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Pleasant View (Meridan) Cemetery
  • Address: About 1 1/4 mile southwest of Meriden on county road L51 Map
  • GPS Coordinates: Latitude: 42.787N Longitude:-95.643W
  • Directions from Cherokee: Take US 59 north to IA 3. Turn left and head west about 1/2 mile through Meriden to county road L51. Turn left and go south about 1/4 mile


Entrance to Pleasant View (Meriden) Cemetery
Photo submitted by Don Blake

Many thanks to June Piggott of Cherokee who compiled the following records

Sur Name Given Name Birth Date or Age Deceased
Abbott Pearl S. 1906 1932
Abel Albert 87 yrs. 06-15-76
Adams Clayton F. 1864 1948
  Albert 04-11-05 08-06-73
  Anna Belle 03-23-1888 08-16-82
Addy Oscar V. 01-28-1893 11-08-15
  George 04-05-1851 09-17-29
  Arnise 02-14-1849 05-23-40
  Robert Earl 06-26-1881 05-09-50
  Raymond 02-20-1895 12-21-71
Amendt Florence Elnora 05-28-14 05-08-47
Baker Almeda Jane 1933 1965
Barker Kitty J. 1873 04-24-1884
Bastian Mrs. Warren 10-05-06 09-05-79
  Warren B. 11-08-03 03-15-84
Benedict Olive Lucretia 03-27-1889 01-23-35
Benson Gust W. 1884 1961
  Ida 01-09-1898 04-24-71
  Carl O. 04-28-199 05-23-94
  Harold 05-20-40 09-28-94
Blumhoff Wilma 06-27-01 09-21-70
  Fred   1979
Brandt Kenneth 10-23-14 09-24-84
  Florence Elizabeth 10-11-19 04-17-98
Bretz George, Jr. 01-07-1855 02-10-1876
  Nettie 03-11-1856 08-02-1878
  Catherine 04-27-1824 04-20-1892
  George, Sr. 01-30-1818 05-11-1892
Bridgette Amy Young 1883 1956
Briese LaVern 43 yrs 01-11-76
Burch Forrest L. 12-05-08 09-21-73
  Dorris I. 12-31-05 07-30-99
Buswell Nelson C. 11-02-1850 05-08-11
  Lillius 08-28-1856 06-25-18
  Charles P. 03-26-1886 06-14-32
  Rosa Mae 05-06-1877 03-27-38
  Arthur M. 05-20-1879 01-31-65
  Augusta 03-19-1894 01-08-84
Carris Hillis J. 1906 1962
  Vernita 12-23-09 03-29-86
Castonon Joe 1894 1920
Chalman Magus 09-24-1860 11-27-31
Charlton Sarah Ann 03-20-1822 06-12-1899
  William 06-21-1823 12-19-01
  Elizabeth 06-16-1853 09-10-19
  Annie 09-05-1859 10-27-27
  Sarah M. 85 yrs. 10-10-45
Chase Mrs. Leon 11-06-40 05-21-81
Christy David W. 1842 1923
  Rebecca 1843 1928
  Rebecca Mary 12-01-1844 01-01-28
Clark Karen Lucille 1945 1953
  Kenneth R. 1917 1958
  Kenneth 02-03-48 10-09-83
  Phyllis L. 02-03-19 05-04-94
Cline Dora 01-11-1882 01-26-1882
Cole Martha Norman 1838 1901
  Nora N. 1863 1922
  Horace 1849 1928
Corbett William 1821 11-13-1884
  Ann 03-29-1823 09-27-1892
Cotton Robert David 1848 08-13-1888
Crichfield Minnie C. 08-22-1880 04-15-1896
  Mary A. 06-19-1833 09-15-05
  Charles E. 03-03-1892 03-05-08
  David F. 05-25-1833 08-27-15
Crocker Mrs. Frank 09-19-1893 04-02-75
Daily Eunice L. 7-15-02 07-17-02
  Max E. 1915 1916
  Evrett M. 1906 1917
  W.O. 05-04-1866 12-24-54
  Jennie M. 06-05-1871 08-24-62
Daniels Alice A. 11-08-1882 12-15-55
DeMars Edward E. 07-10-1886 07-24-1952
  Dwayne 2 yrs. 02-07-35
Dixson Emma 12-09-1860 01-18-1887
Drefke Inez 1894 1965
  William H. 05-15-1892 12-16-73
  Melburn W. 1914 1979
  Cora M. 1946 1979
Ducommun Marie 09-27-1834 04-06-10
  Henri Ernest 12-18-1852 02-23-17
  Daisy Darlene 11-09-32 11-20-32
  Emile 1873 1950
  Mary M. 1880 1963
Ducommun Delmar   06-20-71
  Ralph 04-03-11 08-27-88
Dull Lulie 12-27-1883 03-20-1884
  Laurena J. 09-28-1856 10-06-1884
  Mabel 04-21-1884 10-31-1884
  Harmon 02-18-1853 07-31-1886
  William 07-02-1859 08-18-01
  Sarah E. 06-29-1869 04-11-63
Dybdahl Richard J. 04-24-13 05-19-70
Earl Minnie May 06-06-1876 03-24-1888
Ehlers Mildred Maxine 01-02-23 06-04-37
  Mildred M. 01-02-23 06-04-57
  Mrs. D.C. 01-12-1897 03-04-68
  D.C. 12-24-1887 11-05-72
  Vernon J. 10-28-32 03-29-99
Enockson Bessie Miles 04-20-1891 10-03-24
  Charlotte 02-15-18 01-04-35
  Harry 09-01-1888 11-23-69
Erickson Diane K. 10-14-46 02-11-99
Fell Phillip Harold 04-04-12 04-10-73
Ferdon Leah 1814 01-12-1885
Ford Sarah 10-16-1862 10-12-1890
Fox Sarah J. 1844 12-15-28
Frasier Helen M. 02-26-08 09-09-69
  John 1904 11-17-71
French John 04-10-1853 11-15-08
  Wm. James 12-18-1858 07-15-28
  Margaret 89 yrs. 12-02-43
  Theresa M. 1857 1948
  William J. 1876 1954
  Jessie   06-1963
  George R. 1893 1967
  Eva 12-08-1894 03-21-88
Fuller Elmore 02-20-1863 04-03-40
  Alonzo 1853 1946
Gibson Son of Jno 04-05-26 04-05-26
  Sarah Jane 06-25-1883 10-18-27
  Chrystal Mary 08-06-30 08-06-30
  John H. 63 yrs. 03-01-47
  James 1897 1959
  Sarah 04-22-1888 01-24-70
Gibson John 02-21-23 04-25-74
  George 1886 1977
  George 01-12-20 04-28-86
  James H. 05-22-21 ---
Gilberg Peter 01-17-1872 02-04-30
Goodrich Roy R. 1912 1959
  Emory 11-28-1898 08-14-70
  Harold W. 88 yrs. 12-31-90
  Lawrence Emery 03-24-21 10-01-97
  Mary E. 12-02-1900 04-29-98
Grauer Paul D. 05-18-13 12-29-82
Gregg Nancy W. 01-01-1826 02-19-1895
  Nels O. 03-02-1818 12-10-06
Gronemeyer Russell F. 07-26-32 08-03-95
Grundy Ellen 10-31-1846 01-05-28
Gundry Warren 1844 1886
  Mary Elizabeth 1871 1886
Haley Elouise (Wilber) 01-12-23 11-28-95
Hall Florence M. 05-05-04 05-21-77
Hammon Helen Lochner 10-19-08 12-07-69
Hanson Ervin ¬“Red¬” 05-23-06 01-18-75
  Virgie V. 03-07-12 06-16-98
Hantsbarger Vera 09-01-29 05-20-73
  Ray 01-26-25 06-07-78
  Mrs. Ray 08-02-28 07-12-82
Heaney David 01-31-1869 05-03-35
  Minnie 1875 1956
  D. Gordon 11-13-09 08-23-78
  Mary LaVerne 11-28-15 04-28-81
Heinen Leo 08-13-43 09-05-68
Hendricks Molly 1896 1961
Hinspeter Mrs. Lyle 12-31-26 01-06-84
  Lyle E., Sr. 01-11-20 09-23-94
Holden Elizabeth 08-11-1872 02-18-31
  Joseph J. 78 yrs. 03-02-47
Horstman Henry W. 10-24-1862 02-19-1926
  Infant 12-28-32 12-28-32
  Phyllis 11-12-33 11-14-33
  Josephine May 05-05-1895 12-21-37
  Dora 06-27-1858 05-23-41
  William F. 1886 1947
  Josephine M. 1895 1957
Hoskins Emma Rosalind   04-18-44
Houser Mabel M. 1901 1951
  Lloyd   07-02-63
Hultman Chad Ruppert 02-06-80 07-23-80
  Tyler James 10-10-91 02-17-93
Hurd Albert 1884 1952
  Bessie 1881 1962
Husman Hazel 12-27-04 05-18-85
  Henry Hans 02-21-05 07-18-92
Ingells Jennie Pearl 02-25-1887 07-12-1888
Ingels John B. 05-29-1852 10-03-1895
  Ida Alice 05-11-1856 09-29-1896
  Maud Marie 05-26-1882 03-29-1897
Ingersoll Hattie 02-22-1857 11-13-02
  Elias 04-24-1854 12-01-30
Jarmuzek Lori 17 yrs. 10-29-81
Jeffery Minnie E. 1889 1903
Johnson Earlie   08-1891
  Roy H. 02-15-1892 03-03-69
  Hertha 11-20-1892 02-01-80
  Maynard O. 04-22-69 02-28-99
Johnston Joseph R. 1868 1948
  Kate V. 1875 1956
  Mrs. Joseph 12-25-02 08-24-88
Joslin Clara 10-22-07 05-01-80
  Delbert 04-25-06 04-15-81
King Carl Adolph Olin 45 yrs. 06-10-40
Kinzel Son of JosephInfant   03-12-01
  William E. 11-08-1875 08-21-01
  Son of JosephInfant   09-21-08
  Andrew 02-11-1853 01-17-43
  Dorothea   12-18-44
  Joseph J. 12-27-1878 03-16-50
  Albert J. 1893 1959
  Arthur S. 10-30-06 07-26-64
  Anna L. 04-11-1881 10-13-72
  Rose 11-04-1888 10-14-92
  Bertha R. 08-20-13 09-11-98
Knott Frank S. 09-07-1856 07-09-1895
  Alice E.S. 09-01-1866 01-04-1899
Knott Elva M. 1897 1918
Lamont Alice B. 10-05-1867 05-03-07
  Hugh 08-29-1833 03-09-09
  William Hugh 10-07-1860 02-15-30
  Mary 12-06-1862 02-24-31
  James H. 03-29-1863 05-14-34
  John 08-29-1865 06-29-46
  Dale 1 day 03-14-47
  Roy L. 1900 1957
  Tena 02-26-1895 12-02-61
  Ida 06-24-1891 06-07-72
  Charles E. 1891 1972
  Louise 08-27-03 06-13-83
Lawrey Deanne (Dine) 09-06-62 12-25-80
Linsel Arthur62 yrs.   07-26-69
Livingston Ruby Pearl 01-16-1885 11-07-31
  Frank L.   03-02-47
  Harry 03-07-1880 09-20-68
Lochner Charles S. 1901 1965
Lundie Annie 1891 1965
  Robert 04-21-1887 11-26-69
  Evelyn Hoermann 10-11-19 04-17-98
McBride Ed --- 08-12-68
  Irene 04-16-06 11-16-89
McClain C.P. 1850 1899
  Mary J. 1854 1946
  Chas. E. 1888 1951
McConley Richard 1882 02-04-72
McConnell Agnes Lang 03-01-1842 12-24-26
  Son of William 07-27-1886 11-05-1886
  Albert B. 09-09-1867 04-04-11
  Oliver 10-04-1838 11-25-13
  Wm. Harrison 04-23-1855 07-13-17
  Lillian A. 01-15-24 02-10-24
McFeeters Janey 1866 1887
  Jane 1837 1894
  May 1856 1899
  William 1833 1912
  John 08-26-1868 12-07-32
  Wm. B. 04-20-1862 11-29-35
McKay Theodore 05-22-12 05-04-80
Magarity J.L. 11-26-1832 05-28-1899
  Sarah 02-10-1842 02-15-26
Marsh Jimmie 09-12-1886 06-07-87
Mason Alice May 07-22-19 07-23-19
  Ruth Frances 10-25-20 10-27-20
  James --- 07-14-23
  Harold L. 06-10-24 06-12-24
  Lela Hazel 01-15-1893 02-26-30
  James Lee 1948 1956
  George 1876 1959
  Olive 03-19-1887 09-21-71
  Claud 07-23-1895 02-10-81
Mathews Mamie Elizabeth 10-22-1883 12-29-26
  James R. 01-24-1857 11-30-38
  Jane 06-04-1858 03-12-43
Maurer John 1876 1947
  Edward Grover 05-28-1884 12-11-56
  Mrs. John 12-23-1888 08-08-79
  Kean A. 02-07-14 04-06-93
  Madylon 11-28-17 06-04-99
Menneke Georgie 07-01-1886 07-03-1886
  Sarah 01-25-1879 03-25-1888
  Charles F. 01-30-1875 03-30-1888
Miles Louisa Elnora 04-18-1847 05-28-26
  Wm. L. 01-09-1875 03-10-32
  Robert 11-23-1844 04-26-34
  Mabel G. 1877 1951
Miller Hazel P. 02-04-01 09-06-01
  Theodore W. 06-26-04 07-05-04
  Anna 07-31-1861 12-05-04
  Josie 01-12-1853 12-25-30
  Detlov Reimer 07-12-1863 05-04-34
  Anna Maud 08-06-1881 02-10-36
  Detlef R. 07-1865 05-1937
  Joseph 1866 1950
  Raymond 07-20-05 01-16-93
Mogensen Litza 1895 1957
  Andrew C. 09-30-1894 02-27-99
Montgomery Anna M. 08-19-1871 12-18-40
  Richard 11-20-1871 04-05-42
Moore Henry B. 1874 02-21-32
Munson Frank   02-03-53
  Elizabeth   06-16-61
Nation Jay 09-22-20 04-28-91
Nelson Harriet Gibbs 1864 1890
  Carl H. 06-14-1884 09-23-05
  Hattie B. 66 yrs. 02-12-39
Nelson David 1953 1953
  Andrew 04-11-1871 02-13-64
  Merlene E. 07-02-09 01-09-96
  Ronald Dean 05-21-49 05-12-97
  Arvid LeRoy 10-18-21 09-30-97
Neugumb True 09-22-1810 07-24-1884
Nielsen Carrie C. 03-10-1854 10-16-26
  Jens 10-27-1848 12-22-29
Noble Clinton 02-23-1838 01-07-1894
  Joanna 04-25-1844 09-13-16
  Mae E. 1870 1953
  C. Pearl 1887 1953
  Viret E. 1874 1957
Noeldner James Premature 01-31-70
Olin Nels 1868 1921
  Carl A. 1899 1944
  Tillie 1871 1954
Olney Warren 61 yrs. 03-29-45
Patrick George W.P. 09-07-02 06-08-13
  Mary Agnes 12-23-15 12-26-15
  Thomas H. 71 yrs. 12-28-45
  Pearle M. 1885 1960
  Reginal A. 1881 1962
  Robert M. 07-26-08 12-01-94
Pedersen Leslie D. 1937 1958
  Paul D. 1941 1967
  Elizabeth 05-23-14 07-08-84
Perry Lewellyn Daniel 06-16-1875 12-27-42
Peterson Carl E. 11-16-03 09-19-73
Petrich Herman 08-10-1889 06-04-77
  Mrs. Herman 12-23-1888 05-02-86
Phillippsen Lorenz P. 08-16-1845 03-11-18
  Catherin T. 10-03-1847 10-29-18
Powell Daniel 1855 05-16-1888
  Elizabeth 1883 04-08-1890
  Azuba E. 08-03-1844 04-24-1898
  Alfred 02-06-1812 12-22-1900
  Charles R. 1863 1912
Powell George 09-27-1837 02-09-13
  William Smith 07-04-1843 08-01-26
  Albert P. 08-04-1885 03-04-33
  Angeline M. 1877 1950
Prescott Charles D. 03-28-1868 11-29-1886
  George W. 09-30-1828 06-16-06
  Harriet J. 07-19-1835 04-02-18
Pritts Roy 01-06-1897 (correct date is 01-06-1887) 05-28-76
  Anna 10-12-1886 05-02-90
Rand Jeremiah 1812 02-11-1888
  George Elmer 82 yrs. 08-03-43
  Emma L. 06-27-1863 08-17-58
Reed Lucy M. 08-01-1838 02-27-1891
Rice Robt. Edwin 10-10-28 10-10-28
Richards Mabel 1882 1963
  Richard 1882 02-04-72
Roulstone N. 1850 1912
  Eliza Ellen 01-08-1856 11-02-29
  John 1884 1968
Runnings Reva 1898 1899
  J. Ward 1902 1920
  Flora Marie 06-28-03 12-02-35
  William H. 1868 1950
  Hannah 1867 1952
  Russell 08-30-1900 07-06-77
Sanny Lottie 10-26-05 02-09-71
  Albert F. 09-12-04 09-17-92
Saunders Hattie 09-27-16 11-27-90
Schmidt John 06-09-1857 02-16-24
  Agnes 12-09-1864 12-09-37
  Mary Jane 12-25-38 02-09-39
  John J. 01-26-34 11-02-58
  Agnes Fleming 1873 1969
  John A. 12-26-1900 04-19-70
  Crystal 02-13-12 07-24-77
Scott Winifred --- ---
  H. Marie 11-30-1897 10-04-50
  Chester J. 02-11-1898 03-22-73
Sechler Roy 03-27-1898 09-05-71
  Jeffrey 02-07-58 08-02-79
Shafer Anton W. 1865 1952
Shafer Lissetta 1864 1953
  Carl 1894 1954
  Anna Marie From Mem Gardens 07-07-70 Reinterred
  Etta 12-03-1893 06-06-88
Shively Ella R. 01-21-1885 02-23-1885
  Hazel May 02-13-1886 03-04-1886
Slabaugh Paulina 10-07-1874 07-16-31
  John 04-17-1854 11-28-34
  Rosa M. 1893 1957
  Ada 04-12-1895 05-22-77
Smith Son of M.E. & H.T. --- 02-07-1882
  Rena 04-11-1886 04-24-1886
  Berthina W. 1843 1893
  Eddie 1890 1896
  Estella R. 1874 1898
  Alden M. 1878 1943
  Mamie 84 yrs. 03-17-44
  Clara I. 1872 1950
  John H. 1856 1954
  Elizabeth R. 1888 1955
  John 05-09-04 10-15-67
  Darwin 01-07-1887 08-11-78
  Velma D. 01-13-01 09-10-94
Spencer Elder N.W. 1817 1896
  Betsy Ann 1821 1901
Springer A.J. 04-24-1836 11-24-15
  Lene K. 1880 1919
  Elizabeth 05-09-1851 02-14-28
  Dan 06-19-1877 02-24-69
  Mrs. Daniel 12-05-1887 01-23-79
  Edwin 08-12-1900 03-12-79
  Gertrude 10-12-12 01-15-83
  Elton 02-11-34 10-13-85
Stetter Charles D. 1878 1965
Stevens George 1833 02-18-1898
  Alvira 05-14-1832 02-12-06
Sherburn W. 06-11-1830 11-05-15
Stewart Grace J. 07-06-21 05-29-84
Strasser Eldon J. 04-19-17 02-1963
Stratton Hazel 05-14-1897 12-09-85
Taylor Howard C. 06-28-02 12-20-03
  Hattie 07-14-1866 01-26-44
  Wm. Henry 83 yrs. 03-27-46
Temple Eleanor M. --- 10-10-1886
Terryberry Julia M. 11-17-1860 08-04-1896
  Robert 11-30-1851 06-1924
Thomson Everett 09-07-1900 12-13-80
Unsicker Chris 05-09-1860 07-15-32
Vail Jennie 11-26-1860 04-03-38
Vaill John 09-01-1825 01-05-1884
  Marian D. 02-16-1832 06-15-1891
Verner Louis J. 1880 10-23-1890
Vine Elmer L. 1886 1947
  Mrs. Elmer 05-30-1892 02-17-81
Wadsley Jane Rice 03-08-10 03-29-88
Waldron Samuel C. 03-16-1830 04-09-23
  Hattie P. 07-15-186- 09-10-34
  Alva L. 09-28-1860 05-30-38
  Guy E. 1888 1949
  Annie 10-08-1890 06-14-80
Ware Myrtle V. 1888 1961
  Albert 07-07-1885 09-02-72
Warren Blanche L. 12-12-01 12-29-01
  Mary J. 06-24-1865 08-08-13
  Berlin 05-14-1861 12-31-27
White Gertrude D. 06-1882 08-1882
  John 10-04-1862 03-03-35
Wiese William E. 02-03-1891 02-27-11
  Frieda J.S. 04-20-1871 12-15-36
  Walter H. 10-18-1896 1973
  Tena 10-02-1898 05-21-88
Wilcox James D. 03-17-36 02-24-96
Wilkinson Mayme E. 03-23-1896 01-14-40
  Imogene 09-15-10 06-22-85
  Farrell 10-23-03 04-07-94
Wilkison William 09-08-1821 04-29-1898
  John 04-05-1870 10-14-06
  John B. 06-01-1885 10-30-09
  Elnor 05-27-1828 03-27-16
Williams Arthur M. 04-22-1881 02-05-1883
  Alice A. 06-25-1841 02-10-1890
  Edward 04-27-1834 04-09-1898
  Mary L. 07-03-1859 08-06-30
Willis Clyde Ernest 10-10-1884 06-02-1885
  Ethel Ring 05-16-1890 07-10-1893
  Fred Ernest 12-31-1860 03-31-38
  Merton W. 03-06-1898 04-18-1954
  Etta 10-30-1867 10-10-62
Wilson Bernice 1902 1903
Wixon Alta 01-22-1891 10-09-1892
  Euphemia 05-21-1893 09-25-1893
  Katie V. 02-20-1872 06-15-02
Wixon Euphemia 1835 1919
  Lincoln 1861 1920
  Walter Ward 01-08-1872 03-14-31
  Leona 1875 1947
  William 1903 1958
  Elizabeth 1896 1958
  Rush C. 1874 1961
  Mamie 82 yrs. 11-09-62
Wolverton Kenneth Dale 1906 1923
  Alva 1869 1925
  Olive 04-25-1868 07-21-29
Wood Louis B. 1854 1886
  June C. 1819 1889
Young Bridgette Amy 1883 1956
Youngbluth Nora Powell 09-11-1870 02-09-51

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