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West Red Brick School Cemetery
Concord Township, Jackson County, Michigan

Contributed by Paula J Bedell, April 2000 [Pjbedell3444@cs.com]. Total records = 71.

The following has been transcribed from the DAR original, pages 201-203, of the Jackson County Cemetery book, located in the Carnige Library of Jackson, MI., by Paula J Bedell, March 7, 2000.

(*,?=Transcribers deduction, PJB) "Walk through" done March 8, 2000, PJB

BABCOCK, Mary Ann, Sept 2, 1850, Age 16 yr 1 mo 15 da
BABCOCK, Julia Lousia, Aug 30, 1850, Age 20 yr 7 mo 1da
BABCOCK, Eleanor, Mar 15, 1843, Age 1 yr 5 da, (daughters of Leonard & Julia)
BARTLETT, William H, b.1816, d.1898
BARTLETT, Asenath, b.1815, d.1896, (wife)
COSMAN, Z. H. ?., Died May 11, 1865, Age 45 yr
COLEMAN-2, (inserted by hand) Soldier of 1812
COLEMAN, Zur, b.1789 d.1852, SERG. US LT ARTLY 1812
COUNTRYMAN, Mrs, Died July 18, 1875, Age 34 yr 10 mo 12 da, (w/of Martin)
DEAN, Hulda, Died Apr 16, 1855, Age 41 yr, (wife of W. C.) (daug. of E*. and L. Scranton)
EDDY, John, Died Jan 20, 1857, Age 35 yr
FORD, Mary, Died July 22, 1872, Age 68 yr, (w/o Daniel)
FORD, Daniel, Died May 30, 1850, Age 60 yr
FORD, Infant son, Died Sept 1844
FORD, Daniel, Died June 9, 1856, Age 10 yr(son)
(FORD, Henry V, Died Oct 9, 1861, Age 25 yr 17 da, Served in the Civil War)
GOODWIN, Clarisa, Died July 25, 1853, Age 1 yr 3 mo 20 da, (daug. of ?. W. & Lucy Ann)
GOODWIN, Mattie, Died Dec 8, 1884, Age 3 yr, (daug. of J. & L. Goodwin)
HATHAWAY, Alonza, Died Jan 31, 1867, Age 39 yr 10 mo 12 da
HATHAWAY, Henry A., Died Jan 28, 1867 (s/o A.M. and S.)
KELLECUT, Ira F., Died Sept 24, 1840, Age 18 yr 8 mo 10 da, (s/o Daniel and Clarissa)
KILLICUT, Daniel, Died Jan 18, 1867, Age 83 yr 7 mo 12 da
LAMB, Minnie, b.1873, d.1925
LEADE, Eunice, Died Jan 18, 1878, Age 90 yr (w/o John)
NEARPASS, Hawley, Died Mar 23, 1864, Age 28 yr 9 mo 17 da, Co. 1, 4th Mich. Cavalry, Died at Brown's Hospital, KY.
NEARPASS, Sarah M., Died Aug 1, 1857, Age 31 yr(w/o George)
NEARPASS, Mary P., Died Jan 19, 1853, Age 55 yr(w/o Peter)
OSBORN, Mary L., Died Mar 18, 1863, Age 3 yr 7 mo 11da, (daug. of S. and M E. Osborn)
OSBORN, Sally, Died Sept 13, 1851, Age 75 yr 2 mo 27 da(w/o John Osborn)
PARMETER, David, Died Sept 19, 1863, Age 67 yr 13 da
PARMETER, Sally, Died July 30, 1864, Age 66 yr 5 mo 14 da(wife)
PARMETER, Martha, Died June 21, 1866, Age 43 yr(w/o Benjamin H.)
PARMETER, Willard, Died Sept. 6, 1845, Age 7 yr(s/o Benj H. and M.)
PARMETER, Electa, Died April 11, 1850, Age 43 yr(w/o Jesse)
PARMETER, Francis A, Died Sept 20, 1856, Age 4(d/o J. and A.)
PARMETER, Jesse E., Died Feb 9, 1870, Age 70
PARMETER, Jeremiah, Died Nov 16, 1819, Age 25
PARMETER, John A., Died Nov 1, 1836, Age 5 mo(s/o D. & S.)
PARMETER, David, Died Nov 4, 1836, Age 2 yr, John and David Parmeter share the same headstone.(s/o D. & S.)
PARMETER, Lovinia, Died Nov 7, 1841, Age 14 yr, Four stones were to the right of Lovinia, no engravings.(d/o James & Caroline)
PENOYARD, Margera, Died Mar 9, 1854, Age 66 yr 10 mo(w/o Rueben)
PENOYARD, Sarah, Died Feb 14, 1862, Age 32 yr 10 o 17 da(w/o D. Penoyard)
PENOYAR (NO "D" ON END), Rueben, D. 3/17/1868, Age 83 YR 25 D, WAR OF 1812
PATTERSON, Sarah C., Died Mar 31, 1887 , Age 15 YR 21 D(d/o Albert)
ROBINSON, Sanford, Died Sept 19, 1852, Age 1 yr 8 mo 16 da(s/o D. G.)
ROSS, Freddie, Died Aug 27, 1887, Age 6 mo 22 da(s/o W. E. & M.M.)
ROSS, Gettiel, Died Sept 13, 1884, Age 1 mo 20 da(d/o W.E. & M.M.)
SCRANTON, E.S., Died Aug 5, 1855, Age 73 yr(f/o Hulda Dean)*
STRIKER, Daniel, Died Jan 18, 1848 no readable, Age
STRIKER, Judah, Died Nov 30, 1837 no readable, Age (father ?)
STRIKER, Edwin, Died July 21, 1847 no readable, Age

The Striker names were on a single pillar stone with individual markers bearing their initials, also on the Striker stone appears the name Alce (Alice?) M. Valentine D. 3-8-1848. Could Alce be a sister to George Valentine?

TURNER, Eunice A., Died Nov 25, 1849, Age 28 yr It appears that Eunice is a VanWormer by birth, her grave is between Laurence and Jeremiah VanWormer. (w/o James)
VALENTINE, James N., Died Feb 21, (1819), Age 6 yr 10 mo 20 da (maybe 1849?)*(s/o George & Mahala)
VALENTINE, HENRY S., Died Sept 24, 1852, Age 1 yr 6 mo 15 da(s/o George & Mahala)
VALENTINE, Mahala, Died Sept 18, 1852, Age 4 yr 3 mo 14 da(d/o Geo. & Mahala)
VanWormer - per headstones
VanWarmer, Jerry W., Died July 29, 1881, Age 63 1st Mich Cal.(s/o J. & E.)
VanWarmer, Laurence, Died July 4, 1850, Age 26 yr
VanWarmer, Eunice, Died Nov 25, 1849, Age 28 yr
VanWarmer, Jeremiah, Died Dec 5, 1851, Age 68 yr, War of 1812
VanWarmer, William, Died Jan 21, 1861, Age 47 yr 8 mo Civil War
WEBSTER, Frances A., Died Sept 11, 1844, Age 1 yr 6 mo(d/o H. & H.)
WADE, Frank, H., Died Apr 7, 1865, Age 5 mo 5 da (s/o C.W. & M. L.)
WAID, Sally, Died may 14, 1837, Age 37 yr 1 mo 26 da (w/o Urial)
WINCHELL, Olive, Died Mar 26, 1887 B. 4-19-1812 (w/o F.)
WINCHELL, John E, Died Apr 16, 1865 20 yr (s/o F. & O.)
(WINCHELL, Frederick W, Died May 11, 186(3?), Age 45 yr U.S. S. Puall Bluff PVT CO. D 12TH MICH INF 1822-1865)
WOODWORTH, Charles, Died Jan 20, 1852, Age 66 yr 6 mo 27 da
WOODWORTH, Desire, Died Sept 8, 1836, Age 43 yr (w/o Charles)
WOODWORTH, Swift, B.10-16-1759 D.3-5-1838, Revolutionary War PVT CONTENINTAL LINE
RIGHT, Stephen S., Died Feb 23, 1863, Age 49 yr

There were other plots outlined with current wooden markers with the following names. The M. V. Countryman, L& J Babcock, Leach, Drake, Findley, Nearpass and Hathaway markers seemed to have been placed on existing lots. Mattison, Houck, Burch lots appear to be new lots or lots that were never used.
Mattison lot, M.V. Countryman, Houck lot, L & J Babcock, Leach, Drake, Findley, Nearpass, Burch lot, H. A. Hathaway

I took a photo of the cemetery and a frontal close up of the Veteran's Memorial. PJB LOCATION: Jackson Co., Concord Twp. On south side of M-60 at Mann Rd. west of the Village of Cocord two miles. Appox. fourteen miles from downtown of Jackson, MI.

 

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