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Cemetery Index

St. Mary's Catholic
Cemetery - Strawberry Point

Strawberry Point, Cass twp.

St. Mary's cemetery - Strawberry Point


Important Notes:
The list below is incomplete, there are many other burials in this cemetery.
Because St. Mary's shares borders with the Strawberry Point cemetery, burials occasionally are attributed to the wrong cemetery - all burials should be verified - use the list on this page ONLY as a guide.

If you've walked St. Mary's, and have a transcription, please consider contributing your notes for this website.

*Gravestone photos have been contributed for this cemetery*
View gravestone photos for St. Mary's Catholic cemetery Strawberry Point

Obituaries have been contributed for some of the people in St. Mary's cemetery. Do you have one to share?
Clayton co. Obituary Index & Allamakee co. Obituary Index

Sources for the burial list:
-WPA cemetery records as transcribed by Phyllis Montour (WPA records list a few surnames without indicating the town or twp. location. There are two other St. Mary's cemeteries in Clayton county; the researcher should also check those cemetery lists)
-Gravestone inscriptions, Iowa Death Certificates, obituaries, census records, added by S. Ferrall

Name Born Died Comments
Anton, Elizabeth 1838 02/28/1906  
Anton, Henry 1868 1935  
Anton, Joseph 1828 03/15/1912  
Anton, Margaret Emma   06/09/2006 age 97y; cremains
Anton, Nick 1873 1931  
Behrens, Helmuth Herman 01/17/1877 06/10/1915 h/o Jennie
Behrens, Jennie Elizabeth nee Thyne 12/16/1877 09/11/1945 w/o Helmuth; d/o Austin & Mary C. (Henry)
Behrens, Josephine Mary 12/24/1909 05/06/1911 d/o Helmuth & Jennie
Boland, Francis J. 09/13/1888 03/16/1974 s/o Thomas A. & Ellen (Ivory)
Boland, John Simon 12/27/1884 04/22/1934 s/o Thomas A. & Ellen (Ivory); hit by car in Armstrong, IA; Note: burial here should be confirmed, he may be in Cox Creek Sacred Heart cem.
Boland, Rose L. nee Quinn 1891 1974 w/o Thomas E.
Boland, Thomas E. 1887 1965 h/o Rose; s/o Thomas A. & Ellen (Ivory)
Byrnes, William J. 02/20/1860 07/19/1944 s/o James
Chapman, Harold Darnall 07/14/1906 08/28/1959 h/o Marcella; s/o James & Alice; USNR, WWII
Chapman, Marcella M. nee Forey 01/25/1912 09/23/1971 w/o Harold; d/o Edward
Dalen, Vincent Jerome   04/17/2010 age 80y; Veteran
Davis, Bernice Serena 1906 2002 d/o George & Rena
Davis, George W. SR 1874 04/02/1953 h/o Rena
Davis, Rena E. nee Davis 1879 1975 w/o George
DeWitte, Celista - - no dates; d/o Peter & Christina
DeWitte, Christina nee Verbeke 1875 1952 w/o Peter
DeWitte, Peter 1874 03/07/1962 h/o Christina
Fisher, William 08/18/1888 02/??/1943 w/o Mary Lukas
Henry, Alice Lucile 06/17/1909 02/01/1935 d/o John & Margaret
Henry, Emelia M. nee Dohrer 08/13/1865 06/03/1901 1st w/o Robert Patrick Henry; buried w/her infant
Henry, infant   06/??/1901 infant o/Robt Patrick & Emelia
Henry, James Aloysius SR 10/12/1888 11/26/1960 h/o Laura
Henry, John Martin Carr SR 1863 1946 h/o Margaret
Henry, John Martin Carr JR 04/25/1901 08/14/1910 s/o John & Margaret
Henry, Laura Belle nee Carpenter 1889 11/??/1953 w/o James A.
Henry, Lena C. 'Len' nee Rachkeminer 10/22/1856 02/??/1914 2nd w/o Robt Patrick Henry
Henry, Margaret Mary nee Ivory 1869 1952 w/o John; d/o James & Catherine (O'Brien)
Henry, Robert Patrick 11/05/1861 c1949 1st w/Emelia, 2nd w/Lena; s/o Alexander & Anna (Carr); Research Alert: funeral was at St. Mary's, Strawberry Pt., he may be buried in the Strawberry Pt. cemetery rather than St. Mary's
Henry, Wilbur J. 1918 1927 s/o James & Laura
Hogan, Bridget C. nee Smith 1866 07/??/1943 w/o Thomas
Hogan, Mary Margaret 08/??/1902 08/??/1902 aged 11d; d/o Thomas & Bridget
Hogan, Thomas George 01/01/1862 06/17/1933 lot 6; h/o Bridget; s/o Thomas & Mary (Bigging)
Ivory, Annie Lucy nee Quinn 1874 1958 w/o Joseph; d/o Robt & Sarah (Carroll)
Ivory, Gernon T. 10/27/1913 ? s/o Joseph & Annie; Master Sgt, 116th Inf, WWII
Ivory, John C. 11/02/1914 1973 s/o Joseph & Annie; Lt. Col, WWII
Ivory, Joseph Patrick 1873 1943 h/o Annie; s/o Patrick & Mary (Gernon)
Ivory, W.J. 'James William' 07/30/1878 05/31/1929 s/o James & Catherine (O'Brien)
Kenneally, Vincent Bayazet 03/13/1923 06/01/2020 h/o Betty Brockmeyer; s/o Earl & Gladys (Hamlett); U.S. Army, 298th Inf. Reg., 13th Replacement Depot, WWII
Merkle, Calista nee Henry 1886 1965 w/o William; d/o Michael W. & Catherine (Olinger)
Merkle, William 1885 1959 h/o Calista
Meyer, John C. 10/23/1906 05/26/1959 h/o Delores (Quinn); S-Sgt, WWII
Meyer, Thomas H. 12/13/1944 01/20/2010 s/o Delbert & Mildred (Fischer); U.S. Army, medic, Vietnam
Morris, Kathryn Dillon nee Garrity 1921 1992 w/o 1st Paul Dillon, 2nd Walter J. Morris
Morris, Martha Helena nee McTaggart 11/28/1882 1969 w/o Thomas
Morris, Thomas Raymond 1862 1947 h/o Martha
Morris, Thomas R. 'Hawkeye' 04/06/1950 04/07/1998 w/o Walter & Kathryn
Morris, Walter Joseph 11/24/1917 12/02/2003 2nd h/o Kathryn; s/o Thomas & Martha; Cpl, U.S. Army, WWII
O'Brien, Catherine Luella nee Henry 04/05/1869 05/12/1946 w/o Michael; d/o Alexander & Anna (Carr)
O'Brien, Helen M. 10/30/1902 12/25/1944 d/o Michael & Catherine
O'Brien, Kathryn A. 07/07/1907 11/26/2001  
O'Brien, Michael F. 03/25/1869 09/05/1927 h/o Catherine; s/o Michael & Margaret (Ivory)
Olinger, Adam E. 02/08/1870 05/11/1933 h/o Rose; s/o Engebert & Susana (Hanson)
Olinger, Dale Adam 08/05/1908 01/08/1934 s/o Adam & Rose; died Ft. Dodge, IA after being struck by a car
Olinger, Elizabeth S. Hanson nee Anton 1893 1982 w/o 1st John Hanson, 2nd Leon; d/o Henry & Josephine (Schacherer)
Olinger, Ethel 01/26/1902 02/28/1903 d/o Adam & Rose
Olinger, Francis M. 08/04/1904 08/10/1921 s/o Adam & Rose
Olinger, G. G. 01/16/1895 03/07/1895 s/o Adam & Rose
Olinger, Gertrude F. nee Starr 03/29/1901 03/02/1951 w/o Glenn
Olinger, Glenn M. 02/05/1901 10/16/1986 h/o Gertrude; s/o Adam & Rose
Olinger, James Lewis 08/19/1930 07/07/2019 h/o Mary M. Avis; s/o Paul & Nellie (Farmer); Note! May be buried in Str. Point cemetery
Olinger, Julius J. (Msgr) 06/14/1906 04/19/1993 s/o Adam & Rose M.
Olinger, Katherine M. nee Anton 03/11/1897 04/27/1940 1st w/o Leon; d/o Henry & Josephine (Schacherer)
Olinger, Leon Joseph 02/01/1896 04/27/1956 h/o 1st Kathryn, 2nd Elizabeth Anton Hanson; s/o Adam & Rose M.; WWI veteran
Olinger, Rose nee Tinker 08/25/1874 12/03/1965 w/o Adam; d/o Joseph & Mary (Lestina)
Olinger, Valmah 02/14/1910 04/18/1975 s/o Adam & Rose; U.S. Army veteran
Olinger, William M. 09/09/1897 03/11/1898 s/o Adam & Rose
Pugh, Florence nee Ivory 1905 1992 w/o Gerald; d/o Joseph P. & Annie (Quinn)
Pugh, Gerald M. 1906 1992 h/o Florence
Pugh, Jerome   01/17/1976 age 60y; Veteran; Research Alert: funeral was at St. Mary's, burial in this cemetery is assumed, not verified
Quinn, Mary L. 'Mamie' nee O'Brien 04/02/1872 02/13/1968 w/o Pete; d/o John & Julia (Leonard)
Quinn, Peter Henry 'Pete' 05/17/1869 06/30/1966 h/o Mary; Veteran
Rowe, Thomas REV 06/27/1865 06/23/1904  
Schurmann, Mary nee Amling 02/18/1856 12/15/1903 or 1913 w/o William
Schurmann, William 11/03/1848 05/22/???? h/o Mary
Whittle, John 1885 1957 h/o Margaret
Whittle, Margaret M. nee Dinan 1904 04/15/1996 w/o John; d/o Michael & Margaret (Henry)

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