Iowa Hill Cemetery Index: J ~ L

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A description of the headers for this table:

There are five cemeteries on Find a Grave for the Iowa Hill area:

 

A description of the headers for this table:

Name:
Name of deceased
Marker:
01=2001,
14=2014.
A number in the "14" column indicates the location on the map.
A "Cn" means the person is buried in St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery, otherwise the burial is in the Protestant Cemetery.
A letter, with no number, in this column designates a "cenotaph" erected in memory of a someone whose body was buried elsewhere, or whose ashes were scattered elsewhere. (These are in the Protestant Cemetery.)
New:
An "X" indicates names added since the 2001 transcription.
FAG:
is the number of the online memorial on Find a Grave. To view online memorials, go to www.findagrave.com, click Search, enter the number from the FAG column in the Memorial # field, then press Enter.
Occupation:
ccupation of deceased
Birth Place:
Place of birth
DOD:
Date of death
Cause:
Cause of death
Cem:
1 - Community Cemetery (Protestant, IOOF, Masonic)
2 - St. Dominic's (Originally St. Joseph's) Catholic Cemetery
3 - One or the other
4 - On the Iowa Hill Divide, possibly in a cemetery
5 - Unknown, probably in cemetery
6 - Chinese Cemetery
Age: Mil:
Indicates the person is a veteran of military service; details are in the Comments column.
Comments:
* w/o = wife of
* s/o = son of
* d/o = daughter of

This table last updated: October 1, 2014 .

Name Marker New FAG Occupation Birth Place DOD Cause Cem Age Mil Comments
01 14

J

Jacobsen, Emma M. * 97   53885990   MN 04/01/1973   1 68   W/o Gordon
Jacobson, Gordon "Jake" * 105   53885877   MN 06/18/1963   1 56   H/o Emma, b/o Esther Yonash
James, Elizabeth       110758413 Keeps House England 02/16/1889   4 50   W/o Peter James (deceased), 6 children
James, Peter       110751392 Miner England 04/1880 Mine Accident 4 39   H/o Elizabeth James/6 minor children
Johnson, A. B.       110673074   SC 11/26/1859   5 25 X Mountain Blues Militia.
Johnson, John       114141952   Holland 03/25/1865 Accident 5     Tree fell on him in Humbug Canyon
Johnson, William       114141953 Miner   06/20/1904 Accident, drowned 4 35   Accident/American River, inquest by Waldo Macy
Johnson, William       114141955 Gambler NY 12/22/1854 Hung 4 24   Hung for attacking Montgomery with a knife
Jolly, Margaret       114141961   England 01/02/1892   3 58   W/o William
Jones, George       73929976 Hotel owner England 09/13/1883 Cholera Morbus 2 45   Pioneer Resident, H/o Isabella Jones
Jones, Infant     X 120096760 Infant CA 01/27/1895   4     Infant s/o Mr. & Mrs. W. H. Jones of Iowa Hill
Jones, Isabella       73930029   England 12/24/1878 Enlarged Liver 2 45   Came 1878 to join husband George Jones
Jones, John * 35   89219183 Carpenter Wales 07/08/1882   1 39   H/o Mary, 2 children. AOUW
Jones, Thomas       114141962 Miner England 05/05/1860 Mine accident 5 31   Three miners killed, Jamison mine
Jordan, Simeon "Sim"       114141963 Mine Engineer IA 03/25/1933 Heart Disease 3 87   Lost arm at Lincoln Inaugural; h/o Augusta, b/o Sumner
Jordan, Sumner C.     X 117817168   ME 09/18/1857 Typhoid fever 5     Age ~28, b/o Simeon
Joseph, William W.       114915403 Miner OH     5     Lived in Damascus
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K

Kaelin, Frederick       114141964 Miner Switzerland 02/27/1902 Mine accident 5 24   Drummond Mine tunnel
Keck, George W.       114141965     10/31/1857 Illness 4 30   Died at Wisconsin Hill
Keck, Mrs. G. W.       114141966     10/31/1857 Illness 4 30   Died Wisconsin Hill, w/o George Keck
Kelly, Jack * C35   73930087   NY 09/26/1959   2 82   Liked to sing Irish love songs
Kenny/Kenney, John * C31   73930136   Ireland 10/23/1860   2 23   River miner
Kessel, Joseph * 56   89219313 Miner   1954   1 69   Loved to mine on River. "A Good Joe"
Knox, James Warren       114141967 Miner MA 03/19/1906 Died in Cabin 5 74   Old time resident, well liked, a good man; came to Iowa Hill in early 1850's
Kuhlman, Frederick Henry       89219460 Laborer, saloon owner Germany 01/21/1900 Heart Disease 1 77   Came Iowa Hill 1854. I.O.O.F., h/o Margaret
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L

Lang, Coak       111014798 Infant China 04/07/1897   6 3mo   D/o Ah Sing and wife
Langan, J. P.       114141968 Miner   07/21/1855 Asphyxiated 5     Cleaning old well, Wisconsin Hill
Lawrence, Olive Bucknam       110641089   ME 1867   4 33?   W/o William D., leaves 3 children
Lawrence, William D.       110640722 Attorney/Miner ME 03/01/1870 Mine cave in 5 45 X Placer Guard & Placer Cadets Militia. Pres. Morn. Star Mine, 3 minor children sent to grandparents in ME
Laws, George James       89219533 Farmer IL 08/21/1884 Suicide, Shot self 1 37   Sunstroke years ago. Subject to spells
Layton, Janet Louise   90 X 109751790   Oakland CA 05/15/2010   1 70   S/o Al Cass
Leighton, August L.       110674107   ME 12/25/1895   4 70 X Placer Cadets Militia, h/o Alice
Leonard, Amelia J.   C18   43140049 Child Birds Flat CA 11/16/1857   4 2   D/o John/Nancy Leonard. Buried Birds Flat; also cenotaph in St. Dominic's
Leonard, John       89219604 Miner SC 08/17/1876 Brain apoplexy 1 59   H/o Nancy Ann, 2 remaining children
Leonard, John G.       89219679 Child Birds Flat CA 02/13/1867 Drown 1 7   S/o John/Nancy Leonard
Lermond, Andrew J.       114141969 Miner/Carpenter ME 01/03/1903 Diabetes 5 73   30 yr. resident, Grizzly Flat
Liddell, John     X 120534485   CA 04/05/1929   5 67   S/o Christina
Liddell/Liddle, Christina MacNeal     X 111564382   Scotland 05/25/1899   3 74   W/o William L.; mother of seven (John was one); family farmed & mined in Grizzly Flat. Bright and gentle soul, full of kindness.
Little, Emma Jane "Jenny" * 12   79385445 Music teacher MI 11/20/1888   1 47   Newspaper names as Jennie E., w/o Charles H.
Livingston, Charles "Doc" * 79   25600753 Miner NY 11/15/1997 Illness 1 77 X Army, WWII. h/o Kathy. Believed in People
Lodge, Sarah Ann * 45   25600774 Child   04/01/1856   1 3   D/o Thomas & Ann "Dearest ones you have left us and your loss we truly mourn."
Lodge, Thomas * 45   25600769 Miner England 01/30/1869   1 49   "My husband and child". H/o Ann
Lombard, Harry     X 124645290     12/09/1879 Illness 3 19   S/o James & Louisa Jane Lombard, Damascus. Died San Francisco, ill 7 months. While he died in SFO, Inscription "may the sod of thy loved Mt. home, É rest lightly on thy brow" implies he was buried in Iowa Hill where his parents lived.
Lopes, Don Pedro       114141970 Infant Spain 06/17/1857 Unknown 4     Inquest held/Kings Hill
Love, Charles       114141971 Farmer (160 acres) GA 02/25/1880   5 63   Died in great poverty, Ranch Kings Hill
Lubke, Henry       114141972 Miner Prussia 05/05/1860 Mine cave in 5 38   Known as Dutch Henry. 3 killed at Jamison Mine
Luthe, Terry Joe "G.I. Joe" * 65   87216914   IL 01/24/1987   1 40 X Army, Vietnam.
Lynn, James       114141973     04/08/1896 Long illness 5 81   "Uncle Jimmy", long time and respected resident

 

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