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Lexington 2010 populaton was 4,726 at the 2010 censuss, about 40 miles east of Kansas City and is part of the Greater Kansas City Metropolitan Area.,

CEMETERY:

Machpelah Cemetery: Not a Jewish cemetery, apparently the Neill family had a family plot within the grounds.One son became a notorious criminal called Hoodoo Brown but named Hyman Neill. The Neill family was a traditional Southern family from Lee County, Virginia settled here in the 1830s. Hyman's father practiced law and would have joined the Confederacy when the American Civil War began, however, he decided he could not disavow his oath to support the Constitution and ended up joining the Union. This choice, coupled with his wife's death, caused him to move his family to Warrensburg, Missouri after the war. The son became notorious: Hoodoo Brown - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

 

 
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