WEEPING TREE A CHERRY TREE KEEPING VIGIL OVER SENATOR LEWIS LINN’S GRAVE WEPT WHEN HIS BODY WAS MOVED IN 1905. HIS BODY WAS RETURNED HERE IN 1938. MISSOURI FOLK ARTS PROGRAM WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2021
In the image below, also courtesy of Ste. Genevieve Tourism Department, the cherry tree now keeps vigil over the senator’s final resting place and the marker. Visitors can find the marker, tree, and burial place at the Memorial Cemetery, across the street from 12 N. 5th St, Ste. Genevieve, MO 63670, USA.