Dresden Cemetery, Channahon, Grundy County IL

Dresden Cemetery aka Old St. Mary’s, St. Anthony’s 1847

Hansel Road, Minooka Aux Sable Township, Section 32

Dresden Cemetery is located on a steep hill. Many of the headstones have fallen over, are buried in the dirt or are gone.

View from top of hill, courtesy of Lea Sharp

______, Father

______, Mother

________, Lawrence (or it could be a surname), died July 17, 1879, age 47 yrs, born Wexford County, Ireland

Bargo, Margaret (Quivion), wife of Thomas Bargo, died July 1849, age 33 [1850 Grundy Co Mortality Record]

Bargo, Margaret, dau of Thomas Bargo, born ca 1849, died between 1850 & 1860 census [Rollin Bargo, in an interview, said that all the ancestors were buried in this cemetery]

Bargo, Mary Pische, wife of Thomas Bargo, born ca 1832

Bargo, Nellie (Zora), wife of Thomas Bargo

Bargo, Peter, born Dec 21, 1879, died Feb 13, 1900 [Joliet Daily Republican, Feb 14, 1900]

Bargo, Rose A, wife of Thomas Bargo, died Oct 10, 1908, age 58 yrs, [Joliet Evening Herald, Oct 14, 1908; Rose Liberty married Thomas Bargo, Dec 4, 1867 Grundy County, IL State Archives Marriage Database]

Bargo, Thomas, born ca 1842 – died May 23, 1912; Civil War, Private, Army, Co E 76 Ill Inf [Civil War records, IL State Archives website; IL Veterans’ Commission, 1956; Joliet Evening News, May 1912]

Bargo, Thomas, died after the 1880 census

Barrett, William, Civil War, Army, Co A 104th Ill Inf [1929 IL Roll of Honor; IL Veterans’ Commission, 1956]

Boyd, William, died between 1840 and 1844 [listed on 1840 census; 1st husband of Lucinda O’Neil Hoy, she married Lawrence Hoy on July 12, 1844; provided by Lea Sharp]

Brady, Joel, died Aug 3, 1882, aged 88 yrs [Three Rivers Library local file, p 23]

Brady, Katherine, died July 16, 1898 [Morris Daily Herald, July 21, 1898]

Brady, Michael, Oct 2, 1805 – Feb 3, 1892, father of Peter Brady [Three Rivers Library local file, p 6]

Brady, Peter, died Aug 12, 1881, aged 7 yrs, son of Michael Brady [Three Rivers Library local file, p 6]

Brannick [removed to St Mary’s Cemetery]

Brannick, Alexander, 1878-1881 Brannick, Frances, 1885-1896Brannick, Frances L, 1879-1880Brannick, Loretta, died Mar 7, 1888, aged 9 ms 10 ds, dau of J & MA BrannickBrannick, Mary A, died July 1, 1889, aged 34 yrs 10 ms 16 ds, wife of John Brannick [Mary Ann Coulehan & John Brannick married Jan 11, 1874 Grundy County; IL State Archives Marriage Database]Brannick, Michael, died Feb 12, 1903, aged 78 yrs [obit; Grundy Co Death records]

Brannick, Mary A Sterling, born Nov 1833 Providence, Rhode Island, died June 4, 1906, wife of Michael Brannick [obit; Mary Ann Sterling & Michael Brannick married Nov 11, 1851 Grundy County; IL State Archives Marriage Database]

Briscoe, Alice, died Mar 10, 1864, aged 4 yrs, dau of N & M Briscoe [Nicholas & Mary]

Briscoe, Bridget, died Dec 21, 1857, aged 8 yrs 10 ms 12 ds, dau of Nicholas & Mary Briscoe

Briscoe, Charles, died Aug 2, 1882, aged 87 yrs [Three Rivers Library local file p 6]

Briscoe, Frances E “Frank”, born March 10, 1884, died Oct 26, 1884, son of Peter & Margaret Briscoe [Peter H Briscoe Bio]

Briscoe, Francis J, Aug 26, 1888 – Dec 21, 1892, son of Peter & Margaret Briscoe [Peter H Brisco Bio]

Briscoe, George L, Jan 21, 1899 – Apr 10, 1899, son of Peter & Margaret Briscoe [Peter H Brisco Bio]

Briscoe, Infant Son, died Dec 29, 1893 [Grundy Co death records]

Briscoe, James, died Mar 17, 1879, aged 35 years

Briscoe, John, died Dec 21, 1865, aged 21 yrs 18 ds, son of Nicholas & Mary Briscoe

Briscoe, Julia H, Nov 11, 1878 – April 2, 1880, dau of Patrick & Julia Briscoe

Briscoe, Mary [Ann Byrne], died Sep 8, 1883, aged 74 yrs, wife of Nicholas Briscoe; 1990s photo, courtesy of Lea Sharp [born 1809 County Clare, Ireland; Peter Briscoe Bio]

Briscoe, Nicholas, died Aug 1, 1882, aged 87 years, born Kings County, Ireland in 1795 [Peter Briscoe Bio]

Briscoe, Nicholas, died May 10, 1869, aged 21 yrs 11 mos 17 ds, son of Nicholas & Mary Briscoe

Briscoe, Rem, Mar 10, 1864, aged 40 yrs [Three Rivers Library local file p 6]

Briscoe, William, died Sept 12, 1861, aged 6 yrs 7 ms 20 ds, son of Nicholas & Mary Briscoe

Bulmer, Sarah, died May 7, 1881, born in Co Owen Ireland [Three Rivers Local library file p 6]

Burke: Thomas, born in County Clare, Ireland, Dec 22, 1824 – died Sept 10, 1898; his wife, Elizabeth [Welch], born in Kings County, Ireland, June 10, 1824 – ________ [Thomas Burke Bio]

Byrns, Edward, born in Ballymorne, County Cork, Ireland, died Aug 5, 1861, aged 41 yrs; 1990s photo, courtesty of Lea Sharp

C C

H C

J E C

Cantwell, James E, Feb 19, 1885 – Mar 2, 1893, aged 8 yrs 11 ds, son of James W & Mary A Cantwell

Cantwell, James W, Mar 15, 1852 – May 14, 1901

Cantwell, Mable, died Feb 21, 1890, aged 6 ms [Lea Sharp’s note for source: courthouse, two entries in two different books, may also be Mable Carroll who died same day, same age]

Cantwell, Margaret, died March 26, 1888, aged 37 yrs 8 ms 14 ds; closeup, courtesy of Lea Sharp

Cantwell, Margaret, died Dec 1, 1890, aged 70 ys, wife of M[ichael] Cantwell, Native of Kings County, Ireland [Edward Cantwell Bio]

Cantwell, Mary A, Jan 17, 1877 – Jan 26, 1890, aged 13 yrs 9 ds, dau of James W & Mary A Cantwell

Cantwell, Michael, died March 18, 1890, aged 75 yrs; closeup, courtesy of Lea Sharp [Edward Cantwell Bio]

Carlin

Carlin, Andrew, died Aug 15, 1853, aged 3 yrs, son of Henry & Catherine Carlin

Carlin, Andrew, died Apr 21, 1854, aged 8 ds, son of Henry & Catherine Carlin

Carlin, Henry, died Nov 8, 1857, aged 40 yrs [John W Carlin Bio]

Carlin, Henry, died Nov 9, 1869, aged 26 yrs, son of Henry & Catherine Carlin

Carlin, Jane, died Oct 4, 1847, aged 4 ms, dau of Henry & Catherine Carlin

Carlin, William J, died Jan 15, 1901 Chicago IL, aged 20 yrs 6 ms, adopted brother of John Carlin [Morris Daily Herald, Jan 1901]

Carroll, Andrew, died Jul 3, 1894 Minooka [Morris Daily Herald, July 5, 1894]

Carroll, Infant, died Aug 17, 1887, aged 1 m 6 ds [Grundy Co Death Records]

Carroll, Infant, died Aug 19, 1887, aged 3 ms 6 ds [Grundy Co Death Records]

Carroll, Mable, died Feb 21, 1890, aged 6 ms [Lea Sharp’s note for source: courthouse, two entries in two different books, may also be Mable Cantwell who died same day, same age]

Carroll, Mary A, died Jun 2, 1895, aged 70 yrs, wife of Thomas Carroll

Carroll, Mary Ann, dau of Terrence & Alice Carroll, died Oct 18, 1853, aged 11 ms & 3 wks

Carroll, Patrick, died Mar 15, 1869, aged 65 yrs; 1993 photo, courtesy of Lea Sharp

Carroll, Phillip, died Nov 13, 1855, aged 45 yrs

Carroll: Phillip, died Apr 11, 1866, aged 13 yrs; Owen, died 187_, courtesy of Lea Sharp [Grundy Co Death records]

Carroll, Robert, died Apr 29, 1911 [Morris Daily Herald, May 2, 1911]

Carroll, Thomas, died Apr 17, 1855

Carroll, Thomas, died Aug 27, 1893, aged 82 yrs

Carroll, Winnie McGraw, wife of Patrick Carroll [Patrick is buried in VT as per Past & Present of Will County, 1907]

Chesson: Wayne W, Sept 15, 1949 – _____; Diane M, Mar 28, 1951 – _____; married June 14, 1969; Brian F, Mar 19, 1977 – Aug 7, 1999; Christopher JE, Feb 3, 1982 – _____

Clennon, Andrew, died Apr 8, 1908, age 44 [Fruland Funeral Home]

Clennon, Cornelius, died March 1, 1866, aged 54 yrs; 1993 photo, courtesy of Lea Sharp; 2006 photo [removed to St Mary’s Cemetery]

Clennon, James, son of PU Clennon, died Jun 4, 1900, age 18 [Morris Daily Herald, Jun 9, 1900]

Clennon, John, died 1912 Chicago [Joliet Sun Tribune, May 26, 1912]

Clennon, Margaret (Mrs CC) [Morris Daily Herald, Jan 9, 1900]

Comerford, (Mrs) Catherine Smith, died Aug 1, 1903 [obit; Grundy Co Death records]

Comerford, George, born Aug 3, 1826 – died Dec 3, 1891; 1990s photo, courtesy of Lea Sharp [bio; obit]

Comerford, Infant, 1896 – Jan 1897

Comerford, Kate Kinney, wife of William Comerford, died Mar 1905 [obit; Morris Daily Herald, Mar 31, 1905; Grundy Co Death records]

Comerford, [Mrs] Margaret Ellen Coulehan, wife of Thomas Comerford, died Dec 31, 1909, aged 48 years [obit; removed to St Mary’s Cemetery]

Comerford, Mary, died Nov 20, 1854, aged 21 years

Comerford, Mary, died Apr 8 or 11, 1883, aged 12 ys, dau of George & Catherine Comerford

Comerford, Mary, died Oct 11, 1906 [Morris Daily Herald]; [Chicago Tribune, Oct 12, 1906: Mary Comerford, wife of the late Pierce J. Comerford, mother of Mrs. D.S. McGrath, Mrs. S.C. Miller, and Miss Hanora Comerford, Oct. 11, 1906. Remains to be taken to Minooka, Ill., Saturday, 7:30 a.m., for services and burial.]

Comerford, Pierce J, born Jan 1828 in Co Wexford, Ire – died Jan 1868 [History of Grundy County, 1882]

Comerford: William, died Jan 6, 1855, aged 12 years; Nicholas, died Sept 26, 1861, aged 25 years, son of William & Honora, courtesy of Lea Sharp

Comerford: William, died Oct 9, 1866, aged 66 years; Honora [Nolan], died Nov 1, 1854, aged 52 years [parents of George Comerford; George Comerford Bio]

Comerford, William J, died Mar 22, 1905 in Chicago, age 45 [obit; Chicago Tribune, Mar 24, 1905, burial permit issued for Comerford, Wm J, 45; 3646 Vincennes av, died Mar 22]

Coss: John, died Oct 12, 1897, aged 69 yrs [Bio]; Hanora, wife of John Coss [Hanora “Nora” Delaney Coss Lonergan, born Queens County Ireland, died Oct 15, 1902, dau of James & Bridget Lynch Delaney, m1 John Coss, m2 James Lonergan; obit] See Lonergan

Coss, William, died May 25, 1872, aged 84 yrs, father of John Coss, courtesy of Lea Sharp

Coulehan, Lawrence, died April 13, 1862, aged 42 yrs, native of Co Kings Ireland, courtesy of Lea Sharp

Coulehan, Lawrence, died July 26, 1906, aged 26 yrs 3 mos 16 ds [obit]

Coulehan, Margaret, died July 12, 1881, aged 61 yrs, wife of Lawrence Coulehan, courtesy of Lea Sharp

Coulehan, Minnie H, ca 1875 – Sep 17, 1893 [obit]

Crole, Andrew, died July 3, 1894, aged 38 yrs [Grundy Co death records]

Delan, Michael, died Aug 1843 [St Patrick’s records, Joliet]

Delaney, James, buried Old Catholic first, then moved to Dresden by 1906 [Grundy Co Probate file #2372]

Dempsey, base only

Dempsey, Catherine Kinsella Carlin, Dec 25, 1820 – Aug 7, 1907, m1 Henry Carlin, m2 Thomas Dempsey [John W Carlin Bio]

Devoy, John, died April 26, 1886, aged 75 yrs; Mary [Handlin], died Nov 9, 1885, aged 87 years, wife of John Devoy

Dolan, Mary (1993 photo), died Feb 23, 1883, aged 65 yrs, of Skirk, of Queens County, Ireland, courtesy of Lea Sharp; 2006 photo, laying on the ground

Dunton, Sidney, 1782-1842 [removed to Evergreen Cemetery]

Dwyer, Patrick H, Mar 16, 1825 – Dec 16, 1906, aged 81 yrs [obit; Fruland Funeral Home]

Eastergreen [monument is face down]

Eastergreen, Charles L, Apr 4, 1828 – Jan 10, 1910, aged 81 yrs [Grundy Co death records]

Eastergreen, Mary, wife of Charles L Eastergreen, Oct 31, 1825 – Apr 17, 1903, aged 77 yrs [obit]

Eastergreen, Children of Charles L & Mary E: Mary E, no dates; Sarah A, died Nov 21, 1919

Egan, Bridget, died Jun 11, 1902, aged 80 yrs [Grundy Co death records; Morris Daily Herald, Jun 12, 1902]

Emily, Frank, died between 1855-1858

M F

Feehan: front; back

Feehan, Ann Coulehan, 1831 – Feb 6, 1904, age 73 yrs, wife of James Feehan [obit; Grundy Co Death records; removed to St Mary’s]

Feehan, Ann O’Mara, born May 18, 1841 in Tipperary Ireland, died Jan 12, 1901, wife of Patrick Feehan

Feehan, James, 1824-1888, Father [removed to St Mary’s]

Feehan, James Jr, died Dec 7, 1902 [removed to St Mary’s; obit; Morris Daily Herald, Dec 19 & 26, 1902]

Feehan, Jeremiah P, 1875 – died Jan 2, 1905 [removed to St Mary’s; obit]

Feehan, Patrick, born Mch 17, 1825 Kings Co Ireland, died June 14, 1900

Feehen, Laurence, died Aug 6, 1854, aged 25 yrs, native of Parish of David, Kings County Ireland, courtesy of Lea Sharp

Feehen, Patrick, Dec 10, 1853, aged 35 yrs, native of Parish of David, Kings County Ireland, courtesy of Lea Sharp

Feeney, Edward B, Sept 6, 1896 – Mar 16, 1900

Feeney, Mary (Mrs Robert), died Oct 19, 1903, aged 58 years [obit]

Feeney, Robert, died Nov 16, 1904 [obit]

Feeney, Robert, died Dec 1, 1908, aged 21 yrs 6 ms 8 ds [Fruland Funeral Home; son of James & Mary Larkin Feeney, died of typhoid fever, courtesy Lea Sharp]

Feeny, Bernard, died Dec 12, 1903 [Grundy Co death records]

Feeny, John, son of Robert & Mary Feeny, died Aug 23, 1871, aged 5 yrs

Feeny, Michael, son of Robert & Mary Feeny, died Aug 23, 1871, aged 3 yrs 6 ms; 1993 photo, courtesy of Lea Sharp

Finney, John, died 1919 [Civil War, Captain, Army, Co K 134 Ill Inf; 1929 IL Roll of Honor; IL Veteran’s Commission 1956]

Finney, Mary, 1839 – 1925

E H & J H [next to John Briscoe]

Handlon, Catherine, Nov 30, 1847 – Dec 5, 1873, aged 25 yrs 5 ds, wife of Michael Handlon

Handlon, Charles, Sep 6, 1867 – Feb 14, 1871, aged 3 yrs 5 ms 8 ds, child of Michael & Kate Handlon, courtesy of Lea Sharp [Charles was 3 yrs old on the 1870 Grundy Co census]

Harrington, Catherine, died May 31, 1897, aged 72 yrs

Harrington, Edward, died Sep 3, 1864, aged 36 yrs

Harrington, Edward, died 1866, aged 3 yrs

Hayes, Edward, died Mar 31, 1881, aged 79 yrs, born Tipperary Co, Ireland, closeup, courtesy of Lea Sharp

Hayes/Hays: Anastasia, aged 22 years; Margaret, aged 14? yrs; the body of Margaret was not found; died Mar 1856 as per following newspaper account; photo courtesy of Lea Sharp; 2006 photo [Anne Nelson, a descendant of Edward Hayes/Hays, has solved the mystery of Anastasia & Margaret. Edward appears on the 1850 Wilmington, Will County census with his family and daughters, Anastasia, 19, b Ireland, and Margaretta, 12, b NY. The 1840 Will Co census Patrick Hayes, Edward’s brother, is living at Forked Creek. It is possible that Edward also lived near Forked Creek. As per Anne’s grandfather, a creek ran on or close to their property. From the Joliet newspaper – Hayes, 2 girls; dau. of Mr. Hayes of Wilmington, drowned in Forked Creek (JS 3/23/1856) From Michelle Houchins at Three Rivers Library. The Joliet Signal date was March 23, 1856.Auburn (NY) Daily American, Saturday evening, April 5, 1856: Two Ladies Drowned. We learn from the Joliet (Ill.) Signal, that two young ladies, daughters of Mr. Hays, of Wilmington, were drowned in Forked Creek, near that town, on last Sunday. The current was very strong, and a gentleman with the unfortunate girls and a woman and child attempted to cross the stream in a wagon, which was turned over. The man, woman, child and horses were saved, but the Misses Hays were swept under the ice. But one of the bodies had been found at last accounts.]

Hays, James (1998 photo), died Feb 5, 1857, erected by his wife, Margerret Hays; 1993 photo, courtesy of Lea Sharp; 2006 photo

Henry, Marietta Rutherford, 1825-1845 [removed to Evergreen Cemetery]

Hoy, Elizabeth, wife of Lawrence Hoy, died before 1844

Hoy, Elizabeth, dau of Lawrence & Lucinda Hoy, died between 1850 & 1860

Hoy, Lawrence, died Apr 20, 1871 [Grundy Co Probate records]

Hoy, Lucinda, wife of Lawrence Hoy [Grundy Co Land records]

Kelly: James, 1827-1883; Margaret, 1843 – 1916 [Obit]; stone is off the base and laying on its side

Kelly, John, 1813-1900

Kelly, Mary, 1870-1881, dau of M & J Kelly

Kenny, William, died Sep 1841 [St Patrick’s records, Joliet]

Kiersted, Bridget, wife of George Kiersted, died Jan 11 or 14, 1858 [3 of her children are buried in adjoining Cholera Cemetery]

Kinsella, Andrew, died Sept 12, 1859, aged 1 mo, son of James & Eliza Kinsella

Kinsella, Andrew, died Aug 6, 1871, aged 38 yrs [removed to St Mary’s Cemetery; John Olin Connell Bio]

Kinsella: Andrew, died Jan 25, 1859, aged 66 yrs; Jane, died Nov 10, 1855, aged 64 yrs, wife of A[ndrew] Kinsella

Kinsella, Andrew, died Jan 17, 1863, aged 2 yrs, 19 ds, son of Michael & Jane Kinsella

Kinsella: James, died Sept 16, 1861, aged 40 yrs; Eliza, died Aug 12, 1860, aged 37 years, wife of Jas Kinsella

Kinsella, Mary, died Jan 17, 1863, aged 2 yrs, 20 days, dau of A & E Kinsella

Kinsella, Mary Jane, died May 10, 1858, aged 4 yrs, dau of James & Eliza Kinsella

Kinsella, Mary Jane, died Aug 26, 1860, aged 1 yr 6 mos 16 ds, dau of Michael & Jane Kinsella

Kinsella, Michael, died Dec 20, 1895, aged 68 yrs [Morris Daily Herald, Jan 24, 1895]; Jane, died May 15, 1900, aged 65 yrs, beloved wife of Michael Kinsella

Larkin: Elizabeth, died July 25, 1872, aged 75 yrs; Andrew, Sept 23, 1873, aged 85 yrs; courtesy of Lea Sharp

Larkin, Michael, July 14, 1885 – March 8, 1896

Lefore, Angeline Specie, wife of Peter Lefore, died between 1851 & 1860 [lived in area]

LeRette, Angeline Specie, died after 1880 census [lived in area]

Liberty: Peter, born Jan 29, 1842 – Aug 1, 1912 [Civil War, Pvt, Co C 76 IL Inf; 1929 IL Roll of Honor]; Ellen F, his wife, born April 29, 1852 – Jan 25, 1910

J M [next to James Hays]

Lonergan, Hanora Delaney Coss, wife of James Lonergan, died Oct 15, 1902 [Grundy Co Probate records]

Madden, Mary, died July 26, 1890, aged 60 years – back of Coss monument

McEvilly: Patrick, born 1811, died Aug 29, 1896; Mary [Knight], his wife, born 1813, died June 19, 1903 [obit; Morris Daily Herald, June 20, 1903; Grundy Co Death records]

McGovern (2006 photo): Thomas, son of Terry & Catherine McGovern, died at Wilmington, Will Co Ills., Feb 28, 1847, 7 ys & 10 ms; Mary Ann E, dau of Terry & Catherine McGovern, died Feb 28, 1847, 5 yrs & 6 ms; 1998 photo, 1993 photo, courtesy of Lea Sharp

Meade, Katie, died May 21, 1905 [removed to St Mary’s Cemetery; Fruland Funeral Home]

Meade, James, born Dec 13, 1851, died Sep 3, 1911 [removed to St Mary’s Cemetery]

Murphy, John (1998 photo), died Aug 1847, aged 50 yrs; 1993 photo, courtesy of Lea Sharp; 2006 photo – top, 2006 photo – bottom

Nagle, Ann, wife of James Nagel [probably buried in this cemetery]

Nagle, James, died Dec 1842 [St Patrick’s records, Joliet]

O’Brien, Baby of Mr and Mrs Charles O’Brien, died July 26, 1906 [obit]

O’Brien: James, born in Kilkeney, Ireland 1821, died Jan 28, 1890, aged 70 yrs

O’Brien: Eliza, 1845 – Dec 27, 1889, aged 44 yrs; Ellen, Oct 2, 1863, aged 24 yrs

O’Brien, Jeremiah James, Civil War, Army, Co A 113 Ill Inf [1929 IL Roll of Honor; IL Veteran’s Commission 1956]

O’Brien, Marie C, wife of J O’Brien

Redmond, (Mrs) Elizabeth, died Jul 28, 1905, aged 78 yrs [obit; Fruland Funeral Home]

Redmond, Mary E, died Feb 8, 1868, aged 15 yrs, dau of M & E Redmond

Redmond, Matthew, died Nov 8, 1897 [Morris Daily Herald, Nov 8, 1897]

Reed, Josetta Emily, died between 1880 & 1910 [family here]

Smith, George T, died Feb 22, 1912, brother of Eliza Kinsella, Mrs William Coulehan and Mrs Ellen O’Toole; son of Thomas & Mary Smith, born near Enniscarthy, County Wexford, Ireland in 1841 [Obit; removed to St Mary’s]

Smith, Mary, died Aug 2, 1860, aged 55 years [on Comerford monument; may have been removed to St Mary’s, which has a stone for a Mary Smith 1805-1860]

Specie, Bazael, died between 1850 & 1860 [lived in area]

Specie, Peter, died Dresden Feb 22, 1846 [Grundy Co Probate records]

Specie, Peter, died Nov 15, 1874, Civil War, Private, Army, Co B 53 Ill Inf, son of Bazael & Angeline Specie [1929 IL Roll of Honor; died in an accident loading stone at the quarry, Morris Daily Herald, Nov 25 & 27, 1874]

Sterling, Mary, died Nov 5, 1855, aged 43 years [age 35 on 1860 census, probably mother of Mary Ann Sterling Brannick]

Whalen, Lorene, died June 17, 1906, aged 2 yrs 10 ms 28 ds [obit; Fruland Funeral Home]

Wood: James, died Oct 21, 1902, aged 84 yrs, Father [obit]; Ann, died Mch 17, 1900, aged 78 yrs, Mother

Children of James & Ann:James Wood, aged 24 yrs; died ca 1873 [age 21 on 1870 census]Maggie Wood, aged 21 yrs; died ca 1863 [age 18 on 1860 census] Catheran Wood, aged 7 yrs; died ca 1852 [age 5 on 1850 census]Mary A Wood, aged 1 yr

Woods, Wm Edward, died 1894, aged 2 weeks [Morris Daily Herald, Sep 4, 1894]


Surnames of people buried here according to a reading done by Mrs Margaret Kuster in 1978:

  • Ahern
  • Baltz
  • Connell
  • Doran
  • Dougherty
  • Falkenburg
  • Goodwin
  • Kinsley
  • Mernaugh
  • Mills
  • Quinn
  • Reardon
  • Resthler
  • Scanlon
  • Wynn

 

Submitted by Deb Haines, Dec 1998; updated Aug 2006 with newer photos and the assistance of Lea Sharp’s 1993 photos and notes. [Sources and/or notes are listed in brackets above]

1 Comment

  1. Robert j Baskerville

    Thomas Comerford was my Grandfather. Clare Comerford was my mother. This is a wonderful, beautiful account of Grundy county pioneers – truly courageous people. Helped create the country we live in. Thank you to whoever did this. i sent it to my children. Wonderful history!

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