Old Silver City Cemetery

Old Silver City Cemetery (HM2AFF)

Location: Silver City, NM 88061 Grant County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 47.049', W 108° 15.402'

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“Memory Lane”

—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 ByNew Mexico Historic Preservation Division
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 4:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 756930 N 3630690
Decimal Degrees32.78415000, -108.25670000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 47.049', W 108° 15.402'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 47' 2.94" N, 108° 15' 24.12" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)505
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1701 Memory Ln, Silver City NM 88061, US
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