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Dodge County
(Town of Fox Lake)
Lake Emily 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.

Abraham, Mary
Anderson, Robert D. and Karen
Beale, Oscar S. and June Rose
Benzin, Carl
Braun, Lavester and Arlene
Braun, Walter F. and Hattie
Brown, Walter George Jr.
Bubolz, Russell E.
Bubolz, Russell E. and Marilyn
Davies, David and Ann
Davies, David M.
Davies, Jeremiah
Davis, Mary Jane
Davis, William
Evans, David
Evans, Evan
Evans, James
Evans, Robert
Frederick, Walter and Marguerite
Garvin, Mary Libke Houston
Grahn, Clara
Grahn, Dora
Grahn, Gustav and Hulda
Jones, Arthur H. and unclear
Jones, Clara Gemuenden
Jones, Elizabeth Jane
Jones, family
Jones, Griffith H. and Jane
Jones, Humphrey
Jones, Jane
Jones, John
Jones, Maggie
Jones, Maggie and Humphrey
Jones, Mary Ann
Jones, Morris
Jones, R.J. and family
Jones, Thomas and Mary
Kreuger, Carl
Kreuger, Louise Luepke
Kroll, Ralph K. and Ruth M.
Lake Emily Cemetery Sign,  
Lehman, Hunter Louis
Lehman, Randall Scott
Lehmann, Clarence F. and Lillian
Lehmann, Gustav and Minnie
Lehmann, Julius
Lemmenes, Albertus and Elizabeth
Lenser, Tammy P. Price
Morris, Henry and Elenor
Morris, Morris
Morris, Morris W.
Palmiter, Robert G.
Roberts, John J. and Ellen
Sausman, Stephanie Beale
Schweda, Eugene L. and Rose V.
Smith, Wilber Carl
Vossekuil, Russell J. (Kipper)
Williams, Abraham
Williams, Charlotte
Williams, Joseph and Mary
Williams, Powell R.
Winter, Elmer M.
Ziebell, William G.

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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"]

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 [] 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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