IAGenWeb Project - Clayton co.
updated 06/13/2016


Mt. Harmony Cemetery
Originally named Hall cemetery

Elk Township, Section 11 NW/NE

A-I * J-Q * R-Z

Sources:
1) Clayton county record of deaths (CCDR)
2) Gravestone inscriptons
3) Burial records contributed by Charlene Barnhart
4) Obituaries
5) Social Security Death Index
6) WPA records

*700+ Gravestone photos have been contributed for Mount Harmony cemetery. View gravestone photos (opens in a new window)

*Obituaries for some of these people have been posted on the Clayton co. Obituary Board

Name Birth Death Comments
Amling, John Joseph 10/25/1902 05/26/1996 s/o Frank SR & Anna (Seibert) Amling; US Army, WWII Veteran
Amling, LeRoy Kenneth 08/20/1920 05/23/1985 PFC US Army, WW II Veteran
Amling, Marvin H. 10/17/1916 02/11/1996  
Amsden, Amanda nee Waterman 1893 1970 ssa Peter
Amsden, Carl Edwin 11/10/1921 04/18/1978 PFC US Army, WWII Veteran
Amsden, Clark R. 02/16/1925 04/24/2001 TEC 5 US Army, WWII Veteran
Amsden, Ed 02/09/1900 04/01/1987  
Amsden, Fred 1887 02/11/1949 ssa Hildegard
Amsden, Hildegard nee Hagen 1892 1975 ssa Fred
Amsden, Louise nee Brase 1864 1946 "Mother"; ssa Whitney
Amsden, Peter 1886 1953 ssa Amanda W.
Amsden, Whitney 1857 1937 "Father"; ssa Louise
Anderson, John H. 01/17/1880 12/06/1973 "Our Friend"
Aulwes, Darla Jean 10/13/1963 05/20/1964 "Our Little Lamb"
Aulwes, Dennis D. 07/26/1962 11/02/1962  
Aulwes, Gloria A. nee Wessel     ssa Harold R.
Aulwes, Harold R.     ssa Gloria A.
Aulwes, Irene S. nee Schroeder 1914 1975  
Aulwes, Michael L. 'Mike' 10/31/1960 07/08/1983 s/o Harold & Gloria
Baxter, Bethuel 1813 09/17/1875 aged 62y 11m 17d; h/o Margaret E.
Baxter, Cornelius W. 1843 08/02/1863 s/o B. & M.E.; Aged 19y 11m 8d; Co. D, 27th IA Vol. Infantry; died at Moscow, TN; Civil War Veteran
Baxter, Cora E.   05/02/1881 Aged 14y 10m; d/o B. & M.E.
Baxter, Etta Burl 07/19/1882 12/29/1882 d/o J. & M.
Baxter, James G.   10/10/1856 Aged 17y 8m; s/o Bethuel & M.E. Baxter
Baxter, James 1832 1836 Note: death date is likely wrong
Baxter, Jessie G.   04/29/1878 Aged 16y 6m; d/o B. & M.E.
Baxter, John 1838 1849  
Baxter, Johnny D.   05/23/1881 Inscription is very eroded
Baxter, Joseph Bethuel 11/27/1895 01/14/1967 PFC, Iowa Co B 216 Field Signal BN, WWI Veteran
Baxter, Joseph McSpurn 03/09/1854 08/01/1936 h/o Mary J.
Baxter, Margaret Ellen nee Gordon 05/25/1822 01/08/1898 w/o Bethuel
Baxter, Mary Jane nee Smith 07/07/1856 04/061948 w/o Joseph M.
Baxter, Rebecca   06/10/1879  
Baxter, Richard 1857 1874  
Baxter, Sarah L 1847 1870  
Beck, Anna 1849 12/04/1925  
Beck, C. Dietrich 1861 1932  
Beck, Emile 1866 1936  
Beck, Homer D. 1903 1937 ssa Violet
Beck, John C. 1845 05/05/1915 Note: death year may be 1905
Beck, Milton H. 1900 1924  
Beck, Violet nee Duwe 1908 1988 w/o & ssa Homer D.; she remarried to Harold Knoke
Beck, Willima 1871 1880  
Beddow, Beatrice 1905 1907  
Beddow, Bert 11/27/1882 11/16/1975  
Beddow, Caroline 1834 1894 w/o Martin L.
Beddow, Charles T. 1856 1947 h/o Eva J.
Beddow, Eva Jane nee Stover 07/31/1864 1943 d/o Phillip & Julia Stover; w/o Charles T.
Beddow, J. W.      
Beddow, Lucy Garber 1857 1910  
Beddow, Mark     Infant
Beddow, Martin L. 1831 1902 ssa Caroline
Beddow, Mary 1836 10/01/1889  
Beddow, Sarah L. nee Baxter   05/15/1879 33y 8m 28d; d/o B. & M.E. Baxter; ssa Bethuel Baxter
Beeh, Henry F. 01/14/1886 12/18/1953 ssa Lena M.
Beeh, Lena M. nee Winkler 08/06/1883 07/01/1940 ssa Henry F.
Beeh, Philip J. SR 01/23/1888 01/17/1972 ssa Susan E.
Beeh, Philip Eugene 10/08/1923 01/04/1997 US Army Air Corps, WWII Veteran
Beeh, Susan E. 'Susie' 08/11/1899 06/01/1986 ssa Phillip J.
Benschneider, August 'Gus' 04/27/1872 01/15/1951 h/o Dolly Bowman; s/o August & Augusta (Schkow)
Benschneider, Josephine 'Josie' nee Thein 01/18/1878 07/02/1926 w/o Louis
Benschneider, Louis 07/28/1868 10/20/1945 h/o Josephine
Berns, Elenora nee Beck 1895 1940 ssa William E.
Berns, Linus B. 02/19/1917 05/08/1976 TEC 5 US Army, WWII veteran
Berns, William E. 1889 1966 ssa Elnora
Biehlar, Mrs F.     Age 40
Billmeyer, Donald Joseph 02/11/1923 03/12/1979 h/o L. Florence; S1 US Navy, WWII Veteran
Bloodworth, Fosytha A. or Tobitha A. nee Fuhrman 10/15/1828 02/18/1880 w/o Meedy P.
Bloodworth, Mary J.   08/27/1863 Aged 4y & [1 or 11] mo.; d/o M.P. & A.
Bloodworth, Meady P. / Meedy P. 10/20/1836 01/30/1915 s/o John & Alpha Bloodworth; h/o 1st Fosytha A. Fuhrman, h/o 2nd Frances C. unknown; 16th IA Inf. Co B; Civil War veteran
Boehm, Alice M. 1921 2009 ssa Walter J.
Boehm, Dorothy 1927 1936  
Boehm, Elmer H. 1895 1970  
Boehm, Emil 1893 1958 h/o Eva Schultz
Boehm, Eva nee Schultz 1902 1949 ssa Emil
Boehm, Harvey 1898 1972  
Boehm, Henry 1854 1940  
Boehm, Jane 1902 1967  
Boehm, Josie nee Schultz 1897 1988  
Boehm, Kermit 1912 1973  
Boehm, Mary nee Becker 1874 03/28/1950 w/o William
Boehm, Merlin W. 1923 1947  
Boehm, Minnie 1864 1935  
Boehm, Walter J. 1904 1966 ssa Alice M.
Boehm, William 1867 1929 h/o Mary
Borrett, Aaron 1873 ??/11/1874 Aged 1y 4m & 3d
Borrett, Alfred 1845 1936 "Father"
Borrett, Alfred 1911 2001 ssa Luella
Borrett, Amanda R. nee Kimber 03/12/1849 05/24/1920 w/o George; d/o Z.C. & Margaret
Borrett, Charlotte H. nee Minger 1886 1959 ssa James I.
Borrett, George Richard Francis 1841 08/03/1930 Aged 89y; h/o Amanda; Co B, 16th IA Inf., CW Veteran
Borrett, Harry 06/20/1885 11/19/1891 Aged 6y 4m 29d; s/o Alfred & Jane Borrett
Borrett, Henry S. 1851 1881  
Borrett, Infant son     s/o Mr. & Mrs. J.I. Borrett; no dates on gravestone
Borrett, James I. 1882 1957 h/o Charlotte Minger
Borrett, Lester     no dates, may be the headstone marker for Lester A. (below)
Borrett, Lester A. 05/03/1878 07/01/1912  
Borrett, Luella 1911   ssa Alfred; no date of death inscribed
Borrett, Maria 1820 07/23/1893  
Borrett, Patrick 1822 01/22/1910  
Borrett, Ralph 1912 1912  
Borrett, Russell W. 1913 07/21/1962 County Home resident @ the time of his death
Borrett, Sarah Jane nee Foote 1853 1934 "Mother"
Borrett, William A.   09/07/1872 Aged 58y & 10m
Bowman, Bertha M. nee Strube 1883 1975 ssa Morris
Bowman, Delpha A. nee Klinkenberg     ssa Mark W.
Bowman, Mark W. 1913 2004 h/o Delpha A.
Bowman, Morris 1885 1976 h/o Bertha M.
Bradley, Karen Kay nee Davis 07/26/1957 11/09/2006  
Brandenburg, Charles A. 1925 1975 ssa Charles H., Margaret C. & Owen
Brandenburg, Charles C. 11/11/1866 04/17/1936 h/o Elizabeth A.
Brandenburg, Charles H. 1898 1975 ssa Margaret C., Charles A. & Owen
Brandenburg, Elizabeth A. nee Wendt 1873 1932 ssa Charles C.
Brandenburg, Margaret C. nee Friedlein 1899 1966 ssa Charles H., Charles A. & Owen
Brandenburg, Owen   1927 ssa Charles A., Charles H. & Margaret C.
Brown, Herman A. 02/28/1880 12/23/1899  
Brown, Paulena 10/15/1846 01/28/1926 w/o 1st Glen Stevenson, w/o 2nd William Brown
Brown, William 12/28/1834 09/20/1902 h/o Paulena
Bruce, Peral 1880 1881  
Carlyle, Irving McDonald 1787 02/14/1875 Note: WPA record; researchers should check the inscription on gravestone, there is an Irving McDonald buried in Guttenberg City cemetery
Carlyle, Rhoda 1787 1875 Note: same dates as Irving, researchers should check inscription on gravestone
Carlyle, Thomas ca1803 18?? 1880 US census, is age 77, living in Volga twp
Chettinger, Clark Donald 06/14/1950 07/28/2002  
Chettinger, Donald J. 11/24/1914 12/19/1991 h/o Jennie M.
Chettinger, Donna Marie 02/10/1946 02/10/1946 d/o Donald & Melvina
Chettinger, George H. 1888 1963 h/o Minnie B.
Chettinger, Jennie Melvina nee Kafer 12/15/1919 06/29/2007 ssa Donald J.
Chettinger, Lamar E. 10/24/1912 04/11/2000 h/o Luva L.
Chettinger, Luva L. nee Lewin 06/19/1920 12/02/1991 ssa Lamar E.
Chettinger, Minnie B. nee Enderes 1885 1985 ssa George H.
Chiles, Tobitha   08/18/1856 Aged 14y 9m 23dd/o George & Elizabeth Chiles
Cole, Oscar W. 05/21/1915 11/08/1969 Iowa, TEC 5 730 Coast Arty, WWII veteran
Combs, Henry 10/17/1892 01/26/1910 s/o John & Catherine Combs
Combs, John A. 1863 1933 h/o Kathryn S.
Combs, Kathryn nee Schweikert 1863 1936 w/o John A.
Costigan, Anna C. nee Wittman 1894 1998 w/o George E.
Costigan, Cora M. nee Beddow 1866 1915 w/o William
Costigan, George E. 1896 1993 ssa Anna C.
Costigan, Merle M. nee Benschneider 1904 1999 death date is from SS records; ssa Dr. Warren E., Warren L. & Patricia J.
Costigan, Patricia J.     ssa Dr. Warren E., Warren L. & Merle M.
Costigan, Warren Evan Dr 09/04/1924 05/12/19831983 ssa Warren L., Merle M. & Patricia J.; also has a military stone: Capt US Air Force, Korean War veteran
Costigan, Warren L. 1902 1988 ssa Dr. Warren E., Merle M. & Patricia J.
Costigan, William 1863 1947 ssa Cora M.
Covert, Ruth Fisko nee Walthen 1902 1996  
Curler, Gertrude 1892 1919  
Curler, Mary E. 1879 09/07/1912  
Curler, Jerrell 1912 1912  
Curler, Infant 1908 1908  
Dannenbring, August 1903 1928 s/o Fred & Mary
Dannenbring, Fred 1862 1931 ssa Mary
Dannenbring, John 1890 1958 s/o Fred & Mary
Dannenbring, Mary 'Minnie' nee Clefisch 1871 1945 w/o Fred
Davis, Brenda Ann 1962 1965  
Davis, Harold Lloyd JR 1958 1977 "Beloved Son"
Davis, Ronald L. 10/25/1959 12/15/1959  
Dennis, Annetta nee Hall 1861 1949 d/o Mr. & Mrs. Elias Hall; w/o Frank
Dennis, Frank 1973 1935 h/o Annetta Hall
Derby, Elizabeth 1864 09/04/1924  
DeShaw, Gary Lee JR   05/05/1964 "Our Little Angel"
DeShaw, Michael Dean   12111971 "Our Little Angel"
Dietrich, Peter 07/04/1840 05/30/1907 Note: WPA records have him buried in Guttenberg City cemetery, but his gravestone is in Mt. Harmony
Dryer, Birdie W. 1916 1951 ssa Marjorie J.
Dryer, Harold L. 1914 1990  
Dryer, Marjorie June nee Knospe 1920 1993 w/o Birdie W.
Dryer, Mary Elizabeth 'Lizzie' 03/20/1896 04/20/1937 w/o William H.; 2 markers
Dryer, William H. 1888 1958 ssa Mary Elizabeth
Every, Jennie nee Stover   04/03/1893 Aged 39y 1m 1d; w/o Willis Every
Feidt, Edmund 1899 1971 ssa Frank Earl
Feidt, Frank Earl 1898 1956 ssa Edmund
Feidt, Ira J. 01/06/1897 11/27/1949 Iowa, PVT 1 BN Inf Repl TNG CP, WWI veteran
Feidt, Louis H. 1894 1941  
Fenstermaker, Wm 1883 1886  
Fishel, Albert 1879 1880  
Fishel, Emma nee Boehm 1886 1965 w/o Robert
Fishel, Floyd 01/24/1901 02/25/1901 s/o M.W. & M.G.
Fishel, Irma nee Waterman 1911 1971 w/o Leon
Fishel, James 1872-1873    
Fishel, Leon 1909 1984 ssa Irma
Fishel, Levi M. 1846-1911 01/15/1911 Veteran
Fishel, Mary      
Fishel, Robert 1880 1935 ssa Emma
Fitch, Anne 1840 1924  
Foote, Edda   04/01/1866 Aged 2 weeks 3 days; d/o Wm M. & R.A.; ssa Ella
Foote, Ella   08/25/1866 Aged 5 mo 10 days; d/o Wm M. & R.A.; ssa Edda
Frank, Henrietta nee Schecker 1862 08/01/1888  
Franks, Amos 1892 1970 ssa Ida & Charlida
Franks, Charlida   1933 d/o Amos & Ida
Franks, Ida Bell Groth nee Smith 10/05/1895 11/04/1972 ssa Amos & Charlida; 1st husb. Charles H. Groth
Fuhrman, Eldora 06/04/1891 06/08/1896 d/o F.C. & R. Fuhrman
Fuhrman, Fred T. 1854 1915 h/o Reka
Fuhrman, Reka nee Rhodes 1859 1944 ssa Fred T.
Funk, Clinton 1905 1983 ssa Jessie
Funk, Jessie nee Hansel 1909 2001 ssa Clinton
Garlow, Duane 1969 1970  
Gibson, infant   07/20/1895 5 mo.; infant of "Mr. & Mrs. S.L. Gibson, who are stopping at the Central House ...strangers in a strange town, they have the heartfelt sympathy of our community ... remains were laid to rest in Hall's graveyard." Elkader Register, 7/26/1895, Elkport column
Gilbert, Calvin   05/02/1885 Aged 66y 4m 22d
Glazier, Frankie 1885 1888  
Gleason, Glen     h/o Irene F.
Gleason, Irene F. nee Williams 1923 2005 ssa Glen
Godden, Earl 1903 03/25/1903 Age 21d
Godden, Jeanette 1880 1881  
Godden, Joe 1876 1954  
Godden, Rhoda 1836 1907 w/o Thomas
Godden, Thomas E. 1840 03/30/1887 h/o Rhoda; Co A, 8th US Inf., Civil War veteran
Groth, Charles Henry 1890 02/17/1920 1st husb. of Ida B. Franks
Groth, Ernest G. 01/22/1912 05/05/1989 ssa Velma M. & Lester L.
Groth, Otto J. 1916 1973 ssa Violet M.; Veteran
Groth, Velma M. nee Willie 05/27/1913 02/07/1989 ssa Ernest G & Lester L.
Groth, Violet M. nee Johnson 1928 1968 ssa Otto J.
Gruell, Carl 07/08/1901 1904  
Haak, Henry 1869 1944  
Hafner, Anna nee Jensen 09/04/1862 04/18/1941 ssa Henry
Hafner, Henry 06/09/1863 04/01/1941 ssa Annie
Hafner, Robert C. 1894 1965 ssa Ruth B.
Hafner, Ruth B. nee Brown 1892 1988 ssa Robert C.
Hageman, Anna 1849 1924  
Hageman, Balthaser 04/08/1861 03/23/1946 h/o Christena
Hageman, Christena nee Lorcher 06/23/1867 02/22/1919 w/o Balthaser
Hageman, Earl G. 1905 1994 ssa Mildred A.
Hageman, Frank 11/13/1883 06/19/1907  
Hageman, Fred 04/26/1888 02/19/1971  
Hageman, George 02/23/1902 08/07/1923  
Hageman, John J.   12/18/1898  
Hageman, Lillie 07/10/1893 04/01/1907  
Hageman, Mary 1822 1881  
Hageman, Max 1858 1929 ssa Minnie
Hageman, Mildred A. nee Brandenburg 11/18/1910 11/25/2004 d/o Charles & Elizabeth (Wendt) Brandenburg; w/o Earl G.
Hageman, Minnie nee Rodas 1863 1940 ssa Max
Hageman, Ralph 12/31/1890 04/01/1912  
Hageman, Theodore 1876 08/05/1884 WPA gives year of birth 1856
Hall, Elias 1829 05/07/1899 WPA gives year of birth 1820
Hall, Harrieta 1865 1867  
Hall, Roxanna 1830 08/17/1911  
Hansel, Adam H. 1906 1996 ssa Caroline N. & Nancy D.
Hansel, Albert A. 1913 1992 ssa Luyverl I.
Hansel, Bertha 1885 1966  
Hansel, Caroline N.     ssa Adam H. & Nancy D.
Hansel, Donald 1932 1995 "Son"
Hansel, Fannie J. nee Garretson 1884 1934 "Mother"
Hansel, George W. 1880 1937  
Hansel, Georgie 1910 1910  
Hansel, Harold D. 1906 1983 ssa Helen P.
Hansel, Helen nee Harbaugh 1914 1995 ssa Harold D.
Hansel, Jane A. nee Brandel 02/01/1937 11/13/2009 w/o Lester L.
Hansel, Jennie L. 01/20/1886 06/30/1908  
Hansel, Jess 1882 1940 "Father"
Hansel, LeRoy 1896 1932 "Father"; WWI veteran
Hansel, Lester L. 'Les' 07/04/1935 01/07/2011 ssa Jane A.
Hansel, Lillian nee Dinges 1873 1963 ssa Phillip
Hansel, Louis C. 1921 1943  
Hansel, Luyverl I. 1918 1991 ssa Albert A.
Hansel, Marjorie F. nee Waterman 1913 1969 ssa Samuel Dale
Hansel, Merlin Quillen 09/17/1914 03/03/1945 s/o George & Laura Hansel; h/o Laura Kulper
Hansel, Nancy D. 1938 1991 d/o Adam H. & Caroline N.
Hansel, Phillip 1868 1946 ssa Lillian
Hansel, Roger D. 09/??/1936 07/31/1954  
Hansel, Samuel Dale 1905 2002 ssa Marjorie F.
Hansel, Weldan U. 1882 1882 s/o A.M. & S.E. Hansel
Harbaugh, Stanley 1911 1911  
Hica, Gret 1859 1859  
Hica, Gustof 1885 1885  
Hill, Anna ???? 1941  
Hill, Infant of G & A 1941 1941  
Hinkins, Harold F. 03/12/1913 02/28/1988 ssa Viola C.; military marker: PFC US Army, WWII veteran
Hinkins, Viola C. nee Meyer 1909 1984 ssa Harold F.
Hinrichs, Florence nee Smith 1910 1995 ssa Louis C. & Keith N.
Hinrichs, John H. 1880 1956 ssa Lena D.
Hinrichs, Keith N. 1951 2005 ssa Louis C. & Florence
Hinrichs, Lena D. 1874 1953 ssa John H.
Hinrichs, Louis C. 1905 1957 ssa Florence & Keith N.
Hoffman, Goldie 1909 1974  
Hoffman, Harry Fred 07/28/1898 03/14/1968 s/o Mr. & Mrs. Henry Hoffman
Hoffman, Helen L. nee Amling 11/01/1914 11/11/2007 d/o Frederick & Nettie (McEvers) Amling; w/o Wilbert A.
Hoffman, Wilbert A. 1907 11/16/1979 ssa Helen L.
Horstman, Anna nee Mertens 1881 1965 ssa Fred
Horstman, Enelda 1915 1943 w/o Harold C.
Horstman, Eunice J. nee Amsden 03/30/1922 08/20/1981 w/o Harold J.
Horstman, Fred 1875 1941 ssa Anna
Horstman, Harold C. 1907 1987 ssa Wilma
Horstman, Harold J. 12/10/1914 02/24/1998 ssa Eunice J.
Horstman, Infant daughter   07/11/1943 d/o Harold C. & Enelda Horstman
Horstman, Joni Lynne 08/22/1963 08/20/1967 "Our Darling" "Safe in the Arms of Jesus"
Horstman, Leland   03/16/1949 "Our Baby"; s/o Harold C. & Wilma
Horstman, Wilma nee Stahr 1917 1995 ssa Harold C.
Hunt, Arizonal 1877 1888  
Hunt, James 1845 1916  
Hunt, Mary R. 1859 11/29/1889  
Hyde, Gertrude Lucreta nee Jennings   1972  
There are no "I" surnames      

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