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Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetary
Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetary

Lyon County Cemeteries

Lyon County has 43 cemeteries, the largest of which is Maplewood Memorial Lawn in Emporia. Maplewood Memorial Lawn cemetery is the resting place of William Allen White, as well as many veterans of the Civil War.

If you’re doing genealogical research, the Lyon County History Center and Archives is another helpful resource.

  1. Pleasant Ridge – 3850 Rd. S, south of Road 390
  2. Agnes City – 3649 Rd. F, south of Road 370
  3. Stotler Private Cemetery (Fager) – 3549 Rd. Y, between Rds. 350 & 360
  4. Howard Lynch graves – private burial near Turnpike in section 18 south of Hwy 56 and east of Road U
  5. Allen Cemetery – 1050 Rd 340, SE of Allen
  6. Admire Cemetery – 1350 Hwy 56, NW of Admire
  7. Bushong Cemetery – 590 Rd. 330, SE of Bushong
  8. Ivy Cemetery – 3150 Rd. T, south of Road 320, north of turnpike
  9. Sunnyside Cemetery – 370 Rd. 310, 1 1/2 miles west of Americus Rd.
  10. Thomas Anderson private burials, near Rd. 305 and Road V
  11. Phillips (Duck Creek) Cemetery – Burlingame Rd. and T-5
  12. Frost Cemetery – Road 275 off of Road J, about 850 aRoad 275
  13. Rosean (Mt. Hope) Cemetery – 1020 Rd. 260 between Roads M & N
  14. Reading Assumption Cemetery – in south half of Sec. 33 between Roads X & Y and Rd. 255 & K-170, NW of Reading
  15. Reading Cemetery – west of Reading, south side of Road K-170
  16. Americus Cemetery – on Road G, NE of of Americus
  17. Fruitland Cemetery – 3 1/2 miles west of Americus between Roads B & C on Road 240
  18. Cottonwood Friends Cemetery – Highway 50 between Roads E & F, about 1 1/2 miles west of the Americus Road
  19. Union Cemetery – Between Roads 1290 & 200 on Road U
  20. Badger Creek (Old Forrest Hill) Cemetery – Between Road 175 and Interstate 35 in a heavily wooded area between Roads T & U south off of Road 175 just west of Badger Creek Bridge
  21. New Forrest Hill or Stevenson Cemetery – At intersection of Road T and Road 170 ( old old Hwy 50)
  22. Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery – in Emporia between Lincoln and Prairie Streets, north of 15th Street
  23. Sacred Heart Cemetery – east on Logan Avenue to M-5, 1600 Rd. M-5
  24. Grandview Cemetery – On Road A at about Road 155
  25. Haworth Cemetery – Road C near Road 150
  26. Greenwood (Upper Dry Creek) – Road J, between Roads 130 & 140
  27. Evergreen (Lower Dry Creek) – On Hwy 99 south of Emporia between Roads 130 & 135
  28. Neosho Rapids Cemetery – east of Neosho Rapids, on Road 150, north side of road
  29. Neosho Rapids Catholic Cemetery – east of Neosho Rapids on Road 150, south side of road
  30. Hunt Fowler Cemetery – east on Logan Avenue (Road 160) between Roads P & R
  31. Chicago Mound Cemetery – Road 130 at Road T
  32. Wilhite Private Cemetery – Road 150 ad Road N
  33. Gunkle Burying Ground – Inaccessible – In a crook of Cottonwood river between Roads 150 & 140 and Road P & R
  34. Old Mennonite Cemetery – Between Roads V & W on Road 100
  35. Hartford Assumption Cemetery – south of Hartford on Road Z
  36. Hartford Cemetery – south of Hartford on Road Z
  37. Start Private Burial – Road G between Roads 80 & 90
  38. Olpe St. Joseph’s Cemetery – NE of Olpe on Road 75
  39. Pleasant Ridge – west of Olpe on Road 70
  40. Zion Lutheran Cemetery – Road G at Road 50
  41. St. Mary’s (Maydale) Cemetery – at Road 50 and Road P, SE corner
  42. Fairview Cemetery – On Road R-5 off of Road 30
  43. Pleasant View or Line Cemetery – On Road G-5 off of Road 10

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