Back-Peyton Cemetery

Rowan County, Kentucky

Location of Cemetery:

From Morehead: Rt. 519 to Rt. 801, right 0.9 mile to Rt. 1274, left (South) on Rt. 1274, 0.7 miles, right on Back-Peyton Cemetery Road, 1st. house on left, in family yard.

Laid to Rest here:

Igo, Amber Lynn 1989 1989 SS  
Peyton, Bethany Ann 3 Mar 1992   SS [Daughter of Judy Peyton Back]
Peyton, Curtis Waldo 1922 1984 TS : H [Husband of Jessie Madeline Peyton]
Peyton, Jessie Madeline 1935   TS : W [Wife of Curtis Waldo Peyton]
Peyton, Ernest Lloyd 1959 1987 TS : S [Son of Jessie & Walda Peyton; Sgt US Army]
Thurman, Laura B. 1987 1987 SS  


This cemetery listing is authored by the Rowan County Kentucky Historical Society. It is one of over 375 cemetery surveys available in book or CD format from the Society.

Page design and graphics by Teri Pettit. The titling font used in the cemetery name plaques is Adobe Trajan Bold, designed by Carol Twombly.

Source of Information:

Personal records, Funeral Homes and inventory of the cemetery.


The Historical Society and specifically the Cemetery Committee, wishes to acknowledge and extend a special thanks to Betty Sharp, Sue Epperhart and Carda Foster, all of Rowan County, for their work in inventorying this cemetery on July 10, 1997.

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All information contained in this document may be freely copied for personal use, however, none of the information in part or in whole, shall be used for profit.

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