M's 6 D's, Footstone-J.H.

Mary E. - Wife of J.T. Hammock, Born (Illegible), Died Mar. 1842, born in Bourbon Co. Ky. (Stone broken on dates)

James C. - Son of J.T. & Mary E. Hammock, born Mar. 16, 1856, Died Feb. 23, 1882



Lou E. - Wife of M.G. Tate, Born Nov. 1, 1861, died Nov. 25, 1893, Aged 32 Yrs. & 24 d. 
(Weep not but look to him who doth All things well) Footstone-Lou E. Tate

Infant - Son of M.G. & L.E. Tate, Born & died Oct. 10, 1888
Infant - Son of M.G. & L.E. Tate, Born & died Dec. 18, 1892
Infant - Son of M.G. & L.E. Tate, Born & died Nov. 19, 1893 (All three on one stone)



Sarah E. - Wife of S. Taylor, Born May 1, 1841, died Apr. 3, 1868

Edward G. - Son of S. & S.E. Taylor, Born Oct. 26, 1865, died Sept. 12, 1866


Enumerator Notes:  Many graves marked with creekstone (No Markings) Cemetery in good condition. 
*The compiler of this article wishes to bring to your attention the variation in spelling of the family names Elsberry-Ellsberry and Hammack-Hammock

Transcribed by Kelly Setzer.  File by Patricia SummersSmith. 

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