Norfolk State Hospital Burial List

Norfolk State Hospital Burial List

This list may or may not be complete for all the burials located in the 2 cemeteries that are on the grounds of what today is call Norfolk Regional Center.

The original explanation and the link can be found at

Norfolk Regional Center {State Hospital} cemetery burials http://negenweb.net/NEMadison/Norfolk_State_Hospital.pdf

There are only 3 or 4 markers in the “Old cemetery”                                                          and less than 12 markers in the New cemetery.

NAME;  COUNTY  DATE OF DEATH   DATE OF BURIAL   SECTION   LOT  COMMENTS

Abt, Josephine; Platte 04-27-1952 05-16-1952 3 154
Adams, Lena; Douglas 04-17-1935 04-18-1935 2 62
Allbee, Cora P.; Nuckolls 04-07-1939 04-08-1939 4 44
Allen, Dell F.; Douglas 09-29-1917 10-02-1917 2 20
Allen, Frank; Lancaster 07-13-1926 07-14-1926 3 46
Allen, Henry H.; Dawes 06-02-1899
Allen, Ollie; Madison 08-12-1939 08-15-1939 4 40
Allison, Lars; Sioux 07-22-1907
Anderson, Adolph August; Douglas 07-30-1927 08-01-1927 3 58
Anderson, Andrew G.; Dawes 11-11-1898
Anderson, Chas. A.; Dawson 01-19-1898
Anderson, Elizabeth; Dawes 11-21-1917 11-23-1917 2 18
Anderson, France; Burt 03-16-1932 03-18-1932 3 78
Anderson, Gust; Burt 04-23-1927 04-29-1927 3 55
Anderson, Isa; Saunders 05-28-1914
Anderson, John; Burt 07-15-1933 07-19-1933 3 110
Anderson, William G.; Wayne 05-08-1944 05-11-1944 4 73
Anton, Carl; Douglas 04-11-1933 04-13-1933 3 114
Astleford, Caroline; Holt 04-14-1941 04-15-1941 4 67
Ater, Nina; Douglas 12-25-1931 12-28-1931 3 80
Austin, Amanda; Antelope 07-14-1942 07-16-1942 4 90
Austin, Henry A.; Madison 04-10-1933 04-12-1933 3 115
Bailey, Mary A.; Washington 06-20-1891
Bain, George; Douglas 06-03-1948 06-08-1948 2 117
Baker, E. O.; Sheridan 12-18-1919 12-20-1919 2 42
Baker, Robert; Madison 07-18-1936 07-20-1936 4 3
Barber, Charles E.; Cherry 04-04-1935 04-05-1935 2 63
Bard, G. A. L.; Douglas 05-07-1926 05-08-1926 3 44
Barker, James; Dixon 01-23-1938 01-26-1938 4 27
Bartasch, Marie; Boyd 03-08-1921 03-10-1921 2 52
Barton, Nellie; Douglas 05-09-1926 05-12-1926 3 45
Bateman, ,W. G.; Douglas 09-07-1926 09-10-1926 3 49
Beaver, Arthur; Sheridan 04-14-1919 04-19-1919 2 33
Bechler, Jacob; Madison 09-30-1927 10-03-1927 3 76
Bechler, Oscar; Wayne 05-19-1952 05-24-1952 3 153
Beggs, Albert; Sheridan 02-18-1948 02-23-1948 2 122
Bellknapp, A.; Dodge 02-06-1919 02-25-1919 2 1
Benning, Ezilk; Thomas 03-30-1940 04-01-1940 4 54
Berry, James; Wheeler 01-27-1898
Bertsch, Amelia; Washington 03-13-1890
Beutler, Fred; Thurston 07-14-1940 07-16-1940 60
Bigfire, Allen; Thurston 07-25-1919 08-01-1919 2 36                                                                               Marker: Allen Bigfire died 20 July 1919, age 22 years.
Binger, Charles; Cedar 11-30-1943 12-03-1943 4 79
Biteller, Henry; Dawson 03- -1890
Bittenbender, Theodore; Platte 12-17-1921 12-19-1921 2 58
Blazek, Antonia; Douglas 05-02-1933 05-04-1933 3 113
Blele, Caroline; Boyd 10-01-1921 10-05-1921 2 57                                                                                  Marker: Caroline Blele 23 Sept. 1880 – 01 Oct. 1921
Blum, John; Custer 07-05-1922 07-13-1922 3 24
Boellike, Dina; Boyd 01-27-1937 01-29-1937 4 21
Bolt, Mike; Holt 06-24-1935 06-24-1935 2 85
Bonamitz, Isaac; Wayne 08-11-1925 08-14-1925 3 37
Booton, George Mattison; Washington 12-31-1937 12-22-1937 4 26
Border, George; Cherry 01-22-1912
Borgleunck, William; Cedar 10-10-1936 10-12-1936 4 4
Bowman, Wilfred; Nance 02-26-1933 02-28-1933 3 116
Box, Ella; Dixon 10-18-1936 10-19-1936 4 5
Boyd, Creed F.; Cherry 12-08-1923 01-17-1923 3 21
Bozel, Frank; Sheridan 12-08-1900
Brabec, John; Douglas 08-06-1923 08-11-1923 3 16
Bradshaw, Curtis; Custer 09-06-1937 09-08-1937 4 14
Brady, Martin; Box Butte 11-12-1918 11-19-1918 02 6
Branson, C. J.; Brown 10-30-1918 10-31-1918 2 11
Brewster, Earl; Keya Paha 11-03-1914
Bridges, John; Dodge 02-10-1950 02-16-1950 3 186
Brighton, Dan; Dodge 09-25-1949 10-01-1949 3 192
Brinkman, William; Antelope 12-16-1935 12-17-1935 2 90
Brown, Charles; Wilbur 03-14-1928 03-16-1928 3 70
Brown, John; Platte 10-20-1934 10-22-1934 2 71
Brown, Mamy; Douglas 11-10-1915
Brown, William; Douglas 04-23-1948 04-27-1948 2 119
Brownlee, Charles; Knox 04-13-1915
Brueckner, Hulda; Pierce 09-19-1937 09-21-1937 4 13
Bruns, Rosalia; Sheridan 06-08-1895
Buck, Alfred; Burt 06-08-1940 06-10-1940 4 58
Budlong, Jennie; Thurston 05-16-1917 05-17-1917 2 28
Buesing, Gerhard; Cuming 11-30-1947 12-05-1947 2 108
Buls, Henry; Madison 04-11-1940 04-12-1940 4 55
Burmester, Carl; Wayne 04-19-1952 04-22-1952 3 157
Burns, Thomas; Cherry 01-21-1947 10-24-1947 2 107
Busch, Frank S.; Wayne 12-10-1933 12-12-1933 3 122
Busch, Matilda; Knox 07-30-1921 08-08-1921 2 56
Busey, Bertha; Douglas 01-29-1937 02-02-1937 4 20
Bushnell, Myrtle; Platte 02-04-1937 02-05-1937 4 19
Bylstra, Everett; Cherry 06-21-1946 06-27-1946 4 118
Cadwell, William; Antelope 11-07-1927 11-15-1927 3 75
Campbell, David; Douglas 04-03-1929 04-06-1929 3 64
Cannady, Annes; Douglas 05-09-1947 05-12-1947 2 100
Carambas, Frank; Douglas 12-16-1926 12-18-1926 3 52
Carey, Calvin; Lincoln 02-19-1895
Carlson, Annie; Boone 04-16-1951 04-25-1951 3 175
Carlson, Axel; Dawson 11-12-1946 11-14-1;946 4 124
Carlyle, Walter Blaine 11-27-1941 11-29-1941 4 95                                                                                     Marker: Walter Carlyle, 10 March 1859 – 27 November 1941
Carter, Joseph; Platte 09-07-1946 09-09-1946 4 122
Chaloud, Paul; Sherman 12-09-1899
Charles, Rose; Box Butte 12-25-1900
Chase, James A.; Douglas 06-27-1920 06-29-1920 2 46
Cheseek, Frank;Lancaster 07-23-1921 07-27-1921 2 55
Christ, Ben; Doulas 05-18-1930 05-19-1930 3 92
Cisna, Matilda; Boyd 03-07-1937 03-08-1937 4 16
Clark, Henry; Madison 06-17-1912
Clark, John F.; Holt 06-07-1932 06-10-1932 3 100
Claycomb, Lafe; Douglas 01-12-1939 01-13-1939 4 45
Clegg, Elva; Sioux 12-05-1913
Cleveland, Hattie; Madison 11-30-1924 12-02-1924 3 1
Cline, Hilda; Buffalo 04-07-1921 04-09-1921 2 54
Coffman, William; Custer 01-24-1925 01-30-1924 3 31
Colbert, Steve; Buffalo 03-13-1946 03-16-1946 4 114
Cole, Henry B.; Douglas 01-07-1917 01-09-1917 2 26
Coleman, Francis V.; Cherry 04-19-1940 04-20-1940 4 56
Coltrain, William; Washington 01-15-1940 01-17-1940 4 38
Conklin, Willis; Thurston 12-27-1949 12-30-1949 3 190
Conley, Charlotte; Colfax 02-22-1895
Conrad, A.J.; Rock 07-14-1924 07-23-1924 3 7
Cook, Ira; Dawes 10-17-1932 10-20-1932 3 104
Cook, Martha Jane; Box Butte 05-21-1932 05-23-1932 3 96
Cook, Winona; Brown 03-13-1913
Cornelius, Eliza; Buffalo 09-29-1919 10-02-1919 2 38
Cornish, John; Brown 12-31-1936 01-05-1937 4 9
Corwin, Emma; Thurston 11-02-1918 11-19-1918 2 8
Crawford, James; Madison 05-25-1932 05-28-1932 3 98
Crooks, Dr. C.V.; Cherry 05-22-1925 5/23/25 3 34
Crosby, Ada; Douglas 11-28-1937 11-29-1937 4 25
Crume, Mathilda; Boyd 10-07-1953 10-10-1953 3 137
Curtis, Clara; Douglas 10-14-1946 10-15-1946 4 123
Curtiss, Floyd; Douglas 09-17-1945 09-19-1945 4 106
Cvachovec, Joseph; Colfax 03-21-1948 03-21-1948 2 121
Dahl, George; Madison 01-20-1950 01-24-1950 3 188
Danford, Clarise; Platte 10-20-1920 10-27-1920 2 48
Daniels, John; Douglas 12-30-1925 12-30-1925 3 40
Danielson, Charles; Platte 10-21-1936 10-22-1936 4 6
David, Steve;Douglas 12-07-1947 12-12-1947 2 109
Davis, George; Holt 03-08-1935 03-11-1935 2 65
Davis, Harvey; Sherman 06-30-1915
Dean, Ruth; Douglas 05-18-1951 05-22-1951 3 177
Deaver, John; Burt 04-20-1939 04-21-1939 4 43
DeBard, George; Sheridan 11-12-1953 11-13-1953 3 138
DeBaum, Adam; Sioux 03-18-1952 03-26-1952 3 159
Deegan, John; Dawes 11-21-1927 11-22-1927 3 73
Deerberg, Fred; Platte 12-05-1949 12-07-1949 3 191
DeGroff, Harry; Holt 08-15-1940 08-17-1940 4 61
DeGroff, William; Holt 11-03-1932 11-09-1932 3 105
Deveine, Joseph; Platte 07-01-1941 07-02-1941 4 70
Dexter, James; Dawes 07-22-1953 07-24-1953 3 135
Dickey, Lulu; Antelope 01-24-1944 01-29-1944 4 77
Dluge, Thomas; Sheridan 09-02-1938 09-05-1938 4 49
Donegar, John; Dawes 03-30-1894
Dugan, Daniel; Douglas 02-05-1931 02-07-1931 3 89
Duram, Rizik; Madison 01-25-1933 10-26-1933 3 107
Durant, Roy; Knox 05-27-1938 05-28-1938 4 35
Durre, Frank; Stanton 01-11-1952 01-16-1952 3 161
Dykast, Fannie; Cuming 03-22-1953 03-24-1953 3 132
Ebsen, Theodore; Lancaster 06-24-1934 06-25-1934 2 75
Echtenkamp, Josephine;Washington 07-21-1899
Edwards, Albert #2; Platte 04-04-1938 04-07-1938 4 33
Eltzholtz, C.; Douglas 01-19-1919 01-25-1919 2 3
Elwanger, Sara Jane; Sheridan 12-06-1945 12-06-1945 4 110
Ely, Rua; Washington 01-17-1942 01-23-1942 4 93
Ericksen, Ida; Cheyenne 11-17-1898
Erickson, John; Burt 01-12-1948 01-15-1948 2 124
Ervin, Minnie; Douglas 01-02-1934 01-03-1934 3 126
Evans, J.J.; Washington 12-17-1943 12-18-1943 4 78
Ewing, Charles; Sheridan 03-12-1946 03-15-1946 4 113
Fanarow, David; Cherry 06-08-1947 06-10-1947 2 103
Farrell, Ella; Cedar 04-02-1951 04-09-1951 3 174
Fartner, John; Cedar 01-27-1926 01-29-1926 3 41
Fidderson, Maggie; Dawson 09-10-1900
Fieblekorn, Augusta; Stanton 03-11-1915
Fields, Mary; Douglas 02-26-1933 02-27-1933 3 117
Fitzgibbons, Daniel; Sherman 09-17-1931 09-23-1931 3 82
Flakus, Mathew; Platte 01-22-1940 01-24-1940 4 37
Fleming, Ona; Douglas 10-19-1919 10-20-1919 2 40
Fox, Frank E.; Antelope 03-20-1935 03-21-1935 2 64
Froehlich, Anna; Platte 06-27-1943 06-30-1943 4 82
Frost, Ida; Madison 05-22-1938 05-24-1938 4 34
Fulton, John;O.; Douglas 12-10-1919 12-18-1919 2 41
Fuoss, Anna; Dixon 10-24-1933 10-25-1933 3 108
Gaillum, Steve; Douglas 4/8/54 3 141                                                                                                           wandered away from hospital grounds 11-04-1953,                                                           body found 04-07-1954
Gallagher, Mary Ellen; Holt 03-16-1938 03-17-1908 4 30
Galloway, Albert; Hooker 09-29-1930 09-31-1930 3 91
Gardner, Eliza B.; Thomas 09-02-1945 09-06-1945 4 105
Garrett, Charles; Thurston 12-25-1923 12-28-1923 3 14
Gashen, Godfred; Sheridan 04-02-1948 04-06-1948 2 120
Gildea, John; Thurston 04-27-1947 04-30-1947 2 99
Gipson, George; Burt 08-27-1943 09-01-1943 4 80
Goddard, Mary; Knox 01-20-1915
Goodin, Daisy; Cherry 03-05-1935 03-09-1935 2 66
Gorman, Melissa; Holt 03-27-1930 03-29-1930 3 59
Gorney, Sophia; Valley 07-01-1919 07-08-1919 2 35
Goslin, George; Keya Paha 05-06-1914
Gossard, Louise; Washington 03-24-1897
Graham, William E.; Madison 11-27-1930 11-30-1934? 2 69
Grayem, William; Cherry 01-26-1949 01-31-1946 3 197
Green, George; Wayne 09-10-1931 09-12-1931 3 83
Green, James T.; Douglas 05-16-1922 08-19-1922 3 26
Greenslit, Martin; Antelope 12-04-1915
Grip, Sarah; Platte 07-13-1900
Grothe, Grace May; Washington 08-14-1946 08-16-1946 4 121
Hamel, Daniel; Dixon 03-30-1934 03-31-1934 2 80
Hamilton, James; Dawes 05-14-1925 05-14-1925 3 33
Hannan, James (John); Platte 12-29-1946 12-30-1946 4 127
Hansen, George L.; Thurston 05-12-1946 05-14-1946 4 116
Harenski, Frank; Douglas 10/12/1920 10-14-1920 2 47
Harmon, George L.; Thomas 01-03-1923 01-16-1923 3 22
Harris, Gertrude; Douglas 03-13-1944 03-14-1944 4 75
Harvey, Anna; Douglas 11-19-1945 11-20-1945 4 107
Harvey, Emma Alice; Lancaster 3/30/1949 04-02-1949 3 200
Hasenpflug, baby girl; Knox 05-18-1934 05-19-1934 2 77
Haslett, Elizabeth; Dawes 12-04-1915
Hassman, Anna; Madison 07-06-1937 07-07-1937 4 23
Hauschildt, John G.; Washington 09-16-1929 09-19-1929 3 61
Havens, Silas M.; Douglas 02-06-1927 02-10-1927 3 53
Hawkinson, Anne; Douglas 05-20-1918 05-30-1918 2 15
Hawn, Willard; Boone 08-27-1945 08-30-1945 4 103
Hayes, James N.; Pierce 05-25-1920 05-27-1920 2 45
Heckman, Jason ;Cherry 03-26-1950 03-29-1950 3 183
Henderson, Mae; Holt 04-05-1932 04-06-1932 3 94
Hendrickson, Louis; Douglas 01-26-1940 01-27-1940 4 52
Herrick, Adella; Douglas 06-16-1929 06-20-1929 3 62
Herrick, Emery; Holt 0;1-01-1924 01-05-1924 3 11
Herrick, Hanna; Holt 06-10-1924 06-13-1924 3 8
;Hill, Daniel; Holt 01-22-1922 01-24-1922 2 60
Hill, Edwin; Douglas 02-23-1922 03-01-1922 3 29
Hilsinger, Harry; Cherry 03-24-1947 03-26-1947 2 98
Hoban, Frank; Rock 11-26-1909
Hodges, Walter; Dodge 01-26-1938 01-27-1938 4 28
Hoehne, Henry; Lancaster 09-09-1941 09-10-1941 4 98
Hoffmeister, Mary E.; Dodge 12-30-1933 01-02-1934 3 125
Holloway, Chris; Saunders 12-09-19; 01-02-1915
Hoshaw, Ida; Wayne 8/10/35 08-12-1935 2 87
Hostetter, John; Lincoln 11-05-1896
Hotek, Jim; Douglas 01-15-1941 01-16-1941 4 65
Huddleston, Sam ;Douglas 06-18-1923 06-20-1923 3 18
Huebschwen, Anna; Colfax 11-06-1897
Hupp, Isaac; Boyd 03-13-1897
Janovsek, Fanny; Colfax 09-03-1952 09-16-1952 3 149
Jennings, Thomas; Dixon 03-27-1926 04-03-1926 3 43
Jensen, James; Burt 02-24-1911
Jessen, Henry H.; Cuming 03-14-1943 03-19-1943 4 86
Johnson, Frank; Washington 02-26-1945 02-26-1945 4 100
Johnson, Lawrence; Cherry 05-20-1951 05-25-1951 3 178
Johnson, Luella; Dawes 01-03-1943 01-09-1943 4 89
Johnson, Oscar; Dodge 06-18-1952 06-25-1952 3 150
Johnson, Peter; Boyd 01-18-1937 01-25-1937 4 22
Johnson, William; Dodge 07-05-1913
Jones, Elsie; Dawes 05-10-1927 05-13-1927 3 57
Jones, Jack; Holt 12-14-1951 12-28-1951 3 162
Karcher, John; Cedar 03-19-1944 03-20-1944 4 76
Kelley, John; Dakota 05-09-1927 05-13-1927 3 56
Kelly, Frank; Douglas 08-20-1924 08-28-1924 3 4
Kemp, Homer; Douglas 01-20-1949 01-26-1949 3 196
Kenser, Jess; Thurston 01-01-1937 01-05-1937 4 10
Kerber, Martha Jane ;Boyd 10-17-1951 10-19-1951 3 180
Kercher, Jake; Cherry 07-29-1934 07-30-1934 2 74
Kerner, Rosie; Keya Paha 05-30-1938 05-31-1938 4 36
Kirby, (Tierney) Wm.; Thurston 10-30-1891
Kirk, Thomas D;ouglas 05-14-1924 08-07-1924 3 6
Klima, Marie; Douglas 10-18-1926 10-19-1926 3 50
Kling, Marie; Douglas 02-18-1946 02-27-1946 4 112
Knudsen, Andrew; Burt 10-01-1933 10-02-1933 3 109
Knudson, Lester; Douglas 10-22-1925 10-24-1925 3 38
Knudson, Lewis M.; Madison 02-14-1933 02-16-1933 3 118
Koplan, Anton; Boyd 03-08-1938 03-09-1938 4 29
Korn, Albert; Knox 03-04-1920 03-14-1920 2 44
Kuchta, Katherine; Cedar 05-21-1947 05-23-1947 2 101
Kuchta, Mary; Cedar 06-04-1951 06-12-1951 3 179
Kudrna, Josephine; Colfax 12-12-1948 12-18-1948 3 194
Kuncl, August; Douglas 01-11-1953 01-19-1953 3 130
Kynett, William E.; Morrill 10-19-1917 10-25-1917 2 19
Labohm, George; Cuming 07-28-1947 07-31-1947 2 104
Lammle, Julius; Madison 07-20-1939 07-21-1939 4 41
Land, Fred; Sheridan 01-09-1914
Langworthy, Gabrielle; Dawes 08-28-1945 08-31-1845 4 104
Larsen, Alfred; Cherry 02-18-1950 02-22-1950 3 185
Larsen, Carl; Holt 09-09-1935 09-10-1935 2 88
Laughlin, T.; Thurston 04-03-1919 04-05-1919 2 32
Lauterbach, Eliza A.; Madison 10-07-1913
Lawrence, Gilbert; Knox 04-30-1953 5/11/1953 3 134
Lawrence, Willena D.; Douglas 8/8/1928 08-10-1928 ? 3 67
Lemon, A.K.; Douglas 10-09-1918 10-18-1918 2 12
LeStrange, Patrick; Dakota 08-22-1934 08-23-1934 2 72
Lewis, John; Thomas 11-26-1911
Lilyard, Charles; Keya Paha 03-05-1936 03-06-1936 2 96
Link, Ernest ;Cedar 10-20-1951 10-23-1951 3 164
List, Robert; Dakota 06-15-1912
Little, Ida; Thurston 06-01-1924 06-04-1924 3 9
Livingston, Jennie; Thurston 10-05-1913
Lockler, William M.; Dawes 07-03-1933 07-05-1933 3 111
Long, Harvey; Sarpy 12-30-1923 01-08-1924 3 12
Lundberg, Hilda; Douglas 04-02-1943 04-03-1943 4 85
Lundstrom, Ella; Burt 01-29-1933 02-13-1953 3 131
Lyonette, Henrietta; Sheridan 01-23-1924 01-29-1924 3 10
Maas, Harry; Madison 07-30-1935 07-31-1935 2 86
Madsen, Nels P.; Washington 01-14-1934 01-15-1934 3 127
Madsen, Walter; Burt 12-22-1952 12-30-1952 3 148
Magirl, Joe; Holt 04-04-1932 04-05-1932 3 93
Magraw, Elmer; Brown 01-03-1949 01-06-1949 3 195
Marr, Louisa; Burt 06-28-1939 06-29-1939 4 42
Masey, Franklin; Holt 01-29-1936 01-31-1936 2 93
Mason, Mary Josephine; Brown 06-09-1935 06-10-1935 2 84
Mattley, John; Platte 06-01-1948 06-03-1948 2 118
Matzhan, Bertha; Dodge 06-25-1936 06-26-1936 4 2
McAvoy, Matthew; Douglas 02-26-1954 03-10-1954 3 140
McCann, Anna; Cuming 06-14-1933 06-20-1933 3 112
McCracken, Miller Thurston 11-16-1927 11-17-1927 3 74
McEwen, F. Thurston; 03-26-1919 04-03-1919 2 31
McGraw, Edward; Knox 10-12-1915
McGreary, Sarah; Greeley 03-07-1922 03-10-1922 3 28
McGrew, Marion; Holt 05-19-1931 05-23-1931 3 87
McKee, Martha;Douglas 07-04-1949 07-07-1949 3 203
McKenna, Christopher; Keith 02-06-1901
McLain, W.H. Scotts Bluff 12-25-1933 12-28-1933 3 123
McMackin, H. Washington 11-22-1918 12-05-1918 2 5
McWilliams, Eva Douglas 06-26-1944 06-27-1944 4 71
Medley, George Platte 06-21-1950 06-29-1950 3 182
Meyers, John H.; Douglas 07-29-1925 07-31-1925 3 36
Miller, A.P.; Rock 01-27-1919 02-03-1919 2 2
Miller, Henry; Thomas 09-29-1938 09-30-1938 4 47
Miller, Herman J.; Platte 06-19-1936 06-24-1936 4 1
Miller, James E.; Wayne 04-26-1907
Miller, Lydia Ellen; Knox 06-11-1928 06-14-1928 3 69
Miller, Mary E.; Custer 08-26-1901
Millett, Matt; Douglas 01-23-1918 02-02-1918 2 16
Mirras, John P.; Dodge 01-20-1947 01-22-1947 4 128
Moeller, Henry; Thomas 03-16-1929 03-16-1929 3 65
Moenck, Christine; Douglas 02-05-1918 02-09-1948 2 123
Mohr, Edward C.; Boyd 05-29-1935 05-30-1935 2 83
Molt, Carl Dakota; 06-01-1947 06-05-1947 2 102
Morris, Mike; Douglas 05-12-1940 05-14-1940 4 57
Morrissey, Anna; Douglas 08-21-1950 08-25-1950 3 166
Mote, David; Douglas 07-01-1946 07-05-1946 4 119
Murray, D.C.; Cedar 12-20-1936 12-21-1936 4 8
Neal, Charles Douglas 07-13-1942 07-15-1942 4 91
Neal, Fredrick Custer 10-02-1892
Neff, George Thurston 05-30-1943 06-02-1943 4 84
Nelsen, August #2 Boyd 08-31-1926 09-02-1926 3 48
Nelson, Albert Antelope 06-11-1934 06-12-1934 2 76
Nelson, Emil Oscar Washington 08-11-1946 08-13-1946 4 120
Nelson, Fred Knox 04-21-1952 04-26-1952 3 155
Nelson, Hans Sheridan 05-09-1929 05-11-1929 3 63
Nelson, Mary Ellen Boyd 12-03-1929 12-06-1929 3 60
Nicholl, Samuel D. Holt 11-29-1945 12-01-1945 4 109
Nichols, Bert Cherry 09-03-1941 09-04-1941 4 99
Nichols, Minnie Douglas 08-20-1927 08-20-1927 3 77
Nielsen, Anton Dawes 08-23-1950 08-28-1950 3 167
Nieman, Jacob Boyd 11-16-1950 11-20-1950 3 169
Nolan, Mary Washington 06-16-1943 06-19-1943 4 83
Northrup, Ernest P. Holt 09-25-1930 09-27-1930 3 90
Norton, Alice Knox 05-25-1932 05-27-1932 3 97
O’Brien, Patrick Douglas 05-26-1923 06-04-1923 3 19
O’Connor, Anna Greeley 07-26-1950 07-29-1950 3 181
O’Haver, Frank Nance 08-06-1950 08-10-1950 3 165
Oleson, Ole Washington 03-08-1917 03-09-1917 2 25
Olson, Andrew Dixon 12-18-1935 12-19-1935 2 91
Olson, Nels Martin Burt 04-01-1934 04-03-1934 2 79
Olson, Ole Douglas 08-31-1928 08-31-1928 3 66
Osborne, William W. Thomas 09-27-1916 09-29-1916 2 30
O’Toole, Thomas Cedar 12-11-1934 12-11-1934 2 68
Packwood, Anna Nuckolls 08-20-1947 08-23-1947 2 106
Palmer, Lucinda Boone 02-27-1891
Parish, Edwin J. Washington 01-06-1951 01-12-1951 3 171
Patrick, Julia Stanton 09-23-1937 09-24-1937 4 12
Payer, Mary Thurston 11-22-1920 11-27-1920 2 49
Pearson, Ida Dakota 07-10-1948 07-12-1948 2 114
Pepperberg, Fannie Douglas 07-04-1923 07-06-1923 3 17
Perry, James Dawes 09-06-1950 09-09-1950 3 168
Peterka, Frank Knox 10-31-1940 11-01-1940 4 62
Peterson, Lars Dixon 10-23-1941 10-24-1941 4 96
Peterson, Oscar Douglas 04-14-1913
Phillips, Homer Cheyenne 10-07-1899
Phillips, Nannie Dakota 03-03-1936 03-05-1936 2 94
Phillips, Ostella Nance 07-30-1934 07-31-1934 2 73
Pierson, M. Douglas 11-01-1918 11-07-1918 2 7
Pipes, Sanford Douglas 06-02-1922 06-04-1922 3 25
Poellot, Helen Madison 01-29-1949 02-02-1949 3 198
Porrath, John Washington 07-05-1914
Poth, Gail Douglas 02-08-1937 02-12-1937 4 18
Potmesil, Emma Platte 02-28-1937 03-02-1937 4 17
Pounds, Jesse R. Burt 03-22-1923 03-24-1923 3 20
Powers, Elmer Valley 01-17-1896
Prentice, George Hooker 11-12-1923 11-15-1923 3 15
Pusey, Ophelia Nance 07-05-1949 07-08-1949 3 193
Raymond, Maud Douglas 08-15-1917 08-16-1917 2 23
Ream, Wallace Holt 08-24-1932 08-29-1932 3 102
Red, Washington Dakota 03-27-1936 03-28-1936 2 95
Reed, Herman Colfax 07-26-1917 08-01-1917 2 24
Reisle, William Douglas 08-05-1928 08-09-1928 3 68
Remstadt, George Cuming 10-17-1918 10-18-1918 2 10
Ressigne, Addison Washington 01-20-1925 01-23-1925 3 30
Ribro, P.J. Douglas 01-27-1936 01-28-1936 2 92
Richardson, Mary Ann Madison 09-13-1932 09-14-1932 3 103
Richardson, May Douglas 01-03-1917 01-05-1917 2 27
Richie, Charles F. Nance 05-15-1946 05-17-1946 4 117
Rickman, Marian Cherry 05-10-1934 05-11-1934 2 78
Ritter, Christina Cedar 06-13-1938 06-16-1938 4 51
Robinson, James Cheyenne 04-21-1890
Roger, Ida May Antelope 06-19-1949 06-23-1949 3 202
Rogers, Anna May Douglas 12-05-1933 12-07-1933 3 121
Rogers, George M. Merrick 02-20-1951 02-26-1951 3 172
Rolfes, Mary Douglas 03-12-1927 03-18-1927 3 54
Roseburg, John Colfax 12-19-1888
Rosengren, Gust Douglas 06-13-1928 06-13-1928 3 71
Ross, George Sheridan 11-23-1946 11-26-1946 4 125
Ross, Mary J. Scotts Bluff 06-27-1931 06-29-1931 3 85
Rowley, Viotetta Pierce 08-08-1915
Rynes, Frank Colfax 06-27-1948 06-29-1948 2 116
Ryson, Annie Cherry 07-15-1922 07-17-1922 3 23
Sanders, Elizabeth Platte 03-26-1938 03-29-1938 4 32
Sandoz, Elsie Sheridan 01-07-1946 01-15-1946 4 111
Sattler, Matt Douglas 03-14-1946 03-18-1946 4 115
Savidge, John Cherry 02-02-1933 02-03-1933 3 106
Sayre, Nellie Thurston 11-16-1935 11-18-1935 2 89
Schindler, Dietrich Madison 11-09-1936 11-11-1936 4 7
Schlotz, John Keya Paha 01-18-1895
Schmidt, John Stanton 02-17-1952 02-23-1952 3 160
Schmitt, Clarence W. Antelope 11-21-1933 11-25-1933 3 119
Schoppee, G.A. Douglas 02-23-1943 02-27-1943 4 87
Schrawger, Ed Burt 12-24-1938 12-27-1938 4 46
Schroeder, John Madison 08-08-1947 08-09-1947 2 105
Schwenck, John Washington 11-26-1945 11-27-1945 4 108
Scott, Mary Antelope 07-09-1937 07-10-1937 4 15
Seda, Frank Boyd 11-24-1933 11-28-1933 3 120
Sederlof, Emma Dakota 07-13-1895
Serck (Zerk), Hans Cuming 01-15-1937 01-18-1937 4 11
Shepard, Mae Rock 04-19-1952 04-24-1952 3 156
Sherman, Joseph Knox 05-05-1944 05-06-1944 4 74
Sherwood, Ben Cherry 09-16-1931 09-19-1931 3 81
Shop, John Burt 09-29-1918 10-08-1918 2 13
Siedeko, Catharina Dodge 03-18-1901
Sing, Lund (Leo Moon Sing) Douglas 03-25-1921 03-28-1921 2 53
Skriven, Francis Greeley 09-08-1919 09-11-1919 2 37
Smith or Grant, John Douglas 04-08-1922 04-18-1922 3 27 (Grant Wilcox)
Smith, Andrew Wayne 12-27-1923 12-29-1923 3 13
Smith, Bela W. Sioux 08-24-1943 08-26-1943 4 81
Smith, Vera Scotts Bluff 12-29-1940 01-02-1941 4 64
Smith, William G. Holt 11-20-1907
Snyder, Alfred Keya Paha 11-03-1918 11-07-1918 2 9
Spencer, John Cherry 01-08-1935 01-?9-1935 2 67
Stafford, Julia A. Douglas 05-02-1935 05-06-1935 2 82
Stanford, Richard Dawes 06-18-1942 06-24-1942 4 92
Starks, America Keya Paha 10-31-1951 11-02-1951 3 163
Stefan, Leo V. Douglas 11-29-1920 11-30-1920 2 50                                                                                  Marker: Leopold Stepan 1879 – 1920
Steger, John Dodge 06-13-1940 06-14-1940 4 59
Stensezk, Joseph Nance 10-01-1941 10-04-1941 4 97
Stevenson, Henry Douglas 01-19-1920 01-24-1920 2 43
Stickley, Susie Douglas 04-06-1951 04-07-1951 3 173
Stockton, Lizzie Dodge 10-31-1940 11-02-1940 4 63
Stoneborger, May Thomas 12-14-1953 12-18-1953 3 139
Strawee, Hans Colfax 05-14-1897
Sutherland, William Madison 09-18-1939? 09-19-1939 4 39
Swan, John Dodge 11-30-1915
Swank, Susan Brown 07-27-1897
Swanson, Antone Dixon 04-16-1953 04-21-1953 3 133
Swanson, Charles Holt 06-10-1925 06-18-1925 3 35
Sweeney, Dan Douglas 05-03-1935 05-04-1935 2 61
Sweetwood, Jake Deuel 05-10-1949 05-14-1949 3 201
Swindle, Mary Ann Madison 4/23/1925 4/27/1925 3 32
Sylvanus, Justus Douglas 02-23-1949 03-01-1949 3 199
Tack, Fritz Cedar 12-10-1925 12-14-1925 3 39
Talley, Harry Douglas 10-08-1919 10-09-1919 2 39
Templeton, M. Douglas 12-28-1919 01-03-1919 2 4
Teton, Herman Pierce 11-22-1926 11-29-1926 3 51
Thallen, Louis Dawson 08-16-1894
Thayer, Dora Cherry 12-19-1946 12-21-1946 4 126
Thayer, Martha H. Custer 12-28-1921 12-31-1921 2 59
Thieman, Reinholt Stanton 07-08-1948 07-10-1948 2 115
Thomsen, Broder Pierce 03-07-1934 03-09-1934 3 129
Thornton, Walter Dawes 07-03-1945 07-11-1945 4 102
Thornton, Eva Rock 07-15-1931 07-18-1931 3 84
Triplett, Clara Cherry 07-26-1926 07-31-1926 3 47
Trumbull, Delilah Sheridan 08-15-1924 08-30-1924 3 3
Tummell, Vera Sioux 06-03-1931 06-05-1931 3 86
Tuttle, Elizabeth Madison 09-22-1918 9/28/1918 2 14
Twiford, Anna Cuming 10-02-1916 10-05-1916 2 29                                                                                 Marker: Martha Ann, wife of John Twiford  31 July 1867 – 03 Oct. 1917
Uecker, Gustave Holt 11-11-1934 11-16-1934 2 70
Uppfalt, Elmer Platte 01-28-1941 01-30-1941 4 66
Van Buskirk, Flora Sherman 10-18-1894
Van DeWarker, Catharine Sheridan 12-21-1933 12-30-1933 3 124
Van Horn, Henry Jr. Madison 05-18-1954 05-20-1954 3 142
VanAllen, Peter Platte 06-03-1944 06-05-1944 4 72
VanEpps, Anna Brown 05-13-1931 05-18-1931 3 88
VanHook, Arthur Dakota 1/20/1950 01-27-1950 3 187
Vidlak, Vincens V. Colfax 06-03-1941 06-07-1941 4 68
Vincent, Martha Colfax 03-25-1938 03-28-1938 4 31
Volhejn, Henry Saline 02-13-1921 02-17-1921 2 51
Voss, Williams Cedar 09-11-1953 09-15-1953 3 136
Wagner, Minnie Antelope 12-10-1941 12-13-1941 4 94
Wamsley, Zola Dawes 01-07-1932 01-08-1932 3 79
Ward, Barney D. Cheyenne 09-09-1938 09-10-1938 4 48
Weaver, Violet Douglas 10-28-1937 10-29-1937 4 24
Webb, Charles Edward Pierce 11-23-1924 11-24-1924 3 2
Wedblone, John Burt 05-13-1892
Wederick, William C. Douglas 08-20-1917 08-24-1917 2 22
Wells, Clara Douglas 07-22-1932 07-24-1932 3 101
Welton, Lucy Holt 02-20-1934 02-21-1934 3 128
White, William R. Dawes 04-08-1932 04-11-1932 3 95
Whitehorn, Liberty Madison 03-07-1940 03-09-1940 4 53
Wiese, Frederick W. McPherson 08-20-1917 08-25-1917 2 21
Williams, Charles Washington 03-01-1897
Williams, Charles Douglas 06-22-1919 06-28-1919 2 34
Williams, Charles Dawes 08-11-1924 08-13-1924 3 5
Williams, John E. Cherry 05-08-1951 05-12-1951 3 176
Williams, Rice Platte 12-04-1895
Wilson, Jos H. Custer 09-09-1893
Witting, John H. Knox 06-16-1952 06-23-1952 3 151
Wolff, Herman Cherry 05-27-1932 06-01-1932 3 99
Woock, Emil Madison 03-12-1950 03-18-1950 3 184
Wood, Wilfred L. Boyd 06-15-1941 06-16-1941 4 69
Woodland, Clarence Douglas 01-03-1950 01-06-1950 3 189
Woodruff, Anna Douglas 03-02-1945 03-16-1945 4 101
Worley, Bernice Madison 08-08-1938 08-09-1938 4 50
Wright, John Boyd 05-26-1952 05-31-1952 3 152
York, Winne Thurston 2-17-1926 02-17-1926 3 42
Zook, Maggie Cedar 01-08-1943 01-13-1943 4 88

Churches 1983

The following list of names was found in the 1983 Insight Edition of The Norfolk Daily News, Saturday, Feb. 26, 1983 in Section A.  Most have some write-up about them and also pictures of the church back then or before.

This list is alphabetized for you.

Christ Lutheran Church {Creighton} near Bazile Mills

Christ Lutheran southeast of Leigh

Crawford Valley United Methodist  south of Plainview

First Trinity Lutheran Church {Altona}

Golgatha Lutheran Church {Wausa 6 miles southwest}

Immanuel Lutheran Church {Beemer 4 miles southwest}

Immanuel Zion Lutheran Church {Newman Grove 12 miles northwest}

Looking Glass United Methodist Church {south of Newman Grove}

Peace United Church of Christ [ between Norfolk and Hoskins}

Rosehill Evangelical Free Church {Newman Grove 10 miles north}

Sacred Heart Church of Olean

St. Bonaventure Catholic Church {Raeville}

St. Boniface {Monterey community, West Point}

St. John’s Lutheran Church {Lyons 4 miles southwest}

St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church {rural Leigh}

Stark Valley Methodist Church {near Plainview}

Trinity Lutheran Church {Hoskins}

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church {rural Hoskins}

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Land, Township information

 

Various information on land and townships for Madison county, Nebraska.

 

This is how the sections are numbered within each township:


Top is north

6           5          4          3          2           1

7           8          9         10        11         12

18          17       16         15         14        13

19          20        21        22         23        24

30         29         28        27         26        25

31        32          33       34         35         36

Each section is 1 square mile in size. Each section contains 640 acres.
Each section can be divided into one-fourths (quarters).
This would be shown as NW 1/4 or NE 1/4 or SW 1/4 or SE 1/4.
This makes each quarter section of land 160 acres in size.
You can further breakdown the size by 1/4’s to obtain 40 acres.
This can be broken down further by 1/4’s to obtain 10 acres of land.

Madison county {precincts} townships

R – Range      W – West        T –  Township        N – North

 

R 4 W                         R 3 W                       R 2 W                   R 1 W

Jefferson                  Deer Creek                Valley                    Norfolk           T 24 N

Grove                      Highland                      Battle Creek         Warnerville     T 23 N

Emerick                   Schoolcraft                  Fairview                Union             T 22 N

Shell Creek              Kalamazoo                 Green Garden       Madison         T 21 N

 

LAND MEASUREMENTS
1 Link = 7.92 Inches
1 Rod = 16 ½ Feet
5 ½ Yards = 25 Links
1 Chain = 66 Feet = 4 Rods = 100 Links
1 Furlong = 660 Feet = 40 Rods
1 Mile = 8 Furlongs = 320 Rods = 80 Chains = 5280 Feet
1 Square Rod = 272 º Sq. Feet = 30 º Sq. Yards
1 Acre = 43,560 Square Feet
1 Acre = 160 Square Rods
1 Acre is approximately 208 æ Feet Square
1 Acre is 8 Rods x 20 Rods
(Or any two numbers of Rods whose product is 160)

 

                 Terms used in Register of Deeds office

Abutting Owner: One whose land is contiguous to (abuts) a public right of way.

Access Right
: A right to ingress and egress to and from one’s property. May be
expressed or implied.

Administrator’s Deed
: A Deed issued by the Administrator of an estate.

Adverse Possession
: A method of acquiring title by possession under certain
conditions. Generally, possession must be actual, under claim of right, open,
continuous, notorious, exclusive and hostile (knowingly against the rights of the owner)
in Nebraska.

Cloud of Title
: An Invalid encumbrance on real property, which if valid, would affect the rights of the owner. For example: Tim sells Lot 1, Block B to Bob. The deed is
mistakenly drawn up to read Lot 1, Block A. A cloud is created on Lot 1, Block A by the
recording of the erroneous deed. The cloud may be removed by Quitclaim Deed or, if
necessary, by Court action.

Condemnation
: The taking of private property for public use without the consent of the owner, but only upon payment of just compensation.

Conservator’s Deed
: Deed issued by a court appointed Conservator (Guardian) of an estate. (May involve an incompetent person or a person under age [minor]).

Construction Lien
: See Mechanic’s Lien.

Corporation Warranty Deed
: Deed used when property is sold out of a Corporation.

Corrective Deed:
The recording of a Deed for a second time to correct an error made in the deed when originally recorded.

Deed
: Instrument used to convey interest in real property.

Deed of Distribution
: Deed issued by Personal Representative of an estate.

Deed of Trust
: Instrument used in place of a mortgage. Property is transferred to a
Trustee by Borrower in favor of the lender. Released by Deed of Reconveyance by
Trustee.

Defective Title
: Title to real property which lacks some of the elements necessary to
transfer good title.

Easement
: A right created by grant, reservation, agreement, prescription, or necessary implication, which one has in the land of another. Either for the benefit or access, or public utility, etc.

Encroachment
: Generally, construction onto the property of another, as of a wall,
fence, building, etc.

Encumbrance
: A claim, lien, charge, or liability attached to and binding real property.
Any right to or interest in, land which may exist in one other than the owner, but will not
prevent the transfer of the title.

Equitable Interest
: Interest by one who does not have legal title, such as a vendee
under a land contract.

Equity
: The market value of real property, less the amount of existing liens.

Evidence of Title
: A document establishing ownership to property. Most commonly, a
deed.

Executor’s Deed
: Deed issued by the executor of an estate.

Federal Tax Lien
: A lien attaching to the property for nonpayment of a federal tax.

Fee Simple
: An estate under which the owner is entitled to unrestricted powers to
dispose of the property, and which can be left by will or inherited. Commonly, a
synonym for ownership.

Filed
: Recorded

Filing Information
: Information stamped on the original document received by the
Register of Deeds showing date and time or recording, as well as Book and page,
Instrument No. or Microfilm location of instrument. All recorded instruments contain filing information.

Final Decree
: A decree completely deciding all pending matters before a court.
Financing Statement: Document having a Debtor/Creditor relationship. If filed against
the real estate, it is considered a lien upon the real estate.

Foreclosure
: A proceeding in or out of court, to extinguish all rights, title, and interest,
of the owners of property in order to sell the property to satisfy a lien against it.

Free and Clear
: Real property against which there are no liens, especially voluntary
liens.

Grantee
: One to whom a Grant is made, generally the buyer.

Grantor
: One who grants property, or property rights.

Inheritance Tax Lien
: A Tax on the transfer of property from a deceased person.

Irrevocable
: That which cannot be revoked or recalled, such as certain trusts, contracts or other legal relationships.

Intestate
: Without leaving a will. Property of the estate passes by the laws of
succession rather than by the direction of the deceased.
Involuntary Lien: A lien such as a tax lien, judgment lien, etc., which attaches to
property without the consent of the owner, rather than a mortgage lien in which the
owner agrees.

Joint Tenancy
: An undivided interest in property, taken by two or more joint tenants.
The interests must be equal. Upon the death of a joint tenant, the interest passes to the
surviving joint tenants, rather than to the heirs of the deceased.

Joint Tenancy Warranty Deed
: Deed conveying interest to 2 or more people (usually husband & wife) where upon the death of one of the parties, the deceased person’s interest passes to the surviving joint tenants. (If Deed does not recite “as joint tenants” then grantees hold title as Tenants In Common).

Judgment
: The decision of a court of law. Money judgments, when recorded, become
a lien on real property of the defendant.

Judgment Lien
: A lien against the property of a judgment debtor. An involuntary lien.

Land Contract
: An Installment Contract for the sale of land. The seller has legal title until paid in full. The buyer has equitable title during the contract term.

Lease
: An agreement by which the owner of real property (lessor) gives the right of
possession to another (lessee) for a specified period of time (term) and for a specified
consideration (rent).

Lien
: An encumbrance against property for money, either voluntary

Life Estate
: An estate in real property for the life of a living person. The estate then
reverts back to the grantor or on to a remainderman.

Lis Pendens
: A legal notice recorded to show pending litigation relating to real property, and giving notice to anyone acquiring an interest in said property subsequent to the date of the notice may be bound by the outcome of the litigation.

Mechanicís Lien
: A lien created for the purpose of securing priority of payment for the price of value of work performed or materials furnished in construction or repair of
improvements to land, and attaches to land as well as the improvements.

Mortgage
: Instrument by which real estate is used as collateral to borrow money.

Notice of Default
: Notice filed to show that the borrower under a Mortgage or Deed of Trust is in default.

Party Wall
: A wall erected on a property boundary as a common support to structures
on both sides, which are under different ownerships.

Patent Deed
: Conveyance from the government, issued to homesteaders who have
made final payment as evidenced by the Final Receipt.

Perpetuity
: Continuing forever. Legally, pertaining to real property, any condition
extending the inalienability of property beyond the time of a life or lives in being plus 21
years.

Perimeter
: The boundary lines of a parcel of land.

Personal Representative’s Deed
: Deed issued by the Personal Representative of an estate.

Plat
: A map dividing a parcel of land into lots, as in a subdivision.

Power of Attorney
: An authority by which one person (principal) enables another
(attorney in fact) to act for him.

Prescriptive Easement
: The granting of an Easement by a court, based on the
presumption that a written easement was given, (although none existed), after a period
of open and continuous use of the land.

Probate
: Originally, the proving that a will was valid. Modernly, an action over which
probate court has jurisdiction.

Property Line
: The boundary line of a parcel of land.

Public Dominion Land
: Lands belonging to the federal government, not reserved for
government use, but subject to sale or other disposal.

Quarter Section
: One quarter of a section, containing 160 acres.

Quiet Title
: Court Action to establish ownership of real property.

Quitclaim Deed
: Deed operating as a release, intended to pass any interest in a real
property, but not containing any warranty. May be used to clear up clouded title.

Recording
: Filing documents affecting the real property as a matter of public record.
Recorded Documents must be witnessed and notarized.

Remainderman
: The one entitled to the remainder. (Ex: Sam deeds to Jim, Lot 1, but
Sam retains a life estate in the property. When Sam dies, Jim, the remainderman owns
the property exclusively).

Revocable
: Capable of being revoked.

Right of Way
: A strip of land which is used as a roadbed, either for a street, or railway. The land is set aside as an easement for fee, either by agreement or condemnation. May also describe the right itself to pass over the land of another.

Security Agreement
: Document having a Debtor/Creditor relationship. May be Chattel Mortgages, Financing Statements, inventory Liens, etc. If filed against the real estate, it is considered a lien upon the real estate.

Sheriff’s Deed
: Deed give at a Sheriffís Sale in foreclosure of mortgage.

Special Warranty Deed
: See Warranty Deed.

State Tax Lien
: A lien attaching to the property for nonpayment of a state tax.
Subordination Agreement: An agreement by which an encumbrance is made subject
(junior) to a junior encumbrance.

Substitution of Trustee
: A document which is recorded to change the trustee under a Deed of Trust.

Survivorship Warranty Deed
: Deed in which the surviving grantee receives interest of deceased grantees (See also Joint Tenancy Warranty Deed).

Tax Deed
: Deed from tax collector to governmental body after a period of non-payment of taxes according to statute.

Tenancy in Common
: An undivided ownership in real estate by two or more persons. The interest need not be equal, and, in the event of the death of one of the owners, no right of survivorship in the other owner exists.

Treasurer’s Deed
: Deed conveyed by the County Treasurer in lieu of Tax Foreclosure.

Trustee’s Deed
: Deed used when property is sold out of a Trust (must be signed by
Trustees).

Trustee’s Deed
: Deed by a Trustee under a Deed of Trust, issued to a purchaser at
auction, in pursuant to foreclosure.

Vendee
: Purchaser or buyer, especially on a land contract.

Vendor
: The person who transfers property by sale. Another word for “seller”.
Commonly used in land contract sales.

Vested
: Present ownership rights, absolute and fixed. Modernly, ownership rights,
even though on a land contract or subject to a mortgage or deed of trust.

Voluntary Lien
: A lien placed against real property by the voluntary act of the owner.
Most commonly, a mortgage or deed of trust.

Warranty Deed
: Deed to convey title in a real property containing warranties.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cemetery list and directions part 2

The following is a simple map of the precinct {township} and cemetery located each of the precincts along with the reference number of the cemetery.  This number is used in using the directions that can be found in Cemetery list and directions part 1.

The information below is on the cemeteries in Madison County, Nebraska. The enlarged  print is the township. Beneath the township is a number for the cemetery followed by the cemetery name. The listing will be from the top to bottom (north to south). Directions to the cemeteries can be found at Cemetery and directions part 1.

Jefferson              Deer Creek            Valley                  Norfolk
36 Warren                 33 Jackson                    31 Best                30 Hillcrest
37 Tilden City            32 St. Patrick                                             26 Regional Center Old,
38 Immanuel                                                                               25 Regional Center New,
35 McCoy                                                                                    28 St. Paul’s
34 St. Matthew                                                                            29 Prospect Hill
27 New Lutheran

Grove
 
                  Highland                 Battle Creek       Warnerville
22 Hutchins              21 Deer Creek             18 Alberry
24 Williams’             20 St. John’s
23 Buffalo Creek     19 Union


Emerick
 
             Schoolcraft             Fairview                Union14
14 Emerick             13 Osborn                    12 Fairview                 11 Pleasant Valley
17 Rosehill
16 Trinity # 2
15 Morgan

Shell Creek     Kalamazoo        Green Garden            Madison
9 Shell Creek        7 Iowa Valley             5 Green Garden               3 Barnes
10 Trinity # 1         6 Kohl                        4 Zion Ev.                         2 St. Leonard’s                                          8 Zion Luth.                                                      0  1 Crown Hill

Madison County residents may also be buried in the following nearby cemeteries.

Antelope County                 Pierce County                        Wayne County
Burnett Twp.                               South Branch Twp.                          Hoskins Twp.             {Tilden}                                         {Hadar}                                          {Hoskins}

An.1 St. Mary’s Catholic             Pi.1 Immanuel Lutheran           Wa.1 Trinity Lutheran
Boone County                                                                     Stanton County
North Branch Shell Creek East Twp                                          Spring Branch Twp.
{Rural northeast area of Boone County}                                    {Norfolk or Hoskins}
Bo.1 Immanuel–Zion East Branch                                              St.3 Spring Branch
Bo.2 Immanuel–Zion West Branch                                             St.2 Old Christ Lutheran
Bo.3 Dahlsborg                                                                           St.1 Bauermeister/Zion
Bo.4 Immanuel–Zion South Branch
                                                               Platte County
                                      Walker Twp.                             St. Bernard Twp.
                                  {Newman Grove}                             {St. Bernard}
                                   Pl.2 Hope                                  Pl.1 St. Paul’s Lutheran
Stanton County(Tilden)
(Hadar)
(Hoskins)
(Norfolk/Hoskins)Sec. 23
Sec. 29
Sec. 28
Sec. 4Sec. 19
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Cemetery list and directions part 1

CEMETERIES IN MADISON COUNTY, NEBRASKA

The names within {   } are also the names the cemetery was known by in earlier days and may have been called by some people.

Alphabetize list with number is below.  After the alphabetize list is the listings for cemeteries and directions to each cemetery.

Madison county with just a number
Antelope county shown as An.
Boone county shown as Bo.
Pierce county shown as Pi.
Platte county shown as Pl.
Wayne county shown as Wa.

CEMETERY NAME        NUMBER

Alberry Cemetery           18
Allberry Cemetery          18
Barnes Reserve Cemetery          3
Battle Creek Union Cemetery    19
Bauermeister Cemetery             St.1
Besk Cemetery              11
Best Cemetery               31
Buffalo Creek Cemetery           23
Buffington – Jackson Cemetery         33
Christ Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery  27
Clausen Cemetery        1
Crown Hill Cemetery     1
Dahlsborg Cemetery      Bo.3
Deer Creek Cemetery    21
Dry Creek Cemetery      35
Emerick Cemetery         14
Evangelical Lutheran Zion Cemetery of Kalamazoo       8
Evangelical Lutheran Zion Church of Kalamazoo Cemetery    8
Fairview Cemetery      12
Fairview Methodist Cemetery       12
German Ev. Lutheran Cemetery     St.2
German Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery – Newman Grove   16
German Lutheran Cemetery      11
German Methodist Episcopal Zion Cemetery     6
Green Garden Cemetery       5
Hillcrest Cemetery        30
Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery        30
Hope Cemetery     Pl.2
Howard Cemetery        36
Hutchins Cemetery          22
I.O.O.F. Cemetery          37
Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery – Hadar       Pi.1
Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery – Tilden      38
Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery        Bo.4
Immanuel–Zion East Branch Cemetery      Bo.1
Immanuel–Zion South Branch Cemetery    Bo.4
Immanuel–Zion West Branch Cemetery     Bo.2
Iowa Valley Cemetery       7
Jackson Cemetery           33
Kalamazoo Cemetery       6
Kohl Cemetery           6
McCoy Cemetery           35
Morgan Cemetery          15
New Christ Lutheran Cemetery – Norfolk      27
New Lutheran Cemetery – Norfolk          27
Newman Grove City Cemetery          Pl.2
North Branch Lutheran Church (Hauge Synod) Cemetery       Bo.1
Northside Cemetery          36
Odd Fellows Cemetery — Tilden           37
Old Christ Lutheran Cemetery – Norfolk        St.2
Old Lutheran Cemetery – Hoskins        Wa.1
Osborn Cemetery          13
Our Savior’s Lutheran Church Cemetery      Bo.2
Pleasant Valley Cemetery        11
Pleasant View Cemetery          24
Prospect Hill Cemetery – Norfolk         29
Regional Center Cemetery – New        25
Regional Center Cemetery – Old         26
Rosehill Cemetery         17
Schmitt / Rottler Cemetery           4
Shell Creek Lutheran Cemetery – Newman Grove        9
Spring Branch Cemetery         St.3
St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery – Battle Creek         20
St. John’s Lutheran / Green Garden Cemetery           5
St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery – Battle Creek      20
St. Leonard’s Catholic Cemetery – Madison      2
St. Leonard’s Cemetery — Madison, NE.        2
St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery – Tilden        An.1
St. Matthew Lutheran Cemetery – Meadow Grove         34
St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery – Battle Creek   32
St. Patrick Cemetery – Battle Creek       32
St. Paul Lutheran / Buffalo Creek Cemetery      23
St. Paul’s Lutheran – Newman Grove      16
St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery – Norfolk        28
St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery – St. Bernard      Pl.1
Terry Cemetery          36
Tilden City Cemetery       37
Trinity Lutheran # 1 Cemetery – Newman Grove        10
Trinity Lutheran # 2 Cemetery – Newman Grove        16
Trinity Lutheran Cemetery – Hoskins            Wa.1
Union Cemetery            19
Warren Cemetery           36
Wedekind Cemetery        8
Williams’ Cemetery          24
Zion Cemetery        St.1
Zion Evangelical Cemetery          4
Zion Lutheran Cemetery         8

 

1. Crown Hill Cemetery
{ Clausen Cemetery }
From Jct. of Highways 81 & 32 go south four-tenths mile. Turn east and then south. Go south for five-tenths mile. The cemetery is on the east side of the road.
( Madison Township ) T 21 N R 1 W Sec. 4

2. St. Leonard’s Cemetery
{ St. Leonard’s Catholic Cemetery }
From Jct. of Highways 81 & 32 go south four-tenths mile. Turn east and then south. Go south for three-tenths mile. The cemetery is on the west side of the road.
( Madison Township ) T 21 N R 1 W Sec. 5

3. Barnes Reserve Cemetery in Madison, NE., intersection of 8th Street and Main Ave. go west three-tenths mile to 8th St. and Ingram. Go south one block to 9th Street and then turn east. The cemetery is up on the hill.
( Madison Township ) T 21 N R 1 W Sec. 5

4. Zion Evangelical Cemetery
{ Schmitt / Rottler Cemetery }
In Madison, NE., intersection of 3rd Street and Main Ave. go west for six and five-tenths miles. Turn south and go two miles. Then turn east for one-tenth mile. The cemetery is located on the north side of the road.
( Green Garden Township ) T 21 N R 2 W Sec. 8

5. Green Garden Cemetery
{ St. John’s Lutheran / Green Garden Cemetery }
In Madison, NE., intersection of 3rd Street and Main Ave. go west for six and five-tenths miles. Turn south and go one and one-half miles. The cemetery is located on the east side of the road behind St. John’s Lutheran Church.
( Green Garden Township ) T 21 N R 2 W Sec. 8

6. Kohl Cemetery
{ German Methodist Episcopal Zion Cemetery }
{ Kalamazoo Cemetery }
From Jct. of Highways 121 and 32 go one mile west. Turn south and go three and one-half miles. From Newman Grove, NE., intersection of 8th Street and Burrows Ave. go five-tenths mile north. Turn east and go for eight miles. Then turn north and go one and one-half miles. The cemetery is on the east side of the road.
( Kalamazoo Township ) T 21 N R 3 W Sec. 24

7. Iowa Valley Cemetery From Jct. of Highways 121 and 32 go west for three miles. In Madison, NE., intersection of 3rd Street and Main Ave. go west for ten and one-half miles. The cemetery is located on the south side of the highway. The entrance is located on the gravel road on the east side of the cemetery.
( Kalamazoo Township ) T 21 N R 3 W Sec. 4

8. Zion Lutheran Cemetery
{ Wedekind Cemetery }
{ Evangelical Lutheran Zion Cemetery of Kalamazoo }
{ Evangelical Lutheran Zion Church of Kalamazoo Cemetery }
From Jct. of Highways 121 and 32 go west for four miles. Turn south and go for four and six-tenths miles. In Newman Grove, NE., intersection of 8th Street and Burrows Ave. go north for five-tenths mile. Turn east and go five miles. Then turn north for three-tenths mile. The cemetery is on the east side of the road.
( Kalamazoo Township ) T 21 N R 3 W Sec. 28

9. Shell Creek Lutheran Cemetery From Newman Grove, NE., intersection of 8th Street and Burrows Ave. go north for one and five-tenths miles. Turn east and go for four-tenths mile. The cemetery is located on the north side of the road.
( Shell Creek Township ) T 21 N R 4 W Sec. 22

10. Trinity Lutheran # 1 Cemetery In Newman Grove, NE., intersection of 8th Street and Burrows Ave. go west for one mile. Turn north and go five-tenths mile. Then turn west and go five-tenths mile. The cemetery is on the north side of the road.
( Shell Creek Township ) T 21 N R 4 W Sec. 29

11. Pleasant Valley Cemetery
{ German Lutheran Cemetery }
{ Besk Cemetery }
From Norfolk, NE., Jct. of Highways 81 and 275 go south on Highway 81 for nine and one-tenth mile. Turn east and go for one and six-tenths miles. From Madison, NE., Jct. of Highways 81 & 32 go north on Highway 81 for four and four-tenths miles. Turn east and go for one and six-tenths miles. The cemetery is on the south side of the road.
( Union Township ) T 22 N R 1 W Sec. 14

12. Fairview Cemetery
{ Fairview Precinct Methodist Cemetery }
From Enola, Ne., intersection of 553rd Ave and 833rd Road in Enola, NE., go five miles west. Turn south and go one mile. Then turn west to get to the entrance of the cemetery. The cemetery is on the west side of the road and on the north side of the road. From Battle Creek, NE., intersection of McAllister Street and Highway 121 go south for eight miles. Turn east and go for two miles. The cemetery is on the north side of the road.
( Fairview Township ) T 22 N R 2 W Sec. 8

13. Osborn Cemetery
{ Mt. Zion Cemetery }
From Madison, NE., intersection of 3rd Street and Main Ave. go west on Highway 32 for ten and five-tenths mile. Then turn north and go three and five-tenths mile. Turn east into a farmers dirt road through a field for three-tenths mile. From Battle Creek, NE., intersection of McAllister Street and Highway 121 go south for eight miles. Turn west and go three miles. Then turn south for five-tenths mile. Turn east into a farmers dirt road through a field for three-tenths mile.
( Schoolcraft Township ) T 22 N R 3 W Sec. 15

14. Emerick Cemetery From Meadow Grove, NE., Jct. of Highway 275 and 4th Street go south for eight and eight-tenths miles. The cemetery is on the west side of the road.
( Emerick Township ) T 22 N R 4 W Sec. 2

15. Morgan Cemetery From Meadow Grove, NE., Jct. of Highway 275 and 4th Street go south for twelve miles. Turn west and go for one and five-tenths miles. The cemetery is located on the south side of the road at the top of the hill.
( Emerick Township ) T 22 N R 4 W Sec. 27

16. Trinity Lutheran # 2 Cemetery
{ St. Paul’s Lutheran – Newman Grove }
{ German Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery – Newman Grove }

From Newman Grove, NE., intersection of Hale Ave. and 8th Street go north on Highway 45 for eight and five-tenths miles. The cemetery is on the west side of the road.
( Emerick Township ) T 22 N R 4 W Sec. 28

17. Rosehill Cemetery
From Tilden, NE., go south for thirteen miles on Highway 45 to the junction with Highway 32. Then turn east for five-tenths miles. The cemetery is located on the north side of the road.
( Emerick Township ) T 22 N R 4 W Sec. 19

18. Alberry Cemetery
{ Allberry Cemetery }
From Norfolk, NE., Jct. of Highways 81 and 275 go south on Highway 81 for one and five-tenths miles. Turn west and go for three miles. Then turn south and go for one and five-tenths miles. Then turn west and go for two miles. From Battle Creek, NE., intersection of Main Street and Highway 121 go south for one and seven-tenths miles. Turn east and go for four miles. The cemetery is located on the south side of the road.
( Battle Creek Township ) T 23 N R 2 W Sec. 15

19. Union Cemetery
{ Battle Creek Union Cemetery }
From Battle Creek, NE., intersection of Main Street and Highway 121 go south for one and three-tenths miles. The cemetery is located on the west side of the road.
( Highland Township ) T 23 N R 3 W Sec. 12

20. St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery
{ St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery }
From Battle Creek, NE., intersection of Main Street and Highway 121 go south for one and one-tenth miles. The cemetery is located on the west side of the road.
( Highland Township ) T 23 N R 3 W Sec. 12

21. Deer Creek Cemetery From Battle Creek, NE., intersection of Highway 121 and McAllister Street go west for five and four-tenths miles. From Meadow Grove, NE., intersection of Highway 275 and 4th Street go south for two miles. Then turn east and go one and six-tenths miles. The cemetery is located on the south side of the road.
( Highland Township ) T 23 N R 3 W Sec. 6

22. Hutchins Cemetery From Meadow Grove, NE., intersection of Highway 275 and 4th Street go four miles south. Then turn east and go one mile. The cemetery is on the north side of the road.
( Grove Township ) T 23 N R 4 W Sec. 12

23. Buffalo Creek Cemetery
{ St. Paul Lutheran – Buffalo Creek Cemetery }
From Meadow Grove, NE., intersection of Highway 275 and 4th Street go six miles south. Then turn west and go two and six-tenths miles. From Tilden, NE., intersection of 2nd Street and Center Street go seven miles south. Then turn east and go two and four-tenths miles. The cemetery is on the south side of the road and on the west side of Buffalo Creek.
( Grove Township ) T 23 N R 4 W Sec. 28

24. Williams’ Cemetery
{ Pleasant View Cemetery }
From Tilden, NE., go south on Highway 45 for five and five-tenths miles. There is a slight bend in the road that goes around this small cemetery. The cemetery is on the east side of the road.
( Grove Township ) T 23 N R 4 W Sec. 18

25. Regional Center Cemetery – New
From Norfolk, NE., Jct. of Highway 24 and Benjamin Ave. it is located just to the northwest of this intersection. Entrance is on Benjamin Ave.
( Norfolk Township ) T 24 N R 1 W Sec. 13

26. Regional Center Cemetery – Old In Norfolk, NE., this cemetery is located on the grounds of the Regional Center and permission should be obtained and ask them for directions. Note that this cemetery is not very accessible any more for the general public.

27. New Lutheran Cemetery
{ New Christ Lutheran Cemetery }
{ Chri
st Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery }

In Norfolk, NE., this cemetery is located at 12th Street and Maple Ave.
The main entrance is at 12th Street and Maple Ave. The cemetery is located
on the north side of Maple Ave.
( Norfolk Township ) T 24 N R 1 W Sec. 22

28. St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery – Norfolk
In Norfolk, NE., this cemetery is located at 13th Street and Georgia Ave.
The entrance is on Georgia Ave. The cemetery is located on the east side of
13th Street and on the north side of Georgia Ave.
( Norfolk Township )
T 24 N R 1 W Sec 22

29. Prospect Hill Cemetery In Norfolk, NE., this cemetery is located at 13th and Maple Ave. There is an entrance on 13th Street and another entrance on Maple Ave. The cemetery is located on the west side of 13th Street and on the north side of Maple Ave. From 13th Street and Norfolk Ave. the 13th street entrance is six-tenths of a mile north of Norfolk Ave. 13th Street is also Highway 81. From Benjamin Ave. go south on 13th Street for four-tenths miles .
( Norfolk Township ) T 24 N R 1 W Sec. 21

30. Hillcrest Cemetery
{ Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery }
In Norfolk, NE., this cemetery is located one-half mile north of Benjamin Ave. on 13th Street. From Norfolk Ave. and 13th Street the entrance is one and one-half miles north on 13th Street. 13th Street also known as Highway 81. The cemetery is located on the west side of the road.
( Norfolk Township ) T 24 N R 1 W Sec. 16

31. Best Cemetery From Norfolk, NE., intersection of Highway 275 and 61st Street west of town go north for five-tenths miles to the Half-Mile Road. Then turn west and go one mile. Then turn north on county road marked 550th Ave. for five-tenths miles. The cemetery is located on the hill on the east side of the road.
( Valley Township ) T 24 N R 2 W Sec 23

32. St. Patrick Cemetery
{ St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery }
From Battle Creek, NE., intersection of Highway 121 and McAllister Street go east for five-tenths miles. The cemetery is located on the north side of the road.
( Valley Township ) T 24 N R 2 W Sec. 31

33. Jackson Cemetery
{ Buffington – Jackson Cemetery }
From Battle Creek, NE., Jct. of Highways 121 and 275 go north for one and five-tenths miles. Turn west and go for one mile. Then turn south and follow the road back west for one and two-tenths miles. There is a sign on the north side of the road. To reach the cemetery you will need to travel over private land and go through several gates for one-half mile. It is on top of a large hill. You will need permission to go over this private land.
( Deer Creek Township ) T 24 N R 3 W Sec. 15

34. St. Matthew Lutheran Cemetery
From Meadow Grove, NE., intersection of Highway 275 and 4th Street go
south for one and seven-tenths miles. The cemetery is on the west side of
the road.
( Jefferson Township ) T 24 N R 4 W Sec. 35

35. McCoy Cemetery
{ Dry Creek Cemetery }
From Meadow Grove, NE., intersection of Highway 275 and 4th Street go one mile south. Then turn west and go for two and five-tenths miles. The cemetery is on the south side of the road.
( Jefferson Township ) T 24 N R 4 W Sec. 33

36. Warren Cemetery
{ Terry Cemetery }
{ Howard Cemetery }
{ Northside Cemetery }
From Tilden, NE., intersection of Highway 275 and the county road east of town go one and five-tenths miles east on this county road. Then turn north and go for one and eight-tenths miles. The cemetery is located on the east side of the road.
( Jefferson Township ) T 24 N R 4 W Sec. 9

37. Tilden City Cemetery
{ I.O.O.F. Cemetery }
{ Odd Fellows Cemetery }
In Tilden, NE., intersection of 8th Street and Center Street go east two-tenths of a mile. The cemetery is on the south side of the street. The cemetery is located in the south-east part of the city. Adjoining to the west is the Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery.
( Jefferson Township ) T 24 N R 4 W Sec. 19

38. Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery – Tilden In Tilden, NE., intersection of 8th Street and Center Street go east two-tenths of a mile. The cemetery is on both the north and south sides of the street. The cemetery is located in the south-east part of the city. Adjoining to the east is the Tilden City Cemetery also known as the Odd Fellows Cemetery.
( Jefferson Township ) T 24 N R 4 W Sec. 19

ABANDONED CEMETERIES IN MADISON COUNTY

These show no signs of existence as farmed over for over 50 years.
Highland Township T 23 N R 3 W Sec. 11 and Sec. 14
Norfolk Township T 24 N R 1 W Sec. 21
Valley Township T 24 N R 2 W Sec. 19

If you know of other cemetery locations past or present, that have not been included, please contact AGS with the information. Thank you.

CEMETERIES IN NEARBY COUNTIES
The names within { } are also the names the cemetery was known by in earlier days and may have been called by some people.

An.1. St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery In Tilden, NE., intersection of 2nd Street and Center Street go west one mile. Turn south and go one mile. The cemetery is on the west side of the road.
( Burnette Township, Antelope County ) T 24 N R 5 W Sec. 23

Bo.1  Immanuel–Zion East Branch Cemetery
{ North Branch Lutheran Church [ Hauge Synod ] Cemetery }
From Tilden, NE., go 13 miles south to intersection of Highway 45 and 32. Go west on Highway 32 for five miles. Turn north and go two miles and then turn east for four-tenths mile. The cemetery is on the north side of the road on a hill.
( North Branch Shell Creek East Township, Boone County ) T 22 N R 5 W Sec. 8

Bo.2  Immanuel–Zion West Branch Cemetery
{ Our Savior’s Lutheran Church Cemetery }
From Tilden, NE., go 13 miles south to intersection of Highway 45 and 32. Go west on Highway 32 for five miles. Turn north and go one and eight- tenths miles. The cemetery is on the west side of the road on a hill.
( North Branch Shell Creek East Township, Boone County ) T 22 N R 5 W Sec. 18

Bo.3 Dahlsborg Cemetery From Tilden, NE., go 13 miles south to intersection of Highway 45 and 32. Go south for another two and one-half miles. The cemetery is on the west side of the road.
( North Branch Shell Creek East Township, Boone County ) T 21 N R 5 W Sec. 1

Bo.4 Immanuel–Zion South Branch Cemetery
{ Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery }
From Tilden, NE., go 13 miles south to intersection of Highway 45 and 32. Go west on Highway 32 for three miles. Turn south and go three and one- tenths miles. The cemetery is on the east side of the road on a hill.
( North Branch Shell Creek East Township, Boone County ) T 21 N R 5 W Sec. 10

Pi.1 Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery – Hadar From intersection of Highway 81 and Highway 13 go west one and four- tenths mile. Follow Highway 13 north for three-tenths mile. Turn left and go two-tenths miles. The cemetery is on the north side of the road. In Hadar, NE., follow Highway 13 north for three-tenths miles. Turn left (west) for two-tenths miles. The cemetery is on the north side of the road.
( South Branch Township, Pierce County ) T 25 N R 1 W Sec. 29

Pl.1 St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery – St. Bernard In Newman Grove, NE. from the intersection of Railroad Ave. and Eighth Street go east for seven and six-tenths miles. The cemetery is on the south side of the road. From Lindsay, NE., it is three miles north and three and one-half miles east. From St. Bernard, NE. one-half mile west, one and one-half miles north, and one-half mile east. The cemetery is on the south side of the road.
( St. Bernard Township, Platte County ) T 20 N R 3 W Sec. 2

Pl.2 Hope Cemetery
{ Newman Grove City Cemetery }
In Newman Grove, NE., it is located just south of the city on the west side of Highway 45. It is located on a hill.
( Walker Township, Platte County ) T 20 N R 4 W Sec. 4

St.1 Bauermeister Cemetery
{ Zion Cemetery — Stanton County }
In Norfolk, NE., intersection of Victory Road and Norfolk Ave. go east one- tenth mile to E. Norfolk Ave. Follow E. Norfolk Ave for nine-tenths miles to intersection of Grandview Drive. Turn north on Grandview Drive for three- tenths miles. There is a locked gate at this point. Keys are needed to unlock the gate and can be requested from Christ Lutheran Church in Norfolk, Ne. during regular office hours. This cemetery is then located four-tenths miles north and then two-tenths miles east. This is a unimproved road. The Old Christ Lutheran Cemetery is adjacent to the north.
( Spring Branch Township, Stanton County ) T 24 N R 1 E Sec. 19

St.2 Old Christ Lutheran Cemetery
{ German Ev. Lutheran Cemetery — Stanton County }
In Norfolk, NE., intersection of Victory Road and Norfolk Ave. go east one- tenth mile to E. Norfolk Ave. Follow E. Norfolk Ave for nine-tenths miles to intersection of Grandview Drive. Turn north on Grandview Drive for three- tenths miles. There is a locked gate at this point. Keys are needed to unlock the gate and can be requested from Christ Lutheran Church in Norfolk, Ne. during regular office hours. This cemetery is then located four-tenths miles north and then two-tenths miles east. This is a unimproved road. The Bauermeister Cemetery is adjacent to the south.
( Spring Branch Township, Stanton County ) T 24 N R 1 E Sec. 19

St.3 Spring Branch Cemetery In Norfolk, NE., intersection of Victory Road and Norfolk Ave. follow Highway 35 north for four and five-tenths miles. There is a sign for Peace Church at this point. Turn west for one-tenth mile. The cemetery is located to the south of the Peace United Church of Christ building.
( Spring Branch Township, Stanton County ) T 24 N R 1 E Sec. 4

Wa.1 Trinity Lutheran Cemetery
{ Old Lutheran Cemetery — Wayne County }

From Norfolk, NE., intersection of Victory Road and Norfolk Ave. follow
Highway 35 north for five and four-tenths miles. Turn west on 846 Road for
four-tenths mile and then turn north for one mile. Then turn east for one-
tenth mile and the cemetery is on the north side of the road on a hill.
From the north end of Main Street in Hoskins, NE., go west for one-tenth
mile and turn south. Follow this road as it turns west for one and three-
tenths miles. The cemetery is on the north side of the road on a hill.
( Hoskins Township, Wayne County)
T 25 N R 1 E Sec. 28

St. Anthony’s Catholic Church

St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in St. Charles township, rural West Point will be celebrating its150th year.  The article on it can be found in the newspaper “Norfolk Daily News”, Friday, June 2, 2017 on page 9.

The early settlers were Anton Fischer, Frank Grewe, Frederick Grovijohn, Fred Kaup, Joseph Kaup, Matthias Schmuecker, Charles Schueth, Henry Harstick. Later the surnames of Drueke, Gerken, Goeken and Kappius were added.

Church Denomination Websites

The following is a list of some major church denominations                 and the websites for them

Seventh-day Adventist Church   http://www.adventist.org

Assemblies of God  http://www.ag.org

Southern Baptist Convention   http://www.sbc.net

Catholic Church http://w2.vatican.va/content/vatican/en.html

United Church of Christ  http://www.ucc.org

Churches of Christ  http://church-of-christ.org

Episcopal Church USA (Anglican)  http://www.episcopalchurch.org

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America  http://www.goarch.org

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America http://www.elca.org

Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod   http://www.lcms.org

United Methodist Church   http://www.umc.org

Presbyterian Church–U.S.A.   http://www.pcusa.org

Other websites for the major traditions

Calvinism    http://www.reformed.org

Catholicism   http://www.catholic.net

Eastern Orthodox  http://www.assemblyofbishops.org

Orthodoxy   http://www.orthodox.org

Mennonites   http://www.mennolink.org

 

 

 

War Letters World War II

An article in the newspaper “Norfolk Daily News”, Tuesday, May 30, 2000 on page 2 had a story about letters being sent and received from military members.  The names below are those that were mentioned in the article.

“Stan McComber to his sister-in-law after he visited the grave of his brother and her late husband.”

“One from Pvt 1st Class Donald Luedtke, who was in Taejon, Korea, with the U.S. Army 24th Division.”

“Lt. Frank Rogers of Omaha served in World War II along side his brother, Bernard, who was killed in action.” A letter he sent to his father.

“Capt. Margaret Gaule of Omaha sent to her husband, while stationed in Okinawa during World War II.”

 

Pioneer Farm Family awards

The following names come the newspaper “Norfolk Daily News”, Saturday, June 3, 2000 on page 2. These are the ones who were given the award in 2000 and are the area recipients for 19 counties. “In order to qualify, a parcel of land must have been owned consecutively by members of the same family for at least 100 years.” This list will be as listed in the newspaper by county then by name and city.

Antelope — Allen & Janice Dozler, Elgin; Dale Johnson,  Brunswick; Lehr Farms, Omaha;                    Willie Shrader, Ewing; Robert Scott, Tilden; Bill & Nancy Wylie, Elgin

Boone — CK Farms Incorporated, Albion; Mildred Greitens, Petersburg;                                              Mrs. Warren Wilton, Petersburg

Boyd — Donald & Joan Hoffman, Omaha; Thomas & Joanne Langan, O’Neill;                                  Walter & Lucille Motacek, Spencer; Alberta Sieler, Lynch

Burt — Virginia Follstad, Whitewater, Wisconsin

Cedar — Kathleen Brodersen, Yanton, South Dakota; Dalton Gillilan, Wausa;                                     Claire & Norma Janssen, Coleridge; John and Norbert Leise, Wynot;                                   David & Marlene Pick, Coleridge; Larry & JoAnn Rathgeber, Coleridge

Cherry — Claude & Bruce Reyman, Wood Lake; Mary Carr Swendener, Mullen

Colfax — Emil & H. Nadine Beran, Howells; Eugene & Jerane Figgner, Fremont;                                Duane Horn, Schuyler; Leonard Shonka, Schuyler

Cuming — Mark Harstick, West Point; Brian & Doreen Fischer, West Point;                                          Marcella Schlecht, West Point; Amos & Laverne Schulzkump, West Point

Dixon — Walter & Dorothy Hale, Allen; Lavern & Opal Harder, Wayne;                                               Leroy & Helen  Hoesing, Newecastle; Edwin & Esther Schwarten, Emerson;                      Jerry & Karma Thomas, Newcastle

Dodge — Ronald Dames, Scribner; Anna Mae Elkmeier, Dodge; Lou Kroenke, Dodge;                      Robert & Louella Larsen, Fremont

Holt — Kenneth Coolidge, Lincoln;  Edward & Margretha Kaczor, O”Neill;                                        Walter Kollman, Atkinson; Albert Thoendel, Ewing;                                                                Norman & Genelle Trowbridge, Page; Widtfeldt Trust, O”Neill

Keya Paha –Denis Palmer, Springview; Gerald & Lois Titus, Springview;                                                  Brad Weston, Boyne City, Michigan

Knox — Roger & Cindy Effle, Orchard; Merle Milne, Creighton;                                                            Brandon Novak, Yankton, South Dakota; Robert & Norma Morrill, Creighton;                        Janice Peed, Verdigre

Madison — Janet Heath, Cedar Bluffs; Donald Koenig, Newman Grove;                                                 Danny & Peggy Patzel, Newman Grove

Pierce — Scott & Constance Bloomquist, McLean; Arvid & Sharon Monson, Wausa;                          Dennis Wacker, Osmond

Platte — Dennis & Norene Kuhr, Creston; Jerry & Darlene Herchenbach, Humphrey;                       Marilyn Theilen Vrana, Aurora

Rock — Allen Sybrant, Bassett

Stanton — Mardelle Gnirk, Hoskins; Esther Roker Wantlin, Stanton;                                                      Margaret Schellpeper, Stanton

Wayne — Dennis & Gloria Evans, Winside; Norman Haglund, Wayne;                                                   Zita Jenkins, Wayne; Kathleen Karr Caughenour, Cheyenne, Wyoming;                               Dallas & Marcella Schellenberg, Winside