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Zion Evangelical Cemetery

 
 
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Photographed By Paul F, July 1, 2010
1. Zion Evangelical Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  This cemetery has multi names, most recent being “Redeemer United Church of Christ Cemetery”

Other names included “Zion Cemetery” “German Cemetery” “The German Zion Evangelical Church Cemetery” & Little Sussex Cemetery”.

Sussex Zion Evangelical Church started Oct 25, 1888. At annual Jan 1890 church meeting August Mindemann gave ¼ acre of land for church burial spot.

First burial. Lille Alma Walter, dau. Franz Walter/Caroline Brandt. Lillie born April 24, 1889, died March 28, 1890. Interred March 31, 1890

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Erected 2002 by Waukesha County Historical Society. (Marker Number 13-02.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & ReligionSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1842.
 
Location. 43° 8.321′ N, 88° 13.436′ W. Marker is in Sussex, Wisconsin, in Waukesha County. Marker is on Maple Avenue, half a mile north of Main Street, on
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the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sussex WI 53089, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Alban’s Episcopal Church (approx. ¼ mile away); First Woman in Town of Lisbon (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sussex Mills and Bug Line RR (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mammoth Spring Hotel - Saloon (approx. 0.8 miles away); Sixteen School (approx. 1.2 miles away); Town of Lisbon (approx. 1.2 miles away); Hon. Thomas Weaver Home (approx. 1.8 miles away); Halquist Quarry (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sussex.
 
Zion Evangelical Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Paul F, July 1, 2010
2. Zion Evangelical Cemetery Marker
Zion Evangelical Cemetery image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Paul F, July 1, 2010
3. Zion Evangelical Cemetery
Zion Evangelical Cemetery image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Paul F, July 1, 2010
4. Zion Evangelical Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 2, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,149 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on June 20, 2011, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 2, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.

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