Poplar Hollow Road, Rowan County, Kentucky

Location of Cemetery:

From Morehead, west on Rt. 32 to Rt. 377 (Cranston Road), right on Rt. 377 10.3 miles to Poplar Hollow Road (near the Hickory Flats Lookout Tower), left on Poplar Hollow Road 0.4 mile to first road on the left (still Poplar Hollow Road), left and drive 0.3 miles to end of the road. Barn and small path up hollow and to left of field, up to bottom of the hill, 0.4 mile. Park and walk up tractor path approximately 0.3 mile to fork. Take right fork and walk about 300 feet to Daniel Boone tree marker, walk about 65 yards to the cemetery.

Note: Cemetery is now on Government land, but at one time was a pear orchard.

Laid to Rest here:

Name   Born     Died   Stone Notes
Fraley, Daniel 1858 1908 SS "Husband to Sarah Davis & Isabelle Springs"
Fraley, James M. 1906 [ca 1919] STN "Son of Daniel & Isabelle Fraley"
Fraley, Ross 1896 [ca 1899] STN "Son of Daniel & Isabelle Fraley"
Fraley, Rowe or Roe [      ] 1911 STN "Son of Daniel & Isabelle Fraley"


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:

Survey of the cemetery.


The Historical Society and specifically the Cemetery Committee, wishes to acknowledge and extend a special thanks to Dana Mathews and David and Merilyn Fraley of Morehead, Kentucky for their work in surveying this cemetery on 28 Nov 1997, and to Dewie E. Black of LaBelle, Florida for the documentation.

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