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= Dawson Cemetery  =
 
= Dawson Cemetery  =
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To go to the details of the town of Dawson, [[Dawson, Mining Camp, Colfax County, New Mexico|click here.]]
  
 
Address:       Dawson, New Mexico  
 
Address:       Dawson, New Mexico  
  
Location:      Dawson is between Cimarron, NM and Raton, NM, North of US 64. Turn north on County Road A38 / Dawson Road which is first road west of the 64/505 junction. The cemetery is before the town of Dawson on the right hand side (east), about 5 miles.  
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Location:      Dawson is between Cimarron and Raton, NM,  Turn north of US 64 on the Dawson Road, at Colfax and the Vermejo River.  The cemetery is on right side (east} just before the locked gate.  
  
 
Elevation:     6341 feet  
 
Elevation:     6341 feet  
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Interments:   760   [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=1961503 Details] 1 , [http://files.usgwarchives.net/nm/colfax/cemeteries/dawson.txt Details] 2, [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nma/colfax/dawson_cemetery.htm Details 3], [http://dawson.vps.it/PDF/codwsn.pdf Details 4],  
 
Interments:   760   [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=1961503 Details] 1 , [http://files.usgwarchives.net/nm/colfax/cemeteries/dawson.txt Details] 2, [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nma/colfax/dawson_cemetery.htm Details 3], [http://dawson.vps.it/PDF/codwsn.pdf Details 4],  
  
                   Cemetery [http://chuckspeed.com/Dawson_Association/Dawson_Cemetery.pdf Inscriptions].
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                   Cemetery [http://chuckspeed.com/Dawson_Association/Dawson_Cemetery.pdf Inscriptions]. Cemetery [http://chuckspeed.com/Dawson_Association/dawson_cemetery_map.pdf Plot Map]. Cemetery [http://chuckspeed.com/Dawson_Association/Cemetery_Survey_Map.pdf Survey Map].  
  
Helpful Links: [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dawson,_New_Mexico wikipedia], Persons who lived and worked in [http://dawson.vps.it/PDF/Dawson_site.pdf Dawson], <br>
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Helpful Links: [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dawson,_New_Mexico wikipedia], Persons who lived and worked in [http://dawson.vps.it/PDF/Dawson_site.pdf Dawson],&nbsp; .<br>
  
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= J. B. Dawson Family Cemetery  =
 
= J. B. Dawson Family Cemetery  =
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Address:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Dawson, New Mexico&nbsp;  
 
Address:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Dawson, New Mexico&nbsp;  
  
Location:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Dawson is between Cimarron, NM and Raton, NM, North of US 64. Turn north on County Road A38 / Dawson
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Location:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The John Barkley Dawson Family Cemetery is northwest of the Dawson Mine cemetery.&nbsp; It lies on the ridge west of the Vermejo,&nbsp;between Cimarron and Raton, NM,&nbsp; Turn north on the Dawson Road at Colfax and the Vermejo River. The cemetery is across the river, northwest of the Dawson townsite, inside the locked gate.  
 
 
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Road which is first road west of the 64/505 junction. A-38 turns into Barus Road. Turn left at the first fork, after
 
 
 
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; you cross the creek.&nbsp; Travel about one block, turn left again. Cemetery is on right side (north), about 2&nbsp;miles.  
 
  
 
Elevation:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 6,350 feet  
 
Elevation:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 6,350 feet  
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History:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Family [http://orpheus.ucsd.edu/speccoll/testing/html/mss0240a.html papers],  
 
History:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Family [http://orpheus.ucsd.edu/speccoll/testing/html/mss0240a.html papers],  
  
Interments:&nbsp; &nbsp;12&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=2301811 Details]  
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Interments:&nbsp; &nbsp;12&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=2301811 Details]&nbsp;; Cemetery [http://chuckspeed.com/Dawson_Association/Dawson_Cemetery.pdf Inscriptions]. See only page 79.&nbsp; The other inscriptions in this list of burials are in the Phelps Dodge Cemetery, a mile to the southeast
  
Helpful Links:<br>
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Helpful Links:  
  
 
[[Category:Colfax_County,_New_Mexico]] [[Category:Cemeteries_in_New_Mexico]]
 
[[Category:Colfax_County,_New_Mexico]] [[Category:Cemeteries_in_New_Mexico]]

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Dawson Cemetery

To go to the details of the town of Dawson, click here.

Address:       Dawson, New Mexico

Location:      Dawson is between Cimarron and Raton, NM,  Turn north of US 64 on the Dawson Road, at Colfax and the Vermejo River.  The cemetery is on right side (east} just before the locked gate.

Elevation:     6341 feet

GPS:           Latitude: 36.65516 N     Longitude: -104.76903 W 

Map:            Interactive Map

Photos:         3 , 6 , 6, 8, 14, More photos; even more photos.                   

History:        Cemetery on Historic Registry.  Cemetery History , more 1,2,

Interments:   760   Details 1 , Details 2, Details 3, Details 4,

                   Cemetery Inscriptions. Cemetery Plot Map. Cemetery Survey Map.

Helpful Links: wikipedia, Persons who lived and worked in Dawson,  .

                   

J. B. Dawson Family Cemetery

Address:     Dawson, New Mexico 

Location:     The John Barkley Dawson Family Cemetery is northwest of the Dawson Mine cemetery.  It lies on the ridge west of the Vermejo, between Cimarron and Raton, NM,  Turn north on the Dawson Road at Colfax and the Vermejo River. The cemetery is across the river, northwest of the Dawson townsite, inside the locked gate.

Elevation:    6,350 feet

GPS:          Latitude: 36.65919 N     Longitude: -104.78333 W 

Map:           Interactive Map

History:       Family papers,

Interments:   12     Details ; Cemetery Inscriptions. See only page 79.  The other inscriptions in this list of burials are in the Phelps Dodge Cemetery, a mile to the southeast

Helpful Links: