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St. John the Baptist Cemetery, Byrnesville/BurnsvilleThe Erwin Family grave at St. John the Baptist.
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George Allen 1862
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George Kearney 1954
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Rose Gleisner 1954
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Glendale CemeteryHamilton and Glendale are today Savage. Within that area of Scott County the Glendale Cemetery served the community.
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Rev. Patrick S. GlennonThe original grave marker for Rev. Glennon. Former pastor of St. John the Baptist and the only priest buried at St. John's. Born 1835 - Ordained 1860 and died March 16, 1900.
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Rev. Patrick S. GlennonFormer pastor of St. John the Baptist and the only priest buried at St. John's. Born 1835 - Ordained 1860 and died March 16, 1900. This is a "newer" grave marker placed years after his death.
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Memorial Day 2017 at St John the Baptist Cemetery, Burnsville.Each Memorial Day the VFW and American Legion offer a service to recognize all Vets buried at St. Johns. This is followed by an outdoor Mass.
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Walter, Sarah and John Kennelly graveFound in the original section of St. John's. Parents Walter and Sarah did not have an original grave marker.

The old original stone is for John -1866 - 1878
A newer stone was added for his parents Walter - 1826 - 1888
and mother Sarah 1840 - 1904 who did not have a marker.
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Memorial Day 2017 at St John the Baptist Cemetery, Burnsville.Each Memorial Day the VFW and American Legion offer a service to recognize all Vets buried at St. Johns. This is followed by an outdoor Mass.
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Hannah Harkin 1868
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Hanora Kennedy 1892
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Hayes Family MomumentFoot stones identify family members' graves.
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Tim and Mary HayesTim died 1916
Mary died 1907
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Thomas Hogan died 1874
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The old section of St. John the Baptist Cemetery, 2017Described as the "old section", this was the original section of the Cemetery on Judicial Road. With expansion new graves are found in this area.
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Thomas Duff - military undated
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St. John the Baptist Cemetery 2023 Memorial DayMemorial Day 2023 at St. John the Baptist Cemetery.
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James Berrisford son of John and Jennie dies 1873Son of John - owner of Burnsville's first general store located next to the Catholic Church and near Cemetery.
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James Murphy (undated)
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John Begley 1898
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John Carr 1873
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St. John the Baptist Cemetery, Byrnesville/BurnsvilleJohn Erwin's death is found on the family tombstone.
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John O'Hare 1855One of the oldest graves at St. John's Cemetery.
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Julia Byrnes Hurley and George HurleyJulia Byrnes Hurley 1884
George Hurley 1881
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Julia O'Neill 1903
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Katherine Coffey 1904wife of Michael
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St. John the Baptist CemeteryDecember, 2019 a lone crow at St. John's Cemetery.
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Bridget Kelley 1868
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March 1964 Vandals hit St. John's Cemetery.Century old tombstones knocked down by vandals.
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