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Union Cemetery, Clear Creek Township
THIS IS A NAME-ONLY LISTING
If you are interested in getting more detailed information on the people who are buried in this cemetery, the book "Cemeteries in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin: Volume 1" as compiled by the Genealogical Research Society of Eau Claire, is available through various libraries in the Eau Claire Co. area including the Eau Claire city library, the Area Research Center located on the UW-Eau Claire campus, and the Chippewa Valley Museum Library. A copy of this book is also available through the Wisconsin State Historical Society Library.
Donated by N. Sampson
HISTORY OF THIS CEMETERY
The Union Cemetery Association was organized in 1896. One acre of land was donated by George Jackson from his farm. It was a beautiful setting, located in the southwest corner of his farm directly across the road from the Pleasant Valley Methodist Church.
The charter members were: Austin Christler, George M. Jackson, Dan Anderson, Robert McMahan, Edson Sequin, J. D. Cleghorn, Israel Sequin, Christian Saugen, Albert Heyer, David Galusha, J. D. Marshall, W. W. Jackson, W. D. Hatch, Louis Cleghorn, John Haines, Ira Ives, Charles Sequin, Freeman Green Sr., John Anderson and Jerome Evans.
The first burial in the cemetery was Marvin Foster. Arthur Saugen, Hattie Jackson, Abner Kneeland, and Ann Haines were removed from the Hadleyville Cemetery. Maryetta Harriman was removed from the Hales Corner Cemetery. Bodies which have been removed from the Union Cemetery are: Claude Lowe to Thompson Valley Cemetery near Augusta; Mrs. A. F. Herring and Rubin Shara to Brunswick Cemetery in the township of Brunswick, Mrs. Thomas Christy to Modena Cemetery, Maurice Cleghorn and Effcie Hatch and baby to Forest Hill Cemetery in the city of Eau Claire.
ANDERSON, H Faye
BENEDICKSON, Knudt - Civil War Veteran
BOSHER, Raymond - World War I Veteran
CLEGHORN, James G - Civil War Veteran
ERICKSON, Ernest E - World War II Veteran
EVANS, Jerome B - Civil War Veteran
GREEN, Dennis Dale - World War II Veteran
GREEN, F E
HANSON, Johnnie A - World War I Veteran
HANSON, Manuel Sr - World War I Veteran
HARRIMAN, Manley - Civil War Veteran
HENNIG, F A
HOLCOMB, Kermit - father of Conrad, Douglas & Neil
HOLCOMB, Pearl - mother of Conrad, Douglas & Neil
IVES, (no given name listed)
JACKSON, Gerald Earl - World War II Veteran
JACKSON, S J
JACKSON, W W
KEWIN, William M - Civil War Veteran
KNEELAND, A D
KNEELAND, Abner D - Civil War Veteran
KNEELAND, B J
KNEELAND, Marshall Jr - World War II Veteran
LANPHERE, Daryl L - World War II Veteran
LANPHERE, Kenneth L - World War II Veteran
MARSHALL, E V
MARSHALL, James D - Civil War Veteran
MARSHALL, S W
McMAHAN, Richard I - World War I Veteran
PEDERSON, Peder Oscar - World War I Veteran
PLOMEDAHL, M Eva
RUSSELL, Sidney A - Civil War Veteran
SWEET, L F
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