Mountain View (Auburn) Cemetery

Auburn, King, Washington, United States

Register
Total Records
10238
Total Images
7884
Register to get full access to this cemetery
Terms and Conditions

We want you to know exactly how our service works and why we need your registration in order to allow full access to our cemeteries.

terms and conditions

Contact Permissions

We’d like to send you special offers and deals exclusive to BillionGraves users to help your family history research. All emails ​include an unsubscribe link. You ​may opt-out at any time.

close
close
Thanks for registering with BillionGraves.com!
In order to gain full access to this cemetery, please verify your email by opening the welcome email that we just sent to you.
close
Sign up the easy way

Use your facebook account to register with BillionGraves. It will be one less password to remember. You can always add an email and password later.

Loading

My Photo Requests

Not finding what you are looking for?

Make a photo request to let nearby users know who you are looking for. Make a Photo Request

Add Records to Mountain View (Auburn) Cemetery

Do you have records from Mountain View (Auburn) Cemetery?

Add your records to BillionGraves and make them last forever. Add headstone images Add Other Records

Get Started

Get started contributing to Mountain View (Auburn) Cemetery. Use the button below to begin a simple step by step process to get started contributing to Mountain View (Auburn) Cemetery.
Get Started

Add Records to Mountain View (Auburn) Cemetery

Do you have records from Mountain View (Auburn) Cemetery?

Add your records to BillionGraves and make them last forever. Add headstone images Add Other Records

Events at Mountain View (Auburn) Cemetery

There are no upcoming events scheduled at Mountain View (Auburn) Cemetery. Use the button below to schedule one.
Schedule Event
Schedule Event
close
Step 1: Name your event
Step 2: Pick a date
Step 3: Pick a time

Contributors

More

Images

    BG App Images    Supporting Record Images
1 - 60 of 7884 navigate_before navigate_next

Images of Cemetery

add

Cemetery Information

edit

Number of Images

7884

Number of Headstone Records

10037

Number of Supporting Records

201

Description

Mountain View Cemetery was established November 8, 1890, a full year before the town of Slaughter was incorporated as a 4th class town. (The name was changed to Auburn in 1893). At the instigation of social societies, including Independent Order of Odd Fellows and Knights of Pythias, the Mountain View Cemetery Association was formed for the purpose of purchasing land well removed from White River’s annual floods, which were damaging Slaughter Precinct Cemetery. Forty acres of land was purchased from Daniel Starr, and 92 Citizens contributed $25 each for bonds which allowed them plot space and trusteeships. During the Depression Era, the cemetery suffered due to a lack of water. In 1945, a group of businessmen formed the Thousand One Club; their first act for community betterment was a move to transfer the cemetery to the City of Auburn. This was completed in 1946 and the name was changed to Auburn City Cemetery. The following year county owned acreage adjoining the cemetery was purchased. The cemetery was endowed for the perpetual care January 1947. On June 6, 1967, the cemetery board formally voted to change back to Mountain View Cemetery.
BillionGraves.com
Mountain View (Auburn) Cemetery, Created by BillionGraves, Auburn, King, Washington, United States