|Carter Family Plot has been designated a Lost Pioneer Cemetery by the Des Moines County Pioneer Cemetery Commission.|
The Carter Family Plot is located in the center of the southern line of section 19, Union Township. Click the logo to get a map:
|CARTER FAMILY PLOT
This Union Township cemetery is located within the
Iowa Army Ammunition Plant. A sign erected by IAAP officials says that the Carter family lived in a log cabin nearby. All members of the family were found dead, presumed victims of cholera. The family was buried in a common and unmarked grave.
If you know the names of the parents and children, or any other information about this family, please let us know.