Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Headstone - Shearef

M. K. Shearef. Born in Hamilton Co., Ohio, April 20, 1818, Died Nov. 3, 1865.

Located in an unnamed cemetery in Diamond Springs, California. A neighbor across the street from this cemetery stated it may be called "Odd Fellows Cemetery" or "Diamond Springs Cemetery." A few blocks from where this is located there is another cemetery named "Odd Fellows Cemetery, Diamond Springs." The neighbor stated the two cemeteries are affiliated with each other. She also stated that this particular "unnamed cemetery" originally buried Chinese immigrant mine workers. These cemeteries are located off Pleasant Valley Road, close to China Garden Road.