Winkler Cemetery

about two miles north of Council

Research shared by Dale Fisk, Council Valley Museum, Adams County Cemetery Records: "In 1914 a fire destroyed an unknown number of wooden grave markers in the Winkler Cemetery."

Idaho GenWeb Archives Adams Co.     ~     Adams County on findagrave

Corrections, additions, contributions - Sharon McConnel

headstones photographs at USGenWeb Archives

Last Name First Middle Birth Death Date of News Notes  
Anderson Hattie May. 27 Jan 1892 1 Jan 1910 CL, 7 Jan 1910 p1c2 CL - says buried Kesler  
Bethel Wayne Leroy   6 Jun 1916      
Blackborn           This name is on a plat of the cemetery made by Reesa Yantis. There is no marker. Blackborn was a school teacher.  
Clemons baby         This grave is noted on the cemetery plat at the courthouse, but the name is spelled Clements. DC #70410 - source of dates; resided at Tamarack; father, Alvin; mother, Grace (Baker); informant, James L Baker; boy. 5 Jun 1930
Draper Charles G     ?ACL, 4 Sept 1914 This grave is noted on the cemetery plat in the courthouse. The grave is in the fence where the two other Drapers are buried.  
Draper Burton C 7 Jul 1887 5 Dec 1905 WS, 16 Dec 1905, paper says he died Dec 12    
Draper Emma C (Calkins) 18 Oct 1869 29 Aug 1914 WS, 31 Aug 1914. CL, 4 Sep 1914 p1c5 "Wife of Chas. C. Draper"  
Farlein Henry A       This name is scratched into a metal marker just north of W O Farlein's grave. It is also on the plat in the courthouse.  
Farlein W O 25 Mar 1886 18 Oct 1945      
Garcia Charles   2 Mar 1921 2 Mar 1921      
Garcia Orean D 14 May 1926 2 Apr 1929 ACL, 12 April 1929    
Glenn Amanda E 1878 1923 ACL, 20 Apr 1923, p5c3 (?) Same headstone as Thomas J Glenn.  
Glenn Floyd   26 Jan 1891 21 Feb 1891   Same headstone as Lloyd Glenn.  
Glenn Freda M 1897 1976      
Glenn George F 7 Mar 1903 1 Apr 1912 CL, 4 April 1912 p10c3    
Glenn George   1852 1941   Same headstone as Mabel Glenn.  
Glenn James F 22 Oct 1849 28 Oct 1940 ACL, 1 Nov 1940 & 5 Nov 1940 Same headstone as Sarah E Glenn.  
Glenn Lloyd   26 Jan 1891 27 Feb 1956   Same headstone as Floyd Glenn.  
Glenn Mabel   1878 1940 ACL, 7 June 1940 p1 Same headstone as George Glenn.  
Glenn Rebecca   6 Oct 1827 26 Oct 1914   Same headstone as William D Glenn.  
Glenn Sarah E 2 Feb 1854 18 Oct 1894   Same headstone as James F Glenn.  
Glenn Thomas J(esse) 1869 1937 ACL, 19 Mar 1937 p1c6 Same headstone as Amanda E Glenn. CVHTL gave the month and day of birth and the middle name 14 Mar 1937
Glenn William D 19 Jan 1826 31 Oct 1893   Same headstone as Rebecca Glenn. WS,"Your correspondent has been unable to chronicle the death of Wm D Glenn, one of Council's oldest and most respected citizens."  
Harp Elmer   24 May 1891 4 Dec 1955   PVT US Army WW I  
Harp Emely   1860 1934   wife of Louis, sister of Tolbert Biggerstaff (CVHTL)  
Harp James   1828 1881   Same headstone as Sarah Harp. "GAR". Month and day are from CVHTL. Veteran of Civil War (Union Army)  
Harp Louis   10 Oct 1852 11 Mar 1942      
Harp Robert   1880 1946 ACL, 30 Aug 1946    
Harp Sarah   1832 1915   Same headstone as James Harp. Death day and month from CVHTL. 14 Mar 1915
Harp Talbort   22 Mar 1882 17 Dec 1905 WS, 30 Dec 1905 son of Lewis Harp of Starkey  
Harp Wesley   27 Oct 1889 15 Mar 1943      
Harp Wm T 1850 1928   CVHTL gives the birthdate as 16 June 1849, the day and month of death are from CVHTL 31 May 1928
Hayter John   27 Jan 1845 30 Mar 1913 WS, 3 April 1913. CL, 4 Apr 1913 p1c2 Same headstone as Rebecca Hayter  
Hayter Lavern E 30 May 1916 6 Jun 1916      
Hayter Rebecca (Bonnett) 20 Dec 1855 24 Feb 1910 CL, 4 Mar 1910 p3c1 Same headstone as John Hayter. The obituary says she is buried in the Kesler Cemetery. m. John Hayter  
Kite Alpheus Weaver 1892 1921 ACL, 25 Nov 1921, p5 c1 ""Father". d. 22 Nov 1921 ACL, 29 yrs old 22 Nov 1921
Lappin Catherine L   1922   Only one date, 1922, is on the marker.  
Lappin Everett R   1915   Only one date, 1915, is on the marker.  
Lappin Margaret M   16 Jun 1941   "Baby"  
Lappin Mattie A   1907   Only one date, 1907, is on the marker.  
McMillan John W 14 Feb 1851 15 Nov 1926      
McMillan Nannie B 12 Mar 1868 16 May 1911      
Middleton Benjaman F 8 Mar 1842 22 Jul 1906 WS, 28 July 1906    
Morrison Casper B 16 Apr 1843 9 Sep 1902   Same headstone as Margaret E & Fred B Morrison.  
Morrison Fred B 21 Nov 1888 7 Jul 1939   Same headstone as Margaret E & Casper B Morrison.  
Morrison Margaret Elizabeth 28 Nov 1852 29 Jun 1900   "Age 47 years 7 months 1 day; born Ill; died Idaho". Same headstone as Casper B & Fred B Morrison.  
Poynor James M 25 Dec 1877 6 Aug 1901      
Richie baby       ACL,12 Nov 1920 p5 This information is on a plat made by Reesa Yantis. There is no marker. ACL - son of E F Richie, teacher at Glendale. 14 Nov 1920
Robertson Albert   1882 1955      
Robertson Elsie   1881 1941      
Robertson George   1851 1933 ACL, 29 Sept 1933 p4c4 Day and month of death comes from CVHTL. Same headstone as Martha Robertson. 27 Sep 1933
Robertson Lena         CVHTL - daughter of George and Martha, died in a fire when one year old.  
Robertson Martha   1860 1923 ACL, 17 Aug 1923 (CVHTL) Days and months of birth and death come from CVHTL. Same headstone as George Robertson. 10 Aug 1923
Robertson Pete   1891 1967 On file    
Rusaw baby         This information comes from a plat made by Reesa Yantis. There is no marker.  
Ryals Willie         The name is on a plat at the courthouse, but not the dates. the card says "no marker" - where is this info from? 1905
Snow Ada D 18 Aug 1906 7 Jul 1930      
Sorenson Olaf       WS, 7 Jan 1905 This info comes from CVHTL, it says he died in 1905. There is no marker. WS - died at Vale; buried at Council; death date. 17 Jan 1905
Spears Dessa   4 May 1878 13 Dec 1952 On file "Mother"  
Spears Harry   19 Nov 1914 7 Apr 1950      
Spears Lonzo R 8 Jan 1897 5 Aug 1932 ACL, 12 Aug 1932 p1c5    
Spears Martin Luther 31 Oct 1900 14 Nov 1969      
Spencer Harry M 7 Feb 1886 18 Apr 1941      
Thomas Chauncey Robin   26 Nov 1891   "66 years 8 months". Mason's symbol?  
Tomlinson Edward W 1880 1937 ACL, 19 Nov 1937 p1c3 26 Nov p1c5 p8c4   18 Nov 1937
Tomlinson Henry   1839 1922 ACL, 6 Oct 1922, p1 c3, 13 Oct 1922, p1 c5 "Our Uncle". b. 25 May 1839, d. 4 Oct 1922 ACL. 4 Oct 1922
Tomlinson Joseph   1897 1915   DC #13026 - b.& d. days and mos.; father, George; mother Mary (Buckingdough?) 14 Dec 1915
Tomlinson Mary E 1856 1919      
UNKNOWN (four)            
Ward James Jr.     ?ACL 25 Oct 1946 (may be father). This information is from a plat made by Reesa Yantis. There is no marker. A baby. DC #56075 - buried Council; father, James A; mother Louisa (Robertson); gives middle name as Adderon?; lived in Fruitvale; source of b. & d. date. 20 Dec 1926
Wedding Clarence S 16 Jan 1887 6 Mar 1945   "IDAHO PVT 305 Field Rmt SQ QMC WW1"  
Wedding Lulu         This information is from a plat made by Reesa Yantis. There is no marker.  
White Harvey Enzer 24 May 1942 16 Aug 2003      
Whiteley Floyd E 19 Jan 1888 23 Nov 1913 CL, 28 Nov 1913 p1c1. 5 Dec p1c1    
Whiteley Mary Belle 29 May 1876 15 Jul 1909 CL, 16 Jul 1909 p1c5, 23 Jul p1c4 "Wife of Wilburn C(?) Whiteley". CL - "laid to rest in the Council Cemetery."  
Winkler George A 1826 1901   ""Father". Same headstone as Letticia & William F Winkler.  
Winkler Letticia   1828 1891 WS, May 1891 #41 "Mother". Same headstone as George A & William F Winkler. Days and months of death and birth come from the WS. 15 May 1891
Winkler Maude   15 Dec 1883 18 Dec 1883   "Infant"  
Winkler William F 1866 1939 ACL, 5 Jan 1940, p1 ""Brother". Same headstone as Letticia & George A Winkler.  
Yantis Lealan J 29 Nov 1942 13 Jul 1963 On file    
Yantis R Frank 4 Jul 1918 26 Nov 1958 On file    
Yantis Ralph T 1871 1928      
Yantis Sarah   20 Jun 1884 16 Jun 1955      


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