Wednesday, October 29, 2008

List of Cemeteries in Muskegon County, Michigan - by location

Muskegon cemeteries can give many clues to people investigating the genealogy and history of their families. Here is a comprehensive list of Muskegon County Cemeteries.

City of Muskegon:
Evergreen Cemetery
Irwin and Wood Streets, Muskegon MI

Forest Home Cemetery
Marquette Avenue at Harvey Street, Muskegon MI

Indian Cemetery
Morris Avenue, Muskegon MI

Lakeside Cemetery
Crozier Avenue

Oakwood Cemetery
Irwin and Wood Streets, Muskegon MI

Old Cemetery
Webster Street and Muskegon Avenue

Peo Hill Indian Cemetery
near Port Sherman, Pere Marquette Park

Restlawn Cemetery
Nims and Kenneth Streets

St. Mary's Cemetery
Laketon Avenue

Sunrise Memorial Garden
Keating Street

Muskegon Township:
Shady Rest Cemetery (County)


City of Muskegon Heights:
Mona View Cemetery


City of Norton Shores:
Norton (Township) Cemetery
St. Gregory's Cemetery, Seminole Road


Blue Lake Township:
Blue Lake Cemetery
Ware Cemetery


Casnovia Township:
Bell Place
Hilton Cemetery
Seaman (North Casnovia) Cemetery
South Casnovia Cemetery


Cedar Creek Township:
Hortonn Cemetery
St. Anthony's Cemetery


Dalton Township:
Oakhill Cemetery
Oakland Cemetery
Twin Lake Cemetery


Egelston Township:
Egelston Township Cemetery


Fruitport Township:
Fruitport Cemetery


Laketon Township:
Bear Lake Cemetery
Laketon Cemetery
Laketon-McLaughlin Cemetery


Montague Township:
Sammis (Eilers) Cemetery
Mt. Calvary Cemetery
Oakgrove Cemetery


Moorland Township:
Anscomb (Chidester) Cemetery
Moorland Township Cemetery


Muskegon Township:
Shady Rest Cemetery (County)


Ravenna Township:
Ravenna Township Cemetery


Whitehall Township:
Oakhurst Cemetery
Sprague (Wheat) Cemetery


White River Township:
Hubbard Cemetery
Mouth Cemetery

3 comments:

Miriam said...

Hello, Janet,

I'm very excited to see this latest Graveyard Rabbit! I have many ancestors and relatives buried in Muskegon County cemeteries, and shall be following this blog closely. Unfortunately at this time, you won't see me as a "follower" according to Blogger, because I already am a blog follower of the limit (200)...plus many more!

Although I haven't been to Muskegon County since I was a little girl, I've got many photographs of Muskegon County graves and access to the cemetery books on microfiche at my local Family History Center (I realize these are now available online as well), so if you ever need additional resources, think of me!

Susan in PA said...

Dear Graveyard Rabbit,
Is it possible to get a listing of the plot numbers in a local cemetery without having to pay for it? I last visited the Oakhill(?) Cemetery in 2003 looking for the grave of my great-great grandfather Dudley Winters (7th MI Infantry) and came up void. An info person at the co. genealogy society assumed the old stone had broken. MCGS list has Dudley, his wife Susannah, brother James, son William and his wife Julia in the cemetery but I found stones for none. Also zilch for Julia's parents Euphrates and Viletta Rogers...some online genealogies say they are buried near Flint but MCGS says they are in Holton.

If I had lot numbers, I could do the hoofing for myself the next time I come to MI; I live in PA.
Respond to lydens6sue@yahoo.com
PS. Yes I know this would make my cousins and siblings Muskegon County Pioneers....but I'm broke on that too. Up the economy!!

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