WALKER MOULTON, MARGARETHA - Park County, Colorado | MARGARETHA WALKER MOULTON - Colorado Gravestone Photos


Alma Cemetery
Park County,

Gravestone Inscription: There is no gravestone; a funeral home marker lists her name as “Mrs. Moulton,” which is hand-written.

Note: The Alma cemetery and Buckskin cemetery are one in the same. The cemetery was originally called the Buckskin cemetery because it was located next to the original town of Buckskin Joe, now a ghost town. President Theodore Roosevelt approved the land grant for the cemetery to be used by Alma residents on 3/21/1902.

Source: the following was taken from the Fairplay Flume Newspaper (Fairplay, Park County) dated March 1, 1907 page 1.


Mrs. G.A. Moulton Dies.

Mrs. Dr. Moulton, wife of Dr. G.A. Moulton of Alma, died after a lingering illness on Monday, the 25th. The lady had been in poor health for several years. Mrs. Moulton, nee Margaretha Walker, was a sister of Attorney General R.F. Walker of Missouri and of Mrs. J.J. Cleary, who died last year at Avon, Eagle county, Colorado.
Mrs. Moulton came to Alma about eighteen years since. Eight years ago, she married Dr. Moulton and with the exception of two years, they resided at Avon, Eagle county, and have lived here since.
Mrs. Moulton was a kind-hearted, benevolent lady, well honored and esteemed by the whole community, and many are her friends who mourn her death. The funeral took place yesterday (Thursday) afternoon at 2 o’clock, the services being held at the Mission Chapel and conducted by Mrs. A.M. Anderson. The remains were interred in Buckskin cemetery.

Contributed on 8/18/08 by southparkperils
Email This Contributor

Suggest a Correction

Record #: 21918

To request a copy of this photo for your own personal use, please contact our state coordinator. If you are not a family member or the original photographer — please refrain from copying or distributing this photo to other websites.

Additional WALKER MOULTON Surnames in ALMA Cemetery

Thank you for visiting the Colorado Gravestone Photo Project. On this site you can upload gravestone photos, locate ancestors and perform genealogy research. If you have a relative buried in Colorado, we encourage you to upload a digital image using our Submit a Photo page. Contributing to this genealogy archive helps family historians and genealogy researchers locate their relatives and complete their family tree.

Submitted: 8/18/08 • Approved: 8/29/08 • Last Updated: 3/23/17 • R21918-G21917-S3

Surnames  |  Other GPP Projects  |  Contact Us  |  Terms of Use  |  Site Map  |  Admin Login