Gem County, Idaho Cemetery Records

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The following are cemeteries in Gem County that have been identified, with their location and any links to abstracts of their records. When multiple transcriptions are listed, they may contain differing information. The transcriptions may have been made at different times and by different people. Some names may have been mis-read. Some gravestones may have been missed. All transcriptions available for each cemetery should be checked.

Name of cemetery Location Records
Bertie Watson burial Clyde Yergeson farm, 1.5 m S of Sweet Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives[1] in Boise
Bramwell Cemetery Emmett - 1 m W of Little Freezeout Rd near Letha Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription of 264 gravestones available through Find-A-Grave.com[2] website; photo of 1 gravestone available at idahogravestones.com[3]; transcription available through USGenWeb[4] site for Gem County
Floyd Reed grave Reed Ranch, Sweet Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Lee & Virginia Garfield graves Garfield Ranch overlooking Payette River Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Ola Cemetery Ola Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and some photos of 255 gravestones available through Find-A-Grave.com website; photos of 7 gravestones available at idahogravestones.com website; transcription of gravestones in 1994, available through USGenWeb archives for Gem County; 2007 transcription available through USGenWeb archives for Gem County
Pearl Cemetery Pearl Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription of 41 gravestones available through Find-A-Grave.com website; transcription of 44 gravestones updated in December of 2005, available through USGenWeb archives for Gem County
Riverside Cemetery (Emmett Cemetery - formerly Martinville Cemetery) Emmett - Cemetery moved to present location in 1903 Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and some photos of 9,088 gravestones available through Find-A-Grave.com website; photo of 1 gravestone available at idahogravestones.com website; transcription and photos of 7,498 gravestones available through billiongraves.com, Emmett Cemetery website; transcription of Veterans buried in the Emmett Cemetery available through Gem County Historical Society website
Sweet (Sweet-Montour) Cemetery Sweet, 2 m S of Sweet on Hwy 52, foot of Squaw Butte Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and some photos of 663 gravestones available through Find-A-Grave.com website; transcription of gravestones last updated in October of 2009, available at USGenWeb archives for Gem County
Walker (Big Flat) Cemetery Old Anderson Walker Homestead Transcription of 20 gravestones available through USGenWeb site for Gem County

References

  1. The Idaho State Archives, formerly known as Idaho State Historical Society's Public Archives and Research Library (PARL), has transcriptions of many cemeteries for the State of Idaho.
  2. Find-A-Grave.com is an organization of volunteers providing transcriptions and photos of gravestones free of charge.
  3. Idahogravestones.org is an organization of volunteers whose purpose is to capture photographs of gravestones in the cemeteries of Idaho. It operates under USGenWeb, but is separate from the transcriptions of gravestones on the county pages.
  4. USGenWeb is an organization of volunteers providing genealogical and historical information free of charge. Many of their county pages include transcriptions of cemetery headstones.