updated 11/16/2015


POSTVILLE CEMETERY
Section 4, Grand Meadow twp., Clayton co. Iowa
Area unknown

Geographically located immediately across the Allamakee - Clayton county line, in Clayton co., he Postville cemetery serves residents of Postville and surrounding area. Postville is in Post twp. Allamakee co. & the cemetery is in Grand Meadow twp. Clayton co. Iowa.

Postville cemetery - photograph by S. Ferrall


Rough drawing showing the cemetery areas



Notes:
1) Hundreds of photos of the graves in Postville cemetery have been submitted to the Iowa Gravestone Photo Project. There are also photos of gravestones marking burials made after the Woodmansee book was published in 1989. To view all of the gravestone photos submitted for the Postville cemetery, click here or to view an entry photo of the cemetery, click here. (new windows will open).

2) Woodmansee Notes have been submitted for Other Areas of this cemetery. A red Research Alert! next to the entry indicates there is a note for that person. A new window will open.

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Burials recorded by Woodmansee as of Dec. 31, 1988:

page 662
Name                                    Born           Died         Remarks

?, Amanda                        1900 Feb 11    1904 Jun 03         M
?, Charles S                               ?    187- Nov 02         M
?, Francis L                             1857   1866 Oct 20         M
?, George V                                ?    1875 --- 16         M
A---, ?                                  1928             ?         M
Baldwin, Darius L                1867 Aug 16    1870 Apr 21         M
Baldwin, F. M.                             ?    1870 Oct 19         NM
Banister, ?                      1876 Jun 14    1878 Feb 12         M Ch of M J & Hus
Bishop, Rachel                             ?    1862 Nov 12         M Mrs. W
Boardman, M                      1830 Dec 30    1868 Nov 17         M
Bugenhagen, Minnie               1899 Dec 15    1984 Oct 05         M
Bugenhagen, William Henry        1901 Feb 15    1985 Mar 05         FS DR
Burhans, Julia M                 1861 Dec 15    1863 Jan 18         M
Burhans, May P                             ?              ?         M
Chapin, Catherine                1800 Apr 15    1880 Jun 19         M
Chevalier, Ruth                  1970 Apr 06    1970 Apr 06         FS DR Research Alert!
Combs, C. G.                               ?              ?         M Co G MN 2 Inf
Cowell, Harley Dewey             1898 Sep 26    1984 Oct 05         FS DR
Cowell, Thelma Powell                    1908             ?         M Mrs. Harley
Deaver, Anna                               ?            1870        M Beaver?
Doudney, Harold A                          ?             ?          M
Doudney, Viola O                         1921             ?         M Mrs. Harold
Fichtel, Dale L                            ?              ?         DR
Fichtel, Mary Ellen              1922 Nov 11    1987 Apr 01         FS Molly DR
Greenwood, Clinton M             1878 Jun 20    1891 Apr 20         M
Havirland?, Hellen               1856 Sep 17    1886 Sep 12         M Mrs. J A
Hooper, Elizabeth                1822 Jul 05    1881 Sep 03         M
Hunity, Emma A                   1841 Feb 13    1925 Mar 13         DR
Kennison, John                   1860 Sep 15    1865 Sep 18         M
Langhran, Hiram                          1880   1946 Apr 14         FS DR
Porterfield, Joe Dennis          1962 Oct 04    1984 Nov 07         FS DR
Reuss, John Andrew                       1870           1918        M
Spaun, Harold                              ?    1918 Sep 26         DR NM D France
Walthers, Christina              1834 Dec 03    1922 May 12         DR Waters?

 

-source: ALLAMAKEE COUNTY IOWA BURIAL GROUNDS, 1845-1988, by Dale P. Woodmansee, Waukon, Iowa; Copyrightę 1989 Dale Woodmansee

-Transcribed by Sharyl Ferrall and proofread by Linda Earnheart. Electronically reproduced with permission of Eleen Woodmansee granted to Roxanne Barth (former IAGenWeb Allamakee and Clayton County Coordinator), 1999.

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