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Mineral Creek Cemetery
Clay Township
Section 32

Located on land owned by Denny Somerville, Mineral Creek has been designated a Pioneer Cemetery. USGS lists it as "North Mineral" aka "Mineral Creek."

Photo: Marsha Wright

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There are additional headstone photos at the Iowa Gravestone Photo Project.

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1998 RESTORATION photos.

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This reading was provided by the JCGS .

1FergusonRobert 02/23/186362 yrs 3 mos 10 days
2WestWilliamabt. 184802/02/187425 yrs 5 mos - s/o Joseph & Emma Mary (Needham) West of England - to USA in 1853
3BodenhoferJacob Frederick Sr  04/08/1889 90 yrs 1 mo 4 days - 1st wife: Elizabeth Burger - 2nd wife: Thalke Pecks/Pecke born Hanover, Germany
3BodenhoferElizabeth (Burger) 01/16/1869w/o Jacob F Bodenhofer, Sr. - She was born in Switzerland
3ShikeJakie M 04/22/649 yrs 4 mos. - s/o John & Mary Eliabeth (Bodenhofer) Shike - base only. Death date might be 08 April.
3SoesbeAmos 08/14/18542 mos 10 days -s/o Wm F & Christina M (Bodenhofer) Soesbe
3SoesbeAnnie G 02/18/1861d/o Wm F & Christina M (Bodenhofer) Soesbe base only
4HonetorWilliam 05/04/1865 Co D 2nd IA Inf - born PA
4HonetorMelley M 00/02/1864w/o J Honetor - J C H on footstone (maybe her husband)
4HonetorThomas W 01/01/1861 
4TaylorSarah 12/28/1858 63 yrs 1 mo 24 days - w/o Thomas S Taylor
4DawsonOtho N 07/31/1885 60 yrs - wife: Isabel
4BibbeySarah (Hutton)02/20/180207/25/186967 yrs 5 mos 5 days-w/o Abraham Bibbey, Sr - d/o James & Elizabeth (Harman) Hutton - married Scioto Co., OH, -Base stone says "McDonnell Lyons"
5GriffingCharles T 08/08/188372 yrs - born CT -wife: Juliett Taylor
5MooreMary E (Nicholes) 02/13/186323 yrs -w/o Seaborn Moore - d/o John B & Mary (Hutton) Nicholes
5NicholsMarsha Ann "Marsham" 10/24/18628 yrs 11 mos 21 days - d/o John B & Juliett (Taylor) Nicholes
5NicholesEmma J 01/08/1856d/o John B & Juliett (Taylor) Nicholes
5NicholesThomas C 12/10/18553 yrs 6 mos 2 days -s/o John B & Juliett (Taylor) Nicholes
5NicholesMary H (Hutton)181604/08/1850 34 yrs 8 mos 24 days -w/o John B Nicholes - d/o James & Elizabeth (Harmon) Hutton -base only
5NicholesJohn B181105/12/1862 51 yrs 1 mo 20 days -born Scioto Co., OH -2nd wife: Juliett Taylor
6MooreFrancis M 01/09/1863s/o J J & I D Moore (stone says sons of J J & ID Moore)
6WalradAdaline 09/30/18523 yrs 3 days - d/o William & Julia A Walrad of New York

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