Garden County Nebraska
Plum Creek Cemetery

Headstone

The following listing begins in the SW corner of the cemetery. 
The graves of servicemen are noted in blue.

Row 1

  • Brooks, Ruth Jane, 1940 - 1967 
  • Brooks, Charles Curry, 1870 -1944 
  • Brooks, Martha Jane, 1876 - 1948 
  • Brooks, Leonard Earl, 1920 - 1921 
  • Graham, Orville Wayne, 1926 - 1926 
  • Graham, Cornelia N. , Sept 2 1898 - … 
  • Graham, Vernon C. April 10 1892 - March 18, 1970 
  • Graham, Evert Louis, March 9, 1924 - Jan 7 1984 
  • Feather, C.R. Dec 25 1880 - Dec. 29, 1949 
  • Feather, Anna C. Shoemaker, Oct 6, 1887 - Nov 4, 1974 
  • Goodro, George H. 1869 - 1945 
  • Burtwell, Sarah Jane, 1871 - 1937 
  • Goodro, Roy, 1916 - 1917 
  • Row 2

  • Noetzelmann, Roy, 1930 -1946 
  • Fischer, Kendra Sept 16, 1954 - Dec 27, 1970 
  • Berglund, Frank, 1894 - 
  • Berglund, Elsie, 1894 - 1965 
  • Fischer, Christian, C. 1875 - 1950 
  • Fischer, Mary V. 1889 - 1971
  • Row 3

  • Temple, Mary Adelaide, 1870 - 1939 
  • Eggers, Enoch, 1835 - 1919 
  • Eggers, Lydia, 1832 - 1914 
  • Eggers, J. Marion, 1860 - 1931 
  • Eggers, Nettie I. 1875 - 1944 
  • Laban, J. Bernhard, Jan 27 1866 - June 20, 1932 
  • Laban, Carolina, Nov 18, 1859 - June 17, 1921 
  • Copley, Mary, 1882 - 1921 
  • Copley, Ira, 1876 - 1930 
  • Copley, Ethel, 1900 - 1921 
  • Copley, Hope, died Jan 7, 1921 
  • Newton, George 1869 - 1950 
  • Newton, Amy 1874 - 1959 
  • Unknown 
  • Newton, A.V. Age 3 yr 3 mo - not readable 
  • Schmidt, Brigitte 1908 - 1911 
  • Schmidt, Maren April 16 - 1881 - may 31, 1937 
  • Schmidt, John May 11, 1880 - Sept 26, 1950 
  • Pratt, Baby May 21, 1917 - May 23 1917 broken headstone 
  • Pratt, Walter, Aug 28, 1907 - Feb 26 1909 
  • Berglund, Henry, 1897 -1978 
  • Berglund, August C. 1864 - 1955 
  • Berglund, John A. 1860 - 1906 
  • Berglund, Allen 1902 - 1904 
  • Moffat, Althea Rose - died 1942 
  • Moffat, Alice 1902 - 
  • Moffat, Harold 1906 - 1979
  • Row 4

  • Miller, Bonnie Jean 1926 - 1927 
  • Brown, Ben 1892 - 1961 
  • Brown, Ellen Boggs May 26, 1869 - Aug 14, 1976 
  • Boggs, David L. Aug 2, 1869 - Dec 13, 1925 
  • Rice, Dr. C.S. 1855 - 1928 
  • Rice, Emily, 1848 - 1920 
  • Boggs, Bernard L. May 4, 1915 - March 22, 1917 
  • Cochran, James J. 1879 - 1957 
  • Cochran, Arthur R. 1872 - 1954 
  • Cochran, Mary E. 1862 - 1939 
  • Cochran, Elizabeth Feb 20, 1887 - Dec 6, 1909 
  • Cochran, Samuel 1867 - 1934 
  • Cochran, Maude D. 1883 - 1947 
  • Clark, Anna 1831 - 1896 
  • Clark, Thomas 1833 - 1904
  • Row 4 continued

  • Meeker, Elizabeth Nov 20, 1816 - Dec 28, 1900 
  • Wilson, Dick, 1887 - 1953 
  • Wilson, Mollie R. 1860 - 1947 
  • Wilson, James 1850 - 1906 
  • Parkhurst, Spencer - no dates 
  • Orr, Ellen M. died March 7, 1907 
  • Orr, Elsie, L. died Feb 2, 1908 
  • Orr, Margaret W. 1924 
  • Orr, James W. 1868 - 1939 
  • Orr, Jennie 1878 - 1976 
  • Orr, John E. 1908 - 1978 
  • McNaught, Roxanna Nov 15, 1828 - June 26, 1900 
  • McCormick, James W. June 10, 1866 - April 11, 1900 
  • McCormick, Susan G. Oct. 30, 1864 - Nov 23, 1921 
  • McCormick, Andrew G. Sept 15, 1862 - Nov 11, 1929
  • Row 5

  • Caslin, James J. 1857 - 1937 
  • Caslin, Mary E. 1868 - 1943 
  • Ross, Mary K. April 29, 1844 - Dec 2. 1887 
    • The first grave in Plum Creek Cemetery 
  • Woods, Mary March 29, 1810 - Oct 8, 1890 
  • Woods, Greenville J. died Sept 25, 1879 
  • Woods, Julia died April 18, 1896 
  • Woods, John July 15, 1843 - April 19, 1915 
  • Boggs, Hugh July 12, 1845 - Dec 15, 1914 
  • Boggs, Nancy July 8, 1841 - Dec 28, 1910 
  • Boggs John W. Dec 22, 1866 - Sept 27, 1889 
  • Meeker, Anna Feb 28, 1887 - Aug 18, 1890 
  • Meeker, Herbert June 1, 1884 - Aug 13, 1890 
  • Mills, Homere died Aug 10, 1890 
  • Children of Lugius C. and Matilda Mills 
    • Mills,Addie May, died Aug 19, 1890 
    • Mills, Freddie E. died Aug 13, 1890 
    • Mills, Eva Annie died Aug 10, 1890 
  • Hartman, Edward M. April 19, 1860 - June 30, 1951 
  • Hartman, Jennie M. March 20, 1861 - Nov 22, 1928 
  • Hartman, Callie L. Feb 9, 1884 - Jan 3, 1891 
  • Hartman, Maude P. Sept 26, 1891 - Dec 19, 1899 
  • Mevich, Wm. 1872 - 1891 
  • Hoyleman, John J. April 21, 1818 - Aug 31, 1891 
  • Lewis, Charles E. March 1892 - March 1964 
  • Lewis, Eli E. April 12, 1849 - Sept 18, 1914 
  • Lewis, Clara E. March 3, 1866 - April 16, 1963 
  • Graham, Jas. No dates 
  • Sonnenberg, Maud died Feb 1914 
  • Sonnenberg, Myrtle R. Mar 12, 1912 - Mar 29, 1924 
  • Sonnenberg, Mary H. 1888 - 1940
  • Row 6

  • Vance, Roscoe 1868 - 1952 
  • Vance, Sarah E. 1870 - 1925 
  • Newton, Ralph 1890 - 1941 
  • Newton, Mina 1890 - 1972 
  • Wells, Nannie Eggers Sept 2, 1900 - Dec 9, 1931 
  • Eggers, C.M. Dec 23, 1867 - July 13, 1946 
  • Eggers, Mollie Boggs Feb 18, 1868 - Sept 21, 1945 
  • Eggers, infant daughter died Nov 27, 1896 
  • McCormick, Alfred J. 1895 - 1956 
  • McCormick, Jane M. 1893 - 1980 
  • Orr, Joseph Cyrus Oct. 17, 1890 - April 25, 1967 
  • Hitchens, Marie E. 1894 - 1954 
  • Hitchens, Joseph H. 1876 - 1932 
  • Orr, Calhoun 1853 - 1926 
  • Bills, Ada Marie 1900 - 1932
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    On the tombstone of John Woods is engraved the following:  

    We came into this world naked and bare,  
    Go through it with nothing but trouble and care,  
    When we die, we go, the Lord knows where,  
    But if we’re right here, we’re all right there

    Strand of Barbed Wire

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