ALSO KNOWN AS UNION CEMETERY
Branch County, Michigan
Cemetery located on Colon Road in Batavia Twp. where Tripp Road meets Colon Road or
M-86. Recorded by Lucile and Colleen Batterson on June 28, 1979.
Row 1 East end of cem.
Johnson, John Jay, 1821-1896 Adah, w/o John Jay Johnson, 1823-1900
Row 2 North to South
Olds,William A., 1866-1884
Devens,Alpheus A., d: June 15, 1851 1y,1m,3d.
Phelps,Ellen M., d: May 17,1860 16y,28d. d/o Peter and Catherine Phelps
Preston,Johnny M., s/o E. and H. Preston, d: April 10,1872 22y,5m.
James E., s/o E. and H. Preston, d: June 12,1862 1y,2m,10d.
Hurley,Almeda (Ameda), b: Jan. 13, 1853 d: March 1, 1871
Nancy, b: Jan. 11, 1809 d:April 11, 1891
William, b: Oct. 11, 1806 d: April 13, 1863
Seward,Baby, s/o L. A. Seward, d: June 23, 1875 1y, 3m, 13d.
Bertie, s/o L. A. Seward, d: Oct. 22, 1870 age illegible
Burton,Jenny A., d/o L. N. and M. W. Burton, d: March 11, 1862
Row 3 South to North
Smith,James K., d: March 25, 1864 19y,6m,13d.
John, s/o S. and P. Smith, d: April 17, 1873 21y,9m,8d.
Graves,Elijah L., d: July 17, 1872 60y,3m.
Jennett L., s/o Elijah L. Graves, d: March 18, 1874 57y.
Herburt, s/o Elijah L. and Jennett Graves, (no dates)
Covey,Helen L., w/o R. W. Covey, d: Aug. 14,1870 35y,5m,9d.
Cora A., d/o R. W. and H. L. Covey, d: June 12, 1868 6y,8m,6d.
Adelia J., w/o R. W. Covey, d: Oct. 30, 1857 19y,1m,22d.
Parker,Sarah, d/o S. D. and C. Parker, d: Feb. 3, 1850 1y,6m,18d.
Row 4 North to South
Broughton,Francis J., 1871-1897
Mary E., d/o H> and H. Wilkinson, d: Sept. 20, 1848 2y,5m,13d.
Wilkinson,Henry A., s/o H. and H. Wilkinson, d: Jan. 17, 1851 6m,11d.
Helen A., d/o H. and H. Wilkinson, d: Sept. 13, 1854 3m,10d.
Loomis,Sarah, w/o H. M. Loomis, d: July 21, 1854 26y.
Row 5 South to North
Rickard,Kittie, d/o J. and A. Rickard, d: Nov. 3, 1872 4m.
Holcomb,Warren, d: Sept.3, 1881
Ensley,John J., s/o John and Lydia Ensley, d: May 11, 1851 1y,6m,5d.
Olds,Eva L., d/o C. and E. Olds, d: April 12, 1852 1m,10d.
Reed,Clarinda C. E., d/o E. P. and A. Reed, d: June 29, 1858
Sprague,Mary, d/o H. and D. Sprague, d: Feb. 15, 1874 7m, 21d.
Alfred, (dates illegible)
Mary, w/o (illegible) (dates illigeble)
Name broken off and missing, d: April 27, 1873 67y.
Row 6 North to South
Mitchell,Demma, w/o Byron Mitchell, d: March 11, 1868 25y,1m,12d.
Maycema (?) (dates illegible)
Shaffer,Mertie, w/o Henry Shaffer
Lippincott,Roseanna P., w/o C. C. Lippincott "Departed this life the 22nd day of the fifth month" May, 1862 41y,5m,26d.
Dunham,Carolus, d: Aug. 17, 1861 43y.
S. Alma, w/o Carolos Dunham, d: June 21, 1869 39y,2m.
Little Ed, s/o Carluc and Alma Denham, d: March 25, 1858 6m,10d.
Sias Wright, s/o Carlus and Alma Dunham, d: May 18, 1853 8y,7m,21d.
Eldred,Mary A., w/o J. Eldred, d: June 16, 1863 50y,2m,21d.
William H., s/o J. and M. A. Eldred, d: April 11, 1863 21y,7m,4d. "Died in Nashville, Tenn.
Electa r., d/o J. and M. A. Eldred, d: March 24, 1863 17y,6m,18d.
Wilcox,Jerusha, w/o Joseph Wilcox, d: July 28, 1856 65y,4m,12d.
Joseph, d: Nov. 12, 1865 74y, 7m,8d.
sarah A., d/o J. and J. Wilcox, d: May 14, 1862 37y,4m,16d.
Row 7 South to North
Burch,Crandle, d: April 1, 1856 40y.
Perlina J., d/o C. and M. Burch, d: June 3, 1855
Field,Philander, d: Sept. 29, 1854 21y,4m,23d.
Sias, d: april 10, 1864 70y.
Luhenda, w/o Silas Field, d: June 13, 1852 57y,10m.
Martin,Polly, w/o Jesse Martin, b: July 16, 1793 d: Sept. 17, 1873
Jesse, d: Feb. 17, 1865 81y,4m.
Row 8 North to South
"Sir name broken off and missing" 75y,2m,12d.,
Brown,Nettie E., d/o G. C. and Sarah L. Brown, d: July 21, 1871 2y,1m,6d.
Allie, d/o G. C. and Sarah L. Brown, d: Jan. 30, 1873 11y,10m.
Ward,Our Libbie, d/o H. and E. ward, d: May 4, 1860 7y,6m.
Reik,Mary A., d/o M. and R. Reik, d: Aug. 17, 1865 24y,6m,17d.
Mary, w/o Jabob Reik, d; March 1, 1854, 78y,4m,11d.
Carpenter,Dulcina, d/o E. S. and A. Carpenter, d: April 24, 1855 3y,16d.
Row 9 South to North
Webb,Lucy, w/o W. F. Webb, d: Dec. 22, 1877 66y,3m,13d.
William F., d: Jan. 15, 1862 49y,10m,20d.
Webb,Martha, w/o William Webb, d: June 1, 1881 91y,1m,6d.
William, d: Jan. 7, 1861 73y,3m,10d.
John, d: Jan. 13, 1854 39y.
Martin,Seth L., s/o Ira and Mary R. Martin, d: Aug. 6, 1851 2y,3m,29d.
Morey,William P., d: May 11, 1865 "In memory of my husband"
Lucy, w/o William P. Morey, d: Aug. 19, 1856 34y.
Frank, s/o Wm. P. and L. Morey
"Our Little Charlie, s/o Wm. P. and A. S. morey (no dates)
Row 10 North to South
Noyes,cynthia, d/o Samuel P. and Cynthia Gates Noyes, d: Sept. 28, 1882 76y,4m,7d.
Gates P., 1818-1906
Alderman,Jennie B. 1866-1900
Skinner,William, d: April 18, 1886 87y,4m,19d.
Mary Ann, w/o William Skinner, d: June 1, 1874 57y,11m,5d."They have fallen asleep. It is Well.
Hanks,Zorilda D., d/o A. and M. A. Hanks, d: Sept. 25, 1854 1y,4m.
Betsey, w/o Jacob Hanks, d: May 12, 1857
Hanks,Mary A., w/o A. Hanks d: Aug. 9, 1868 41y,4m,9d."Go home my friends. dry up your tears. I must lay here Till Christ appears"
Archibald, d: Oct. 15, 1887 78y.
Matilda, w/o Archibald Hanks, d: May 14, 1886 55y,6m."Gone from our hearts"
Adelia G., d/o A. and M. A. Hanks, d: May 8, 1861 19y,7m.
Covey,Orison, d: May 14, 1872 65y,4m.
Elvira, w/o Orison Covey, d: March 134,1870 63y,6m. "Hope on"
,"First stone buried too deep to read"
Lucas,Willie, (no dates)
Mary M. (no dates) "children of J. W. and E. Lucas