St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery
Jefferson Co Nebraska

  

St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery is located in Section 11, Eureka Precinct. From Fairbury, go north on Hwy 15 to Hwy 4 west (Daykin road). Turn west and go about 5 1/2 miles. The cemetery sits on the north side of the road and is just east of Daykin.

This cemetery was established in 1889. It is in good condition and is still active. It is fenced and gated but unlocked. This is a complete reading of all stones found in April 2016.

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NAME
BIRTH
DEATH
OTHER INFORMATION
ROW
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Apking, William Tappan 31 Aug 1933 29 Sept 1992 Korean War, same stone as Sharon 5
Apking, Wilma 5 April 1908 17 May 1908 dau of H.F. & Marianna 5
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Beerenstrauch, Hilda 26 Dec 1890 6 Sept 1972 same stone as William 12
Beerenstrauch, William 11 Dec 1877 16 May 1972 same stone as Hilda 12
Bringewatt, Anna K. 13 Oct 1848 22 April 1931 wife of Franz, same stone 5
Bringewatt, Emilie Else Emma 6 Dec 1908 6 Sept 1910 dau of Wilhelm & Anna 3
Bringewatt, Franz Heinrich 10 May 1844 20 Aug 1911 same stone as Anna 5
Bringewatt, Heinrich Fredrich Leo 13 Feb 1913 17 April 1913 son of Wilhelm & Anna 3
Bringewatt, John F. 16 Aug 1887 16 April 1926 5
Bringewatt, Pauline Wilhelmine 19 Aug 1907 30 Oct 1907 dau of Wilhelm & Anna 3
Bringewatt, Willis Ernst Frank 5 April 1914 2 May 1914 son of Wilhelm & Anna 3
Brinkman, unknown 1894 no other information 2
Broemetmeier, H.F. 23 Oct 1832 22 March 1901 3
Brown, Ella E. 1906 1972 Mother, same stone as Glen Brown & Minnie Haake 13
Brown, Glen 1907 1967 Father, same stone as Ella Brown & Minnie Haake 13
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Drees, Anna 21 Sept 1849 6 Sept 1906 wife of Fredrick, same stone 4
Drees, Anna M. 1860 1944 same stone as August 3
Drees, August F. 8 Sept 1884 24 Jan 1973 6
Drees, August H. 1859 1935 same stone as Anna 3
Drees, Edgar H. 5 Sept 1913 30 Dec 1989 15
Drees, Fredrick 13 Dec 1852 4 Jan 1936 same stone as Anna 4
Drees, Georg Wilhelm 2 Feb 1896 8 Feb 1896 son of August & Anna 3
Drees, Gustav Henry 13 Nov 1890 11 June 1976 12
Drees, Hattie Anna 1 Jan 1888 18 Nov 1946 same stone as Henry 3
Drees, Henry A. 1 Dec 1882 18 Feb 1965 same stone as Hattie 3
Drees, infant 23 Sept 1917 23 Sept 1917 son of A.F. & K. 6
Drees, Iona P. 8 March 1917 24 Feb 1980 15
Drees, Johanna 29 Sept 1888 27 May 1898 dau of Friedr. & Anna 4
Drees, Katie 19 June 1890 13 Oct 1963 6
Drees, Lisette 17 March 1856 16 Oct 1921 wife of Friedrich 4
Drees, Loretta C. 15 April 1916 23 June 1993 13
Drees, Mary 2 Sept 1892 23 Oct 1983 12
Drees, Melvin H. 2 Nov 1918 20 Nov 1942 Killed in action, buried in Manila American Cemetery, Phillipines 6
Drees, Raymond 1928 2012 12
Drees, Walter 31 May 1909 aged 2 days, son of H.A. & H. 3
Drees, Walter G. 10 Aug 1913 31 July 1963 13
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Ebke, Doris 1919 1922 7
Ebke, Erwin H. 20 Jan 1923 16 March 2000 same stone as Gladys 8
Ebke, Harold E. 15 Nov 1924 18 April 2007 World War II, same stone as Arlene 7
Ebke, Lena 3 Feb 1897 2 June 1990 7
Ebke, William 30 June 1887 25 Feb 1969 7
Endorf, David G. 27 Jan 1962 31 July 1982 15
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Frede, Albert W. 20 Oct 1904 24 Sept 1988 1
Frede, Anna 3 Feb 1845 10 April 1914 same stone as Wilhelm 1
Frede, Heinrich Wilhelm 4 Dec 1871 2 May 1898 son of Wilhelm & Anna 1
Frede, Henry Frederick 24 March 1879 27 May 1941 Father, same stone as Minnie 9
Frede, Minnie Kroeger 3 Aug 1879 15 Jan 1934 Mother, same stone as Henry 9
Frede, Wilhelm 28 Oct 1833 11 Aug 1893 same stone as Anna 1
Frede, Wilhelm F. 14 March 1902 27 July 1902 son of H & M 1
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Gross, Allen E. 8 March 1923 11 Jan 1996 World War II veteran, same stone as Mildred 13
Gross, Mildred A. 15 Dec 1936 26 Oct 1995 same stone as Allen 13
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Haake, Anna 4 Oct 1863 5 June 1910 wife of Friedrich, same stone 5
Haake, Catherine M. 10 April 1880 25 Aug 1953 Mother, same stone as Ernest 11
Haake, Doris 30 May 1917 27 Jan 1919 same stone as Freda 6
Haake, Erma F.A. 16 Feb 1908 19 Feb 1986 11
Haake, Ernest H. 27 Jan 1875 24 Jan 1951 Father, same stone as Catherine 11
Haake, Freda 8 Sept 1893 13 Jan 1919 wife of G.A., same stone as Doris 6
Haake, Friedrich 4 Oct 1860 4 Nov 1923 same stone as Anna 5
Haake, George A. 6 July 1890 17 Jan 1939 same stone as Minnie 9
Haake, Herman 10 Oct 1890 13 Nov 1890 son of F. & A. 1
Haake, Ida 2 Oct 1895 1 April 1898 dau of Friedr. & Anna 1
Haake, infant 4 June 1927 4 June 1927 son of John H. & Elsie 7
Haake, Loren 6 Dec 1915 6 May 1916 son of G.A. & F.M. 6
Haake, Lydia K. 8 April 1908 28 March 1927 dau of Fred & Anna 6
Haake, Maria 27 Sept 1885 15 Aug 1893 dau of F. & A. 1
Haake, Mary Anna   6 Oct 1889 2 months 7 days 2
Haake, Minnie L. 13 Aug 1896 12 March 1973 same stone as George 9
Haake, Minnie M. 1893 1980 Sister, same stone as Glen & Ella Brown 13
Haake, Norman V. 1 Sept 1911 30 July 1947   11
Haake, Shirley A. 10 Aug 1939 13 Nov 2007 same stone as Larry 11
Henry, Benjamin F. 1855 1936 same stone as Catharine 2
Henry, Catharine A. 1853 1918 wife of Benjamin, same stone 2
Henry, Elinore M. 5 Sept 1921 24 Jan 1925 dau of Wm. J. & Lulu 7
Henry, Lulu L. 1892 1981 same stone as Wm 7
Henry, Mary J.   4 Sept 1886 2yrs ??. mos 7? Dys 2
Henry, Wesley E. 10 July 1916 24 Jan 2014 same stone as Viola, WW II veteran 9
Henry, Wm. J. 1890 1983 same stone as Lulu 7
Hinzman, Harold E. 12 Jan 1917 17 June 1991 Father, WW II vet, same stone as Lorna 7
Hinzman, James Jay 3 June 1974 15 Aug 1991   15
Hinzman, Lorna W. Strothman 23 Nov 1916 27 Aug 1996 Mother, same stone as Harold 7
Hohensee, Anna M. 1868 1938 same stone as John 8
Hohensee, Clara K. 3 Dec 1899 28 Feb 1971   8
Hohensee, Dewey W. 24 Oct 1900 11 Aug 1990   8
Hohensee, Gertrude A. 27 Jan 1932 22 May 2007 Dau of D.W. & C.K. 8
Hohensee, Henrietta 1845 1914 wife of Louis, same stone 4
Hohensee, Ida S. 1874 1938 same stone as Sidney 8
Hohensee, John C. 1870 1929 same stone as Anna 8
Hohensee, Laura 20 Sept 1871 10 Oct 1906   4
Hohensee, Lottie M. 18 March 1910 22 March 1910 dau of John & Anna 3
Hohensee, Louis A. 1844 1905 same stone as Henrietta 4
Hohensee, Lula K. 4 Feb 1906 3 Jan 2007   8
Hohensee, Richard Dayle 9 Feb 1930 9 Feb 1930 Son of D.W. & C.K. 8
Hohensee, Sidney C. 1874 1928 same stone as Ida 8
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Jarchow, Eugene Jay 9 July 1940 28 July 1996 "Jinx" 12
Jarchow, Willie E.   14 April 1890 aged 1 day, son of J & S 1
Johnson, Gary L. 2 Feb 1941 23 March 2015 same stone as Rachel 16
Jordan, Hester M. 4 Nov 1906 28 Jan 1986   13
Jordan, John F. 12 Aug 1898 22 April 1965   13
Jordening, Alvina 28 Oct 1889 24 July 1966   14
Jordening, Conrad 15 July 1887 9 Sept 1966   14
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Kirchhoff, Elizabeth 1833 1913 wife of Henry, same stone 2
Kirchhoff, Henry 1832 1907 same stone as Elizabeth 2
Kirchoff, Lizzie 1865 1955 same stone as Wilhelm 10
Kirchoff, Mae Henry 21 Dec 1899 27 April 1929   2
Kirchoff, Sophia J. 6 Dec 1895 29 Sept 1977   12
Kirchoff, Wilhelm 1867 1946 same stone as Lizzie 10
Kirchoff, William H. 6 June 1895 5 Dec 1980   12
Kleine, Ada M. 3 Jan 1900 30 April 1981   14
Kleine, Alfred R. 12 Sept 1924 14 Dec 2012   14
Kleine, Alma E. 22 Sept 1897 15 May 1970   12
Kleine, Anna 1 Oct 1910 14 Nov 1996   14
Kleine, Anna M. 1836 1917   6
Kleine, August 1 Jan 1872 26 April 1958 Father, same stone as Katharine 10
Kleine, Bertha 2 June? 1900 1 Jan 1905 dau of A & M, same stone as Martha 4
Kleine, Charley H. 26 July 1892 17 Sept 1981 World War I marker 12
Kleine, Elfriede A. 22 April 1932 27 Oct 2007 same stone as Melvin 13
Kleine, Fred J. 20 March 1894 15 Feb 1989   14
Kleine, Henry 1863 1963 same stone as Maria 4
Kleine, infant 22 Dec 1920 22 Dec 1920 dau of C.H. & A.E. 4
Kleine, infant 2 Nov 1927 2 Nov 1927 dau of C.H. & A.E. 4
Kleine, infant 15 Oct 1929 15 Oct 1929 son of C.H. & A.E. 4
Kleine, J. Henry 1836 1923   6
Kleine, John H.G. 26 May 1908 26 Feb 1999 same stone as Lola 15
Kleine, Katharine 19 April 1877 19 April 1944 Mother, same stone as August 10
Kleine, Lola A. Stigge 23 April 1912 11 Nov 1984 same stone as John 15
Kleine, Maria 1856 1934 wife of Wilhelm, same stone 6
Kleine, Maria 1868 1923 wife of Henry, same stone 4
Kleine, Martha 17 Dec 1904 1 Oct 1905 dau of A & M, same stone as Bertha 4
Kleine, Melvin A. 16 July 1927 29 May 2004 same stone as Elfriede 13
Kleine, Minnie K. 24 June 1901 26 Dec 1971   14
Kleine, Nathan L. 8 Jan 1988 5 April 1988   15
Kleine, Wilhelm 1858 1933 same stone as Maria 6
Kleine, William A. 10 Jan 1896 2 Nov 1985   14
Kleinemeier, Gottlieb 1874 1914 same stone as Marie 5
Kleinemeier, Marie 1873 1952 same stone as Gottlieb 5
Kugel, Judy Ann 8 Feb 1957 22 Feb 1957   11
Kugel, Loren J. 3 Oct 1924 9 Feb 1995 husband of Nadine, World War II 11
Kugel, Nadine M. 27 May 1926 15 Jan 2007 wife of Loren 11
Kujath, Jerry Lee 3 July 1963 28 July 2001 Father, Sgt US Army 15
Kujath, John A. 25 June 1924 23 Dec 2003 WW II marker, same stone as Martha 15
Kujath, Martha M. 12 July 1924 13 Dec 2010 same stone as John 15
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Lamb, LaDonna Mae 9 July 1944 6 May 1992   11
Lechtenberger, Elizabeth Schultz 12 Aug 1864 2 Nov 1927 wife of Wm. 8
Lechtenberger, William 1 Feb 1871 2 Feb 1960   8
~ M ~
Maronde, Albert Johann 11 April 1875 23 Feb 1915   6
Marschman, Auguste 22 Feb 1879 25 Oct 1944 same stone as Frank 10
Marschman, Beulah L. 25 Feb 1910 6 July 1950 Mother 11
Marschman, Delores 23 Nov 1930 25 March 2008 same stone as Melvin 12
Marschman, Edwin F.H. 27 Mar 1909 26 Jan 1981 Father 11
Marschman, Elden A. 23 April 1936 28 Sept 1993 "Hank" 9
Marschman, Eleonore 10 Feb 1912 12 Nov 1936   9
Marschman, Emma L. 6 Aug 1902 20 Oct 1985   9
Marschman, Ernest F. 23 April 1907 27 April 1986   9
Marschman, Frank 31 Dec 1870 17 Oct 1955 same stone as Auguste 10
Marschman, Melvin 6 Aug 1923 21 Jan 1997 same stone as Delores 12
Maschman, Alma 24 April 1907 27 Dec 1968   14
Maschman, August 15 July 1879 29 Jan 1937 Father, same stone as Louise 5
Maschman, Ben 5 June 1881 16 Aug 1960   12
Maschman, Carl Friedrich 4 Sept 1874 8 Dec 1904   1
Maschman, Cecil H. 11 Aug 1935 20 June 2011   10
Maschman, Debra Lee 28 Sept 1960 29 Sept 1960 dau of Cecil & Fern 11
Maschman, Elliot D. 10 Dec 1936 7 July 1993 Veteran marker 11
Maschman, Emma 8 June 1886 22 April 1974   12
Maschman, F. Henry 1868 1960   10
Maschman, Friedrich W. 25 Sept 1872 3 Aug 1892 son of Heinr. & Maria 1
Maschman, Gilbert H. 16 Dec 1929 13 Jan 1973 Korean War 11
Maschman, Heinrich 4 Sept 1834 31 Dec 1903   1
Maschman, Herbert 17 Dec 1905 9 Feb 1966   14
Maschman, Johnny 26 Feb 1905 27 June 1911 son of Aug. & Louisa 5
Maschman, Katharine Maria 10 March 1841 2 Jan 1918   1
Maschman, Leonard 10 March 1922 13 Nov 2008 same stone as R. Jean 9
Maschman, Louise 4 June 1882 7 Dec 1952 Mother, same stone as August 5
Maschman, Marie C. 1872 1942   10
Maschman, R. Jean 22 April 1929 5 July 2002 same stone as Leonard 9
Meeske, Albert Carl 5 Oct 1906 30 May 1982   14
Meeske, August 1846 1898 Father, same stone as Friedka 3
Meeske, Edward 13 Nov 1905 14 Nov 1905 same stone as Minnie & Richard 4
Meeske, Friedka 1850 1937 Mother, same stone as August 3
Meeske, Irene M. 26 Jan 1910 21 Nov 1986   14
Meeske, Kendra Kay 23 Feb 1972 9 June 1972   14
Meeske, Larry W. 30 Jan 1948 15 May 1976 Vietnam veteran marker 13
Meeske, Minnie 27 Jan 1883 5 Oct 1914 same stone as Edward & Richard 4
Meeske, Reinholt R. 22 Nov 1879 26 May 1934   3
Meeske, Richard 24 Sept 1875 7 Sept 1954 same stone as Edward & Minnie 4
Michael, Mary L. 26 May 1931 30 Jan 1995 same stone as Arden 10
Moeller, Henry   11 March 1900 66 years, 4 months 3
~ N ~
Nolte, Maurice M. 9 July 1939 9 July 1939   9
~ O ~
Ortgies, Larry D. 24 June 1934 24 June 1934 son of Henry & Viliene 8
~ P ~
Patzmann, Clara 1878 1901 dates per directory 2
Patzmann, Friederich 1840 1904 dates per directory 2
Patzmann, Lisette 4 Jan 1852 9 March 1893 wife of Friedrich, same stone as Wilhelmina 2
Patzmann, Wilhelmina 5 Sept 1892 4 Aug 1893 dau of Friedrich, same stone as Lisette 2
~ S ~
Schafer, Fanny Krause 5 Sept 1883 27 Jan 1959   12
Schafer, Herman 11 Nov 1882 24 March 1970   12
Scheele, Carl W. 23 July 1911 15 Sept 1989   14
Scheele, Elsie 11 March 1884 9 March 1956   9
Scheele, Karl 4 April 1885 14 July 1962   9
Scheele, Minnie M. 10 Feb 1913 27 Oct 2009   14
Schiermeier, Wilma   1889 2 years, dau of Henry & Amelia, info per directory  
Schilke, Lydia E. 27 Feb 1896 17 April 1976   13
Schilke, Will 11 Aug 1891 21 Feb 1963   13
Schmidt, Anna 25 Oct 1840 19 Jan 1933 Mother 8
Schmidt, Basilius 14 June 1843 12 July 1927 Father 8
Schmidt, Mary 25 May 1882 17 Jan 1977   8
Schmidt, W.U. 12 Sept 1874 22 Jan 1896 Pastor 3
Schweer, Ella 3 May 1900 17 Aug 1993   13
Schweer, Florence Ann Strothman 18 July 1921 7 Dec 1999 same stone as Laverne 7
Schweer, Laverne H. 8 Dec 1921 11 Jan 1992 WW II vet, "Verne", same stone as Florence 7
Schweer, Melvin H. 21 March 1926 15 Oct 1988 Veteran marker 10
Schweer, William 10 Dec 1897 29 May 1962   13
Spilker, Anna 14 Jan 1877 27 Dec 1952   10
Spilker, Ernest F. 22 March 1912 5 Aug 2011 Father 11
Spilker, Ernst 7 Oct 1869 12 Sept 1945   10
Spilker, Selma Ann 24 Dec 1916 30 July 1959 Mother 11
Strothman, Anna M. 7 Aug 1868 28 July 1947 Mother, same stone as John 7
Strothman, Arthur C. 11 Sept 1893 19 May 1979 Veteran marker 7
Strothman, Dale 24 Sept 1934 20 May 2011 Korean War 14
Strothman, Emma K. 8 Sept 1888 11 Nov 1951 Mother 5
Strothman, Ernest J. 24 Nov 1904 9 April 1976   7
Strothman, Henry B. 10 Dec 1889 13 June 1961 Father 5
Strothman, John H. 20 Sept 1859 7 June 1947 Father, same stone as Anna 7
Strothman, Pauline 28 Feb 1898 10 March 1991   7
Strothman, Ralph John Henry 6 Dec 1918 7 Dec 1999 World War II veteran 14
Strothman, Roy 6 Dec 1918 6 Dec 1918 Twin brother of Ralph 5
Strothman, Ruth Adeline 1926 1932   5
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Vienop, A.M. 1 May 1820 12 March 1895   3
Vienop, Edwin 16 Oct 1887 23 Oct 1918   6
Vienop, Elsabein 28 March 1852 4 March 1938 Mother 6
Vienop, Henry 20 Aug 1850 8 March 1936 Father 6
Vienop, Johann H.E. 20 Dec 1896 9 April 1897   3
Von der Linden, Edgar 8 Jan 1911 23 June 1911   3
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Warnke, Fred C. 25 Dec 1865 30 Jan 1940 same stone as Jennie 4
Warnke, Fredrich 1902 1904   4
Warnke, Jennie H. 11 Aug 1868 14 Oct 1960 same stone as Fred 4
Warnke, Sophia R. 7 Aug 1890 16 Dec 1970   4
~ Y ~
Yantz, Caroline M. 20 July 1900 21 June 1984   9
Yantz, William P. 17 March 1901 27 Dec 1991   9

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