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Cook Cemetery

[AKA Earl Cemetery]

Pavilion Township

Kalamazoo County, Michigan

235 Entries

Transcribed 8/5/07

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Transcribed by:  Michelle Terry      8/5/07

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Name

Birth

Death

 

Row

Row

 

Transcribers

Last

First

Middle

Date

Date

Age

Number

Pos.

Transcriptions

Comments

Bailey

Alvo

J.

1859

1939

 

16

4

 

 

Bailey

Carrie

D.

1863

1957

 

16

6

 

 

Batey

Eliza

J.

 

2/10/1861

29y 10m

9

12

Wife of Joseph Batey / God made this great earth for man, and thus it makes us wonder, when life is just within the bloom, why he would call us younder.

Partially illegible

Batey

View

Joseph

 

 

11/7/1916

84

9

13

 

Partially illegible

Becker

Florence (Lance)

 

1907

1939

 

13

6

Wife

 

Boardman

Joseph

W.

11/9/1820

8/6/1900

 

20

5

 

 

Bohe

Unknown

 

 

 

 

12

4

Father

Illegible

Bohe

Unknown

 

 

 

 

12

5

His Wife / Mother

Illegible

Bohe Family Monument

View

Plot View

 

12

6

At Rest

Partially illegible

Brierly

Jean (Lemon)

 

1924

1999

 

10

13

 

 

Chipman

America

 

1827

1914

 

14

11

 

 

Chipman

Amos

 

 

2/27/1873

82y 5m

14

7

At Rest / We Miss Thou

Partially illegible / US Veteran Flag Stand

Chipman

Austin

H.

10/6/1835

5/25/1919

 

14

9

 

 

Chipman

Eleanor

C.

1872

1957

 

15

2

 

 

Chipman

George

B.

1862

1868

 

14

12

 

 

Chipman

Hiram

B.

1823

1871

 

14

5

 

 

Chipman

Homer

B.

10/10/1863

4/5/1864

 

14

6

Son of H.B. & M. Chipman

Partially illegible

Chipman

Luella

 

1868

1871

 

14

13

 

 

Chipman

Mary

 

1834

1872

 

14

5

 

 

Chipman

Thomas

E.

1867

1953

 

15

2

 

 

Chipman

Walter

 

1827

1871

 

14

10

 

 

Chipman Family Monument

View

 

15

4

 

 

Clary

Burton

E.

1909

1925

 

2

3

 

 

Coburn

Allean

 

1895

1958

 

4

6

 

 

Coburn

Anis

J.

1862

1948

 

9

16

 

 

Coburn

Arthur

N.

1866

1947

 

4

7

 

 

Coburn

Della

J.

1893

1975

 

12

14

 

 

Coburn

Ethlin

 

1919

1983

 

4

8

 

 

Coburn

Gerald

W.

1928

 

 

4

9

 

 

Coburn

Helen

 

1862

1941

 

4

7

 

 

Coburn

Henry

L.

1862

1915

 

9

17

 

 

Coburn

Lloyd

M.

1931

1959

 

12

15

 

Korea Flag Stand

Coburn

Lyle

V.

1919

1990

 

4

8

 

WWII Flag Stand

Coburn

Marian

A.

1931

2001

 

4

9

 

 

Coburn

Myrtle

E.

1899

1985

 

12

14

 

 

Coburn

Roy

W.

1891

1965

 

4

6

 

 

Coburn Family Monument

9

18

Cook

C.

T.S.

1846

1912

 

12

10

 

 

Cook

Chas.

T.S.

 

 

 

13

4

CO. B 56 PA INF.

GAR Flag Stand

Cook

Emma

J.

1846

1907

 

12

10

 

 

Cook

Samuel

 

1828

1861

 

5

7

 

 

Cook

Sarah

 

1828

1925

 

5

8

 

 

Cook / Hitchcock Family Monument

 

7

3

 

 

Corser

Austin

 

1887

1959

 

5

18

 

 

Corser

Myrtie

 

1885

1963

 

5

18

 

 

Cummings

Alice

A.

1847

1910

 

17

4

 

 

Cummings

Joseph

 

1843

1893

 

17

4

 

 

Cummings

Back

Kittie

W.

 

8/27/1881

1y 7m

16

11

Daughter of J.S. & A. Cummings

Paritally illegible

Cummings

Melvin

Burt

1869

1927

 

17

5

 

 

Cummings

Minnie

 

1882

1899

 

17

6

 

 

Cummings

Unknown

 

 

 

 

16

12

 Sister

 

Dean

Alice

M.

1853

1915

 

12

2

 

 

Dean

Angeline

 

 

6/29/1877

46

12

3

Wife of Ben

Partially illegible

Dewey

Joanna

 

 

3/12/1864

10y 5m 14d

18

3

This lovely bloom to us was given, to bud on earth and bloom in Heaven / Dau of Wm. & S. M. Dewey

Partially illegible / leaning against William M. Dewey's marker

Dewey

Juliett

 

 

4/3/1848

27y 8m

18

1

 

Partially illegible

Dewey

Seperate Marker

View

William

M.

6/4/1825

6/7/1870

 

18

2

 

GAR Flag Stand / Marker leaning on the back with W.M.D

Deyous

Philip

 

1840

1910

 

9

11

 

Partially illegible

Dibble

Charles

 

7/5/1805

11/28/1882

 

14

2

Father

 

Dibble

Frank

D.

1852

1927

 

5

17

 

 

Dibble

Ida

M.

1864

1932

 

5

17

 

 

Dibble

Prudence

 

6/16/1816

3/22/1889

 

14

4

Mother

 

Dibble Family Monument

Plot View

 

14

3

 

 

Dunlap

Marian

N.

1918

2003

 

1

7

 

 

Dunnington

Mildred

O.

1911

1991

 

3

2

 

 

Dunnington

W.

Eugene

1913

1976

 

3

2

 

 

Earl

Top View

Amanda

 

9/28/1828

1/22/1915

 

5

11

 

 

Earl

Eliza

J.

1863

1963

 

9

15

 

 

Earl

Top View

Henry

L.

9/2/1846

5/24/1877

 

5

13

 

 

Earl

James

A.

1854

1904

 

9

15

 

 

Earl

Top View

John

 

2/14/1825

10/17/1901

 

5

10

 

 

Earl

Latilla

 

 

1/3/1860

7m 11d

12

7

Dau of L.T. & A. Earl

Partially illegible

Earl Family Monument

Plot View

 

5

12

 

 

Forman

Ardith

M.

1937

 

 

3

5

 

 

Forman

Charles

J.

1890

1979

 

3

5

 

 

Forman

Charles

L.

1937

 

 

3

5

 

 

Forman

Ruby

M.

1895

1978

 

3

5

 

 

Foster

Dwight

 

1841

1921

 

12

9

 

 

Foster

Luella

 

1848

19--

 

12

8

 

 

Freer

Close-up

Family Plot View

David

 

 

1/12/1888

80y 9m 11d

16

1

Our Parents

 

Freer

Close-up

Family Plot View

Jane

 

 

11/7/1872

81y 9m

16

1

Our Parents

Partially illegible

Freer

Luther

 

 

2/17/1872

81y 11m 7d

17

1

At Rest

Partially illegible

Freer

Family Plot View

Phebe

 

 

1/11/1852

79y 5m 6d

16

2

Wife of Simon Freer

Partially illegible

Geschwendt

Bertha

S.

1890

1972

 

1

8

 

 

Geschwendt

David

 

3/11/1927

3/11/1927

 

2

2

Son of Fred and Bertha Geschwendt / Baby David

 

Geschwendt

Fred

G.

1892

1983

 

1

8

 

 

Graff

Flag Stand

Frank

A.

1935

1987

 

1

6

Father

B.P.O.E. Flag Stand

Green

George

 

1886

1954

 

14

21

 

 

Green

Harold

L.

1911

1994

 

15

8

 

 

Green

Leo

C.

1923

1977

 

15

8

 

 

Green

Matilda

 

1889

1947

 

14

21

 

 

Green

Ralph

J.

1921

1926

 

14

22

 

 

H.

E.

W.

 

 

 

10

6

 

 

Hamilton

Charles

B.

 

10/24/1854

1y 1m 13d

9

4

Son of D.L. & J.A. Hamilton

Partially illegible

Hamilton

Charles

W.

1859

1935

 

5

9

 

 

Hamilton

Clara

H.

1905

1994

 

4

5

I will fear no evil: For thou art with me.

 

Hamilton

Cora

S.

1861

1926

 

17

2

 

 

Hamilton

David

 

1830

1903

 

10

2

Father

 

Hamilton

Edgar

C.

1875

1959

 

4

5

I will fear no evil: For thou art with me.

 

Hamilton

Emma

P.

1860

1936

 

5

9

 

 

Hamilton

George

 

 

9/19/1861

1m

10

1

Son of H.H. & P.J. Hamilton

Partially illegible

Hamilton

Jane

A.

1835

1918

 

10

4

Mother

 

Hamilton

John

F.

1857

1945

 

17

2

 

 

Hamilton

Libbie

M.

 

9/8/1887

28y 5m 23d

9

6

Dau of D. L. & J.A. Hamilton

 

Hamilton

Morris

M.

1833

1907

 

10

5

 

 

Hamilton

Unknown

 

 

 

 

9

8

Father

Partially illegible

Hamilton

Unknown

 

 

 

 

9

2

Mother

Partially illegible

Hamilton

Unknown

 

 

 

 

9

9

Mother

Partially illegible

Hamilton

Nellie

G.

 

 

 

9

8

 

Partially illegible

Hamilton

Nellie

G.

1870

1892

 

10

5

Their Dau.

 

Hamilton

Phebe

O.

1838

1924

 

10

5

His Wife

 

Hamilton

Ury

 

 

10/15/1844

50

9

1

 

Partially illegible

Hamilton

Willie

 

 

8/5/1861

3d

9

7

M.M. & C.P. Hamilton / Little Willie

Partially illegible

Hamilton Family Monument

Plot View

 

10

3

 

 

Hartleroad

Effinger

D.

1891

19--

 

1

1

 

 

Hartleroad

Marie

E.

1896

1947

 

1

1

 

 

Hawkins

H.

A.

 

 

 

9

14

CO. I. 1st MICH. CAV.

 

Higgins

Ilah

 

1894

1956

 

3

3

 

 

Higgins

William

 

1892

1968

 

3

3

 

 

Hitchcock

Clara

B.

1857

1942

 

8

5

 

 

Hitchcock

R.

Henry

1859

1915

 

8

6

 

 

Hitchcock / Cook Family Monument

 

7

3

 

 

Hosley

Emery

W.

 

10/23/1862

20

9

5

Brother

GAR Flag Stand

Hosley

James

S.

 

9/15/1858

64

9

3

Father

 

Jenkins

John

J.

 

8/3/1843

6

5

2

Children of Peter & Mary Jenkins / With them at home

Partially illegible

Jenkins

Mary

Ann

 

2/13/1842

 

5

2

Children of Peter & Mary Jenkins / With them at home

Partially illegible

Jenkins

Peter

 

 

8/29/1865

 

5

1

 

Partially illegible

Johnson

G.

W.

1858

1930

 

4

2

 

 

Johnson

Ida

M.

1863

1888

 

4

3

 

 

Lance

Claire

S.

1905

1905

 

12

11

 

 

Lance

Orlando

J.

1858

1914

 

12

12

 

 

Lemon

Edna

S.

1890

1921

 

9

19

 

 

Lemon

Glen

H.

1877

1955

 

9

20

 

 

Lemon

Guy

E.

10/31/1919

6/5/1995

 

4

13

PVT US ARMY World War II

WWII Flag Stand

Lemon

Harma

M.

1922

2005

 

10

10

 

 

Lemon

John

H.

1913

1933

 

9

21

 

 

Lemon

John

H.

1944

1993

 

11

3

 

 

Lemon

Richard

H.

1921

1991

 

10

12

PFC US Army World War II

WWII Flag Stand

Lemon

Stanley

H.

2/23/1918

2/7/1980

 

10

11

C M SGT US AIR FORCE World War II Korea

WWII Flag Stand

Lichtenheld

Julia

M.

1/19/1930

 

 

16

14

Together in Eternity

 

Lichtenheld

Robert

H.

3/7/1930

10/13/1993

 

16

14

Together in Eternity

 

Maffit

George 'Jack'

T.

1902

1976

 

17

7

 

 

Maffit

Ruth

A.

1901

1985

 

17

7

 

 

Magee

Ella (Lance)

 

1871

1955

 

13

5

 

 

Magee

Thomas

J.

1857

1943

 

12

13

 

 

McGausey

Top View

Back

Adelia (Taylor)

 

5/13/1838

7/4/1898

 

10

8

Wife of Charles A. McGausey / Gone but not forgotten / Former Wife of L. Taylor

Partially illegible

McGlashen

Eugene

C.

11/27/1924

 

 

2

1

Married: 3/1/1947

 

McGlashen

Lois

L.

3/8/1926

2/3/1986

 

2

1

Married: 3/1/1947

 

Mills

Russell

Stanley

1921

1979

 

3

4

PVT US ARMY World War II

WWII Flag Stand

Miner

Bernice

F.

1912

2000

 

1

5

 

 

Miner

Clifton

J.

1903

1971

 

1

5

 

 

Nay

Betty

 

1/27/1919

1/30/1991

 

20

7

In Loving Memory Don, Wayne, Allyn, Betty, Mary, Gordon

 

Nay

Ward

 

5/10/1921

10/29/1992

 

20

7

In Loving Memory Don, Wayne, Allyn, Betty, Mary, Gordon

Flag Stand

Parkhurst

Emily

E.

 

 

 

20

9

 

 

Parkhurst

Gaylord

 

 

 

 

20

8

 

 

Parkhurst

George

 

1863

1943

 

20

12

 

 

Parkhurst

Mary

A.

1859

1952

 

20

11

 

 

Parkhurst Family Monument

Plot View

 

20

10

 

 

Parmenter

Grove

A.

1884

1943

 

4

11

Father

 

Pence

Frances

 

1902

1987

 

7

5

 

 

Pence

J.

C.

1897

1981

 

7

5

 

 

Pierce

Deo

 

1882

19--

 

1

4

 

 

Pierce

Fern

I.

1888

1957

 

1

4

 

 

Poore

Monty

 

1948

1955

 

4

10

 

 

Radford

View

Eliza

Jane

10/12/1840

1/20/1864

 

14

1

Dau of C.& P. Dibble / Wife of John Radford / Why, when life is sweet as clover, like a veil, it seems it's over.

Partially illegible

Ralph

James

 

1821

1882

 

4

4

 

 

Ralph

William

 

1854

1864

 

4

1

 

 

Reinig

Jacob

 

1851

1933

 

16

13

 

 

Reinig

Mary

 

1868

1948

 

16

13

 

 

Robinson

Cecil

 

 

1891

 

11

1

 

 

Rosa

Garret

 

 

7/15/1869

78

14

14

 

Partially illegible

Scharping

Fred

F.

1893

1976

 

15

7

Married: 6/18/1921

 

Scharping

Top

Separate

View

Herman

 

 

2/11/1904

2y 10m 24d

14

17

Son of J. & M. Scharping

Original small stone still behind this larger headstone.  Initials H. S.

Scharping

John

F.

1891

1961

 

15

5

Married: 3/11/1913

 

Scharping

Joseph

H.

1860

1919

 

14

18

 

 

Scharping

Mary

A.

1891

1974

 

15

5

Married: 3/11/1913

 

Scharping

Mary

R.

1903

1982

 

15

7

Married: 6/18/1921

 

Scharping

Minnie

 

1864

1955

 

14

19

 

 

Scharping

Will

 

1886

1960

 

14

20

 

 

Scharping Family Monument

Plot View

 

15

6

 

 

Sikorski

Pearl

 

1898

1943

 

14

15

 

 

Simington

Lisa

Marie

1996

1997

 

5

19

 

 

Smith Joshua 2 4 Unmarked Grave

Stermer

Nicholas

E.

1931

2005

 

20

6

Married: 6/30/1956

 

Stermer

Rossetta

A.

1936

 

 

20

6

Married: 6/30/1956

 

Stevens

Robert

J.

1939

 

 

20

13

In the sky an eagle glides on the road a biker rides one's on the wing, the other wheels but each one knows how the other feels

 

Stocking

Etta

B.

1874

1922

 

8

7

 

 

Tando

Albert

 

1857

1922

 

5

16

 

 

Tando

Vernie

E.

1890

1946

 

5

15

CORP. CO. C. HDQS. B.N.G.H.Q.

 

Tassell

George

E.

1876

1955

 

5

20

 

 

Tassell

Mina

M.

1878

1959

 

5

20

 

 

Tassell

Ruth

 

1904

1923

 

5

21

 

 

Taylor

Top

Alice

 

5/11/1877

11/12/1877

 

18

4

Dau of N. S. & M. F. Taylor

Partially illegible

Taylor

Elsa

S.

1913

1984

 

19

4

 

 

Taylor

Frances

 

1855

1930

 

18

6

 

 

Taylor

Grace

C.

1897

1967

 

18

7

 

 

Taylor

Isiah

C.

 

7/11/1878

18

10

7

Son of M.H. & D. Taylor

Partially illegible

Taylor

M.

H.

1831

1894

 

10

9

Father

 

Taylor

Nathan

S.

1856

1924

 

18

5

 

 

Taylor

Military

Ralph

R.

1915

1976

 

19

4

T SGT US Air Force World War II

WWII Flag Stand / Bronze plaque on back

Thompson

Etta

C.

1862

1943

 

15

1

 

 

Thompson

Frank

 

1857

1930

 

17

3

 

 

Thompson

Henry

 

 

3/16/1888

55

16

5

At Rest

Partially illegible / GAR Flag Stand

Thompson

Nellie

E.

1869

1907

 

16

9

Dau of H & E Thompson / I have finished the work which thou gavest me to do

 

Thompson

Willis

 

1859

1924

 

15

1

 

 

Tomaszewski

Beryldene

J.

1923

1981

 

4

12

Daughter of Grove & Laura Parmenter

 

Towsley

Myron

L.

1845

1863

 

5

6

 

GAR Flag Stand

Towsley

Susan (Pardee)

1826

1913

 

5

4

 

 

Towsley

Walter

 

 

 

 

8

3

Son of M.L Towsley

 

Towsley

William

H.

1843