Wahlfeld Cemetery
aka Old Bishop Cemetery
Mason Co, Illinois


This is a complete listing of stones found in Wahlfeld aka Old Bishop Cemetery, plus information from an ealier reading. Researchers are welcome to contribute any burial information or photos of stones to be placed on this website by emailing Kristin

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Name Birth Death Other Information
M.E.B. footstone, not found in 2011
Bishoff, --------- 24 Nov 1869 wife of J.H., not found in 2011
Bishop, Franklin H. 31 March 1868 31 Aug 1869 son of H & C, not found in 2011
Bishop, infant 6 July 1850 son of H & M, not found in 2011
Bishop, infant 24 Aug 1855 son of H & M, not found in 2011
Butt, August D. 6 Nov 1869 27 March 1886 16y 4m 21d
Dertel, V------ 9 Sept 1835 2 Sept 1876 not found in 2011
Dohe, Adala 4 Dec 1879 10 June 1880 same stone as Liesette & Helena
Dohe, Helena 4 Dec 1879 12 June 1880 same stone as Adala & Liesette
Dohe, infant stillborn son of C & L, not found in 2011
Dohe, Liesette 4 Dec 1879 16 June 1880 same stone as Adala & Helena
Dohe, Liesette Wiemer 12 Dec 1842 5 Dec 1879 36y 11m 24d, wife of Christ?, died in childbirth after having quadruplets
Grunhagen, Friedrich 17 Nov 1853 26 Aug 1883 29y 9m 9d, not found in 2011
Harfst, --------- 18 July 1858 18 July 1858 son of ? & ?, not found in 2011
Harfst, Anna W. 6 Jan 1860 5m 6d, dau of G.& A?
Harfst, Garart 19 Feb 1852 son of E & O, age is buried
Kreiling, infant 20 May 1888 20 May 1888 dau of J.H. & H.C., not found in 2011
Nortrup, Johann Heinrich 1781 1861 80y, same stone as Lucea
Nortrup, Lucea Catharina Woltman 5? Jan 1782 16 Oct 1878 96y 9m 11d, wife of Johann, same stone
Thies, Maria 17 Sept 1853 11 Oct 1882 28y 1m 25d, wife of George
Wahlfeld, J. Herman 30 Aug 1866 64y 6d
Weber, Maria Lucia 4 Sept 1870 11y 9m, dau of August & Catharine
Wehmhoff, Anna Margreta Nortrup 25 Feb 1814 16 Dec 1882 69y 9m 19d, wife of J.G., same stone
Wehmhoff, Johann Gerhard 1816 1856 40y, same stone as Anna
Wehmhoff, Johann Gerhard 10 Jan 1800 9 Feb 1854 stone difficult to read, dates verified from other sources
Weszling, Anna Elsebeth 20 June? 1803 9 Jan 1888 84y 5m 20d, wife of J.G., same stone
Weszling, Johann Gerhard 10 July 1799 30 March 1879 79y 8m 20d, same stone as Anna

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