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Lake Road (Brown) Cemetery
Brownhelm Township, Lorain County, Ohio

This abandoned cemetery on Lake Road is about ¼ mile west of Baumhart Rd. In 1994, no stones were left upright, most had become buried under several inches of soil. With diligent prodding in the earth, the following stones were located. This cemetery had Henry Brown's name on the deed. Adjoining burial ground known as Shepard-James Cemetery was combined with the Brown burial plot by Henry Brown into the current cemetery. For further information you may contact Ted Reising.

Bildad b. 1742 Wethersfield,Conn. d. 4 Aug 1824 æ 82 Rev.War Soldier

Philip d.10 Dec 1857 æ 50y 25d

George...see KLAUS

Johannes d. 12 Mch 1855 æ 51y 6m 17d

William d. 23 Jan 1859 æ 6m(?) son of J.& A.

Dorodea (HEUER) b. 14 Apr 1799 d. 21 Jan 1853 "2 tilh. 4,7.8." wife of Peter

Judah b. 1777 d. 26 Jly 1824 ae. 48y

Abigail (BELDEN) b. 1777, d. 29 Jly 1824 (3 days after Judah, is bur. beside him. Most of headstone missing.)

Jacob b. 12 Apr 1847 d. 20 Mch 1850 son of J. & E.

Stephen Jr. d. Nov 22 (no year) æ 15y

KLAUS (a.k.a. CLAUS)
George b. 6 Jan 1845 d. 24 Mch 1849, son of A. & K. E.

Augusta Magdalena b. 24 Sep 1854 d. 1 Aug 1858 dau. of Adam

Anna M. b. 28 Nov 1854 d. 14 Jne 1857 dau. of Henry

Georg d. 14 Mch 1862 æ 5y 2m 11d son of Henry & Anna C.

Elisha d. 2 Mch 1840 æ 58y 27d.

LOTZ (a.k.a. LUTZ)
Gertrude d. 19 Jne 1859 æ 53y 6m 16d wife of Henry

LOTZ (a.k.a. LUTZ)
Henry d. 28 Sep 1860 æ 58y 1m 18d

Anna K. d. 23 Aug 1854 æ 8y 6m 7d, dau of H & A. K.

Georg b. 11 Apr 1851 d. 20 Jan 1858, son of George

Jacob b. 12 Mch 1841 d. 3 Jly 1850, son of George

Henry d. 24 Aug 1841 æ 39y

Thomas d. 28 Aug. 1843 æ 63 [ his wife Zilpah is buried at Sanders Hill Cem. Henrietta Twp.]

_?_ d. 13 Nov 1824 æ 17 -- dau. of _?_ & Zilpah [stone broken, names missing]

The following inscriptions are recorded in a previous Lorain County Cemeteries survey, but these stones could not be located (1995). Most of the following inscriptions were recorded by a D.A.R. survey about 1936, but these stones could not be located (1993; 1994; 2003; 2008); it is likely that these headstones have been removed, probably before 1950, and may be unrecoverable.)

Broken Stone,
Footstone with only the initials J. E. H. (or possibly J. E. K.?; name unknown, remaining portion of stone not yet found.

Charles George d. Dec 1861

Dorothea b. Feb 1845 d. 30 Sep 1847

Leman d. 11 Aug 1827 ae.35y b. Sheffield, Mass., d. Brownhelm

Minor_ies? b. 14 Nov 1808 d. 7 Jne 1830

Charlotte b. 23 Jne 1801 d. 24 Oct 1822 consort of Ezekiel L.

Anna B. d. 24 Feb 1849 æ 49y wife of Jacob, Stone is inscribed MEENSTER

Charles d. 2 Oct 1840 æ 43y

Burkhardt d. 1862 b. Germany

Jason b. 17 Apr 1807 d. 2 Oct 1828 b. Hartford,Conn.

_?_ d. 12 Oct 1834 æ 17y 5m 15d
-- dau. of Elijah & Eunice

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