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NOTE: Etna Township Cemeteries are: (1) Etna Cemetery, (2) Parkinson-Babcock Cemetery AKA Pike Cemetery, (3) Saint Jacobs Church Cemetery. [See the link for Cemetery Histories.]
Saint Jacobs Church Cemetery, Etna Township, Ohio.; Table Of Contents
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Saint Jacobs Church Cemetery is located on Palmer Road, east of Watkins Road and west of York Road. (Etna Township, Licking County). The GPS coordinates are (Latitude) 39.9403416 39į 56' 25.2" N (Longitude) -82.6440545 82į 38' 38.6" W.

This cemetery was established around 1834 and belonged to the St. Jacobís German Reformed Church. All this southeastern part of Etna Township was called Germany from about 1936 and before. There isnít much information as to when and how the township trustees became as the caretakers to this cemetery.

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St. Jacob's Cemetery, Etna Township Plotting by Boy Scouts

Miscellaneous Pictures of Saint Jacobs Church Cemetery
St Jacob's Cemetery View From Road Looking North |
St Jacob's Cemetery Another view from Road looking NE |
St Jacob's Cemetery NW Corner Fence Growing Thru Tree |
St Jacob's Cemetery Different Area of Fence Growing Thru Tree |
St Jacob's Cemetery Part of Foundation of Old Church

Saint Jacobs Church Cemetery Index
Photographs Copyright and Submitted by Ron Cruikshank, September 2012
Please Note: Click on underlined name to view tombstone image.
This cemetery read from R - L South - North Rows are West to East

KEY| ROW: SURNAME, GIVEN NAME - REMAINDER OF TRANSCRIPTION/NOTES
Row 1 R-L: Strahm Samuel - b. 1829 - d. 1904; Shares stone with Anna Mary His Wife
Row 1 R-L: Strahm Anna Mary - b. 1834 - d. 1898; Shares stone with Samuel
Row 1 R-L: Strahm Sarah L - b. Unk - d. Mar 29 1825; Aged 6y. 3 m. 3 d.
Row 1 R-L: Frideger John - b. 1850 - d. 1882; Shares stone with Mary
Row 1 R-L: Frideger Mary - b. 1857 - d. 1882; Shares stone with John
Row 1 R-L: Wagner Mary Ann - b. June 24 1833 - d. Jan 27 1899; Aged 65 Y. 7 M. 3 D.
Row 1 R-L: Wagner John - b. Aug 4 1903 - d. Aug 18 1888
Row 1 R-L: Wagner Elizabeth - b. Unk - d. Aug 23 1849; Wife of J. Wagner
Row 1 R-L: Yonins Elizabeth - b. Unk - d. Sep 27 1859; Aged 2 Y. 6 M. Dau of J. & M. Yonins
Row 1 R-L: Hoffer John A - b. Unk - d. Nov 2 1860; Aged 1 M. 14 D. Son of J. & A. Hoffer
Row 1 R-L: Hoffer Frederick - b. Unk - d. April 5 1863; Aged 3 M. 6 D.
Row 1 R-L: Unknown Headstone Inscription Illegible; Aged 45 yrs
Row 1 R-L: Thompson Joseph E - b. Unk - d. Oct 9 1820; Aged 3 Yrs - 2M. 13 D.
Row 1 R-L: Thompson Jacob E - b. Unk - d. Jan 22 1871; Aged 1 Ys. 1 M.

KEY| ROW: SURNAME, GIVEN NAME - REMAINDER OF TRANSCRIPTION/NOTES
Row 2 R-L: Scheare Jacob - b. Unk - d. March 25 1879; Aged 85 Yrs
Row 2 R-L: Magley John - b. Unk - d. Mar 24 1874; Aged 19Y. 6 M. 21D.
Row 2 R-L: Scheare Frederick - b. Unk - d. Oct 11 1850; Aged 6 Y. 10 M. 22 D.
Row 2 R-L: Magley Elizabeth - b. Unk - d. Sept 7 1846; Aged 78 Y. 6M.
Row 2 R-L: Schurch Benedict - b. Unk - d. May 20 1901; Aged 90Y. 5M. 25D. Shares stone with Anna Maria His Wife
Row 2 R-L: Schurch Anna Maria - b. Unk - d. Oct 15 1884; Aged 74Y. 8M. 28D. Shares stone with Benedict
Row 2 R-L: Schurch Jakob - b. Unk - d. May 22 1851; Aged 2Y. 5M. 17D. Son of B. & A. M. Scheare
Row 2 R-L: Schurch John - b. Unk - d. Oct 27 1851; Aged 1Y. 5M. 10D. Son of B. & A. M. Scheare
Row 2 R-L: Unknown John L - b. Unk - d. Feb 28 185(8)
Row 2 R-L: Strahm Eusebius - b. Unk - d. Sept 14 1853; Aged 64 Yrs
Row 2 R-L: Grunder Frank - b. Unknown - d. Aug 1 1852; Aged 2 yrs
Row 2 R-L: Grunder Jacob - b. Unknown - d. Aug 12 1852; Aged 48 Yrs
Row 2 R-L: Grunder Anna B - b. Unknown - d. Aug 4 1895; Aged 84 Y
Row 2 R-L: Reef Jacob - b. Unkown - d. June 18 1859; Aged 63Y. 3M. 9D.
Row 2 R-L: Reef Anna - b. Unknown - d. Dec 9 1870; Aged 60Y. 5M. 5D. Wife of Jacob Reef
Row 2 R-L: Unknown Unknown - Died Dec 10 1865; Aged 69Ys. 9M. 19D.
Row 2 R-L: Uras John Uras - b. Unknown - d. Jan 11 1868
Row 2 R-L: Uras Elizabeth - b. Unknown - d. Mar 11 1868; Aged 63 Y. _M. 27D.
Row 2 R-L: Unknown Headstone Missing
Row 2 R-L: Phister William H - b. Unknown - d. July 11 1880; Aged 16Y. 3M. 10D. Son of Fannie Phister
Row 2 R-L: Phister Father & Mother Memorial
Row 2 R-L: Phister Anna Mary - b. Unk - d. April 7 1897; Wife of John Phister
Row 2 R-L: Phister John U - b. Unk - d. April 1 1874; Aged 85 Years 4 Mo.

KEY| ROW: SURNAME, GIVEN NAME - REMAINDER OF TRANSCRIPTION/NOTES
Row 3 R-L: Andregg Mary Ann - b. Unk - d. Aug 15 1852; Aged 27 Y. 9 M. 1 D. Dau of J.S. & A.B. Andregg
Row 3 R-L: Andregg Anna Barbara - b. Unk - d. Aug 11 1869; Aged 78 Y. 9 M. 21 D. Wife of John Andregg
Row 3 R-L: Andregg John - b. Unknown - d. Sept 30 1888; Aged 84 Y. 10 M. 1 D.
Row 3 R-L: Magly Herman W - b. Unk - d. Oct 10 1875; Aged 2 Yrs. 21 Ds
Row 3 R-L: Unknown Headstone Inscription Illegible
Row 3 R-L: Magly Louisa E - b. Unk - d. Oct 2 1875; aged 7 Y. 8 M. 17 D. Dau of C. & E. Magly
Row 3 R-L: Scheidegger Sarah E - b. Unk - d. Aug 31 1856
Row 3 R-L: Scheidegger Melinda - b. Unk - d. May 15 1861
Row 3 R-L: Scheidegger Marianne- b. Unk - d. ______ Aged 7 Yrs. 7 Ds.
Row 3 R-L: Affolter Mary - b. 1775 - d. Jan 8 1864; Aged; 88 yr. 1 M. 5 D.
Row 3 R-L: Affolter George - b. 1776 - d. Mar 15 1856; Aged 70 Yr. 5 M.
Row 3 R-L: Wagner George A - b. Unk - d. July 27 (1850/1870); Aged 1 Mo. 20 Ds. Son of E. & M. E. Wagner
Row 3 R-L: Unknown Unknown - Died 1881 - Aged 3 Mo. 20 Ds.

KEY| ROW: SURNAME, GIVEN NAME - REMAINDER OF TRANSCRIPTION/NOTES
Row 4 R-L: Andregg Earl H - b. Jan 6 1893 - d. Sept 10 1893
Row 4 R-L: Andregg Wm. Franklin - b. Unk - d. May 14 1877; Aged 1Y. 7M. 23D. Son of J. & M. A. Andregg
Row 4 R-L: Monnett Louisa E - b. Unk - d. July 12 1880; Aged 23Y. 3M. 11D.
Row 4 R-L: Scheidegger Jacob - b. Unk - d. Jan 22 1874; Aged 6(2)Y. 1 M. 6 D.
Row 4 R-L: Scheidegger Margaret - b. Unk - d. June 1 1885; Aged 63 Y. 5 M. 9 D.
Row 4 R-L: Scheidegger Lewis E - b. Apr 3 1872 - d. May 19 1872 Twin Son of J. & M. Schiedegger
Row 4 R-L: Scheidegger William H - b. Apr 3 1872 - d. May 19 1872 Twin Son of J. & M. Schiedegger
Row 4 R-L: Scheidegger Frank - b. 1873 - d. 1875; Shares stone with Bertie
Row 4 R-L: Scheidegger Bertie - b. 1880 - d. 1890; Shares stone with Frank
Row 4 R-L: Amman Father & Mother Memorial
Row 4 R-L: Amman Samuel - b. Unk - d. March 18 1877; Aged 85 Y. 1M. 21 D.
Row 4 R-L: Amman Anna - b. Unk - d. June 6 1874; Aged 78 Y. 8 M. 25 D. Wife of S. Amman
Row 4 R-L: Unknown Headstone Inscription Illegible
Row 4 R-L: Stinehilber E. G. - b. Unknown - d. July 13 1863; Aged 30 Y. 8 M. 16 D.
Row 4 R-L: Hagy Samuel - b. Unk - d. June 26 1864
Row 4 R-L: Hagy Mary E - b. Unk - d. June 3 1879
Row 4 R-L: Hagy Samuel - b. Unknown - d. Dec 24 1860(6)
Row 4 R-L: Hagy Mary Ann - b. Unk - d. Feb 25 1861
Row 4 R-L: Rostorfer Samuel - b. 1793 - d. 1861
Row 4 R-L: Rostorfer Henry b. Unk - d. June 8 1868
Row 4 R-L: Unknown Elizabeth
Row 4 R-L: Reef Mary Ann - b. Unk - d. Oct 7 1870; Aged 20Y. 3M. 23D. Dau of J. & A Reef
Row 4 R-L: Reef Emanuel - b. Unk - d. Oct 20 18(6)3; Aged 18Y. 2M. 3D. Son of J. & A. Reef
Row 4 R-L: Affolter John U - b. Unk - d. June 18 1869; Aged 56Y. 9M. 27D.
Row 4 R-L: Detwiler Frederick - b. 1819 - d. 1904; Shares stone with Mae His Wife
Row 4 R-L: Detwiler Mae - b. 1820 - d. 1877; Shares stone with Frederick
Row 4 R-L: Slabaugh Jacob - b. 1796 - d. Mar 17 1877; Aged 80 Y. 5 M. 23 D.
Row 4 R-L: Slabaugh Elizabeth - b. 1796 - d. May 1 1870; Wife of J. Slabaugh
Row 4 R-L: Felber Elizabeth - b. Unk - d. Jan 30 1875; Aged 52 Y. 5 M. 17 D. Wife of Christian Felber
Row 4 R-L: Felber Christian - b. 1790 - d. Jan 18 1871
Row 4 R-L: Baber Henry - b. Unk - d. May 11 1871
Row 4 R-L: Baber Anna - b. 1834 - d. Jan 11 1877; Wife of Oswald Baber

KEY| ROW: SURNAME, GIVEN NAME - REMAINDER OF TRANSCRIPTION/NOTES
Row 5 R-L: Magly Christian Sr. - b. Unk - d. Apr 12 1875; aged 77 Years; Shares stone with Elizabeeth
Row 5 R-L: Magly Elizabeth - b. Unk - d. Sept 6 1875; Aged 75 Years
Row 5 R-L: Rostorfer Samuel - b. Unk - d. Dec 4 1893; Aged 70 Y. 4 M. 3 D.
Row 5 R-L: Rostorfer Elizabeth - b. Iml - d. Sept 26 1908; Wife of S. Rostorfer
Row 5 R-L: Manley John W - b. 1848 - d. 1915; Shares stone with Dora Belle
Row 5 R-L: Manley Dora Belle - b. 1885 - d. 1887; Shares stone with John W
Row 5 R-L: Magly Conrad - b. Unk - d. Sept 3 1871; Aged 65 Y. 26 D.
Row 5 R-L: Magly Elizabeth "Mother" - b. Unk - d. March 3 1886; Aged 81 Y. 3 M. 23 D.
Row 5 R-L: Magly John "Brother" - b. Unk - d. Aug 23 1870; Aged 40 Y. 7 M. 2 D.
Row 5 R-L: Magly Jacob F - b. Unk - d. Sept 4 1901; Aged 68 Years

KEY| ROW: SURNAME, GIVEN NAME - REMAINDER OF TRANSCRIPTION/NOTES
Row 6 R-L: Hoffer Eliza Christina - b. July 31 1857 - d. Dec 5 1875; Dau of John & Anna Hoffer
Row 6 R-L: Born Elizabeth A - b. 1823 - d. 1908 "Mother"
Row 6 R-L: Born John U - b. 1815 - d. 1896 "Father"
Row 6 R-L: Born Wesley C - b. Unk - d. Dec 15 1875; Aged 7 ys. 5 mos. 4 ds. Son of J.U. & E. Born
Row 6 R-L: Born Lucinda _ - b. Unk - d. Oct 7 1875; Aged 10 Y. 10M. 20 D. Dau of J.U. & E. Born
Row 6 R-L: Born Godfrey J. - b. Unk - d. June 19 1883; Aged 32 Ys. 9 Ms. 10 Ds. Son of J. N. & A. E. Born
Row 6 R-L: Born Elizabeth - b. 1844 - d. 1931; Shares stone with John
Row 6 R-L: Born John - b. 1844 - d. 1933; Shares stone with Elizabeth
Row 6 R-L: Schaad Barbara - b. Unk - d. Sep 8 1892; Aged 74 Y.
Row 6 R-L: Schaad John - b. Unknown - d. Feb 1 1898; Aged 63 Y
Row 6 R-L: Schaad Peter - b. 1803 - d. June 13 1883; Aged 79 Ys. 6 Ms. 2 Days
Row 6 R-L: Schaad Frenna - b. 1795 - d. Dec 24 1863; Aged 68 Ys. 4 Ms. 22 Days; Wife of Peter Schaad
Row 6 R-L: Cauby Maria A - b. Unk - d. Jan 5 1882; Aged 81 Yrs; Wife of J. W. Cauby
Row 6 R-L: Andregg Mary A "Mother" - b. unk - d. Jan 26 1916; Aged 77y. 9m. 26d. Wife of J. Andregg
Row 6 R-L: Andregg Jacob "Father" - b. Unk - d. Jan 24 1898; Aged 67y. 11m. 22d.
Row 6 R-L: Detwiler Sarah E - b. 1851 - d. 1880; Wife of Ferd. Detwiler
Row 6 R-L: Detwiler George - b. Unk - d. June 28 1879; Aged 31 Yrs. 4 Ms. 14Ds,
Row 6 R-L: VonIns John U "Father" - b. 1810 - d. 1909; Shares stone with Anna M
Row 6 R-L: VonIns Anna M "Mother" - b. 1826 - d. 1886; Shares stone with John U
Row 6 R-L: VonIns Dillon Ray - b. Unk - d. Nov 4 1898; Aged 8Y. 7M. 1D. Son of J. & A. VonIns
Row 6 R-L: Elliott Jennie - b. 1876 - d. 1932; Shares stone with Robert
Row 6 R-L: Elliott Robert - b. 1856 - d. 1932; Shares stone with Jennie

KEY| ROW: SURNAME, GIVEN NAME - REMAINDER OF TRANSCRIPTION/NOTES
Row 7 R-L: Rolley Louisa M - b. 1863 - d. 1957; Share stone with Joseph V
Row 7 R-L: Rolley Joseph V - b. 1858 - d. 1893; Shares stone with Louisa M
Row 7 R-L: Rolley Grover C - b. Unk - d. Dec 19 1925; OHIO CORP 135th FIELD ARTY 37 DIV WW I VETERAN
Row 7 R-L: Magly Christian - b. 1826 - d. 1911; Shares stone with Elizabeth His Wife and John A
Row 7 R-L: Magly Elizabeth - b. 1824 - d. 1863; Shares stone with Christian and John A
Row 7 R-L: Magly John A - b. 1866 - d. 1893; Shares stone with Elizabeth and Christian
Row 7 R-L: Miller Sarah E Keller - b. Unk - d. Mary 24 1875; Wife of J. Miller & Dau of D. & E. Keller
Row 7 R-L: Keller Simon - b. Nov 18 1834 - d. Oct 24 1878
Row 7 R-L: Keller Father & Mother Memorial
Row 7 R-L: Keller David - b. Unk - d. Mar 7 1883; Aged 76Y. 5M. 13D.
Row 7 R-L: Keller Elizabeth - b. Unk - d. June 21 1885; Aged 76Y. 9M. 10D. Wife of D. Keller
Row 7 R-L: Von Ins Jacob - b. Oct 20 1853 - d. June 8 1916l Shares stone with Louisa His Wife
Row 7 R-L: Von Ins Louisa Schearer - b. Jan 6 1856 - d. Nov 9 1947; Shares stone with Jacob
Row 7 R-L: Born Jessie E - b. Nov 18 1860 - d. Apr 11 1899; Shares stone with Henry W
Row 7 R-L: Born Henry W - b. July 12 1855 - d. Sept 13 1942; Shares stone with Jessie E
Row 7 R-L: Born Original Marker for Jeesie E Born
Row 7 R-L: Born Ernest H - b. Mar 27 1892 - d. June 9 1964; US ARMED FORCES VETERAN WWI

KEY| ROW: SURNAME, GIVEN NAME - REMAINDER OF TRANSCRIPTION/NOTES
Row 8 R-L: Magley Everett & Infant Sons of Wm & Mary C Magley
Row 8 R-L: Slabaugh Jacob - b. 1819 - d. 1898; Shares stone with Elizabeth His Wife
Row 8 R-L: Slabaugh Elizabeth Higgy - b. 1823 - d. 1884; Shares stone with Jacob
Row 8 R-L: Shaefer Ida V - b. 1873 - d. Oct 19 1876; Aged 2 yrs. 2 mo. 1 d; Dau of U. A. & S. A. Shaefer
Row 8 R-L: Schearer Father & Mother Memorial
Row 8 R-L: Schearer Felix - b. Unk - d. 1886?
Row 8 R-L: Schearer (Anna) Wife of Felix - b. Unk - d. May 22 1887?

KEY| ROW: SURNAME, GIVEN NAME - REMAINDER OF TRANSCRIPTION/NOTES
Row 9 R-L: Carpenter Homer E - b. 1896 - d. 1912
Row 9 R-L: Unknown Unknown Memorial
Row 9 R-L: Wagner John F - b. Aug 25 1837 - d. Dec 3 1898; Shares stone with Caroline His Wife
Row 9 R-L: Wagner Caroline - b. Apr 26 1840 - d. July 6 1921; Shares stone with John F
End of Saint Jacobs Church Cemetery

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