Pioneer Cemetery (Evans, New York)

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Pioneer Cemetery
Pioneer Cemetery Apr 12.JPG
Pioneer Cemetery, April 2012
Pioneer Cemetery (Evans, New York) is located in New York
Pioneer Cemetery (Evans, New York)
Location West side of N. Main St. between Gold St. & Beach Rd., Evans Center, New York
Coordinates 42°39′11″N 79°02′07″W / 42.65306°N 79.03528°W / 42.65306; -79.03528Coordinates: 42°39′11″N 79°02′07″W / 42.65306°N 79.03528°W / 42.65306; -79.03528
Area less than one acre
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference #

11000997

[1]
Added to NRHP January 4, 2011

Pioneer Cemetery, also known as Evans Center Cemetery, is a historic cemetery located at Evans Center in Erie County, New York. It consists of 10 to 11 rows of burials, with the oldest dating to 1810. The majority of the burials date between 1810 and 1860, with the most recent burial in 1928. Most are marked with simple tablet headstones. It features hilly terrain with a prominent rise at the center of the cemetery.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2012.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 1/03/12 through 1/06/12. National Park Service. 2012-01-13. 
  2. ^ Virginia L. Bartos (October 2011). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Pioneer Cemetery". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-02-14.  See also: "Accompanying eight photos".