Locals say a woman who was hanged after being accused of being a witch haunts Lafayette Pioneer Cemetery. Her apparition has been seen standing or walking through the graveyard. Some have heard her laughing, and one person claims to have caught her voice on tape saying “Run Home!” Others say they have been chased out of the cemetery, and found deep cuts all over their backs afterward.
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- NE Duniway Road and NE Dawn Ln
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- 45.251016661382586, -123.10139608387544
- Yamhill County, Oregon
- Nearest Towns:
- Lafayette, OR (0.8 mi.)
Dayton, OR (2.4 mi.)
Carlton, OR (4.7 mi.)
Dundee, OR (4.8 mi.)
McMinnville, OR (5.5 mi.)
Saint Paul, OR (6.7 mi.)
Newberg, OR (7.1 mi.)
Yamhill, OR (7.5 mi.)
Amity, OR (10.7 mi.)
Butteville, OR (12.7 mi.)
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