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Riverside Cemetery

Charleston Township

Kalamazoo County, Michigan

152 Entries

Transcribed 8/24/07

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Photographs by:  Scott W. Grinder     3/1/06 & 5/1/07

Photographer Assisted by:  Fran VerHey-Glass

Transcribed by:  Kathleen Brockway     6/1/07

Transcribed by:  Scott W. Grinder     8/24/07

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Name

Birth

Death

 

Map

Row

Row

 

Transcribers

Last

First

Middle

Date

Date

Age

Location

Number

Pos.

Transcriptions

Comments

Adrian

John

1876

1945

111

9

13

Barnhart

Sabina

M.

1877

1963

126

11

7

Mother

Billington

Top

George

W.

1839

1916

 

75

6

5

 

 

Billington

Top

Hannah

 

1843

1917

 

75

6

5

 

 

Bronson

Close-up

David

S.

 

10/11/1884

79

13

1

14

 

 

Burch

Rosie

E.

1883

1963

113

9

15

Byington

Mary

1813

1899

84

6

7

Mother

Byington

Top

Randall

 

1806

1887

 

85

6

8

Father

 

Caray

Close-up

Side View

Flag Stand

View

Ananias

E.

 

2/16/1882

65y 8m 9d

49

4

15

Father

 

Caray

Close-up

Side View

View

Elizabeth

 

 

4/18/1879

63y 18d

49

4

15

Mother

 

Caray

Susan

J.

1846

1925

54

4

18

Caray

William

A.

1841

1927

54

4

18

Carey

Alma

 

1863

1959

 

52

4

15

Mother / Middle name obtained from the sexton's records

 

Carey

E.

Frank

1866

1954

53

4

17

Father

Chichester

View

Elizabeth

 

 

10/7/1875

88

92

7

1

Wife of Samuel Chichester

 

Chichester

View

Samuel

 

 

10/1/1867

90

91

7

2

 

Partially Illedgible / Death & age obtained from the sexton's records

Clinton

Henry

 

 

8/10/1873

72

9

1

11

 

Base Only / information obtained from the sexton's records

Cory

Chas.

J.

1833

1909

30

2

7

Cory

Close-up

Close-up

View

Gratia

W.

 

9/2/1857

51y 2m 5d

28

2

10

Wife of Dea. Joseph Cory

Age obtained from the sexton's records

Cory

Joseph, Dea.

 

 

6/6/1892

91y 17d

29

2

9

The Prayers Of David The Son Of  Jesse Are Ended  PS 72:20

 

Cory

P., Capt.

G.

 

 

 

129

3

3

Co. L Michigan 6 Mich. Calvary

 

Cory Family Monument

M

2

8

Crossfield

Top

Elva

E.

1853

1905

 

119

10

1

Wife of F.O. Crossfiled

Wife note obtained from the sexton's records

Crossfield

Close-up

Top

Flag Stand

Frank

O.

1856

1918

 

118

10

3

G.A.R. Flag Stand

 

Crossfield Family Monument

 

M

10

2

 

 

Daken

S.

M.

83

6

6

Co. I 20 Mich. Inf.

Davis

View

Salina

O.

 

4/29/1844

 

93

8

1

 

Death obtained from the sexton's records

Deming

Caleb

3/7/1847

76y 2m 17d

94

8

2

Durand

Hettie

V.

 

8/11/1874

5m 18d

56

4

20

Daughter of Luvern & Emma Durand / …That to us was dear and …  Whose sparkling eye …

Death & age obtained from the sexton's records

Earl

Top

Albina

 

1843

1907

 

101

9

2

Dau of J. & M. Earl

 

Earl

Herbert

S.

1857

1929

100

9

1

Earl

Jesse

1813

1897

103

9

4

Earl

Mary

1819

1888

102

9

3

Earl / Holmes Family Monument

 

M

9

5

 

 

Flanders

Amanda

 

7/25/1805

3/11/1889

 

35

2

1

Pioneer Homesteaders of this Property

 

Flanders

James

R.

4/10/1872

36

33

2

3

Flanders

Joseph

 

3/8/1804

11/27/1888

 

35

2

1

Pioneer Homesteaders of this Property

 

Flanders

Riley

P.

9/25/1834

2y 11m 10d

34

2

2

Son of J. & A. Flanders

Flanders / Gardner Family Monument

Monument Base

Plot View

Plot View

 

M

2

4

 

 

G.

M.

 

 

 

 

64

3

5

 

Marker broken into pieces / Information obtained from the sexton's records

Gardner

Maria

L.

 

6/29/1886

48

32

2

5

Wife of V.T. Gardner formerly wife of J.R. Flanders

 

Flanders / Gardner Family Monument

Monument Base

Plot View

Plot View

 

M

2

4

 

 

Gilbert

Close-up

Close-up

View

John, Rev.

B.

 

4/22/1848

42

22

2

15

Asleep in Jesus Parting Time

Death obtained from the sexton's records

Gray

Mathew

9/9/1866

75

76

5

9

Green

Sylvester

4/6/186?

26y 10m

127

3

4

Partially Illedgible

Harmon

Edwin

1849

1929

7

1

7

Harmon

Mercy (Hobbs)

1811

1880

8

1

8

Harris

View

Adaline

C.

 

8/31/1880

48y 6m 20d

45

4

10

Our Mother / Wife of Daniel Harris

Relief of hand pointing down & angel wings / Information obtained from the sexton's records

Harris

Albert

 

 

12/19/1836

13y 8m 23d

39

4

4

Son of James & Sally Harris

 

Harris

Caroline

D.

 

7/7/1845

1y 6m 25d

38

4

3

Dau of S. & M. Harris

Death and age obtained from the sexton's records

Harris

Close-up

View

Charles

 

 

9/26/1874

28y 2m

36

4

1

Son of G. & M. Harris

Base Only / Death and age obtained from the sexton's records

Harris

View

Daniel

 

 

4/23/1875

49y 7m 25d

44

4

10

My Husband / Adaline C. Harris

Broken marker under a bush

Harris

Cham'lin

 

 

8/23/1871

57y 6m

37

4

2

Marcia

Information obtained from the sexton's records

Harris

James, Dr.

10/19/1866

81y 9m 13d

42

4

7

Harris

Jay

R.

1861

1937

47

4

12

Harris John           4 8   Unmarked Grave

Harris

Louisa

 

 

2/22/1848

18y 8m 2d

41

4

6

Dau of James & Sally Harris

Death, age & parents obtained from the sexton's records

Harris

Sally

11/6/1846

58y 11m 14d

40

4

5

Wife of James Harris

Harris

Close-Up

Close-Up

Willard

8/3/1853

5m 24d

46

4

12

Son of D. & A.C. Harris

Higgs

Josephine

 

 

1/26/1878

29

59

3

9

Beloved Wife of David McCallan Higgs / Gone But Not Forgotten

 

Hobbs

Malinda

E.

1803

1874

6

1

6

Hobbs

Mercy

1791

1861

5

1

5

Holden

Decatur

11/8/1845

30

43

4

9

Holmes

Flag Stand

View

Alvin

P.

1828

1903

 

104

9

6

Co. H 13th Mich. Vol. Inf.

G.A.R. marker

Holmes

Top

Cordelia

 

1840

1904

 

105

9

7

Wife of Alvin P. Holmes

 

Holmes / Earl Family Monument

 

M

9

5

 

 

Hulbert

Katie

1896

1970

125

11

6

Hulbert

William

1889

1962

125

11

6

Jackson

Asa

1836

1926

120

11

1

Jackson

George

A.

1872

1931

121

11

2

Jackson

Lena

May

1872

1959

122

11

3

James

Flag Stand

Melville

S.

9/27/1849

8/9/1850

 

95

8

3

Son of J. & C.S. James

Birth obtained from the sexton's records / G.A.R. marker

Joy

Top

Plot View

Comfort

 

4/23/1787

8/10/1869

 

88

7

4

Father

 

Joy

Top

Plot View

Cynthia (Kingsley)

 

2/10/1806

12/14/1895

 

89

7

3

Mother / Wife of Comfort Joy

 

Joy

Top

Plot View

Thaddeus

 

6/25/1846

10/28/1907

 

90

7

5

Thad

 

Lamkin

Bertha

E.

1876

1951

123

11

4

Lamkin

James

1871

1938

123

11

4

Martin

Mary

 

 

10/7/1884

71

63

2

14

Wife of William Martin

Unmarked Grave / information obtained from the sexton's records

McGoldrich

Christopher

1862

1892

80

5

13

McGoldrich

Hugh

B.

1879

1931

86

7

7

McGoldrich

Mary

A.

1835

1903

81

5

14

McGoldrich

Thomas

1829

1896

82

5

15

McGoldrich

William

J.

1874

1876

79

5

12

McGoldrich Family Monument

 

M

5

16

 

 

Merrell

Top

Charles

W.

7/28/1837

4/12/1900

 

65

5

7

Co. H 2nd Reg. Mo. Cavalry

 

Merrell

Top

Harriet

N.

11/10/1834

4/10/1906

 

66

5

6

 

 

Moore

Golda

Ellen

1900

1988

After

10

7

Norton

Albert

1832

1918

97

8

5

Norton

George

1879

1903

97

8

5

Norton

Louisa

1834

1918

97

8

5

Ohmer

Virgil

B.

1910

1955

 

110

9

12

Engraving of Mason's emblem

 

Peet

Anna (Cory)

V.

1857

1919

31

2

6

R.

S.

 

 

 

 

15

1

9

S.R.

Information obtained from the sexton's records

R.

W.

S.

 

 

 

14

1.5

2

 

Unmarked Grave / information obtained from the sexton's records

Ralph

Caroline

B.

 

5/31/1871

3y 9m

58

3

10

Dau of Wm & E. Ralph

Age obtained from the sexton's records / relief of a lamb on stone

Ralph

Top

George

 

1/13/1804

10/1/1893

 

20

2

18

Father

 

Ralph

Top

Hattie

 

5/27/1801

7/27/1895

 

19

2

19

Mother / Wife of George Ralph

 

Ralph

Susan

 

 

2/14/1847

7y 2m 14d

18

2

20

Dau of George & Hetta Ralph

 

Ralph

Warren

S.

 

10/6/1866

25y 5m

17

2

21

Son of George & Hetta Ralph / Gone But Not Forgotten

 

Reynolds

Top

Ibrahim

1823

1907

1

1

1

At Rest

Reynolds

Top

Mariah

E.

1830

1890

 

2

1

2

Mother / Wife of I. Reynolds / At Rest

 

Rice

Eustice

E.

8/1/1849

4/21/1852

96

8

4

Son of E.F. & M.S. Rice

Rice

Merritt

J.

 

11/10/1863

 

11

1

13

Son of J. & S. Rice

Death and transcription obtained from the sexton's records

Rice

Sarah

P.

 

5/23/1870

36

10

1

12

Wife of Joseph Rice

 

Ridler

James

4/25/1824

1/27/1896

98a

8

8

Father

Ridler

Mary

5/23/1833

2/28/1897

98

8

7

Mother

Ridler Family Monument

Plot View

 

M

8

6

 

 

Rogers

Close-up

Side View

Henry

D.

7/13/1880

68

48

4

14

Father

Rogers

Close-up

Side View

Lucy

 

 

9/26/1878

68

48

4

14

Mother / Wife of Henry D. Rogers

 

Sherwood

Salome

9/9/1816

51

23

2

13

Wife of Henry Sherwood

Shyer

Top

Hettie (Stilwell)

E.

10/31/1858

3/7/1873

 

57

4

21

Dau. Of J.F. & M.A. Stillwell

 

Staake

Harrey

C.

1898

6m

128

3

1

Stafford

Close-up

Base

Side View

Francis

8/9/1799

9/16/1869

87

7

6

Mother

Stafford

Close-up

Base

Side View

Stutely

10/7/1799

4/7/1872

87

7

6

Father

Standeford

Nettie (Striebel)

1907

1945

109

9

11

Stearns

Close-up

Emma

1869

1945

124

11

5

Stearns

Close-up

J.

Eric

1908

1936

124

11

5

Steuard

George

W.

1813

1910

78

5

11

Father

Steuard

Lydia (Gray)

1816

1892

77

5

10

Mother

Stilwell

Close-Up

James

F.

6/28/1819

12/8/1909

 

55

4

19

Father

top of stone shaped like open book with transcription, wheat sheaves above names

Stilwell

Close-Up

Mary

Ann

11/2/1824

12/15/1893

55

4

19

Mother

see James F. Stillwell

Storey

Margaret

1846

1938

16

2

22

Striebel

Christena (Wortinger)

1870

1932

106

9

8

Striebel

Edna (Wortinger)

1888

1911

108

9

10

Struble

George

H.

1840

1923

21

2

16

Struble

Sarah

M.

1844

1907

21

2

17

His Wife

Taylor

Top

Betsey

C.

11/18/1807

2/16/1865

68

5

4

Taylor

Top

Dwight

 

1839

1865

 

70

5

2

Co. I 13th Reg Mich Vet. Vol. Inf. / In Memory Of

 

Taylor

Top

Flora

E.

1/20/1836

8/28/1906

67

5

5

Taylor

Top

Hannibal

A.

12/12/1805

11/26/1883

69

5

3

Taylor

Top

Herbert

H.

10/1/1844

4/27/1854

71

5

1

In Memory of

Taylor

Top

Thaddius

G.

9/8/1840

1/21/1843

71

5

1

In Memory of

Unknown

 

 

 

 

 

12

1.5

1

 

Unmarked Grave / information obtained from the sexton's records

Unknown

View

1

10

Illedgible Marker

Unknown

24

2

12

Illedgible Marker

Unknown

130

3

2

Illegible stone in bush

Unknown

 

 

 

 

 

27

3

11

 

Unmarked Grave / information obtained from the sexton's records

Unknown

 

 

 

 

 

50

4

98

Row 4 or 5?

Unmarked Grave / information obtained from the sexton's records

Unknown

 

 

 

 

 

51

4

99

Row 4 or 5?

Unmarked Grave / information obtained from the sexton's records

Unknown

5

8

Unknown

 

 

 

 

 

99

8

9

 

Unmarked Grave / information obtained from the sexton's records

Unknown

 

 

 

 

 

112

9

14

 

Unmarked Grave / information obtained from the sexton's records

Unknown

114

10

10

Wheeler

Elizabeth (Corey)

 

6/15/1821

10/22/1899

 

4

1

4

Wife of John M. Wheeler and widow of J.Z. Smith

 

Wheeler

John

M.

3/19/1814

5/17/1894

3

1

3

Father / At Rest

Wheeler

Close-up

Sophia

 

 

3/10/1844

3

25

2

11

Daughter of I.M. & E. Wheeler

Death year and parents initials obtained from the sexton's records

Whiting

C.

Pitt

1855

1921

62

3

6

Whiting

Geo.

W.

1825

1908

60

3

8

Whiting

Jane

E.

1828

1910

60

3

8

Whiting

Wilbur

L.

1858

1955

61

3

7

Winches

Separate Marker

Close-up

Henrietta

 

6/10/1811

1/2/1852

40y 21d

74

6

4

Mother / Wife of J. Winches

Also has another marker at #5

Winches

Jacob

5/12/1805

9/18/1891

73

6

2

Father

Winches

Top

Close-up

John

 

2/5/1858

7/15/1909

 

72

6

1

El Miria Temple / Galveston, Texas

 

Winches Family Monument

 

M

6

3

 

 

Wortinger

Charles

 

1909

1981

 

116

10

6

Father / Married 8/1/1928 / Together Forever

 

Wortinger

Edward

M.

1895

1969

115

10

8

Wortinger

Jennie

I.

1906

1968

 

116

10

6

Mother / Married 8/1/1928 / Together Forever

 

Wortinger

L.

B.

1886

1911

107

9

9

Wortinger

Merna

B.

1918

1996

After

10

5

Wortinger

Murdy

P.

1911

1982

After

10

9

Wortinger

William

Gus

1902

1963

117

10

4

 

 

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