BAIR’S CODORUS MENNONITE CEMETERY

GRAYBILL ROAD

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 THE ORIGINAL CHURCH STOOD BETWEEN THE CEMETERY AND THE EXISTING CHURCH (BEHIND THE TREES) IN THE BACKGROUND.

Photo taken in 1997

ROW 1 (Lt to Rt) Hershey, Henry Oct. 2, 1851-Jan. 15, 1920

Hershey, Henrietta wife of Henry, Aug. 4, 1858-June 16, 1937

Hershey, Harry Jan. 19, 1876-Apr.1, 1945

Hershey, Edward son of Henry & Henrietta died Oct.23, 1886 2-3-13

Hershey, Alvin son of Henry & Henrietta died Aug. 27, 1894 0-0-14

Hershey, Robert son of Henry & Henrietta died June 15, 1899 0-0-10

ROW 2 (Lt to Rt)

Martin, John Aug. 15, 1791-Feb. 1, 1862 War of 1812 Veteran

Martin, Nancy wife of John, July 22, 1790-July 4, 1858

Martin, Michael son of Joseph & Nancy died June 1, 1858 0-0-10

Martin, Nancy wife of Joseph, died Mar. 22, 1904 83-11-29

Martin, Joseph died Mar. 6, 1901 84-3-11

Hershey, Joseph died Aug. 13, 1897 79-0-28

Hershey, Maria wife of Joseph died April 1, 1886 67-10-9

Hershey, Isaac son of Jacob & Nancy died April 19, 1872 1-1-21

Hershey, Sarah daughter of Jacob & Nancy May 7, 1875-Oct. 25, 1875 0-5-18

Hershey, Jacob B. died Aug. 8, 1905 64-3-9

Hershey, Nancy B. wife of Jacob died April 16, 1916 72-4-14

ROW 3 (Lt to Rt)

Graybill, Nancy wife of Joseph, Apr. 8, 1790-Apr. 27, 1861 71-0-19

Graybill, Joseph Sep. 25, 1792-July 14, 1853 60-9-21

Sprenkle, Elizabeth dau. of Peter & Elizabeth Dec. 18, 1791-Apr. 18, 1858 66-4-0 stone broken

Sprenkle, Peter Feb. 25, 1753-July 11, 1831 78-4-16

Sprenkle, Elizabeth wife of Peter Oct. 23, 1845 83-0-0

Graybill, Infant son of Joseph & Nancy Sep. 20, 1825

Sprenkle, Christina Sep. 17, 1861 78-6-25

Sprenkle, George Jan. 1, 1834-Jan. 7, 1837 3-0-6

Sprenkle, George died Feb. 23, 1857 53-2-18

Sprenkle, Elizabeth wife of George died Aug. 12, 1898 89-9-19

Graybill, George W. died Feb. 4, 1888 65-11-13

Graybill, Elizabeth wife of George Jan. 10, 1827-Nov. 11, 1872 45-10-1

Fisher, Elam A. son of Joseph M. & Lavina S. Fisher, Feb. 14, 1966-Jan. 15, 1989

 

ROW 4 (Lt to Rt)

Bear, Maria Aug. 16, 1836-Feb. 22, 1847 10-6-6 dau. of John

Bear, David son of John Mar. 1, 1834-Feb. 16, 1847 12-11-15

Bear, John Oct. 27, 1805-June 10, 1845 39-7-14. Conjugal state, 17 yrs. 2 sons & 4 daus.

Shetter, Mary wife of Abraham Feb. 14, 1806-July 10, 1849 43-4-21

Bear, David Apr. 11, 1781-Oct. 16, 1831 50-6-5. Lived in the married state 28 yrs. 6 mo.

Bear, Maria wife of David Baer died Nov. 4, 1868 84-4-14

Baer, Anna Feb. 9, 1815-Dec. 6, 1817 2-9-27

Baer, Susanna July 9, 1813-Aug. 27, 1820 7-1-18

Bear, Daniel son of David July 10, 1807-Mar. 20, 1834 26-8-10

Bear, Susanna Dec. 19, 1808-July 21, 1840 31-6-12 (?) Wife of Daniel

Bear, Elizabeth May 30, 1842-Dec. 26, 1843 1-6-27. Daughter of Gabriel

Bear, Maria dau. Of Gabriel Dec. 27, 1839-May 19, 1847 7-4-23

Bear, Daniel son of Daniel May 17, 1833-Jan. 18, 1849 15-8-1

Bear, Heinrich son of Gabriel Jan. 10, 1836-Apr. 17, 1850 14-3-7

Bear, Isaac son of Gabriel Apr. 17, 1849-Sep. 20, 1851 2-5-3

Bear Elizabeth dau. of John Sep. 9, 1841-Mar. 9, 1847 5-6-0

Shetter, infant son of Abraham, born dead, June 21, 1849

Bear, Gabriel June 2, 1810-Jan. 16, 1857 46-7-14

Bear, Catharine wife of Gabriel Jan. 6, 1813-June 14, 1889 76-5-8

Bear, Gabriel July 26, 1834-Dec. 2, 1869 35-4-6

ROW 5 (Lt to Rt)

Sprenkel, Daniel Aug. 24, 1772-Sep. 13, 1849

Sprenkel, Anna wife of Daniel Sep. 22, 1776-Sep. 3, 1830

Sprenkel, Henrich Feb. 5, 1802-Nov. 16, 1824 22-9-11

Aldinger, John S. son of Jacob & Elizabeth, died Sep. 29, 1856 0-0-15

Sprenkel, Henry L. Oct. 28, 1827-Feb. 23, 1857 29-3-26

Sprenkel, John L. died July 26, 1866 33-11-13

Sprenkel, John died Mar. 6, 1868 70-4-5

Sprenkel, Lydia wife of John (same as above), died Oct. 6, 1875 69-11-22

ROW 6 (Lt to Rt)

Sprenkle, Martin B. 1861-1929; Sarah E. 1862-1928 (same stone)

Sprenkle, Barbara B. 1838-1917; Jacob S. 1832-1914 (same stone)

Sprenkle, Christian 1833-1917

Sprenkle, Peter May 21, 1808-Dec. 18, 1888 80-7-17

Sprenkle, Catharine wife of Peter died May 10, 1893 85-3-8

Sprenkel, Georg died May 11, 1828 52-8-8 5 children, 3 sons, 2 daughters, married 1801 for 27 years. Stone is written in German.

Sprenkle, Nancy wife of George, Sep. 25, 1777-Nov. 1, 1850 73-1-6

Sprenkle, Mary dau of Peter, June 21, 1845-Mar. 23, 1847 1-9-2

Sprenkle, Sarah dau of Peter, Sep. 9, 1840-Mar. 25, 1847 6-6-16

Sprenkle, Henry son of Peter & Mary, July 10, 1859-Aug. 21, 1859 0-1-11

Sprenkle, Clara dau of Jacob & Barbara, Mar. 29, 1859-Sep. 6, 1860 1-5-7

Sprenkle, Catharine dau of Jacob & Barbara, died May 14, 1863 0-6-19

Sprenkle, Hamilton son of Peter & Sarah died Dec. 17, 1863 3-3-2

Sprenkle, Aaron son of Jacob & Barbara died Nov. 30, 1864

Sprenkle, Emma dau of Jacob & Barbara died Dec. 27, 1867 1-2-5

Sprenkle, Levi died Sep. 19, 1873 30-7-23

Sprenkle, Peter died Sep. 22, 1873 37-4-26

Bare, Matilda wife of John S. died Apr. 17, 1909 70-10-25

Sprenkle, Lizzie dau of Peter & Matilda died Mar. 12, 1878 4-7-20

Sprenkle, Sadie E. dau of Sarah & Martin B. died Mar. 29, 1882 1-6-0

Sprenkle, Flora K. dau of J. W. & Lucy died Mar. 21, 1885 0-2-24

Sprenkle, Herman son of J. W. & Lucy died Aug. 7, 1886

Sprenkle, Matilda dau of J. W. & Lucy died June 1, 1890 0-6-7

ROW 7 (Lt to Rt)

Sprenkle, David Mar. 1, 1802-Mar. 12, 1886 84-0-12

Sprenkle, Lydia wife of David Aug. 31, 1806-Aug. 19, 1875 68-11-19

Sprenkle, Elizabeth wife of George died Dec. 13, 1878 56-7-18

Sprenkle, George June 14, 1813-June 4, 1894 81-0-0

Spenkel (Sprenkle) Nancy, wife of George June 22, 1815-Oct. 29, 1849 34-4-7

Kehr, Mariah H., wife of Christian & dau of Geo. & Mary Sprenkle. 2/13/1837-2/2/1862

Baer, John S. died April 30, 1904 46-5-27

Sprenkle, Hollingsworth son of Peter & Matilda, died Nov. 9, 1886 17-7-26

Sprenkle, Samuel S. died June 13, 1912 74-0-1

Sprenkle, Eliza wife of Samuel S. died July 27, 1892 52-0-10

Sprenkle, Clara A. wife of Samuel S. died Sep. 12, 1896 35-11-16

Sprenkle, Paul son of Samuel & Eliza died Sep. 3, 1875 0-11-21

Sprenkle, Infant daughter of Samuel & Clara died Aug. 10, 1896

Sprenkle, Katie dau of J. W. & Lucy, died Feb. 27, 1894 1-7-21

ROW 8 (Lt to Rt)

Bear, Emma died Jan. 25, 1920 50-4-5

Baer, mother Catharine, wife of Henry K., died Feb. 12, 1907 70-1-5

Baer, father Henry K. died Mar. 27, 1902 72-11-16

Kohr, Nancy, wife of Henry, died Aug. 5, 1901 73-9-2

Bair, John Jan. 13, 1800-Mar. 29, 1876 76-2-16

Bear, Elizabeth wife of John, died May 9, 1861 63rd year

Bair, Malinda dau of Henry & Catharine, died Aug. 29, 1864 2-6-6

Bair, Mary Jane dau of John & Nancy, died Aug. 6, 1865 9-10-21

Bare, Jacob, died Dec. 20, 1868 0-9-18

Bair, Daniel K., July 11, 1834-Oct. 2, 1883 49-2-21

Bair, Maria, wife of Daniel K., died Apr. 13, 1870 32-3-19 (same stone as Daniel K.)

Bair, Magdalena, wife of Daniel K., 2/19/1840-6/8/1882. ” ” ” ” “

Bair, Elizabeth, died July 12, 1873 0-0-0

Bair, David, died June 30, 1874 0-1-1

Baer, Amanda dau of Henry & Catherine, Oct. 1, 1871-Aug. 4, 1883 11-10-3

Bair, Annie dau of Reuben & Malinda, died Feb. 20, 1889 2-4-13

Bair, Infant dau of Reuben & Malinda, died Mar. 15, 1893

Ryan, Infant dau of Henry & Amanda, Nov. 8, 1895

Bare, Luther M. son of John A. & Katie A. died Feb. 12, 1899 2-4-13

Bare, Tillie P., dau of John & Katie A. died Mar. 10, 1909 0-0-11

Bare, Lillie A., dau of John & Katie A. died Mar. 12, 1909 0-0-13

ROW 9 (Lt to Rt)

Bare, John K. died Feb. 22, 1905 80-10-23

Bare, Nancy A. wife of John K. died Jan. 19, 1909 77-0-20

Bare, Charles H., died Feb. 20, 1903 46-6-19

Hershey, Andrew M. died Mar. 21, 1904 86-11-13

Hershey, Magdalena wife of Andrew M. died Jan. 7, 1885 66-1-17

Hershey, Amanda dau of Andrew & M. died June 2, 1863 7-4-2

Hershey, Elizabeth dau of Andrew, died June 7, 1863 1-11-21

Bair, Reuben S. Feb. 25, 1856-July 11, 1929 73-4-16

Bair, Malinda L., wife of Reuben S., Oct. 25, 1857-Feb. 8, 1930 72-3-13

Bair, Reuben S., 1890-1966

Bair, Katie R., 1893-1980 (On same stone as Reuben S., 1890-1966)

Bair, John A. died May 22, 1930 63-9-10

Bair, Kate A. wife of John, died Nov. 21, 1939 70-9-16

ROW 10 (Lt to Rt)

Ness, Matthias Feb. 24, 1801-Aug. 23, 1879 78-5-29

Ness Elizabeth wife of Matthias Aug. 27, 1804-Apr. 23, 1873 68-7-27

Ness, Sarah, Noah & Sarah, Sep. 29, 1867-Mar. 5, 1868 1-5-5

Ness, Liza M. dau of Matthias & Elizabeth, died Nov. 30, 1868 23-0-16

Ness, Catharine E. dau of Noah & Sarah, died July 19, 1859 0-1-24

Linn, Melita C. infant daughter of Absalom & Catharine May 6, 1855 0-3-0

Field checked by Curvin Senft August 1933.

Source: York County Heritage Trust.

Field checked & revised by Bob Kehr and Mel Miller 8/10/2004, WMTHS

Working westerly, Row 1 is at the eastern side of the cemetery.

The following 1933 stones could not be found in 2004:

Baer, Infant son of J. L. & Martha, June 22, 1879

Grimm, Infant son of Joseph & Amanda E., died Mar. 8, 1898

Strickler, Thomas, died July 16, 1855 35-5-14

Strickler, Isaac, June 12, 1789-Feb. 14, 1858 69-8-2

Strickler, Susanna, wife of Isaac, Aug. 26, 1787-Apr. 12, 1860 73-7-16