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Riverview Cemetery


Pete Nocks has transcribed some of the early records from the Riverview Cemetery located in Aurora. There are more than 13,000 burials in the cemetery. Below is a list of the first burials. The source is the cemetery burial permits.

Pete also writes that he has photos of all burial permits from Riverview Cemetery in Aurora. These permits have a lot of information, dob, dod, nativity, marital status, cause of death, parents names, burial location, residence, place of death, occupation, some even have obits posted next to them. He would be glad to email the permits to anyone.


Riverview Cemetery
Laughery Creek Road,
Aurora, IN
Dearborn County

Name: DOB: | DOD: | Misc. 1: | Misc.2:


Jones, Jesse: 5/27/1809 | 8/12/1869, | Chester PA

Spekert, Jacob: 1847 | 8/13/1869 | Germany | S/O Daniel & Apolane

Chambers, Margaret: 1833 | 9/22/1869 | Ireland | D/O James O'Connell

Goodrich, Mariah: 6/20/1807 | 9/22/1869 | New York | Dropsy

Junken, Amma: 3/22/1864 | 10/01/1869 | Dearborn CO. | D/O Michal& Margart

Smith, Jeremah: 8/2/1833 | 7/4/1869 | Kentucky | S/O William & Rachel

Redding, Matilda: 1/10/1818 | 11/11/1869 | Kentucky | D/O Jsom Brown

Lamkin, Hiram D.: 8/9/1865 | 11/10/1869 | Croup | S/O Thomas & Margaret

Wright, Sarah Jane: 2/14/1823 | 4/3/1869 | Heart Disease | D/O Jorham & Isis Clark

Wright, Stewart: 7/22/1856 | 9/7/1857 | Inf.of bowel | S/O Thomas & Sarah

Walker, Harry Eugene: 5/29/1867 | 7/12/1868 | Inf.of brain | S/O Geo. W. & Anna

Baster, Barbara: 6/8/1812 | 12/14/1869 | Bav.Germany | D/O Adam & Cath. Junker

Chambers, Josiah: 3/14/1863 | 1/21/1866 | Diptheria | S/O Wm.& Margaret

Fickenscher, John: 3/4/1862 | 7/27/1862 | S/O John P.G & Barbara

Martin, Nettie: 3/8/1861 | 1/16/1870 | Illinois | D/O Mark & Matilda

Lampkin, Thomas: 3/5/1831 | 2/13/1870 | Consumption | S/O Hiram Lampkin

Small, Julia: 6/8/1838 | 5/6/1870 | Portland, IN | D/O Aron/Elisabeth Hart

Beal, George: 1/31/1845 | 5/14/1870 | Consumption | S/O Peter & Sarah

Weber, Sallie: 10/30/1869 | 6/9/1870 | Spoted Fever | D/O Wm. & Mary

Smith, Wilkinson: 5/28/1869 | 6/27/1870 | Measles | S/O James & Emily

Swift, Mary: 2/4/1870 | 7/18/1870 | Spoted Fever | D/O John & Mary

Hunt, John: 5/8/1810 | 7/21/1870 | New York | S/O Obediah Hunt

McClelland, Jane: 8/13/1869 | 8/1/1870 | Measles | D/O Wm.J & Jane

Mueller, Kenny: 8/4/1869 | 8/15/1870 | Summer Complaint |S/O John & Mary

Babel, Geo L: 12/13/1813 | 8/22/1870 | Germany

Lewis,Melissa: 6/22/1848 | 9/4/1870 | Consuption | D/O Jacob & Amanda Cox

Beinkamp, Ella Mary: 7/18/1867 | 10/5/1870 | Wooping cough | D/O C.D. & Louisa

Beinkamp, William: 3/21/1863 | 6/14/1866 | Diptheria | S/O C.D. & Louisa

Huckery, John F.: 7/29/1839 | 10/3/1862 | Cincinnati, OH | S/O, Frederich

Geigolat, John: 4/14/1786 | 7/3/1849 | Baveria, Germany | S/O Anthony

Infant: 12/10/1857 | 12/10/57 | Michael & C.J. Geigolat

Mueller, George: ??/??/???? | 3/22/1864 | Dyptheria | S/O John & Mary Mueller

Mueller, Frederick: ??/??/???? | 9/19/1860 | Wooping Cough | S/O John & Mary

Draper, Curtis: 7/28/1861 | 12/20/1870 | Typhoid Fever | S/O John & Sarah

Miller, William: 9/9/1863 | 2/3/1871 | S/O Joseph & Susanah

Day, Carrie: 11/1/1868 | 9/6/1870 | Choleria | D/O George & Jenny

Small, Henry: 4/9/1824 | 9/24/1870 | Consumption | S/O Eleager & Margaret

Gear, Mary: 10/22/1868 | 7/5/1871 | Wooping Cough | D/O Henry & Anna

Ellingsworth, Joseph: 10/19/1819 | 2/7/1871 | Yorkshire England | S/O James & Hanna

Frazier,Charles D.: 12/21/1870 | 2/13/1871 | Pleurisy | S/O A.Judson & E Belle

Frazier, William: 12/4/1836 | 4/13/187 | Consumption | S/O Randall & Elizabeth

Braunagel, Leonara: 3/9/1853 | 11/18/1854 | Spasims | d/o Egidius & Barbara

Braunagel,Simon: 6/30/1863 | 10/10/1865 | Croup | s/o Ed. & B Braunagel

Hearing, Emma: 4/8/1856 | 9/6/1857 | Inf.of the bowels | d/o Mathew & Doris

Hearing, Otto: 1/8/1858 | 7/17/1858 | Choleria | s/o Mathew & Doris

Hearing, Mathew: 9/18/1865 | 11/21/1865 | s/o Mathew & Doris

Miller, James: 8/20/1815 | 4/25/1871 | Hamilton Co.,OH, | s/o Henry & Mary Jane

Miller, Caroline L.: 7/26/1818 | 12/28/1865 | Nicholas Co.,KY | d/o Ed./Mary Henderson

Miller, John William: 9/23/1846 | 9/2/1847 | Summer Complaint | s/o James & Caroline

Frazier, Randall: 2/24/1808 | 11/23/1856, Ohio | s/o William & Sarah

Giffin, William: 7/16/1804 | 4/30/1871 | Hamilton Co.,OH | Consumption

Feustel, Mary Louisa: 10/27/1848 | 5/3/1871 | Saxony, Germany | w/o Frank Feustel

Kastner, Phillip: 11/21/1852 | 4/5/1853 | Spasims | s/o Phillip & Mary

Kastner, Charles: 4/20/1857 | 8/14/1857 | Spasims | s/o Phillip & Mary

Kastner, Frederick: 8/20/1855 | 12/27/1855 | Spasims

Campbell, Aureliu: 4/15/1842 | 11/6/1867 | Cincinnati, OH | d/o John & C Gugoldt ?

Smith, Infant: 5/6/1871 | 5/6/1871 | Still born | c/o James L. & Emily

Chisman, Elizabeth B.: 3/23/1813 | 5/6/1871 | Lyphoid Pneumonia | d/o Thom.& Rachel Baker

Givan, Angeline: 4/9/1834 | 11/29/1867 | Diabetis | d/o Elias & E,B,Chisman

Pfister, Johan B.: 1/7/1832 | 5/28/1871 | Germany | s/o Balthacer/Cartirina

Lingelfelter, Jesse: 4/30/1870 | 5/29/1871 | Brain Fever | s/o Jess B & Lizzo E

Brumblay, John: 1/15/1781 | 8/3/1853 | Dropsey | Married

Brumblay, Elizabeth: 5/1/1788 | 10/11/1854 | Inf. Rheumatism | Widow

Hinds, John: 4/1/1813 | 7/5/1849 | Pennsylvania | s/o Benjamin & Betsy

Miller, Franklin P.: 2/11/1853 | 2/11/1853 | s/o O.P. & Elizabeth

Cotton, John P.: 1/6/1871 | 7/4/1871 | Brain Fever | s/o Fracis P.& A.M

Giffin, Mary: 4/24/1804 | 7/8/1871 | Pennsylvania | d/o David/Sally Bowers

Allen, Blanche: 2/23/1870 | 7/9/1871 | Flux | d/o Charles & Ella

Giegoldt, Salome: 7/4/1818 | 7/12/1871 | Bavaria, Germany | c/o A Bernhartd

Hamilton, Nancy: 12/14/1807 | 7/30/1871 | Fayette Co.,PA | d/o Geo./Sar.Barniclow?

Sanberry, Mary: 7/15/1818 | 8/18/1871 | Kentucky | d/o ? & Cath Schafer

Stier, Carrie: 7/21/1868 | 8/21/1871 | d/o John & Francis

Levy,Marcy: ??/??/???? | ??/??/1871 | Flux

Rand, ? : 8/25/1870 | 9/3/1871 | Summer Complaint | c/o ? & Susan

Buile ?, Mary: ??/??/1793 | 9/4/1871 | old age | not known

Hauremeier,Infant: 10/8/1871 | 10/8/1871 | d/o Frank Hauremeier

Green, William: 8/12/1817 | 10/15/1871 | s/o Stephen & Martha

Anderson, Mahalu ? : ??/??/???? | 10/29/1871 | Kentucky | Consumption

Fox, Wm ? : 8/23/1866 | 11/7/1871 | s/o ? & Sarah Fox

Webber, George: 3/10/1859 | 11/16/1871 | s/o Wm & Mary

Steel, Emma: 8/22/1850 | 11/24/1868 | Consumption | d/o ? & Mary Steel

Allen, Mary A.: 6/16/1845 | 12/23/1856 | Kenton Co., KY | d/o Wm & Hanna

Somerfeel ?, Darrce: ??/??/???? | 12/9/1871 | c/o ? Somerfeel ?

Wymond, Harry: 9/17/1854 | 12/10/1871 | s/o ? & Mary Wymond

Davis, Mary E.: 11/16/1820 | 1/1/1872 | Consumption | d/o Lazarus/Mary Cheek

Withrow, James: 10/8/1791 | 12/30/1871 | Fayette Co.,PA

Roseback, Henry: 12/10/1871 | 1/6/1872 | s/o John & Helen

Rudolph ?, Louis: 1/10/1872 | 1/10/1872 | Still born | c/o Louis & Anna

Thompea ?, Susan: 7/22/1860 | 1/29/1872 | Hemorrhage | d/o Geo.& Molly

Rand, Thomas: 7/26/1872 | 3/30/1872 | s/o Tho. & Susan

Schofeld, Mary: ?/21/1807 | 3/30/1872 | England | d/o ? & Alice Swift

Draper,Infant: 4/7/1872 | 4/8/1872 | c/o H & M.E.Draper

Davis,Anna: 12/9/1866 | 12/26/1866 | Congestion | d/o E H & Mary E.

Bailey, Jonathan: 7/18/1830 | 2/23/1844 | Ohio Co.,IN, | s/o ohn & Ellen

Bailey, ? : 9/18/1833 | 4/18/1845 | Ohio Co.,IN | c/o John & Ellen

Bailey, John S.: 2/26/1806 | 6/29/1854 | Massachusetts | s/o Lewis & Mary


Thanks to the volunteers who submitted the information above!