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Cemetery Index


Union Cemetery
33476 Littleport Rd., Edgewood
Parcel ID #14-36-402-001
Lot 1 NE SW, Lot 1 NW SE & SW SW NE Sec. 36, SE/SW
1.33 acres
Cox Creek twp.

To reach Union cemetery, take Littleport Rd. (X-21) south from Littleport, traveling about a mile to the cemetery.


Union cemetery - photograph by Phyllis Peterson

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Obituaries for some of the people buried in Union Cemetery have been posted ... look for them in the Clayton Co. Obituary Index.

Gravestone photos: IAGenWeb Gravestone Photo Project

Legal description, map & photo - provided by D. Matthew, deputy Clayton co. Assessor. Clicking on "Map" on the top menu will change the view to a birdseye view of the cemetery (opens a new window).


Sources:
1. Gravestone inscriptions
2. WPA cemetery records, transcribed by Phyllis Montour
3. Obituaries
4. Iowa Death Certificates (familysearch.org)
5. Other sources as credited

Name Birth Death Comments
Ashline, Elmer M. 1899 1980  
Ashline, Esther A. 1906 1978  
Baldt, ??     Father & Mother; no dates
Bates, Eldon B. 1888 1955  
Beatty, Anna nee Hill 08/18/1834 10/03/1913 w/o John
Beatty, Emery R. 05/23/1861 12/24/1946 s/o John & Anna
Beatty, Etta 07/12/1870 11/10/1942  
Beatty, George W. 1825 07/18/1887  
Beatty, Jennie A. 12/07/1912 11/10/1942  
Beatty, John D. 09/27/1827 06/09/1907 h/o Anna; died in the State hospital, Independence, IA
Beck, Clarence R. 08/04/1893 03/26/1970 h/o Molly; s/o Dietrich & Emilie (Helbig)
Beck, Donald D. 05/13/1938 01/10/1939 s/o Clarence & Molly; twin of Dorothy J.
Beck, Dorothy Jean 05/13/1938 01/01/1939 d/o Clarence & Molly; twin of Donald D.
Beck, Joseph C. 12/04/1896 03/05/1955  
Beck, Katherine C. 03/12/1901 03/27/1991  
Beck, Lawrence Joseph 05/30/1925 04/29/1978 h/o 1st Mabel M., 2nd Mildred M. Boege
Beck, Mable May nee Dempster 1930 1998 1st w/o Lawrence J.
Beck, Milton William 12/27/1948 04/27/2005 h/o Darlene; s/o Lawrence & Mabel; U.S. Army, Vietnam
Beck, Mollie M. nee Sturm 1895 1979 w/o Clarence R.
Beck, Patricia Lynn nee Meyer 11/17/1958 09/23/1978 w/o Lennie; d/o Gerald A. & Marcella (Coonfare)
Beck, Realto August 1915 1972  
Beck, Robert C. 07/28/1927 11/16/1952  
Beck, Sandra L. 1948 2004  
Becker, Ella Mae nee Hughes 10/08/1883 10/10/1949 w/o Herman; d/o Burros & Viola
Becker, Herman John Henry 07/09/1881 04/09/1917 h/o Ella
Becker, Howard Burrus 07/12/1915 03/26/1917 s/o Herman & Ella
Beckmann, Augusta 07/16/1869 03/03/1892 d/o Frank & Dorothea
Beckmann, Dorothea Katharina nee Dahling 08/31/1840 08/09/1921 w/o Frank; d/o William & Katherine
Beckmann, Elizabeth 'Lizzie' 10/13/1865 12/30/1885 d/o Frank & Dorothea
Beckmann, Frank Henry 05/17/1838 05/22/1888 h/o Dorothea; Co. D, 27th IA Inf.
Beckmann, Wilhelmina 'Mina' 06/22/1863 08/07/1891  
Behrens, Bertha nee Dedrick 1876 195? w/o Henry C.
Behrens, Chris C. 1883 1963  
Behrens, Donald 'Donnie' 01/30/1909 02/25/1909 4 wk old s/o Henry & Bertha
Behrens, Henry Christian 01/21/1873 10/26/1939 h/o Bertha; s/o Chris & Bertha (Ortman)
Behrens, Ivanell      
Behrens, Martha M. nee Ruegnitz 1887 1946  
Benschneider, Anna 1880 1962  
Benschneider, Carl 1874 1944  
Boege, Fred H. 1898 ? 1968  
Boege, Laura W. 1904 1987  
Boege, Magdalene W. nee Behrens 12/16/1873 01/??/1953 w/o Wm.; d/o Henry
Boege, William Frederick 1866 1944  
Bottleman, Louie E. 1916 1973  
Bunting, Douglas Wayne 10/21/1922 07/28/2012 h/o Velma; s/o Eva & William
Bunting, Eva S. Fishel nee Holliday 1879 03/12/1959 w/o 1st John Fishel, 2nd William; d/o John & Rachel
Bunting, Velma I. nee Bush 08/28/1925 03/20/2020 w/o Douglas W.
Bunting, William F. 1869 1953 2nd h/o Eva
Burgin, Dean DeWitt 06/03/1972 09/06/2014 h/o Jodi Boeckenstedt; s/o Thomas & Lynda; Veteran
Burgin, Joseph Alfred 07/15/1898 09/27/1993 h/o 1st Laura M., 2nd Elva M. (Welsh) Hankins; s/o Alfred L. & Emma J. (Barns)
Burgin, Laura May nee Thurn 1899 1965 1st w/o Joseph A.
Burgin, Pauline M. 1929 1994  
Clinton, Anna M. nee Rieck 1883 1966 w/o William; d/o Wm & Sophia (Meese)
Clinton, Caroline nee Nading 01/01/1855 04/21/1930 w/o Edwin; d/o John & Margaret (Quigley); Note! burial here is most likely, but death cert. is difficult to read & her obit gives Hillcrest cem. "at Littleport" as burial place
Clinton, Donald D. 08/22/1955 05/22/1965  
Clinton, Edwin Elwin 06/30/1843 03/01/1919 h/o Caroline; s/o Royal W. & Martha (Nading); Co. I, 16th PA Cav., Civil War
Clinton, Emma R. nee Nightingale 07/29/1888 05/03/1919 w/o John; d/o Ferdinand & Louisa (Sholtz)
Clinton, Ernest J. 1886 1965  
Clinton, Erwin LeRoy      
Clinton, George 09/27/1917 08/16/1931 s/o William & Anna
Clinton, George Melvin 02/23/1890 11/26/1946 s/o Edwin & Caroline; WWI veteran, 337th Machine Gun co., 88th Division, A.E.F.
Clinton, John Edwin 02/12/1878 09/17/1929 h/o Emma; s/o Edwin & Caroline
Clinton, LaVern K. 04/24/1914 08/09/1993  
Clinton. Lloyd E. 04/??/1914 06/??/1969  
Clinton, Richard Dale 02/27/1920 12/10/1994  
Clinton, William A. 1882 03/??/1943 h/o Anna
Connor, Beulah L. 09/04/1924 02/07/1982  
Connor, Lyle Martin 03/04/1923 01/18/1976  
Connor, Wilbur R. 1899 1965 has 2 markers, one is a simple funeral home place-marker and the other a military stone; veteran
Cornelius, Frederick W.   06/22/1896 h/o Henrietta
Cornelius, Henrietta nee Haddle 10/02/1833 10/10/1918 85y 8d; w/o Frederick W.; d/o John & unkn (Smith)
Cornelius, Hermann J.     s/o Frederick & Henrietta
Corson, Laura M. 1887 1971  
Corson, Melvin J. 1916 2002  
Corson, Shirley M. 1924 1977  
Corson, T. Frank 1882 1940  
Dahling, Doris 1916 1992  
Dahling, Elizabeth      
Dahling, Frank 18?? 188?  
Dahling, Katherine 02/??1816 07/25/1901  
Dahling, Suzanne Jeanette 10/05/1959 08/24/2020 d/o Marvin & Annette (McKay)
Dahling, William 1909 1992  
Dahling, Wm 1815 1890  
Dannenfield, Caroline M. 1826 01/21/1889  
Davis, Letha J. nee Thurn 1908 1998  
Dempster, James A. 07/26/1935 07/11/2003  
Eichhorn, Beulah M. 1906 1965  
Eichhorn, Robert G. 1909 1969  
Ellison, Grace L. 1894 1973  
Ellison, Thomas J. 1185 1956  
Enderes, Elizabeth 'Lizzy' nee Greve 10/27/1859 07/23/1954 w/o William
Enderes, George Carl 10/23/1891 07/30/1914 s/o William & Elizabeth
Enderes, Willliam 07/25/1852 08/29/1929 h/o Elizabeth; s/o John & Barbara (Probst)
Enders, George C. 1811 07/30/1910 WPA record
Fiedt, Etta nee Williams 1897 07/26/1961 w/o Louis; d/o Fred & Emma
Fink / Finck, Carl 09/18/1859 10/18/1934 h/o Marie; s/o Frederick & unkn.
Fink / Finck, Marie 'Mary' nee Hoffman 02/10/1873 06/08/1933 w/o Carl
Fishel, Claude 1899 1986  
Fishel, Esther 1903 1975  
Fishel, Roberta E. 06/23/1935 06/25/1937  
French, Steven Lee 10/18/1953 10/22/1953 s/o Orvelda (Dahling) French
Frieden, Colleen Lynn 02/21/1964 12/31/2004  
Fritz, Augusta nee Waterman 1862 194? w/o Louis
Fritz, Augusta 09/25/1885 12/09/1934 d/o Louis & Augusta; died at State Hosp., Independence, IA of Diabetes
Fritz, Elmer M. 07/07/1905 08/03/1905 s/o Louis & Augusta
Fritz, Ludwig 'Louis' 05/02/1857 01/14/1940 h/o Augusta; s/o Ludwig & Wilhelmina (Gus)
Fullman, Elizabeth   1946  
Fullman, Rosie 1889 1981  
Galord, John     no dates
Gifford, Alfred - - s/o H.L. & M.
Gifford, Alva - - s/o H.L. & M.
Gifford, Alvah Everett   08/01/1869 6y 11m, s/o W.H. & L.
Gifford, Blanch - - d/o H.L. & M.
Gifford, Clarinda nee Quigley 02/20/1830 11/09/1897 w/o George L.; d/o Dennis
Gifford, Elizabeth nee Ortman 1884 1968 w/o George
Gifford, George 04/01/1883 07/25/1973 h/o Elizabeth
Gifford, George L. 1824 09/07/1896 h/o Clarinda
Gifford, Mary nee Voss 12/17/1858 02/22/1906 w/o H.L.
Gifford, Mary - - d/o H.L. & M.
Gifford, Minnie nee Voss 02/29/1860 11/19/1947 w/o Prentice P.
Gifford, Prentice P. 10/23/1857 12/31/1911 h/o Minnie; s/o Geo. L. & Clarinda; Lot 30
Gifford, Socrates R. 06/02/1853 07/17/1859 s/o G.L. & C.
Gisleson, Flossie Mildred nee Refle 06/06/1907 07/19/1993 w/o Henry C.d/o Joseph & Magdalena (Stemmer)
Gisleson, Henry Cornelius 1901 1973 h/o Flossie
Glawe, LeRoy H. 1915 1995  
Gossman, Doris N. nee Corson 10/30/1927 03/04/1978  
Gossman, Jeffrey Lynn 08/24/1939 08/24/1939 year may be 1932
Gottschalk, August 1819 11/24/1879 1st h/o Minnie
Gottschalk, Minnie Peick nee Woodrick 03/24/1833 12/10/1909 w/o 1st August; 2nd Adolph Peick (see his entry); d/o Christian & Sophia (Conseer)
Gould-Bascom, Emiline Marie nee Zimmerman 03/07/1913 03/04/2001 w/o 1st Guy O.; d/o Arthur & Margaret (Johnson); Note! Cenotaph- memorial inscription on her stone; she remarried after Guy died, to Glenn Bascom and is buried with him in Oakwood cemetery, Shellsburg, Benton co. Iowa
Gould, Guy Eugene 'Gene' 06/20/1930 09/17/2004 s/o Guy & Emiline; funeral home stake, no gravestone
Gould, Guy Osborn 09/24/1907 05/11/1982 1st h/o Emiline; s/o John & Maggie; born LaPorte City, IN
Gould, Tim D. 10/08/1959 03/27/2008 h/o Lisa Doerring; s/o Eugene & Ruth (Lang)
Greeley, Nancy M. 1794 1860 WPA dates
Greenawalt, Albertus Geary MD ca1868 10/13/1936 h/o 1st Elizabeth Pust, 2nd Opal unkn.; s/o Albert & Mary (Stoller)
Greenawalt, Elizabeth Kathryn nee Pust 09/17/1874 07/24/1927 lot 103; w/o Albertus G.; d/o Henry & Sophia (Peick/Pike)
Greve, Fred 1872 1926 lot 5
Greve, Wilhelmina 1878 1968  
Grother, Harold E. 01/30/1899 11/??/1964  

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