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Prairie Home Cemetery (South Climax) (Adams) (Baptist) (Pierce)

Climax Township

Location: Southwest corner of W. Hancock St. and S. Main St., Climax.

Status: Active.
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Photos: Beth Timmerman, 2010.


Original Records

Village of Climax
  • 114 E. Maple St.
  • Climax, MI 49034
  • (269) 746-4174


Cemetery Records of Kalamazoo County, Michigan
  • Monteith, Ruth Robbins
  • Genealogical Association of Southwestern Michigan
  • 1959 (Prairie Home Cemetery, November 1927)
  • H 977.417 M77
Tombstone Inscriptions in Kalamazoo County, Michigan: A Bicentennial Project
  • Kalamazoo Valley Genealogical Society
  • 1980
  • H 977.417 K145

Local History Room Files

History room vital records card file: available online at Kalamazoo Genealogy
  • Transcriptions taken summer, 1926 (old section only).


The Tombstone Transcription Project, Kalamazoo County — Michigan USGenWeb
  • Transcriptions — complete to 1999.
  • Incomplete photos.
Find A Grave
  • More than 2000 records, some with photos and additional information.

Last updated August 2, 2012.

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