IAGenWeb Project - Clayton co.
updated 09/10/2016


Ross Cemetery

Cox Creek Sec. 25, SE/NW Sperry twp.

Ross cemetery - photo by S. Ferrall Oct 2010

Ross cemetery is north of Strawberry Point off Hwy 13 onto Crystal Rd (Clayton W7C) then a right on Cavalier Ave. The cemetery is just past a residence on the left. Sacred Heart - Cox creek cemetery is a few hundred feet farther where the road comes to a dead-end.


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*Obituaries for some of the people buried in Ross cemetery can be found on the
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Notes:
- source of the original list of burials is unknown & was submitted by Charlene Barnhart
- additional names and/or information has been added by the Clayton co. coordinator from gravestone photos or other sources as indicated.

Alderson, Esther Mary, b. 15 Feb 1881 d. 25 Aug 1882 Daughter of John and Susannah
Alderson, Everett J., b. 1885 d. 1996
Alderson, John, b. 1852 d. 1921; h/o Susannah
Alderson, John Everitt, b. 05/15/1885 d. 03/22/1956, s/o John & Susannah
Alderson, Susannah nee Carpenter, b. 1861 d. 1945; w/o John

Bacon, Emma Julia, b. 30 Jul 1922 d. 26 Dec 1923, d/o Howard L. & Lottie M.
Bacon, Howard L., b. 1900 d. 1963, h/o Lottie M., Married 04 Oct 1920
Bacon, Lottie M., b. 1903, nee Heins, w/o Howard L., Married 04 Oct 1920

Bartholemew, Andrew, J., d. 29 Feb, 1864, s/o Wm & E.M. Bartholomew, Died in the service of his country, 21Y & 26D
Bartholemew, William, d. 4 June, 1862, 42Y & 7M

Barton, Rosa, b. 17 Oct, 1851 d. 21 Sept, 1854, d/o James & Susan

Boyd, Maude E., b. 19 Dec 1885 d. 02 Jun 1898
Boyd, Ruth Mildred, b. 01 Dec 1898 d. 15 Jan 1899

Brandenburg, Francis P.,
Brandenburg, infant daughter

Brown, Libbie, d/o W.N. & S. Brown
Brown, Rufus, d. Sept 1863, 7 yrs & 14 days, s/o Wm. N. & S. Brown

Burdick, William H., d. 28 Aug 1852, aged 2m & 2d, s/o Joseph & Frances

Cain, Hattie, d/o Wm & Almira
Cain, Norman, d. 7 Nov 1875, s/o Wm & Almira

Carner, infant, son of ? & J.E.

Carnicle, Cyrus, b. 1882 d.1949, Father, h/o Ida B.
Carnicle, Donald E., b. 23 Apr 1920 d. 7 Feb 1998, h/o Maria C., father of Mary, Marla, Donald Jr., Ronald & Michele
Carnicle, Greenberry b.1861 d.1946, Father, h/o Nellie
Carnicle, Ida B., b. 1892 d.1965, Mother, nee Annis, w/o Cyrus
Carnicle, Jacob, b. 1820 d.1918, [b. 13 Jan 1820 in Leesburg, Loudoun co., VA]
Carnicle, Marian, d.1925
Carnicle, Nellie, b. 1871 d. 1940, nee Rich, Mother, w/o Greenberry

Carpenter, Ambrose, b. 13 Apr 1852 d. 21 Jan 1914, h/o Mabel Adell King
Carpenter, Bertha L., b. Aug 20, 1890 d. Aug 24, 1890, d/o William and Olive
Carpenter, Ethel Mary, b. Jan 15, 1885 d. Nov 11, 1889, d/o William and Olive
Carpenter, Harvey Jackson, b. April 25, 1890 d. October 19, 1935, s/o Ambrose & Mabel; Iowa Engineman 2nd Class U.S. Navy Oct 9, 1935
Carpenter, John Jackson, b. May 21, 1824 d. May 10, 1903, h/o Mary Marshall
Carpenter, Letia L., b. Nov 8, 1889 d. Mar 1, 1892, d/o A.C. & E.F
Carpenter, Mabel Adell, b. 27 Mar 1866 d. 7 Jan 1945, nee King, w/o Ambrose
Carpenter, Mary, b. May 15, 1824 d. Nov 05, 1904, nee Marshall, w/o John Jackson Carpenter
Carpenter, Olive Anna, b. Mar 2, 1858 d. Mar 1, 1911, nee Pratt, w/o Wm M.
Carpenter, Wm.
Carpenter, William M., b. Jan 30, 1847 d. Dec 24,1899, h/o Olive Anna Pratt; CW veteran


Coonfare, Ada, b. 1870 d. 1947, w/o Dan
Coonfare, Billy, b. Dec 10, 1971 d. Aug 11, 1990, same stone as Leslie & Ruth
Coonfare, Carrie, b. 1897 d. 1988, nee Hines, w/o Lester
Coonfare, Clare, b. 1896 d. 1964
Coonfare, Dan, b. 1860 d. 1937, h/o Ada
Coonfare, Iva Joan, d. 1925, d/o Lester & Carrie
Coonfare, Leslie, b. Dec 18, 1925 d. Jan 18, 2001, h/o Ruth
Coonfare, Lester, b. 1891 d. 1970, h/o Carrie
Coonfare, Winnie, b. 1897 d. 1931, nee Carpenter

Davis, Belva, b. Jun 25, 1897 d. Sep 3, 1907, w/o Eldon
Davis, Eldon, b. May 31, 1895 d. May 29, 1897, h/o Belva
Davis, Myrtle, b. 1903 d. 1924
Davis, Reid M., b. Feb 21, 1895 d. Sept 14, 1956, Iowa, PFC 499 Aero SQ, World War I

Dill, Elmer E., 1869-1958
Dill, infant, child of E.E. & M.M.
Dill, Lawrence H., b. 1914 d. 1917
Dill, Lloyd E., b. 1912 d. 1935
Dill, Mary M., 1875-1936, nee Carpenter

Downer, Cordelia, d. May 2, 1863, 26Y & 10M, nee Lawrence, same stone as Dwight
Downer, Dwight, d. Aug 14, 1863, same stone as Cordelia

Duncan, Barbara S.

Easton, Caroline, d. Apr 5, 1889, nee King, w/o Joshua

Ehde, Dorothy E., b. Oct 30, 1900 d. Sept 30, 1968

Feay, Alestine/Celestine nee Tremain/Treumain; d. aft 1921; w/o Joseph. Note: burial in Ross cemetery is presumed, no kind of death record has been found so she may have died & been buried elsewhere; confirmation would be appreciated.
Feay, Joseph E. 'Joe', b. June 14, 1835 d. June 20, 1916; h/o Alestine/Celestine
Feay, Valentine, age 17 days, d. March 3, 1871; s/o Joseph & Celestine

Garner, Cora
Garner, Francis D.

Gordon, Dora, b. 1869 d. 1954
Gordon, Elmer, b. 1898 d. 1953
Gordon, Joseph, b. 1864 d. 1932

Hines, Amanda J., b. 1863 d. 1946, nee Carnicle, w/o Cyrus D.
Hines, Berny
Hines, Carl W., b. 27 Sept 1911 d. 16 Nov 1973, Iowa PVT US Army, World War II
Hines, Cyrus D., b. 1864 d. 1946, h/o Amanda J.
Hines, Dora Ethel, b. 16 Jun 1899 d. 06 Sept 1899, d/o A. & A. Hines
Hines, Emma May, b. 07 Feb 1897 d. 15 Nov 1900, d/o A. & A. Hines
Hines, Francis, b. 1909 d.1919
Hines, H.
Hines, Henry, b. 1870 d. 1948
Hines, Henry, b. Nov 21 1937(?)
Hines, Henry R.
Hines, Hiram B., b. 29 Sept 1848 d. 20 Oct 1909, h/o Martha A.
Hines, J.F., b. 1860 d. 1940 [Jefferson Franklin Hines]
Hines, James R., b. 1876 d. 1951
Hines, John, b. 1846 d. 1926, h/o Mary Kellogg
Hines, Leah S., b. 16 Oct 1899 d. 31 Dec 1900, d/o S. & M. Hines
Hines, Louisa, b. Nov 24, 1839 d. Mar 8, 1910, nee Duncan, w/o Thomas
Hines, Louisa
Hines, Martha A., b. 21 Jan 1850 d. 29 Jan 1931, w/o Hiram Hines
Hines, Mary Ann, b. 1858 d. 1954, nee Carnicle
Hines, Mary, b. 1856 d. 1940, nee Kellog, w/o John
Hines, Merlin S., b. 15 Mar 1908 d. 30 Mar 1909, s/o S. & M. Hines
Hines, Minnie A., b. 1873 d. 1943, nee Stone
Hines, Orville I., b. 1885 d. 1951
Hines, Ruth E., b. 1885 d. 1937, nee Carnicle
Hines, Samuel A., d. 2 Mar 1886, 76y 5m & 16d
Hines, Sylvester, b. 1880 d. 1950
Hines, Thomas, b. 22 Apr 1839 -?, h/o Louisa
Hines, Walter M., b. 12 Mar 1897 d. 22 Nov 1976, PVT US Army, World War II
Hines, Willard, b. 1873 d. 1959
Hines, William

Hitchcock, Della

Johnson, J.H.
Johnson, Mary E., d. 20 Sept 1865, wife of J.H.

King, Emily M., b. 1821 d. 1918, nee Truman, married 1st to Wm. Bartholomew, 2nd to Harvey H. King
King, Harvey H., b. 1836 d. 1914, h/o Emily M.

Lamphere, Abigail, b. 1848 d. 1946, nee Mitchell, w/o Henry
Lamphere, Clara, d/o of H. & A.
Lamphere, David A., s/o H. & A., aged 12Y
Lamphere, Henry, b. 1840 d. 1926, h/o Abigail

Lamphier, Baby
Lamphier, Charlie A.
Lamphier, Henry, b. 1840 d. 1942
Lamphier, Henry, b. 1804 d. 11 Dec 1861

Lawrence, C.N.
Lawrence, G.W., h/o Susan, [may be same as C.N. this stone is nearly illegible]
Lawrence, Susan, wife of G.W.
Lawrence, Susan, d/o G.W. & S.

Marshall, A.B., h/o Sarah J., [Aaron B.]
Marshall, Homer B., b. 18 May 1891 d 2 Sept 1893
Marshall, Myrtle S., b. 9 Jan 1877 d 11 Dec 1880
Marshall, Sarah J., d. Apr 17, 1897, aged ?y 10m 6d, nee Fincher, w/o A.B. Marshall
Marshall, Wealthy H., d/o A.B. & S.J.

Maude, Boy

Meyer, Charles, b.1869 d.1946
Meyer, J. Alex, b. 1867 d.1946

Mitchell, Beady
Mitchell, Elizabeth, b 15 Jun 1819 d. 17 Feb 1903, nee Miller, same stone as John A.
Mitchell, John
Mitchell, John A., b. 18 Nov 1820 d. 25 Apr 1895, same stone as Elizabeth

Nueton, Claude L., b.1891 d.1971
Nueton, Edna L., b.1891 d.1938, nee Heins

Opsahl, Alvin, b.1899 d.1958

Osborn, Henry, d 22 Dec 1858, 44Y 8M 11D

Peck, Maria E., d. 2 Mar 1863, 1Y 10M 14D
Peck, Sarah E., daughter of G.S. & N.E.

Randall, Elnora J., b. 16 Mar 1867 d. 30 Jan 1947, nee Marshall, w/o George A.
Randall, Felix, d. 15 Sept 1905, same stone as Joseph
Randall, Floyd M., b. 16 Jun 1886 d. 7 Dec 1909, same stone as George A. & Elnora J.
Randall, George A., b. 23 Jun 1860 d. 10 Jul 1912, h/o Elnora J.
Randall, Joseph, b. 15 Apr 1835 d. 27 Apr 1907, same stone as Felix
Randall, Milo H., b. 26 Dec 1890 (or 1892) d. ? Sep 1894

Reddick, Roena, d. 1895, 90Y; nee Chapman, same stone as Solomon Tremain

Ross, Anna M.
Ross, Emiley E.
Ross, James R., 27 Sept 1854 - 21 years & 2 Mo. & 13 days
Ross, William
Ross, wife of James, d. 27 Sept 1854, 21Y 2M & 13D (top of stone broken off, her first name on broken top half)

Rowell, Hulda W., 1831-1899, nee Whipple
Rowell, Stephen D., 1826-1894

Ruth Mildred Boy

Sauerbry, Addie, 1859-1957, nee Heins
Sauerbry, Arnold
Sauerbry, Thomas W., 1896-1962
Sauerbry, William G. 1869-1932

Scott, Virgalene E., b.1870 d.1954, nee Randall

Scovel, Julia H.
Scovel, Nathaniel S., b. 07 Apr 1804 d. 15 Jul 1862
Scovel, Thomas M.

Tremain, Solomon E, d. 1858, 12Y ?M & 9D, same stone as Roena Reddick [note Tremain may be his middle name & Reddick his surname]

Truman, Antoinette
Truman, Cyrus L., Co. ?, 9 IA Inf. [military info. is 'best guess']

Voshell, infant, 23 Jul 1937

Wandell, ??
Wandell, Ada
Wandell, Alexander
Wandell, Ann

Whipple, Harvey, d. 11 Sept 1864, 72Y, h/o Martha
Whipple Martha, d. 18 Nov 1864, w/o Harvey

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