WILLA CEMETERY
aka Russell Cemetery

Cape Girardeau County Missouri Genealogy Trails

Located on the Edwin Willa farm. (NE 1/4 of Sec 24, Twp. 32N R 12E)  Directions:  From Cape Girardeau go north on Highway 61 to Fruitland.  Then to Highway FF, cross the Interstate to County Road 435.  Turn left on 435 and go about 1 mile.  The cemetery is on the right about 950 feet.  

Contributed by D. Yancey



BORGFIELD, Bertha Emma Elisabeth, b. Dec 5, 1877; d.Oct 2, 1878; d/o Heinrich (Henry) & Emilie Amelia Willa Borgfield.
BORGFIELD, Infant d/o Heinrich & Emilie Amelia Willa Borgfield; no dates given.

HEIDER, Friedrich Albrecht Ludwig, b. Nov 15, 1810 Duderode, Hanover Germany; d. Dec 20, 1883 of lung and liver disease; h/o Justine Wohnkopf.
HILER, Catherine, b. unknown; d. 1834; w/o of David J. Hiler.

KAUFMAN, Christine, b. Dec 24, 1809; d. Nov 11, 1871; w/o Conrad Kaufman.
KAUFMAN, Conrad, b. Mar 26, 1802; d. Apr 7, 1864; h/o Christine.

LOOS, Dorothy, b. June 10, 1817; d. Nov 27, 1846; w/o Henry Loos.
LOOS, Infant twin son of Henry and Dorothy Loos.

NEALY, Mary E. Russell, b. (no dates given); w/o Charles Nealy; d/o Robertson & Minerva Adeline McCombs.

RIETZEL Edwin, b. Aug 12, 1888; d. Oct 11, 1892; s/o George & Christina Rietzel.
RIETZEL, Ida Emma Pauline, Sep 20, 1882; d. Feb 25, 1884; d/o Henry and Antonia Christina Penzel Rietzel; died of brain fever. (Parents emigrated in 1847.)
RIGBY, Ellen, b. 1771; d. Apr 19, 1835; w/o Rev. George B. Rigby.
RIGBY, Esther, b. June 24, 1816; d. June 24, 1828; d/o Rev. George B. & Ellen Rigby.
RIGBY, George B. (Rev), b. Apr 19, 1775; d. June 24, 1842; h/o Ellen.
RUSSELL, Andrew B., b. Dec 7, 1850; d. Apr 18,1855; s/o Robertson & Minerva Adeline McCombs Russell.
RUSSELL, Clara Clarissa "Claire" Byrd, b. Jan 1, 1790; d. May 20, 1845; d/o Amos & Sarah Elizabeth Ruddle Byrd; w/o James Russell.
RUSSELL, Martha E., b. Nov 14, 1847; d. July 3, 1865; d/o Robertson & Minerva Adeline McCombs Russell.
RUSSELL, Robertson, b. July 10, 1815; d. May 1, 1864; s/o James and Clara Clarissa Byrd Russell; h/o Minerva Adeline McCombs.
RUSSELL, Rowena Minerva, b. Feb 16, 1853; d. Apr 19, 1856; d/o Robertson & Minerva Adeline McCombs Russell.
RUSSELL, Sarah Ann, b. Apr 18, 1845; d. Jul 25, 1871; d/o Robertson & Minerva Adeline McCombs Russell.
RUST, two children of August and Wilhemine "Minnie" Zickfield; no dates given.

SEELY, Frances, b. Mar 20, 1842; d. Dec 20, 1845; d/o Samuel & Eliza Seely.
SNIDER, Bobbie, b. Jan 29, 1864; d. July 5, 1865; child of Logan H. & Jane Narcissa McCombs Snider.
SNIDER, G. Cicero, b. Dec 3, 1848; d. July 27, 1865; s/o Logan H. & Jane Narcissa McCombs Snider.
SNIDER, Logan H., b. Feb 5, 1818; d. Apr 13, 1876; s/o George & Nancy Brannon Snider; h/o Jane Narcissa McCombs.
SNIDER, Nancy E, b. 1855; d. July 5, 1865; d/o Logan & Jane Narcissa McCombs Snider.
SPRINGER, Infant s/o Wilhelm & Sophia Schoenebeck Springer; no dates given.
STATLER, Martha E., b. May 5, 1802; d. Dec 13, 1852; w/o John Statler.
STATLER, Peter, b. Feb 8, 1838; d. Nov 29, 1852; s/o John and Martha Statler.

WOLTERS, Christian "Christ", b. Mar 26, 1819 in Germany; d. Feb 14, 1885; h/o Rachel.


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