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Shafter Burial Ground

Comstock Township

Kalamazoo County, Michigan

11 Entries

Transcribed 4/28/07

Credits

Photographed by:  Scott W. Grinder & Michelle Terry     4/28/07

Transcribed by:  Scott W. Grinder     4/28/07

Verified by:  Scott W. Grinder      4/28/07

 

This is the burial ground for the parents and other relatives of

Major General William Rufus Shafter.

 

 Links to our Kalamazoo County MI ALHN website:

Major General William Rufus Shafter

Major General William Rufus Shafter Burial Place

 

After the transcriptions are photos of unidentified markers and photos of the site.

 

Name

Birth

Death

 

 

Transcribers

Last

First

Middle

Date

Date

Age

Transcriptions

Comments

Aldrich

Job

H.

 

 

 

Capt. 13th US Inf. CW / Fell at the Battle of Nashville

Unable to identify this grave to the marker

Keith

Minerva

W.

 

8/29/1843

29y 8m 19d

Wife of C.L. Keith

 

Shafter

Top

Ann

Eliza

 

4/12/1889

51

Daughter of H.M. & E Shafter

 

Shafter

Top

Eliza

 

 

2/24/1864

48

Wife of H.M. Shafter

 

Shafter

Top

Hugh

W.

 

4/27/1882

63

 

 

Shafter

View

Mabel

B.

 

7/28/1879

10m 4d

Dau. of E. & N.B. Shafter

 

Shafter

Sarah

Ann

 

7/22/1835

16

Dau. of E. & N.B. Shafter

Unable to identify this grave to the marker

Sumner

View

Harriet

E.

10/1814

5/1891

 

 

 

Sumner

Ovid

M.

8/1851

3/1884

 

 

 

Sumner

Sarah

 

 

10/23/1849

66

Wife of Mathias Sumner

Unable to identify this grave to the marker

Sumner

Sarah

Ann

 

7/2/1835

 

Dau. of Mathias & Sarah Sumner

Unable to identify this grave to the marker

 

Unidentified Markers

 

Area Views

Path leading into the wooded area of the burial ground.

Hangar on the property.

Air strip on the property.

 

 

 

 

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