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BUTCHER CEMETERY - OLD GERMAN CEMETERY


You will find the BUTCHER CEMETERY - also known as the OLD GERMAN CEMETERY in PLEASANT GROVE TOWNSHIP, DES MOINES COUNTY, IOWA (Section 13 - Northeast Corner). You can reach this cemetery by taking Highway 61 out of Burlington, Iowa - going North - for approximately 10 miles. You will come to a 'P' road where you will go West for approximately 3 1/2 miles. You will then need to turn and proceed South for approximately 1/2 of a mile, turn again and proceed West approximately 1 mile, turn again and proceed South approximately 5/8 of a mile. You will find the Cemetery on the West side of the road. 

GERLING, CHAS. F.
Born December 4, 1847
GERLING, LOUISA
March 4, 1858 - March 27, 1902 WIFE
GERDES, FRED
April 12, 1859 - March 14, 1942
GERDES, HELENE
November 12, 1856 - May 10, 1903 Age 56y 5m 28da
SWCHWAS, A. ELIZABETH
February 7, 1821 - January 9, 1891
SWCHWAS, JOHANNIS
July 12, 1819 - April 13, 1901
FINKE, KARL
September 16, 1890
BANNIER, FRANK
July 27, 1896 - October 30, 1896
BUTCHER, WILLIAM
Died March 11, 1874 Age 66y
BUTCHER, ELIZABETH
Died January 1, 1871 Age 52y 11m 26da WIFE
KEMERY, CHRISTIAN
Died April 20, 1891 Age 84y
RETHEMIER, HENRY
Died February 6, 1899 Age 64y
RETHEMIER, F.E.
Died October 12, 1885 Age 44y
RETHEMIER, JOHANN H.S.
September 4, 1848 - March 1, 1870 SON OF J.H. & G.
RETHEMIER, CHRISTINE
February 1808 - August 1887
RETHEMIER, CAROLINE W.

FINKA, ELSEBINA
Gest Den November 12, 1884 Alter
MILLER, CHARLES
Died November 10, 1893 Age 73y 4m 10da
MILLER, EZRA WILSON
Born January 17, 1852 - December 28, 1868
MILLER, SARAH J.
October 24, 1859 - July 25, 1870
MILLER, LUCINDA
May 8, 1870 - August 11, 1870