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Shelby County


Shelby County cemeteries are listed below with links to
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Cemetery Name TownshipLocation
(Twp, Range, Section)
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Astor Cemetery
Greeley Twp T81 R38 S04
NE of Defiance
Norm Prince
Bowman's Grove
Center Twp T79 R38 S13
E of Harlan
Denny Williams
Carlsen-Larsen Cemetery

Clay Twp, 1 mile south & 1 mile west of Elk Horn T78 R37 S10  
Cass Township Cemetery
Cass Twp T79 R40 S27  
Clay Township Cemetery
aka Clay Hill / Oak Ridge
Clay Twp T78 R37 S10
SW of Elk Horn
Corley Cemetery*
aka Custer
Fairview Twp T78 R39 S03
NE of Corley
Cuppy's Grove Cemetery
Monroe Twp T78 R38 S07 Darleen Berens
Danway Cemetery aka Norske Polk Twp T80 R37 S19
E of Kirkman
S of Irwin
Rhonda Erb
Doyle Cemetery*
Grove Twp T81 R40 S28 Darleen Berens

Dunkard Cemetery

Center twp, abandoned    
Elk Horn Cemetery
Clay Twp T78 R37 S01
Elk Horn
Folck Cemetery*
aka Windy Knoll
Center Twp T79 R38 S26  
Galland's Grove Cemetery
aka Latter Day Saints*, aka Black, aka Holcomb
Grove Twp T81 R40 S15
NW of Earling
Darleen Berens
Harlan Cemetery
Lincoln Twp T79 R39 S13
Eldon & Leslie Erickson
Heine Cemetery* Shelby Twp T78 R40 S26
Darleen Berens
Jacksonville Cemetery
formerly, Bethlehem Lutheran Cemetery

Jackson Twp T79 R37 S17
Jan Camery Pientok

Jacobson Cemetery*

Fairview Twp T78 R39 S26  

Lee Cemetery*

Fairview Twp T78 R39 S23  

Leland Grove Cemetery*

Cass Twp T79 R40 S31
SW of Portsmouth
Manteno Cemetery
aka Grove Township Cemetery
Grove Township T81 R40 S08
SE of Dunlap
Darleen Berens
Merrill's Grove Cemetery
aka Fiscus
Polk Twp T80 R37 S26
NW of Elk Horn
SE of Irwin
Michaelsen Cemetery
Polk Twp T80 R37 S27
Art Nielsen Farm
Monroe United Methodist Church Cemetery
aka Monroe Township Cemetery
Monroe Twp T78 R38 S25  
Oak Hill Cemetery
Jefferson Twp T81 R37 S31
Olson Cemetery*
aka Danish

Faiview Twp T78 R39 S30
E-NE of Shelby
Darleen Berens
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
aka Lincoln Township
aka Union Church

Lincoln Twp T79 R39 S16
W of Harlan
Bob Christensen
Poplar Cemetery*
Polk Twp T80 R37 S36
see Township Map
Private Cemetery*
aka Danish

Clay Twp T78 R37 S11  
Rabbit Hollow Cemetery
aka Wicks Cemetery*, aka Kahlert Hollow

Center Twp Section 4
SE quarter of the SE quarter
Red Line Cemetery
Polk Twp T80 R37 S21
see Township Map
Rosehill Cemetery
Douglas Twp T80 R38 S21
Denny Williams
Saint Boniface Cemetery
Westphalia Twp T80 R39 S21
W G Langenfeld
Saint Joseph's Cemetery
Union Twp T81 R39 S32
John R Schulte
Saint Mary's Cemetery
Cass Twp T79 R40 S17
Darleen Berens
Saint Mary's Cemetery
Washington Twp T80 R40 S15
Darleen Berens
Saints Peter & Paul Cemetery
Union Twp T81 R39 S14
Darleen Berens
Shelby City Cemetery
Shelby Twp T78 R40 S33
Slates Cemetery*
Douglas Twp T80 R38 S10  
Union Township Cemetery
Union Twp T81 R39 S14
Washington Township Cemetery
Washington Twp T80 R40 S22
Darleen Berens