Merton Township Cemetery

 Recorded July 31 1985 by Ron Houghtelin, Owatonna, Minnesota                                                                                                                                                                                       

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      This cemetery is located in Merton twp N/W Corner of sect 16.  Entrance is from the twp road 1/4 mile north of
Steele Co Road #12. Mowed and on a hill is well drained. The cemetery  is fenced with the gate on the east side of the cemetery. Some of the older markers are broken and some are probably lost. 

Anderson                                                                      
     Ole (father)            1830-1905                                         
     Helena (mother)     1834-1907                                          
     Mary                      1861-1931                                        
     Ida                         1881-1965                                          
     Ole                         1874-1952                                         
     Rudolph L              1909                                             
     Raynond C             1909                                             
     Olive  I                   1900                                               

Baker                                                                         
     Arthur B                1874-1947                                           
     Matilda                  1877-1955   oss   

Bunyan                                                                        
     Thomas         
Aug 8 1856 - June 14 1923                                  
     Betsy          
Sept 16 1846 - Feb 2 1877                                 
     MOTHER         
Apr  2 1820 - May 5 1903                               
     Isabell        
Feb 3 1844  - Oct 31 1910                                
     Christy        
Sep 18 1950 - Aug 28 1910 

Burns                                                                         
     Baby Inf/o AH & B
Aug 27 1883 -  Feb 22 1884                            
     Alvin H "   "   "
Feb 19 1883 - Feb 19 1887                              
     Baby stone (n//d) illegible 

Cady                                                                        
       Rev Edgar (father)  d
Mar 10 1901  age 85y  EC (FS)                   
       Emil A w/o Rev Edgar d
Mar 3 1897  age 78y  EAC(FS)                     
       George B  
Oct 22 1818 - Jan 29 1870        GBC(FS)                     
       Ebenezer  
May 23 1850 - Feb 19 1870        EC(FS) Ebenez 

Carlton                                                                      
       Albert O             1859-1880                                           
       Dexter                1819-1890                                          
       Caroline             1820-1903                                           
       Merritt               1900-
       Frank C             1854-1943                                             
       Rollin F              1894-1960                                            
      Guy Dexter s/o BD & HR  d
Jun 7 1885  Age 3m 2d 

Chamberlin                                                                   
      Matilda 
Nov 2 1842 - Sept 6 1917
      Martin N   d
Apr 17 1914  age 74y 5m (Post 81 GAR)

 Deits                                                                                                
     C H        d
Jan 17 1876 age 14y 1m 28d (old marker vhtr)      

Ellis                                                                        
     Mary J           
Oct 18 1877- Oct 31 1877

Gallea                                                                         
    William Loyd   
May 3 1902 - Feb 22 1903  

Gedicke                                                                       
    Leo               
Apr 17 1890 - Feb 29 1960                                 
    Minnie           
June 30 1892 - Aug 31 1936                             
    Edward         
Dec 7 1851 - Jan 25 1940                              
    Bertha M (mother)    1858-1933                                            
    FATHER       
Feb 12 1825 - Jan 19 1913   

Gibson                                                                       
    Jane w/o ? 
May 10 1809 - Dec 11 1880  age 77y 6m 26d       

Gilbert                                                                       
    Eliza w/o JM  d
June 15 1883  Age 29y 1m 13d  

Hartwig                                                                       
     John           
June 13 1823 - Aug 7 1902                              
     Hattie         
June 16 1826 - May 27 1898

Headline                                                                     
      Carrie E (mother)        1856-1931                                       
      Francis G(father)         1856-19--                                            
      Hartley ( Guntzberger) 1914-1932 

Holmes                                                                     
      Catharine  (mother)  d
Dec 9 1902  age 83y

Lane                                                                       
   
Wyckoff                 1877-1929                                       
     Nellie                     1873-1975                                       
     Eva J                                d 
June 18 1891  age 35 1m
     Caroline (Carrie mother)   d
July 18 1885   age 49y 2m                
     Dexter  (father)                d
Mar  15 1897   age 65y 4m                  
     Elizabeth (mother)            d
Nov 19 1869    age 68y 1m 2y              
     John (father)                    d
Mar 26 1876   age 79y 4m 26d                
     Leander H  (Post 81 GAR) d
Nov 9 1892  age 52y 5m 28d                 
     Laurinda                          d
Jan 20 1911  Age 74y                        
     John        (n/d)       

Lennon                                                                        
      Jessie A             d
Sept 4 1886   age 1m 26d                          
      Sara J (mother)        1846-1917                                            
      Lloyd s/o AL & CE 
July 17 1910 Jul:y 21 1910  osp                    
      Robert (father)         1839-1900                        osp                   
      Nora M (daughter)   1913-1938                        osp                 
      Arthur L (father)      1882-1934                         sp      
      Mary (mother)        1862-1937                                          
      George (father)       1855-1938                                       
      Henry                d
June 25 1883  age 47y 7m 30d                      
      Jennie Rose d/o Henry & Caterine d
June 2 1880 age 3y 3m 15d (d/o broken stone)
      Inf son/of G & M 
July 19 1888                                              
      Marcia   w/o  John  d
Mar 1 1878  age 64y                                  
      John                    d 
Feb 24 1896  age 84y 5m 19d   

Merrill                                                                        
     Anna P (Miller)
Apr 30 1858 - Aug 17 1893                                
     Children of GB & MA Merrill                                             
     Mary F         
Jan 21 1861 - May 8 1879                                  
     John E         
Aug 13 1858 - June 17 1872

Neitzel                                                                       
     Clarence A           1899-----                                          
     Ruth R                  1903- 1981    

Norton                                                                        
     William A   
Nov 19 1871 - Jan 7 1872                                    
      ???? next to Lennon                                                       
      James s/o  ??? d
July 3 1870   age 26 11m 8d

Phillips                                                                      
     Wilmarth       d
June 25 1870   age 61y 2m 10d                        
     Lizzie H(LHP*FS) INF  marker illegible                                   
     C F R  (FS)                                                                
       *marker (n/d) illegible  

Purfeerst                                                                     
     Katherina w/o           d
June 17 1871  age 43y 10d                     
     Herman (father) 
July 18 1830 - May 19 1906 (Post 81 GAR)               
     Lezette w/o Herman  
Jan 24 1835 - May  6 1922   oss                  
     Emma (Sherning) 
Sept 22 1856 -Nov 5 1871 

Ray                                                                          
     Emma Jane            1865-1954                                        
     Horace G              1860-1930                                           
     Wilper M        d
Apr 20 1883  age 76y  

Ring      
     Charles F so/ A & EM  d
Dec 27 1880  age 1y 6m 21d 

Schmoll                                                                    
      BABY Rogtke     
March 22 1933                                         
      Anna                   1863-1934                                            
      (2) umgs (unknown) 

Sherning                                                                   
     
Elizabeth              1867-1951     

Smith                                                                      
      Jacob                         d
Jan 12 1887  age 90y 2m                                  
     
Elizabeth  w/o Jacob  d Mar 16 1896  age 89y   osp
      Lucy S d/o E & M d Aug 9 1895 age 16y 2m 9d
      Edward   May 26 1838
Oct 9 1910  

Springer                                                                     
     Loretta J              1917-1973                                         
     Merton E             1917-----   

Strong
                                                                     
      Solomon         d
May 17 1865   age 51y                                  
      George W   
May 23 1822 - Mar 27 1881                                  
      Helen E       
Sept 11 1836- Dec 20 1909                                  
      James A     
May 13 1858 - Dec 8 1864                                   
      Frankie E   
May 28 1873 - May 27 1879                                    
      Avelys Z     
Apr 30 1894 - Aug 19 1904 

Thompson                                                                     
      Helen                1858-1881                                            
      Richard           age 6m   oss                                                                                                                             

Tuttle                                                                        
      Philo J  (Post 81 GAR) d
Sept 24 1893 age 72y 5m 7d                    
      Mayg           
Aug 29 1871 - July 15 1877                             
      Ernest L  d May 171890  age 17y 5m 18d                                 
      Abigal E w/o ---- 
Oct 2 1827 - Nov 25 1895
 
 
Wilson       children of Char & Marge Wilson                                    
      Effa M  d/o Char & Marge d
Aug 13 1894  age 7m 9d  osp                  
      Abbie B         d
Apr 13 1865   age 5y 8m 20d      osp                  
      Arthur            d
Sept 23 1865  age 20y            osp                
      Margaret  M  w/o Chas Wilson  d
Jan 9 1874  age 38yosp                   
      Zittella A w/o Charles Wilson d
Feb 2 1867  age 22y 1m 5d               
      Roger  s/o AH & NM
Wilson  1921-1926                                    
      Henry           d Nov ? 1869  age 2y 6m 2d                              
      Dora Wilson (Dailey) 1878-1940                                         
      Mary A                     1844-1928                                              
      W H                         1842-1918    (Civil War 1864/65)                   
      Jessie E                    1869-1899       W H (veteran)                        
      Ellen M                    1875-1875       W H (Relief Corps)                 
      Agnes J        
Sept 24 1858 - July 18 1919                                
      Charles        
Jan 13 1835 - Aug 27 1901                                
      Roy G          
Apr 20 1890 - Sept 7 1932    

Young                                                                        
      Ellen C        
May 18 1839 - Sept 24 1931                              
      James R        
Oct 1  1832 - Feb 15 1911                               
      Henry A        
Dec 7  1859 - June 18 1890                              
      Charles W      
Mar 27 1862 - Apr  3  1889                               
      Freddie W s/o J R Young  
June 30 1876  age 3y 3m 2d,
 ** stone (Young) unknown                      

 This cemetery was surveyed by BS Wheeler in April 1881
and is recorded in the records in the
County Recorders Office in Owatonna

Recorded by Ron Houghtelin Owatonna Minnesota - 7/31/1985