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Dodge County
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Union 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.

Armitage, Edgar E. and Mary M.
Baker, Elizabeth and infant
Baker, Thomas and Mary E.
Bird, Hannah E.
Bird, Isaac
Boeinig, Emil and Julia
Brackett, Harriet
Burgess, L.M.
Burgess, Sarah
Burgess, Truman
Cornell, Charles D.
Cornell, Grove H.
Cornell, Jerome M.
Crawford, D.
Crawford, David
Cretyer, George
Creydt, Adolph and Emilie
Creydt, Albert G.
Culver, Mattilda
Faes, Olga
Flohr, Louisa
Gabatholer, H.
Gendrich, Henriette
Green, Morris and Sarah Jane
Hart, Chancy
Hart, Hannah
Hart, John
Hart, Lovantia E.
Hesketh, Sarah Bird
Hilbert, David
Hilbert, Jacob L.N.
Hilbert, Wilhelm
Hooker, B. Nicho
Hooker, James
Hooker, Lois
Jarman, Elizabeth
Jarman, Llwelin and William
Jarman, Margaret
Jarman, Sarah
Jones, Edgar M. and Nellie
Jones, Ira and Penelope
Jones, Merritt G.
Jones, Seneca B. and Eliza
Keebs, Maria
Kleinod, Friederika Hafemann
Knowles, Carl
Knowles, Charles M.
Kraus, Eva G.
Krebs, Eduard
Krebs, Friedrich
Kuehl, Friedrich
Kuehl, Theresa
Kukhan, Iohann K.F.
Lange, Ferdinand and Carolina
Ludke, Engel
Luedtke, August and Amelia
Mann, Caroline
Nichols, Isaac
Nichols, Martha Ann
Nicholson, Letteys
Ott, Jacob
Perkins, Arthur
Randall, B.J. and Mary E.
Randall, Benjamin
Randall, Harriet
Randall, Lucy
Randall, Mary
Randall, Nancy
Randall, Oliver A.
Randall, S.M. and Huldah
Randall, Simeon E.
Richards, Mary J.
Runke, Friedrich
Ryder, F.C.
Ryder, Frank W.
Ryder, Horatio and Nellie
Ryder, Mary
Schoenheide, Otto and infant
Schuett, Albert
Schuett, Hermaan C.
Staple, Noah
Toms, John
Underwood, E.F. and Permela
Weatherby and Briggs family,  
Weatherby, John C. and Ann
Weber, Edna L.
Wilson, John
Wiltse, Edmond
Wiltse, Edward J.
Wiltse, Syrena
Zerbel, Gutleib

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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.

This page was last updated 20 November 2012