Cass County, Illinois Burials No Tombstone Records

Cass County, Illinois Burials, No records or tombstones

This information was obtained from The Cass County Historian, September 1998

The son of Chris AHERNKILL, age 4, died Monday, buried in Newmansville Cemetery - source- Ashland Sentinel, Ashland, Illinois 

Mrs. A.J. BAST, age 28, died March 11. Interred Ashland Cemetery. Leaves husband and 4 young children - source - Ashland Sentinel, March 16, 1895. 

Mrs.BEELY buried Arenzville Cemetery, December 3. She was born in England in 1804 and came here in 1841 - source - Virginia Gazette, December 10, 1881 

A terrible accident last week resulted in the death of Mrs. R. BEGGS. She was kicked by a horse and died the third day. - source - Virginia Gazette, May 13, 1881 

The son of F.M. BRIGGS, age 7, died March 3. Buried Beardstown City Cemetery - source - Beardstown Illinoian, March 10, 1881 

Pauline, (Mrs. F.M. BRIGGS) died April 5, 1899. Her maiden name was REDDICK. 

Ophelia, wife of Andrew BROWN and dau. of U. ISHAM, died of consumption at her residence Friday. Interred Newmansville cemetery. - source - Virginia Gazette, January 25, 1884 

Florence, age 9, dau. of Henry CARPENTER, died October 16, and buried at Oak Grove cemetery. - source - Beardstown Illinoian, October 14, 1878 

Died February 15, David CHAMBERLAIN, age 70. Was employed as a tailor. His sister of Princeton was notified, buried Beardstown City cemetery. - source - Beardstown Illinoian, February 19, 1880 

Marguerite, infant of Mr. and Mrs. A.S. COIL, age 3 months, died Saturday. - source Beardstown Illinoian, August 29, 1893 

Lorna/Loma CROUCH, age 20, died May 5 in Sangamon Bottoms. Interred Lutheran cemetery. - source - Beardstown Illinoian, May 7, 1886 

Mrs. Richard DENNIS was buried at the Beardstown Catholic cemetery Sunday. - source - Beardstown Illinoian, March 18, 1880 

Noah FARROW died in Chandlerville, Monday, age 74. Interred in cemetery there. Married Catherine SHELBY 40 years ago, children Jessie, John, James and Samuel. - source - Virginia Enquirer, August 26, 1897 

Etta, wife of R.B. FULKS died Friday. Interred in Oak Grove cemetery, was 27. - source - Virginia Gazette, January 9, 1885 

John HERN young man living in this county, died Friday and buried Catholic cemetery, Beardstown, Saturday. His parents reside here. - source - Beardstown Illinoian, December 19, 1878 

Willis HUBBS of near Ashland, died June 18, 1889 and buried City cemetery there. He was born August 18, 1866 and died of consumption. - source - Ashland Sentinel, June 22, 1889 

An infant of John IVENGER (might be IVEMEIER) died Saturday. Interred Lutheran cemetery in Beardstown - source - Virginia Gazette, July 19, 1879 

Died April 1 after a long illness, Mrs. Thomas JAMES, at Ashland. Buried City cemetery there. - source - Virginia Gazette, April 8, 1881 

Died April 15, in Beardstown, Frederick KAULE, age 79. He was born in Millburg, Germany, came to Chicago and then here in 1840's engaged in the harness business until 1880. Married Catherine SNELL in 1843. Children are E.O. KAULE, F.A. KAULE, and Emma WARNKE, also deceased child. Interred City cemetery. - source - Beardstown Enterprise, April 17, 1887 

Died Tuesday, in Beardstown, an infant of Henry KLUMBERGER. Interred City cemetery there. - source - Virginia Gazette, July 19, 1879 

Mrs. MULLEN, an old lady died Monday. Interred Chandlerville. - source - Virginia Gazette, October 21, 1881 

Jacob RENTZSCH died Monday at Mt. Pulaski, Illinois. The body was removed to Chandlerville. He was born March 28, 1876 in Osage Co., Missouri. Survived by father and two brothers. Proceeded in death by mother, 3 brothers and 1 sister. - source - Virginia Gazette, December 20, 1901 

A murder, suicide or natural death occurred April 15, on the C.B. and Q. tracks in Schuyler County to James RICE. Interred in Beardstown City cemetery. - source - Beardstown Enterprise, Tuesday, April 18, 1899 *See story in Miscellaneous Articles and Stories - A Mystery 

Died Saturday, August 26, Mrs. Mary Ann ROSE, age 70. Service from St. Alexius Catholic Church, Beardstown. Interred Beard cemetery. - source - Beardstown Illinoian, August 29, 1893 

Died January 9, 10 miles east of here, Frances RYAN. She was born February 8, 1815 in Kentucky. Her maiden name was GAINS. She married John SCHAEFFER who died in 1853 and later Pierce RYAN in 1858 who is ill with lung fever. She leaves 6 children. - source - Illinoian Star, January 12, 1894 

Clay SINCLAIR died, the result of a train accident last Thursday. He was born in Morgan Co., Illinois, June 14, 1844 and married Lute BEGGS who survives with three children. Interred in Ashland, Tuesday. - source - Virginia Gazette, March 2, 1888 

Died January 14 in Ashland at the home of her granddaughter, Mrs. Mylo LEE, Jamina STATEN. She married Daniel STATEN and was laid to rest beside her husband in Oak Grove cemetery in Beardstown. She also leaves a dau., Mrs. Frank LOHMAN. - source - Ashland Sentinel, January 18, 1896 

Aaron STOUT of near Chandlerville has died. He leaves a wife and 4 children. (One obituary states he was buried at Ashland, another that burial was in Yatesville cemetery.) 

James TAYLOR died at the Poor Farm in Bluff Springs, November 12. Unless his body is claimed he will be interred in Potters Field at Beardstown. - source - Illinoian Star, November 13, 1897 

An infant dau. of Robert THOMAS died last Saturday. Burial was Monday at Mt. Olive Church. - source - Virginia Gazette, September 24, 1886 

Mrs. Judith TOLES/TWOLES, age 54, died at the residence of Henry DICK, June 5, of breast cancer. - source - Chandlerville Independant, June 11, 1880 

The mother of William WIGGENS died at his residence, December 10. Interred at Newmansville. - source - Virginia Gazette, December 26, 1884 

The infant dau. of C.E. WYMAN, age 10 months, died Sunday of Cholera Infantum. - source - Beardstown Illinoian, 1879 

William ZIRKLE, age 75, died August 20. Interred Mt. Olive cemetery near Chandlerville. - source - Ashland Sentinel, August 26, 1893



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