—Established ca. 1882 —In this pioneer cemetery, still in use today, lie the remains of early settlers, merchants, miners, politicians and railroad men who contributed to the development of southwestern New Mexico. Among those buried here are Kathrine Antrim (1829-1874), mother of Billy the Kid; Ben V. Lilly (1853-1936), renowned hunter and guide for Theodore Roosevelt; John Bullard (1841-1871), town founder; and Leonidas S. Lytle (1846-1924) Medal of Honor recipient in 1875.
|Placed By||New Mexico Historic Preservation Division|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 4:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||12S E 756930 N 3630690|
|Decimal Degrees||32.78415000, -108.25670000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 47.049', W 108° 15.402'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 47' 2.94" N, 108° 15' 24.12" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1701 Memory Ln, Silver City NM 88061, US|
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