Butler County, PA

Evans City Cemetery

Evans City Borough, Forward Township, Butler County, PA

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Directions to Cemetery:  From Route 79, take Evans City Exit.  Take Route 68 West into town.  Just before you cross the railroad tracks, make right turn onto Franklin Road.  Look for cemetery sign on left, and bear left up the cemetery road.

GPS Coordinates:
Latitude: N40 45.674
Longitude: W080 03.871
Elevation: 1,185 feet
 


Horror movie fans may recognize Evans City Cemetery as the site of the opening scenes of George Romero's 1967 cult classic Night of the Living Dead

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Ash, Minnie E., (view 2 ), 10 Feb 1876, age 15Y 9M

Ash, Sarah, (view 2 ), 1775 - 1826

Ash, Joseph, (view 2 ), 1774 - 1811

Ash, Mary, (view 2 ), 1881

Ash, Margret, (view 2 ), 1845

Ash, Sarah, (view 2 ), 1831

Ash, Martha R., (view 2 ), 20 Dec 1888, age 75Y ?M 2D

Ash, Sylvester, (view 2 ), 1880

Ash, Robert, (view 2), 28? Aug 1837 - 31 Jul 1910, GAR

Ash, Susan, (view 2), w/o Robert, 1847 - 1894

Ash, Maud, (view 2)

Ash, Baby, (view 2)

Beatty, John L., (view 2), GAR

Behm, Chrissie, (view 2 , 3), 21 Feb 1863 - 11 Apr 1889

Behm, Lenia Elizabeth, (view 2 , 3), d/o N. & L., 22 May 1869 - 16 Mar 1875

Bollhorst, Heinrich, (view 2 , 3) 16 Jan 1882, age 76Y 2M 26D

Bollhorst, Sophia, (view 2 , 3), 20 Feb 1814 - 22 Apr 1890

Bowen, Noah, GAR

Cooper, Jacob, (view 2), 07 Dec 1829 - 04 Jan 1906

Cooper, Mary, (view 2), 1796 - 24 Mar 1872

Cooper, James, (view 2), 1785 - 27 Sep 1857?

Cooper, Mary, (view 2), 05 Feb 1831 - 01? Oct 1892?

Croft, Maria B., (view 2), w/o James

Dunbar, Solomon, (view 2), 1836 - 1914

Dunbar, Rachel, (view 2), 1841 - 1917

Dunbar, Austin E., (view 2), s/o Solomon & Rachel, 25 Jul 1901, age 33Y 5M 3D

Dunbar, William, Sr., (view 2), 18 Jul 1892, age 80Y 11M 16D

Fehl, William, (view 2), 23 Mar 1890, age 78Y 9M 27D

Fehl, Anna Elizabeth Goehring, (view 2), 02 Nov 1890, age 85Y 4M 11D

Irvine, Frank C., 1893 - 1968

Irvine, Cleola K., 1893 - 1980

Knox, Harry A., (view 2), 21 Nov 1897 - 29 Mar 1981

Knox, Hazel P., (view 2), 08 Mar 1902 - 24 Dec 1978

Knox, Harold E., 28 Jul 1920 - 12 Sep 1920

Knox, Obed, (view 2 , 3), 09 Mar 1881, age 74Y 4M 19D

Knox, Mary, (view 2), d/o Obed & S., 07 Dec 1863, age 25Y 11M 9D

Kramer, Nicholas, (view 2 , 3 , 4), 18 Feb 1842 - 17 Mar 1917, GAR

Kramer, Mary, (view 2), 13 Apr 1843 - 13 Aug 1896

Kramer, Alice, (view 2), 18 Apr 1873 - 18 May 1884

Kramer, G. L., (view 2), 03 Jul 1884 - 30 Mar 1885

Kramer, W. W., (view 2), Feb 1887, age 7M

Kreiss, Errasmus, (view 2 , 3), 28 Jun 1879, age 82Y 5M 2D

Kreiss, Katharina, (view 2 , 3), w/o E., 20 Apr 1857, age 61Y 4M 24D

Kreiss, Margaretha S., (view 2 , 3), w/o E., 12 Apr 1873, age 70Y 9M 18D

Lotz, Agnes, 08 Jun 1888, age 35Y

Lotz, Wm. U., (view 2), 20 Aug 1878, age 37Y 2M 24D

Martin, Nancy, (view 2 , 3), 24 Apr 1880, age 74Y 4M 2D

Martin, Ellen, (view 2 , 3), 08 Jan 1890, age 74Y

Mathay, Elizabeth, (view 2), 13 Jan 1887, age 37Y 4M 22D

Mathay, W. J., (view 2), 09 Oct 1882, age 22Y 2M 1D

Mathay, Jacob, (view 2), ?? Apr 1812 - 05 Jun 1893

McKirdy, James, (view 2), 11 Sep 1912, age 70Y

McKirdy, Jennie, (view 2), 27 Feb 1914, age 61Y

McKirdy, William, (view 2), 12 Mar 1909, age 54Y

McKirdy, John, (view 2 , 3), 17 Apr 1888, age 37Y 3M 7D

McKirdy, Catharine, (view 2 , 3), w/o Laughlan, 24 Jul 1882, age 71Y 2M 9D

McKirdy, Laughlin, (view 2 , 3), 12 Aug 1812 - 07 Jan 1887, age 75Y 4M 28D

McKirdy, Alex L., (view 2 , 3), 20 Feb 190?, GAR

Miller, Hugo, GAR

Minser, Mary, (view 2), 24 Apr 1804 - 26 Apr 1879

Nicklaess, Mary A., (view 2), 02 Mar 1868 - 05 Mar 1904

Nicklaess, Tillie C. Sedoris, (view 2), 07 Jan 1881 - 13 Mar 1904

Nicklaess, Jacob, (view 2), 1838 - 1931

Nicklaess, Caroline, (view 2), 1841 - 1920

Nicklaess, John Jacob, (view 2), 12 Sep 1870 - 12 Apr 1895

Ohrmann, Luella?, (view 2), 21 Mar 1860 - 18 Apr 1875

Pfeifer, Lewis, 1866 - 1920

Pfeifer, Mary A., 1867 - 1952

Reibold, Catharine, (view 2), w/o Peter, 16 Jan 1876, age 36Y 5M 17?D

Schilling, Christina Margaretha, (view 2 , 3), 12 Jan 1809 - 04 Apr 1876

Schilling, Lorence?, (view 2 , 3), 18 ??? 1802 - 05 ??? 1889

Sims, David, (view 2), 15 Apr 1808 - 28 Jan 1899

Sims, Susannah, (view 2), 02 Sep 1815 - 02 Mar 1869?

Spithaler, Henry, (view 2 , 3), 11 Jan 1827 - 12 Apr 1898, GAR

Spithaler, Caroline, (view 2), 07 Aug 1825 - 15 Feb 1918

Wahl, Martin, (view 2), 24 Jun 1904, age 81Y 6M 17D

Wahl, Christina, (view 2), w/o Martin, 20 Mar 1894, age 66Y 2M 21D

Wahl, Martin, (view 2), s/o M. & K., 06 Feb 1872, age 24Y 10M 15D

Wahl, Emma, ?? Apr 1876 - 14 Mar 1883

Wahl, Floyd, 1889 - 1929

West, Joseph, (view 2), 1815 - 1892

West, Grandmother, (view 2)

Wilson, Boris S., (view 2 , 3), 14 Sep 1905 - 29 Nov 1939?

Wilson, Myrtle K., (view 2), 22 Jul 1897 - 07 Oct 1929

Wilson, Harry M., (view 2), Dr. 06 Aug 1860 - 25 Jul 1944

Wilson, Blanche Starkey, (view 2 , 3), w/o H.M., 1874 - 14 Jan 1917

Wilson, Infant, (view 2 , 3), s/o B. & H.M., 05 Mar 1900?

Wilson, George, (view 2), 23 Nov 1794? - 04 Sep 1862

Wilson, Rebecca, (view 2 , 3), w/o Geo.,05 Apr 1802 - 17 Feb 1860

Wilson, James C., (view 2), 02 Aug 1823 - 01 Aug 1868

Wilson, Lizzie E., (view 2), 26 Jun 1825 - 24 Jul 1882, age 56Y 28D

Woehlert, Fred, (view 2), 04 Dec 1816 - ?? Feb 1895, age 80Y

Woehlert, Julie, (view 2), w/o C.F., 06 Nov 1809 - ?? May 1886, age 76Y

Zinkhann, John, (view 2), 02 Aug 1844 - 23 Dec 1930

Zinkhann, Margaret, (view 2), 05 Jan 1849 - 12 Mar 1910

Zinkhann, Sarah M., (view 2), 03 Oct 1896, age 26Y 9M 12D

Zinkhann, William, (view 2), illegible

Unknown #1, Sep 1881, age 10Y 4M ?D

Unknown Margaretha, (view 2), 04 Apr 1821 - 08 Dec 1888, age 67Y 8M 4D


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