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Lee County Cemeteries

Old German Cemetery
Also known as Gehant Farm & Trotnow Cemetery
Section 15 McGirr & Ashton Rds. Bradford Township, Lee County IL

Photos and Information contributed by Kevin Vogeler

Lee County Township Map

This cemetery is abandoned and overgrown with brush and weeds. All gravestones are in bad shape.
Someone needs to rescue this cemetery before its too late.
We appreciate people like Kevin Vogeler who have given the time and energy to preserve what is still there.

(1) Rev. John C. Anthes
Born 09 Jun 1826
Died 11 December 1876

Son of Christian & Anna (Schmidt) Anthes
Husband of Louisa Fredericka Just

Age 50 Years 6 Months 2 Days
Children: Wilhelmina, Anna Mary, John Frederick, David H., Sarah Anna, Jonathan William, Martha Elizabeth, Samuel William & Emma Louise

Obituary






(2) Johanna Boley


Born

Died 15 April 1862

Age 3 Years 3 Months 24 Days





(3) Asmann Eisenberg


Born

Died 11 December 1876

Married Christine (Sebrar)

Age 50 years 6 Months 2 Days
See Biography of his son Peter Eisenberg






(4) Hanne Hanneman


Born

Died 30 August 1875

Age 14 Years 10 Months 15 Days






(5) John Hanneman


Born

Died 09 October 1870

Age 48 Years 7 Months






(6) Ludewing Hanneman


Died 30 March 1880

Age 19 Years 7 Months 26 Days









(7) Welhelmene Hanneman


Born

Died 02 January 1874

Age 37 Years






(8) Anna Heinzeroth


Born 12 October 1857

Died 27 September 1874








(9) Michael Heinzeroth


Born 06 April 1827

Died 14 May 1879








(10) Martha Elizabeth Henert


Born 31 November 1855

Died 27 September 1876








(11) ?? Hubenthal


Born

Died 28 October 1866

2 Years 2 Months 11 Days






(12) Carl Hubenthal


Born

Died 13 October 1868

Age 42 Years 6 Months 9 Days






(13) Martha Catharina Kersten


Born 02 May 1802

Died 17 October 1876








(14) Juliana Killmer


Born

Died 19 October 1860

Age 3 Years 11 Months 2 Days






(15) Louisa Killmer


Born

Died 09 September 1868

2 Years 9 Months






(16) Maryan Killmer


Born

Died 03 November 1864

1 Year 10 Months 12 Days






(17) Catherina Koch


Born 04 March 1844

Died 18 November 1873








(18) Johanna Krug


Born 06 January 1858

Died 25 September 1868








(19) Martha Krug


Born

Died 09 December 1868

Age 15 Years 7 Months






(20) Martha Elisabeth Krug


Born 27 October 1824

Died 29 October 1864








(21) Joseph Mall


Born

Died 02 August 1871

Age 41 Years 1 Month 16 Days






(22) Willie Nass


Born 29 November 1868

Died 28 January 1875







(23) ??

Born 19 July 1865

Died 04 September 1865

Daughter of

John Neuman






(24) Julia Rice


Born

Died 24 October 1874

Age 66 Years 11 Months 10 Days





(25) Carl Ross

Born

Died September 8, 1866

Son of W. & E.E. Ross

Age 1 Year 11 Months






(26) Elisabeth Ross


Died 18 August 1863

Age 64 Years








(27) Anna C. Rueppel


Died 08 February 1880

Age 66 Years 24 Days







(28) Martha Rueppel

Born

Died 12 December 1864

Age 26 Years 4 Months 13 Days








(29) Anna C.N. Sandrock


Born 05 October 186

Died 21 June 1867








(30) Anna Catharina Thiele


Born 28 March 1851

Died ??








(31) Jacob Vaupel














(32) Martin Vaupel


Born

Died 22 June 1864

Age 26 Years 4 Months 13 Days








(33) Agnes Walter


Born 08 February 1826

Died 18 April 1879











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