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updated 10/15/2015


Immanuel Lutheran
Cemetery

(with St. Michael's Catholic cemetery)

Elkport, Volga Township
Section 35 NE/NE

Immanuel Lutheran - photo by P. Peterson, 2005


*Photos for all existing gravestones have been contributed for this cemetery*
View gravestone photos for Immanuel Lutheran cemetery

Sources:
-Original burial list was contributed by Charlene Barnhart from an unknown source
-Obituaries & newspaper death notices
-Gravestone inscriptions
-SSDI

unknown, Augusta 09/16/1829 illeg date 'best guess'
unknown, Lena 03/18/18?? 01/26/18?? dates 'best guess'
Adler, Christina 02/08/1823 09/30/1910 w/o Martin
Adler, Franz 01/29/1859 05/29/1871  
Adler, Martin Frederick 04/25/1816 02/15/1901 h/o Christina
Amling, Thomas J. 08/24/1931 01/19/2001 h/o Joyce Larson; s/o Frank & Clara (Gerloff); veteran USAF, Korea; B-52 Project
Andresen, Frederick C. 1865 1928 h/o Lizzie Voss
Andresen, Karl Hinrich 11/05/1835 12/06/1887 h/o Margaretha
Andresen, Margaretha nee Thomsen 04/19/1834 01/29/1892 w/o Karl
Andresen, Sophia 04/02/1869 04/07/1871 d/o Henry & Margaretha
Bahr, Lena 1876 1946 d/o Peter & Sophia
Bahr, Marie 1874 10/18/1942 d/o Peter & Sophia
Bahr, Peter 1846 1923 h/o Sophia
Bahr, Selma H. 1891 1892 d/o Peter & Sophia
Bahr, Sophia nee Mueller 1849 1917 w/o Peter
Bals, George H. 02/03/1879 01/13/1898 s/o J. & I.
Bals, Ida nee Adler 08/02/1852 10/10/1913 w/o John
Bals, John 01/22/1850 04/13/1926 h/o Ida
Bateman, Mollie nee Lundt 06/30/1894 01/27/1914  
Baths, Heinrich 1841 1882  
Becker, Anna 11/26/1904 01/09/1914 d/o Henry F. & Rose (Meyer); died of scarlet fever at the home of her uncle & aunt, Wm. & Mary Boehm
Becker, Harvey 1876 1919  
Becker, Henrietta nee Watermann 01/28/1849 12/28/1925 w/o Henry
Becker, Henry Sr. 11/17/1846 02/08/1926 h/o Henrietta
Becker, Henry Jr. 08/30/1876 10/09/1912 h/o Rose (d. 1909, buried Sacred Heart, Littleport)
Becker, John C. 12/21/1883 08/23/1911 s/o Henry & Henrietta
Becker, Minnie 07/26/1870 08/03/1870 d/o Henry & Henrietta
Beeh, infants - - infant children of Henry & Lena
Behrens, Dorathea 06/01/1852 09/25/1933  
Berger, Henry 'Heine' 03/05/1906 05/02/1913 s/o H.C. & Anna
Blanchaine, Louis 09/19/1860 10/17/1882 h/o Mary
Block, Alvina 1867 - ssa Carolina Nebel
Block, Lena 03/20/1864 10/15/1898  
Brandenburg, Ralph 11/28/1913 12/21/1913 s/o C. & E.
Brandtman, Anna 03/12/1880 03/22/1880  
Brandtman, Henry 09/10/1864 08/16/1874  
Brandtman, Henry 02/10/1828 03/02/1922 h/o Mary
Brandtman, Mary nee Theis 03/12/1836 02/09/1916 w/o Henry
Brauer, Marie 05/11/1817 01/25/1883  
Bruening, Louis 06/17/1831 09/25/1889 From his obit: "Mr. Bruening better known as Louis Piehl ..."; gravestone has 'Bruening'
Bushkofsky, Henrietta nee Rodatz 02/17/1841 01/06/1908 1st w/o Martin
Challand, Anna nee Schlette 01/10/1842 03/26/1905 w/o Louis (d. in Switzerland)
Challand, Charles Frederick 'Fred' 05/03/1868 01/18/1946 h/o Minnie Hammond (divorced ca1928); s/o Anna
Challand, Edmund - - 13y; s/o Anna
Damm, Cynthia 06/19/1910 02/23/1931 d/o Rev. & Mrs. F.E. Damm
Dannenbring, Emma nee Henricks 09/18/1871 01/09/1941 w/o Louis; d/o John & Dorothy
Dannenbring, Lizzie 1899 1899  
Dannenbring, Louis 01/20/1832 10/21/1905 h/o Sophia
Dannenbring, Louis 1866 1926 h/o Emma; s/o Louis & Sophia
Dannenbring, Sophia Dorothy nee Fischer 01/10/1841 02/27/1921 w/o Louis; Note: obit gives year of birth 1841, gravestone 1840
Dannenbring, Tillie 1895 1895  
Dannenbring, William 07/20/1869 03/10/1941 s/o Louis & Sophia
Dreier, Wilhelm 06/22/1828 1875  
Dunker, Frederick 'Fred' 02/18/1835 03/24/1918 h/o Maria
Dunker, Maria 1827 1917 w/o Fred
Eggert, Wilhelmina 10/28/1852 02/11/1907 died of blood poisoning following a tooth extraction
Frey, Medard 1837 07/08/1876  
Fritz, Albert 08/19/1882 01/08/1893  
Fritz, August 04/24/1846 12/21/1922 h/o Louisa
Fritz, August S.F. 03/06/1878 02/13/1887 s/o J.A. & L.
Fritz, Augusta 06/28/1878 03/26/1907 w/o Heinrich / Henry
Fritz, Henry 04/29/1868 01/23/1892  
Fritz, Ida 04/02/1866 01/19/1880  
Fritz, Johann   12/26/1886 2y 18d
Fritz, Louis D. 02/15/1887 12/06/1911  
Fritz, Louisa nee Horstman 04/10/1850 04/23/1931 w/o August
Fuchs, Martha Maria nee Bals 03/17/1872 02/16/1891 w/o Rev. S.W. Fuchs; d/o John Bals
Gerloff, Amanda E. 03/27/1888 11/18/1916  
Gerloff, Elmer 05/10/1905 11/18/1907  
Gerloff, Frederick J. 02/01/1856 06/04/1944 h/o Louise
Gerloff, daughter   02/11/1936 d/o Fred & Alma
Gerloff, Louise S. nee Putzier 08/27/1865 10/26/1925 w/o Fred
Gill, Lena nee Wittman 1890 01/01/1932 d/o John Wittman; died in St. Paul, MN
Gottschalk, Elmer   03/08/1898 s/o John & Ida
Gottschalk, Lucy 01/04/1897 05/04/1897 d/o John & Ida
Gottschalk, Wilhelm 1832 1903  
Haack, Henry 04/17/1836 12/16/1913 h/o Minnie
Haack, Minnie 06/12/1840 10/16/1907 w/o Henry
Hannamann, Carlina 06/18/1831 11/08/1895 w/o John
Hannamann, John 03/25/1829 09/20/1886  
Hartge, Frederick 1818 08/14/1878 88y
Hartge, Lewis   1846  
Hartge, Susan 08/14/1820 10/23/1887 w/o F. Hartge
Haught, Ezelda Louise Alfreda 'Zala' 1915 Feb. 1916 6 mo.; d/o Ed
Hauschen, Elsie nee Bahr 1889 1960 w/o Ernest
Hauschen, Julius 03/27/1920 06/05/2011 s/o Ernest & Elsie
Hauschen, Junior Bernard 1923 1923 s/o Ernest & Elsie
Heiden, Carl 10/26/1867 02/09/1914  
Heiden, Carl 1919 1919  
Hinrichs, A. E. H. 01/10/1903 05/19/1903 s/o W. & I.
Hinrichs, Dorothea 'Dorothy' nee Engel 11/14/1838 05/05/1915 w/o John
Hinrichs, Emil W.L. 07/04/1908 03/05/1909 s/o Bill & Ida
Hinrichs, Ida nee Meier / Meyer 03/16/1875 12/01/1909 w/o Bill
Hinrichs, John 02/07/1834 01/29/1898  
Hinrichs, William H. 'Bill' 09/18/1868 03/01/1962 h/o Ida
Hoffman, Anna Maria nee Willman 02/13/1840 08/29/1914 w/o Casper
Hoffman, Arthur Ferdinand Herman 10/23/1902 09/07/1916 s/o Henry & Bertha; obit: "died of brain fever"
Hoffman, Bertha nee Ewald 12/30/1876 02/02/1920 w/o Henry
Hoffman, Casper H. 05/24/1843 01/01/1925 h/o Anna
Hoffman, Henry J. 11/18/1868 11/17/1938 h/o Bertha
Hoffman, Joseph 1872 1872  
Hoffman, Margraet 10/12/1912 04/18/1914 d/o Geo. & Clara
Hoffmann, Anna Friederika 03/12/1872 10/10/1888 d/o C. & Maria
Hohman, Anna 'Mary' nee Ritter 09/10/1858 11/06/1938 w/o William
Hohman, August W. 1885 1960 h/o Gladys
Hohman, Gladys M. nee Schweikert 1891 1961 w/o August
Hohman, Henry A. 1877 07/07/1897 s/o Wm & Anna; he drowned in the Turkey river
Hohman, John Frederick 03/17/1883 04/21/1940 s/o Wm. & Anna; died at Findley hospital, Dubuque of an embolism
Hohman, William 1848 04/26/1887 h/o Anna; Elkport blacksmith
Horstmann, Anna 'Maria' 06/06/1837 01/01/1902 w/o Heinrich; Note: a very brief death notice in the Elkader Register states she was w/o Casper Horstmann
Horstmann, Fred C. 12/14/1877 04/19/1960 h/o Frieda
Horstmann, Frieda S. nee Jauert 02/17/1880 06/20/1929 w/o Fred
Horstman, Friederich H.C. 02/10/1904 04/01/1904 s/o F. & F.
Horstmann, Heinrich Casper 'Henry' 09/18/1837 10/25/1912 h/o Anna
Horstmann, Louisa nee Block 06/03/1856 08/14/1925 w/o William
Horstmann, Mary 06/15/1816 06/17/1909  
Horstmann, Wilhelm 'William' 03/03/1880 07/21/1901 s/o Anna & Casper; drowned near Elkport
Horstmann, William 07/02/1863 01/31/1920 h/o Louisa
Indian Girl marker - -  
Jaster, August G. 02/23/1857 02/19/1926 h/o Louese
Jaster, daughter   02/17/1903 d/o A.G. & L.; her mother died abt a month after her birth
Jaster, Johann 03/12/1820 02/12/1906 h/o Karolina
Jaster, Juli 12/05/1869 06/19/1880  
Jaster, Karl 02/03/1871 03/03/1871  
Jaster, Karolina nee Fritz 12/01/1832 05/13/1920 w/o Johann
Jaster, Louese 'Louisa' nee Wenz 02/22/1861 03/06/1903 w/o August; died a month after the birth of a daughter
Jaster, Matilda 08/07/1877 12/08/1881  
Jaster, Rudolph 03/12/1859 11/26/1881  
Jauert, Christian 1839 1901  
Jauert, Marie nee Possehl 1841 1919  
Knospe, Amelia nee Jaster 06/29/1861 09/17/1940 w/o William
Knospe, Herman 1884 1911 h/o Mattie
Knospe, Mattie nee Boehm 1885 1919 w/o Herman
Knospe, William 01/10/1844 06/14/1928 h/o Amelia
Koehn, Frederich 11/09/1817 02/15/1862  
Kohn, Gottlieb 1829 1899  
Kriese, Christian 1827 06/24/1891 h/o Christina
Kriese, Christina nee Horstman 1844 1917 w/o Christian
Kriese, Friederick M. Carl 12/01/1873 09/24/1881  
Kriese, Louise Matilda 1870 1880  
Kruse, Arnold F. 03/07/1896 05/15/1976 s/o John & Lena; Pvt. U.S. Army, WWI
Kruse, Harold J. 1909 11/24/1977 h/o Lucile
Kruse, Herman 1872 1955 h/o Marie
Kruse, John   03/07/1900 63y 4m 4d
Kruse, John 1838 1923  
Kruse, John C. 1871 1944 "Father"
Kruse, Lena P. nee Kriese 1868 1941 "Mother"
Kruse, Leonard C. 1901 1978  
Kruse, Lucile nee Wilker 1919 1985 w/o Harold
Kruse, Marie nee Schmill 1872 1952 w/o Herman
Kruse, Martin J. 1899 11/19/1950 s/o John & Lena
Kuehl, Emma D. 1878 1926 w/o Herman G.
Kuehl, Emma Johanna 1906 1917  
Kuehl, Harold Julian 1909 1915  
Kuehl, Herman   10/12/1906 21 days; s/o H.G. & Emma
Kuehl, Herman G. 1877 1961 h/o Emma
Lamphier, Donald 'Don' 1913 1976  
Lamphier, Raymond 'Ray' 1921 1977  
Lindenberg, Christina Meier nee Jauger   06/03/1895 1st h/Heinrich Meier, 2nd h/Henry Lindenberg
Lindenberg, Henry 12/17/1839 01/01/1911 2nd h/o Christina
Lindenberg, Matilda 11/26/1885 03/08/1908 d/o Henry & Christena
Luetge, John - - no dates on gravestone
Luetge, Jonnie - - no dates on gravestone
Lundt, Henry J. 02/20/1842 07/04/1910 h/o Wilhelmine
Lundt, Martha 04/23/1884 03/04/1912  
Lundt, Wilhelmine 02/10/1849 12/24/1919 w/o Henry J.
Maack, Anna - - no dates on gravestone
Maack, Ida - - no dates on gravestone
Maack, Lena - - age 25
Maack, Margaret - - no dates on gravestone
Maack, Margaretha nee Luetge 1853 1881  
Maier, Jacob 12/23/1833 08/10/1917 h/o Mary
Maier, Mary D. 05/27/1873 03/12/1914 d/o Jacob & Mary
Maier, Mary D. nee Lundt 10/29/1839 06/18/1890 w/o Jacob
Meier, Heinrich   10/17/1878 39y 2m
Meyer, Christ J. 10/02/1827 07/09/1896 h/o Mary
Meyer, Mary 1821 1900 w/o Christ
Miller, Charles 10/07/1846 01/27/1882  
Muller, infant   03/18/1877 10m 10d; infant of I. & W.
Muller, Johann 04/28/1812 06/18/1885  
Muller, Sophia 1812 1894  
Musfeldt, Anna   10/04/1876 d/o Johann & Mina
Musfeldt, Fred 08/28/1820 10/23/1872 h/o Sophia
Musfelt, Johann C. 10/13/1862 08/28/1893  
Musfelt, John 03/20/1829 04/20/1917 h/o Minnie
Musfelt, Minnie nee Hartbeck 02/17/1829 07/03/1916 w/o John
Musfelt, Sophia 07/28/1820 06/29/1893 w/o Fred; Note: his surname is spelled Musfeldt on his stone
Nebel, Caroline 1838 1920  
Nebel, Frederick 09/10/1821 12/241904  
Nuehring, Effie 05/24/1907 07/30/1907 twin of Ethel
Nuehring, Ethel 05/24/1907 07/07/1907 twin of Effie
Oehlert, Johanna 08/08/1820 10/08/1904  
Oehlert, John G. 1830 1908  
Oehrle, Mary   06/15/1893 w/o Chris
Ortmann, Fred 1838 1926 h/o Johanna
Ortmann, Joachim   02/21/1889 73y 11m 19d; h/o Mena
Ortmann, Johanna 1842 1922 w/o Fred
Ortmann, John 02/18/1813 09/19/1883  
Ortmann, Maria 02/10/1813 11/11/1892  
Ortmann, Mary nee Noggle 1890 1912 w/o Frank
Ortmann, Mena   09/24/1905 90y 1m 15d; w/o Joachim
Ortmann, Wilhelmine   09/06/1876 8m 18d; d/o Wm & Mary
Peick, Otto 10/17/1887 01/16/1892  
Peick, Willard 05/18/1910 10/12/1910 twin of Willis
Peick, Willis 05/18/1910 05/26/1910 twin of Willard
Peters, Johann J.G. 02/13/1824 04/06/1888  
Phelan, James   12/25/1873 49y 4m
Piehl, Henry 04/03/1824 09/10/1897 h/o Louisa
Piehl, Louisa nee Bruening 12/02/1826 06/??/1885 w/o Henry
Plagman, Henry 1868 1954 h/o Mary
Plagman, Mary nee Behrens 1868 1960 w/o Henry
Plagmann, Christian 05/26/1836 04/23/1911  
Plagmann, Dorothea 02/05/1838 02/17/1913 2nd w/o Christian
Plagmann, Wilhelmine   11/08/1882 43y 1m 4d; 1st w/o Christian
Ratch, Elizabeth 11/05/1829 09/13/1894 1st w/o Wm
Ratch, William 1827 03/??/1904 1st w/Elizabeth, 2nd w/Anna Crotcher; Co. H, 1st MN infantry, Civil war
Raths, Heinrich 04/22/1841 02/20/1882  
Rentschler, Elizabeth 1850 1908 w/o Michael
Rentschler, Fred 07/04/1873 06/25/1902  
Rentschler, Michael 08/13/1841 04/06/1913 h/o Eliz.
Reyerson, Malinda W. nee Schaub 1909 2000 "Sister"
Ritter, Andreas 11/09/1813 05/18/1892  
Ritter, Friedarika 10/12/1826 02/06/1908 w/o Andreas
Schaal, Benjamin 06/14/1904 10/12/1904 s/o John & A.
Schaub, Anna nee Horstman 1884 1969 w/o Fred
Schaub, Fred 1882 1939 h/o Anna
Schaub, William H. 1918 1984 s/o Fred & Anna
Schecker, Mary 1802 1867  
Schecker, Rudolph 1834 1857  
Schettinger, Harry J. 06/09/1909 06/15/1909  
Shierholz, William T. 04/19/1861 04/11/1915  
Schmidt, Carl 04/09/1883 08/25/1910  
Schmidt, Carolina 1884 - w/o John; no DOD inscribed on gravestone
Schmidt, John 1839 1917 h/o Carolina
Schmill, Eliese nee Kluth 1836 1922 w/o Fritz
Schmill, Fritz 1838 1919 h/o Eliese
Schmill, Fritz J. H. 05/03/1871 12/14/1905  
Schnack, Catherina 08/25/1836 12/10/1903  
Schrader, Christ 07/03/1888 07/19/1888 s/o H. & S.
Schrader, Elizabeth 03/26/1823 11/03/1894 w/o John
Schrader, Henry 1861 1936 h/o Sophia
Schrader, John 02/22/1815 09/01/1897 h/o Elizabeth
Schrader, Martha M. 1907 1942  
Schrader, Sophia nee Kuehl 1867 1922 w/o Henry
Schrader, Sophia C. or D. 09/13/1897 01/29/1916  
Schultz, Christine Friederike 09/14/1815 02/09/1904  
Schultz, Frederich - 1859  
Schultz, Ransom 04/15/1898 12/08/1909  
Siercks, Peter H. 1832 12/20/1908  
Smith, George C. 1878 1928 h/o Sophia
Smith Sophia J. nee Bahr 1878 1969 w/o George
Soll, Caroline nee Gehrt 10/07/1860 06/14/1918 w/o Charles
Soll, Charles 06/29/1854 09/08/1906 h/o Caroline
Soll, Christian 1865 1865 s/o John & Johanna
Soll, John C. M. 03/31/1831 05/26/1869 h/o Johanna
Soll, Johan   10/15/1861 4y 10m 28d; s/o J.C.M. & Johanna
Soll, Johanna   04/26/1880 60y 7m 28d; w/o J.C.M.
Soll, Sigmund 1861 1951  
Stroschein, Gottlieb 1876 1948  
Thiese, Elisabeth nee Gerloff 1889 1967 w/o John
Thiese, John 06/25/1879 07/14/1937 h/o Elisabeth
Waterman, Arnold W. 10/30/1906 03/26/1982 h/o Avo
Waterman, Avo Mae nee Burington 02/09/1912 02/13/1998 w/o Arnold
Waterman, Caroline nee Musfeldt 09/13/1853 12/24/1917 w/o Charles F.
Waterman, Charles F. 09/22/1844 03/22/1905 h/o Caroline
Waterman, Charlotte nee Hartge 12/19/1807 09/19/1884 w/o Heinrich
Waterman, Clarence 1900 1901 s/o Henry & Emma
Waterman, Emma nee Wille 1876 1955 w/o Henry
Waterman, Frederick 10/25/1837 08/20/1891 h/o Wilhelmina
Waterman, Heinrich 09/05/1807 05/14/1885 h/o Charlotte (his 2nd marriage)
Waterman, Henrietta 11/13/1870 08/22/1880 d/o Fred & Wilhelmina
Waterman, Henry C. 1866 1917 h/o Emma
Waterman, Virgene   06/24/1944 d/o Arnold & Avo (Burlington)
Waterman, Wilhelmina nee Suckow 09/08/1843 01/24/1913 w/o Frederick
Wenkstern, 'grandmother' 1803 1876  
Willie, Emma Mathilda nee Waterman 1882 1972 w/o Michael H.
Willie, Ernestine nee Fritz 1844 1900 w/o Ferdinand
Willie, Ferdinand 1842 1910 h/o Ernestine
Wille, infant   1926 infant of M. & E.
Wille, Michael Henry 1878 1928 h/o Emma
Winkler, Clarence 05/28/1898 09/01/1907  
Winkler, Ernstine A. nee Willie 1871 1899 w/o John
Wittman, Clara nee Bahr 1881 1954 w/o John
Wittman, Freda nee Walters 1917 2006 w/o Julius
Wittman, John 1856 1929 h/o Mary
Wittman, John 1880 1953 h/o Clara
Wittman, Julie Ann   12/05/1941  
Wittman, Julius 1914 1975 h/o Freda
Wittman, Mary nee Moser 1852 1930 w/o John
Wittman, Sherry A. nee Smock 07/27/1946 02/28/2003 w/o Lynn; d/o Glen & Mattie (Green)
Woodrich, Christian 12/08/1801 06/11/1863 h/o Sophia
Woodrich, Sophia 05/30/1806 09/11/1886 w/o Christian
Wooldridge, Anna 1892 1893  
Wooldridge, Annie 1870 1876  
Wooldridge, Charlie 1877 1901  
Wooldridge, Henry 1867 1875  
Wooldridge, Freddie 1871 1874  
Wooldridge, William 1868 1875  
Zittergruen, Albert 1886 1886  
Zittergruen, Carl E. 05/23/1825 03/22/1899 h/o Maria
Zittergruen, Johann L.   07/??/1886 2y 5m; s/o C.J & L.F.
Zittergruen, Maria R. 03/17/1830 07/06/1919 w/o Carl

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