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Merrick County, Nebraska

Chapman Cemetery
at Chapman, Merrick, NE

Located south of Chapman, on land donated by John & Jane Donovan.
13 June 1885: Cemetery Association organized - Alonzo Sutton, Chairman and John L. Martin, Secretary.

Contributed by Larry Coates.

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West <---ROAD G---> East

Section A

Section D

Section B

Section C

Compass

BLOCK  

Lot #1

North Half

Lot #2

Lot #3

Lot #4

South Half

Lot #5

Lot #6

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Section A (NW corner)

Owners List

West <---- Cemetery Road (G Road) ----> East

Row 1

Bob Dandurand
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Donald Harvey
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Earl Laub
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Lela Laub
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Ernest Hudnall N1/2-Albert Hudnall S1/2  

Wm. Hudnall
Graves & cemetery photos

A. P. Beman
Graves & cemetery photos

Jas. W. Bice
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Row 2

 

 

Allen Quandt

Orie Stack
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Jim Douthit
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J. B. Svitak
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J. B. Laub
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J. Young & J. McCathron
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Sam Burcham
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Cyrus Kellogg 
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Sam Kellogg
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Row 3

 

Connie/Harry Mattson S1/2
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John Fickes/Cathleen Klingenberg  

Harry?
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Earl Douthit N1/2-
Earnest W. Peters S1/2  
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Pat Farrell
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O. May  
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J. A. Laub
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John Leake
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A. P. Beman
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Thos. Poole
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Row 4

 

 

Arnold Klingenberg & Jennie Spiehs

Clyde Rains N1/2-Osborne Ruben S1/2
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Pat O'Hern
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Wm. Laub
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Jacob Laub
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James Dye
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O. Ruben
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Cora Cady
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Row 5

 

Lawrence Rudolf
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Louis Fienhold  

Arthur Klingenberg N1/2 Arnold Klingenberg S1/2
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Edgar Daily N1/2-
Frank J. Clark S1/2
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Frank Janky
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John Donovan, Sr.
Graves & cemetery photos

Charles Laub
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A. P. Anderson
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E. I. Gallogly
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W. W. Raser
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Row 6

 

Thomas E. Jeffers N1/2-Emil Ceplecha S1/2
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Fred Kruse N1/2-Arnold Klingenberg S1/2
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Marvin Leamons
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Matt Volz
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Herman H. Baese
Graves & cemetery photos

D.W. Donovan
Graves & cemetery photos

Fred Laub
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Ben Dye
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E. Stout
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M. Bacon
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Row 7

 

Carl Scherer S1/2
Graves & cemetery photos

Blevins N1/2-Dwight Merryman S1/2
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Lloyd Leamons Sr. N1/2-Elza Ury S1/2  
Graves & cemetery photos

Emil Volkman
Graves & cemetery photos

Alvin Laub
Graves & cemetery photos 

John F. Donovan
Graves & cemetery photos

O. A. VanSickle
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Harrison Evensizer
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Averill Hudnall
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A. G. Buell  
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Row 8

Loren Ogden
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Robert Ury
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Claude Green N1/2-James Connell S1/2
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Allen J. Abbott N1/2-Theodor Hodtwalker S1/2  
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E. Donovan
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J.E. May
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Fred J. Baese
Graves & cemetery photos

Charles Walcott  
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James O'Nele
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H. S. Woodworth

G.A.R
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Block 11

Block 10

Block 9

Block 8

Block 7

Block 6

Block 5

Block 4

Block 3

Block 2

Block 1

 

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Section A (NW corner)

Grave Numbers = Section-Row-Block-Lot

Grave     Name                           DOB        DOD        Comment

A-1-1-1   Bice, Anna                     1/20/1872?  5/30/1889
A-1-1-2   Bice, Wm. H.                   1860       1944
A-1-1-3   Bice, Etta V.                  1869       1954
A-1-1-4   Bice, Jeremiah                             2/19/1904 OUR FATHER/Aged 82 y. 7 m. 7 d.
A-1-1-5   Bice, Sophia                   1836        2/21/1899

A-1-2-1   Ryker, Jay Morris              1881       1959

A-1-3-1   Hudnall, Susana                    1/29/?  3/17/1897
A-1-3-4   Hudnall, William                           9/12/1907 Aged 78 ys 24 ds - verse
   
A-1-4-4   Hudnall, Verna A.                           3/5/1887 Dau. of A. & A.F. Hudnall/Aged 6 ys.11ms.1dy.
   
A-1-5-2   Morrill, Joel E. Morrill       11/27/1882  3/10/1947
A-1-5-3   Morrill, Lela Laub              10/8/1878  1/25/1961
A-1-5-4   Laub, W. Edward                 10/7/1879  4/15/1909
   
A-1-6-6   Patton, Isabelle               1853       1915       Wife of C.T. Patton
   
A-1-7-1   Harvey, Viona                    5/1/1947  2/25/1998 m. 10/2/1965/Parents of Donna, Debra, Dale/Has a picture of a motorhome and says "Open Road"
A-1-7-2   Harvey, Donald                  5/10/1940            m. 10/2/1965/Parents of Donna, Debra, Dale/Has a picture of a tractor and says "Old iron"
   
A-1-11-1  Dandurand, Marion M.            12/8/1930 11/18/1989 Married Oct. 29, 1949/Parents of Marcia, Mary, Jane
A-1-11-2  Dandurand, Robert R.            8/18/1930            Married Oct. 29, 1949/Parents of Marcia, Mary, Jane
A-1-11-6  Dandurand, Maynard L.           7/16/1938  11/2/1997 Father of David/In God's Care
   
A-2-1-1   Kellogg, Frank                   9/2/1886  7/24/1968 Son
A-2-1-2   Kellogg, Elizabeth               9/1/1851  2/18/1932 Mother
A-2-1-3   Scott, Lurline E.              10/26/1897   4/8/1900 Dau. of W.D. & K.D. Scott/Aged 2 y 5m 14 d  - verse
A-2-1-4   Kellogg, Ezekiel                           9/25/1885 Son of S. & E. Kellogg - age 4 mos. 6 days
   
A-2-2-1   Kellogg, William               1874       1928
A-2-2-2   Kellogg, Clara M.              1852       1940       Mother
A-2-2-3   Kellogg, Cyrus                 1848       1921       Father
A-2-2-4   Kellogg, Celora E.             1891       1891
A-2-2-5   Kellogg, Clyo S.               1888       1888
   
A-2-3-1   Burcham, Samuel                             1/2/1893 Aged 25y 7m 13d
A-2-3-3   Burcham, Sylas R.                          3/13/1889 Aged 14d
A-2-3-5   Coquillett, May                            3/18/1890 Aged 2y 7m

A-2-3-5   McCathron, Mollie                          5/29/1876 Aged 1 yr 9 mo 28 d
A-2-4-6   McCathron, Jessie F.                        9/4/1884 Aged 9 mo & 25 dy.
   
A-2-5-2   ?
A-2-5-3   Laub, Minnie V.                1884       1961
A-2-5-4   Laub, John P.                  1877       1943
A-2-5-6   Laub, Infant                   11/13/1903 11/17/1903 "Infant/Son of J.P. and M. Laub"
   
A-2-6-2   Svitak, Barbara                1869       1940       Mother
A-2-6-3   Svitak, Joseph B.              1859       1930       Father
A-2-6-5   Svitak, Marie                   1/23/1895 10/10/1914 Holy Mary Mother Of God Pray For Us
A-2-6-6   Svitak, Infant                   2/3/1914  2/13/1914 BABY/Infant of Mr. & Mrs. R.J. Svitak
   
A-2-7-3   Douthit, Joshua Oak            11/26/1974   3/6/1975 Our Precious/Son of James & Deborah Douthit
A-2-7-4   Douthit, Deborah Lynn           4/20/1952   5/3/2000 Mother of Jason, Joshua, Brooke
A-2-7-6   Grey, Marsha                                         There is no stone?
   
A-2-8-2   Stack, Roy E.                    3/9/1952  10/6/1999 Father of Roy Jr. & Sylvia
A-2-8-3   Stack, Danny W.                 7/14/1964  7/24/1964 Infant son of Orie & Augusta
A-2-8-3   Stack, Steven R.                2/23/1965   7/1/1965 It appears Steven and Danny share a lot
A-2-8-4   Stack, Augusta H.                8/5/1921  4/19/1993
A-2-8-5   Stack, Orie E.                  7/28/1908  2/19/1998
A-2-8-6   Sowl, Wesley A.                12/24/1941
A-2-8-6   Sowl, Violet (Stack)           11/11/1944 12/24/1999
   
A-3-1-1   Poole, George                              8/29/1886 Aged 75 yrs. 3 mos. 19dsy.
   
A-3-2-1   Beman, Abrum P.                  5/7/1834 12/16/1911
A-3-2-2   Beman, Esther A.                2/15/1838  7/16/1914
A-3-2-5   Beman, Albert P.                           6/15/1888 Son of A.P & E.A. Beman/ Aged 14 Ys. 9Ms. 7 Ds.
A-3-2-6   Beman, Albert P.                          10/20/1893 Son of N. & A. Beman/Aged 2 years
   
A-3-3-1   Leake, Cyrel                    8/21/1832  illegible The lot is owned by John Leake
A-3-3-3   Leake, Jane                     6/25/183_  2/29/____
A-3-3-4   Leake, ?
A-3-3-5   Leake, Erma                     8/14/1887
   
A-3-4-1   Laub, Gary
A-3-4-3   Laub, Edith                      1/7/1882  2/10/1901
A-3-4-4   Laub, Mother                    2/13/1862  9/27/1953 The gravestone says only "Mother" but this is probably Alice Laub.
A-3-4-6   Laub, John A.                             10/23/1897 Aged 45 y's 2 d's
   
A-3-5-2   May, Oscar                     1853       1941
A-3-5-3   May, Jennie T.                  6/23/1858 12/26/1930 Mother/Our Mother
A-3-5-4   May, Lawrence Victor            4/21/1892  7/25/1970 NE PVT US ARMY WORLD WAR II
A-3-5-5   May, Edna                       7/10/1883  7/13/1889 Dau. of O. & J. May/Aged 6 ys 3 ds
   
A-3-6-2   Farrell, Patrick                1/21/1843  1/21/1893 Born in County Limerick, Ireland - verse
A-3-6-4   Farrell, Daniel John            8/12/1892  2/15/1931 There is an American Legion marker beside the grave
   
A-3-7-1   Harvey, Ronda J.                1/13/1946  8/16/1998 You Gave So Much Yet Asked For So Little/Mother of Lanny and Dawn
A-3-7-2   Douthit, Earl Milford          11/22/1909 12/12/1981 SGT U.S. ARMY  WWII
A-3-7-3   Douthit, Viola Mae              9/23/1923   8/2/1992 In Loving Memory
A-3-7-4   Peters, Vivian                 1904       1990
A-3-7-5   Peters, Ernst                  1899       1986
   
A-3-8-4   Harry, Margaret L.              8/15/1919   7/2/1967
A-3-8-6   Harry, Herman H.               11/28/1889  10/9/1963
   
A-3-10-5  Mattson, Harry                  12/9/1910  9/27/1998
   
A-4-1-1   Cady, Claude A.                1883       1934       Father (I don't know why it says this - he was the son.)
A-4-1-2   Cady, Cora                     1864       1953       Mother
A-4-1-2   Cady, Charlie E.                            5/2/1888 Aged 26 Yrs. 11 Mos. 16 Ds. - verse
   
A-4-2-1   Ruben, Infant                             1904       No marker
A-4-2-2   Ruben, Infant                             1904       Infant Twin Sons
A-4-2-3   Ruben, O. Almeda               10/30/1870  9/15/1920 Mother
A-4-2-4   Ruben, Oscar T.                 2/14/1865  4/29/1944 Father
   
A-4-3-1   Dye, Ulysses Grant               1/2/1864   2/7/1942
A-4-3-2   Dye, George L.                  12/9/1860  3/21/1887 Gathered Home
A-4-3-3   Dye, James                                 4/13/1899 Aged 68 ys. 3 ms. 1 d./Co. H. 44th Regiment O.V. Inf.
A-4-3-4   Dye, Mary A.                              12/21/1902 Aged 65 y. 9 m. 5.d.
A-4-3-6   Dye, Mother
   
A-4-4-2   Laub, Nina                      1/28/1882   5/9/1947 Daughter
A-4-4-3   Laub, Jacob                     4/29/1846   3/9/1885 Father
A-4-4-5   Laub, Loa A.                    2/20/1856  6/26/1939 Mother
   
A-4-5-1   Laub, Artie                     5/27/1885  2/27/1886 Son of W. & M. Laub
A-4-5-5   Laub, Margaret C.               1/20/1854   7/8/1931 She shares a central stone with William and it says, "His Wife" by her name
A-4-5-6   Laub, William                   3/29/1843 11/17/1907
   
A-4-6-2   O'Hern, Agnes K.                3/13/1892   4/7/1892
A-4-6-3   O'Hern, Maggie M.                1/1/1887 10/17/1899
A-4-6-4   O'Hern, Mary E.                 10/2/1852  4/18/1892
A-4-6-5   O'Hern, Patrick                 2/12/1853  5/28/1900
   
A-4-8-2   Rains, Clyde E.                 8/11/1908  4/27/1992
A-4-8-3   Rains, Dorothy M.              12/23/1903   7/8/2002
A-4-8-5   Ruben, Mary M.                   6/4/1915  8/19/1963
A-4-8-6   Ruben, Osborne S.              11/14/1908 11/14/1970
   
A-5-1-2   Raser, Wm. Wesley               9/21/1836 10/13/1916 G.A.R. marker
A-5-1-5   Raser, Permelia                  8/9/1839  2/28/1903 Wife of Wesley Raser
   
A-5-2-1   Gallogly, Ezra I.              1853       1930
A-5-2-2   Gallogly, Sitha E.             1860       1945       His Wife
A-5-2-3   Gallogly, Effie Martin         12/11/1888 10/19/1968
A-5-2-4   Gallogly, T. Irwin             1881       1918
A-5-2-5   Gallogly, Jay O.               1883       1907
   
A-5-3-2   Anderson, A. P.                            8/28/1902 Aged 68 y. 11 m. 16 d.
A-5-3-6   Walbridge, Claude L.                       7/25/1889 Son of C.A. & E.A.Walbridge/Aged 1 yr. 11 mo. 7 ds. (Check this)
   
A-5-4-1   Laub, Lewis                    1855       1920
A-5-4-6   Laub, Frank G.                             6/30/1891 Son of C. and C.E. Laub - Aged 1 yr. 10 mo. 1 d.
   
A-5-5-2&3 Donovan, Jane                  11/26/1824  2/20/1890 Wife of J. Donovan/Born in County Cork, Ireland
A-5-5-5&6 Donovan, John                   10/9/1820  3/20/1902 Born in Co. Cork, Ireland
   
A-5-6-6   Janky, Anton                   1882       1915       Son of Frank & Mary Janky
   
A-5-7-1   Daily, Alice B.                1890       1955
A-5-7-2   Daily, C. Edgar                1886       1967
A-5-7-5   Clark, Vida I.                  7/30/1876   4/8/1963 Mother
A-5-7-6   Clark, Frank J.                 8/16/1875  2/17/1952 Father
   
A-5-8-1   Klingenberg, Cozetta            10/3/1889  1/20/1963
A-5-8-2   Klingenberg, Arthur             6/24/1884   1/2/1974
A-5-8-5   Klingenberg, Gladys L.          9/20/1912  3/20/1987
A-5-8-6   Klingenberg, Arnold "Jack"      3/21/1912   1/8/1995
   
A-5-10    Rudolf, Lawrence W.            1914        (died 17 Jun 2004 - from obit)
A-5-10    Rudolf, Evelyn P.              1922
   
A-6-1-3   Bacon, Caroline                                      A small headstone says "Caroline" - no dates
A-6-1-4   Bacon, Morrison                            3/20/1895 Aged 57 y. 5 m. 26 d./Father - G.A.R. marker
   
A-6-2-3   Stout, Eden                    ?1882      ?1904

A-6-3-2   Dye, Andrew G.                  4/18/1858  4/29/1891 Son of Benj. & Elizabeth
A-6-3-3   Dye, Elizabeth                  4/16/1835  2/18/1904
A-6-3-4   Dye, Benjamin                   7/23/1833
   
A-6-4-1   Laub, Fred                     11/30/1841   3/4/1921
A-6-4-3   Laub, Mary O.                              1/31/1901 Wife of Fred Laub/53 y. 11 m. 24 d
A-6-4-4   Easter, Gertrude M. (Laub)      11/5/1875   4/9/1951
A-6-4-5   Easter, Harry                   9/15/1869   9/6/1938
A-6-4-6   Easter, Infant                  6/24/1901  6/27/1901 Infant Dau. Of H.L. & G.M. Easter
   
A-6-5-2   Donovan, Leon N. (or M.)                  12/31/1891 Son of D.W. & E. Donovan/aged 25 days
A-6-5-3   Donovan, Johnny                             2/5/1891 Aged 1 mo 20 ds/Son of D.W. & E. Donovan
A-6-5-5   Donovan, Edna E.               1868       1952       Mother
A-6-5-6   Donovan, Daniel W.             1856       1939       Father
   
A-6-6-2   Baese, Herman H.               12/13/1854   4/1/1936 Father
A-6-6-5   Baese, Johanna                  2/20/1855  1/15/1922 Mother
   
A-6-7-1   Volz, Mathew                   1852       1948       Father
A-6-7-2   Kinnear, William               1871       19         The death date is incomplete
A-6-7-3   Volz, Minnie
   
A-6-8-4   Leamons, Vera M.               12/22/1930  9/10/1958 Mother of Billie/Raymond/Christie/Kirk
   
A-6-9-1   Kruse, Christie                11/27/1885 12/28/1970
A-6-9-2   Kruse, Fred                     11/8/1882   7/1/1966
A-6-9-4   Kruse, Royal E.                10/27/1916  4/13/1980
   
A-6-10-2  Jeffers, Ina R.                11/22/1916            Parents of Eunice Ann
A-6-10-3  Jeffers, Clyde R.                5/9/1914  9/28/1994 Parents of Eunice Ann
   
A-7-1-2   Buell, Freddie                 1866       1876
A-7-1-3   Buell, Frank                   1871       1958
A-7-1-4   Buell, A. G.                   1842                  There is no death date inscribed on the stone.
A-7-1-5   Buell, Kate                    1845       1920
   
A-7-2-2   Hudnall, Floyd J.                         12/16/1900 OUR DARLING/Son of H.C. & R.L. Hudnall/Aged 1 m. 2d./BABY

A-7-3-4   Evensizer, Anna                  4/8/1826  2/20/1892 Wife of D. Evensizer
   
A-7-4-1   Drinkall, Anna VanSickle       1883       1972
A-7-4-3   Drinkall, John                 1874       1963
A-7-4-4   VanSickle, Elizabeth             6/6/1836  12/7/1907
A-7-4-6   VanSickle, Oliver               2/27/1832  2/20/1884
   
A-7-5-1   Donovan, John Cloyd             10/8/1903  7/24/1909 Son of Mr. & Mrs. J. F. Donovan
A-7-5-3   Donovan, Rosa L.               10/26/1866  1/26/1944 Mother
A-7-5-5   Donovan, John F.               12/17/1865  3/10/1945 Father
A-7-5-6   Donovan, Dolores I.             4/13/1895 10/12/1986 Daughter
   
A-7-6-6   Laub, Alvin S.                   8/2/1875   8/8/1921
   
A-7-7-1   Volkman, Emil E.               1911       1942
A-7-7-2   Volkman, Tressa D.             1906       1983
A-7-7-3   Gray, Lucy Volkman             1900       1991       May She Rest In Peace
A-7-7-5   Volkman, Margaret              1877       1955
A-7-7-6   Volkman, Emil                  1865       1925
   
A-7-8-1   Leamons, Hazel Bell            1897       1956       Mother
A-7-8-2   Leamons, Sr., Lloyd            1896       1963       Father
A-7-8-5   Ury, Fairy D.                  1883       1975       Mom
A-7-8-6   Ury, Elza                      1882       1956       Dad
   
A-7-9-2   Blevins, Marie                  6/30/1909  2/10/1987
A-7-9-3   Blevins, N. Kenneth              7/5/1911   6/4/1991 Military Marker: Norman K. Blevins/PFC US ARMY WORLD WAR II
A-7-9-5   Merryman, Gladys M.             1/15/1905
A-7-9-6   Merryman, N. Dwight             4/30/1901 11/11/1958
   
A-7-10-4  Scherer, Opal D.               10/31/1907  7/24/2000
A-7-10-5  Scherer, Carl F.                6/27/1904  9/30/1993
A-7-10-6  Scherer, Lawrence A.           10/14/1939 11/10/1992
   
A-8-1     G.A.R
          Marker to Unknown Dead of Civil War, erected by G.A.R. Post 158
          Flag pole - In Memory of Rex Manning

A-8-3-2   O'Nele, Infant dau              1/14/1894  1/21/1894
   
A-8-4-5   VanSickle, Olive                9/15/1861  9/13/1930
A-8-4-6   VanSickle, John B.               3/6/1860  5/10/1912
   
A-8-5-2   Baese, Genevieve F.            1896       1965
A-8-5-5   Baese, Fredrick J.             1883       1925       Verse
   
A-8-6-1   Schmidt, Pauline E.            11/19/1915 10/22/1997
A-8-6-2   May, Arlene F.                 1887       1945
A-8-6-3   May, John E.                   1886       1961
A-8-6-4   May, Mollie                    1887       1921       Wife of J.E. May
   
A-8-7-1   Donovan, Marcia E.             1923       1923
A-8-7-3   Donovan, Eola J.               1899       1988
A-8-7-4   Donovan, Daniel E.             1896        1/10/1974
A-8-7-6   Donovan, Marvin E.             1926
   
A-8-8-1   Abbott, Flora J.                1/15/1877  5/31/1966 Mother
A-8-8-2   Abbott, Allen J.                7/29/1875 11/12/1944 Father
A-8-8-4   Hodtwalker, Mary L.            1885       1957       Mother
A-8-8-5   Hodtwalker, Theo               1885       1964       Father
   
A-8-9-1   Green, Alice H.                 11/4/1919            m. 9/20/1944
A-8-9-2   Green, Claude L.                 8/1/1921  7/24/1994 CPL US ARMY WW II/m. 9/20/1944
A-8-9-4   Connell, Mary E.                 9/8/1906  12/5/1978
A-8-9-5   Connell, James F.                8/8/1904   7/2/1968
   
A-8-10-5  Ury (Votaw), Roma L.           1923       2001
A-8-10-6  Ury, Robert E.                 1916       1977       World War II marker/FLT O US ARMY WORLD WAR II
   
A-8-11-5  Ogden, Ty Sutton                8/17/1978  3/16/1988 Son of Richard & Pamela/Pictures of a tractor and a truck
A-8-11-6  Ogden, Elizabeth Ellen "Betsy"  12/3/1975  2/10/1984 Dau. of Richard and Pamela
   

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