Lyon County Genealogy

Bethel Reformed Cemetery

Midland Township

Bethel Reformed cemetery is located 3 miles south and 1 mile east of Ellsworth, MN; or 8 miles east, 2 miles north and 1 mile east of Rock Rapids, Iowa, in the southwest corner of section 24, in Eastern Midland Township -- On the interesection of Kennedy and 130th Streets.

The Church is located across the road, to the west, from the cemetery.

Data and photos provided by Gary Boomgaarden

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NAME                                  BIRTH DATE      DEATH DATE  COMMENTS/NOTES
=================================    ===========     ===========  ==============================================
Aeikens, Alfred Sr                          1919            1974
Aeikens, Annie                              1917            2004
Aeilts, Allen Dean infant            Feb 23 1963
Aeilts, John E                              1907            1997
Aeilts, Peter R                             1872            1915
Aeilts, Steintje                            1874            1936
Anderson, Amanda                            1921            1999
Anderson, William C                         1917            1989
Arends, Hazel M                             1921            1990
Arends, Jake D                              1916            1986
Arends, Jake LeRoy                          1939            same
Arends, Leslie L                            1944            1984
Arends, Patricia L                          1948            1973
Arends, Shelly Kay                    Mar 7 1974     June 4 2004
Becker, Antje                        Feb 11 1910      Mar 8 1910
Becker, Harm                         Dec 17 1912     Apr 23 1957
Becker, Harold                              1926            1945
Becker, John                                1884            1941
Becker, Trientje                            1890            1976
Boomgaarden, Frederick J                    1903            1934
Boomgaarden, Jacob                   May 13 1853     Oct 11 1914  Moved to Midland Twp., Lyon Co. in 1892
Boomgaarden, Harmana                  Dec 7 1858     Feb 19 1938  Wife of Jacob Boomgaarden; buried next to him.
Bos, Grace                                  1897            1997
Bos, Jennie                          Sep 12 1894    July 13 1925
Bos, John A                                 1896            1992
Bouman, Arnold J                     Oct 11 1943      Apr 1 2006
Bouman, Christian                     Apr 8 1901     Mar 30 1980
Bouman, Jeanette                     Nov 26 1900      Jan 3 1938
Broesder, Alice                             1889            1977
Broesder, Eugene                     Apr 14 1948     Jan 18 1992
Broesder, Henry                             1881            1978
Broesder, John C                      Apr 4 1919     May 17 2002
Broesder, Maria                      Oct 20 1865    June 22 1906
Broesder, Martha                     July 1 1927    June 22 2005
Brommer, Agnes J                            1895            1941
Brommer, Albert                                             2006
Brommer, Antje Haan                  Mar 15 1862     Dec 17 1910
Brommer, Ben                                1893            1985
Brommer, Berend                             1917            1997
Brommer, Berend L                    Apr 24 1845     Mar 29 1929
Brommer, Cornelia (Cora)                    1921            1992
Brommer, Daughter of B.L. Brommer           1941            1941
Brommer, Eise B                             1889            1929
Brommer, Infant                             1895
Brommer, Infant                             1896
Brommer, Infant                             1897
Brommer, Infant                             1899
Brommer, Lambert B                          1887            1974
Brommer, Selma                              1913            1984
Budgett, Clarence                           1902            1931
Budgett, Leslie L                     May 8 1873     Apr 23 1947
Budgett, Leslie Lawerence            Feb 20 1919            same
Budgett, Leslie Merle                Dec 31 1917      Jan 6 1918
Christians, Jacob E                         1898            1968
Christians, Tena A                          1885            1974
DeBeer, Aafke                               1883            1961
DeBeer, Bena                                1894            1979
DeBeer, Dennis                      June 17 194?      Nov 9 1971
DeBeer, Geertje                      June 7 1913   Oct 11 1930 ?
DeBeer, Grace                               1915            1999
DeBeer, Grace dau of W&A             Nov 22 1907      Oct 1 1921
DeBeer, Harm W                       Mar 10 1906       May6 1978
DeBeer, Hildegard                   June 15 1916     May 28 2004
DeBeer, infant son of J&B            Jan 13 1923
DeBeer, Jake                                1894            1986
DeBeer, Joe                                 1911            1988
DeBeer, Joni                         Jan 25 1982     Apr 26 1986
DeBeer, Lawrence                            1926            2000
DeBeer, Otto C                              1909            1984
DeBeer, Wayne                       July 31 1936     June 4 2006
DeBeer, Wessel                       Mar 18 1918      May 4 1920
DeBeer, Will                                1876            1963
DeBeer, William                             1916            2000
DeBoer, Larry                               1956            Same
DeBoer, Martha                              1909            2003
DeBoer, Matthew & Sophia             May 31 1999    July 16 1999
DeBoer, Otto                                1898            1978
DeBoer, Shirley                      Feb 12 1938     Sep 23 1988
DeBoer, Terry L                             1956            1994
DeBoer, Wilbur S                            1944            1987
DeBruin, Arie                               1897            1983
DeBruin, Gladys                             1915            1994
DeBuhr, Calvin                              1913            1998
DeBuhr, Ella                         Jan 25 185?     Nov 18 1963
DeBuhr, Elmer P                             1926            1994
DeBuhr, Herman H                            1924            1983
DeBuhr, Leah infant                  Oct 11 1984
DeBuhr, Pearl V                             1912            1999
DeBuhr, Peter, Rev.                   Feb 3 1877     Oct 29 1944
DeVries, Agnes                              1914            1993
DeVries, Peter                              1906            1991
Dirks, Bernhard                             1898            1969
Dirks, Dena                                 1894            1953
Dirks, Grace K                              1906            1987
Dirks, Hiko                                 1892            1973
Dirks, Phyllis                              1929            2004
Drenth, Jennie L                            1929            1982
Dykema, Jennie                        Mar 3 1936    July 10 1995
Eeten, Frederick                            1931            1980
Eggers, Terry                               1947            2005
Fiihr, Gladys                               1924            2000
Fiihr, Leo H                                1924            1990
Frey, Hattie                                1903            1984
Frey, infant son of JJ               Nov 29 1924
Frey, Jerry J                               1897            1967
Groen, Alan Jo                       Mar 10 1946
Groen, Aleida                         Feb 3 1879     Nov 28 1952
Groen, Alice                         Feb 18 1915     Dec 25 1997
Groen, Allen                        July 23 1961     Oct 19 1961
Groen, Amelia Mae                           1892            1971
Groen, Angelina (Angie)                     1923            2007
Groen, Benhard                              1909            1972
Groen, Burdell                        Apr 7 1972      Jan 4 2003
Groen, Carl                          Jan 25 1924      Sep 8 2000
Groen, Delmar                               1922            2003
Groen, Dick                          Oct 16 1913     Nov 13 1944
Groen, Diedrick                       Mar 8 1868     Oct 16 1935
Groen, George                               1921            2004
Groen, Gertie  Dau of D Groen        Sep 17 1911      Dec 7 1917
Groen, infant dau of O&A                 No Date
Groen, Jennie                               1913            1991
Groen, John                                 1899            1977
Harms, Anna                                 1880            1929
Harms, Bertha                        Jan 18 1882    June 25 1968
Harms, Geertje                      June 18 1848    June 15 1936
Harms, Harm W                               1888            1951
Harms, Harm Wessels                   Mar 1 1831    June 29 1913
Haspels, Geneva                             1919            1979
Haspels, George H                           1916            1995
Herding, Ben                                1892            1969
Herding,  Marvin                      Nov 2 1912      Apr 7 1988
Herding, Grace                      June 17 1845     July 3 1916
Herding, Hiko                       June 18 1845      Mar 2 1925
Herding, Hiko                               1906            1987
Herding, Inf dau of O&M             June 20 1917    June 23 1917
Herding, Minnie                             1882            1956
Herding, Oney                               1875            1954
Herding, Russell                            1915            1998
Hinrichs, George H                          1933            2006
Hoting, Diertje                      Mar 25 1912     Dec 11 1920
Hoting, Gretje                       June 8 1905     Sep 19 1907
Huisman, Angeline                           1904
Huisman, Anna                               1895            1970
Huisman, Arthur Klaus               July 23 1928     Sep 18 1997
Huisman, Christian                          1917            1918
Huisman, Clifford                           1920            2006
Huisman, Elsie                              1926            1994
Huisman, Emerson                      Apr 9 1932      Jan 7 1996
Huisman, Fred J                             1919            1980
Huisman, George Clifford                    1922            1924
Huisman, Gertrude R                         1902            1992
Huisman, infant son of W&M            Aug 9 1946
Huisman, Iva                                1932            1999
Huisman, Klaas W                            1892            1953
Huisman, Margaret                     Oct 9 1915     Apr 19 1994
Huisman, Paul L                             1934            1991
Huisman, Pearl Viola                        1921            1960
Huisman, Peterka                            1873            1944
Huisman, Steven Gene                 Sep 16 1951     Sep 16 1951
Huisman, Weert Jr                           1901            1963
Huisman, Weert K                      Nov 6 1917      Nov 7 1958
Huisman, Weert Sr                           1864            1938
Hut, Jennie                                 1871            1957
Hut, Jennie                          Dec 11 1910    Sept 11 1920
Hut, John E                                 1868            1953
Hut, John Jr.                               1908            1963
Hut, Marila                          Nov 15,1901            Same
Julius, Anna                                1893            1983
Julius, Arthur                       Dec 11 1938          Oct-05
Julius, Beverly                             1946            1956
Julius, Charlie Infant son of C& A          1925
Julius, Charmi                       Apr 25 1967      Nov 7 1980
Julius, Claus H                             1896            1989
Julius, Heiko                        Aug 22 1907            Same
Julius, Henry                        June 9 1903     Mar 11 1912
Julius, Henry                        Aug 22 1867      Apr 2 1923
Julius, Henry                               1917            1935
Julius, Heybo                               1897            1987
Julius, Hilko                               1898            1986
Julius, Infant Dau of C & A                 1925
Julius, Infant Dau of Harold & Luci         1944
Julius, Jennie                              1895            1927
Julius, Larry                         Sep 3 1939     Apr 13 2005
Julius, Lilian                              1918            1938
Julius, Margaret Dau of C & A        Feb 19 1921    July 29 1927
Julius, Mary                         Feb 17 1876     June 9 1913
Julius, Nellie A                            1915            1986
Julius, Pal                                 1937            1937
Julius, Peterka                             1898            1990
Julius, Phyllis dau of Heybo         Mar 12 1924       July 5 ??
Julius, Roy                                 1922            1923
Julius, Simon                               1893            1956
Julius, Simon                        Oct 21 1827     Apr 14 1916
Julius, Tena                                1908            1926
Julius, Tonko                               1912            1913
Klosterboer, Henry A                        1912            1975
Kooima, Wanda                        Dec 27 1953      Aug 5 1985
Kruse, Andrew                               1890            1979
Kruse, Dick U                               1894            1951
Kruse, Elva                                 1919            1966
Kruse, George                               1922            1996
Kruse, Henrietta                            1914            1996
Kruse, Herman J                     July 20 1934     Aug 24 1934
Kruse, Jacob H                              1929            1933
Kruse, Jennie                               1899            1953
Kruse, John                                 1917            1988
Kruse, Minnie                               1891            1936
Kruse, Rose                                 1923            1998
Kruse, Susie                                1911            1970
Kruse, Taalke                               1888            1964
Kruse, Uffe Dirks                           1882            1938
Kruse, William                              1922            1991
Kuper, Folkert F                            1878            1964
Kuper, Folkert J                            1907            1975
Kuper, Jennie                               1884            1973
Leenderts, Abel                      Aug 12 1854     Mar 14 1903
Martens, Okke                               1861            1950
Martens, Wubke                              1856            1948
Nagel, Henry K                              1912            1992
Nagel, Sadena                               1917
Ohling, Aafke W                      Aug 11 1910     Aug 23 1998
Ohling, Herman Edward                       1935            1937
Ohling, Infant son                   July 1 1970
Ohling, Jennie                              1906            1993
Ohling, John W                       Mar 29 1909     Mar 14 1986
Ohling, Klaas                               1902            1966
Pifer, Austin                               1891            1943
Popkes, Anna                                1886            1972
Popkes, Beve                                1855            1904
Popkes, Chad Michael                 Oct 12 1970      Sep11 1972
Popkes, Edward                              1900            1972
Popkes, Edward Lyle                 June 24 1936      Mar 6 1973
Popkes, Etta W                              1875            1901
Popkes, Henry L                             1887            1954
Popkes, Infant son of L&J            Mar 29 1968
Popkes, Lammert                             1927            1998
Popkes, Lena                                1905            1984
Popkes, Lizzie                              1900            1992
Popkes, Menno L                             1900            1988
Popkes, Minnie                              1858            1927
Popkes, Popke L                             1866            1940
Reck, Dea                                   1893            1954
Reck, Jerry                                 1890            1960
Rose, Otto                          July 12 1903      Mar 7 1934
Russman, Tena                               1907            1936
Schoeneman, Ailert                          1903            1981
Schoeneman, Elizabeth                       1895            1986
Schoeneman, George                          1862            1938
Schoeneman, Gretje                          1864            1913
Schoeneman, Harvey J                        1922            1930
Schoeneman, Helmer                          1897            1953
Schoeneman, Jake                            1888            1960
Schoeneman, Katie                           1907            1993
Snutjjer, Jenola A                          1929            1932
Snuttjer, Onno J, Rev.                      1893            1964
Snuttjer, Reka H                            1898            1988
Solma, Infant child                         1906            1906 Child  of Crist & Kate
Solma, Infant child                         1907            1907 Child  of Crist & Kate
Solma, Infant child                         1909            1909 Child  of Crist & Kate
Solma, Infant child                         1921            1921 Child  of Crist & Kate
Solma, Alice                                1878            1933
Solma, Debetze (Becker)              Dec 10 1827      Sep 1 1905
Solma, Grace (Walterhofer)                  1875            1948
Solma, Harm                          Oct 14 1904     Feb 19 1988
Solma, Harm Sr                              1864            1945
Solma, Jake R                               1898            1970
Solma, Jakob (In German)              Dec 9 1825      Oct 8 1904
Solma, John R                               1899            1965
Solma, Kate                          Aug 24 1883     Feb 11 1959
Solma, Ralph                                1868            1954
Stubbe, Anna                                1901            1997
Stubbe, Berend                       Sep 15 1888     June 3 1970
Stubbe, Henry                               1879            1957
Stubbe, Marvin                        May 9 1940     Feb 11 1998
Stubbe, Wupke                               1875            1927
Sudenga, Minnie                             1915            1980 ?
Sudenga, Ray                                1902            1965
Timmerman, John                      June 3 1894    June 19 1969
Timmerman, Katie                      Feb 2 1900      Mar 6 1944
Timmerman, Lizzie                           1875            1922
Timmerman, Sena L                           1907            1954
Timmerman, William                          1864            1938
Uhden, Albert                               1872            1951
Van Anken, Elmer E                          1913            1996
Van Anken, Marie                            1919            1997
Walterman, Carl                             1901            1988
Walterman, Eilerdene                 Sep 27 1873     Sep 27 1951
Walterman, George                     Feb 9 1863      Sep 7 1931
Walterman, Henry                      Feb 1 1902     Aug 23 1903
Walterman, Henry                            1865            1942
Walterman, Hulda                            1874            1966
Walterman, Kate                             1900            1983
Walters, Gary R                      Apr 24 1963            Same
Walters, George                             1903            1988
Walters, Teresa                      Mar 29 1965            Same
Werkman, George                             1889            1978
Werkman, Hilke                              1862            1933
Wiertzema, Gertrude                         1926            1994
Wiertzema, Henry                            1901            1987
Wiertzema, Johanna                          1900            1995
Wiertzema, Vernon                           1922            2006




Updated 2007 -- Additional data provided by Gary Boomgaarden