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Lee County Cemeteries

* Nelson Township Cemetery *

Partial listing, compiled by me.
Mostly from the Cemetery listing found at the Dixon Library.
Some from obituaries, biographies, family members, etc.

Lee County Township Map

NAME BIRTH DEATH SPOUSE PARENTS
ALLISON, Esther Hannah (Jones) 1836 1879 James Johnson Allison  
ALLISON, James Johnson 1830 1912 Esther Hannah Jones  
ALLISON, Robert George 1865 1959 Julia Ann Zebdt James Johnson and Esther Hannah (Jones) Allison
ALTER, Shirley Ann 1933 1976 Wayne M. Alter  
ALTER, Wayne M. 1935 1979 Shirley Ann  
AREY, Howard 27 Oct 1873 25 Apr 1900    
ASHLING, Edward 22 Nov 1854 10 Dec 1889 Mary J.  
ASHLING, Frank D. 02 Jan 1885 07 Oct 1885    
ASHLING, G. Melvin 14 May 1880 05 Aug 1880    
ASHLING, George W. 02 Nov 1875 13 Apr 1900   Edward & Mary J Ashling
ASHLING, Loyd W. 02 Feb 1879 23 Jan 1884    
ASHLING, Mary J. 15 Jan 1854 13 May 1906 Edward Ashling Henry Burell and Isabella Mason Stone
ASHLING, Susannah (Nickson) 28 Oct 1829 08 Dec 1893    
ASHLING, William 12 Jan 1829 21 Sep 1919    
ASHLING Jr. William 1857 1919    
BABCOCK, Orrin 18 Apr 1792 18 Jan 1873    
BAKER, Donald E. 1925   Norma J  
BAKER, Norma J. 1932 1978    
BEAL, Neilson S. 23 Jul 1877 31 Mar 1877   J.E. & J.A. Beal
BENLERS, Edward 30 May 1877 20 Jun 1877   A & M Benlers
BENLERS, Henry F. 16 Jun 1871 30 Mar 1872   A & M Benlers
BEVILLE, Jessie (Allison) 1873 1965 Wm. J. Beville  
BEVILLE, William J. 1870 1954 Jessie Allison  
BLACK, Clara 1876 1939 Frederick Black  
BLACK, Frederick 1874 1913 Clara  
BLUE, James A.
Obituary
05 Jan 1957 03 Feb 2015 Paula Janssen
21 Feb 1997
James Vernell and Delores (Hamilton) Blue
BOLINIUS, Marie 1832 03 Jan 1903 F. Bolinius  
BRIGGS, Ann 20 Oct 1890 26 Jun 1892    
BURNELL, Robert L 1951 1970    
CAMERON, Lamina 20 May 1864 15 Nov 1940 Walter H. Cameron  
CAMERON, Walter H. 24 Jan 1869 06 Apr 1947 Lamina Wm. Henry and Emily E. Allen
CASH, Rebecca (Wilder) 17 Nov 1946 24 Dec 1965    
COGSWELL, Abner 1812 29 Jan 1882 Philinda  
COGSWELL, Carrie   19 Aug 1850   Age 6mts
COGSWELL, Emma 6n 13 Aug 1850    
COGSWELL, Helen 17 Jan 1847 23 Feb 1847    
COGSWELL, Philinda 1815 10 Feb 1861 Abner Cogswell  
COGSWELL, Rachel 1819 11 Nov 1892 Abner Cogswell  
COLLINS, Betty J. 10 Aug 1922 06 Aug 2003 Elmer D. Collins  
COLLINS, Elmer D. 14 Dec 1912 18 Jun 1998 Betty J.  
CONRAD, Alice (Pearson) 1862 1902    
CUNNINGHAM, Clara B. 06 May 1869 31 May 1914    
DETRICK, Lydia 05 Dec 1871 27 Aug 1877   Martin and Rachel (Atkinson) Detrick
DETRICK, Martin 07 Dec 1833 04 Sep 1924 Rachel L. Atkinson Jacob & Margaret (Lowe) Detrick
DETRICK, Rachel L. (Atkinson) 29 Aug 1833 18 Feb 1905 Martin Detrick  
DODSON, Huldah 24 Nov 1816 01 Nov 1884 J.R. Dodson  
DONALDSON, Elnora (Tuttle) 31 Jul 1867 29 Dec 1889 Adam Donaldson  
DUIS, Etta J. 1831 1913 Henry J. Duis  
DUIS, Henry J. 1831 1915 Etta J.  
ELY, Michael W. 01 Dec 1944 11 Mar 1997 Nancy K.  
FAY, Crystal (Pearson) 1884 1975    
FAY, Patricia H. 20 Sep 1924 19 Nov 2009 Richard A. Fay  
FAY, Richard A. 31 Mar 1918 21 Jan 1984 Patricia H.  
FELLER, Mailla 1794 27 Mar 1871    
GALE, Bessie M. 1888 1971 John A. Gale  
GALE, John A. 1897 1923 Bessie M.  
GALE, Willis 1917 1939    
GENZ, Carl F. 1858 24 Jun 1930 Ulreka H.  
GENZ, Charlotte 29 Apr 1827 18 May 1912    
GENZ, Elreka H.
Obituary
23 Nov 1856 06 Apr 1947 Carl F. Genz  
GONZALEZ, Michelle Lynn (Baker) 01 Aug 1958 17 Apr 2016 Ray Gonzalez Donald E. & Norma (Todhunter) Baker
HARBERNEICK, H.F. 02 Dec 1820 28 Apr 1885 Maria  
HARBERNEICK, Lizzie 1858 1870    
HARBERNEICK, Maria 11 Nov 1832 29 Oct 1880 H.F. Harberneick  
HARWOOD, Charlie 12 Mar 1861 19 Dec 1882    
HARYOD, Ardella   Sep 1888    
HAWLEY, Brian 02 Nov 1781 28 Aug 1854 Hannah  
HAWLEY, Hannah 01 Mar 1779 15 Dec 1847 Brian Hawley  
HELDT, Albert C. 1908 1977    
HELDT, August F. 1866 1915 Nellie A.  
HELDT, Frank A. 1903 1960    
HELDT, Ira
Obituary
30 Jul 1911 21 Jul 1953   August F. and Nellie Heldt
HELDT, Nellie A. 1871 1964 August F. Heldt  
HOLLENBECK, Edward 08 Apr 1835 27 Nov 1915 Sarah Caroline Detrick Ephraim & Amaretta (Mowry) Hollenbeck
HOLLENBECK, Emery W. 1871 1874   Edward & Sarah Caroline (Detrick) Hollenbeck
HOLLENBECK, Sarah Caroline(Detrick) 13 Jan 1840 12 May 1919 Edward Hollenbeck  
HOUSTON, Bethesda 1892   Edward Houston  
HOUSTON, Edward 1889 1971 Ethesda  
JAMES, Lester H. 31 Jan 1940 10 Jul 1985    
JANSSEN, Alma 1938 1954    
JANSSEN, Darlene . 22 Dec 1955   Raymond & Nadine Janssen
JANSSEN, Donna M. . 15 Sep 1944 Richard L. Janssen  
JANSSEN, Elizabeth A. (Jones) 10 Oct 1916 25 May 2005 Fred W. Janssen Harry & Christine (Reece) Jones
JANSSEN, Elnora E. (Deak) 20 Feb 1931 22 Dec 2004 Wallace H. Janssen Paul & Helen (Semeny)
JANSSEN, Frank G. 10 Aug 1904 05 Sep 1968    
JANSSEN, Fred W. 1897 01 Jan 1974 Elizabeth A. Jones  
JANSSEN, Fredericka E. 1852 1923 John S. Janssen  
JANSSEN, Fredericka (Minnen)
Obituary
17 Jun 1866 05 May 1950 William F. Janssen Mince Minnen
JANSSEN, Grace 1892 1966 Henry Janssen  
JANSSEN, Henrietta 1878 1947 William B. Janssen  
JANSSEN, Henry 1891 1947 Grace Wm. & Fredericka (Minnen) Janssen
JANSSEN, John S. 1846 1931 Fredericka E.  
JANSSEN, Leroy E.
Obituary
01 Mar 1916 10 Apr 2005 Verna M. Schreiner Henry & Grace (Abbott) Jannsen
JANSSEN, Mary O. 1899 1984 William H. Janssen  
JANSSEN, Mince
Obituary
20 Sep 1899 14 May 1948 Cecile Wm. & Frederick (Minnen) Janssen
JANSSEN, Raymond H. 03 Apr 1936 10 Jun 1980    
JANSSEN, Richard L.   12 Mar 1943 Donna M.  
JANSSEN, Wallace H.
Obituary
03 Sep 1923 14 Nov 1982 Elnora E. Deak Henry and Grace (Abbott) Janssen
JANSSEN, William F. 11 Oct 1863 15 Jan 1937 Fredericka Gertrude Minnen  
JANSSEN, William B. 1879 1939 Henrietta  
JANSSEN, William H. 1895 1977 Mary O.  
JOHNSON, Daniel B. 1917 1963 Helen M.  
JOHNSON,Helen M. 1917      
KEISTER,   08 Jul 18?? Fred Keister  
KIMBALL, Ada 06 Mar 1866 17 May 1887   Wm.Henry and Ann Eliza (Burzett) Kimball
KIMBALL, Ann E. (BURZETT) 08 Feb 1840 18 May 1915 Wm. Henry Kimball George and Adaline (Barron) Burzett
KIMBALL, William H. 11 Feb 1836 12 Apr 1907 Ann Eliza Burzett  
KING, Alta A. 27 Dec 1871 21 Apr 1872    
KING, Birtie 22 Jun 1870 13 Jul 1870    
KING, Clyde W. 09 Mar 1876 22 Jun 1876    
KING, Henry C. 17 Feb 1837 12 Aug 1880    
KNELSON, Geraldine   17 May 1924    
LAWRENCE, Lester Fred 30 Apr 1915 18 Apr 1999 Oris Ellen Clary Fred P. and Edna Caroline (Bonfoey) Lawrence
LAWRENCE, Oris Ellen (Clary) 20 Apr 1923 05 Aug 1996 Lester Fred Lawrence John Egnew and Hazel Jeanette (Ackerman) Clary
LEASE, Anna E. 1873 1910    
LEASE, Clayton E. 1880 1880    
LEASE, David B. 1849 1922 Elizabeth  
LEASE, Elizabeth 1850 1920 David B. Lease  
LEASE, Floyd B. 1884 1885    
LEASE, Roy H. 1889 1900    
LEASE, William W. 1879 1926    
LEMKA, Lizzie 04 Oct 1876 10 Jan 1877   John & H.E. Lemka
LUCITO, Lucido 15 Mar 1895 05 Jul 1955    
MAYBERRY, Jewell M. 07 Jun 1924      
MAYBERRY, Ralph J. 17 Feb 1923 04 Nov 1981 Jewell M.  
McKINSTRY, John
Biography
1821 1906 Harriet Landis  
McKINSTRY, Harriet (Landis) 05 Feb 1840 26 Jul 1916 John McKinstry Abraham & Maria (Pickle) Landis
McKINSTRY, Salome (Root) 1793 17 Aug 1872 John McKinstry  
McKINSTRY, Sloane 1828 07 Jul 1903    
MILLER, Augusta K. (Stomberg) 15 Apr 1846 27 Jan 1916 Dick H. Miller  
MILLER, Dick H. 09 Jun 1842 22 Feb 1902 Augusta K. Stomberg  
MILLER, Harry 1889 1957    
MOORE, Harry E. 1882 1936    
MILLER, James J. Jr 07 Seo 1961  22 Nov 2014    James J & Merle (Walker) Miller, Sr 
MORGAN, Katherine (Janssen) 03 Sep 1907 18 Jan 1936 Sidney J. Morgan Sr.  
MORGAN Sr., Sidney 12 Feb 1901 09 Nov 1978 Katherine Janssen Henry & Cetta (Voyles) Morgan
ONKEN, Albert        
ONKEN, Daisy 1887 1930    
ONKEN, Edith (Veith) 1888 1958 George Frederick Onken  
ONKEN, George Frederick 31 Oct 1882 26 Nov 1944 Edith E. Veith  
ONKEN, John 08 Jul 1845 19 Mar 1919 Margaret  
ONKEN, Margaret 04 May 1851 06 Oct 1914 John Onken  
ORTGIESEN, Edward O. 12 Nov 1885 09 Jun 1958 Olive N.Gardner John & Margaretta (Portenius) Ortgiesen
ORTGIESEN, Edward O. 1922 1922   Edward O. & Olive N. (Gardner) Ortgiesen
ORTGIESEN, Gladys 1920 &nsp; Raymond R. Ortgiesen  
ORTGIESEN, John 1836 20 Nov 1920 Ferricks/Portenius George & Maria Ortgiesen
ORTGIESEN, Margaret 04 Nov 1901   Raymond R. Ortgiesen  
ORTGIESEN, Margaretta (Portenius) 15 Mar 1853 19 Oct 1920 John Ortgiesen  
ORTGIESEN, Olive N. (Gardner) 31 Dec 1889 20 May 1972 Edward Ortgiesen  
ORTGIESEN, Raymond R. 10 Aug 1894 05 May 1958 Margaret  
ORTGIESEN, Raymond R. 10 May 1920 27 Aug 1982 Gladys M.  
ORTGIESEN, Stanley 1954 1965   Raymond R. & Gladys M. Ortgiesen
PALMER, Daniel 09 Nov 1899 04 Jan 1970   George and Grace C. Palmer
PALMER, George W.
Obituary
28 Jun 1868 15 Nov 1951 Grace C.  
PALMER, Glenn W. 08 Sep 1895 06 May 1960   George and Grace Palmer
PALMER, Grace C. 1876 1956 George W. Palmer  
PEARSON, Arthur M. 20 Nov 1879 16 Jul 1886   J.W. & M.E. Pearson
PEARSON, Myrtle 20 Jul 1884 26 Jul 1886   J.W. & M.E. Pearson
PEARSON, W.H. 08 Mar 1858 23 Feb 1883    
PESKA, Vincent 31 Aug 1915 30 Apr 1979 Florence L. Fargusson WW 2
PETERSON, Nels 09 Oct 1870 27 Jul 1894    
PORTENIUS, Gerd 1852 1884 Marie  
PORTENIUS, Louise 29 May 1884 12 Jun 1923    
PORTENIUS, Marie 1876 1900    
PRITCHARD, Doris M. 26 Sep 1936 29 Sep 1936    
REED, Howard L. 1877 1968 Rebecca W. Miller  
REED, Rebecca W. (Miller)
Obituary
01 Jul 1876 24 Jun 1953 Howard L. Reed Dike & Augusta (Stromberg) Miller
REENZ, Julius 30 Apr 1827 11 Feb 1892    
ROBINSON, M. Isabell 1886 1887    
ROOT, Elizabeth W. 30 Aug 1816 31 May 1887 Truman Root  
ROOT, Truman 22 Jan 1814 26 Feb 1889 Elizabeth A.  
SCHOAF, Ernest P. 1903 1984 Kathryn A.  
SCHOAF, John E. 27 Apr 1889 24 Jan 1972 Pearl M. Warner  
SCHOAF, Kathryn A. 1907      
SCHOAF, Lloyd Harry
Obituary
10 Oct 1919 21 Aug 1935   John and Pearl (Warner) Schoaf
SCHOAF, Pearl M. (Warner) 26 Apr 1900 21 Aug 1991 John Schoaf  
SEATON, Charles G.        
SEELEY, Charles J. 1913 1974    
SIEBOLT, Effie 1882 1886   Frank & Ellen Siebolt
SIEBOLT, Ellen J. 1842 1917 Frank K. Siebolt  
SIEBOLT, Frank K. 1845 1917 Ellen J.  
SOUTH, Mary 50y   W. South  
STEDMAN, Louisa A. (Stone) 20 Jan 1860 01 Jun 1907 Abner C. Welch  
STITZEL, Clarence M.
Obituary
21 Nov 1889 25 Aug 1952 Hazel E.  
STITZEL, Frances G. (Stewart)
Biography
05 Feb 1870 1958 Miller Charles Stitzel Benjamin & Geneva (Phillips) Stewart
STITZEL, Gertrude 08 Dec 1897 19 May 1909   James & Hattie Stitzel
STITZEL, Hattie D. 1855 1935 James B Stitzel  
STITZEL, Hazel E. 24 Jun 1891 04 Oct 1967 Clarence Stitzel  
STITZEL, Howard W. 08 Oct 1899 17 Oct 1900   Miller C & Frances (Stewart) Stitzel
STITZEL, James B. Jan 1857 1931 Hattie D. John & Agnes Stitzel
STITZEL, John 14 Nov 1837 06 Mar 1888    
STITZEL, John . 06 Jun 1899   Age 17days
STITZEL, Miller Charles Oct 1868 21 Apr 1943 Frances G. Stewart John & Agnes Stitzel
STOLTZ, Besentze 1832 1912 Charles Stoltz  
STOLTZ, Charles 1826 1897 Besentze  
STONE, Albert 11 Mar 1834 01 Jun 1921   Samuel & Eliza (Power) Stone
b Erie NY d Whiteside Co
STONE, Alonzo 09 Oct 1847   Luther and Lamina Stone
STONE, Alonzo D.
Obituary
27y 25 Nov 1888 Mary Ashland Samuel & Eliza (Power) Stone
STONE, Alpha Gilbert
Obituary
3y 07 Jan 1888   Alonzo & Mary (Ashland) Stone
STONE, Arthur Calvin 27 Jan 1879 20 Aug 1947   Alonzo D. Stone
STONE, Eliza 19 Jun 1819 18 Mar 1891 Willard Stone
Samuel Stone
 
STONE, Henry Burrel 12 Jan 1820 07 May 1885 Isabella Mason McNeil Luther and Lamina Stone
STONE, Isabella (McNeil) 24 Jun 1832 01 Oct 1915 Henry Burrel Stone Alexander & Janet (Mason) McNeil
STONE, Lamina (Warren) 1801 07 Oct 1875 Luther Stone Henry B. Warren
STONE, Lois J. 08 May 1852 26 Mar 1858   Burrel & Isabella (McNeil) Stone
STONE, Luther 68y 26 Oct 1863 Lamina Warren  
STONE, Mable Irene
Obituary
13 Nov 1880 20 Nov 1886   Alonzo & Mary (Ashland) Stone
STONE, Olive Ray
Obituary
18 Mar 1883 23 Dec 1886   Alonzo & Mary (Ashland) Stone
STONE, Reuben 1843 11 May 1917   Samuel and Eliza Stone
STONE, Samuel 18 Dec 1824 25 May 1899 Eliza Luther and Lumina Stone
STONE, Willard 04 Feb 1819 13 Feb 1841 Eliza Samuel & Eliza (Power) Stone
STOUFFER, Esther V. 1909 1982    
SWAIM, Julia S. 17 Jun 1908 07 Jan 1985 Paul J. Swaim  
SWAIM, Paul J. 31 Jan 1906 06 Jan 1978 Julia S.  
THOME, Anthony 1829 1909 Maria Van Buskirk  
THOME, Maria (Van Buskirk) 1833 1905 Anthony Thome  
TUTTLE, Sarah A. 04 Mar 1823 04 Mar 1911 Hiram C. Tuttle  
VALVE, Mina 1909   Steve Valve  
VALVE, Steve 11 May 1892 24 Jul 1950 Mina  
VAN DeBOGART, Richard 1935 12 Feb 1900    
VEITH, Benjamin   28 Sep 1932 Tina Benj. & Helen Veith
VEITH, Tina Margaret 08 Feb 1848 17 Oct 1924    
VIVION, C.M. 1869 1941    
VON BERGEN, Etta 1818 1902    
WAKEFIELD, Laodicea     Josiah Wakefield Age 79y 7m 12d
WALL, Emily S. 1840 1909    
WARNER, Edith Geldean 1880 1933 Harry Granville Warner  
WARNER, Harry Granville 06 Dec 1870 1927 Edith Geldean Uriah Sylvester and Julia Ann (Coppersmith) Warner
WEBER, Myrtle T. 30 Dec 1915 18 Jun 1999 William J. Weber  
WEBER, William J. 28 Jul 1913 03 Jun 1990 Myrtle T.  
WELCH, Abner C. 34y 12d 18 Jul 1882 Louisa A. Stone  
WESSELS, Hiemke M. 04 Jun 1850 10 Nov 1889 E.D. Wessels  
WILDER, Doris (Trenholm)
Obituary
21 Mar 1921 13 Jul 2004 Elmer Wilder Mirl & Esther (McCray) Trenholm
WILLIAMS, Belenda (Millhouse)
Obituary
04 Aug 1950 06 Feb 2015 Barry Williams
08 Sep 1979
Robert L & Anna M (Allen) Millhouse
WILLINGHAM, Helen F. 1910 2008 James E. Willingham  
WILLINGHAM, James E. 1906 1965 Helen F.  
WILSON, Louisa (Bowers) 15 Jan 1864 07 Aug 1914 Samuel Scott Wilson  
WILSON, Luverne V. 1889 1987 Ray Wilson  
WILSON, Marvin A. 03 Jul 1916 27 Sep 1916   Ray and Luverne Wilson
WILSON, Maurice R. 09 Aug 1914 11 Oct 2011 Ruth Ray and Luverne Wilson
WILSON, Ray 20 Jul 1886 31 Mar 1976 Luverne V. Samuel Scott and Louisa (Bowers) Wilson
WILSON, Ruth 21 Dec 1919 30 Jan 2006 Maurice Wilson  
WILSON, Samuel Scott 06 Jun 1864 17 Mar 1944 Louisa Bowers Almond & Laura (Jake) Wilson
ZANGER, Agnes 1860 1946 Christian Zanger  
ZANGER, Christian 1859 1951 Agnes  
ZIEGLER, Mary (Brown)
Obituary
06 Feb 1909 19 Dec 1982 C. Pritchard
O.E. Ziegler
Harold and Mary (Gannon) Brown

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