|St. Francis de Sales Cemetery, Scott County|
|Located across the road from St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, St. Francis Cemetery dates back|
to the 1790's.
|In recent years, new graves have been added to the historic cemetery.|
|Many of the old graves are those Irish immigrants.|
|At least one Revolutionary War soldier is buried here.|
|A number of German immigrants are also buried here.|
|In recent years, several St. Francis parishioners have worked to mend the|
many broken tombstones in the cemetery.
|The original rock wall along the front of the cemetery has been restored and a|
fence placed around the remainder of the property.
|The Scott County Historical Society and the Scott County History Museum recently sponsored a cemetery tour, and|
St. Francis was one of their stops.