Site Name: St. Paul Cemetary

WSUMA Accession Nos.: 2210

Site No.: 20WN387

Excavated By: Charles Martinez

Excavation Year(s): October 10, 1985

Site Description:

St. Paul cemetery is located at 157 Lakeshore Road (Jefferson), which is west of Lakeshore Road , 500 feet south of Moran Road in Grosse Pointe Farms . It was in use between 1848-68. Burials were removed between 1882-85 to a new cemetery.

Artifacts:

  • Collection consists of excavations conducted by Martinez in 1983.

Cat. Nos.: 1W447286-1W447313

References:

  • Meeke, Jr, T. H. (1978) “ A Brief History of St. Paul 's Parish, Grosse Pointe Farms , Michigan .” Unpublished manuscript on file at WSU Museum of Anthropology. [ #11W90]
  • Krepps, Karen (1981) Historic Cemetary Survey of Wayne County , Michigan . Unpublished manuscript on file at WSU Museum of Anthropology. [#11W915]
  • Martinez , Charles H. (1983) “ Archaeological Investigation To Locate Burial Site of Rev. John Francis Elsen, Grosse Pointe Farms, Wayne Co. , Mich. ” Unpublished manuscript on file at WSU Museum of Anthropology.
 
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