BURR OAK CEMETERY....
Burr Oak Township
St Joseph County, Michigan

Contributed to the Michigan USGenWeb Project

Transcribed and proof-read by Josephine Reed Garzelloni
15 May 1997

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Tanner, Flora...Lot 458, Sec 1, born 1892, died 1919

Tappen, Gertrude...Lot 175, Sec 2, buried 21 October 1947, died in Branch Co, born 1873, 74 years, died 18 October 1947

Taurothe, F.W......burial 1880, no more information

Taylor, Amanda...Lot 141, Sec 2, buried 22 September 1940, lived in Burr Oak, widow, 83 years, died 19 September 1940

Taylor, George W...VET, Lot 141, Sec 2, born 1845, died 1898

Teadt, Clifford L...buried 7 December 1985, lived in Burr Oak, married, 70 years, died 14 December 1985

Teal, Arthur L....Lot 477, Sec 4, buried 7 March 1941, lived in Sturgis, married, 60 years, died 5 March 1941

Teal, Baby.......Lot 164, born 1909, died 1909

Teal, Lois E.....Lot 477, Sec 4, buried 5 March 1956, lived in Sturgis, widow, 73 years, died 2 March 1956

Teal, Louise...Lot 164, Sec 2, born 1851, died 1922

Teal, William W.....Lot 164, Sec 2, born 1814, died 5 February 1892, death date extracted from annual burials in a January edition of the Burr Oak Acorn

Tefft, Dora M....Lot 504, Sec 5, buried 2 November 1953, died in Branch Co, married, 66 years, died 30 October 1953

Tefft, George......Lot 509, Sec 5, buried 10 March 1947, live in Mattison twp, 37 years, died 7 March 1947

Tefft, Veer V .....Lot 504, Sec 5, buried 14 January 1965, died in Sturgis, widower, born 10 September 1880, 84 years, farmer, son of George Tefft and Margaret Thurston, died 11 January 1965

Terpring, Elwin...Lot 404, Sec 1, born 1867, died 1918

Terry, Sarah....Lot 24, Sec 6, Grave 5, buried 20 May 1982, died in Noble twp, Branch co, 76 years, died 18 May 1982

Thewis, Albert Sr...Row 42, Sec 7, Grave 8, buried 1 November 1989, widower, died 1 November 1989. Note: Death date and burial date are the same in the book.

Thewis, Johanna.....Row 42, Sec 7, Grave 8, buried 3 April 1989, lived in Colon, married, died 3 April 1984. Note: burial date and death date are the same in the book. She died in 1984 and was cremated but was not buried until her husband died and was buried.

Thomas, Clifford B Sr...Plot 449, Sec 1, buried 29 May 1959, died in St Joseph co, 69 years, died 27 May 1959

Thomas, Clifford B...Plot 449, Sec 1, Grave 7, 73 years, 128 W Main Street, died 27 February 1996, at the Branch County Community Health Center, Coldwater. He was born 4 February 1923 in Burr Oak, a son of Clifford B and Alma (Plant) Thomas. He was a lifelong Burr Oak resident and graduated from Burr Oak High School and Western Michigan University. He was employed by the state of Michigan in the parks division before his retirement in 1988. He was a member of the Windmill Museum and the LaGrange Historical Society and he enjoyed history, genealogy, reading and people. Surviving is a special friend, Lorene Farrand, Burr Oak. He was preceded in death by his parents. Graveside services were held at the Burr Oak Cemetery with the Rev Emilie Forward, Burr Oak United Methodist Church officiating. Memorials may be directed to the American Heart Association.

Thomas, Ida (Martin).....Lot 449, Sec 1, born 1863, died 1903....Note: Martin surname from the papers of Geneva Smith.

Thomas, Muriel Alma...Plot 449, Sec 1, burial 11 April 1953, lived in Burr Oak, married, 56 years, died 9 April 1953.....Note: death date from the papers of Geneva Smith.

Thomas, Wilfrod.....Lot 449, Sec 1, buried 13 September 1936, lived in Allen, Michigan, married, born 1862, 74 years, died 10 September 1936....Note: birth year from the papers of Geneva Smith.

Thompson, Ella.....Lot 119, Sec 2, born 1857, died 1864

Thompson, Judd.......Lot 10, no dates, no marker....Note: entire entry from the papers of Geneva Smith, not in the cemetery book.

Thornton, Amelia.....Lot 107, Sec 2, wife of Charles, mother of Ned and Nellie. No other information

Thornton, Charles...Lot 107, Sec 2, Only information comes from Hazel Thrasher. She said there were four Thorntons buried on this lot. Charles, the father, Amerlia, his wife; Ned, the son buried about 1915 and daughter, Nellie. They lived in Chicago. Hazel Thrasher was a very old resident of Burr Oak, and had always lived here so was very knowledgeable about former residents, living and dead. The transcriber of these records first met Hazel in 1978 for information on unidentified photographs.

Thornton, Ned.......Lot 107, Sec 2, Ned, son buried about 1915

Thornton, Nellie.......Lot 107, Sec 2, Nellie, daughter of Amelia and Charles.

Thrasher, A L....Lot 51, Sec 3 Thrasher, Ambrose...Lot 64, Sec 3, buried 16 December 1966, lived in Burr Oak, born 27 November 1891, 75 years, died 13 December 1966

Thrasher, Caroline...Lot 64, Sec 3, buried 7 April 1932, 7 days old, died 5 April 1932

Thrasher, Hazel Irene.....Lot 64, Grave 2, lived in Burr Oak, 87 years, died 24 March 1982

Thrasher, Jimmy Lee...Row 17, Sec 7, buried 10 September 1963, 1 year old, died 5 April 1963, pneumonia meningitis..........Note: compiler notes a wide span of time between the death date and burial date. Will try to find the correct date.

Thrasher, Julia M....Lot 51, Sec 3, buried 20 January 1949, widow, 74 years, died 17 January 1949

Thrasher, Lincoln....buried 13 August 1933, died in Burr Oak, 72 years, died 9 August 1933. Nearest living relative is Julia Thrasher

Thrasher, Lyle....Lot 17, Sec 7

Thurston, Ella (Worden)......Lot 463, Sec 1, born 1851, died 1917.....Note: Worden surname from the papers of Geneva Smith. Ella Worden Thurston was the daughter of James and Lois (Trussell) Worden. Also taken from Geneva's papers.

Thurston, Solon...Lot 463, Sec 1, buried 28 April 1931, born 1851, 80 years, died 26 April 1931...Note: day and month of death from the papers of Geneva Smith.

Thurton, Ellen (Mathewson) ....Lot 463, Sec 1, buried 24 March 1933, lived in Burr Oak twp, 89 years, died 24 March 1933..... Note: Mathewson surname from the papers of Geneva Smith.

Tice, Earl Burton....Lot 479, Sec 4, Grave 2, lived and died in Three Rivers, widower, 74 years, no dates

Tice, Ellsworth D.....Lot 33, Sec 6, buried 5 November 1948, lived and died in Elkhart, Indiana, married, 48 years, died November ?? 1948. No death day given......Note: papers of Geneva Smith have this burial on Lot 601

Tice, Fay A.....buried 12 April 1952, 46 years, died 9 April 1952

Tice, Fay.....Lot 479, Sec 4, born 1896, died 9 April 1952.....Note: both dates from the papers of Geneva Smith.

Tice, Gladys.....Lot 479, Sec 4, born 1897, died 1918

Tice, Lena (Whipple)...Lot 479, Sec 4, buried 18 January 1939, lived in Burr Oak, married, born 1874, 64 years, died 16 January 1939....Note: surname Whipple from the papers of Geneva Smith.

Tice, Merle A.....Lot 479, Sec 4, Grave 5, buried 26 February 1974, lived in Three Rivers, widow, 72 years, died 23 February 1974

Tice, Oren .....Lot 479, Sec 4, buried 5 June 1949, lived in Burr Oak, 74 years, born 1875, died 2 June 1949....Note: birth year from the papers of Geneva Smith and the spelling of his first name as Orrin.

Tice, Richard....Lot 479, Sec 4, born 1923, died 1925

Tice, Virginia.....Lot 479, Sec 4, buried 23 January 1965, lived in Three Rivers, died Evansville, Indiana, married, 66 years, died 20 January 1965

Tice, Zaida.....Lot 33, Sec 6, Grave 5, buried 15 June 1971, lived, in Elkhart, In, widow, 68 years , died 12 June 1971

Tichenor, Jerome...VET, Lot 58, Sec 3, born 1839, died 1877, Civil War, Co K, 7th Michigan InfantryNote: the papers of Geneva Smith state this man was a Reverend.

Tinkham, Charles E .....Lot 23, Sec 3, Grave 1, buried 4 August 1971, lived in Three Rivers, married, 43 years, son of Ford Tinkham and Opal ??, died 2 August 1971

Tinkham, Ford M....Lot 27, Sec 6, buried 22 December 1946, lived in Burr Oak, married, 45 years, died 18 December 1946

Tinkham, Opal T.....Lot 27, Sec 6, Grave 2, buried 10 March 1977, lived in Burr Oak, 73 years, died 10 March 1977

Tisdel, Alma (Emerson).......Lot 22, Sec 3, no dates.....Note: Emerson surname from the papers of Geneva Smith. Alma was the second wife of Irwin Tisdel.

Tisdel, Annie......Lot 22, Sec 3, born 1853, died 1889

Tisdel, Arthur.....Lot 159, Sec 2, born 1880, died 1894

Tisdel, Chester...Lot 159, Sec 2, buried 8 November 1932, born 1840, 92 years, died 5 November 1932

Tisdel, Eben...Lot 22, Sec 3, buried 25 February 1961, died in Mission, Texas, 85 years , died 21 February 1961

Tisdel, Irwin.....VET, Lot 22, Sec 3, born 1843, died 1911, Civil War, 12th Michigan Infantry

Tisdel, Lawrence.........Sec 10, Row 41, Grave 17, died 12 October 1997, 82 years old

Tisdel, Maude...Lot 22, Sec 3, buried 25 January 1959, died in Kalamazoo, died 25 January 1959

Tisdel, Theda.....Lot 159, Sec 2, born 1843, died 1887

Tisdel, Willie.....Lot 159, Sec 2, born 1864, died 1869

Tobey, Carl......Lot 227, Sec 4, born 1885, 4 years old, died 1889

Tobey, Charles.....Lot 227, Sec 4, born 1859, died 8 March 1931..... Note: dates from the papers of Geneva Smith.

Tobey, Lois (White) ....Lot 96, Sec 2, buried 1 December 1948, widow, born 1867, 81 years, died 27 November 1948......Note: White surname from the papers of Geneva Smith.

Tobey, Myrta...Lot 227, Sec 4, born 1863, died 1920

Tobey, Ruby....Lot 227, Sec 4, born 1884, 1 year old, died 1885

Todd, Susan......Lot 140, Sec 2, born 1820, 57 years, died 1877

Tooley, Marion L...Row 14, Sec 7, Grave 2, buried 17 December 1974, lived in Burr Oak, twp, married, 69 years, died 14 December 1974

Tooley, Marjorie M.....Row 14, Sec 7, Grave 1A, buried 30 June 1980, lived in Sturgis twp, married, 69 years, died 26 June 1980

Townsend, Eugene.....Lot 457, Sec 1, born 1857, died 1921

Townsend, Jane (Burnette).....buried 21 January 1949, born 1870, died 18 January 1949

Travis, Mary......Lot 428, Sec 1, born 1838, died 1912

Treat, S.......Lot 93, Sec 3

Truax, Robert L....Lot 559, Sec 5, died St Joseph, 2 years old, died 18 May 1959

Tubbs, Nathalice...Lot 161, Sec 2, born 1892, died 1896

Turnbull, Ada (Hackman)......Lot 232, Sec 4, born 1881, died 1942.... Note: entire entry from the papers of Geneva Smith, not in the cemetery book.

Turnbull, Charles....Lot 232, Sec 4, buried 15 March 1935, lived in Kalamazoo Co, born 1861, 74 years, died 12 March 1935

Turnbull, Harriet.....Lot 232, Sec 4, born 1832, died 1916

Turnbull, Jennie.....Lot 232, Sec 4, born 1862, died 1914

Turnbull, William.....Lot 232, Sec 4, born 1824, died 1894

Turnbull, Willie.....Lot 232, Sec 4, born 1871, died 1878

Turner, Aften W.....Lot 141, Sec 2, lived in Burr Oak, single, born 1848, 92 years, died 6 August 1941

Tyler, Comfort A...Lot 254, Sec 4, buried 9 June 1934, lived and died in Detroit, 71 years, born 1863, died, 8 June 1934....Note: birth year from the papers of Geneva Smith.

Tyler, Eva E (Watson).....Lot 254, Sec 4, buried 28 February 1952, lived and died in Highland Park, Michigan, 84 years, born 1868, died 25 February 1952.....Note: Watson surname and year of birth from the papers of Geneva Smith.

Tyler, Harriet L.....Lot 237, Sec 4, buried 27 July 1892, born 24 October 1837, 58 years, died 24 July 1892, wife of William Tyler, Relative reporting, Hattie Rose....Note: middle initial of "L" from the papers of Geneva Smith.

Tyler, Maria......Lot 311, Sec R, born 1848, died 1914

Tyler, William B.....Lot 311, Sec R, lived and died in Hinsdale, Illinois, 89 years, died 5 March 1934, no burial date.....Note: middle initial "B" from the papers of Geneva Smith.

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