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Hochfeld Evangelical Church/Cemetery
Hwy U, Warren Co., Mo.

Canvassed 2007 by Laura McBride

If you have a relative interred here, Laura has offered to take a picture of the stone, if she doesn't have it now.
Contact Laura directly.

 Directions: From Hwy 70, take Hwy. 47 south to Main Street/Booneslick.  Turn  right. at bottom of Main St., turn left on Hwy U. Go about 7 miles. Church/cemetery will be on your right.

It is a very well maintained small cemetery.  About  85% of the tombstones in the cemetery have been transcribed. .  There are a  few that are unreadable or would require more time to try and transcribe. Quite a few are written in German.
 



BACKS, Laura, Aug. 19, 1896-Feb 18, 1978
BACKS, Louis, June 24, 1881-Dec 16, 1949
BACKS, Augusta, Mother, Wife of Herman BACKS, July 23, 1861 to
                              June 3, 1923, Rest in Peace
BACKS, Herman, Father, April 19, 1856-Dec 27, 1928, Rest in Peace
BACKS, Daniel B., son of H. and A. BACKS, Aug 15, 1902-Sept 7, 1903
BACKS, George Ed???, May 16, 1894-June 11, 1897

BACKHAUS, Johann ?????, Sept 22, 1862 (appears to be a ’2’)-Jan or June 16, 1889

BACKHAUS, Friedrich W., Mrz. 28, 1822-Sep 3, 1892
          A. Maria L., Apr 17, 1826 Oct 11, 1892


BACKHAUS, Caroline ????, Aug 9, 183?-Feb 5, 1889
BACKHAUS, Caroline Willialmine (hard to read), Oct 1886-Ju? 1888


BIERBAUM, Ernest H., Feb 23, 1852-Dec 6 1871

BUERGER, Anna Lydia, Feb 20, 1893-May 31, 1893 (appears to be a ’3’)
BUERGER, Henry F., son of Henry ???, Oct ?, 1889-Feb 20, 1890 


CORVEY, Henry W., Oct 16, 1890-Oct 24, 1971
CORVEY Carrie, Dec 23, 1885-Aug 26, 1943      


DOTHAGE, William E., June 15, 1856-Jan 22, 1945
         Louisa M. Aug 12, 1859-July 11, 1923

DOTHAGE, August H., Sept 1, 1852-Aug 31, 1923
Tombstone reads: The Lord is my Shepard I shall not want.


DOTHAGE, Amanda A., March 13, 1861-March 31, 1946
Tombstone reads:  Rest in Peace

DOTHAGE, Alfred, Oct 29, 1880 -Oct 21, 1886
Tombstone reads: Son of August and Amanda DOTHAGE

DOTHAGE, Wilhelm E., Dec 12, 1876-March 22, 1877


HUMPHREYES, Laura Francis, Sept 2, 1858-March 23, 1885
Tombstone reads: Wife of A????? DOTHAGE

LICHTE, ??????, Nov 14, 1834-Dec 21, 1875
               Herman, Jahr. 1823-Dec 13, 1875
These two are on the same stone.  It is hard to read. The death year for Herman appears to read 1875, but the ’5’ could be another number


LICHTE, Ida C., Nov 6, 1875-April 22, 1924
This tombstone reads: Sister
It is next to Herman BACKS and is the same kind of stone that Herman BACKS has. Possibly his sister?


LUECKEMANN, Caroline,
Tombstone appears to read:  Frau von Fillip Lueckemann, April 14, 1894.  Im Alter von 65 Jahren.
LUECKEMANN, Philip, Oct 1, 1823-May 21, 1898

MCCANN, Rob’t.  This stone is weathered. The last name appears to read ‘MCCANN‘, but could be McCALL or MCCAMM.  The tombstone reads (what can be read): Co. H. 3rd, ???? Cav., did (died) Set (assume they meant Sept) 13, 1876.  Around the engraved words is a shape something similar to a policemans badge shape. The words are inside of the shape.


OTTENSMEYER, Annie Ella, 1906-1906
OTTENSMEYER, Henry, Father, April 19, 1852-Jan 11, 1920
OTTENSMEYER, Carolina, Mother, Oct 16, 1865-Sept 28, 1928

 

PIEPER, Fritz H., Father, 1861-1936
PIEPER, Mary A., Wife of Fritz PIEPER, July 17, 1872-Jan 22, 1909
Tombstone reads: Gone to be an Angel

 


 
PIEPER, ???? (can’t read), Nov 22, 1821-April 2, 1902
This tombstone is 4 sided.  There is writing on 3 sides, but could only read writing on one side.
 


POTTAST, Henry A., Feb 6, 1846-Feb 3, 1934
POTTAST, Henrietta W., Jan 16, 1850-July 25, 1943

POTTAST, Clarence H., Son, April 21, 1907-Nov 7, 1915

POLSTON, ????
POLSTON, Lydia
The POLSTONS are on the same stone.  It reads: To the memory of our Father and Mother, ??????, died May 3, 1885, aged 73 years.  His wife Lydia (nee POLSTON) died Aug 22, 1885, ages 79 years.


SANKER, Edward H., June 6, 1894-Oct 12, 1896, Gone to be an Angel


SCHALLOTE, Hanna, Sept 21, 1825-April 23, 1887.  Tombstone appears to read: Fritz Meyer geb. Timmerberg


SCHMIDT, Hugo, June 28, 1899-Oct 21, 1982
SCHMIDT, Malinda, Dec 23m 1893-March 15, 1968

SELLENSCHUTTER, Katherine M. (nee SANKER), Sept 16, 1856-March 30, 1936
SELLENSCHUTTER, Henry C., May 20, 1849-Oct 31, 1926

STRUCHTEMEYER, Dena, 1857-1921
STRUCHTEMEYER, Henry, 1854-1936
STRUCHTEMEYER, Albert, 1891-1948

WEHMEYER, ??????, April 2, 1865-Jan 12, 1885


WITTHAUS, Henry J., Father, April 12, 1844- March 9, 1928
WITTHAUS, Charlotte, Mother, March 18, 1854-May 21, 1921
Henry and Charlotte are on the same tombstone

WITTHAUS, August L., Aug 13, 1869-April 19, 1928
WITTHAUS, Ernest E., 1876-1942