THE Missouri Crismon Family Cemetery

Located in Maries County, Missouri and dating back to 1833. 


Arlington National Cemetery

The very first person buried in the Arlington National Cemetery was Union Army William Henry Christman of Company G, 67th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry.  Our Distant Cousin was buried on May 13, 1864.  Since then more then 300,000 people have been buried in the Arlington National Cemetery.   If you visit Arlington, PFC William Christman lies in Section 27 what was originally known as the Lee Rose Garden near the Lee-Custis Mansion area.



Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery

Military awarded the Silver Star Medal and

        buried in Fort Sam Houston Cemetery, San Antonio, Texas : 

          William Crismon, Sr. – US Army * «

Robert Leatherwood, Sr. – US Army * «

Ray Yoquelet – US Army  *  «


Other military members buried at Fort Sam Houston :

Bessie Crismon – wife of William, Sr.

Esther Yoquelet - wife of Ray Yoquelet

John Vick – US Marines

Billy Joe Crawford – US Army

James Brinker – US Air Force

Jimmy Armstrong – US Army

Jack Shey – US Air Force

Gary Yoquelet – US Army

Max Bowman – US Air Force

Family members that may be buried at Fort Sam Houston :

JoAnn Bowman, wife of Max Bowman

William Crismon, Jr. – US Navy

Laura Crismon, wife of William Crismon, Jr.

Frederick Crismon – US Navy

Georgia Crismon, wife of Frederick Crismon 

Robert Leatherwood, Jr. – US Air Force

Mary Crismon, wife of Robert Leatherwood, Jr.

Tony Crismon – US Marines

Norma Crismon, wife of Tony Crismon

Kenneth Crismon – US Army

Shaun Cummings – US Navy

Curtis Yoquelet – US Army