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Green Bower Cemetery
Alamo Township
Kalamazoo County, Michigan
281 Entries
Transcribed 10-1-06

Credits

Data Compiling by:  Gayle Griffin     4/06

Photographs by:  James Blue     9/06

Transcribed by:  James Blue / Scott W. Grinder     10/1/06

Verified by:  Michelle Grinder     10/7/06

 

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Name

Birth

Death

 

Section

Row

Row

 

Transcribers

Last

First

Middle

Date

Date

Age

Number

Number

Position

Transcription

Comments

Abraham

Alice

E.

1855

1935

 

4

9

2

 

 

Abraham

Emily

 

2/28/1828

3/4/1901

 

3

8

5

His Wife

 

Abraham

Francis

B.

1849

1918

 

4

9

1

 

 

Abraham

William

 

10/7/1811

6/20/1888

 

3

8

5

 

 

Abraham Family Monument

View 2     View 3

Family members:  William & Emily Abraham

3

8

5

Mother & Father

 

Abrams

Charles

A.

1858

1867

 

4

3

4

 

 

Abrams

Clarence

E.

1867

1869

 

4

3

3

 

 

Abrams

Nancy

 

1840

1885

 

4

3

2

Mother

 

Abrams

William

A.

1833

1869

 

4

3

1

Father

 

Adams

Emma

B.

1884

1966

 

3

12

2

 

 

Adams

Helen

J.

1930

1975

 

2

10

1

1 Cor. 13

 

Adams

Joseph

B.

1857

1935

 

3

12

1

 

 

Adams

Joseph

B.

1908

1964

 

3

12

4

 

 

Adams

Reta

L.

1913

1956

 

3

12

3

 

 

Adolphus

Gustaves

 

 

 

 

2

1

11

 

Illegible Marker

Alford

Martha

 

1816

1909

 

3

4

1

And Children

 

Alford

William

 

1799

1849

 

3

4

1

And Children

 

Alling

Chester

G.

1909

1995

 

4

17

1

Married 10/21/1929

 

Alling

Elizabeth

E.

1910

2004

 

4

17

1

Married 10/21/1929

 

Alling

Monument Back

Roland

Edward

1/16/1934

5/28/2001

 

4

17

2

Rollie' 'Ron' / Married 10/11/1952 / Loving Parents Of Dave, Mitch And Cindy

Grave 3

Alling

Monument Back

Shirley

Jean

12/29/1934

 

 

4

17

2

Nee: Herbert / Married 10/11/1952 / Loving Parents Of Dave, Mitch And Cindy

 

Andrews

Eliza

C.

1831

1900

 

2

13

3

 

 

Andrews

George

 

1859

1934

 

2

13

1

 

 

Andrews

Theadore

 

1809

1886

 

2

13

4

 

 

Blanchard

Cora

E.

 

 

 

2

8

2

 

Only the name on the marker

Blanchard

Dale

Jay

 

12/6/1995

 

2

11

5

 

Temporary Marker

Blanchard

Ellis

J.

 

12/30/1975

73

 

 

 

 

Unmarked Grave

Blanchard

John

L.

1/7/1931

1/23/1992

 

2

11

6

CPL US Army - Korea

 

Blanchard

Nina

Jean

 

10/17/1996

 

2

11

5b

 

Unmarked Grave Next to her husband Dale

Blanchard William                

Unmarked Grave

Brondyke

Carol

 

1938

 

 

2

10

4

 

 

Brondyke

Neil, Jr.

 

1938

1973

 

2

10

4

 

 

Bronson

Helen

D.

6/6/1923

10/22/2000

 

1

10

1

Mom

 

Brown

Eliza

VanTrauk

 

9/25/1900

87

 

 

 

 

Unmarked Grave

Brown

Jermiah

 

 

1/1/1899

87

 

 

 

 

Unmarked Grave

Brugler

Everett

G.

11/10/1889

12/15/1964

 

4

7

2

Ohio - Cpl Corps Arty Park - Word War I

 

Brugler

Rex

E.

2/16/1925

8/3/1971

 

4

7

3

 

 

Burgen

Deborah

Ann

7/4/1955

7/4/1955

8h

 

 

 

 

Unmarked Grave

Caldwell

Charles

M.

1929

1981

 

2

14

1

Married 1/26/1954

 

Caldwell

Virginia

L.

1936

 

 

2

14

1

Married 1/26/1954

 

Carpenter

Edwin

 

 

5/4/1852

11

 

 

 

Son of T,G, & L. Carpenter

Unmarked Grave

Carpenter

Close-up

Eunice

M.

 

 

 

3

11

3

 

Illegible Marker

Carpenter

G.

W.

1835

1904

 

3

11

1

 

 

Chamberlain

Phebe (Andrews)

 

1849

1926

 

2

13

2

 

 

Chamberlain

Thomas

 

 

11/18/1842

77

1

2

1

 

 

Chapman

Ada

P.

1897

1976

 

3

11

6

 

 

Chapman

Arthur

B.

 

 

 

4

6

1

 

Illegible Marker

Chapman

Don

H.

1894

1955

 

3

11

6

 

 

Chapman

Helen

A.

1905

1995

 

3

13

4

 

 

Chapman

Laurence

V.

1905

1992

 

3

13

4

 

 

Chapman

Millard

F.

1859

1934

 

3

11

4

Father

 

Chapman

Myrtie

M.

1872

1936

 

3

11

5

Mother

 

Crane

Elijah

 

 

 

 

3

3

5

 

Illegible Marker

Crane

Elizabeth

 

 

 

 

3

3

3

 

Illegible Marker

Crane

Melissa

 

 

 

 

3

3

3

 

Illegible Marker

Crane

Rosa

 

 

 

 

3

3

5

 

Illegible Marker

Crock

Arleen

J.

1956

1981

 

3

9

3

 

 

Cross

Deloss

J.

 

9/2?/1854

7m 15d

 

 

 

Son of Philander S. Cross

Unmarked Grave

Desness

Edward

J.

1881

1967

 

4

15

1

 

 

Desness

George

H.

1879

1968

 

4

15

1

 

 

Desness

Lottie

B.

1887

1971

 

4

15

1

 

 

Ehlers

Alice

M.

1893

1963

 

4

13

5

 

 

Ehlers

Baby

 

 

2/19/1935

8m

 

 

 

 

Unmarked Grave

Ehlers

Otto

D.

1882

1950

 

4

13

4

 

 

Emery

Cyrus

W.

1849

1932

 

4

8

9

Father

 

Emery

Father

 

 

 

 

4

8

2

 

Illegible Marker

Emery

Labon

D.

1847

1910

 

4

8

8

Father

 

Emery

Mother

 

 

 

 

4

8

2

 

Illegible Marker

Esman

Bonnie

K.

1942

 

 

2

10

2

Married 6/11/1965

 

Esman

Harvey

C.

1945

2000

 

2

10

2

Married 6/11/1965

 

Esman-Bower

Tyler

 

 

9/25/1989

 

2

11

1

Our Precious Son / Darin & Rhonda

 

Finch

Baby

Girl

 

4/21/1959

 

 

 

 

 

Unmarked Grave

Fisher

Ann

Jane

1860

1938

 

1

7

2

Mother

 

Fisher

Avilla

 

3/11/1854

2/5/1862

 

1

5

2

Dau of H. & S. Fisher

 

Fisher

Daniel

L.

1855

1926

 

1

7

3

Father

 

Fisher

Mary

B.

X

X

 

1

5

1

Dau of R. & S. Fisher

Partially Illegible

Fisher

Reuben

 

1816

1908

 

1

6

3

 

 

Fisher

Sarah

 

1827

1914

 

1

6

2

 

 

Flora

Arleen

V.

1940

1941

 

1

9

1

 

 

Flora

Arlie

E.

1909

1993

 

1

9

2

 

 

Flora

Frances

H.

1910

1992

 

1

9

2

 

 

Flora

Michael

J.

3/25/1957

6/20/1957

 

1

9

2

 

 

Follett

Ancel

 

 

 

 

2

4

7

 

Illegible Marker

Follett

Irvina

L.

 

 

 

2

4

9

 

Illegible Marker

Follett

Close-up

Irving

B.

 

9/20/1864

22y 1m 12d

2

4

10

Son of Luther & Lucia Follett

 

Follett

Lucia

 

 

8/7/1852

47y 2m 23d

2

4

5

Wife of Luther Follett

 

Follett

Luther

 

 

9/3/1866

62y 7m 9d

2

4

6

 

 

Follett

Sophia

 

 

2/6/1862

6y 5m 1d

2

4

8

Dau of Luther & Eliza Follett

 

Fowser

 

 

 

 

 

2

12

3

 

Illegible Marker

Frazee

Rhoda

 

 

11/5/1873

64y 29d

4

1

2

 

 

Frazee

Robert

 

 

6/23/1868

1y 7m

4

1

1

Son of W. & M. Frazee

 

Frazee

Robert

 

 

12/17/1875

68y 4m 25d

4

1

3

 

 

Fyler

Charles

W.

1854

1929

 

1

8

4

 

 

Fyler

Elizabeth

A.

1863

1948

 

1

8

3

 

 

Gage

Daniel

Guy

 

8/2/1964

79

4

7

1

 

Illegible Marker

Gage

Emma

 

 

10/1/1962

86

4

7

1

 

Illegible Marker

Glas

Thomas

A.

1971

1974

 

1

13

1

 

 

Green

Charlotte

 

 

 

 

2

6

2

 

Illegible Marker

Green

P.

J.

 

 

 

2

6

5

 

Illegible Marker

Green

Polly

M.

 

 

 

2

6

1

 

Illegible Marker

Green

Samuel

 

 

 

 

2

6

3

 

Illegible Marker

Green

Unknown

 

 

 

 

2

6

4

 

Illegible Marker

Green Family Monument

Family members:  Charlotte, P.J., Polly M., Samuel & an unknown burial

2

7

1

 

Illegible Marker

Gruizenga

Samuel

 

6/28/1924

1/31/1979

 

2

11

2

US Army

 

Hall

Addie (Abraham)

 

1857

1886

 

4

10

4

 

 

Hall

Baby

 

 

 

 

4

10

0

 

Unmarked Grave

Hall

Emily

 

 

 

 

4

10

2

 

Illegible Marker

Hall

Hiram

 

 

1/16/1902

73y 10m

4

10

1

My Husband / Gone But Not Forgotten

 

Hall

Horace

R.

1851

1901

 

4

10

3

Father

 

Hanmer

Catherine

 

1852

1948

 

1

7

1

Aunt

 

Harrington

Otto

 

12/1873

6/1933

 

1

11

1

 

 

Holmes

Marie

 

 

12/4/1897

70

 

 

 

 

Unmarked Grave

Ingraham

Julia

P.

 

6/27/1866

35y 3m 15d

4

2

2

My Daughter / Nancy   VanVranken

 

James

Amanda

M.

 

9/13/1814

31

2

3

8

Dau of M.L. & L. James

 

James

Berlan

E.

1912

1989

 

3

10

7

 

 

James

Charles

H.

1899

1964

 

3

9

2

 

 

James

Charles

W.

1865

1937

 

3

9

1

 

 

James

Dorothy

M.

1914

1993

 

3

10

7

 

 

James

Grace

M.

1874

1961

 

3

10

4

 

 

James

John

R.

 

10/26/1880 (?)

18

3

10

5

Son of J.W. & L.A. James

 

James

John

W.

1822

1905

 

3

10

3

Father

 

James

Laura

A.

1836

1915

 

3

10

2

Mother

 

James

Lillian

E.

1873

1958

 

3

9

1

 

 

James

Lucinda

 

 

4/13/1860

68

2

3

7

Wife of U.L. James

 

James

Phebe

 

 

4/1/1849

87

2

4

1

Wife of Amos James

 

James

Ronald

L.

 

11/4/1935

 

3

10

6

 

 

James Family Monument

Family members:  Grace, John R., John W. & Laura

 

 

 

 

 

Jerrett

H., Jr.

Ross

1918

2006

 

4

15

2

 

Temporary Marker

Johnson

Asahel

 

 

2/8/1849

19y 6m

2

3

3

Son of D. & S. Johnson

 

Johnson

Monument

Edith (Henry)

C.

 

7/23/1865

47y 10m

2

5

6

Wife of T. Johnson

Has second marker with  initials E.C.H.J.

Johnson

Elizabeth

 

 

10/14/1838

58

2

1

1

Wife of John Johnson

 

Johnson

Father

 

 

 

 

2

2

3

Father

Illegible Marker

Johnson

Foster

 

6/28/1807

4/14/1881

 

2

2

1

 

 

Johnson

John, Jr.

 

6/30/1811

2/9/1855

 

2

1

2

 

 

Johnson

Laura

H.

3/28/1806

4/21/1853

 

2

2

1

 

 

Johnson

Monument

Lois (Beamus)

 

 

4/3/18?8

26y 1m 2d

2

5

7

Wife of T. Johnson

Separate marker with initials

Johnson

Monument

Louisa (Clark)

 

 

 

 

2

5

8

Wife of T. Johnson

 

Johnson

Lydia

S.

 

 

 

2

3

2

 

Illegible Marker

Johnson

Mother

 

 

 

 

2

2

2

Mother

Illegible Marker

Johnson

Sarah

E.

 

2/10/1849

7y 11m

2

3

4

Dau of D. & S. Johnson

 

Johnson

Timothy

 

 

1/3/1873

59y 6m 10d

2

5

2

 

 

Johnson Family Monument

Johnson Family Plot View

Family members:  Asahel, Lydia S. & Sarah A.

 

 

 

 

Photo

Johnson Family Monument

Johnson Family Plot View

Family members:  Edith (Henry), Lois (Bemus) & Sarah E.

 

 

 

 

 

Jones

Eliza

 

7/29/1855

6/11/1914

56

 

 

 

 

Unmarked Grave

Kling

Ann

E.

1942

 

 

2

17

1

Married 8/7/1965

 

Kling

Richard

E.

1935

 

 

2

17

1

Married 8/7/1965

 

Kloosterman

Dave (Douwe)

 

1914

1990

 

1

12

1

Married 12/21/1936

 

Kloosterman

Mildred

M.

1918

1990

 

1

12

1

Married 12/21/1936

 

Knight

Rebecca

Joyce

 

8/30/2000

 

2

11

4

Our Baby

 

Losey

Emily

Janel

1972

1983

 

2

11

3

Born Above

 

Meacham

Elizabeth

E.

1922

 

 

2

10

3

Married 8/30/1941

 

Meacham

Military Marker

Richard

L.

7/4/1921

7/3/1990

 

2

10

3

Married 8/30/1941 / Pfc US Army - World War II

 

Montague

Festus

 

 

8/28/1850

40

1

1

1

 

 

Morgan

Glenn

R.

1921

1987

 

2

12

2

Pvt US Army World War II

 

Morgan

Veola

E.

1914

1954

 

2

12

1

 

 

Mott

Albert

 

1854

1916

 

4

12

6

 

 

Mott

Barbara

J.

1920

2001

 

2

15

4

Married 5/3/1941

 

Mott

Ella

A.

1881

1908

 

4

12

5

 

 

Mott

Ione

Eadith

1/6/1898

8/4/1901

 

4

12

4

 

 

Mott

Irene

 

 

7/28/1875

2

4

12

3

 

Illegible Marker

Mott

Judy

A.

12/22/1944

5/20/2001

 

2

15

3

 

 

Mott

Lewis

 

1825

1913

 

4

13

2

 

 

Mott

Margaret

 

1827

1912

 

4

13

2

His Wife

 

Mott

Robert

B.

1917

1984

 

2

15

4

Married 5/3/1941

 

Musselman

Jane

 

 

2/25/1901

70

 

 

 

 

Unmarked Grave

Newland

George

A.

 

 

 

2

1

12

 

Illegible Marker

Newton

David

A

11/11/1928

 

 

3

14

1

Married 8/13/1949

 

Newton

Georgia

A.

3/7/1925

11/28/2001

 

3

14

1

Married 8/13/1949

 

Nichols

Baby

 

4/17/1987

4/17/1987

 

 

 

 

 

Unmarked Grave

Nichols

Baby

 

3/9/1988

3/9/1988

 

 

 

 

 

Unmarked Grave

Otto

Francis

A.

 

4/11/1865

11y 23d

3

8

1

Son of J.W. & L. Otto

Marker partially buried

Palmer

Close-up

John

H.

 

10/29/1899

59y 2m 29d

4

4

2

 

 

Palmer

Nancy

M.

 

2/23/1904

82y 10m 20d

4

4

4

Grandmother

 

Palmer

Paul

 

 

 

 

4

4

0

 

Unmarked Grave

Palmer Family Monument

Family members:  John H., Nancy M. & Paul

4

4

3

 

 

Peet

Lowell

Frank

1926

 

 

2

15

1

Married 4/2/1948

 

Peet

Margaret

'Jean'

1925

????

 

2

15

1

Married 4/2/1948

 

Pratt

Rockwell

 

 

 

 

3

3

1

 

Partially Illegible

Pratt

William

 

 

6/21/1848

81

3

3

2

 

Partially Illegible

Pruitt

Fred

E.

1942

1943

 

1

10

2

 

 

Reese

Eunice

 

 

5/10/1882

75

2

8

5

Wife of J. Reese

 

Reese

John or James

 

 

2/6/1886

76y 11m

2

8

5

 

Partially Illegible

Reese Family Monument

Family members:  John/James & Eunice

2

8

5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Richason

Clair

W.

1897

1961

 

1

8

1

 

 

Richason

Pearl

E.

1895

1966

 

1

8

2

 

 

Roeder

Arnold

N.

1898

1963

 

4

16

1

Married 2/18/1927

 

Roeder

Hazel

M.

1893

1972

 

4

16

1

Married 2/18/1927

 

Ruse

Father

 

 

 

 

2

8

6

 

Illegible Marker

Ruse

Mother

 

 

 

 

2

8

4

 

Illegible Marker

Short

Flora

B.

2/13/1905