Nebraska State Genealogical Society Journals NEBRASKA ANCESTREE
Volume Six, no. 2
Vol VI, no. 2, page 70 - Fall 1983
Submitted by: Mrs. Alta Krasser, Beaver Crossing, NE
SEWARD COUNTY CEMETERIES, ABANDONED
First Methodist Cemetery, East of GoehnerGEHRELA, dau. b. 1899 d. 1900 THIEL, dau. b. 1892 d. 1893 DUELNING, Henretta b. 1899 d. 1905 SCHNEEKLE, Albert b. 1876 d. 1880 GEBRLE, Allither b. 1881 d. 1884 BECHTEL, Julia 1882 Carrie 1884 Hilda 1880 Nellie 1882 (these are probably all four death dates) LEITZE, Gottlieb b. 1857 d. 1887 DUELNNING, son b. 1879 d. 1886 GEHRLE, Alma b. 1886 d. 1888
Leonard Cemetery, 2 mi.south of Beaver Crossing
14 known graves, many more buried here, but stones removed years ago,MOORE, Ethel b. Jan. 30, 1897 3 years & 25 days COLLIER, Burton died Aug, 30, 1877 1 year, 7 months MICHIAL, Arthur died May 10, 1879 1 year, 1 month MICHAIL, Mable died Jan. 1, 1892 1 year, 3 months, 30 days HUNTER, ? died Aug. 26, 1876 6 yrs, 3 months LITTLER, Rachel L. died March 16, 1893 66 yrs, 28 days LANG, Olive died June 6, 1879 3 years, 1 month CORBETT, Infant child of N.W.S. died Jan. 7, 1873 PIERS, August Killed Oct. 8, 1874 (no other dates) MILLER, Mary (wife of Martin) died Feb. 10, 1885 54 years 16 mo. 17 days Eligah A. died Dec. 22, 1883 23 yrs 10 months 16 days LANG, Alice, dau. of J. & C. died June 6, 1879 LA ? , Mary A. (wife of John) part of stone gone died Dec. 18, 1878, 38 years CAMPION, Albert, son of M, & E. died July 19, 1883 1 day old
Blue Ridge Cemetery, north and east of UticaJOHNSON, T. H. died May 28, 1882 65 yrs old Sophrona, wife of F. died Nov. 21, 1888 22 yrs old DELBU, John, son of M.E. & Jane died June 6, 1877 6 month, 12 days DEWITT, William died Dec. 20, 1892 11 years, 1 month Mary, wife of Wm died Dec. 18, 1879 67 years EWING, Ethel L., dau of P.F. & J.R. 1 year old MERRITT, Daniel M. died Sept. 4, 1874 64 yrs, 3 mo., 6 day NEWTON, Whealt 34 yr, 7 mo BIVENS, 2 infant daus of F.S.L. no dates HULSHIZER, Berty, son of C. & H.A. died Feb. 13, 1888 no date of birth LEVITT, Henry G. died Nov. 24, 1880 4 yrs, 11 mo., 17 days John E., son of J.M. 5 years, 4 months, 19 days JACKSON, Willsie died Oct. 4, 1882 age 13 days LEVITT, John E., son of J.M. died Oct. 19, 1880 5 yr, 4 mo. Elmera died Nov. 19, 1880 2 yrs 1 mo old
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Submitted by: Mrs. Ruby Coleman, North Platter NE
LINCOLN COUNTY, NE MARRIAGES, 1870-1872
1870NAME AGE RESIDENCE Place of Birth 10 Feb. O'KEEFE, Richard 28 Ft. McPherson Ireland son of Michal O'KEEFE and Bridget DUHEY VAUGHN, Julia A. 20 North Platte Tennessee dau. of James VAUGHN and Eliza VICKERS. Wit: B.J. HINMAN & John SULLIVAN 15 Feb. DAILY, Thomas 22 Ft. McPherson Leesburqh, VA son of Samuel DAILY & Hester McCOLLOUGH CHESSON, Mary 18 Ft. McPherson Baltimore, MD dau. of George SWEEDEN & Mariah SNYDER. Wit: Wm. OODHURST & Thos. G. TRACY 14 Mar. CHRISTIAN, Ambrose 25 Ft. McPherson Leyden, N.Y. son of J.H. CHRISTIAN & Emily D. HADLEY BORANT, Mrs. Sarrah 25 Dixon, ILL. Dixon, ILL. dau. of J. O'NEEL & S. RAYLER. Wit: A.J. MILLER & wife & J.E. ROCAMPE & wife. 5 Apr. WOODIN, Louis M. 24 Ft. McPherson New Milford, Conn. son of Marcus WOODIN & Julia S. HUNT SNELL, Sarah 21 Ft. McPherson Parnassus, PA. dau. of Jacob SNELL & Eliza WALTERS. Wit: Wm C. FORBUSH & Minor HILLIARD
Divorce record: Letter to Judge John Dougherty from Charles E. WILLIAM, Attorney, asking for the marriage record of Wm. HOLLEY and Clara M, KEITH on 13 Dec. 1868, and advising that the attorney needed the marriage record for use in a divorce proceeding. Letter dated at Rawlins, Wyo. 12 April 1870.14 Apr. ELLIOTT, Henry W. 30 North Platte PA. son of Joseph ELLIOTT and Rebeca WESSLY HAYWOOD, Mrs. Louisa 0. 27 North Platte dau. Prosper GILLETT. Wit: Mrs. Anna Pen ? and Mrs. Kate MILLER 3 May MOBLEY, John C. 24 North Platte Washington Co. O. son of J.B. MOBLEY and Lucy PRATT WEBB, Julia D. 19 Wit: Hester A.BROWN and N. RUSSELL 25 June McCELLAN, Charles 29 Ft. McPherson Liverpool, Eng, son of Jas. McCELLEN and Sarrah SMITH HENEY, Mrs. Sarah 25 St. Louis, MO. St. Louis, MO. dau. Thos. OTTIS and Jane DONAVAN. 1 Sept. COLBY, Alvah 24 Ft. McPherson Chicago, IL. son of Arthur F. COLBY and Olive A. WALLACE CLARK, Mary A. 21 Ft. McPherson Texas dau. of Henry CLARK and Isabel McCLENNA. Wit: Gen. W.H. EMORY & Lt. Wm J. VOLKMAN
Affidavit dated 23 Nov. 1870, of Elijah WILLIAMS, age 22 for license to marry Harriet WARDELL, age 18. Wit: Melissa WILLIAMS.
Affidavit dated 29 Dec. 1870, of Peter C. PETERSEN, age 33, for license to marry Mrs. Mary Jane SHORT (widow), about age 35.21 Aug. DUVAL, Samuel C. 36 North Platte Morganfield, KY son of Lucius C. DUVAL and Tabitha (Lobirtha) RUSSELL MURRY, Mary 23 North Platte Ogdensbur, N.J. dau. of Alexander MURRAY and Cathrin EARLY. Wit: Herman BAYLOR and Margerat BAYLOR 26 Nov. WILLIAMS, Elijah (color) 22 Ft. McPherson Raleigh, N.C. son of Austin WILLIAMS and S. HARRISON WARDELL, Harriate (Color) 18 Ft. McPherson Lexington, MO. dau. of C. WARDELL & Mary ALIN. Wit: Nelson WILLIAM & Aleck JARVARS
18712 Jan. PETERSON, Peter C. 33 Ft. McPherson Denmark son of Terkel PETERSEN and Mary BERDLISON SHORT, Mary Jane 30 Ft. McPherson Knox Co. KY dau. of Thomas HOWARD and Phebe KENNEDY. Wit: John B. STEVENS & Mrs. J. STEVENS 28 March SMITH, Frank (no further information listed) PORTER, Amelia (no further information listed) at Ft. McPherson by A.A. REESE, Chaplain, US Army 22 April VOSS, Henry 21 Cottonwood Springs Washington D.C. son of Henry VOSS and Elizabeth WHITE BALDWIN, Mary 29 Cottonwood Springs Washington D.C. dau. of James BALDWIN and Mary HIJENS. Wit: F.N. DICK & G.M. BROWN
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Lincoln County Marriages, continued.
1871 (con't)2 May TAYLOR, Alfred B. 27 Ft. McPherson Washington D.C. son of Alfred TAYLOR and Nancy M. BRONAUGH REESE, Annie R. 22 Ft. McPherson Baltimore, MD. dau of Aquila A. REESE & Anna BURNETT. Wit: Jno. W. FORD, E.D. THOMAS, 2nd Lt. 5th Cav., Edwd G. STEVENS, 2nd Lt. 8th Cav., C.H. LIEB, Capt. 5th Cav., S.C. KELLOGG, Capt. 5th US Cav. 2 May DICK, Fredrick N. 27 North Platte Greensboro, N.C. son of John M. DICK & Parthenia P. WILLIAMSON WEBB, Nellie A. 18 North Platte Auburn, N.Y. dau of Z.I. WEBB & Polly HUFFMAN 2 June THALER, David 26 Ft. McPherson Germany son of John THALER & Maryan WEIGEL LOWE, Annie 24 North Platte Canada dau. of Thomas LOWE and Sarah WILLSON. Wit: John MOBLEY, Frank DETRICK & Jennie LOWE 28 July HEALY, Luke F. 26 Trenton, N.J, son of Luke HEALY & Bridget FORNEY LINEBERRY, Lizzie J. 25 Ft. McPherson Alliance, Ohio d/o Alfred LINEBERRY and Mary ROBINSON. Wit:: G.M. BROWN, Mrs. M.C. KEITH & Mrs. DAVIS 27 Aug. MURPHY, Daniel 24 North Platte County Clogan, Ireland s/o John MURPHY & Mary FLEMING PICKETT, Ellen 20 North Platte County Waterford, Ire. d/o Thomas PICKETT & Harmony BINE. Wit: Pat O'HARE & Mary MACKIN 31 Aug. BURK, Daniel 24 Ft. McPherson Darmstad, Hessia s/o John BURK & Margeret BURK LUKIN, Mary L. 20 Ft. McPherson Amsterdam, Holland d/o John LUKIN and Jamie MUNHINK. Wit:: N.R. OTTMAN & Lizzie BURK 24 Sept. DETRICK, Benj. F. 23 North Platte Iowa s/o Phillip DETRICK & Martha STRAUGHAN LOWE, Jennie 20 North Platte Illinois d/o James LOWE & Susan WILSON. Wit: Wm WOODHURST & Mary WOODHURST 27 Sept. KELIHEN, Thomas 27 North Platte Ireland s/o Timothy KELIKEN & Mary LENIHAN NORMAN, Mattis 22 North Platte Iowa d/o Robert NORMAN & Lucy BUCKNER. Wit: J. CHANDLER & M.J. BEEBE 29 Oct. COHEN, M.J. 26 Ft. McPherson Hamburg, Germany s/o Jocob H. COHEN & Eliza MAGNUS UHLMANN, M.L. 18 Ft. McPherson Pascagoula, Miss d/o John UHLMANN & Caroline BIRKEL. Wit: John UHLMANN & Wm RIX 14 Nov. McCONNEL, John 23 Ft. McPherson Johnstown, PA s/o Wm McCONNEL & Sarahan SHANE RICHARDSON, Catherine A. 24 Ft. McPherson Iowa d/o Henry RICHARDSON & Emma RICHARDSON. Wit: Joseph LANE & Mrs. Frank GILLMAN 18 Dec. KINNE, Herman 27 Julesburg, Colo. Germany s/o Henry KINNE & Helena VOITGE BOLEN, Annie 26 Julesburg, Colo. Germany d/o (no further record given). Wit: Mary J. BEEBE & Mrs. A.B. TOWN
18726 Mar. DEAN, W.C. 23 North Platte Canada s/o Hiram DEAN and Louisa IRISH CHRISTISEN, Henrietta 25 North Platte Denmark d/o Julius CHRISTISEN & Nicoline NELSON. Wit: Mrs. W.M. HINMAN & Mrs. M.J. BEEBE 10 Mar. SCHLUMPF, Charles 34 North Platte Switzerland s/o Joseph SCHLUMPF & Rosa HARNISCH MEYER, Wilhelmina 26 North Platte Germany d/o Henry MEYER & Sophia RIX. Wit: Theodor EIESDORN & Warengrater HERNGENROBEN. 11 Mar. FERGUSON, James 21 North Platte Stockwood, Mass. s/o William FERGUSON & Liddie A. DRESSER HAWES, Kate H. 24 North Platte Watkins, N.Y. d/o John HAWES & Mary SCADDI. Wit: R.H. COLLINS, Robert PATTERSON & Mattie E. FERGUSON.
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Lincoln County Marriages, continued.
1872 (con't)6 Apr. SHELLWORTH, Julius 24 North Platte Germany s/o Fredrick SHELLWORTH & Frida RICKEY MILLER, Algine 19 Ft. McPherson Michigan d/o John MILLER & Jane WEAVER. Wit: Jacob DURR & Nancy Jane DURR. 20 Apr. BRAU, Frederick 42 O'Fallons Bluff Germany s/o Fred BRAU & Mary KIRCHEN GOODMAN, Rosie 28 North Platte Germany d/o Mike GOODMAN & Rachel ROSENFELD. Wit: Chas SCHLUMPF & Nith (?) SCHLUMPF 15 May BRISTOL, S.L. 21 North Platte N.Y. s/o Silas M. BRISTOL & Ellen MOAT MAKIN, Mary 22 North Platte England d/o (no record) Wit: Mrs. D. MAKIN, Mrs. J. MAKEL, Wm SMITH 8 June PAULSON, Peter 32 Omaha Sweden s/o Andrew PAULSON & Gintrass BENGSTON OLSON, Johanna 25 Omaha Sweden d/o Olaf N. OLSON & Brita NILSON. Wit: L.H. BAKER & Mrs. F. BALER. 9 June VAN GORDER, Francis 35 North Platte New York State s/o John VAN GORDER & Sally BALDWIN LINABERY, Annie 34 North Platte New York d/o John R. LINA13ERY & Sarah A. PARK. Wit: E.S. EDWARD & T.W. LaMUNYEN 11 June HENDY, Charles 24 Ft. McPherson New York s/o William HENDY & Francis Hannah DAVAGE JANETT, Katie 26 Ft. McPherson Switzerland d/o Jacob JANETT & Catherine LIPPERD or ZIPPARD. Wit: G. HOWEROFF & Geo. COLE 17 June BROWN, James 25 North Platte Ohio s/o George BROWN & Catherine MILLER DOUGHERTY, Wineford 24 North Platte Ireland d/o Philip DOUGHERTY & Rose LOWERY. Wit: E.S. EDWARDS & T.W. LaMUNYEN 20 July JONES, James 26 Ft. McPherson Virginia s/o Archibald JONES & Mary DALY BRYAN, Elizabeth 22 Ft. McPherson Illinois d/o George BRYAN & Betsy LAWSON. Wit: Jno. C. MARLHALL, Miss Christine HALLISON 15 July MYLANDER, Peter 25 North Platte Sweden s/o John MYLANDER and Mysafer JOHNSON BARGSTROM, Matilda 23 North Platte Sweden d/o Peter BARGSTROM & Anna NALSTOTTER. Wit: W.P. MYLANDER & John LaMUNYON 6 Aug. MARSHALL, John C. 33 Ft. McPherson Virginia s/o Baldwin MARSHALL & Mary ----anette HOLLEHON, Christina 20 Ft. McPherson Illinois d/o Gordon HOLLEHON & Christine O'BRYAN. Wit: Daniel HOLMES. 29 Aug. PATTERSON, Robert 21 North Platte Ireland s/o W.J. PATTERSON & Mary CARTWRIGHT. LOAN, Alice 19 Grand Island Edinburgh, Scot. d/o George LOAN & Sarah JOHNSON. Wit: Thomas C. PATTERSON & David PATTERSON 12 Nov. BURKE, Franklin 28 North Platte Germany s/o Joseph BURKE and Therissa OBELZ REGETTZEY, Catherine 28 North Platte "on the Atlantic" d/o John REGETTZY & Catharine RINEHARD. Wit: T.W. LaMUNYON & Mrs. A.J. LaMUNYON. 28 Nov. DRAKE, Isaac N. 27 Ft. McPherson Kentucky s/o Francis A. DRAKE & Minerva 1. GREY PRICKETTE, Abbie E. 22 Ft. McPherson Ohio d/o James PRICKETT & Phoebie BUARTON. Wit: T.W. LaMUNYON & Frederick A. LANDERS 1 Dec. FRIEND, SYLVESTER 30 North Platte PA s/o John FRIEND & Elizabeth LORD MORIN, Mary 19 Ft. McPherson St. Joseph d/o Edward MORIN & Valentine TEATER. Wit: H. FRIEND & Mrs. WOODRURST. 25 NOV. EIRDAM Theodore 30 North Platte Germany s/o Theodor EIRDAM & Catherine KONESHSAMER HERCHENTDER (HERCHENRDER, HERCHENRADER?) Margaret, 22, North Platte, Germany d/o Henry HERCHENRDER & Elizabeth HOFFMAN. Wit: Chas. SCHLUMPF & Minnie SCHLUMPF
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Lincoln County Marriages, continued.
1872 (cont)22 Dec. ERICSON, Charles 40 Cottonwood Sweden s/o E. ERICSON & Annie M. FORSBALL MUNSTRUM, Sophie M. 30 Sweden d/o Abraham MUNSTRUM & Christina BERNANDER. Wit: E.E. ERICSSON, C.J. JOHNSON and Mrs. Maria JOHNSON. 15 Dec. WALRATH, R. I. 26 Big Springs New York s/o Andrew WALFATH & Amanda SUTPHEN ELDRIDGE, Mary E. 16 North Platte Iowa d/o (both parents deceased) Wit: Wm WOODRUFF & WM PRUDIE 22 Dec. ERICSON, Charles G. 30 Ft. McPherson Sweden s/o Pierre ERICSON & Maria L. SWENSON JANSSON, Ingeborg 30 Ft. McPherson Sweden d/o Erik JANSSON & Katherina ERICSON. Wit: E.E. ERICSSON & Mrs. Carrie E. FEAY.
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Submitted by: Mrs. Helen Bentley, Brock, NE
KARN CEMETERY, NEMAHA COUNTY, NEBRASKA
Located in Glenrock Precinct, Section 13, Township 6, Range 14. An unkept cemetery overgrown with weeds and brush, stones broken, fallen over and base stones without markers. Therefore, this is an incomplete list of graves. Read and recorded by Ed and Helen Bentley on 1 Nov. 1982.ASHLEY, Laura E., wife of John Ashley April 15, 1863 aged 29 yr COATNEY, James Floyd, son of John & Min--- Apr. 9, 1874 aged 10 mo. 20 da EDWARDS, Nancy J., wife of William Jan. 6, 1895 aged 52 yr, 1 mo, 7 da KARN, Joshua Mar. 31, 1881 aged 72 yr, 2 mo, 27 da Catherine HOTT, wife of Joshua Feb. 22, 1900 aged 84 yr, 2 mo, 15 da Rebecca S. June 8, 1895 aged 42 yr, 3 mo, 16 da (The 3 KARN graves are in a pipe fence to the south and east) LASH, Hon. Joseph June 1, 1812 June 2, 1872 Susan, wife of Joseph Feb. 20, 1812 Sept. 27, 1875 (The 2 LASH graves are in a wrought iron fence on west side) Willie, son of Emmoir & Sarah A. Aug. 27, 1865 Jan. 9, 1885 REED, Harrison May 12, 1907 aged 81 yr, 7 mo, 25 da Sarah J., wife of Harrison Aug. 15, 1889 aged 69 yr, 29 da (The 2 REED graves are in a pipe fence on west side) ROLSTON, Benj. Feb. 10, 1873 aged 84 yr, 4 mo, 6 da Anna A., wife of B. Feb. 12, 1872 aged 79 yr, 9 mo, 10 da. T. J. May 6, 1875 aged 33 yr, 2 mo, 12 da Mary A., wife of (C. or G.) D. Feb. 26, 1899 SKAATS, Rinier Jan. 27, 1865 aged 73 yr. 2 mo, 29 da WARREN, Martha J., wife of W.J. Sept. 10, 1828 Sept. 29, 1874 aged 46 yr, 19 da
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Submitted by: Mrs. Georgene Morris Sones, Omaha, NE
From: THE BROWNVILLE LETTER, Brownville, NE, Friday, Oct. 13, 1905 (Nemaha County)
THE BROWNVILLE LETTER NEWSPAPER ABSTRACTS
The mar. of Miss Josie STROBLE to Mr. T.F. BEDESSEM, occurred at the home of the birde's parents in Omaha, Tues., 3 Oct. She is neice of Mr. & Mrs. B. STROBLE of Brownville & has many friends here.
Mr. BEDESSEM has worked for the dry goods firm of M.E. SMITH & Co. for 11 yrs.
Notice of App't of Administrator: Elizabeth MAHLE, filed to settle estate of Gottlieb MAHLE, deceased. J.S. McCARTY, Co. Judge.
G.R. SAPP, business man of Marion, Ind. is here visiting parents, Mr. & Mrs. J.W. SAPP, Sr., & to be present at celebration of their 50th wedding anniversary which occurs tomorrow.
Relatives gathered Sunday at home of Mr. & Mrs. J.G. WALTON in honor of H.A. WALTON'S 40th birthday.
Marriage of George SAPP, son of Elder & Mrs. SAPP, occurred a fortnight since at Beaver City. He & bride have gone to Iowa to reside.
THE BROWNVILLE LETTER, Friday, August 18, 1905.
Notice to settle estate of Robert Wilkinson FURNAS, deceased.
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