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Adams County
(Town of Jackson)
Davis Corner Cemetery
Tombstone Photos


These photos were generously taken and contributed to these pages by Larry & Linda Kopet!   Please take a moment to thank them for this terrific resource!  Use your back browser button to return to this page. Please note that these generous contributions do not necessarily depict all tombstone photographs for a given cemetery.


Baarda, John
Baarda, Katie
Bonnett, Darwin W. and family
Bork, August and family
Bork, Dorothea N.
Bork, Rudolph H.A. and Ida C.
Bork, William and Ethel
Burnham, David
Burnham, Josephine C. Washburn
Burnham, Lucia T.
Burnham, Mary A. Graves
Burnham, Theodore Graves
Clark, Clarinda
Clark, R.
Coon, Elmer L. and Margaret L.
Coon, Frank S.
Coon, Mary E.
Crandall, Louise J.
Davis, Lunie L.
Davis Corners Cemetery Sign,  
Dorardus, Jane R.
Elliott, Glen R.
Feuerhammer, August and Emma
Foat, Charles Henry and Katie
Foat, Daniel S.
Foat, Daniel S. and May W.
Foat, Milford L.
Foat, Sarah
Foat and Miotke family,  
Foreman, Arthur H. and Ethel R
Foss, Levi C. and Genevieve M.
Gale, Ida
Gale, Mary
Gale, Nina
Gale, Stephen B.
Garlock, Rosina
Glatvedt, Andrew
Golz, Orval and family
Golz, William F. and Anna M.
Haskins, Charles W. and France
Haskins, Flossie S.
Hecocks, Ephram
Hecocks, Lucinda M.
Herzberg, George R. and Alba A
Hickey, Fred and Luella
Hickey, Michael
Howell, Consider and Alice
Howell, Franklin M.
Howell, Sarah P.
Jones, Elias and family
Kahl, Myrl W.
Karow, August
Karow, Emilie J.
Kelsey, Jeff
Kelsey, Robin A.
Ketcham, Jesse
Ketcham, Libbie
Larkin, Harold W.
Lecy, Joyce E. Wilson
LeMay, Jeanette Hickey
Loomis, Warren H.
Lueck, Caroline
Nemitz, Albert and Ernestena
Nemitz, Edward G. and Viola L.
Nemitz, Mary Jane
Nemitz, Raymond G.
Nichols, Clayton C. and Leona
Nichols, Roy C. and Della L.
Niemczyk, Hattie J.
Niemczyk, Vincent P. and Nancy
Nogle, Daniel
Nogle, Martha A.
Osborn, Delbert
Osborn, Gilbert A. and Deliah
Osborn, Ida Idella
Osborn, Raymond E. and Augenia
Perez, infant male
Petersen, Wm. C.
Rice, Charlie D. and Mary I.
Robinson, Frank
Robinson, Harriet L.
Robinson, James E.
Robinson, Nola
Robinson, Rev. Calvin V.
Robinson, Sarah Ann
Rodger, Arnold A.
Rodger, Lyle A. and Janette M.
Rothe, Vivian E.
Russell, Clyde herbert
Russell, Edna White
Schad, Bernard
Schad, Max and Therese
Signess, Ephraim
Sroczynski, Roszella M.
Stone, James
Stone, Jessie
Stone, Mabel
Stroede, Jean M. Golz
Thorne, Lester G. and Caecilie
Totten, Abbiel
Townsend, Charles
Townsend, Julia
Tuttle, Ava E.
Utecht, Bernhadine
Utecht, Franz H. and Grams
Vant, Marshall
Ward, Charles E. and Martha B.
Ward, Pierce N.
Ward, Robert E. and Delia L.
White, Ezra and family
White, Francis
White, Margaret
White, Mary Jenett
Wohlfert, Walter M.
Woodring, George
Worthy, Peter and Mary
Wrezinski, John and Bertha

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WISCONSIN MUNICIPALITIES: Cities Towns, and Villages, often referred to as 'municipalities' in Wisconsin law, are the governmental units that relate most directly to citizens' everyday lives.

TOWNS, like counties, were created by the state to provide basic municipal services. Rooted in New England and New York tradition, town government came to Wisconsin with the settlers, but Wisconsin towns were not like their Eastern counterparts that reflected the existing patterns of local settlement. In Wisconsin, towns are geographical subdivisions of counties. Towns originally served (and for the most part they continue to serve) rural areas. Towns govern those areas of Wisconsin not included in the corporate boundaries of cities and villages.

The difference between "township" and "town" often confuses the public. In Wisconsin, "township' refers to the surveyor's township which was laid out to identify land parcels within a county. Theoretically. a township is a square tract of land, measuring six miles on a side for a total of 36 square miles in the unit. Each township is divided into 36 sections. "Town", as the word is used in Wisconsin, denotes a specific unit of government. It's boundaries may coincide with the surveyor's township or it may look quite different. A Town may include one, parts of or several townships.

CITIES and VILLAGES, often referred to as "incorportated areas", govern territory where population is more concentrated. In general, minimum population for incorporation as a village is 150 residents for an isolated village and 2,500 for a metropolitan village located in a more densely settled area. For cities, the minimums are 1,000 and 5,000 respectively. As cities and villages are incorporated, they are carved out of the town territory and become independent units no longer subject to the town's control. The remainder of the town may take on a 'Swiss cheese" configuration as its area is reduced.

[Information above taken from "State of Wisconsin Blue Book 1997-1998"]

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ProjectCopyright Notice: These generous contributions do not necessarily depict all tombstone photographs for a given cemetery. The source for many of the cemetery names and placenames on these pages come from Cemetery Locations in Wisconsin, 3rd edition, compiled by Linda M. Herrick and Wendy K. Uncapher. The book is published by Origins at 4327 Milton Ave. Janesville, WI 53546. All files on this site are copyrighted by their creator and/or contributor. They may be linked to but may not be reproduced on another site without specific permission from Tina Vickery [mailto:tsvickery@gmail.com] and/or their contributor. Although public information is not in and of itself copyrightable, the format in which they are presented, the notes and comments, etc., are. It is however, quite permissable to print or save the files to a personal computer for personal use ONLY.

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