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1. Digitizing Union Cemetery Records an Ongoing Process Digitizing Union Cemetery Records an Ongoing Process Winter 2006 Rick Graff, board vice president of Union Cemetery, reports that he is making progress in putting the Union Cemetery burial records in to a database. As of this time records A through Fe have been recorded....

2. F. C. Wornall, 96, Still Urges Monument to City's Pioneers F. C. Wornall, 96, Still Urges Monument to City's Pioneers February/24/1952 File containing a map and article about the plans for an improved entrance and addition of a "monument to the pioneer dead who lie in Union cemetery," first proposed by Francis Clay Wornall, or Frank Wornall...

3. Kansas City's Hidden Union Cemetery Kansas City's Hidden Union Cemetery December/27/1963 [O]ught to be one of the community's most popular sites. Needs entrance to add to the brick wall built by the Native Sons of Kansas City.

4. Mystery of Ol' Pap Leads to a KC Cemetery Mystery of Ol' Pap Leads to a KC Cemetery January 26, 2013 Article announces that researchers have discovered the final resting place of Benjamin Singleton in Kansas City's Union Cemetery. A brief history of Singleton's involvement with the exoduster movement...

5. Potter's Field Potter's Field May 16, 1911 Closing of the Union Cemetery leads to replacement of city's only Potter's Field at new location on Municipal Farm in Leeds.

6. UCHS Founder E. F. "Rusty" Corwin Passes Away UCHS Founder E. F. "Rusty" Corwin Passes Away July 7, 2012 Special edition of The Epitaph in memory of E. F. Corwin, founder and past president of the Union Cemetery Historical Society, who passed away on June 28, 2012.

7. Union Cemetery Union Cemetery June 9, 1910 Union Cemetery is one of the oldest burial places of Kansas City, being established in 1857 between Kansas City and Westport.

8. Union Hill's Future Builds Upon History Union Hill's Future Builds Upon History October 27, 2004 Article provides information concerning additional development in the Union Hill area south of Crown Center. A $50 million addition named Founders at Union Hill is planned with buildings named after several...

9. When Memories Meld with History When Memories Meld with History May/29/1965 Article about Lieutenant Joseph Boggs (1749-1843), one of the few Revolutionary War veterans buried in the Kansas City area, his grave located at Union Cemetery.

10. William H. H. Piatt, 91 William H. H. Piatt, 91 October 29, 1959 Obituary for William Henry Harrison Piatt, (~1868-1959), a former football star for Kansas University and Kansas City lawyer. He formed the firm of Piatt & Marks which he closed in 1950. He is bured in...