IAGenWeb Project - Clayton co.
updated 09/16/2015


Bolsinger Cemetery
Bolsinger entry - photo by P. Peterson, 2005
Mallory Township, Section 24 NE/SW

5.5 mi. west of Millville. Take Millville Rd (CR-C53) to Hill St. The cemetery is just south of the intersection of Hill St. & Lace Ave. on Lace Ave


Birds-eye photo from Bing maps


Plot owners

Name Born Died Comments / Gravestone Photo=GPP / Obituary / Same stone as=SSA
Bailey, Merlin A. 05/17/137 02/01/1994 SSA Roberta K.; GPP
Bailey, Roberta K. 08/11/1941 06/14/1990 SSA Merlin A.; GPP
Bailey, Steven W. 05/25/1977 02/21/2005 SSA Candy S.; GPP
Balsinger, Andrew J.   08/05/1858 age 3m 28d; s/o J. & E. Balsinger; GPP
Balsinger, Christopher 12/14/1788 03/29/1872 War of 1812; GPP
Bolsinger, Dale 11/29/1900 01/09/1901 GPP
Balsinger, Earney 03/23/1905 03/23/1905 s/o C. & N. Balsinger; GPP
Balsinger, Infant daughter   09/09/1858 GPP
Balsinger, Isabella nee Miller   ?1879 age 81; w/o Christopher; GPP
Balsinger, Mary M. 11/29/1859 09/11/1890 SSA Lizzie O. Cross; GPP
Balsinger, Minerva I.   11/18/1862 age 1y 5m 5d; d/o John M. & Elizabeth; GPP
Balsinger, William D.   06/29/1879  
Billmeyer, Edward G. 1892 1950 GPP
Billmeyer, Joseph E. 02/11/1859 08/05/1912 Obituary, GPP
Billmeyer, Rita A.   03/30/1998 age 57 y
Billmeyer, Susie A. 1911 1973 GPP
Bolsinger, A. J.     Co. A 2nd Minn; GPP
Bolsinger, Alta nee Cole 1888 1977 GPP
Bolsinger, Anna nee Sickels 1891 1971 GPP
Bolsinger, Anna May 11/09/1887 02/?/1889 d/o J.F. & Ella; GPP
Bolsinger, Cody Allen & Cory David 10/22/1998 10/22/1998 stillborn twins of David & Beverly (Fry) Bolsinger
Bolsinger, Debra Kay nee Harbaugh 11/04/1952 04/24/1996 d/o George SR & Lois Harbaugh; w/o Harvey Bolsinger; GPP
Bolsinger, Earl M.   12/12/1938 Iowa, Wagoner, 34th Inf. 7th Div. World War I; GPP
Bolsinger, Edna 10/05/1916 08/28/2002 GPP
Bolsinger, Elizabeth nee Gillian 10/23/1821 12/22/1893 SSA John M.; GPP
Bolsinger, Ella nee Ingles 1851 19?? GPP
Bolsinger, Frank 1881 1971 GPP
Bolsinger, Glen William 'Ford' 06/19/1927 09/29/2002 SSA Patricia E.; GPP
Bolsinger, H. C. 1837 12/04/1881 Co. H 131th Pa. inf.
Bolsinger, Harvey 03/09/1844 12/22/1907 GPP
Bolsinger, Jackson 01/10/1839 02/28/1921 140th PA Inf.; SSA Mina; GPP [note: he may have had a military stone that was still standing when the WPA recorded his Civil War info.]
Bolsinger, John Clayton   05/15/1892 age 13y 6m 15d; s/o H & E Bolsinger; GPP
Bolsinger, John F. 1853 1936 GPP
Bolsinger, John M. 06/22/1817 11/27/1906 SSA Elizabeth; GPP
Bolsinger, Joseph 1830 08/22/1913  
Bolsinger, Loe May nee Smith 1866 1925 SSA Perry J.; GPP
Bolsinger, Lorraine Doris nee Martin 09/25/1925 07/09/1998 SSA Elmer; GPP
Bolsinger, Mary A. 1839 11/16/1884  
Bolsinger, Mary E.   08/22/1846 Age 1y 1m 24d; d/o J.M. & E. Bolsinger; GPP
Bolsinger, Mina nee Hart 10/22/1850 07/03/1938 SSA Jackson; GPP
Bolsinger, Nancy M. nee Simons 10/?/1830 10/11/1859 w/o A.J. Bolsinger; GPP
Bolsinger, Nellie nee Davis 07/26/1878 03/15/1933 GPP
Bolsinger, Patricia nee Leliefeld 01/07/1933 01/18/2007 w/o Glen W. Bolsinger
Bolsinger, Perry J. 1864 1942 SSA Loe May; GPP
Bolsinger, William 1882 1924 GPP
Buchheim, Laura A. 'Maa' nee Bolsinger 10/02/1911 04/10/2000 GPP
Cross, Lizzie O. nee Bolsinger 08/23/1869 04/21/1901 SSA Mary M. Balsinger; GPP
Franks, Elizabeth H. 1855 1880 GPP
Griffith, Thomas 1807 11/22/1871  
Grose, Agnes 1865 1941 SSA John J.; GPP
Grose, Anton 1878 1936 GPP
Grose, Frank J. 1902 1967 GPP
Grose, Henry 1885 1944 SSA Lena; GPP
Grose, John J. 1870 1941 SSA Agnes; GPP
Grose, Katherine nee Bean 1876 1939 'Mother'; GPP
Grose, Lena nee Kauffman 1888 1969 SSA Henry; GPP
Grose, Levena 1907 1937 GPP
Grose, Margaretha nee Schmalz 1848 1926 'Mother'; GPP
Haines, C. Albert 1876 1950 'Father'; GPP
Haines, Eva L. nee Kauffman 1871 1944 'Mother'; GPP
Hook, Arthur E.   07/28/1928 GPP
Hook Harry H. 1880 1960 GPP
Hook, Malinda L. nee Sickels 1904 1990 GPP
Ingles, Elsie     lot 46; GPP
Ingels, Mary J. Bolsinger 1840 1900 lot 36
Jefferis, Rebecca M.   09/09/1858 age 32y 29d; w/o E.C. Jefferis; GPP
Kauffman, Catherine 1868 1919 lot 23
Kauffman, Catharine nee Miller 02/18/1811 01/05/1901 lot 21; SSA Rudolph; GPP
Kauffman, Cyrus E. 12/17/1896 08/09/1981 Pvt US Army, WWI; GPP
Kauffman, George James     lot 38; s/o George M. & Eliza; GPP
Kauffman, John B. 08/17/1813 12/13/1884 SSA Sarah; GPP
Kauffman, John Jacob 1845 1920 lot 30; SSA Susan J.; GPP
Kauffman, Rudolph 03/06/1808 02/13/1892 SSA Catharine; GPP
Kauffman, Samuel 02/19/1860 11/19/1897 lot 22; GPP
Kauffman, Sarah 03/02/1826   lot 22; SSA John B.; no death date on gravestone; GPP
Kauffman, Sarah E. 1884 08/24/1903 lot 22
Kauffman, Susan Jane nee Seagraves 1850 1936 lot 30; SSA John J.; GPP
Knickerbocker, Arthur Oliver 10/05/1912 12/13/1913 GPP
Knickerbocker, Clem 1886 1957 SSA Matilda M.; GPP
Knickerbocker, Matilda M. nee Sickels 1894 1941 SSA Clem; GPP
Livingston, Leslie L. 08/08/1907 09/04/1907 s/o C. & J.; GPP
McKinlay, Barbara A. nee Clark 09/15/1815 12/15/1901 b. Saline, Scotland; GPP
McKinlay, Henry 08/06/1820 09/30/1872 lot 17; GPP
McVey, Sytha B.   07/01/1855 age 9m 22d; d/o B.F. & M.J.; GPP
Meyer, Erma M. nee Bolsinger 1902 1965 'Mother'; GPP
Meyer, Virgil P. 07/14/1923 12/06/1991 CSM US Army, WWII, Korea, Vietnam; GPP
Miller, Anna Mae nee Torrey 11/14/1884 04/10/1965 SSA Leonard I.; GPP
Miller, Delila S. nee Franks 07/03/1830 02/01/1917 lot 47; w/o George F.; GPP
Miller, Eliza Jane   05/20/1880 age 26y 28d; d/o G.H. & D.S.; GPP
Miller, George [middle initial either F. or H.] 05/08/1822 02/11/1905 h/o Delila S. Franks; GPP
Miller, John P. 03/03/1882 04/16/1884 s/o M.C. & M.L.; GPP
Miller, Leah Taler 1841 03/15/1857  
Miller, Leonard I. 03/01/1880 1225/1935 SSA Anna Mae; GPP
Miller, Marion C. 02/10/1856 06111938 lot 40; SSA Martha & Mark; GPP
Miller, Mark E. 01/28/1899 01/09/1922 lot 40; SSA Marion & Martha; GPP
Miller, Martha L. nee Cree 11/17/1856 02/07/1922 w/o Marion C.; GPP
Mosely, J.     12th Ia. Inf.
Moser, Ernst 10/10/1887 1888 s/o N. & R.; GPP
Moser, Jacob 07/16/1838 09/09/1906 SSA Mary; GPP
Moser, Mary nee Grimm 03/19/1838 12/29/1900 lot 32; SSA Jacob; GPP
Moser, Paul E. 06/16/1890 04/01/1891 s/o N. & R.; GPP
Pensel, Larry 02/03/1937 09/20/2006 s/o Otto Pensel
Pensel, Otto R. 08/18/1906 10/19/1979 SSA Alma; GPP
Radabaugh, Addie Mae nee Bolsinger 03/19/1915 10/25/1991 SSA Robert; GPP
Radabaugh, Jackie A.   1951 GPP
Radabaugh, Robert C. 03/09/1915 05/02/1996 SSA Addie Mae; GPP
Rosensweig, Duane C. 03/17/1930 11/30/1993 25th Inf Div, 14th Regt, Korea; GPP
Rosensweig, Edwin Andrew 1928 10/09/1930 'Our Baby'; s/o Fred; Obituary; GPP
Rosensweig, Fred C. 1903 1972 SSA Sarah M.; GPP
Rosensweig, Sarah M. nee Sickels 1906 1990 SSA Fred C.; GPP
Schmidt, George 11/09/1840 12/23/1904 lot 20; GPP
Schmidt, Theresa nee Schrunk 04/05/1849 01/23/1926 lot 20; w/o George Schmidt; GPP
Schrank, Benjamin F. [Schrunk]   01/03/1853 age 1y 1m 22d; s/o J.F. & I. Schrank; GPP
Schrank, Josephine nee Haman [Schrunk]   07/05/1863 age 44y 8m 15d; w/o J.F. Schrank; GPP [she has 2 gravestones - surname spelled differently on each]
Schrunk, John Frederick 02/01/1802 02/20/1891 lot 33; GPP
Schrunk, Josiphene 07/15/1871 07/17/1871 d/o T.F. & Lucetta; GPP
Schrunk, William H. 08/22/1869 08/28/1869 s/o T.F. & Lucetta; GPP
Schrunk, William C. 05/12/1864 10/16/1865 s/o John F. & Ecelia; GPP
Scott, Janet 1846 1870 lot 33
Scott, Jesse 1868 1872 GPP
Scott, W. H. 1868 1925 lot 33
Sheffield, Sarah J. nee Bolsinger 1871 1941 'Mother'; GPP
Sickels, Adam 1864 1942 GPP
Sickels, Chauncy H. 1872 1921 lot 50; GPP
Sickels, Sarah A. nee Kauffman 10/11/1862 10/17/1909 lot 19; GPP
Sickels, Shirley   11/14/1937 Iowa, Pvt US Army; GPP
Sickels, William 10/19/1901 10/03/1973 GPP
Smith, Andrew Jackson 'Jack' 02/01/1851 01/01/1939 SSA Elizabeth; GPP, Obituary
Smith, Elizabeth 05/23/1852 12/31/1929 SSA A.J.; GPP
Smith, H. A. 1851   lot 51
Torrey, Donald S. 1915 05/19/1999 SSA Katherine; GPP
Torrey, Edward Nathan 1873 1926 lot 31; SSA Mary Anna; GPP
Torrey, Johnie E. 04/04/1903 11/08/1904 s/o Edward & M.; GPP
Torrey, Katherine 1916 06/06/1996 SSA Donald; GPP
Torrey, Mary Anna nee Moser 1877 1918 lot 31; SSA Edward N.; GPP
Torrey, Russell W. 08/26/1906 10/03/1907 s/o E & M.; GPP
Turner, Alice H. 04/10/1900 10/05/1900 d/o W.B. & S.J.; GPP
Turner, Wesley B. 05/31/1869 03/12/1900 lot 24; GPP
Voss, Aloyus H. 05/10/1921 10/09/1977 Tec 5 US Army, WWII; GPP
Voss, Burdette W. 07/21/1918 11/06/1967 Iowa, PFC US Army WWII; GPP
Voss, Chester Lavern 01/09/1924 04/17/2001 US Army Air Forces, A2C US Air Force, WWII, Korea; GPP
Voss, Herman M. 09/23/1874 11/12/1965 s/o Henry & Elizabeth (Osterman) Voss; SSA Mary K.; GPP
Voss, Mary K. nee Sickels 1896 1941 SSA Herman; GPP
Walters, Richard Dale 02/20/1926 03/06/1926 s/o Dale & Margaret (Bray) Walters; GPP
Ward, Jane nee Kauffman 1850 1920 lot 42; SSA Thomas; GPP
Ward, Thomas 1848 1923 lot 42; SSA Jane; GPP
Wellman, Mada nee Ward 1870 1937 GPP
Wellman, Kit Carson 1872 1949 GPP
Wiltse, Edna nee Bolsinger 1881 1907 GPP


~sources:
WPA cemetery records, transcribed by Phyllis Montour
Burial records
contributed by LeRoy Bolsinger, Feb 2, 2008
Gravestone inscriptions from the Gravestone Photo Project
Obituaries

~notes:
Lot numbers are from the WPA records

 

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Lot # Plot Owners (unknown date)
9 Bolsinger, Stanley
10 Buchheim, Laura - Bolsinger, Laura
11  
12 Grose, Anton
13 Stabler, Charles
14 Knickerbocker, Clem
15 Rosensweig, Fred - Edwin
16 Voss
17 Voss, Aloyus
18 Sickles, Shirley - Parks
19 Bolsinger, Charlie and Nellie
20  
21 Radabaugh, Robert - Jackie
22 Bolsinger, Perry Jack - Meyer, Irma
23 Sickles, Adam
24 Smith, Theresa
25 Kauffman, Rudolph
26 Kauffman, John - Haines, Albert and Eva
27 Kauffman, Irwin
28 Turner
29  
30 Bolsinger, Harvey - Louisa
31 Hook, Harry and Malinda - Bolsinger, Frank & Alta
32 Moser, Jacob - Franks, W. W.
33 Jeffers, E. G.
34  
35 Moser, Nick
36 Kauffman, Susan
37 Torrey, Ed
38 Franks, W. W. and Helen
39 McKinley, Scott - Schrunk, T. F.
40 Jeffers, E. E.
41 Mosley
42 Bolsinger, Earl
43 Ingles, W. M.
44  
45 Taken
46 Taken
47 Miller, Leonard - Miller, May Apr 9, 1965
48 Miller, M. C.
49 Billmeyer, Joe and Anne; Billmeyer, Susie
50 Ward, Thomas
51 Taken
52 Miller, C. H.
53  
54 Ingles, Wm. - Bolsinger, John and Ella
55 Ingles - Brown, Mrs. F.
56 Taken
57 Miller, G. H. taken Coates, Dick Smith, Jack
58 Taken
59 Ward
60 Bolsinger, Jack and Mina - Sickles, Chauncy
61 Smith, Jack and Lib
62 Grose, Henry and Lena Grose, Lavina and Joe
63  
64 Bolsinger, Joseph
65 Craige, Curtis - Bolsinger, Joseph - Walters
66 Smothers - Walters

~plot owners source: plot of Bolsinger cemetery, date unknown
~submitted by Charlene Barnhart
~notes:
This is a listing of plot owners (not necessarily a list of who is buried in the plot). According to the plat there are 10 lots that run north and south and rows running east and west. The book says lots 1-8 are empty but doesn't indicate on which end.

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