Category Archive: Cemeteries

Aug 14

Lakeview Cemetery, Howell, Michigan Fred and Maybelle Yournd

This entry is part 16 of 60 in the series Cemeteries

This entry is part 16 of 60 in the series CemeteriesLakeview Cemetery 920 Roosevelt, Howell, Michigan, 48843. One of my grandfather’s brothers also chose burial in Lakeside Cemetery. Frederick, Fred, Freddie Yournd/Yearnd and some of his family are buried in section A lot 183. Fred and Mabelle (Daley) Yournd. If the flag was placed correctly, …

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Aug 13

Lakeview Cemetery, Howell, Michigan – Charles and Lena Yournd

This entry is part 15 of 60 in the series Cemeteries

This entry is part 15 of 60 in the series CemeteriesLakeview Cemetery 920 Roosevelt, Howell, Michigan, 48843. I asked as a child where the Yearnds came from, and the answer was “Howell”. When we moved to Detroit in, one of the first things I did was make the short drive to Howell to see what …

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Aug 12

Knox Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Huron County, Ontario — Johnston

This entry is part 14 of 60 in the series Cemeteries

This entry is part 14 of 60 in the series Cemeteries The members of the my great-grandmother’s family who died in or near Grey Township are also buried at Knox Presbyterian cemetery. John Johnston was a taxable resident of Grey Township by 1866; I do not know the exact date he arrived there. Just two …

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Aug 11

Knox Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Huron County, Ontario — Kaiser

This entry is part 13 of 60 in the series Cemeteries

This entry is part 13 of 60 in the series CemeteriesThe Church The cemetery, out my car door, and across the hood. The cemetery is located at Cranbrook, Concession 11, Grey Township. When I arrived at this place in May of 2001, it was truly a spiritual experience. It was satisfying to stand at the …

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Aug 10

Grove Cemetery, New Brighton Pennsylvania

This entry is part 12 of 60 in the series Cemeteries

This entry is part 12 of 60 in the series Cemeteries We found this cemetery by driving around New Brighton. It is on a hill in the east side of town. Thee photos are from our first visit there. Hannah E. Warren married Claude Eugene Brashears 16 February 1898 in New Brighton, Beaver County Pennsylvania. …

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Jan 14

Daniel Erlin Kaiser

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This entry is part 10 of 60 in the series Cemeteries

This entry is part 10 of 60 in the series CemeteriesDaniel Erlin Kaiser, born May 1806, York Township, York County, Ontario, Canada was my 3rd great-grandfather. His wife was Hannah Fisher, and they had at least eight children, including my ancestor, William Kaiser, 1837-1909. Daniel is buried in the cemetery at the Zion Evangelical Lutheran …

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Jan 08

Hillside Cemetery, Grant Township, Newaygo County, Michigan

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This entry is part 9 of 60 in the series Cemeteries

This entry is part 9 of 60 in the series CemeteriesThis cemetery is East of Grant, MI. Take 128th east from US 31 about 2 miles. The cemetery is on the south (right) side of 128th. The Fellows family graves are listed in order they are placed, from north to south. Two babies. One is …

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Jan 07

Fairveiw Cemetery, Manton, Michigan

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This entry is part 8 of 60 in the series Cemeteries

This entry is part 8 of 60 in the series Cemeteries Fairview cemetery is in the city of Manton,Michigan. A transcription which resides in the Cadillac-Wexford Library, Cadillac Michigan says Gertie W. Burdick is the oldest burial found in the cemetery. On lot 373, section 1, owner L.T. Fenton, according to the book, the remains …

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Jan 06

Evergreen-Sparling Cemetery, Kingsley, Michigan

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This entry is part 7 of 60 in the series Cemeteries

This entry is part 7 of 60 in the series Cemeteries This cemetery just west of Kingsley, Grand Traverse County, Michigan on M113, on the south side of the road. I consulted a cemetery transcription which resided in the Kingsley Library. Some photos are thumbnails will open a larger view in a new window, you …

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Jan 05

Grace Cemetery, Harmony, Pennsylvania

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This entry is part 6 of 60 in the series Cemeteries

This entry is part 6 of 60 in the series CemeteriesThis cemetery is located just outside Harmony. It is adjacent to the old Mennonite meeting house, and was the burial place for a number of the Mennonite community in Harmony. The cemetery is sometimes called the Old Mennonite Cemetery Here is view of the older …

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