Berrien County Genealogy Project Presents...

Mt. Zion Cemetery

aka Dayton Lake Cemetery

Bertrand Township, Berrien County, Michigan

Copyright 2002 - 2004, Brenda Sears, Baroda, MI -- All rights reserved CONTACT

These headstone readings are from 1975. The cemetery is located on the NE corner of Dayton and Buffalo Rd. intersection.

Corrections and additions are always welcome.

Deceased

Date of Birth

Date of Death

Inscriptions & Comments
A., J. D.       
Allen, Elisha S. 1835 1910  
Althar, Lovicy W. 1841 1928  
Althar, Elizabeth   Feb. 26, 1883 33y, 3m, 12d, Wife of A.
Ambruster, Nina R. [Allen]  1868 1938  
Ames, Alice   Sept. 23, 1862 2y, 3m
Ames, Elizabeth    July 19, 1849 3y, 11m
Ames, Elizabeth G.   Apr. 7, 1842 Wife of Joseph
Ames, Isaac   Aug. 16, 1843 2y, 6m
Ames, Joseph G.   Aug. 12, 1855 42y [b. Canterbury NJ]
Batten, George W.   June 21, 1875 23y, 9m, 16d
Batten, Louisa    Sept. 12, 1859 2y, 1m, Dau. J & E
Batten, Susanah 1828 1910  
Batten, Windfield S. 1853 1915  
Bennett, Harriet   Mar. 23, 1856 29y, 3m, Wife of Allen
Boyle, Catherine   Apr. 5, 1869 Wife of Edward
Boyle, Edward Mar. 6, 1806 May 7, 1881  
Boyle, Eliza [Menerva] 1833 [Oct. 13] 1917  
Boyle, Ellen S. 1838 1894  
Boyle, Hugh 1831 [Dec. 30] 1898  
Boyle, James   May 19, 1857  
Boyle, Jane   Aug. 15, 1873 6y, 4m, Dau. Hugh & EM
Boyle, Milton E.    Dec. 13, 1851 19y, 1m, 22d, Son of H & LM
Boyle, Sarah Ella    Oct. 5, 1868 7y, 9m, 6d, Dau. W. & SE
Boyle, William 1834 [Aug. 2] 1887  
Brodick, Margaret    Oct. 7, 1847 71y, 23d, Wife of Nebemiah
Brodick, Mark T. Dec. 11, 1818 Nov. 10, 1847  
Bryant, Charles E.   Feb. 21, 1865  
Bryant, Charles H.   Jan. 13, 18__ [30?] Son of L & SF
Bryant, Samuel R.     Son of L & SF
Bryant, Theodore     Son of L & SF
Buck, Anna   Sept. 11, 1886 7y, 3m, 17d, Dau. D & L
Buck, Daniel      Son of D & L
Buckles, Elizabeth 1829 1911  
Burrhord[?], Wilson     Son of J & L
Burris, Dolly    Jan. 6, 1873 Dau. FA & E
Burris, Edmund   May 6, 1850 66y, 1m, 20d
Burris, Isophine E.   Oct. 30, 1867 Dau. FA & J
Burris, John   Jan. 18, 1854 36y, 2m, 19d
Burris, John C.   Mar. 24, 1858 1y, 4m, 20d, Son of A & CE
Burris, Sally A.   Mar. 7, 1850 61y, 7m, 23d, Wife of Edmund
Bryant, Alfred      
Bryant, Henry Oscar      
Casaday, Edwin   May 1, 1844 9y, 5m, Son of J & S
Casaday, Mary Jane   Aug. 7, 1838 Dau. of J & Susan
Casaday, Monroe   Jan. 22, 18_3 [43?] 2y, 4m, Son of J & Susan
Casaday, Raymie   Sept. 6, 1842 7m, Son of J & Susan
Cooper, William   Sept. 20, 1857 Son of W & HH
Cuck, Louisa A.   July 19, 1853 Wife of Alfred
Currier, Ella O.   Dec. 26, 1856  2y, 21d, Dau. JG & P
Currier, Flora A.   Feb. 9, 1855 1y, 11m, Dau. JG & P
Currier, James   Nov. 27, 18__ [45?]  
Currier, James I.   Dec. 4, 1855 3y, 4m, Son of JG & P
Currier, John G.   July 22, 1857 35y
Currier, Priscilla [Borden]   Feb. 16, 1890 64y, 11m, 17d, Wife of JG
Currier, Sibbel M.    Aug. 17, 1879 76y, Wife of James
D., A.      
Dalrymple, Anna L. 1875 1950  
Dalrymple, F. A. 1868 [Apr. 15] 1908  
Davis, Frances E.   June 20, 1885 15y, 10d, Dau. of John & Harriet
Davis, James   Apr. 20, 1873 70y, 6m, 2d
Davis, Mrs. Jane  May 9, 1803 Nov. 21, 1882 79y, 5m, 18d
Davis, John   Mar. 26, 1877 51y, 1m, 12d, Son James & Jane
DeArmond, Cass 1853 1921  
DeArmond, Eleanor   Apr. 23, 1859 65y, 2m, 1d, Wife of John
DeArmond, John   Oct. 15, 1877 79y
DeArmond, Mary Jane   Dec. 28, 1853 27y, Dau. of J & E
DeArmond, William    Sept. 9, 1864 29y
Deardorff, Affa   Apr. 5, 1848 42y, 7m, 28d, Wife of Peter
Deardorff, Christena Sept. 17, 1816 Oct. 8, 1875 [b. Montgomery Co., Ohio]
Deardorff, Peter   Apr. 18, 1851 45y, 2m, 23d
Deniston, Periander   Dec. 14, 1850 20y, 6m, Son fo David & Eleanor
Dreger, Amil A.   June 18 [16], 1893 4y, 8m, Son of L & C
Dreger, Caroline E. 1861 1937  
Dreger, Frederick C. 1886 1918  
Dreger, Ludwig C.  1855 1940  
Droeger, Ludwig C.    July 14, 1887 28y, 8m, 7d
Drybread, Alice A.   June 10, 1853 6y, 2m, 27d, Daau. of J & MJ
Drybread, Florence   Apr. 21, 1830 1y, 3m, Dau. of J & MJ
Drybread, George W.   Sept. 11, 1853 2y, 5m, 13d, Son of J & MJ
Edson, Albert D.   Aug. 18, 1851 8m, 39d[?], Son of Alex & Margarette
Edson, Alvan E.   ___, 13, 1851 7m, 22d, Son of DE & DA
Edson, Dorcas J.   Jan. 7, 1845 21y, 5m, 3d, Dau. James D. & Diana
Edson, Eliza A.   Jan. 7, 1853 3y, 3m, 28d, Dau. of Alex & Margarette
Edson, Infant    Sept. 18, 1856 1m, 24d, Son of Alex & Margarette
Edson, James D.   Jan. 5, 1852 48y
Edson, Lucy E.   Jan. 28, 185_ [?] 8y, 7m, 10d, Dau. of JD & Diana
Edson, Margarette   Aug. 1, 1856 Wife of Alexander
Edwards     [Family Monument] 
Egbert, Annie A.   Dec. 6, 1883 Dau. of William & Rebecca
Egbert, Catharine   Sept. 30, 1885 65y, Wife of Eli
Egbert, Cyrus C.   Sept. 13, 1874 22y, 5m, Son of Eli & C
Egbert, Eli Nov. 11, 1822 Nov. 8, 1901 Son of Jacob & Mary
Egbert, George J.   May 3, 1860 1y, 5m, Son of William & Rebecca
F., C. H.       
Ferguson, Abigail   Feb. 1, 1830 62y, Wife of George
Ferguson, Alice Adaline   Apr. 22, 1856 3y, 6m, 28d
Ferguson, William 1760  July 1, 1844 b. VA, Served under Gen. Washington. D.A.R. marker.
Fogle, John Wesley   July 27, 1876 1y, 4m, Son of JH & M
Foster, Francis A.    [poss. Oct. 12, 1870]  Son of CH & Louise
Foster, Mary   Oct. 20, 1851 1y, 8m, Dau. of CH & L
Foster, Ollie   [poss. June 9, 1902]   
Frame, Jesse    June 18, 1879 69y, 5m, 19d
Frame, Susannah   Apr. 23, 1874 50y, 14d, Wife of Jesse
Freeland, John 1837 [Aug. 7] 1900  
Freeland, Sarah A. 1844 [Oct. 23] 1919  
Ferguson, George    July 6, 1832  
Gogle, Amaretta   May 5, 1867 31y, 6m, 29d, Wife of John
Gogle, George    Dec. 4, 1879 18y, 1m, 2d, Son of J & A
Gogle, John Jan. 1, 1820 Mar. 11, 1903  
H., J. C.      
H., J.      
Hall, Emma A.   Oct. 11, 1855 Dau. of G & Catharine
Hall, Jessie May   July 2, 1870 3y, 1m, 20d, Dau. of WJ & C
Hall, John   May 28, 1868 13y, 4m, Son of WJ & C
Hames, Charly   [poss. July 9, 1873]  4y, 10m, 21d, Son of Wm & E
Hames, Franklin   June 4, 1854 Son of Wm & Elizabeth
Hames, John Bruce 1855 1901  
Hames, Josie     5y, 10m, 21d, Dau. of Wm & Elizabeth
Hamilton, Jenette    Aug. 18, 1856 3y, 6m
Hamilton, John C.   June 10, 1851 37y, 7d
Harmon, Infant   July 7, 1892  
Harris, James C.   Aug. 7, 1847 35y
Hughes, Catherine   May 30, 1864 Wife of John
Hughs, Eleanor   Dec. 1, 1855 42y, 4m, 1d, Wife of John
Hughs, Erastus   Apr. 12, 1856 11m, 12d, Son of John & Eleanor
Husues[?], Margaret    Apr. 8, 1865 Dau. of J & E
Jisborn, Alice J.   Dec. __ [?], 1851 3y, 4m, 21d, Dau. of H & RS 
Johnson, Grace  1844 [Apr. 8] 1904  
Johnson, Infant   1891  
Johnson, Maria C. 1849 [Nov. 14] 1913  
Johnson, Mary  1877 1901  
Johnson, Peter 1854 [May 12] 1912  
Johnson, Seba A. Sept. 3, 1849 June 3, 1884  
Jones, Emma M.   Dec. 12, 1851 1y, 2m, 27d, Dau. of Geo. C & E
Kann, Anna   18[57?]  
Kann, Henry Oct. 10, 1830 July 5, 1903  
Kann, Mary Anna Nov. 4, 1840 July 16, 1922  
Kann, William   Feb. 4, 1877 9y, 9m, 18d, Son of H & MA
Keniston, James   Sept. 11, 1882 46y, 5m, 27d
Kern, Eva C. 1879 [Nov. 27] 1880 Dau. of JA & CS 
Kern, Johnnie A.   Oct. 16, 1873 3y, 10m, 26d
Kern, Karle   June 24, 1876 5m, Son of A & C
Kern, Twin Babies      
Kraft, Elizabeth   Apr. 21, 1860 1y, 6m, 3d, Dau. of J & E
Kraft, Margaret   Dec. 13, 1867 60y
Lamb, Albert [Ansel] 1862 Sept. 11] 1910  
Lamb, Curtis H.   Apr. 18, 1892 56y, 10m, 22d
Lamb, Eliza J. [nee Fitch]    Mar. 7, 1894 51y, 11m, 5d, Wife of CH
Lamb, Elizabeth A. 1863 1892  
Lamb, Hugh   Sept. 19, 1878 78y, 3m, 24d
Lamb, Rex E. 1886 1968  
Lamb, Sarah   Mar. 17, 1874 75y, 6m, Wife of Hugh
Lambert, Jacob   Sept. 11, 1856 64y, 6m, 9d, b. VA
Lambert, Jacob Franklin   Aug. 1, 1857 15y, 10m, 11d, Son of J & M
Lambert, Margaret   Dec. 13, 1872 75y, 7m, 6d, b, PA, Wife of JL
Lander, James     Son of David & Eleanor Deniston
Landon, Mary   May 22, 1854 44y
Leas, Mary M.   Aug. 13, 1855 1y, 6m, 14d, Dau. of F & R
M.      
M., M. E.      
Martin, James 1862 1890  
Martin, Phillip 1832 [Nov. 20] 1899  
Martin, Susan 1837 1914  
Mason, [?]     Dau. of JB & S
Mason, Josiah B.    Sept. 16, 1851 31y
Mason, Melissia   May 26, 1852 4y, Dau. of JB & S
Mason, Sarah   Feb. 12, 1853 2y, Dau. of JB & S
McDonald, Anna E. 1839 [Sept. 20] 1908  
McDonald, Samuel B. 1827 1875  
Meedham, Matilda   Aug. 9, 1845 13y, Dau. J & N
Meedham, Nancy   June 29, 1846 33y, Wife of John
Miller, Elmer E.   Oct. 14, 1862 Son of J & N
Miller, James   Apr. 25, 1891 78y, 1m, 28d
Miller, Nancy   Feb. 7, 1878 Wife of James
Mimken, Mary E.   Mar. 31, 1876 3y, Dau. of H & M
Mimken, Minnie   Oct. 31, 1881 4y, 11m, 12d, Dau. of H & M
Motter, Patience   __, 4, 1819[?] 33y, 8m, 9d, Wife of A
Mowrey, Ethan A.    Apr. 9, 1869 6m, Son of WH & SV
Mowrey, Hiram N.    Mar. 8, 1873 Son of W & E
Mowrey, Robert M.   Oct. 12, 1867 1y, 1m, Son of WH & SV
Mowrey, Sarah V.   Oct. 9, 1859 28y, 4m, 4d, Wife of William H.
Nickerson, Leland S.    Oct. 20, 1918  
Noggle, Edgar D.   July 8[?], 1853 3m, 2d, Son of P & Nancy D.
Noggle, Helen E.   Apr. 5, 1854 1m, 1d, Dau. of P & Nancy D.
Noggle, John F.   July 31, 18[47?] 2m, 24d, Son of P & S
Noggle, Susan   May 6, 1849 21y, Wife of Perry
Partridge, Mary J.   __ 5, 18[53?] Dau. of S & J
Partridge, Stephen   Aug. 21, 1860  
Patterson, Benjamin, Rev. 1796 Mar. 13, 1872 76y
Patterson, Matilda [Root]   Sept. 8, 1871 Wife of Benjamin
Phillips, Carrie M. June 3, 1853 Jan. 11, 1865  
Phillips, Florence A. Aug. 24, 1858 Sept. 25, 18[63?]  
Phillips, J. M.   Feb. 20, 1875 67y
Phillips, Jennie R.    Dec. 25, 1863 8m, Dau. of JM & Jeminda
Phillips, John    Jan. 21, 1851 66y, 6m, 19d
Phillips, Jolidia      
Phillips, Margaret    Aug. 15, 1855 68y, Wife of John
Phillips, Marie     Dau. of JM & RJS
Phillips, Rachel J. S.       
Pooler, Nancy   Aug. 2, 1849 21y, 5m, 1d, Wife of PA
Porter, Jane 1837 1908  
Post, Milla M.   Nov. 13, 1854 11m, 2d, Dau. of J & NA
Post, Nancy Ann   Nov. 29, 1854 36y, 2m, Wife of John
R., E.     [Betw. Redding & Motter]
Reamer, Cora Dell   [Feb. 19, 1878]  Dau. of JW & M
Reamer, William A.    Sept. 11, 1871 1y, 11m, 26d, Son of JW & M
Redding, Arthur M.  1907 1930  
Redding, B. F. 1869 1938  
Redding, Benjamin N.   July 23, 1837 2y, 3m, 9d, Son of BM & P
Redding, Edith V.   Oct. 25, 1892 21y, 4m, 3d, Dau. of M & H
Redding, Elizabeth   Feb. 8, 1848 35y, 11m, Wife of James
Redding, Elizabeth   Sept. 19, 1838 11y, 1m, 13d, Dau. of BM & P
Redding, Ezekiel   Oct. 18, 1838 67y
Redding, Harvey R.   1910 [Mar.13, 1911?]  
Redding, James H.   Apr. 1, 1887 63y, 5m, 27d
Redding, Mae E. 1893 [Aug. 5] 1913  
Redding, Margaret 1850 [Nov. 11] 1913  
Redding, Martha   Aug. 31, 1849 49y, 10m, 12d, Wife of Matthew
Redding, Matthew   Mar. 28, 1853 64y, 1m, 24d
Redding, Max F.   1902    
Redding, Monroe   Jan. 19, 1890 58y, 2m, 27d
Redding, Perlina   Sept. 17, 1844 27y, 1m, 6d, Dau. of BM & P
Redding, Permelia   Dec. 27, 1836 39y, Wife of BM
Redding, Phay F. 1905 1945  
Redding, Phillip G.   Aug. 10, 1855 34y, 1m
Redding, Rebecca M.   Nov. 11, 1838 66y, Wife of Ezekiel
Redding, Samuel   Sept. 27, 1838 23y
Redding, Sarah   Nov. 17, 1840 8y, 1m, 22d, Dau. of BM & P
Redding, Sarah A. [Burris] 1834 1911  
Redding, Sires L.   June 30, 1850 ___[?], Dau. H & H
Redding, Stella B.  1871 1943  
Redding, William   1856  
Reetz, Christlieb   Dec. 9, 1884 61y, 13d
Richter, Annie H. May 19, 1887 Sept. 16, 1887  
Richter, Emelie M. 1843  1932  
Richter, Fred J. 1878 1972  
Richter, Julius F. 1844 1923  
Richter, Mina A.   May 8, 1880 6y, 5m, 15d
Roe, Asenath 1818 1879  
Roe, George P. 1811 1867  
Ross, James F.   Jan. 14, 1864 32y
Rozell, Eldredge   Aug. 30, 1854 70y, 5m, 22d
Rozell, Henry   [Apr. 15, 1905]   
Rozell, Jonathan E.   Apr. 6, 1850 24y, 10m
S., J.      
Saint John, Matilda   May 20, 1892 73y, 2m, 18d
Salisbury, David 1838 1924  
Salisbury, Frankie   Oct. 18, 1873 4m, Son of D & L
Salisbury, Inez   Oct. 24, 1898  
Salisbury, Lorinda 1844 [July 27] 1917  
Shockley, Eli   Deb. 8, 1858 88y
Shockley, Elizabeth     Mar. 1, 1858 77y, Wife E.
Sebasty, Edward Ora 1934 1971  
Sebasty, Juanita J.  1934    
Sheldon, Charles E. June 4, 1850 Jan. 13, 1909  
Sheldon, Chester D. Apr. 30, 1854 Sept. 6, 1930  
Sheldon, John A. Jan. 10, 1829 Nov. 1, 1905  
Sheldon, Louis A. Sept. 20, 1850 June 29, 1899 Wife of CE
Sheldon, Lucy Jan. 3, 1828 Sept. 19, 1874 Wife of John A
Sheldon, Mary E. June 21, 1850 May 24, 1903 Wife of CD
Sheldon, Nellie C. Jan. 5, 1834 Nov. 29, 1907 Wife of John A
Sheldon, Roy May 15, 1890 Apr. 7, 1893 Son of CE & LA
Shoop, Lucy   Nov. 25, 1863 33y, Wife of Nicholas
Smeed, Emery   Mar. 23, 1876 64y, 1m, 26d
Smeed, Eunice   Nov 25, 1846 7y, 25d, Dau. of Emery & Ruth
Smeed, Mary Florence   Apr. 9, 1891  
Smeed [Smead], Parmelia R. 1830 [Mar. 3] 1909  
Smeed, Ruth   Dec. 6, 1872 59y, Wife of Emery
Smith, Dorcas   Aug. 18, 1863 36y, 4m, Wife of Wm. P.
Smith, Elizabeth   Feb. 25, 1865 31y, Wife of James
Smith, Hannah   Mar. 16, 1865 72y, Wife of James
Smith, James   May 7, 1865 73y
Smith, Philander A.   Apr. 7, 1857 17m, Son of A & M
Spencer, Nancy E. 1854 [Oct. 29] 1878  
Stevens, Benjamin   July 13, 1884 84y, 6m
Stevens, Elizabeth   Jan. 3, 1874 73y, 8m, 2d, Wife of Benjamin
Sweeney, James S. 1834 1891  
Sweeney, Jeremiah   Oct. 17, 1865 65y, 5m, 5d
Tallman, Elizabeth     Wife of Ephriam
Tallman, Ephriam May 7, 1806  June 15, 1890  
Tallman, Infant   Nov. 10, 1876  
Tallman, James 1839 1921  
Tallman, Sarah   Nov. 15, 1876 27y, 5m, Wife of J.
Tallman, Sarah E. 1850 1876  
Tallman, William   Feb. 20, 1879 5y, 4m, 2d
Unknown, _______      [Unreadable, Dau. of GS & MM.]
Unknown, _______      [Unreadable, betw. Batten & Jones.]
Unknown, _______      [Unreadable, betw. Batten & Jones.]
Unknown, _______     [Unreadable, near Batten.]
Unknown, _______     [Unreadable, betw. Boyle & Redding.]
Unknown, _______     [Unreadable, betw. Egbert & Gogle.]
Unknown, _______     [Unreadable, betw. Gogle & Redding.]
Unknown, _______      [Unreadable, betw. JCH & Wansbrough.]
Unknown, _______      [Unreadable, betw. JCH & Wansbrough.]
Unknown, _______     [Unreadable, betw. Drybread & AD.]
Unknown, _______      [Unreadable, betw. Harris & Drybread.]
Unknown, _______     [Unreadable, betw. Harris & Drybread.]
Unknown, _______     [Unreadable, betw. Lamb & Vantilburg.]
Unknown, _______     [Unreadable, betw. Mason & Davis.] 
Unknown, _______     [Unreadable, betw. Smeed & Lander.]
Unknown, _______     [Unreadable, betw. Patterson & Cooper.]
Unknown, _______     [Unreadable, betw. Patterson & Cooper.]
Unknown, _______     [Unreadable, betw. Pooler & Johnson.]
Unknown, _______     [Unreadable, betw. Redding & Edson.]
Unknown, _______     [Unreadable]
Unknown, Ada  1877 1903  
Unknown, Babie      [Beside Kern graves.]
Unknown, Doley   Aug. 30, 1862 1m, 16d [Between Buris & Egbert.]
Unknown, Ella 1865 1906 [Poss. Ella V. Hendershot, 7/9/1906.]
Unknown, Mauda   Aug. 31, 1866 [Between Buris & Edbert.]
Unknown, Mary A.      [Between Sweeney & Mowrey.]
Utley, Allen   Feb. 5, 1851 1y, 9d, Son of JM & MJ
Utley, Benjamin   Jan. 11, 1863 Son of JM & MJ
Utley, James S.   Mar. 30, 1860 6m, 12d, Son of JM & MJ
Utley, Malry   Aug. 11, 1861 1m, 3d, Child of JM & MJ
Vantilburg, Mary Jane   Nov. 25, 1883 19y, 11m, _d, Dr. of J & A
Veach, Rhoda D.   Apr. 8, 1852 86y, Wife of Solomon
Wansbrough, Sarah Feb. 15, 1837 Apr. 6, 1902  
Welbaum, Isabelle Charlotte Apr. 8, 1918  May 6, 1918  
Welbaum, Muriel Feb. 16, 1909    
Welbaum, Muriel  Feb. 16, 1909    
Whiteley, Benjamin 1834 [Feb. 22] 1908  
Whiteley, Paul A. [Adolph] 1899 [Dec. 11] 1905  
Wilson, Benjamin 1818 1859  
Wilson, Emily L.    Aug. 7, 1862 21y, 2m
Wilson, Granvill G.   June 25, 1846 1y, 3m, Son of R & R
Wilson, Infant   Nov. 30, 1848 Son of B & R
Wilson, Harrison   Feb. 20, 1841 38y
Wilson, Manvill M.     Son of N & Anna
Wilson, Martha A.   Sept. 11, 1853 9m, 9d, Dau. of N & Anna
Wilson, Melvin R.   Feb. 21, 188_ 7m, Son of B & R
Wilson, N.   Mar. 2, 1858 81y, 7m, 3d
Wilson, Poly   __ 30, 1836 61y, Wife of N
Wilson, Ransom R.   Feb. 28, 1851 5y, 5m, 10d, Son of A & Anna
Wilson, Rosalinda 1820 1906 Wife of Benjamin
Wilson, Sophia   Apr. 27, 1837 31y, Dau. of N & Poly
Wilson, William    Sept. 13, 1838 38y
Young, Elles   July 9, 1859 24y, 6m

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