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Holy Name

Entrance to Holy Name Cemetery
Photo taken by Don Blake

A volunteer is needed to walk this cemetery and transcribe tombstones. If you are interested or if you have information for people buried in this cemetery, you are welcome to submit the information to us so we can list it on this page. Below is the information we have so far.

Last Name First Name Age Birth Date Deceased Remarks
Bird Bridget 2m, 15d 04-22-1881 07-07-1881 She was born in Marcus Twp and died in Marcus Twp of cholera and congenital heart disease. No parents listed. This is the daughter of Charles P. Bird and Mary Dempsey. She was christened in St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake, Buena Vista County, IA. She may be buried in Marcus Cemetery
  John 59y, 2m, 29d 12-26-1826 03-23-1886 Born in Frampton, Dorchester, Quebec. Died in Marcus
  Anna 82 October 1826 10-10-1908 this is the former Ann McNally, spouse of John Bird. Born Oct 1826.
  Mary 31y, 1m, 9d 04-09-1878 05-18-1909 spouse of Thomas J. Bird.
  Charles Darold 8 days     Born premature. Born Cherokee Co., died Amherst Twp. (no parents listed)
  Michael Harold Lloyd 24y, 4m, 21d 03-06-1900 07-27-1924 single farmer. Died of pneumonia in Cherokee
  Peter Owen 73y, 2m, 24d 10-13-1850 01-06-1924 Married. Born in Iowa, Died in Marcus of cancer. Peter is the son of John Bird and Ann McNally. His spouse was Mary Ellen Tracy.
  Thomas J. 69 02-16-1871 01-24-1940 Born in Fillmore Co, MN. He is the husband of Mary Flanagan.
  Michael 90 1864 1954 Born in Iowa. Also his wife Mary (maiden name unknown) who died 1946 born 1869.
  Thomas Leo 55 04-16-1899 1954 Born in Iowa. His wife, Josephine Clara Berendes, died 1976 born 17 July 1898 Bellevue, IA.


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  • GPS Coordinates: Latitude: 42.816N Longitude:-95.803W 

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