Back to the
Dunton Homesite Archive
Back to the Cemetery Listings Main Page
The Idaho Springs Cemetery, Idaho Springs, Colorado
Idaho Springs is a small mining town about 40 miles west of Denver, Colorado on Interstate 70. The Idaho Springs Cemetery has an interesting grave marker for a child named Blanche Dunton, daughter of William and Alice Dunton. She died at the age of six years on November 14, 1899.
The grave site is "famous" in this small town since it is one of the most interesting tombstones in the Cemetery. The monument erected on her grave depicts a cement log cabin playhouse. It is about five feet tall, two feet wide with front door and chimney. The tombstone is very nice and seems to indicate parents that cared very much about their young daughter and were perhaps wealthy.
The town historical society has no additional information. If you have any information about this girl and this family, please email us at .
This information is republished, for educational purposes. Text and images carry the copyright of their respective creators. This page may be freely linked but not duplicated in any fashion.
Copyright © 1996-2018 by The Dunton Family Organization -- All
The Dunton Homesite is the property of The Dunton Family Organization
This page was last Updated January 29, 2018.
[The Homesite Webstore][Dunton Times][Dunton GeneWeb Project][Dunton Research Library][Homepage]