St. Joseph City Cemetery,
AKA Lakeview Cemetery
Berrien County, Michigan
Surnames - A to C

Located in the 2100 block of Lakeview Avenue, in St. Joseph, on the west side of the street
St. Joseph Township.

Brief history: Commenced in the late 1820's but officially purchased by the township in about 1842. This cemetery is older than Resurrection Catholic Cemetery along the lake front or Riverview Cemetery on the other side of town. This cemetery no longer offers burial plots for sale. But it does have a columbarian with cremain niches for sale.
See their link at: http://www.sjcity.com/inside.php?a=PG:47

The following partial burial listings contain many of the families that live or once lived in Berrien County or had family connections. For a full listing of this cemetery, the Berrien County Genealogical Society offers a book that may be purchased of readings and studies done by the group. (See below link)

A to C D to G H to L M to O P to R S to T U to Z

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Below is our list in progress of the mostly older burials . Information was gathered from: newspaper articles, researcher donations, family records, old archaic burial listings, census, death certificates and obituaries.
Researched by: Deanna West with assistance from William Bracket.

PARTIAL LISTING BELOW

Name Date of Birth Date of Death Notes/Comments
Abbott, E. L.   Nov 6, 1886 obit date died at South Chicago
buried Nov. 4, 1886
Abbott, L. M. 1821 1891 Lorana - wf E. Abbott
Abbott, Myron 1856 1887  
Abbott, Newman C 1842 Jan 22, 1862 Co I  7th Missouri Inf
so Eldon L Abbott
St. Joseph's 1st Civil War Cassualty
Aber, Daniel G Dec 24, 1840 Nov 23, 1911 Death Cert.
Aber, Edgar abt 1852 Dec 21, 1926 former mayor St. Joseph
Apr 1907to 1909
Aber, Hannah Dec 26, 1859 Canada May 3, 1928 widow of Daniel Aber
Aber, Kate Mar 5, 1856 Mar 27, 1947 born Scranton, PA
wed 1874 to Edgar Aber
in Alpena, MI

mausoleum vault
Aber, Loureine abt 1892 Sep 24, 1930 per obit - died Chicago
Abrams, Mary Mrs age 77 yrs Jan 12, 1942 obit date -
Adler, Adeline Oct 14, 1871 Jan 10, 1913 Death Cert. Typhoid Fever
Adler, Minnie 2 days - infant Jul 5, 1906 do/ Wm & Adeline Adler
Adler, William Dec 24, 1907 Apr 22, 1908 so Wm Adler - death cert.
Aiken, Calvin W abt 1840 Mar 20, 1885 govt stone ordered Sep 28, 1886
Co B 24th Reg MI Inf.
Civil War
Aiken, Emma Catherine July 16, 1845 Oct 4, 1919 death cert. widow of
Calvin W Aiken
Aiken, Julia 33 yrs Mar 5, 1899 do John & Elizabeth Johnson
death cert.
buried here?
Albrecht, Bertha Apr 26, 1845 Mar 23, 1909 death cert.
Albrecht, Michael Jan 6, 1850 Jun 3, 1906 death cert.
Alger, Frank G 1841 1903  
Allerton, Joseph 45 yrs Dec 10. 1945 WWI Vet
husband to Mary
Amsden, Amos Dr 1780 1848 wed Sarah Drake
Anderson, Dora Bell age 66 yrs Sep 23, 1935 obit date -
Anderson, John 1839 burial Mar 11, 1908 obit
Anderson, John G 1843 1917  
Anderson, Mary 1840 1910  
Archer, Rachael 1837 1896  
Archut, Clarence Feb 20, 1904 June 13, 1909 death cert. so Edward Archut
Archut, Edward Sr Jan 8, 1866 Germany Jan 6, 1934 obit
Arent, Julia June 3, 1862 Sep 9, 1935 obit date wo William
Atkinson, Mary 1858 1922 wf Jame J - born England
Atkinson, Sarah A 1854 1923  
Aylesworth, Elizabeth 1829 1905 born- Ohio
wf John
Aylesworth, John E 1823 1905 born New York State
Babcock, Sarah A 1842 1862 -
Badour, Mary J Mrs Apr 13, 1861 July 1, 1948 widow of W. A. Badour
Badour, William H 1960 Jan 5, 1926 born Canada per census
Baer, Julia 1824 1904 -
Bailey, Mary 1847 1917 -
Baker, Barney M 1866 1906  
Baker, Ruhama 1850 1916 wf Andrew
born Apr 1859 Ohio
Baldwin, Orinda 1862 1929 wo Peter.
Baldwin, Peter Dec. 1857 burial Aug 8, 1930  
Bale, Nettie M 1857 1882  
Ballard, Dr. J. R. 1840 1876  
Balow, Herman 1866 1924 born Germany
Balow, Rebecca 1870 1924 born Penn.
wf Herman
Barnes, Josephine 1840 1871  
Barnes, Lyde 1842 1909 born Illinois - Sep 1842
-wf Merwin
Barnes, Merwin 1831 1904 Canadian (Eng)
born May 1831
Barnes, Pauline 1810 1886 also shows Paulina on census
born NY state -wf William
Barnes, William 1802 1891 born New Hampshire-census
Barnes, W. B. Capt   Nov 9, 1872 Co C 4th NY Heavy Art.
Bartel, Mary Louise - Fred W Mrs.   burial Mar 25, 1946  
Bausener, Henrette 1829 1910 wf John
Bausener, John 1833 1922 both born Germany
Bean, Julia Keith 1852 1913  
Bean, William Worth Col. age 87 yrs Apr 4, 1936 died in South Bend, IN.
mausoleum
Becht, William Jan 28, 1860 Mar 6, 1942 so Christian Becht
husband to Carrie
mausoleum
Becht, Carrie (Kate) age 86 yrs Mar 2, 1956 obit date mausoleum - Carrie Hannah Becht dob 11 Nov 1869 dod 29 Feb 1956 wife of William Becht daughter of Edward and Martha (Carpenter) Brant
Beers, Fred E Oct 22, 1859 Dec 16, 1930  
Beldon, Delia 1846 1918  
Belke, Bertha 1866 1891  
Bell, Benjamin H - Oct 9, 1842 Obit date -
Belyea, Kate 1857 1917 wf William
Benning, Edward A 1863 1911 -
Benning, F. D. 1807 1878  
Benning, Harry 1853 1887  
Benning, Johanna L 1842 1921 wf William
Benning, Minnie 1815 1889  
Benning, Wm E 1840 1924  -
Bergey, Hannah 1840 1886  
Berk, Henrietta 1847 1909  
Berk, Vincent 1832 1901 spelled as Burk 1900 census
Berk, Henrietta 1847 1909 wf Vincent both born Germany
Bishop, Dennis 1823 Sep 3, 1903 85 yrs 11 mo 18 d's
soWallace Bishop
Bishop, Lurancy C ? 1838 1908 wf Dennis - had one child, Ralph
Boehm, Mary 1844 1893  
Boehm, Paul 1819 1885  
Boehm, Paul P 1839 1885  
Bohte, Pauline Feb 2, 1852 - Poland Mar 14, 1935  
Botham, Catharine 1842 Nov 8, 1869 wo Thomas H Botham Jr.
aged 27 yrs
Boughton, Capt. Curtis 1813 1896 A lot of Berrien county history on this individual
Boughton, James 1777 1857 born Mass.
Boughton, Jack (John C.) 1845 Nov 24, 1879 Co B 7th Mich. Cav
stone sent for with others
Sep 28, 1886
Boughton, Kate 1820 1895 wf of Curtis
Boughton, Mary 1787 1850 wf James
she's born Vermont per census
Boyer, Charles H 1858 1917  
Boyne, Mary - 1873 dob may be 1825 needs checking
Boyne, Mary Lewis 1833 1871 wf of Wm
Branch, Edward 1865 1903  
Branch, Elizabeth 1854 1927 wf Edward
Brant, Edward 1845 1916 mausoleum - dob 06 May 1845 dod 02 Feb 1916 So- Mason and Almira (Tobias) Brant
Brant, John   Sep 21, 1870 Co I 28th Mich Inf
Brant, Martha J 1849 1928 dob 14 Apr 1849 dod 07 Nov 1928 Wife of Edward J. Brant
mausoleum
Brant, Mason 1867 1944 dob 07 Jan 1867 dod 09 Mar 1944 Son of Edward and Martha (Carpenter) Brant
mausoleum
Bratton, Phineus W 1824 1855  
Breidinger, P 1834 1874  
Breinling, Edward 1872 Aug 4, 1950 obit
Breithaupt, Chas. F. H. 1811 1853  
Breithaupt, Fred. 1845 1867  
Breithaupt, Susannah 1811 1853 -
Brewer, Aaron F 1842 May 29, 1874 Co I 19th Mich Inf
Brewer, Anna age 68 yrs July 11, 1942 obit date -
Brewer, Joseph W 1812 1889  
Brewer, Lucinda - Mrs. Joseph W. Brewer 1818 1885 d. December 12, 1885
Briney, Jessie Nov 1, 1856 Apr 9, 1918 death cert.
Britain, Calvin Major 62 years Jan 18, 1862 In the 62 year of his age
Britain, Gen. Calvin   Dec 8, 1840 In the 70 year of his age
"settled in Brownsville, NY in 1802
Removed to Michigan in 1937"
- Vet War 1812
Brockway, Harry 1827 1870  
Brooks, Anna 1821 1891  
Brooks, James 1850 1926  
Brown, A. D. Dr. 1818 1903 -
Brown, Alanson W 1833 1865  
Brown, Auntie "Charity" 1810 1906 born 1810 per census
Brown, Benjamin F 1849 1913  
Brown, Cora Mrs. Mar 14, 1864 Nov 12, 1931 obit
wo Elwood C. Brown
Brown, David Edward Apr 22, 1852- Canada Oct 4, 1933  
Brown, Edward   Aug 18, 1909 bur. youngest so E. W. Brown
Brown, Elwood C abt 1863 per census Oct 25, 1915 per Cora's obit
Brown, Edward W 1857 1913  
Brown, Elizabeth Jane 1846 1924  
Brown, Ellsworth 1862 1916  
Brown, Emma R. 1817 1883  
Brown, Hiram 1804 1883  
Brown, Hiram Liberty 1845 1926  
Brown, Ida B 1861 1904 wo Edward Brown
Brown, Jane not given on obit May 1941 died Arcadia, Cal.
widow of B F Brown
Brown, Jennie (Duncan) age 68 yrs Mar 13, 1933 wo David Edward Brown
do Robert Duncan
Brown, Julia M 1828 1886 wo Hiram
Brown, Isabella, Mrs. William M Brown abt 1868 burial June 1, 1930 per obit
Brown, Lysander. J.   May 20. 1863 enlisted 1862 at age 29
Co I 19th Mich Inf - FG Srgt
died of disease at Colombia, OH
Brown, M. Ellen 1818 1893  
Brown, Martha A age 87 yrs June 16, 1932 Widow of N E Brown
per obit
Brown, Norman 1831 1908  
Brown, Orville Wesley stillborn July 22, 1935 obit date so Wesley Brown
Brown W. W. (William W.)   Nov 16, 1884 Enlisted in 1862 at age 33
Co B 7th Mich Cav
Brown, William N 1843 1901  
Brownell, Lucy 1815 1900  
Bucklin, Thirza 1778 1839  
Bultema, Frances Mrs age 44 yrs Mar 18, 1940 obit date wo Harry Bultema
       
Bunks, Frank A 1881 1924  
Bunks, John C 1855 1903  
Burandt, Albert Dec 9, 1875 burial May 5, 1929 widower of Bertha Tushling she d. 1899
then married in 1906 to Emma Mogden
Burkhard, Henry J 1822 1874  
Burr, Albert 1856 1889  
Burr, Caroline 1815 1892  
Burzlaff, Harry Henry 1896 July 24, 1935 obit date so Herman T. Burzlaff
Butterworth, Caroline Napier Sep 14, 1900 Sep 28, 1970  
Cadwell, Edward 1826 1887  
Cadwell, Emily 1829 1920  
Cadwell, Jennie D 1856 1884  
Caldwell, Elizabeth 1842 1911  
Caldwell, James C 1841 1925 Enlisted Co. F 12th Mich. Reg inb 1862 at age 20
Caldwell, Elliot 1870 1923  
Caldwell, Jessee June (Harner) May 3, 1877 Aug 2, 1947 do William Harrison Harner
wed Elliot H. Caldwell Aug 17, 1900
Callender, Eddie 1861 1882 -
Callender, Frank July 19, 1859 Aug 20, 1942 obit date -
Calmer, C. H. Capt - Charles H   May 15, 1864 Enlisted 1862 at age 28
Co I 19th Mich Inf
killed in action at Resaca, Georgia on May 15, 1864
Canavan, Anthony Mar 31, 1867 Aug 27. 1929 wed Grace VanDerveer in 1891
Canavan, James 1842 1912  
Canavan, Julia 1845 1892 wo James
Carley, George 1827 1900  
Carley, Jane 1829 1889 wo George
Carlton, Mary E 1867 1922 wo Arthur
Carnaham, Betsey H - 1880  
Cassiday, John H   Apr 1, 1878 Co C 7th Mich Cav
Chamberlain, Olive E 1829 1872  
Chamberlin, Inez E Aug 4, 1851 Feb 13, 1935  
Chapman, Augusta M 1836 1864  
Chapman, Daniel L 1814 1891  
Chapman, Martha J 1818 1878  
Chapman, Orel Mrs. almost 80 years Mar 27, 1928 died in Ontario, Canada
Chapman, Sarah E 1814 1874 wo Warren
Chapman, Warren 1812 1891 2nd Lieut - 19th Mich Inf
Chauvet, Antoine 1839 1907  
Chauvet, Catherine 1845 1923  
Chisholm, IdaV 1854 1903  
Chrest, Margaret 1815 1889  
Chrest, Michael 1817 1884  
Chrest, Minnie 1851 1911  
Chrest, William 1844 1912  
Church, August L age 75 yrs Oct 3, 1941 d. Brunswick, GA
so William Church
wf Bella Church died several yrs previous
Church, Cynthia J 1831 1870 -
Church, Grace Ward Mrs July 16, 1864 Dec 10, 1936 born Michigan City, IN do Henry Ward
wed William Barnes Church Sep 8, 1886
mausoleum
Church, William Capt. 1820 1886  
Church, Wm. B 1861 Sep 4, 1920 mausoleum
Clark, Alice 1855 1923  
Clark, Huldah 1832 1917  
Clark, Ida E 1855 1920  
Clark, John D   Jun 15, 1882 Co H 22nd Reg. Ind Inf
stone sent for with others
Sep 28, 1886
Clark, Lloyd 1850 1916  
Clark, Marriah (Baker) Nov 12, 1823 Oct 31, 1902 from death cert.
Clark, Robert H 1854 1896  
Clarke, Thomas S   burial Jan 10, 1907 in family lot
Clemens, Joseph 1854 Oct 26, 1923 wed Mary July 6, 1881
Clemens, Mary Kammerer 1861 May 18, 1934 widow of Joseph
do Conrad Kammerer
Clock, Clara L (Brewer) March 5, 1849 April 19, 1920 obit date widow of Milo Clock
Clock, Milo A Sep 7, 1847 - Ohio Oct 11, 1915 per obit Co M 1st Cav Reg. Mich. Vet
Coates, Carrie - child   Nov 23, 1879 do Mrs. C. B. Winslow
Coats, Henry H ? 1874  
Coats, William A 1810 1875  
Codd, Mary Jane 1848 1911  
Codd, Thomas 1833 1898  
Coder, Mary E 1864 1920  
Coder, Mother 1841 1908  
Cole, Armon R 48 yrs 4mo 12d's Dec 22, 1869  
Colburn, Rev M M 1819 1876  
Coleman, Alexander B abt 1815   Co K 27th Reg. Mich Inf Vet
Coleman, Catherine A 1817 1912  
Coleman, Frank C   Mar 11, 1930 date of obit brief obit
Collins, E W 1835 1872  
Collins, Fred Bell 1869 1951 dob 23 Jan 1869 dod 07 Mar 1951 husband of Ida Collins
mausoleum
Collins, Ida M 1863 per census June 1, 1931 date of obit widow of Eben D. Collins
Collins, Ida M 1872 1951 dob 07 Aug 1872 dod 19 Sep 1951 wife of Fred Collins daughter of Edward and Martha (Carpenter) Brant
mausoleum
Collins, Lucy J 1835 1917  
Collins, Paul B 1860 1902  
Congdon, George C     Illinois Infantry per -
Vet graves honored
June 6, 1868 newspaper
Congdon, Lyman D 1846 1865 Enlisted 1864 age 19 yrs
Co C 7th Mich Cav
MO June 15, 1865
Cook, Deacon Daniel Apr 6, 1803 Sep 29, 1866 see stone above
born Sharon, Scoharie Co., NY
Cook, Mary Ann 1804 1898  
Cooper, Rev S. T. 1824 1892  
Corrigan, John 1826 - Ireland 1880  
Corrigan, Sclentha 1867 1884 do John & Zelphio
Corrigan, Zelphio 1840 - Ireland 1916  
Corteville, Adah (Porter) Jan 28, 1851 Oct 8, 1934 widow of Adrian Corteville
Adah had 8 sons
Corteville, Adrain 1837 - Holland Nov 15, 1913 CW Vet
Co I - 7th MO Inf.
death cert. & obits
so Adrain Corteville
Corteville, Ruth Jan 30, 1921 July 14, 1936 do Oscar Corteville
drowned in Willshire, Ohio
Corteville, Wallace A 16 yrs Sep 9, 1920 so Oscar & Clara Drake Corteville
accidentally electrocuted
death certificate
Corteville, infant stillborn Jun 10, 1918 so Oscar & Clara Corteville
Cowles, Florence 1848 1924  
Cox, Emma 1824 1844  
Crane, Ellenor 1839 1882  
Crane, Dr. Gaspar R 1832 1859  
Crittendon, Leverett 1790 1869  
Crittendon, Leverett 1828 1906  
Crittendon, Maria 1800 1875 wo Leverett
Crittendon, Parnell 1822 1893 so Leverett
Curran, E. S. Mrs. "Flo" Jul 4, 1859 Jan 8, 1946 born Balmont, Oneida Co., NY
do Atty C. W. Ormsbee
she's buried in Ormsbee family plot
Curtis, Katherine C 1846 1926 wo William M Curtis
Curtis, W M - William M abt 1841 Feb 28. 1882 Pvt Co B 12th Mich Inf
Gov't Stone
Cuthbertson, Esther 1840 1913  
Cuthbertson, James 1847 1910  

Other possible research sources to check our for this cemetery are:
State of Michigan Cemetery Search
Berrien Co., Michigan Tombstone Project
Berrien County Genealogical Society - book link

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please email me at berrienmigenweb@yahoo.com with the information. Type in the subject line,
City Cemetery and in the body add the information you are submitting.

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