Mt. Calvary Cemetery

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Jefferson Twp.
Madison County

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For those that are perhaps seeing these transcriptions for the first time, the transcriptions may give on first glance, the appearance of a great many typos, so I feel obligated to explain that the abundance of y, m, and d represent abbreviations for year, month and day. Although you will find most engravers follow similar patterns, it seems there are several different abbreviations used to represent these three time terms including: y, yr, yrs, yr's & years; m. mo, mos, mo's, and months; d. da, das, da's, and days and on rare occasions, h, hr, hrs, hr's, and hours. I tend not to use commas except to separate surname from given name, given name from date, except where found on actual inscription, same goes for the [.] (period). When you see the symbol [_] (underscore), I use it to represent missing or unreadable letters, or if a lot of letters are unreadable I may express it by several periods, such as Jos...h . Sometimes you will find raised letters such as "c" in surnames such as in McClain, or if the engraver added smaller letters that were left out and added later, when I encounter them, tend to express them, when possible, as found on the stone. Sometimes engravers will use the latin term Æ or æ, this is just a term that generally replaces the word "aged". One last comment, all actual text found engraved, will come first in bold text. All comments, observations, personal knowledge remarks added by submitter, concerning an individual, but not inscribed on stone, will then proceed in regular text. ~R.M.Sizelove~

These tombstone photos have been generously donated by William Fischer, Jr., on 4 Jan., 2008.
Mount Calvary Cemtery (395611N 0831637W), Lilly Chapel Road, opposite West Jefferson High School, West Jefferson, Jefferson Township, Madison County, Ohio.
The most recent update to this page made on 10 Feb., 2008.

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Engelsperger, L. [Lawrence], n.d., Company A 40th Ohio Infantry Regiment, Civil War.
Fitzgerald, David D., [2 May] 1841 - [25 April] 1909; Johanna Fitzgerald, 1848 - 1901, his wife, Natives of Cullen[?] Millstreet, County Cork, Ireland; John D. Fitzgerald, 1846 - 1904[?] [brother of David]; Margaret I. Fitzgerald, 1883 - 1903; Malachi Riley Fitzgerald, 1880 - 1902.
Hann, Maurice, n.d., Company B 40th Ohio Infantry Regiment, Civil War
McDonald, James, n.d., Company K 26th Ohio Infantry Regiment, Civil War
Nippel, William, 19 August, 1839 - 18 March, 1931, "FATHER" [Husband of and buried next to Margaret Nippel]
Nippel, Margaret, 6 April, 1848 - 21 February, 1901 [Wife of William Nippel]
Paulus, Anthony, 6 January 1834 - 24 June 1902; Elizabeth Merkle Paulus, 18 February 1835 - 5 June 1911.
Quinn, Patrick, 17 March 1825 - 6 January 1902; Ann Quinn, 24 February 1832 - 27 February 1920
Sullivan, Bartholomew E., 26 December, 1900 - 6 September, 1967, Ohio, Corporal, Headquarters Company, 307th Airborne Medical Battalion, World War I & II. Son of Jerry and Laura Sullivan. Serving at Fort Bliss, near El Paso, Texas, in 1930 Fed census.
Sullivan, Bartholomew, 6 April, 1848 - 29 October, 1910; Ellen P. Sullivan, 6 January, 1855 - 21 March, 1916

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