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Cemetery Index

Hillcrest Cemetery
aka Volga City cemetery

12818 Cass St., Volga, Sperry Twp., Sec 9 NE NE 9-92-6

Hill Crest cemetery - photo by Jim Steele SR

G - I surnames
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The cemetery is a short distance east of Volga City on Cass St. It is on the south side of the road, directly across from Sacred Heart Catholic / School House Yard Cemetery.

Birdseye view of Hillcrest cemetery - from Bing Maps
Birdseye view from Bing Maps

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*Obituaries have been posted for some of the people buried in this cemetery
Clayton co. Obituary Index & Allamakee co. Obituary Index

~The original list of burials was contributed by Charlene Barnhart from an unknown source
~WPA records were transcribed and added to the original list by Phyllis Montour; lot numbers, if given, are from WPA records
~Additional burials and information have been added by the Clayton co. Coordinator from Clayton county death records, gravestone inscriptions, obituaries, newspapers, census, SSDI records & info. contributed by researchers

G-I surnames

Name Birth Death Comments
Garms, James Russell 1959 05/29/1975 s/o Russell & Barbara; killed in pick-up accident
Gee, Cornelia A. 1849 07/25/1893  
Germar, Eugene Gilbert 12/17/1904 01/02/1905 s/o Otto & Valerie
Germar, Gretchen      
Germar, Henrich 'Henry' 11/25/1832 10/04/1910 lot 49; h/o Theresa
Germar, Norbert      
Germar, Otto     h/o Valeria; s/o Henry & Theresa
Germar, Russell Fred 07/24/1912 11/24/1912 lot 50; s/o Otto & Valeria
Germar, Theresa nee Bromel / Bremel 06/14/1829 06/04/1905 lot 49; w/o Henry; d/o Friedrich & Maria (Bush)
Germar, Valerie nee Green     w/o Otto
Gifford, children   1846 the first burials in this cemetery were "two children of Henry Gifford"
Goeschel, Richard M.   07/03/1995 age 73y; h/o Kitty; Veteran
Golden, Edward R. 'Ted' 07/10/1951 05/05/2017 h/o Lois J. Roys
Goodin, Carrol Eugene 06/16/1918 01/23/1921 d/o Warren & Susie (Hayse); died in Oelwein
Goodin, Charles 01/11/1853 08/17/1904 h/o Mary Jane; s/o William & Ann (Woods)
Goodin - Patridge, Lucille Minnie 'Lucy' nee Newcomb 11/21/1918 04/03/2018 w/o 1st Walter, 2nd Robt. Patridge; d/o Philander & Minnie C.
Goodin, Mary D. nee Stahl 06/25/1878 08/25/1965 w/o William; d/o John & Mary (Heiden)
Goodin, Mary 'Jane' nee Leete 02/19/1856 10/18/1912 w/o Charles; d/o Robert & Emma (Charter)
Goodin, Merle E. 1950 1976 U.S. Navy, Vietnam
Goodin, Ronald - - infant s/o Walter & Lucille
Goodin, Susan 'Susie' Elsie nee Hayes 05/23/1889 04/04/1928 w/o Warren R.; d/o George W. & Effie (Shepard)
Goodin, Walter C. 'Bob' 1916 1993 h/o Lucille; WWII veteran
Goodin, Warren Robert 'Warn' 03/24/1883 11/27/1926 h/o Susie; s/o Charles & Jane (Leete); U.S. Army veteran, WWI
Goodin, William C. 'Will'     h/o Mary D.
Goodwin, Anna Marie nee Libby 05/30/1856 06/18/1928 lot 197; w/o Lewis M.; d/o J.W. & Eliza (Mosher)
Goodwin, Anna A. Ambrose nee Thoday 02/19/1828 11/23/1908 lot 105; 1st husb. James Ambrose (d. before 1858); 2nd Wallace Goodwin
Goodwin, Caroline nee Allen 1814 03/10/1886 lot 224; w/o Jonathan
Goodwin, Charles 1853 08/17/1904 lot 97
Goodwin, Ernest Ransom 11/08/1872 04/01/1929 lot 98; h/o Beatrice Curler; s/o Frank & Lucy
Goodwin, Francis Ford 'Frank' 05/31/1835 07/21/1907 2nd h/o Lucy; s/o Jonathan & Caroline
Goodwin, Jonathon 1807 01/28/1881 lot 224; h/o Caroline
Goodwin, Lewis Mott 'Lew' 07/03/1849 11/30/1922 lot 197; h/o Anna; s/o Jonathan & Caroline
Goodwin, Louise M.      
Goodwin, Lucy Ann Chesley nee Phillips 03/20/1840 06/10/1928 1st h/ Norman Chesley (d. 1865, see his entry this cemetery), 2nd h/ Frank Goodwin; d/o H.W. & Loshia A. (Geer)
Goodwin, Wallace 1833 12/23/1894 lot 105; 2nd h/o Ann; killed in hunting accident by his grandson
Gottschalk, Arno Carl Wilhelm 08/24/1899 03/17/1962 h/o Carrie; s/o Jon-- & Ida (Knuth)
Gottschalk, Carrie Augusta nee Baars 06/10/1902 01/09/2001 w/o Arno; d/o Henry & Augusta (Adam)
Gordon, Daniel W. 1833 06/24/1874 h/o Phebe
Gordon, Phebe 06/06/1833 03/11/1898 w/o Daniel
Graff, Laverne      
Graff, Oliver      
Graves, Charles      
Gray, George W.     lot 162
Gray, Luceba   07/09/1887 age 20y; d/o Randall; to be married in Aug. 1887, was buried in her wedding dress
Green, Ben L. 1885 1957 h/o Bessie
Green, Bessie nee Gletty 1880 1954 w/o Ben
Green, Kenneth 1909 2004 h/o Lillian
Green, Leslie L. 05/31/1913 06/10/1990  
Green, Lillian nee Jensen 1918 10/02/1987 w/o Kenneth
Green, Lydia nee Sherman   03/30/1943 w/o Peter
Green, Mary H. 1821 09/19/1889 lot 161; w/o Daniel
Green, Mary     (no dates or marker); lot 162
Green, Pauline 05/28/1916 10/10/2000  
Green, Peter (born Bouchart) 06/05/1853 03/27/1900 lot 162; h/o Lydia; adopted s/o Daniel; natural s/o unkn Bouchard (of Boardman twp. per obit)
Gregerson, Mabel Butterworth nee Siglin 07/04/1900 03/02/1995 w/o 1st Albert Butterworth, 2nd Melvin; d/o Joseph W. & Emme E. (Reinsmith); DOD blank on gravestone, is from the TX Death Index & her gravestone in Rosewood Cemetery, Humble, TX
Gregerson, Melvin L. 05/01/1899 07/21/1977 h/o 1st Winifred, 2nd Mabel; s/o Lars / Louis & Margaret (Aason / Oleson)
Gregerson Winifred Fern nee Ensign 09/13/1902 09/22/1956 1st w/o Melvin; d/o Frederick H. & Gusta P. (Davis)
Griffith, Anna      
Griffiths, Edward Walter 02/25/1849 04/25/1934 lot 199; lot 10; h/o Esther; s/o John Jenkins Griffiths & Charlott Frances Kuney
Griffiths, Emma J. 1854 1880 lot 199; added from WPA
Griffiths, Esther nee Bennington 01/31/1858 10/16/1945 w/o Edward
Hakes, Margaret Jeanette nee Davis 08/11/1910 10/18/1985  
Hardy, H.M.      
Hakert, Arleene R. nee Gentz 06/25/1926 09/15/2010 w/o Melvin; d/o Harold & Uylanda C. (Miller)
Hakert, Melvin Charles 08/30/1921 11/12/2004 h/o Arleene; s/o Edward & Minnie (Nightingale)
Hall, James   11/30/1897 h/o Lavina; Note! He may be buried in Wadena, Fayette co. IA
Hall, Lavina Isabelle nee Hitchcock 02/11/1840 10/23/1914 lot 143; w/o James; d/o Daniel
Hartbeck, daughter 09/12/1936 09/12/1936 infant d/o Glen & Fern (Robison); lived "only a short time"
Hartbeck, Fern Lesta nee Robison 1914 1970 see entry for Fern L. Robison - Hartbeck
Harvey, Adelbert Constantine 'Delbert' 03/24/1856 06/05/1926 lot 64; h/o Stella; s/o Ostrander & Chloe (Shoemaker)
Harvey, H. M. 1842 12/09/1865 lot 127
Harvey, Schuyler 1806 02/10/1856 50y 11m 12d; 1st h/o Phoebe (see Phoebe Hills entry below)
Harvey, Stella     w/o Delbert
Hawthorne, Abbie L. nee Morey 1853 08/06/1913 lot 220; 2nd w/o James; died in Chicago
Hawthorne, Addie   01/15/1883 4y 6m; d/o Wm J. & Mary E.; died of diphtheria
Hawthorne, Amoretta / Amorette     lot 22
Hawthorne, Amorette F. nee Peck 09/07/1853 02/16/1881 lot 221; 1st w/o James; d/o Mr. & Mrs. G.S. Peck
Hawthorne, Oelia Josephine     lot 186; d/o Samuel & Mary A.
Hawthorne, George   01/09/1883 2y 9m; s/o Wm J. & Mary E.
Hawthorne, James 02/03/1846 01/13/1916 lot 221; h/o 1st Amorette, 2nd Abbie L.; s/o Samuel & Mary A.; died in Grant, NE
Hawthorne, Mary Ann nee Henry 11/??/1825 04/24/1903 lot 186; w/o Samuel
Hawthorne, Mary Ellen nee Peck 01/10/1852 09/30/1900 lot 221; w/o William J.(he remarried to Mrs. Judith Smith in 1902; died 4/7/1939 in OK); d/o George S. & Nancy E. (Scovel)
Hawthorne, Merril Morley     lot 221; 10 mo.; s/o James & Abbie L.
Hawthorne, Samuel 1820 04/21/1888 lot 186; h/o Mary A.
Hayes, Edward      
Hayes, Edward 07/23/1867 06/09/1962 h/o Mattie; s/o John & Adeline (Fairburn / Fairbourne)
Hayes, John 1829 04/1910 lot 85; h/o Adeline
Hayes, Mattie nee Drake   01/28/1955 w/o Edward
Herwig, Rosa 10/22/1890 12/20/1896 lot 59
Hills, Enos C. 03/??/18?? 08/30/1902 aged 85+; 2nd h/o Phoebe; Note! likely buried Hillcrest where Phoebe is buried, but needs to be verified
Hill, Martha Jane nee Lamphier 1891 1941  
Hills, Phoebe Harvey nee Mount 1805 07/22/1891 lot 139; w/o 1st Schuyler Harvey (see his entry above), 2nd Enos; her grave is near 1st husband
Hines, Anna M.      
Hines, Bernita      
Hines, Delbert      
Hines, Robert      
Hold, Harry Edwin 09/17/1886 04/26/1924 h/o Amy Wiesner; s/o James W. & Rosa; died in Randalia, IA
Hold, James Wilson 07/13/1846 04/21/1909 lot 244; h/o Rosa; s/o Lorenzo Dow Hold & Susan (Houston); Co. D, 73rd, IL Inf.
Hold, Rosa Amelia nee Staring 07/27/1860 07/13/1912 w/o James W.; d/o John & Mary (Schermahorn)
Holsman, David 07/15/1910 05/14/1995 h/o 1st Ida, 2nd Ilo Miles; s/o Fred & Ora (Simmons); U.S. Navy, WWII
Holsman, Ida Millie nee Borden 03/24/1915 09/19/1979 1st w/o David; d/o Harry & Cora M.
Homewood, Leroy      
Homewood, Mary      
Horton, Birdie      
Horton, Henry      
Horton, Louis W.      
Hoskyn, Irene nee Baker 1879 1948 w/o William
Hoskyn, William M. 1878 1952 h/o Irene
Howard, Alice nee Schmidt - deceased w/o Green SR
Howard, Green   01/11/1889 age 17m; s/o J.A. Hoyt
Howard, Green SR 03/27/1916 05/29/1983 h/o Alice; s/o Brack & Lany
Hoyt, Hardy      
Hoyt, John A. 02/08/1846 04/07/1899 lot 130; h/o Mattie
Hoyt, Mattie A. nee Whitford     w/o John A.; d/o Rev. & Mrs. J.G.
Huffman, Babe      
Huffman, R.J. Baby      
Hulverson, Laurence      
Humbert, George W. 1872 07/03/1947 h/o Ida; s/o John & Emma (Hitchcock); see also Emma Tinkham
Humbert, Ida Elizabeth nee Montz 01/08/1872 09/2?/1949 w/o George; d/o John & Mary Elizabeth
Hummel, Barbara Ann 02/06/1954 03/19/2019 d/o Wayne & Janet; mother of Brian Hummel
Hummel, Janet nee Shaw 09/20/1933 06/02/1999 w/o Wayne
Hummel, Wayne Robert 04/06/1925 06/09/1995 h/o Janet
Hummell, Clark      
Hummell, Elizabeth Lamphiear nee Maxwell 06/25/1845 09/19/1927 w/o 1st William Lamphiear, 2nd Martin Hummell (d. 1922); d/o Washington & Leah; she's buried with 1st husband, this cemetery
Hummell, James      
Hummell, Marie      
Hummell, Vesta      
Hungerford, Louis      
Hungerford, Mary E.      
Hurley, Bernard 'Barney' 1867 1935 lot 66
Hurley, Mary L. 1856 1937 lot 66
Ingraham, John     lot 64; h/o Roxanna
Ingraham, Louis   02/02/1889 age 5y; s/o John
Ingraham, Roxanna nee Chapman   04/05/1889 32y 5m 29d; w/o John
Ingram, George      


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