Perkins Cemetery Fairgrove Michigan
Resting place of our Pioneers and Grandparents
How are they being remembered by their grandchildren and the people of
We need help to know who is buried here.
We would like to restore and
reset the stones but
are lacking in information as to names, dates and
Please send records to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have
family buried here Please contact Wesley Arnold or Brenda Trisch.
We need to know of others who would like to help us in
restoring this historical place.
Here is information to be found on photos Wesley Arnold made from the stones
Brenda will be updating this with more thorough examinations of
the visible stones. Note many stones are damaged, weathered or
missing. They may be buried or in the creek. We could make new
cement markers. We could coat the old stones with weather-proofing sealer.
Please send corrections to us.
Location two miles North of Fairgrove Michigan in Tuscola County
at 4360 Duther Road 4/10 of a mile East of Ringle Road and one and
3/10 mile east of Thomas Road loser to Akron Michigan.
???????? aged 74 neg
?Ce?re?e?e dau of J & EB m 1872 more words neg 14
1806? more words ??/ neg 139
?meaend?? dau of Cae?om H?unda born 1858 died Dec ? 1861 neg
?Moreis? W died Aug? 4 1879 neg 156Buchanan, Lyle born July 25 1894 died Nov 6 1894 Our little
darling neg 1 & 2
?yrrs died ?1880
aged ? neg 126
Amanda M. Sep.14,1818,Feb.189(3?).........
broken stone neg
Bussing, Alberta Oct 16 1889
aged 16 neg 160
Catherine d.June 23,18_8,13y.,2mo.,2d......
of broken stone neg 142
Charles and Mary Jane are on the lg. one
MaryI.? on sm one
Crane GW. d.Dec.2.1890 aged 41y,11mo.
Crane, C W died
Dec 2 1890 aged 41 years 10 months
Cranston David (E.?) d.Oct.12,1896 aged
68y,3mo below David's name I could not make out.
Cranston Jennie d.
Feb.28,1880 aged 14y,1mo,3d neg 4 next to it mother and father stones and
flag the lg. stone had
Davis, Bennie b. Mar.10,1896 d.
Dec 24 1aged years 19 Ms 8 days Neg
Ducher, infant son of CSE Ducher died Mar 15 1876
Dutcher Infant son of C. and EA. d.
Dutcher, Edward, neg 131
Dutcher, Geo 84 Nov 26 1931 From
Dutcher, No Name D.O.D. 15-Mar-1876 Place Fairgrove, Male, White,
Single,age 2 days Father Charles W. Dutcher, Mother Eliza A.
E.A.P. neg 151
Eddy, Edwin J born Sept 14 1850 died
Jan 16 1910 neg 144
Edward more words 1884-18?? needs chalk 1881-1856
Edwin Eddy b. Sept.14,1850,d.Jan.16 1910.......
Evans H.J. son of
John & Anna 7m,10d....b.July22,1893 d. Mar. 3, 1894
Francis, Harriott Aug 5 1843 Mar 1? 1913 more
words ??? neg 136
Francis, Rachel born Nov 28 1877 died Feb 1, 1901 more
words??? neg 137
Gardner Morris W. d. April4,1879 under A. and has flag same
Green Emma D/OF JH and M,d. aged 29yXXX?and everthing under that was
Green Mary W/OF James H d. May 18 1881 aged
Green, Emma daughter of J??? M Green died Dec 2? 1881
more words neg 148
Green, Mary wife of James H Green died May 18 1881 aged 19
Haines ???,1884-18?? under that is Edward 1881-1896.......
Hulda A Aug 24 1840 Sept 1 1907 neg 123 & 124
Hazen Hulda A.(Hazen)Wife
Hazen Merit 59 July 31 1931 From records
Alfred Aug 9, 1832 C?2a 29 Mich? neg 123 & 124
Aug.9,1832.......CO.A.29 MICH VO
Hazen, Hurman F 66 May 27 1936 From
Higley, Josiah died Feb 8 1877 aged 88 3 mo (1 or 11 d)
wife of Josiah d.May 18,1878
Jannett Mrs. D/OF J.M_td__ll,died
Jennie E. D/OF GE and MH Fonda b. Nov.22,1858,d.
Dec.22,1861 on her birthday, How Sad.......
Kent Maggie W/OF Peirl C., died
July 7,1907 aged 17y,2m,29d this one has the tree next to the
Kent, Maggie M beloved wife of Peirl C Kent died July 7
Klatt Emma b. May 26,1878 d. June 17,1911
Stephen.........CO.A.179 Ohio INF. Flag also....
Lacko, Stephen SERGT
CO A 179 ohio INF neg 141
Margaret wife broken stone neg 128
Mary I? wife of broken stone neg
McC??lurg, John J died Oct 11 1885 aged 45 years more words neg
McClurg John J. d.45y,11m.............
Meyerhoff John d. May (8?) 1893
Meyerhoff unreadable neg 150
Meyerhoff, John ?
8 1893 neg 146
Midd-oton George E. S/OF J.(FW?) died
Mitchell, James born 1836 died ?? neg 129
Nowland Mother of my
living friend Eda J. (POST) b. June 21,1892 d.June 21, 1987
Nowland, Eda J
June 21 1892 June 21 1987 neg 134
Owen Emma wife of Fred (OWEN?) d. 1891
Partlo Mother the mother stone has Prov.34v.8??
the father stone has Psalm 116v.15 Prescious in the sight more words neg
Partlo, Charles born Nov 3 1824 died april 19 1902 neg 154
Mary Jame wife of Charles born Oct 31 1836 died Sept 23 1901 neg 154
Eddie neg 135 Post Adaimay neg 135
Post Elvert J neg 135
father,mother Benjamin Mar.12,18(17?),Dec. 14,1896
Post stone next to
Mary 1860-1915, Henry J.1844-1905 and under that stone is Elvert J. ,Eddie,Ada
Post, Amanda M sept 14 1818 Feb 4 1893 neg 130
Post, Claie 81 Mar
17 1977 lot E ½ post lot From records
Post, Enjamin Mar 18 1817 Dec 14 1895
Post, Henry J 1844 1905 neg 135
Post, Mary I? 1860 1915 neg
Powell? Mary Ellen 24y,10mo,8d Dec 24 neg 05was next to Issac
Powell Sm stone Husband lg. one had Issac Powel d. April 10, 1892ag 78,
neg 159 and then another stone next to it not read wife of (?)d.Feb.17 1881 aged
24y Johnson neg 158 then lg. space in between Johnson, Prestie L. son of
LR&RE Johnson d Oct.21,1895 13m,22d neg 157 Mother thou ??? held and lovely
???? the ?????? neg 5
Prov 31 26 She stepped berroal??? wisdom and in
her longve was like dopi of kindness herchildren arrs e up and call her
blessed neg 152
Robinson Madora W/OF John d.Nov.8,1891 aged
Robinson, ?Madura, wife of John Robinson died Nov 3 1891 aged
18 neg 147
Rock marker in cement neg 14
Schmitzer, John CO M 3 Mich Cav
Scmitzer John CO.M.3MICH.CAV.....................
Smith, S.S. d.Jan11,1893 aged 21yr years neg
10 Smith base neg 11
W.P. small stone neg 153
Wilber May or Mary
aged 39 yr. neg 8 Erected by Grandpa and Grandma neg 12
aged 31 years neg 7
Wilber W.H. 1854-1913 Under is Ida Bell D/OF
Aprox size 122 feet E/W by 259 feet.N/S.
Cemetery is full. No more burials permitted.