Waddell Cemetery

Row 1

Sarah J., wife of Wm. Towers, d. Jan. 31, 1885; age 31 yrs. 8 mos. 14 das.
Rufus B. Ewing, b. July 22, 1850; d. May 6, 1883
Mary A. Ewing, his wife, b. Sept. 26, 1850; (no death date)
Charles E. Ewing, b. Sept. 26, 1882; d. Aug. 17, 1884 (son)
Herbert Clyde Ewing, 1940-1940
Rufus Ewing, 1902-1967
Wanda Ewing, 1924
J.L. Ewing, 1875-1965
Susie V. Ewing, 1880-1961
David Snodgrass, 1840-1922
Sue F. Snodgrass, his wife, 1844-1924
George Feaster, b. Feb. 8, 1850; d. June 16, 1911
Mattie Feaster, his wife, b. May 10, 1854
Feaster

Row 2

H. Waddell, Co. I 40th Inf.
Absolom Waddell, d. July 14, 1880; age 92 yrs. 8 mos. 2 das.
Susanna Waddell, d. Feb. 9, 1859; age 65 yrs. 7 mos. 18 das.
Martha J., wife of I.W. Ewing, d. Aug. 21, 1859; age 31 yrs. 11 mos. 23 das.
Children of W. and N.A. Ewing:
  Austin B., d. Dec. 31, 1863; age 9 mos. 1 da.
  Mary Francis, infant daughter (no dates)
Nancy A., wife of L.W. Ewing, b. Dec. 25, 1837; d. June 7, 1898
L.W. Ewing, b. Sept. 17, 1822; d. Apr. 14, 1900
Madge Lorene, dau. of S.G. and Pearl Ewing, d. Sept. 11, 1900; age 7 mos. 11 das.
Pearl L. Ewing, wife of S.G. Ewing, and dau. of J.M. and M.J. Urie, b. July 16, 1879; d. Nov. 20, 1901

Row 3

Scott Mason, 1861-1930
Lucinda Skidmore, b. Mar. 28, 1828; d. Nov. 28, 1896
Emma Waddell, his wife, 1863-1914
William A. Waddell, son of R.B. and Elizabeth Waddell, b. Dec. 12, 1859; d. Mar. 26, 1912
Elizabeth O., dau. of W.A. and E.E. Waddell, d. Mar. 26, 1883; age 1 yr. 1 mo. 15 das.
Frank, son of R.B. and M.E. Waddell, d. Aug. 9, 1884; age 14 yrs. 10 mos. 14 das.
Children of W.P. and Ida Petty:
  Mamie, d. Oct. 14, 1888; age 4 yrs. 3 mos. 16 das.
  Maud, d. Oct. 7, 1888; age 6 yrs. 1 mo. 23 das.
Ioan L. Waddell, b. Sept. 20, 1903; d. Dec. 11, 1905

Row 4

Russell B. Waddell, b. Jan. 25, 1831; d. Feb. 26, 1909
Mary E. Waddell, his wife, b. Mar. 24, 1834; d. May 14, 1914
Ambrose Waddell, b. July 18, 1887; d. Nov. 10, 1905
B.A. Waddell, b. Apr. 11, 1958; d. Aug. 2, 1917
Isabell Waddell, b. Jan. 27, 1858; d. Mar. 10, 1917
Elam Grace, 1880-1960
Minnie D. Grace, 1882-1959

Row 5

Sarah M. VanPatten, b. Mar. 7, 1869; d. Aug. 8, 1951
George C. VanPatten, b. Jan. 11, 1872; d. Dec. 16, 1948
Beulah Mae VanPatten, b. Sept. 14, 1899; d. Sept. 8, 1914
George A. VanPatten, 1903-1965
Mary E. Skidmore, b. Oct. 27, 1852; d. Feb. 15, 1930

Row 6
Melody M. Hurd, b. 1956
Carl W. Hurd, Cpl U.S. Army, 1932-1979

Transcribed by Ralph Leonard.

Source: "What Cheer - 125 Years - 1865-1990" - page 241. This book notes the source of this information to be a reading of gravestones by the Keokuk County Historical Society in 1986.

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