Danish Cemetery
Recorded June 1985 by Ron Houghtelin, Owatonna, Minnesota

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   This cemetery is located in Summit twp along the south county line of Steele co. in section 34.and is on the north side of the twp road. the cemetery is mowed, fenced, high enough to drain and appears to be looked after but not to much repairs on markers etc.

Anderson                                                                    
       Lars(father)            1851-1933                                              
       Ane Sofie (mother)1852-1913          osp                              
       Dorthea W            1891-1891          osp                                
       Carl                      1880-1881          osp                                
       Aunt Dora            1892-1961  (Dora J Fox)                               
       Ann                      1834-1898                                             
       Christian               1936-1917          oss                                
       Annie (dau)           1887-1904  bronze marker  osp                     
       Peter (son)            1891-1900     "      "     "                            
       George (son)         1813-1918     "      "     "                         
       James  (father)      1842-1899     "      "     "                        
       Mary  (mother)     1851-1938     "      "     "  

Haberman                                                                    
       Marian M  (mother)  1921-1952                                           
       Gerald H  (son)         1940-1957

Hanson                                                                        
       Lars     d 20 Nox 1883  age 55y                                          
       Janen    d 22 May 1887  age 53y 

Jensen                                                                     
       Carl Christian  Fod 18 June 1856 Dode 28 Aug 1898                       
       Aron Emil (oss)  "   8 Sept 1893  "   16 July 1895                       
       Henry            "  12 june 1892  "   30 June 1892                        
       Baby son of Pedar and Marion Jensen, Dafolden 10 Aug 1887

Jolson                                                                      
       Died at rest  (data illegible)                                        
       Johnathan Olson Oct 1879-1891

 
Johnson                                                                   
       Else  d Sept 1899 age 78y  (6-17 aander)                             
       Anna     18 Oct 1849 - 21 Dec 1904                                       
       Nelsena  Beloved Mother  1857-1897

Larsen                                                                     
       Helgad  age 3y                                                           
       Miller    d 1890 age 8y                                                
       Harve Otto   13 Jan 1888- 8 Jan 1890 

Madison                                                                                 
     Ester                        2 dec 1896 - 4 Sept 1897
     Lenora Frederikke   5 Apr  1868 -5 Apr 1896

Mortensen
     Jens C   Fodt 23 July 1883  Dode 16 Nov1886
     Peter M   Fodt 6 Aug 1874  Dode 31 Oct 1900 

Nelson                                                                         
    Peter   Fodt 1821  Dode 1894                                             
    Marie    "   1834    "  1902   oss                                        
    Ella            1893       1940                                              
    Anna         1882       1944                                                
    Axel          1878       1944                                              
    Emma        1876       1958  

Olson                                                                           
    Johnathan     Oct 1879- 1891  * see Jolson                                
    Rasmus (father)   1843- 1913                                           
    Karen  (mother)   1844- 1923                                             
    Babe     May 1873 ?  (next to Olson marker)                              
    James   b 3 May 1874  d 5 Sept 1927                                       
    Henrik  Fodt Sep 1884 Dode 18 Feb 1885     

Peterson                                                                     
     Nels          1836- 1916                                                   
     Caroline    1858- 1925


      Several unmarked grave sites (unknown) are located in this cemetery and many of the names that appear on markers are of Danish desent. It has been mentioned that a Danish church was located next to this cemetery until the past few years.  

    Recorded June 1986 by Ron Houghtelin, Owatonnna, Minnesota.