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Fond du Lac County
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Town of Metomen
Village of Fairwater

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ALPHABETICAL INDEX:     A-B  |  C-F  |  G-J  |  K-L  |  M-R  |  S  |  T-Z  |
ROWS (North, Ctr, South): N1-26  |  N27-38  |  C1-26   |  C27-37  | S1-26  |  S27-41
        

FAIRWATER CEMETERY
North Section: Rows 1 - 26

NAME ROW LOT GRAVE BORN DIED INSCRIPTION
Jensen, Maren Chirstina 01 26 1 Dec 7, 1853 Nov 19, 1886 Erected by her husband Carl Bruhn
Bloch, Michael 01 26 2 1807 Apr 3, 1887 GEB. 1807/GEST. 3 APR 1897/ OB DIE HUTTE/AUCH ZERBRICHT/ GOTTES BAU/VERGEHET NIGHT
Pieschke, Lidia 01 26 3 Jan 9, 1887 Apr 21, 1887 Daughter
Pieschke, Augusta 01 26 4 1861 1943 Mother
Pieschke (monument) 01 26 5      
Pieschke, Fred 01 26 6 1860 1942 Father
Huebl, Reginald G. 01 26 _N2 1921 1996  
Laper, Bertha 01 27 2 Feb 14, 1855 Mar 13, 1929 Mother Bertha Laper/ God is Love/He that Dwelleth/In Love/ Dwelleth in God
Laper, August 01 27 3 Dec 17, 1849 Oct 17, 1910 Father August Laper/ NACH UBERSSTAND'DEN/ SCHWEREN LEIDEN BIN ICH/ VERSETZT IN HOHEN/FREUDEN
Laper, A. (monument) 01 27 4      
Laper, Theodore 01 27 5 Jan 31, 1879 Mar 7, 1889 NUR HIER WO ER RUNT/ WERDE ICH EINST/RUHE FINDEN
Laper, Louis 01 27 6 July 26, 1881 May 28, 1909 RUH E SANFT
Pollech, August F. 02 25 1 Dec 18, 1885 Aug 25, 1886 Suix __ H & A Pollech __ ICHE SUNFT INI SCHOSZ JER. ERDE. __ GEHEBTER YULER SOHN DEINE FROMUN SEOIE WERDE __
Pollech, Karoline 02 25 6 May 2, 1822 Jun 7, 1890 Frau __ Friedrich Pollech
Johnson, Abbie J. 02 28 2 1850 1923  
Johnson, James 02 28 3 1840 1920  
Johnson, Ernstina 02 28 4 1843 June 15, 1885 Wife of James Johnson Aged 38 yrs 2 ms
Johnson, Mary 02 28 5 1866 1897 Wife of Jas. Johnson
Bader, Fred 03 24 1      
Bader, Gustave F. 03 24 2 Aug 7, 1878 Sept 22, 1910 The Lord is My Shepherd
Schwandt, Gust 03 24 2      
Bader, Wilhelmine 03 24 5 Aug 12, 1842 July 17, 1883 Frau von Fr. Bader ___
Ewald, Charles 03 29 1 1862 1943 Father
Ewald, William 03 29 2 1895 1970 Son
Ewald, Minnie 03 29 3 1863 1926 Mother
Hogbin, Mary 03 29 4 June 20, 1810 May 19, 1892  
Hogbin, Esther 03 29 5 1851 Feb 1, 1856 Dau. of John & Mary Aged 4 yrs 6 ms.
Hogbin, John 03 29 6 Jan 1, 1812 Nov 25, 1882  
Hazen, Justin H. 04 23 2 1910 1992  
Hazen (monument) 04 23 3      
Mother 04 23 6      
Hildebrandt 04 23   May 16,1889    
Hildebrandt 04 23   Sept 6, 1886    
Hildebrandt 04 23       Evans
Bishop, Henry N. 04 30 1     Our Father ___
Bishop, Charlotte 04 30 2 Mar 4, 1842 Apr 16, 1892 Aged 50 ys 1 mo 12 ds
Johnson, Fred 04 30 3 1866 1960  
Johnson, Emma 04 30 4 1871 1966  
Prochnow, Emma 04 30 5 1871 1948  
Prochnow, Gust 04 30 6      
Bishop, NO FIRST NAME 04 30       2 days Son of Wm & Martha Bishop
Koentopp, Roy 05 22 1    

1921

Elda, A. B. 05 22 3 Feb 26, 1887 Mar 19, 1917 Dau. of A & F Koentopp
Koentopp, August 05 22 4 Apr 26, 1836 Dec 27, 1919 Vater
Koentopp, Friederike 05 22 5 July 16, 1850 June 20, 1904 Mutter
Jager, Maria 05 22 6 1810 1880  
Hazen, Hulda 05 22 AS1 1882 1972  
Hazen, Charles 05 22 AS2 1884 1976  
Koentopp, Carl M. 05 31 1 1884 1970  
Koentopp, Elizabeth E. 05 31 2 1890 1979  
Spaulding, Merian H. 05 31 3 Mar 14, 1886 Jan 6, 1889  
Spaulding, Nicene M. 05 31 4 Apr 8, 1860 Nov 11, 1886  
Clemens, Hazel 05 31 5 1905 1961 Mother Always in Our Hearts
Balch, Mrs. Coben 05 31 6     [stone missing]
Dane, Elinas 06 21 1 1887 Aug 14, 1887 Son of Wm & F Dane Aged 2 mos 23 days __
Daehn, Eva L. 06 21 3 1861 1925  
Dohn, Carl 06 21 4 Oct 21, 1832 Jan 3, 1913 Vater
Dohn, Dora 06 21 5 Dec 1, 1834 Jan 29, 1923 Mutter
Dohn, Ludwig 06 21 6 June 6, 1874 Nov 2, 1874 Sohn von C & D Dohn SELIG SIND DIE __ LERD TRAGEN DEAN SIC SOLLEN __
Coles, Melvin A. 06 21, Blk A E 1917 1991  
Luedke, Herbert 06 32 1 Mar 13, 1908 May 26, 1908 Son of R & E Luedke __ love __ God above __ mine
Plagens, Erna 06 32 4 Jan 2, 1893 May 8, 1893 Dau of J. & A.L. Plagens
Plagens, Loise 06 32 5 June 11, 1848 April 13, 1889 Frau von Erdmann Plagens ___
Plagens, Erdmann 06 32 6   Jan 30, 1914  
Drager, Wilhelm F. 07 20 1 June 30, 1856 Feb 22, 1887 Sonn von W & W Drager __
Drager, William 07 20 2 1828 1906  
Drager, Wilhelmina 07 20 3 1821 1906  
Bahr, Randall E. 07 20 4 1925 1925 Baby
Kibbe, Mabel 07 33 1 1868 1872  
Kibbe, Orlando 07 33 3 1838 1915  
Kibbe, Mrs 07 33 4      
Scarbrought, Geo. 07 33 5      
Scarbrought, Mrs. Geo. 07 33 6    

[Note: Brandon Times obituary for December, 1927, identifies the family name as Scarborough and indicates Belle Kibbe Scarborough was born August 29, 1864, and died December 25, 1927]

Klettke, Henriette 08 19 1 May 26, 1834 May 28, 1914 Mutter
Klettke (monument) 08 19 2     RUHET IN FRIEDEN
Klettke, Carl R. 08 19 3 Feb 21, 1836 Aug 1, 1896 (stone broken off)
Klettke, Friedrich Wilhelm 08 19 4 Sept 18, 1867 Aug 31, 1887 ___
Lamonske, Joseph 08 19 5 Mar 12, 1859 Feb 2, 1896 ___
Lamonski, Fred R. 08 19 6 Mar 29, 1897 June 15, 1919 US War Veteran DER VON DEM HONIGSEIME DER EWIGKEIT GESCHECKT DER PILGER IST DAHEIME NUR WENN DAS GRAB EHN DECKT
Lamonski, Henrietta 08 19   Dec 3, 1863 June 22, 1954  
Beilke, Daniel L. 08 34 2 May 1, 1888 Oct 20, 1969  
Beilke (monument) 08 34 4      
Beilke, Wilhelmina 08 34 5 1859 1942 Mother
Beilke, Herman 08 34 6 1859 1922 Father
Williams, Jane 09 18 1 1862 July 21, 1869 Ae 7 yrs 5 ms & 13 ds ___
Naylor, Herbert C. 09 18 2 June 14, 1909 June 12, 1988 The Lord is My Shepherd
Beilke, Lillian L. 09 18 5 1895 1964  
Beilke, Walter J. 09 18 6 1884 1951  
Brundige, G. C. 09 35 1     [stone buried]
Brundige, T. G. 09 35 2 1815 Apr 6, 1870 Aged 55 years 3 ms & 6 ds
Brundige, Sarah S. 09 35 3 1843 June 21, 1848 Daughter of T.G. & A. Brundige
Brewer, D. H. 09 35 4     [stone missing]
Brewer, Jane 09 35 5     Aged 27 Years ___
Brewer, James 09 35 6 1828 May 29, 1852 J. Brewer Jr. Aged 24 Years
Schwandt, Walter W. 10 17 4 1905 1995  
Schwandt, Nora M. 10 17 5 1910 1962  
Carter, Louis 10 36 2 1858 1931  
Carter, Jacob 10 36 3 June 2, 1813 Sept 29, 1890 Father
Carter, Elizabeth Wasson 10 36 6 Feb 13, 1818 Feb 11, 1907 Mother
Carter (monument) 10 36 4,5     CARTER
Meyers, Donna J. 11 16 1 Jan 11, 1945 Sept 3, 1997  
Berg, Clara 11 16 2 1886 1963  
Berg, Henry 11 16 3 1880 1959  
Loucks, Phoebe 11 16 4      
Scheer, Louise 11 16 5 1885 1960 Mother
Scheers, Charles 11 16 6 1885 1973 Father
Jahns, Helen 11 37 1 1893 1987  
Jahns, Laura 11 37 2 1888 1986  
Jahns (monument) 11 37 3     JAHNS
Jahns, Emma 11 37 4 1861 1936 Mother
Jahns, Edward 11 37 5 1861 1948 Father
Uker, Elsie S. 12 15 1 1890 1958  
Uker, William F. 12 15 2 1893 1962  
Uker, Helen 12 15 3 Jan 6, 1921 Apr 24, 1981  
Hutchins, Mabel 12 15 4      
Zabel, August 12 15 5 1887 1962 Father The Lord Is My Shepherd
Zabel, Jennie 12 15 6 1894 1958 Mother The Lord Is My Shepherd
Reimer, George 12 15 AS1     [stone missing]
Batson, Anna Marie 12 38 5 1806 1867  
Batson, Josiah 12 38 6 1804 1874  
Zabel, Carl Wesley 13 14 1 Sep 14, 1965 July 1, 1991 Spc. US Army/Persian Gulf/ In Loving Memory/Carl/Those who knew you/ Could not help loving you/We'll miss you/ Beloved son, brother, uncle, friend
Zabel, Esther I. 13 14 2 1900 1963  
Zabel, William C. 13 14 3 1892 1958  
Lyon, Emily A. 13 14 4 Aug 9, 1840 Sept 23, 1897  
Lyon, Ann 13 14 5 1812 Oct 14, 1869 Our Mother Wife of John Lyon
Lyon, John 13 14 6 1808 Apr 25, 1882 Our Father Aged 74 years
Nightman, Henry E 14 13 2     Our Daddy, Henry E. Nightman
[Unknown, marker broken] 14 13 3      
Hinslea, Sarah 14 13 4 1789 1871  
Hinslea, James 14 13 5 1775 1871  
Skewes, Mary 14 13 6 1811 1864  
Strelow, Buryl R. 14 13, Blk A C May 14, 1921 May 15, 1990  
Drummond, David 14 40 1     Sons of G & S.M. Drummond
Drummond, Julius 14 40 2     Sons of G & S.M. Drummond
[Unknown, no marker] 15 12 3      
Bader, Tena 15 41 4 1872 19__  
Bader, Frank E. 15 41 5 1872 1945  
Bader, Edna B. 15 41 6 1900 1915  
Johansen, Johan 16 11 2 Aug 13, 1817 Sept 22, 1881 ___
Wood, James 16 11 5 1846 Aug 20, 1862 Son of James & Sarah Wood AE 16 yrs 6 ms & 13 ds ___
Harwood, Eugene 16 42 1 1852 May 26, 1863 (?) Son of N.D. & M.F. Harwood AE 10 ys 7 ms & 7 ds
Harwood, Zilda L. 16 42 2 1846 July 21, 1863 Daughter of ___ Aged 17 years 2 ms & 9 ds
Slosson, Heman 17 10 6 1799 Nov 29, 1861 AE 62 yrs & 4__
Tnkham, Carlos W 17 43 3 Feb 6, 1828 Jan 7, 1899  
Tinkham, Joanna 17 43   June 1, 1790 July 11, 1868  
Tinkham, Mary A. 17 43   Oct 5, 1838 Jan 13, 1928  
Tinkham, Orrin 17 43   Sept 24, 1789 May 8, 1861  
Latimer, Elizabeth C. 18 9 1 May 27, 1838 Feb 5, 1913 Wife of C. S. Latimer
Latimer, Chancey S. 18 9 2 Oct 5, 1834 Oct 8, 1918  
Appleton, Ruby 18 9 3   Jul 9, 1872 Gone to Rest/Ruby/Wife of Richard Appleton/Died July 9, 1872/Aged ___
Latimer, Hezekiah T. 18 9 4 1836 Apr 20, 1860 Come Home/Hezekiah T/Son of/ C. B. [sic] & E. Latimer/Died/ Apr 20, 1860/Aged 23 years & 10 months
Michael, Hannah E. 18 9 6 1872 May 15, 1872 Rest Forever/Aged 25 days
Kibbe, Israel 18 44 3 1785 Nov 3, 1868 AE 83 yrs 8 ms [rest undreadable]
Kibbe, Lestina 18 44 4 1858 Feb 17, 1860 Daughter of HC & FM Kibbe AE 2 yrs 1 ms & 12 days One loved on less on earth/ One angel more in heaven
Kibbe UNREADABLE 18 44 5 1905 Jan 8, 1905 Age 2 dys
Kibbe UNREADABLE 18 44 6 1905 Jan 8, 1905 Age 2 dys
Fairfield, Denorie 19 8 3      
Fairfield, Demaris L. 19 8 4 1834 Jul 27, 1856 Wife of J. C. Fairfield
Fairfield, Edwin 19 8 5 1861 Apr 16, 1863 Aged 26 months
Fairfield, Mary 19 8 6 Sep 7, 1872 Sep 6, 1873 Dau of J. C. & A. M. Fairfield
Fairfield, Anna M. 19 8 2 (?) Dec 9, 1830 Nov 7, 1904 Mother
Vermilyea, Aurelia 19 45 4 1803 1883 Wife of S. Vermilyea Aged 80 ys 5 ms 23ds [Dates unreadable--taken from census]
Vermilyea, Simeon 19 45 5 1792   [Dates unreadable--taken from census]
Curtis, Sarah Ann 19 45 6 1857 Mar 28, 1857 Dau of NS & MA Curtis/AE 3ms & 6 ds
Bader, Ernest C. 20 7 3 1861 Aug 28, 1862 Son of FF & MAH Bader/AE 16 ms
Holmes, Ruben W. 20 46 3 1845 Apr 2, 1865 Aged 19yrs 7 mos 16ds
Holmes, Harlow 20 46 4 1840 Sep 14, 1862 Aged 22 yrs 8 mos
Holmes, Sarah 20 46 5 1805 _ 12, 1860 Aged 55yrs 5 mos
Holmes, Nathan S. 20 46 6 1804 Jan _, 1873 Aged 68 yrs 5 mos
Petzlin, Julius 21 6 1 Jul 25, 1825 Apr 22, 1905 [Verse unreadable]
Petzlin, Wilhelm 21 6 2     [Rest unreadable]
Werth UNREADABLE 21 6 4   Dec 9, 1897 Dau of C.A. & E.L. Werth [?]
Werth, Emma 21 6 5 1862 Nov 20, 1864 Dau of Wm & F Werth/Aged 2 years
Sherwood, Sarah L. 21 47 6 1885 Jul 1, 1885 Dau of FP & E Sherwood/Aged 2ms 17ds
Schultz, Omar G. 21 47 2 (?) Mar 31, 1926 Nov 29, 1974 PFC US Army
Schultz, Timothy S 21 47 4 (?) 1961 1961  
BROKEN STONE 21 47 5 (?)      
Stone, Helen M. 22 5 3   Apr 5, 18__ [Rest unreadable]
Stone Monument 22 5 4      
Stone, Melva M. 22 5 5 Apr 1, 1848 May 2, 1888 Dau of JL & R Stone
Eggleston, Grace 22 48 3     [Stone unreadable]
Eggleston, Lydia D. 22 48 5 1815 Jun 27, 1859 Wife of H. C. Eggleston/AE 43yrs 8mos
Eggleston, H. C. 22 48 6 1810 1882 Gone but no forgotten/ Aged 72 ys 8ms 9ds [Dates unreadable--from census]
Sharp, Henry 23 4 4 1820 Dec 17, 1861 All is Well/AE 41 yrs
Eggleston, Eugene B. 23 49 1 1845   Co E 40 Wis Inf [No dates--from census]
Eggleston, Sarah Ann 23 49 2 1815 May 28, 1871 Gone but not forgotten/Wife of Daniel Eggleston/AE 56ys 3ms 29ds
Eggleston, Daniel 23 49 4 Mar 21, 1812 Oct 21, 1859 [Death year uncertain, reads 18_9--but D. Eggleston not found in 1860 census]
Eggleston, Ansel 23 49 5 1806 Nov 10, 1871 AE 65 yrs 3ms & 5ds [Name eroded, reads An___ ___ston]
Eggleston [?] 23 49 6     Resting at home [Rest unreadable, but stone matches Ansel Eggleston]
Johnson, May 24 3 2 1871 Jul 22, 1872 Dau of P & M Johnson/Aged 1yr 3mo 3days/Sleep__babe and take___
Draeger, Augusta 24 3 5   Mar 2, 1870  
Stone, Russell 24 50 1 Jul 26, 1803 May 14, 1875 [Name not readable--taken from cemetery records]
Stone, Julia Ann 24 50 2 Mar 11, 1807 Dec 4, 1894 [Name not readable--taken from cemetery records]
Stone [?] 24 50 3 1827 Jan 12, 1886 [Rest, including name, unreadable]
Stone [?] 24 50 4 1833 Oct 26, 1868 Dau of R & JA Stone/Aged 35ys 7ms 23ds [Name not visible]
Stone, Henry 24 50 5 1836 Dec 2, 1863 Son of R & JA Stone/Aged 27ys 6ms [Name not visible--taken from cem records]
Stone [?] 24 50 6 1840 Mar 13, 1855 Dau of R & JA Stone/Aged 15yrs 4ms 15ds [Name not visible]
Berndt, Marion R. 25 2 5 1925 1973  
Berndt, Erich A. 25 2 6 1924 1987  
Berndt, Edith 25 2 AS1 1902 1980  
Berndt, Helmuth 25 2 AS2 1899 1988  
Garlow, Herman E. 25 51 1 1873 1934 Father
Garlow, Alvina W. 25 51 2 1883 1947 Mother
Maxey, Olga Garlow 25 51 3 1903 1977  
Boardman, Henry 25 51 4 Jun 3, 1817 Mar 21, 1900  
Boardman, Louise M. 25 51 6 Nov 28, 1818 Sep 5, 1854  
Smith, Patricia 25 51 AS2     [Stone not located]
Klinesmith, Hattie 26 1 6 1866 Oct 13, 1869 Dau of J & H Klinesmith/AE 3yrs & 12days
Flindt, Ellis 26 1 3/4   Oct 12, 186_ __of M & C Flindt [Rest, including name, unreadable; name taken from cemetery records]
Peck, George B. 26 52 6 1829 May 14, 1849 Son of/Russell & Lydia Peck/was instantly killed near/this place by the accidental/discharge of his gun/ May 14, 1849/AE 20/In the midst of life we are in death/ This monument erected over the first grave opened this cemetery is committed to the care of the citizens of Fair Water by the father of the deceased. He also expresses his thanks to them for the sympathy they manifested in his great affliction.

    

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ALPHABETICAL INDEX:     A-B  |  C-F  |  G-J  |  K-L  |  M-R  |  S  |  T-Z  |
ROWS (North, Ctr, South): N1-26  |  N27-38  |  C1-26   |  C27-37  | S1-26  |  S27-41

Last Updated 7/16/1999

This page is part oft an ongoing project to collect information about the history of Fairwater and the town of Metomen. If you have information to share, please contact Bob Schuster by email at rmschust@facstaff.wisc.edu or at 6020 Kristi Circle, Monona, Wisconsin 53716 (608) 221-1421.