IAGenWeb Project - Clayton co.
updated 09/16/2016


Hillcrest Cemetery
aka Volga City cemetery

12818 Cass St., Volga, Sperry Twp., Sec 9 NE NE 9-92-6

Hill Crest cemetery - photo by Jim Steele SR

C & D surnames
* A-B * E-F * G-I * J-L * M-O * P-R * S * T-W *

The cemetery is a short distance east of Volga City on Cass St. It is on the south side of the road, directly across from Sacred Heart Catholic / School House Yard Cemetery.

Birdseye view of Hillcrest cemetery - from Bing Maps
Birdseye view from Bing Maps

* View gravestone photos for Hillcrest cemetery
* Obituaries have been posted for people buried in Hillcrest cemetery.
Clayton county obituary board.

~The original list of burials was contributed by Charlene Barnhart from an unknown source
~WPA records were transcribed and added to the original list by Phyllis Montour; lot numbers, if given, are from WPA records
~Additional burials and information have been added by the Clayton co. Coordinator from Clayton county death records, gravestone inscriptions, obituaries, newspapers, census and SSDI records
~Additional information and/or names were contributed by Judy Mellinger, a Cummings & Davis family researcher (June 2005)

C & D surnames

Name Birth Death Comments
Calder, Artimus      
Calvin, Way      
Campbell, Emma      
Campbell, Eva      
Campbell, Frank      
Campbell, James F. 1812 1882  
Campbell, James (Mrs.)      
Campbell, Malissa 1821 12/18/1898  
Campbell, Nancy      
Campbell, Theodore      
Campbell, Willie      
Candee, Hazel H. nee Leete 12/24/1894 01/17/1969  
Candee, Keith William     infant
Candee, Royce Earl 05/05/1890 06/21/1968  
Carmichael, Henry      
Carmichael, James Harper 08/05/1840 09/14/1925 h/o 1st Lucinda Miller, 2nd Mrs. Martha Dickinson (d. 1926, bur. Illyria); Co. C,12th IA Infantry
Carmichael, Lucinda nee Miller 1840 02/08/1911 1st w/o James H.; his obituary gives her death date as 02/10/1910, but her death notice gives 02/08/1911
Carter, Ruth nee Page      
Caudle, Estella      
Champlin, Harold      
Champlin, Ruth      
Chapman, George 1843 09/21/1882 Co. D, 21st IA Infantry
Chapman, Glenn R.      
Chapman, Ingle 1830 10/29/1895  
Chapman, Jeremiah   01/10/1880 age 69
Chapman, Joseph      
Chapman, Joseph      
Chapman, Julia nee Robbins 03/08/1808 06/07/1905 w/o Lewis
Chapman, Lewis M. 1800 1869 h/o Julia
Chapman, Louis      
Chapman, Mary   09/29/1927  
Chapman, Mary J. 1833 03/19/1912  
Chapman, Nellie      
Chappell, Arthur     h/o Gertrude
Chappell, George Arthur 03/07/1915 02/21/2008 h/o Loretta; s/o Arthur & Gertrude
Chappell, Gertrude nee Rogers 06/23/1888 06/06/1924 w/o Arthur; d/o Samuel & Ellen
Chappell, Loretta nee Keilholtz 06/03/1916 07/26/1998 w/o George A.
Chase, Beverly nee Whitford     w/o Floyd
Chase, Elmer     s/o Willis & Eliza
Chase, Floyd     h/o Beverly
Chase, Eliza nee Meyer     w/o Willis
Chase, Ralph Eugene 03/24/1918 12/21/2006 s/o Willis & Eliza
Chase, Willis     h/o Eliza
Chesley, Norman 1828 04/21/1864 Co. A, 47th IA Infantry
Childers, Phillip B. 1819 03/20/1857  
Chillson, D.A. or R.A.      
Chillson, James      
Chillson, Phillip      
Christeleit, Dennis      
Christeleit, Louse 02/15/1895 09/1980  
Christeleit, Norma Alice nee Nydegger 09/20/1924 11/12/2009 w/o Harold
Christeleit, Rose 09/21/1900 11/1985  
Christeleit, Tammy Lynn 07/26/1975 07/21/1993 d/o Dennis & Lorna (Baade) Christeleit
Christeleit, William 10/10/1894 10/1972  
Clapper, Mary 1804 10/04/1886  
Clark, Carroll   11/26/1923 s/o E.S. & Eda; committed suicide
Clark, E.S.     h/o Eda
Clark, Eda nee Susie   02/08/1943 Age 63y; w/o E.S.
Clark, Edith      
Clark, Eva      
Clark, Fred 1901 1923 WPA also gives a middle name: Carroll
Cleveland, Jemina      
Clinton, Donna      
Clinton, Kent J.      
Clinton, Ruth      
Clinton, Vernon      
Coab, William      
Conn, William 1848 08/06/1868  
Cook, Frankie      
Copeland, Baby      
Copeland, Edward 1826 05/01/1885  
Copeland, Eliza      
Copeland, Glenn   08/02/1890 3y 10m 18d; s/o John & Mattie
Copeland, Grace      
Copeland, John 1858 1925 h/o Mattie; "Mrs. Mattie Copeland of Bozeman, Montana brought the remains of her husband, who passed away a few years ago, here for burial in the family lot in Hill Crest cemetery." ~Register, 5/2/1929
Copeland, Leon      
Copeland, Margaret 1824 10/06/1907  
Copeland, Marie      
Copeland, Mattie 1866 1937 w/o John
Corbin, ?      
Corbin, Lizzie      
Craig, Adam Rev.      
Craig, Joseph H. 1850 1916 lot 209
Craig, Mary E. 1858 1916 lot 209
Craig, Ray Doak 1879 1897 lot 209
Crain, Ann 1812 1897 lot 153
Crain, Delos      
Crain, Arthur     lot 135
Crain, Ethel      
Crain, Harriet 1840 1870 lot 140
Crain, Harry 1869 09/13/1897 lot 135
Crain, James 1839 12/20/1913 lot 154; 2nd h/o Melissa
Crain, Jane 1853 1905 lot 154
Crain, Melissa J. White nee Hoyt 08/04/1837 06/24/1927 1st h/Sidney White; 2nd h/ James (buried w/Sidney, see entry)
Crain, Ruth nee Tew 1819 1880 lot 140; w/o William
Crain, Will      
Crain, William 1816 1905 lot 154
Crain, Willie      
Crandall, Dale      
Crandall, Margaret      
Crandall, Mary E.      
Crandall, Wallace H. 1857 01/13/1931  
Crandall, Walter Daniel 10/26/1861 06/17/1913 barber
Crandall, Willard      
Crosby, Mary L. 1832 12/30/1911  
Crousaz, ?      
Crousaz, L.      
Cummings, Abba     WPA record
Cummings, Abbie Rose 1875 1876 this may be same person as given in WPA as Abba
Cummings, Elsie M. 1916 1984  
Cummings, Eva E.   1875 aged 1y 8m
Cummings, Francis G. 1895 1964  
Cummings, George A. 1846 02/19/1903 2nd h/o Sarah
Cummings, J. B. 1882 01/26/1907  
Cummings, Jerena / Gerena A.   1874 aged 21y
Cummings, John Briggs 1853 1910  
Cummings, Margaret Rosette 1860 1925 nee Alrich or Aldrich
Cummings, Roy W. 1882 01/26/1907  
Cummings, Sarah M. Drake nee White 05/03/1843 12/06/1905 1st h/ Homer Drake; 2nd h/ George Cummings
Cummings, Sarah J. nee Robinson 03/03/1850 09/25/1914  
Cummings Thomas 01/02/1841 12/27/1923   
Cunningham, Harley      
Cunningham, Richard M. 1822 10/26/1876 1st h/o Lydia Gould (see Lydia Ruff); Co. D, 21st IA Infantry
       
Daggett, Gene   04/08/1937 age 75y; h/o Jennie
Daggett, Charlotte Jennie   11/02/1945 age 79y; w/o Gene
Davidson, Dickey      
Davidson, Gill      
Davidson, Melissa      
Davis, Edwin Goodrich 07/01/1918 03/01/1987  
Davis, Francis Timothy 07/07/1840 07/28/1917 h/o Eliza; Co. I, 11th MN Vol. Inf.
Davis, Frederick Josiah 08/23/1876 02/12/1920  
Davis, Hannah Eliza nee Cummings 11/28/1842 07/27/1919 w/o Francis
Davis, Jennie nee Cummings 1887 11/28/1965  
Davis, Maria   1886  
Davis, Virgil Carlyle 03/1909 10/1909  
Dean, Clifford      
Dean, Florence      
Dill, William SR 1843 01/29/1899 Co. H, 7th IA Cavalry
Dixon, Stuart      
Dohrer, Bessie nee Taylor 01/23/1879 07/14/1953 1st h/Henry V. Dohrer, 2nd h/Chester Peake (see Peake)
Dohrer, Henry V. 08/01/1873 07/26/1944 1st h/o Bessie Taylor (see Peake)
Dohrer, Leon Henry 03/02/1904 08/15/1939 s/o Henry V. & Bessie
Dotteur, John      
Doty, Grace      
Doty, James      
Douglas, Effie      
Drake, Baby      
Drake, Chancy L. 08/25/1803 08/16/1875  
Drake, Frank Warner 'Frankie'   07/26/1870 1y 11m; s/o Leon H. & Mary
Drake Hardy      
Drake Homer B. 1842 04/10/1871 1st h/o Sarah White (see Cummings), her obit gives his death yr. 1870
Drake, Orpha nee Boardman 04/17/1807 04/19/1895  
Duff, Albert I. 01/20/1880 04/01/1967 h/o Martha S.
Duff, Andrew M. 12/19/1857 05/25/1907 h/o Rebecca
Duff, Augusta Christine 'Gusta' nee Brabandt 08/29/1886 04/18/1955 w/o Robert W.
Duff, Cecilia nee Probert 09/25/1842 07/30/1929 w/o William; d/o William; died in Garden City, KS
Duff, Cecil W. 05/10/1909 10/26/1969 h/o Loretta
Duff, Elizabeth nee Hayes 05/28/1862 11/19/1957 w/o William; d/o John
Duff, Eunice Luella   03/30/1894 aged 2y 10m 26d; d/o William & Elizabeth
Duff, George 1874 1889 ssa William R.; s/o Wm. & Cecilia
Duff, Harriet L. nee Goodwin 05/14/1874 07/11/1960 w/o Robert R.
Duff, Isabella 1921 1922 d/o John & Zepora
Duff, Isabella nee Probert 10/20/1831 04/05/1904 w/o Robert
Duff, Janet 1870 1946  
Duff, Jennet 12/27/1852 06/08/1904  
Duff, John P. 12/03/1875 10/10/1962 h/o Zepora
Duff, Lillian L. nee Christen 05/14/1917 03/31/2002 w/o Robert 'Jim'
Duff, Loretta C. nee Nus 11/30/1905 07/26/1985 w/o Cecil W.
Duff, Marion 06/02/1854 02/27/1926  
Duff, Marion nee Dempster 09/20/1806 02/25/1892 w/o William
Duff, Martha S. nee Samp 07/14/1886 11/26/1979 w/o Albert I.
Duff, Rebecca nee Peterman 08/03/1858 05/20/1918 w/o Andrew
Duff, Robert 06/18/1827 11/08/1905 h/o Isabella
Duff, Robert 12/03/1875 08/1967  
Duff, Robert James 'Jim' 09/13/1914   h/o Lillian
Duff, Robert C. 10/06/1937 08/28/1969 s/o Cecil & Loretta
Duff, Robert R. 02/25/1869 05/27/1937  
Duff, Thomas 11/17/1870 01/19/1948  
Duff, William 02/04/1856 04/20/1941  
Duff, William 02/11/1843 01/29/1899 h/o Cecilia; Pvt Co F, 16th Regiment Iowa Infantry, Civil War
Duff, William R. 1869 1873 s/o Wm. & Cecilia
Duff, Willis Robert   04/22/1886 age 3y; s/o Mel; was scalded to death by a pot of coffee
Duff, Zepora L. nee Rosenow 05/30/1880 04/24/1941 w/o John P.
Dunn, Edward      
Dunn, Harold      
Dunn, Walter Ervin 04/13/1923 11/04/1924 drowned
Durland, Cornelia 1839 01/07/1911  
Durland, John 1823 04/06/1894  

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