Greenwood Cemetery, Michigan City, Indiana

Greenwood Cemetery

Michigan Township
153 Tilden Avenue
Phone (219) 873-1521
La Porte County, Indiana

Most recently updated on September 23, 2014 - work in progress   


    1.  Volume 1. A - M Volume 2. N-Z Compiled by: Gertrude Davison Flotow, INDEX GREENWOOD CEMETERY Burial Books
      Approximately 20900 burials are listed in the burial books   - Greenwood up to  January 1950 - -  1873 to 1950.
    2. A partial listing obtained over 10 years ago from actual cemetery records.
    3. Donated  burial information from family files and newer obituaries.
    4. Calvary Cemetery listing on line  

    Other Sources Available:
  Available for purchase is: Old Buryal Ground of Michigan City, IN  Lists all known burials removed from this original cemetery (1835-64)
            to Greenwood  Cemetery. 
Includes photos of tombstones,  news articles of removal and 2003 IPFW archaeological survey report of Old Graveyard. 279 pp -
            by Patricia Gruse Harris
    2.    Graves moved to Greenwood - this is a partial listing of the book above. Old_Buryal Ground
    3.    Older Listing of  US Military Veterans buried in Greenwood Cemetery

The following is a combination listing including  the above sources noted.
Aa to Ae Af to Al Am to Ap Ar to Az Baa to Ban Bap to Baz Bea to Ben Ber to Bi
Bl Bob to Boo Bor to Bou Bov to Boz Bra to Bre Bro to Bru Bry to Byr Ca
Ce to Cl Co Cr to Cz D' to Da De Di Do Dr to Dy
Ea to Ei Ek to Em En to Ep Er to Ew Fa to Fe Fi to Fl Fo Fr to Fy
Ga Ge Gi to Gl Gm to Go Gr Gu Haa to Han Hap to Harr
Hart to Hatt Hau to Haz He  Hi  Ho Hu to Hy I Ja tp Je
Ji to Jo Ju Ka Ke
Kh to Ki Kl to Koh Koi to Kro Krs to Ky
La Le Li to Ll Lo Lu to Ly Mc Maa to Man Mar to Maz
Me Mi Mo Mr to My Na to Ne Ni to Ny O Pa
Pe Pf to Pl Po to Pr Ps to Py Q Ra Re Rh to Ri
Rl  to Rog Roh to Roz Ru to Ry Sa Sca to Schl Schm to Schr Schu Schw to Schy
 Sco to Sey Sha to Sho Shr to Shu Si to Sl Sm Sn to So  Spa to Stej Stel to Styl
Su to Sz Ta to Th Tib to Tim Tin to Tys U V Wa Wea to Wek
Wel to Wert Wes to Why Wia to Wile Wilh to Will Wilm to Wolf Wolg to Woz Wra to Wyz  X (none)


Partial Burial listing by Section
Our Alphabetical listing organized into sections by Tara Anderson
a few years ago.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Misc.
U V --- --- --- --- Lutz Vault County
Praying Hand Circle Vet All Wars Circle World War I Circle World War II Circle Babyland Area Calvary Cemetery Islamic Cemetery Sinai Cemetery



Thank you from this transcriber, Deanna West, to Mark Tomsheck, Superintendent of Greenwood Cemetery and Janet Tomsheck for their patience and information.
Russell Hapke, MA archaeologist and myself, Deanna West, Greenwood Cemetery historian, will be transcribing earlier and later burials as they become available.

Additional Credits and thank you's mentioned in the:
INDEX GREENWOOD CEMETERY Burial Books 1873 - 1950 - to those who donated their time in transcribing, typing and proofreading the two volumes of burials were:
Cheri Babbitt Jones, Janet Czizek Dolson, Nancy Nichols Irk, Sally Lundmark Janowski, Monica Zeese Nowatzke, Carun Tolchinsky Glossinger, Leona Schmock Minke.
With thanks also to the Reference Department staff of the Michigan City Public Library, LaPorte County Health Department's Lavelda Faull and Bernard Burns,
Superintendent of Greenwood Cemetery (1988) and Marvella Baines and Mary Frances Mitchell.
File Donations Thank you to all those who are helping us extend our Greenwood Cemetery information by donating their family biographies,
obituaries and burial information. If anyone has information on the re-burials from the "Old City Cemetery of Michigan City" or would like to donate obituaries
for burials at Greenwood cemetery, please contact me at:

Please remember, I am doing this on a volunteer basis. It's going to take a very long time to get the almost 40,000 burials for Greenwood Cemetery into the system. Deanna West

History of Greenwood Cemetery:

Greenwood Map

UNKNOWN Names of Internments

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