Roslyn, Kittitas County, Washington 98941
The Order of Knights of Pythias (KP) was founded in 1864, and based its rituals on the story of Damon and Pythias, a Greek tale of trust and loyalty in friendship. Welcome Lodge # 30 of the Knights of Pythias was chartered in Roslyn on November 15, 1887. This cemetery contains several graves of miners killed in the May 10, 1892 mine explosion. It was noticed at least 13 additional burial plots that either didn’t have information or were not legible. New Knights of Pythias Cemetery in Roslyn was established in 1930’s.
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