SIEFKEN FAMILY PLOT
You will find the SIEFKEN FAMILY PLOT in PLEASANT GROVE CEMETERY, DES MOINES COUNTY, IOWA (Section 35 - Northeast corner). You will need to take 'T' road NORTH out of Danville, Iowa for approximately 1 mile - turn East for approximately 1 mile - turn North for approximately 2 miles - turn East again for approximately 1/2 of a mile - turn South and proceed for about 2 blocks. You will need to go through a farm gate and a feeding lot for about a block. The plot is fenced in and lined with cedar trees. There are no stones but each grave has been marked with a metal frame.
SIEFKEN, JOHN DIEDRICK
Born March 29, 1835 Died November 7, 1906 Married in Oldenberg, Germany
SIEFKEN, GESKA MARGRETA (SWENGLES)
WIFE OF JOHN. They came to America in 1866 and lived near Danville, Iowa.
Born October 11, 1865 died November 20, 1870
Born August 1869 Died October 21, 1879