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Record: SEIBEL, Henry   (Scott County)
 B. 1856  D. 2-10-1935   Cem. Pleasant Valley   Loc. Pleasant Valley   Cmt. h/o Julia Hallaman; Chr. Mrs. Harry Kahl, Mrs. Carl John, Mrs. Edward McGrath, Mrs. Clarence Pezinger; Dav. Dem. 2-11-1935
Posted By:Cheryl Pizinger Cruse (Cpizinger) on 6/26/2017
Message:The "Pizinger" is misspelled, Clarence Pizinger was my father, the Mrs. here is his first wife.

Record: DURANT, John   (Jackson County)
 D. 03 Apr 1892   Cem. Buckeye   Loc. Fulton   Cmt. aged 69
Posted By:LuAnn (Wentworth) Goeke (lugoeke) on 6/23/2017
URL / Title:http://iagenweb.org/boards/jackson/biographies/index.cgi?review=46473   (1889 Biography of John Durant)
Message:Son of Samuel and Alma (Ferris) Durant, husband of Amanda (Tompkins).

Record: DURANT, Amanda   (Jackson County)
 D. 02 Jul 1892   Cem. Buckeye   Loc. Van Buren Twp   Cmt. aged 60: Mrs. John
Posted By:LuAnn (Wentworth) Goeke (lugoeke) on 6/23/2017
Message:Amanda (Tompkins), dau. of Nathan & Eliza (King) Tompkins, wife of John Durant.

Record: BARNES, Geo. W.   (Fayette County)
 B. Age 25 years  D. 07 Feb 1886   Cem. Oakdale   Loc. Oelwein   Cmt. Wife Ada.
Posted By:Colette Miles (artydes3) on 6/17/2017
Message:Was killed in Nebraska, by railroad accident. Father = William P. Barnes Mother = Jane Wright

Record: GIBSON, Harvey   (Harrison County)
 B. 8-14-1818  D. 4-26-1880   Cem. Soldier Valley Cemetery   Loc. Jackson Twp.  
Posted By:Site Coordinator (gravestones) on 6/17/2017
Message:Thanks for letting us know of the transcription error.

Record: GIBSON, Harry   (Harrison County)
 B. 1864  D. 1936   Cem. Woodbine Cemetery  
Posted By:Ron Rader (RonRader) on 6/16/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=50694157   (Harry Gibson)
Message:Harry Gibson is actually buried at the Woodbine Cemetery.

Record: GIBSON, Harvey   (Harrison County)
 B. 8-14-1818  D. 4-26-1880   Cem. Soldier Valley Cemetery   Loc. Jackson Twp.  
Posted By:Ron Rader (RonRader) on 6/16/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=116790228   (Harvey Gibson)
Message:I believe this Hsarbey is actually Harvey Gibson who is buried at the Soldier Valley Cemetery at Pisgah. The Findagrave memorial has the wrong birth date, but your dates are correct according to the stone.

Record: WILKINSON, Alice   (Tama County)
 B. 1822  D. 1887   Cem. Woodlawn   Loc. Toledo Twp.   Cmt. age 65
Posted By:Karen Giblin (jkgiblin) on 6/4/2017
URL / Title:Alice (Lumley) Wilkinson, wife of William   ()
Message:Alice Lumley was baptized September 4, 1824 in Settrington, Yorkshire, England. She married William Wilkinson on August 22, 1846 in Kirby Misperton, Yorkshire, England.. She died December 22, 1887 in Whitten, Hardin County, Iowa.

Record: STERZING, Edmun   (Polk County)
 B. 1891  D. 22 Sept 1918   Cem. Laurel Hill   Loc. No location given   Cmt. age 27
Posted By:mary lanigan (marylanigan1942) on 6/3/2017
Message:Buried in Burlington Iowa

Record: CADWALADER, Anna D.C.   (Mahaska County)
 B. 04 Feb 1847  D. 13 Jul 1920   Cem. Friends   Loc. Prairie  
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=31316755   (Findagrave.com)
Message:Cadwalader, Anna D.C. Friends Cemetery and New Sharon Friends Cemetery

Record: CADWALLADER, Sarah Russell   (Mahaska County)
 B. 1820  D. 1907   Cem. Forest   Loc. Oskaloosa City  
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=12531441   (Findagrave.com)
Message:Cadwallader, Sarah (Russell) 27 Sep 1820 20 Apr 1907

Record: CADWALLADER, William   (Mahaska County)
 B. 1810  D. 1891   Cem. Forest   Loc. Oskaloosa City  
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=12531442   (Findagrave.com)
Message:Cadwallader, William 1810 1891

Record: CADWALLADER, Sarah Russell   (Mahaska County)
 B. 1820  D. 1907   Cem. Forest   Loc. Oskaloosa City  
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=12531441   (Findagrave.com)
Message:Cadwallader, Sarah (Russell) 1820 1907

Record: CADWALLADER, Morris W.   (Mahaska County)
 B. 1854  D. 1923   Cem. Forest   Loc. Oskaloosa City  
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=18760069   (Findagrave.com)
Message:Cadwallader, Morris W Aug 1854 1923

Record: CADWALLADER, Minnie   (Henry County)
 B. age 3  D. 12-24-1873   Cem. Cedar   Cmt. dau/o William & Sarah
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=29641646   (Findagrave.com)
Message:Cadwallader, Minnie 27 Nov 1870 24 Dec 1873 Henry, IA

Record: CADWALLADER, Lucy Jane   (Audubon County)
 B. 24 yrs.  D. 16 Nov 1873   Cem. Oakfield   Loc. Exira Twp.   Cmt. Blk. 1 lot 7
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=67249461   (Findagrave.com)
Message:Cadwallader, Lucy Jane (Patterson) 1849 16 Nov 1873

Record: CADWALLADER, Laura A   (Bremer County)
 B. 1826  D. 1888   Cem. Oakland   Loc. Jackson Twp   Cmt. w/o Chester & buried on same lot
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=38216254   (Findagrave.com)
Message:Cadwallader, Laura Ann (Shaw) 5 May 1826 3 Mar 1888

Record: CADWALLADER, Jess E.   (Audubon County)
 B. 1827  D. 1878   Cem. Oakfield   Loc. Exira Twp.   Cmt. Buried on lot with Almira
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=67249400   (Findagrave.com)
Message:Cadwallader, Jesse 27 Jun 1827 1878

Record: CADWALLADER, Mahlon   (Marion County)
 B. 1808  D. 2 Sept ,18*   Cem. Dunreath   Loc. Dunreath   Cmt. *has 18871 for death year, H/O Elizabeth
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=45773574   (Findagrave.com)
Message:Cadwallader, Mahlon 29 Sep 1808 2 Sep 1887

Record: CADWALLADER, Elizabeth   (Marion County)
 B. 1813  D. 10 Mar,1894   Cem. Dunreath   Loc. Dunreath   Cmt. W/O Mahlon
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=45773562   (Findagrave.com)
Message:Cadwallader, Elizabeth (Crew) 9 Jan 1813 Ohio 10 Mar 1894

Record: CADWALLADER, D.M. Jones (female)   (Mills County)
 B. 1865  D. 9/20/1923   Cem. Calvary   Loc. Malvern   Cmt. on lot with Alexander
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=100836061   (Findagrave.com)
Message:Cadwallader, Demmie M. (Jones) 1865 20 Sep 1923

Record: CADWALLADER, D. M. Jones   (Mills County)
 B. 1865  D. 9/20/1923   Cem. Calvary   Loc. Malvern   Cmt. Female, on same lot as Alexander, above
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=100836061   (Findagrave.com)
Message:Cadwallader, Demmie M. (Jones) 1865 20 Sep 1923

Record: CADWALLADER, Chester   (Bremer County)
 B. 03 Dec 1836  D. 24 Sep 1928   Cem. Oakland   Loc. Jackson Twp   Cmt. h/o Laura A. & buried on same lot
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=42676150   (Findagrave.com)
Message:3 Dec 1836 24 Sep 1928

Record: CADWALLADER, Almira   (Audubon County)
 B. 1829  D. 1909   Cem. Oakfield   Loc. Exira Twp.   Cmt. Blk. 1 lot 9
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=67249427   (Findagrave.com )
Message:Cadwallader, Almira (Aitken) 1829 1909

Record: CADWALLADER, Alexander B.   (Mills County)
 B. 1837  D. 5/5/1918   Cem. Calvary   Loc. Malvern  
Posted By:Joseph Smith (cad8wall) on 6/1/2017
URL / Title:https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=100835990   (Findagrave.com )
Message:Cadwallader, Alexander Burton 1837 5 May 1918

Record: ROBISON, Elizabeth   (Delaware County)
 B. 1875  D. 12 Jun 1855   Cem. Platt   Loc. Colony Twp.   Cmt. [Transcriber Note: Birth year as recorded on WPA document.]
Posted By:Site Coordinator (gravestones) on 6/1/2017
Message:Birth year transcribed as on original document. Agree it has to be an error.

Record: ROBISON, Elizabeth   (Delaware County)
 B. 1875  D. 12 Jun 1855   Cem. Platt   Loc. Colony Twp.   Cmt. [Transcriber Note: Birth year as recorded on WPA document.]
Posted By:Marsha Ashby (craftiecat) on 5/31/2017
Message:Should Elizabeth Robison's birth year be 1775?

Record: DITTMAR, Sarah   (Polk County)
 B. 9 May 1835  D. 29 Jan 1816*   Cem. No cemetery given   Loc. No location given   Cmt. age 81; *(transcribers note- year of death transcribed as recorded)
Posted By:Brenda Allyn (blallyn) on 5/30/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=dittmar&GSfn=sarah&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=20679261&df=all&   (Find A Grave)
Message:This is Sarah Enfield. Her parents are Philip Enfield and Margaret Rebecca Schultz. She died in Marshall County, Iowa in an old folks home. She was married to John Ditmar/Dittmar. She is buried in Bretherns United/Dunkard Cemetery, Polk County, Iowa. She died on January 29, 1916.

Record: JOHNSON, Guston   (Winneshiek County)
 B. 1855  D. 1934   Cem. Glenwood   Loc. Glenwood   Cmt. Age 79
Posted By:Mark D. Williams (voxdoc) on 5/29/2017
URL / Title:http://johnsonbook.blogspot.com/   (A Johnson Blog)
Message:This person's name should read, "Gustav Johnson."

Record: BOUQUOT, Ramey   (Washington County)
 B. 1847  D. 9 Jun 1914   Cem. Riverside Catholic  
Posted By:LeeAnn Bryant (roscoesmom1) on 5/28/2017
Message:I have been trying to locate Ramey's gravesite. If you have any knowledge of where they grave is located please let me know or send me a photo. Thank you.

Record: STREETER, Nancy P.   (Harrison County)
 B. ****  D. 3-29-1896   Cem. Biglers Grove   Loc. Boyer Twp.   Cmt. 84y
Posted By:Site Coordinator (gravestones) on 5/26/2017
Message:Original document does indeed list surname as STREETER. Transcription error has been corrected. Thanks!

Record: STREETER, Nancy P.   (Harrison County)
 B. ****  D. 3-29-1896   Cem. Biglers Grove   Loc. Boyer Twp.   Cmt. 84y
Posted By:Ron Rader (RonRader) on 5/25/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=95651843   (Nancy P. Hill Palmer)
Message:I believe this entry to actually be Nancy P. Hill Palmer who was married to Elisha Streeter. There are no Streets buried in this cemetery. Nancy is the only person in this cemetery with the death date you have listed above.

Record: GRIFFITH, Wiliam   (Harrison County)
 B. ****  D. 1-31-1898   Cem. Biglers Grove   Loc. Boyer Twp.   Cmt. 31y
Posted By:Ron Rader (RonRader) on 5/25/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=123971378   (Minnie V. Griffith)
Message:This name should actually be Minnie V. Griffith and not William.

Record: CROSDALE, B. F.   (Harrison County)
 B. 1837  D. 1916   Cem. Little Sioux   Cmt. C. W. Vet. -- Co. "C", 3rd Pa. Reserve
Posted By:Ron Rader (RonRader) on 5/24/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=15921140   (Benjamin F. Croasdale)
Message:This is actually Benjamin Croasdale at Little Sioux.

Record: THORNTON, P H   (Boone County)
 B. ****  D. 12 Nov 1888   Cmt. no burial listed, died Boone, from Boone Co Rep 5 Dec 1888
Posted By:Misty M (mistymcnally) on 5/23/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=thornton&GSfn=pat&GSbyrel=all&GSdy=1888&GSdyrel=in&GSob=n&GRid=62243122&df=all&   (Findagrave site for Pat Thornton)
Message:First name is Patrick. Buried in Ohio, according to Nov. 14 1888 Boone County Republican

Record: GREEN, J.G.   (Kossuth County)
 B. 1828  D. 08 Dec 1911   Cem. Laurel Hill   Loc. Irvington   Cmt. Co. A Nat'l. Border Brigade
Posted By:Daniel Green (dgreen1) on 5/23/2017
Message:My 3rd GGF. Initially served with Co. C 17th Regiment Iowa Infantry prior to serving with CPT Ingham in Co. A Nat'l Border Brigade.

Record: GREEN, George K.   (Kossuth County)
 B. 1836  D. 17 Feb 1917   Cem. Burt Twp.   Loc. Burt  
Posted By:Daniel Green (dgreen1) on 5/23/2017
Message:My 4th great uncle. George K. Green served with the 83rd PA Infantry Regiment in the Civil War. Wounded at the battle of Fredericksburg VA.

Record: HAIGHT, Abram   (Harrison County)
 B. 11-8-1863  D. 5-10-1925   Cem. Oak Grove   Loc. St. John Twp.  
Posted By:Site Coordinator (gravestones) on 5/21/2017
Message:Transcription error has been corrected now showing Oak Grove cemetery. Thanks for letting us know.

Record: HAIGHT, Abram   (Harrison County)
 B. 11-8-1863  D. 5-10-1925   Cem. Oak Grove   Loc. St. John Twp.  
Posted By:Ron Rader (RonRader) on 5/20/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=65316633   (Abram Haight)
Message:Abram's grave is actually in Oak Grove Cemetery.

Record: HAAN, Rika   (Grundy County)
 B. 25 May 1863  D. 01 Sep 1882   Cem. Pleasant Valley Reformed   Loc. P.V. Twp.   Cmt. Lot 16
Posted By:Bonnie (bjgroen) on 5/14/2017
Message:Rika Haan is listed at having the maiden name of Jansen, Rika was never married. Jansen was her middle name. I would like to hear from anyone that is researching the Haan name.

Record: GIFFORD, Enos Peck   (Poweshiek County)
 B. 18 Jan 1791  D. 9 Apr 1881   Cem. Sheridan   Loc. Sheridan Twp   Cmt. 5th US Inf. War of 1812 . Born Erie co., Penn.
Posted By:Site Coordinator (gravestones) on 5/13/2017
Message:Transcription error has been corrected. Thanks for letting us know.

Record: LINDGREN, Magnus   (Buena Vista County)
 B. 3-12-1837  D. 12-11-1911   Cem. Poland Twp.   Loc. Marathon, Poland Twp.   Cmt. h/o Anna Johnson f/o John P., Carl M., Emil W., Arthur Paul, Fred H., Mrs. F.O. Danielson
Posted By:Donna Dyhrkopp Clarke (dyhrkoppclarke) on 5/11/2017
Message:Magnus was my great-grandfather. Swedish records show that he was born on March 13 and baptized on March 14, 1837. He died December 12, 1911. His obituary says Tuesday and that was December 12, not 11.

Record: WALTERS, Leonard   (Harrison County)
 B. 1888  D. 1920   Cem. Logan   Loc. ****  
Posted By:Ron Rader (RonRader) on 5/10/2017
URL / Title:http://iowagravestones.org/gs_view.php?id=232963   (Leona D. Walters)
Message:This should be Leona D. Walters instead of Leonard.

Record: WALTERS, Elliott I.   (Harrison County)
 B. 8-3-1878  D. 10-21-1918   Cem. Logan   Loc. ****   Cmt. 49y w/o Isaac
Posted By:Ron Rader (RonRader) on 5/10/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=138481928   (Elliott Walters)
Message:Elliott is actually buried at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens in Missouri Valley, Iowa.

Record: VANHARTON, Charles   (Adair County)
 B. -  D. -   Cem. Oakwood   Loc. Walnut Twp.  
Posted By:Joy Kidney (kidneyguyjoy) on 5/2/2017
URL / Title:https://joynealkidney.wordpress.com/2017/03/13/a-may-day-tragedy/   ()
Message:I believe he died May 1, 1892.

Record: FLEMING, James M.   (Page County)
 B. 1840  D. 1923   Cem. Clarinda   Loc. Clarinda, Nodaway Twp.   Cmt. Co.E. 25th Ia Inf. Husband of E.H.
Posted By:Linda Linn (linrd) on 4/29/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Fleming&GSiman=1&GScid=94476&GRid=15675498&   (Find a Grave)
Message:His stone has J. N. Fleming and it was Joseph N. who served in the 25th Iowa.

Record: WILSON, Lewis W.   (Buchanan County)
 B. ...  D. 9-16-1861   Cem. Wilson   Loc. Washington Twp.   Cmt. blk 4 lot 24
Posted By:WilsonHistorian (miwilson49) on 4/28/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Wilson&GSfn=Lewis&GSmn=W&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=14&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=28482483&df=all&   (Find A Grave)
Message:Born Aug. 19, 1841, son of Elzy Wilson and Mary McIntyre, brother of Rebecca Wilson Miller.

Record: WILSON, Samuel   (Buchanan County)
 B. ...  D. 9-21-1870   Cem. Wilson   Loc. Washington Twp.   Cmt. blk 1 lot 19
Posted By:WilsonHistorian (miwilson49) on 4/28/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=vcsr&GSvcid=55091   (Find A Grave)
Message:I believe that this may be the Samuel Wilson (b. 02/08/1797, d. 02/21/1870 in IA) who married Dorcas Miller 11/14/1816 in OH.

Record: DOYLE, Michael   (Johnson County)
 B. 20 Aug 1880  D. 15 Dec 1899   Cem. St. Joseph   Loc. Iowa City   Cmt. blk
Posted By:John M. Doyle (johnpattydoyle) on 4/26/2017
URL / Title:http://iowawpagraves.org/view.php?id=966962   (WPA - 1930's Graves Registration Survey)
Message:The Born: date should be 20 Aug 1830 for Michael Doyle, not the 20 Aug 1880 shown. Thank you. John

Record: ZIMMERMAN, Anna M.   (Johnson County)
 B. ****  D. 30 Aug 1901   Cem. Oakland   Loc. Iowa City   Cmt. 72y lot 55 blk 6
Posted By:Sharon Stott (utahgirl53) on 4/24/2017
Message:According to the 1900 US census record, Anna was born May 1829 in Germany.

Record: CHAPMAN, George   (Clayton County)
 B. 1843  D. 21 Sep 1882   Cem. Hillcrest   Loc. Sperry Twp.   Cmt. Co. D 21st IA Inf.
Posted By:Sharyl Ferrall (ferrall) on 4/22/2017
Message:George Chapman died in the Civil War on 11/24/1862. Burial in Hillcrest has not been confirmed, he may have initially buried where he died, and later reinterred in a National cemetery.

Record: DENTON, James J.   (Page County)
 B. -----  D. -----   Cem. Rose Hill   Loc. Shenandoah, Grant Twp.   Cmt. Co. I. 42nd Ind. Inf.
Posted By:Linda Linn (linrd) on 4/18/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Denton&GSiman=1&GScid=95985&GRid=15663639&   (Find a Grave)
Message:Joseph H . Denton Side: Union Regiment State/Origin: Indiana Regiment: 42nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry Company: I Rank In: Private Rank Out: Private

Record: CULVER, Isaac   (Page County)
 B. 1844  D. 1912   Cem. Maple Hill   Loc. College Springs, Amity Twp.   Cmt. Co. I. 3rd Ia. Cav. Civil War
Posted By:Linda Linn (linrd) on 4/18/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=calvert&GSfn=i+&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=14&GScnty=619&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=15669589&df=all&   (Find a Grave)
Message:Isaac Calvert Residence: Age at Enlistment: 21 Enlistment Date: 20 Mar 1864 Rank at enlistment: Private State Served: Iowa Was POW?: Yes Survived the War?: Yes Service Record: Enlisted in Company I, Iowa 3rd Cavalry Regiment on 29 Mar 1864.Mustered out on 27 Jun 1865 at Davenport, IA. Birth Date: abt 1843 Death Place: Guthrie Center, Iowa Sources: Roster & Record of Iowa So

Record: CULVER, Isaac   (Page County)
 B. 1844  D. 1912   Cem. Maple Hill   Loc. College Springs, Amity Twp.   Cmt. Co. I. 3rd Ia. Cav. Civil War
Posted By:Linda Linn (linrd) on 4/18/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=calvert&GSfn=i+&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=14&GScnty=619&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=15669589&df=all&   (Find a Grave)
Message:Isaac Calvert Residence: Age at Enlistment: 21 Enlistment Date: 20 Mar 1864 Rank at enlistment: Private State Served: Iowa Was POW?: Yes Survived the War?: Yes Service Record: Enlisted in Company I, Iowa 3rd Cavalry Regiment on 29 Mar 1864.Mustered out on 27 Jun 1865 at Davenport, IA. Birth Date: abt 1843 Death Place: Guthrie Center, Iowa Sources: Roster & Record of Iowa So

Record: ISHAM, J. W.   (Harrison County)
 B. age 28  D. 27 Aug 1895   Cem. Rose Hill   Loc. Mo. Valley  
Posted By:Site Coordinator (gravestones) on 4/18/2017
URL / Title:http://iowawpagraves.org/faq.php   (See WPA F.A.Q. Page)
Message:Info is as on the original record. See WPA F.A.Q. page re: questions of accuracy. We would not suggest using this WPA info as a final source without additional evidence.

Record: ISHAM, J. W.   (Harrison County)
 B. age 28  D. 27 Aug 1895   Cem. Rose Hill   Loc. Mo. Valley  
Posted By:Ron Rader (RonRader) on 4/17/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=138143578   (Flora May Isham)
Message:Can you check original record? There is no J.W. Isham buried in Rose Hill. His wife's stone is there. I added his name to Findagrave only because I found him in your WPA records. This record should read Flora May Isham.

Record: SCHLEKAN, William F.   (Harrison County)
 B. 4-13-1881  D. 2-21-1915   Cem. Logan  
Posted By:Site Coordinator (gravestones) on 4/17/2017
Message:Birth year on original document was so faint that transcriber could not make it out. Thanks for the correction. Logan cemetery is correct in original document. Thanks.

Record: CAMERON, J. H.   (Page County)
 B. -----  D. -----   Cem. Clarinda   Loc. Clarinda, Nodaway Twp.   Cmt. Surgeon with 16th Ia.
Posted By:Linda Linn (linrd) on 4/17/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=15669614   (Find a Grave)
Message:It was Jacob H. Camburn who served in the 16th Iowa Infantry and the 6th Iowa Cavalry. He has a military headstone at Clarinda, but it appears that he is buried at Cedar Rapids where he also has a military headstone as well as a family stone.

Record: MORRIS, Luella   (Harrison County)
 B. age 17  D. 10 Aug 1895   Cem. Rose Hill   Loc. Mo. Valley  
Posted By:Ron Rader (RonRader) on 4/16/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=133181197   (Findagrave)
Message:Luella's last name is actually Norris. Her death date is actually 10 Nov 1895.

Record: SCHLEKAN, William F.   (Harrison County)
 B. 4-13-1881  D. 2-21-1915   Cem. Logan  
Posted By:Ron Rader (RonRader) on 4/16/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=133186500   (William F. Schlekan)
Message:This WPA record shows Rose Hill. He is actually in the Logan Cemetery at Logan, Harrison, Iowa. I have submitted a request on Findagrave to have him moved to the correct cemetery. Birth year is actually 1881.

Record: BOLTON, Thomas (Mrs.)   (Page County)
 B. -----  D. -----   Cem. Memory   Loc. New Market, East River Twp.   Cmt. Wife of Thomas
Posted By:Linda Linn (linrd) on 4/15/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=70407116   ()
Message:POSSIBLY Alvira Bolton, wife of George Thomas Bolton.

Record: BOLTON, Thomas   (Page County)
 B. -----  D. -----   Cem. Memory   Loc. New Market, East River Twp.   Cmt. Undertaker's marker -- Old Soldier.
Posted By:Linda Linn (linrd) on 4/15/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=70407177   ()
Message:Possibly George Thomas Bolton--George T Bolton Residence: Age at Enlistment: 20 Enlistment Date: 1 Oct 1861 Rank at enlistment: Private State Served: Iowa Survived the War?: Yes Service Record: Enlisted in Company C, Iowa 15th Infantry Regiment on 31 Dec 1861.Mustered out on 16 Dec 1862 at Abbeville, MS. Birth Date: abt 1841 Sources: Roster & Record of Iowa Soldiers in the War

Record: HARNIS(?), William   (Jackson County)
 B. 22 Mar 1884  D. 22 Jul 1908   Cem. St Patricks   Loc. N Garry Owen  
Posted By:Ellen Elliott (DubuqueRoots) on 4/15/2017
Message:Father: John Hemes (LuxRoots.com). However, in USA went by Hamis.

Record: BLODGETT, A.B.   (Page County)
 B. -----  D. 10 Jan 1903   Cem. Rose Hill   Loc. Shenandoah, Ia., Grant Twp.   Cmt. Co.I. 4th Inf. Iowa
Posted By:Linda Linn (linrd) on 4/15/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=132739336   (Find a Grave)
Message:Oliver Blodgett Residence: Age at Enlistment: 18 Enlistment Date: 9 May 1864 Rank at enlistment: Private State Served: Iowa Survived the War?: Yes Service Record: Enlisted in Company D, Iowa 46th Infantry Regiment on 10 Jun 1864.Mustered out on 23 Sep 1864 at Davenport, IA. Birth Date: abt 1846 Sources: Roster & Record of Iowa Soldiers in the War of Rebellion

Record: ASHELY, Edith V.   (Cerro Gordo County)
 B. 1885  D. 1923   Cem. Elmwood   Loc. Mason City  
Posted By:Lydia Lucas (lydialucas) on 4/15/2017
Message:Rock Valley (her home town) sources (article on 1910 marriage, obit) and 1920 census spell surname Ashley. Parents William and Martha Mulvey.

Record: THOMAS, Sarah C.   (Story County)
 B. 49y  D. 23 May 1874   Cem. Nevada   Loc. -  
Posted By:Jean Wilson (carmijean) on 4/14/2017
Message:Sarah Catherine Thomas. born Apr. 22, 1826 d. May 21, 1874. block 15 row 1 plot 22

Record: THOMAS, John G.   (Story County)
 B. 24 Jan 1844  D. 25 Dec 1904   Cem. Nevada   Loc. -  
Posted By:jean wilson (carmijean) on 4/14/2017
Message:John C. Thomas. Block

Record: THOMAS, I. K.   (Story County)
 B. 23y  D. 20 June 1878   Cem. Nevada   Loc. -  
Posted By:jean wilson (carmijean) on 4/14/2017
Message:block 15 row 1 plot 21

Record: THOMAS, Bertie E.   (Story County)
 B. 2y  D. 1 Nov 1878   Cem. Nevada   Loc. -  
Posted By:jean wilson (carmijean) on 4/14/2017
Message:block 15 row 1 plot 20

Record: HAND, Jessie May   (Story County)
 D. 06 Feb 1892   Cem. Nevada   Loc. Nevada  
Posted By:jean wilson (carmijean) on 4/14/2017
Message:born 4/26/1896. death 2/6/1897. burial block 12 row 5 plot 10.

Record: WAKEMAN, Wright   (Story County)
 B. 3/22/1812  D. 9/6/1885   Cem. Nevada  
Posted By:Jean Wilson (carmijean) on 4/14/2017
Message:block 14 row 1 plot 24

Record: WAKEMAN, Rosewell   (Story County)
 B. -  D. -   Cem. Nevada   Cmt. Vet. 3rd MO. Cav.
Posted By:Jean Wilson (carmijean) on 4/14/2017
Message:Roswell Wakeman. d. Nov 10, 1912. Block 14 row 1, plot 25.

Record: WAKEMAN, Mary A.   (Story County)
 B. 1842  D. 1923   Cem. Nevada  
Posted By:Jean Wilson (carmijean) on 4/14/2017
Message:Spouse Roswell S. Wakeman d. 1912, died 1912. Civil war vet. Pvt. 3rd SM Cavalry Regiment Missouri. Block 14 row 1 plot 25. Mary is in plot 25.

Record: WAKEMAN, Geo.   (Story County)
 B. -  D. -   Cem. Nevada  
Posted By:Jean Wilson (carmijean) on 4/14/2017
Message:Death Nov. 22, 1895. block 14 row 1 plot 28

Record: WAKEMAN, Almire   (Story County)
 B. 12/8/1816  D. 1/16/1870   Cem. Nevada  
Posted By:Jean Wilson (carmijean) on 4/14/2017
Message:block 14 row 1 plot 24. Spouse Wright Wakeman 1812-1885, buried in the same location.

Record: DAY, Catherine C.   (Story County)
 B. 1863  D. 1922   Cem. Nevada   Loc. Nevada   Cmt. Bk. 26, Lot 153
Posted By:Jean Wilson (carmijean) on 4/14/2017
Message:Cornelia Catherine "Catherine" Rapp Day. April 21, 1865-Mar. 17, 1922. Spouse Geo. Washington Day 1854-1955, also buried in Nevada. Both are buried in Block 26 row 22 plot 5.

Record: DAY, E. G.   (Story County)
 B. 22 Mar 1826  D. 03 Sep 1885   Cem. Nevada   Loc. Nevada   Cmt. Bk. ?
Posted By:Jean Wilson (carmijean) on 4/14/2017
Message:Block 10 row 5 plot 27. Eldred Glencairn Day

Record: LUETKEHAUS, (father)   (Lee County)
 B. 1815  D. 1877   Cem. Calvary   Loc. West Point   Cmt. ~
Posted By:Stephen A Nelson (steve) on 4/4/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=luet&GSiman=1&GScid=94405&GRid=29510094&   (Findagrave.com memorial.)
Message:Name is: Henry Joseph Luetkehans. Henry was my paternal g-g-grandfather. His son Stephen Luetkahans was my g-grandfather. Stephen's daughter Wilhelmine was my paternal grandmother and her son Carl was my father.

Record: WOOD, Mary A.   (Clayton County)
 B. 1829  D. 1911   Cem. East Side   Loc. Elkader  
Posted By:Neva M Nelson (Neva) on 4/4/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=21394170   (Findagrave.com memorial.)
Message:My maternal g-g-grandmother.

Record: WOOD, Alexander   (Clayton County)
 B. 1826  D. 1902   Cem. East Side   Loc. Elkader   Cmt. G A R Marker
Posted By:Neva M Nelson (Neva) on 4/4/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=21394091   (Findagrave.com memorial.)
Message:My maternal g-g-grandfather.

Record: BUTTS, Nancy   (Clayton County)
 B. -  D. -   Cem. Garnavillo   Loc. Garnavillo Twp.  
Posted By:Neva M Nelson (Neva) on 4/4/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=137896582   (Findagrave.com memorial.)
Message:My maternal g-g-grandmother.

Record: BRUCE, Georgette   (Clayton County)
 B. -  D. 1865   Cem. County Home   Loc. Read Twp..  
Posted By:Sharyl (sharylferrall) on 4/4/2017
URL / Title:http://iowagravestones.org/cemetery_list.php?CID=22&cName=County+Corners   (County Corners cemetery)
Message:WPA record is incorrect, burial is at County Corners cemetery

Record: BRUCE, George   (Clayton County)
 B. 1865  D. 04 Nov 1912   Cem. County Home   Loc. Read Twp..  
Posted By:Sharyl (sharylferrall) on 4/4/2017
URL / Title:http://iowagravestones.org/cemetery_list.php?CID=22&cName=County+Corners   (County Corners Cemetery)
Message:WPA record is incorrect, burial is at County Corners cemetery

Record: BRUCE, Elizabeth   (Clayton County)
 B. 1823  D. 13 Feb 1891   Cem. County Home   Loc. Read Twp..  
Posted By:Sharyl Ferrall (sharylferrall) on 4/4/2017
URL / Title:http://iowagravestones.org/cemetery_list.php?CID=22&cName=County+Corners   (County Corners cemetery)
Message:WPA record is incorrect, burial is at County Corners cemetery

Record: TIEDE, Ludwig   (Clayton County)
 B. 1829  D. 28 Nov 1915   Cem. County Home   Loc. Read Twp.  
Posted By:Sharyl Ferrall (sharylferrall) on 4/4/2017
URL / Title:http://iagenweb.org/clayton   (Clayton co. IAGenWeb)
Message:Correct place of burial is the Lutheran cemetery at Monona, Clayton co. IA. There is a 2nd entry in WPA records for him (with slightly different DOB) that gives correct info.

Record: KROGH, .   (Audubon County)
 B. .  D. .   Cem. .   Loc. .   Cmt. 4 unmarked graves on Laurets Krogh Lot #20
Posted By:Jodi Haley (olivia6evan2) on 4/3/2017
Message:I think this might be Lawrence and Christina Laura Jensen Krogh> He would of been born in 1903 and if its him he passed away in maybe 1979. He would be the son of Andrew 1857-1929 and Marie Krogh they are burried in the Oak Hill Cemetary in Brayton Iowa

Record: MORTENSEN, Anne Helene   (Audubon County)
 B. 23 Mar 1819  D. 03 Oct 1891   Cem. Bethany   Loc. Sharon Twp   Cmt. Blk.1 lot 20
Posted By:Jodi Haley (olivia6evan2) on 4/3/2017
Message:This is my ggreat grandma she is the mother of Simon Christensen of Hamlin Iowa he is burried in the Hamlin,Iowa Cemetary. Her husband is Christen Mortensen they came over from Denmark. Ane Helena was born 23 Mar. 1819 she Died 3 Oct. 1891. Christen was born 29 July 1818 and died 20 Oct. 1896. Hope this helps. Jodi

Record: STONE, Theo B.   (Clarke County)
 B. age 64  D. 8 May 1881   Cem. Murray   Loc. Troy Twp.   Cmt. Co. A 3rd W.Va. Inf.-G.A.R. #173
Posted By:Linda Linn (linrd) on 4/2/2017
URL / Title:https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=stone&GSfn=theodore&GSbyrel=all&GSdy=1914&GSdyrel=in&GSst=50&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=84161029&df=all&   (Find a Grave in Washington State)
Message:This is not the Theodore Stone who served in the 3rd WV Infantry and who was a member of GAR Post 173. See above Find a Grave memorial for the actual Civil War veteran. The Theo in Murray Cemetery was born about 1817 in Vermont.

Record: MCDANIEL, Abical   (Guthrie County)
 D. 1894   Cem. Morrisburg   Loc. Guthrie  
Posted By:Linda Lockwood (scottnlinda) on 4/1/2017
URL / Title:http://iowawpagraves.org/view.php?id=583733   ()
Message:I believe this to be Abigail McDaniel, wife of Robert McDaniel - also interned at Morrisburg Cemetery, Guthrie Co., Iowa. They would be my 4th great-grandparents.

Record: MCCAW, William J.   (Wapello County)
 B. 1848  D. 13 Feb 1930   Cem. Agency   Loc. Agency   Cmt. Co. I 2nd Ia.Cav. Civil War
Posted By:Linda Linn (linrd) on 4/1/2017
URL / Title:https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-GTBL-943R   (Civil War Pension)
Message:He died 13 Feb 1920. His widow received a pension 19 Feb 1920. She was also listed as a widow when she died in 1923.

Record: LEE, Loue   (Clarke County)
 B. age 1  D. 17 Feb 1878   Cem. Lacelle   Loc. Knox Twp.   Cmt. daughter of Levi-marked with rock
Posted By:LaVonne Aldag (famfindr) on 3/27/2017
Message:This child's name was Farie and she is listed on her father's tombstone.

Record: KETCHUM, Amasa J.   (Bremer County)
 B. 1822  D. 25 Feb 1870   Cem. Plainfield-Willow Lawn   Loc. Polk Twp  
Posted By:Donna Youde (jackyde) on 3/25/2017
Message:Amasa James Ketchum was born in New York state. He was the son of James Ketchum and Mary Ecclestone.

Record: KETCHUM, Harriet S.   (Bremer County)
 B. 1826  D. 15 Oct 1887   Cem. Plainfield-Willow Lawn   Loc. Polk Twp  
Posted By:Donna Youde (jackyde) on 3/25/2017
Message:Full name was Harriet Sabrina Covert Ketchum. Daughter of Peter Covert and Amy Parker. Harriet was born at Yates, Orleans Co., New York.

Record: RIGGS, T.A.   (Audubon County)
 B. 12 Sep 1851  D. 07 Oct 1905   Cem. Arlington Heights   Loc. Leroy Twp   Cmt. Sec.3 lot 92
Posted By:Steve Harrison (raleighwood) on 3/19/2017
Message:This is Franklin Albert Riggs who often went by "F. A. Riggs" which is on his headstone (see photo at findagrave.com).

Record: FRAZEE, John   (Chickasaw County)
 B. 1841  D. 7 Nov 1917   Cem. Beckwith   Loc. ----------   Cmt. b. Owen Twp., Clinton Co, Indiana; residence Bassett; wife Cyrenna Beckwoth/Beckwith, New Hampton Tribune 11-14-1917
Posted By:Bruce Kuennen (bruce.kuennen) on 3/17/2017
Message:To my knowledge, there is no Beckwith Cemetery in Chickasaw County. There is a cemetery by this name in Floyd County, the next county to the west.

Record: HOWARD, George   (Chickasaw County)
 B. 1848  D. 22 Jul 1919   Cem. Alcock   Loc. Fredericksburg   Cmt. b. England
Posted By:Bruce Kuennen (bruce.kuennen) on 3/17/2017
Message:To my knowledge, there is no Alcock Cemetery in Chickasaw County. There is an Alcock Cemetery in Bremer County, the next county south.

Record: BERNES, Otto G.   (Plymouth County)
 B. age 48  Cem. City   Loc. LeMars   Cmt. Lot 25
Posted By:Linda Ziemann (lin.ziemann) on 3/14/2017
Message:**Corrected Name for the deceased is: Otto G. (Gottlieb) Berner. The surname is BERNER and not Bernes.

Record: DAY, Phebe   (Adams County)
 B. 03 Jul 1838  D. 23 Apr 1861   Cem. Rose Hill   Loc. Nevinville, Colony twp  
Posted By:Carl Malone (cpmalone46) on 2/19/2017
Message:Phebe McDougall was the wife of Elisha Day who was the son of Rev Norris Day.

Record: HOLGREN, Eric   (Linn County)
 B. 1862  D. 1918   Cem. Dunkard   Loc. Monroe Twp.   Cmt. ? J. Holgren lot also annie S. 1868 to 1930
Posted By:Jo Boeckler (joboeckler) on 2/18/2017
Message:The last name is Holmgren. Eric, wife Anna Sofia and brother Lars Johan. Lars dates are 1857 to 1886.

Record: GROSS, Lorenz   (Adair County)
 B. 17 *** 1855  D. 26 Apr 1923   Cem. Fontanelle   Loc. Fontanelle, Summerset Twp.  
Posted By:Roleen Chiles (rchiles) on 2/18/2017
Message:Birthdate for Lorenz Gross is August 17, 1855.



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