Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Meet the Oakes

Found this interesting gentleman and lady at Bellefontaine Cemetery in St. Louis.

Peter Oakes

Annie V. Oakes
I have not been able to find much information on them, but I still wanted to share. I was able to find the death certificate for Peter Oakes.

Annie Vernon Oakes
Beloved wife of
Peter Oakes
August 16, 1835
March 17, 1898

Here is the full views of both.


  1. Where did you find his death certificate?

  2. Missouri State Records are online http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/#search