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 Bank Mennonite Church Cemetery (Page 2)

Bank Mennonite Church Cemetery Pages

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Cemetery Index

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Row

Surname

Given Name & MI

Birth Date

Death Date

Headstone Notes

Remarks

Images

006

Rumsey

John R.

1854

1922

Aged 68 yrs

 

 

006

Rumsey

Dora F.

 

23 May 1908

Aged 33y 7m 5d; w/J. R.

2w/John R; nee Hoover

 

006

Rumsey

Sarah F.

 

29 Nov 1898

Aged 48y 10m 7d; w/J. R.

1w/John R.; nee Byerly

 

006

Byerly

Benj. S.

 

10 Apr 1904

Aged 77y 6m 18d

 

 

006

Byerly

Sarah A.

 

6 Oct 1911

Aged 83y 7m 9d; w/B. S.

 

 

006

Byerly

David Henry

22 Dec 1861

25 Jul 1930

Erected by the J. R. Byerly Family

 

 

006

Heatwole

Jacob

11 May 1909

11 May 1909

ch/J. T. & S. C.

s/John & Sallie Coffman Heatwole

 

006

Heatwole

Nellie

 

26 Jan 1898

ch/J. T. & S. C.

d/John & Sallie Coffman Heatwole

 

006

Heatwole

David

 

15 Apr 1897

Aged 2 mos

s/John & Sallie Coffman Heatwole

 

006

Showalter

S. Catherine

4 Apr 1874

12 Feb 1947

 

Illegible stone-recorded by Swank in 1967; d/J. B. & M. A. Driver Showalter

 Image

006

Showalter

J. B.

 

8 May 1905

Aged 60y 9m 22d

s/Christian

 Image

006

Showalter

Mary A.

 

21 Jul 1890

Aged 46y 10m 11d; w/J. B.

nee Driver

 Image

006

Showalter

Infant

 

20 Oct 1876

Still Born; ch/J. B. & M. A.

Illegible stone-recorded by Swank in 1967; ch/J. B. & Mary Driver Showalter

 

006

Brunk

Hugh A.

2 Oct 1832

3 Aug 1905

Aged 72y 10m 1d

Married 11 May 1854; occupation: carpenter, farmer, undertaker

 

006

Brunk

Nancy

23 Sep 1837

7 Apr 1891

Aged 53y 6m 14d

w/Hugh; d/Gabriel & Margaret Swank Heatwole

 

006

Brunk

Abraham J.

10 Nov 1868

17 Oct 1897

Aged 23y 11m 7d

s/Hugh & Nancy Heatwole Brunk

 

006

Brunk

Margaret A.

15 Apr 1857

29 Sep 1869

Aged 12y 5m 14d

d/Hugh & Nancy Heatwole Brunk

 

006

Deadrick

Infant Son

 

 

s/R. L. & A. D.

 

 

006

Rhodes

Mary

13 Mar 1832

6 Jan 1885

Aged 52y 9m 23d; w/Henry A.

Memorial stone by J. W. Miller

 

006

Rhodes

Henry A.

18 Nov 1828

12 Dec 1908

Aged 80y 24d

 

 

006

Rhodes

Magdalene

 

22 Jul 1884

Aged 64y 6m 2d; Mother; w/Frederick A.

d/Gabriel & Margaret Swank Heatwole

 

006

Rhodes

Frederick A.

 

12 Feb 1900

Aged 80y 11m 20d; Father

s/Anthony & Eliz.Showalter Rhodes; married 12 Nov 1840; occupation: farmer

 

006

Rhodes

Isa Dora

 

26 Mar 1936

Aged 63y 19d; d/Henry A. & Mary

 

 

006

Rhodes

Noah

 

4 Jun 1852

Aged 1y 3m 1d; s/D. & M.

s/David & Magdaline

 

006

Rhodes

Infant

 

3 Mar 1851

Aged 1 day; ch/D. & M.

Illegible stone-recorded by Swank in 1967ch/David & Magdaline

 

006

Rhodes

Samuel

 

28 May 1858

Aged 22y 9d

Memorial stone by A. Funk

 

006

Rhodes

David

 

6 Oct 1859

Aged 49y 3m 6d

Memorial stone by A. Funk

 

006

Rhodes

Magdalene

2 Dec 1810

12 Mar 1898

Aged 87y 3m 10d; w/David; Our Mother

 

 

006

Rhodes

Dora Magdalene

 

21 Feb 1872

Aged 7m 20d; d/Jos. W. & M. J.

 

 

006

Heatwole

Mary Verdie

25 Jul 1873

1881

 

Illegible stone-recorded by Swank in 1967; d/F. & R. M.

 

006

Heatwole

Calvin S.

 

3 Mar 1881

Aged 8m 20d; s/E. & S. S.

Illegible age-below ground-recorded by Swank in 1967; s/Emanuel & Sarah Fishback Heatwole

 

006

Unknown

M. H.

 

 

 

Illegible small stone with initials only-recorded by Swank in 1967

 

006

Rhodes

Joseph Aldine

 

17 Nov 1871

Aged 4y 9m; s/H. A. & M. A.

 

 

006

Rhodes

Anthony

6 Feb 1795

18 Mar 1863

 

Partial illegible broken stone-recorded by Swank in 1967

 

006

Rhodes

Elizabeth

20 Apr 1800

2 Apr 1883

Aged 82y 11m 12d; w/Anthony

d/Joseph & Annie Rhodes Showalter

 

006

Miers

Joseph E.

 

5 Aug 1863

Aged 1y 11m 25d; s/J. R. & S. J.

 

 

006

Miers

John W.

 

21 Nov 1863

Aged 6y 3m 3d; s/J. R. & S. J.

 

 

006

Miers

Infant Twins

12 Jul 1871

12 Jul 1871

 

ch/J. R. & S. J.

 

006

Miers

Elizabeth C.

 

22 Jul 1871

Aged 2y 4m 8d

d/J. R. & S. J.

 

006

Owen

Victoria Octovia

19 Oct 1861

21 Nov 1871

d/W. C. & M. L.

 

 

006

Minnick

Lizzie C.

9 Feb 1852

6 Mar 1905

Married 22 Feb 1872; w/J. W.; d/Rev. Samuel & Frances Coffman

 

 Image

006

Minnick

J. W.

30 Mar 1839

4 Aug 1917

 

 

 Image

006

Minnick

C. L. Biedler

6 Nov 1879

3 Nov 1906

s/J. W. & L. C.

 

 Image

006

Minnick

Lillie F.

6 Jan 1873

21 May 1919

d/J. W. & L. C.

 

 Image

006

Deputy

R. G.

 

4 May 1886

55th year; Our Father

 

 

006

Deputy

Sarah

12 Mar 1836

17 May 1869

w/R. G.

 

 

007

Propst

Olen Loy

25 Jan 1902

1 May 1959

 

 

 

007

Propst

Annie Mary

18 Mar 1893

3 Jan 1978

 

 

 

007

Propst

Frances Mae

16 Nov 1929

18 Dec 1929

Infant d/Olen Loy & Annie Propst

 

 

007

Heatwole

Mary A.

1832

1920

 

3w/David G.; d/Isaac & Hannah Miller McMullen

 

007

Shank

John W.

1854

1920

 

s/Michael; occupation: farmer

 

007

Shank

Hannah F.

1856

1939

 

w/J. W.; d/David G. & Mary Ann McMullen Heatwole

 

007

Shank

Irvin C.

 

15 Jun 1896

Aged 14y 7m 8d; s/J. W. & H.

s/John W. & Hannah Heatole Shank; killed when tree fell on him

 

007

Wheelbarger

Ivan C.

 

26 Feb 1898

Aged 5 das; s/J. H. & F. S.

s/Joseph H. & Fannie S. FIshback Wheelbarger

 Image

007

Fishback

Gabriel T.

25 Sep 1825

15 Sep 1892

Aged 66y 11m 20d

 

 

007

Fishback

A. C.

 

2 Apr 1892

Aged 62y 8m 13d

s/Benjamin & Sarah Jane Rice Fishback; occupation: blacksmith, farmer

 

007

Fishback

Sarah

 

11 Feb 1898

Aged 62y 7m 29d; Mother; w/A. C.

d/John S. & Nancy Heatwole

 

007

Fishback

Octovia Ann

 

28 Oct 1898

Aged 15y 3m 27d; d/A. C. & Sarah

d/Albert C. & Sarah Heatwole Fishback

 

007

Whitmer

Hinton

4 Feb 1887

11 Mar 1887

Aged 11m 7d; s/Wm. C. & S. J.

 

 

007

Whitmer

Nancy Frances

28 Nov 1852

27 Oct 1866

Aged 16y 10m 29d

d/David G. & Frances Heatwole Whitmer

 

007

Whitmer

David G.

 

13 Dec 1860

Aged 30y 5m 12d

h/Frances Heatwole

 

007

Whitmer

David

 

7 Oct 1858

Aged 3y 8m 22d

s/David G. & Frances

 

007

Unknown

M. R.

 

 

 

Small stone with initials only

 

007

Whitmer

Sarah Elizabeth

10 Oct 1858

25 Feb 1874

 

d/David G. & Frances Heatwole Whitmer

 

007

Rhodes

Mary J.

29 Apr 1845

8 Apr 1878

w/Jos. W.

 

 

007

Rhodes

Civilla S.

 

15 Apr 1881

Aged 23y 6m 11d; w/Joseph W.

 

 

007

Swartz

Sarah E.

 

19 Aug 1899

Aged 51y 7m; w/J. W.

 

 

007

Swartz

Martin

3 Jan 1880

26 Jun 1880

 

 

 

007

Swartz

Jacob W.

12 Feb 1874

14 Oct 1878

 

 

 

007

Myers

Beatrice Frances

9 Apr 1902

13 Sep 1902

d/B. Frank & Mollie

 

 

007

Myers

John R.

 

18 Nov 1863

Aged 4y 5m 8d; s/W. & F.

 

 

007

Showalter

Henry S.

4 Jan 1804

23 Jun 1874

Aged 70y 5m 19d

 

 Image

007

Showalter

Barbara

30 Jan 1806

7 Jan 1895

w/Henry S.

 

 Image

007

Myers

William Henry

 

14 Mar 1881

Aged 18y 7m 5d

Illegible stone-recorded by Swank in 1967

 

007

Myers

William J.

28 Mar 1836

29 Dec 1915

Aged 79y 9m 1d; Father

 

 

007

Myers

Frances

15 Mar 1839

18 Jun 1924

Aged 85y 3m 3d; Mother

w/Wm. J.; nee Rhodes

 

007

Minnick

Mary Myrta

 

26 Apr 1901

Aged 25y 27d; d/Sylvester & Mary C.

 

 Image

007

Minnick

Smith

 

21 Jul 1889

Aged 15y 5m 24d; s/Sylvester & Mary C.

 

 Image

007

Swartz

Jacob William

25 Jun 1851

22 Aug 1879

My Husband

My Husband

 

007

Swartz

Ida L.

 

23 Aug 1877

Aged 2m 23d; d/J. W. & Sallie

 

 

007

Kniceley

John B.

27 Jul 1882

10 Jul 1884

s/D. K. & M. J.

 

 Image

007

Kniceley

Ezekiel

Jul 1868

Jul 1868

ch/D. K. & M. J.

 

 Image

008

Early

Jacob

 

2 Sep 1903

Aged 77y 5m 8d; Our Father

 

 

008

Early

Susan E.

 

19 Nov 1913

Aged 79y 1m 23d; Our Mother

w/Jacob

 

008

Early

Fannie E.

1856

1933

 

d/Jacob & Susan E.

 

008

Early

Joseph W.

1863

1938

 

h/Miss Huffman; s/Jacob & Susan

 

008

Early

Lilly E.

1877

1955

 

 

 

008

Knicely

Joseph L.

1882

1962

 

s/Lewis D. & Mary Coakley Knicely

 

008

Knicely

Bertha V.

1885

1969

 

w/Joseph L.; nee Shank

 

008

Kniceley

Infant Daughter

 

26 Feb 1905

Aged 10 das; d/J. L. & B. V.

d/Joseph & Bertha Shank Knicely

 

008

Heatwole

Nora E.

18 Nov 1884

30 Nov 1892

d/Pre. E. & S. C.

d/Rev. Emanuel & Sarah

 

008

Keller

Mattie S.

 

12 May 1889

Aged 8m 10d

 

 

008

Keller

Martin L.

1858

1889

 

 

 

008

Keller

Sallie M.

1859

1931

His Wife

w/Martin L.; nee Swisher

 

008

Switzer

Daniel S.

20 Jan 1822

7 Apr 1886

Aged 64y 2m 17d

 

 

008

Switzer

Sophia

25 Dec 1825

24 Jan 1889

Aged 63y 25d; w/Daniel

 

 

008

Suthard

Julian E.

1891

1896

s/B. F. & E. F.

 

 

008

Heatwole

Mary S.

10 Sep 1848

24 Mar 1851

The original pottery marker made by John D. Heatwole is in the Eastern Mennonite College archies.

d/John D. & Elizabeth Coffman Heatwole

 

008

Heatwole

Elizabeth

 

22 Oct 1892

Aged 62y 2m; w/John D.

nee Coffman

 

008

Heatwole

J. D.

 

16 Jun 1907

Aged 80y 9m 27d

s/Samuel & Elizabeth Shank Heatwole; married 11 June 1848; occupation: potter

 

008

Heatwole

Myrtle Eva

2 Sep 1892

22 Nov 1892

d/R. B. & T.

 

 

008

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Pottery marker-broken & no writing

 

008

Unknown

R. S.

 

 

 

Small stone with initials only

 

008

Murray

Francis H.

15 Jan 1832

22 Dec 1879

 

 

 

008

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Illegible wooden marker-no writing

 

008

Swartz

William H.

11 Dec 1867

10 Jan 1868

s/G. W. & R. A.

 

 

008

Swartz

Rebecca

23 Aug 1809

24 Nov 1864

 

 

 

008

Swartz

John

9 May 1811

24 Feb 1896

Aged 84y 9m 15d

 

 

008

Lowman

Amanda J.

21 Apr 1827

25 May 1886

Aged 59y 1m 4d

 

 

008

Lowman

John

 

21 Oct 1872

Aged 85 yrs

 

 

008

Lowman

Catharine

 

25 Sep 1879

Aged 78y 3m 28d

 

 

008

Minnick

Tireetta P.

 

29 Jun 1888

Aged 37y 8m 7d; d/Joseph H. Angeline

 

 Image

008

Minnick

Mary C.

 

2 Feb 1891

Aged 47y 2m 23d; w/Sylvester

 

 Image

008

Minnick

Sylvester

 

31 Aug 1880

Aged 33y 5m 5d

 

 Image

008

Minnick

Dallis

 

10 May 1864

Aged 20y 1m 27d; s/Joseph H. & Angeline; Killed near Spottsyvania C.H., Co H 10th Va. Regt.

 

 Image

008

Minnick

Angeline

 

10 Aug 1864

Aged 48y 5m 27d; Consort/J. H.

 

 Image

008

Minnick

Joseph H.

 

6 Mar 1864

Aged 50y 9m 28d

Stone broken-on ground

 Image

008

Minnick

Joanna

 

4 Feb 1863

Aged 1y 10m 7d; d/J. H. & A.

d/Joseph H. & Angeline

 Image

008

Minnick

Calvin

 

1 May 1862

Aged 20y 11m 22d; s/J. H. & A.

s/Joseph H. & Angeline

 Image

009

Coakley

Austin V.

 

16 Mar 1919

Aged 67y 2m 10d; Father

 

 

009

Coakley

Sarah E.

 

27 Jan 1910

Aged 60y 9d; Mother; w/A. V.

nee Knicely

 

009

Coakley

Bertie F.

1891

1894

 

d/Austin & Sarah Knicely Coakley

 

009

Coakley

Sarah F.

1878

1914

 

d/Austin & Sarah Knicely Coakley

 

009

Webster

Nettie Agnes

24 Apr 1890

14 Oct 1918

w/R. A.

 

 

009

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Small stone with no markings

 

009

Coakley

Icie D.

2 Mar 1893

10 Jan 1963

ch/A. V. & S. E.

d/Austin V. & Sarah

 

009

Webster

Hazel V.

13 Apr 1912

3 Jul 1993

 

 

 

009

Kniceley

Lewis D.

28 Jul 1846

14 Apr 1931

 

s/Ebinezer

 

009

Kniceley

Mary E. F.

8 Oct 1848

13 Dec 1901

Aged 58y 2m 5d; w/L. D.

nee Coakley

 

009

Weese

C. J.

20 Jun 1870

2 Jun 1950

Father

 

 

009

Weese

Mary F.

8 Dec 1860

24 Mar 1933

Mother

w/C. J.; d/Philip Linhoss

 

009

Linhos

George W.

24 Nov 1845

10 Oct 1918

 

s/Philip

 

009

Linhos

Barbara

18 Mar 1818

19 Jan 1904

Mother; w/P.

w/Philip

 

009

Linhos

Philip

13 Jan 1816

10 Apr 1896

 

 

 

009

Funk

Christian

 

7 Jan 1896

Aged 83y 11m 21d; Our parents

s/Christian & Susan Geil Funk

 Image

009

Funk

Frances

 

29 Mar 1900

Aged 82y 7m 14d; Our parents

w/Christian; nee Brenneman

 Image

009

Rohrer

Glenn E.

19 Dec 1924

 

 

 

 

009

Rohrer

Annis S.

17 Dec 1925

 

 

 

 

009

Rohrer

Anna

 

25 Jan 1909

Aged 82y 9m 22d; w/Israel

 

 

009

Rohrer

Israel

 

8 Mar 1894

Aged 73y 5m 26d

from Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania

 

009

Rohrer

Annie V.

 

7 Dec 1898

Aged 4 das

Illegible stone-recorded by Swank in 1967; d/D. H. & Lydia

 

009

Hoard

Thomas J.

10 May 1854

2 Feb 1855

s/T. & M.

s/Thomas & Mary

 

009

Hoard

Mary

15 Jun 1789

16 Apr 1851

Consort/Thomas

 

 

009

Hoard

Thomas

4 Mar 1791

30 Oct 1867

 

 

 

009

Hoard

Polly Burner

1808

1884

 

 

 

009

Unknown

I. V. H.

 

 

 

Small stone with initials only

 

009

Unknown

C. L.

 

 

 

Small stone with initials only

 

009

Hughes

Ida Virginia

25 Oct 1878

18 Jan 1887

 

Illegible stone-recorded by Swank in 1967; d/B. F. & Fannie

 

009

Hughes

Charles B.

1 Nov 1867

28 Jan 1887

Aged 19y 2m 27d; s/B. F. & Fannie

s/B. F. & Fannie; stone broken

 

009

Hughes

B. F.

10 Jun 1827

1 Apr 1897

 

 

 

009

Sheets

Sarah J.

 

 

 

Stone reads Records lost;d/John H. & Elizabeth

 

009

Sheets

Eliza A.

 

 

 

Stone reads Records lost;d/John H. & Elizabeth

 

009

Sheets

John H.

 

 

 

Stone reads Records lost

 

009

Sheets

Elizabeth

 

 

 

Stone reads Records lost; w/John H.

 

009

Sheets

Joseph H.

 

 

 

Stone reads Records lost; s/John H. & Elizabeth

 

010

Unknown

J. L.

 

 

 

Small stone with initials only

 

010

Kiracofe

Nelson B.

 

4 Jan 1874

Aged 35y 1m 24d

 

 

010

Kiracofe

Caroline V.

25 Dec 1840

11 Apr 1917

w/N. B.

 

 

010

Black

Frances

22 Feb 1808

20 Aug 1859

w/James

 

 

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