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Cemetery Name Township & Section # Cemetery Status
Abandoned Cemeteries ~ ~
Allen Scott Cemetery Hamilton, Sec. 9 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Ashback or Ashburn Cemetery
a.k.a. Gore Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Burrell, Sec. 25
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 14 October 2000
 
Beavers Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Woodland, Sec. 9
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Janice Lira, 27 Jul 2000
Becker Cemetery New Buda, Sec. 22 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Bethel Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Eden, Sec. 30
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade, Input by Janice Lira, 27 Jul 2000
Canvassed by Janet Jelsma 2006
Bucy Cemetery

Burrell, Sec. 18 First canvassed by Leah Walling, 27 Jul 2000
Campbell Cemetery, Eden Eden, Sec. 16 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Campbell Cem., Hamilton Hamilton, Sec. 20 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Cash Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Burrell, Sec. 5
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Recanvassed by Leah Sue Price Walling, 2000
Catholic Cemetery
a.k.a. St. Mary's Cemetery
of Irish Pioneers

IAGravestone Photo Page
Woodland, Sec. 19
 
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Janice Lira, 07 August 2000
 
 
Chase Cemetery Hamilton, Sec. 6 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Chastain Cemetery
a.k.a. Walton Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Eden, Sec. 13
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Janice Chastain Lund, 07 August 2000

 
Clinton Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Long Creek, Sec. 15
 
 
See Abandoned Cemeteries
 
 
Cole Cemetery
a.k.a. Westerville Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Richland, Sec. 16
 
 
 
Complied by Lois Slade and transcribed by Leah Sue Price Walling
 
 
County Home Cemetery
 
Eden, Sec. 14
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Janice Lira, 07 August 2000
Cowles Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Hamilton, Sec. 18
 
 
See Abandoned Cemeteries
 
 
Creveling Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
New Buda, Sec. 6
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Recanvassed by Leah Sue & Shelley Reed, 2000
Dale Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Hamilton, Sec. 11
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Janice Lira, 07 August 2000
(Old) Davis City Cemetery
a.k.a. Clark Cemetery

a.k.a. Clark Cemetery
  IAGravestone Photo Page
Burrell, Sec. 35
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 26 Nov 2000
Davis City (I.O.O.F.) Cem.
a.k.a. New Davis City Cemetery
a.k.a. West Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Burrell, Sec. 34
 
 
First canvassed by Leah Sue & Shelley Reed, 10 August 2000
 
Decatur Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
 
Decatur, Sec. 27
 
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Janice Lira, Lois Slade, Carla Rae
Recanvassed & updated by Lois Slade, Fall 2001
Dose Cemetery
a.k.a. Newman Cemetery
Garden Grove, Sec. 17
 
See Abandoned Cemeteries
 
Elk Cemetery
a.k.a. Elk Chapel Cemetery
a.k.a. Ross or Cash Cemetery
  
IAGravestone Photo Page
Bloomington, Sec. 3
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Leah Sue Price Walling
 
Elm Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Morgan, Sec. 24
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 10 May 2000
Evergreen Cemetery
a.k.a. Hollen Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Fayette, Sec. 18
 
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Recanvassed by Leah Sue, Summer 2000, Input by Leah Walling, 10 Mar 2001
Franklin Cemetery
a.k.a. Dunkard Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Center, Sec. 14
 
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 19 October 2000
 
Fugate Cemetery Morgan, Sec. 22 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Gammill Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Hamilton, Sec. 13
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 26 Nov 2000
 
Garden Grove Cemetery
Index Page

Surnames A-B-C
Surnames D-E-F
Surnames G-H-I
Surnames J-K-L
Surnames M-N-O
Surnames P-Q-R
Surnames S - T
Surnames U - Z

IAGravestone Photo Page
Garden Grove, Sec. 27
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
From Garden Grove Cemetery
(copy at Leon Public Library)
Compiled by Pat Hailey & Karla Gunzenhauser, August 1, 1996
Input by Stacey Dietiker October 10, 2002 & November 5, 2003
Updated by Sharon R. Becker, 2015
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gatliff (a.k.a. Gatliff-Bright) Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Morgan, Sec. 24
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 26 Nov 2000
 
Gore Cemetery
a.k.a. Ashback or Ashburn Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Burrell, Sec. 25
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 14 October 2000
 
Grady Cemetery
a.k.a. O'Grady Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Richland, Sec. 33
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Stacey Dietiker, 18 Jun 2001
Grand River Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Richland, Sec. 33
 
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade; Input by Stacey Dietiker, 19 Dec 2000
Updated by Sharon R. Becker, June of 2016
 
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Hall Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Woodland, Sec. 5
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 1998
Hamilton Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Hamilton, Sec. 17
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Leah Walling, 2 Feb 2001
Hamilton House Cemetery Eden, Sec. 28 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Hatfield Cemetery Eden, Sec. 15 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Hazen Cemetery Grand River, Sec. 2 See Abandoned Cemeteries
High Point Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
High Point, Sec. 23
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Judy Chastain, 2001
Hollen Cemetery
a.k.a. Evergreen Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Fayette, Sec. 18
 
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Recanvassed by Leah Sue, Summer 2000, Input by Leah Walling, 10 Mar 2001
Indian Mounds
 
Burrell, Sec. 29
 
 
Johnson Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Franklin, Sec. 34
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Judy Chastain, 2001
Kline Cemetery Franklin, Sec. 4 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Lamoni Cemetery
See Rose Hill Cemetery
  
Lentz Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Woodland, Sec. 16
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 1976
Leon Cemetery

Leon Cemetery, Original Sect.

Leon Cemetery (A Sect.)

Leon Cemetery (B-C-D Sects.)

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Leon Cemetery Index

SURNAMES:
"A"    "B"   "C"   "D"   "E - F"   "G - H"


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Leon Cemetery IAGravestone Photos
 
 
Center, Sec. 29
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Cemetery transcribed 2002 by Bob Bixby from cemetery record
courtesy of City of Leon
Updated from obituaries by Sharon R. Becker, 2014
 
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  Leon Cemetery Original Section first canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Janice Lira, 16 Aug 1999
 
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  Leon Cemetery Section A first canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Janice Lira, 31 Aug 1999
 
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Leon cemetery Sections B, C & D partly canvassed by Carla Rae, 2001

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NOTE: Leon Cemetery (1-2-3-4) & (E-F-G) & (North) have not been canvassed as of yet.
Lewis Cemetery Franklin, Sec. 33 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Lillie Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Bloomington, Sec. 27
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Recanvassed by Leah Sue, Summer 2000, Input by Leah Walling, 2000
Logan Cemetery
a.k.a. Logan Chapel Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Morgan, Sec. 12
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Judy Chastain, 2001
 
Madarasz Cemetery Richland, Sec. 33 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Manchester Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Eden, Sec. 8
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Janice Lira, 29 Feb 2000
 
McAllister/McAlister Cemetery
a.k.a. McCullough Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
High Point, Sec. 5
 
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Judy Chastain, 2001
 
 
McDaniel Cemetery Eden, Sec. 11 See Abandoned Cemeteries
McKee Cemetery
a.k.a. Ramsey or Whittecar Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Long Creek, Sec. 13
 
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Judy Chastain, 2001
 
 
Meek Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Eden, Sec. 11
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Janice Chastain Lund, 07 August 2000
 
Metier Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Garden Grove, Sec. 8
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Stacey Dietiker, May 2001
 
Miller Cemetery
a.k.a. Hawthorn Cemetery
a.k.a. McGahuey Cemetery
a.k.a. Van Horn Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Burrell, Sec. 9
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Recanvassed by Leah Sue & Shelley Reed, 2000
 
Millsap Cemetery Grand River, Sec. 34 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Millsap Child Decatur, Sec. 34 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Mormon Trailside Cemetery Garden Grove, Sec. 28 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Mt. Tabor Cemetery
a.k.a. Tabor Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Eden, Sec. 1
 
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 1998
 
 
Munyon Cemetery
a.k.a. Varga a.k.a. Woodard Cemetery
 

IAGravestone Photo Page
Long Creek, Sec. 31
 
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 2000
 
 
New Buda Cemetery
a.k.a. McLain Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
New Buda, Sec. 15
 
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Recanvassed by Leah Sue, Summer 2000, Input by Leah Walling, 2000
 
New Salem Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Hamilton, Sec. 2
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Leah Walling, 2000
Newman Cemetery Garden Grove, Sec. 28 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Oak Hill Cemetery
a.k.a. Funktown or Old Funk or Hazen


IAGravestone Photo Page
Grand River, Sec. 2
 
 

 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Stacey Dietiker, 23 Jan 2001
Canvassed September 23, 2004 by Betty Williams and Beverly Bair
O'Grady Cemetery
a.k.a. Grady Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Richland, Sec. 33
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Stacey Dietiker, 18 Jun 2001
 
Palestine Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Decatur, Sec. 25
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade; Input by Carla Rae, 2000;Updated by Sharon R. Becker, February of 2016
 
 
Rose Hill Index page

SURNAMES: A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H-I  J  K  L
M  N-O-P-Q  R  S   T-U-V   W-Y-Z



 
Lamoni
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Courtesy of the Rose Hill Cemetery Board, chaired by Kelly Everett of Graceland College and pastor of the Lamoni Community of Christ Church; Scanned by Carla Perks.
Updated by Sharon R. Becker, August & September of 2015; February of 2016
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sage Cemetery Grand River, Sec. 2 See Abandoned Cemeteries
St. Mary's Cemetery
of Irish Pioneers
a.k.a. Catholic Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Woodland, Sec. 19
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Janice Lira, 07 August 2000
Salem Mennonite Cemetery

Center, Sec. 29
 
Cemetery active again
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, Dec. 2013
Shields Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Woodland, Sec. 27
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Janice Lira, 20 Dec 2000
 
Shy Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Decatur, Sec. 13
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 26 Jan 2001
 
Sweet Home Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
 
Fayette, Sec. 22
 
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Leah Walling, 2000
Re-canvassed by Leah Sue Price Walling & Shelley Reed, May 2000.
 
Tabor Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Decatur, Sec. 25
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 2000
 
Terre Haute Cemetery
a.k.a. McDowell Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Burrell, Sec. 17
 
 
 
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Earle Koeble, 14 October 2000
 
 
Trinity Hills Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Decatur County IA
 
 
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, Oct. 2014
 
Trullinger Cemetery
a.k.a. Reynolds Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
High Point, Sec. 17
 
 
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 26 Jan 2001
 
 
 
Union Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Morgan, Sec. 17
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Stacey Dietiker, 2 Mar 2001
 
Van Wert Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Long Creek, Sec. 13
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Stacey Dietiker, 4 May 2001
New portion not yet canvassed.
Waller Cemetery Decatur, Sec. 35 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Walton Cemetery
a.k.a. Chastain Cemetery

IAGravestone Photo Page
Eden, Sec. 13
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 2000
 
Warrick Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Richland, Sec. 2
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Stacey Dietiker, 18 Jun 2001
 
West Cemetery Long Creek, Sec. 20 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Westervelt Cemetery
 
Richland, Sec. 16
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Carla Rae, 26 Jan 2001
Westerville Cemetery
a.k.a. Cole Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Richland, Sec. 16
 
 
Complied by Lois Slade and transcribed by Leah Sue Price Walling
 
 
Wheelis Cemetery
a.k.a. Tennessee Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Richland, Sec. 11
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Judy Chastain, 2001
 
 
White Oak Cemetery Morgan, Sec. 12 See Abandoned Cemeteries
Winters Cemetery
a.k.a. Pettis Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Garden Grove, Sec. 18
 
 
See Abandoned Cemeteries
 
 
Woodmansee Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Decatur, Sec.30
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Recanvassed by Leah Sue, Summer 2000, Input by Stacey Dietiker, 3 Feb 2001
 
Young Cemetery
 
IAGravestone Photo Page
Richland, Sec. 27
 
 
First canvassed for 1976 County Bicentennial, compiled by Lois Slade
Input by Stacey Dietiker, 6 Feb 2001

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