Johnson Cemetery
aka
"Old Niles Cemetery"
Niles Township
Located on Old US-31 - 1/4 North of M 140

Source: Small old archaic listing below was a reading done . Note at bottom of page for other sources that have a more complete listing. Also noted are a few of the donated family burial sites.

Historic site overview Jones plaque
Gate to cemetery Overview
Photos by: Teresa O'Riley
overview

Partial Old Burial Listing

Name
Date of Birth
Date of Death
Notes/Comments
Adams, Emily 1862 1916 Death Cert.
Adams, George 1836 1915 Death Cert.
OL = Old Archaic Listing
Adams, Helen 1846 1888 OL
Beattie, Ann 1796 1873 OL
Beattie, Margaret 1810 1881 OL
Beattie, Robert 1797 1883 OL
Berkey, Stewart 11 yrs 1 d Nov 26, 1863 -
Birdsell, Estella      
Birdsell, Laurel 1839 1876 OL
Broadhurst, Nancy 1827 1854 OL
Brown, May 1y 2m 17d Dec 6, 1862 do D & S J Brown
Cain, George 1806 1862 family trees
Cain, John 1842 1864 "
Cain, Noah 16y 4m 15d Aug 17, 1864 CW Vet Co G 1st Mich Sharp Shooters
d. Petersburg, VA
Cain, Robert age 40 yrs May 15, 1913 Death Cert.
died at county infirmary
Cain, Youthy 1817 1862 wo George Cain
Church, Seymour 1830 1861 family tree
Church, William H 19y 6m 18d Sep 10, 1855 so S & A Church
Church, Willie 1816 1835 OL
Claypool, Emilea 1834 1876 OL
Claypool, Fanny (Johnson)
6 Oct 1804
Franklin County, VA
19 Nov 1864
Niles, Berrien County, MI
John Walker
Claypool, George 1804 1873 OL
Claypool, Morris B 10y 2d Sep 12, 1873 so G H & Fanny Claypool
Comer, John 1821 1852 OL
Cotten, Fannie L 9y 3m 7d Dec 7, 1873 do J M & Art R Cotten
Cox, Jane M 1829 1857 OL
Cox, Eugene 1852 1852 -
Cox, William H 32 y's 6m 8d Oct 23, 1842 -
Dalrynple, Jackson 1848 1880 OL
Davis, Wm B 1826 1886 OL
Duncan, John abt 1832 Virginia - per census Dec 3, 1859 -
Edcarth, Chas. F 1804 1851 OL
Foster, Chas. B 1826 1860 OL
Foster, Cordelia 1817 1877 OL
Foster, Fanny 1795 1870 OL
Foster, Jane 1823 1850 OL
Foster, John 1800 1862 OL
Foster, John 1819 1854 OL
Foster, Pamelia 1853 1855 OL
Foster, Robert 1797 1858 OL
Foster, Robert 1828 1839 OL
Galley, William T 1847 1851 so William & Cynthia Galley
Green, Catherine 1806 1852 OL
Green, Martha 1802 1862 OL
Grossbeck, Susanna 1846 1911 OL
Hadlock, Hannah 1806 1857 OL
Hall, Ama 1780 1843 OL
Hall, Rebecca 1794 1841 OL
Hamilton, Levi 1812 1839 OL
Hawkins, Susannah (Reynolds) 86 y's 5'ds Nob 11, 1858 wo Noah Hawkins
do Joseph & Rachel Reynolds
Johnson, Amelia 1783 1864 OL
Johnson, Ann 1803 1875 OL
Johnson, Daniel C.
6 Aug 1806
Franklin County, VA
18 Oct 1877
Niles, Berrien County, MI
John Walker
Johnson, Elizabeth 1780 1874 OL
Johnson, Ezekiel C.
23 Feb 1810
Franklin County, VA
19 July 1874
Niles, Berrien County, MI
John Walker
Johnson, Guley 1826 1905 wo Isaac - Appears as Julia on the 1850 census.
Johnson, Henry 1836 1852 OL
Johnson, Isaac R.
22 Jan 1820
Franklin County, VA
20 Dec 1891
Niles, Berrien County, MI
John Walker
Johnson, John II
16 Feb 1782
Franklin County?, VA
23 July 1844
Niles, Berrien County, MI
John Walker
Johnson, John III
3 March 1803
Franklin County, VA
7 Dec 1884
Niles, Berrien County, MI
John Walker
Johnson, John Samuel 5y's July 30, 1858 so Isaac Johnson
Johnson, Joseph
12 Nov 1814
Franklin County?, VA
29 June 1862
Niles, Berrien County, MI
John Walker
Johnson, Noah 10y's 6 m's 26 d's Aug 19, 1858 so Isaac Johnson
Johnson, Rebecca 1834 1855 OL
Johnson, Samuel 1808 per family history 1835 so John Johnson
1st known burial in this cem.
Johnson, Susan or Susannah 1772 1858 OL
Jones, Eliza 1815 1891 OL
Jones, James 1812 1864 OL
Jones, Mary J 1840 1880 OL
Kirkham, John Van 1863 1923 -
Lane, Catherine 1824 1849 OL
Lane, Charity 1809 1843 OL
Lane, Orville D 1845 1853 -
Lauman, James A 1849 1850 so P D & M A Lauman
Lauman, Mary A 1828 1896 OL
Lawman, Phillip D 1828 1892 OL
Martin, Ballard B 1830 1850 OL
Martin, Charlotte A 1838 1894 OL
Martin, Emma 1839 1907 OL
Martin, Jasper 1843 1902 -
Martin John W 1819 1855 OL
Martin, Joseph 1843 1902 OL
Martin, Noah 1838 1907 OL
Martin, Thomas R 1804 1882 OL
Martin, T R 1803 1879 OL
Morgan, Elizabeth 1824 1844 OL
Morgan, John 1844 1845  
Price, Alexander 1797 1872 OL
Price, Emma 1858 1880 OL
Price, Ivan B abt 1870 1973 child of Mark & Minerva Price
Price, Iven 1 yr 3 m Aug 31, 1841 so A P & M Price
Price, Mary 1798 1871 OL
Price, Nellie abt 1867 1873 child of Mark & Minerva Price
Price, Tobiatha 1763 1843 OL
Salter, Stephen 1791 1875 OL
Shafer, Henry 1808 1856 OL
Shafer, Julia Ann 1807 1870 OL
Shafer, Sarah 1845 1866 OL
Sharp, Julius 1823 1877 OL
Sharp, Mary 1843 1862 OL
Sharp, Sandel 1807 1880 OL
Sim, Mary Ann 1830 1862 OL
Simmons, Lucy M 1858 1858  
Simmons, M E (Malinda E) 1834 1911 OL
Simmons, Sarah 1827 1858 OL
Smith, Ira 1782 1844 OL
Sparks, David 1817 1861 -
Sparks, Harriet B 1825 1897 OL
Sparks, Tilman 1852 1854 so D & H Sparks
Sparks, Viola 1859 1865 do David Sparks
Stephens, Elizabeth 1825 1863 OL
Stubbs, Nannie J 1844 1910 his wife
Stubbs, Perry W 1844 1924 from on line photo
Van Vlear, Phoebe 1767 1841 OL
Wallis, Robert 1790 1852 OL
Wallis, Caroline 1790 1876 OL
Wallis, Chester 1803 1870 OL
Weaver, Elizabeth 1813 1894 OL
Webster, Ezekiel 1836 1893 OL
Webster, Luke 1794 1841 (family tree) -
Webster, Malinda 1830 1856 OL
Webster, William L abt 1851 1853 so Walter C Webster
Wynn, Elizabeth 1812 1908 OL
Young, Hannah 1799 1844 OL
Young, Hellen A 1 yr 10 m's May 5, 1845 do P & Y Young
Young, Lumina 3y's 5m's 19d's Mar 18, 1855 do P & M A Young
Young, Martha 1815 1852 OL- wo Peter
Young, Peter 1795 1869 OL
Young, Uriah 1837 1857 OL

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