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Highland Ridge Cemetery (German Lutheran)
Washington County, Ohio

Lat: 39° 30' 59"N, Lon: 81° 27' 23"W

Take state route 60 north out of Marietta to the 2nd red light outside the city limits where it will split off in a "Y" Take the right fork which is state route 821 north. You will pass two service stations on the left side of the road. Just past the second service station you will see a county road bearing off to the left.

This is a very large cemetery which has two sections. The older section and a newer section. It was first owned by the German Lutheran church. Today it gets the name from the area it is in.

This is not a complete listing of burials! The records below were provided by contributors to Cemetery Records Online. Total records = 75.

Contributor's Index:

Berg, Catherine W., b. 1849, d. 1927, New Sec, [GN]
Berg, John, b. 1849, d. 1931, w/o Catherine W., New Sec, [GN]
Berg, Margaret, b. 1850, d. 1934, New Sec, [GN]
Best, Adam W., b. 1801, d. 1896, New Sec, [GN]
Best, Arabella, b. 1887, d. 1941, d/o D. & M.Z., New Sec, [GN]
Best, Barbara, b. 1822, d. 1892, w/o Adam, New Sec, [GN]
Best, Catherine, b. 1860, d. 1946, Old Sec, [GN]
Best, Chrisiana Neuschafer, b. b. Jul 17, 1807, d. Mar 16, 1887, w/o Johann Heinrich Best, New Sec, [GN]
Best, Christina, b. Jul 22, 1855, d. Sep 19, 1856, d/o Jacob & Maria, New Sec, [GN]
Best, Daniel, b. 1862, d. 1932, New Sec, [GN]
Best, Daniel, b. Mar 4, 1857, d. Aug 22, 1923, Old Sec, [GN]
Best, Elenore C., d. 1887, age: 2y 6m 15d, d/o Heinrich & Elizabeth, Old Sec, [GN]
Best, George Christin, b. 1856, d. 1861, s/o Jacob & Maria, New Sec, [GN]
Best, Giarindel, b. 1886, d. 1888, c/o Frederick & Julia, Old Sec, [GN]
Best, Infant, b. Jun 28, 1903, d. Jun 28, 1903, s/o Jacob & Catherine Best, Old Sec, [GN]
Best, Infant, d. Mar 29, 1881 s/o Jacob & Catherina, Old Sec, [GN]
Best, Jacob, b. 1851, d. 1919, Father, New Sec, [GN]
Best, Jacob, b. 1858, d. 1859, s/o Jacob & Maria, New Sec, [GN]
Best, John Frederick, b. 1866, d. 1942, (f/o Bertha & Tillie), New Sec, [GN]
Best, John H., b. Dec 17, 1807, d. Mar 11, 1867, New Sec, [GN]
Best, Katerine, b. 1888, d. 1889, d/o Daniel & Maria, Old Sec, [GN]
Best, Magdalena Mary, d. Oct 11, 1881, age: 9y 4m 14d, d/o G & E, Old Sec, [GN]
Best, Maria Zumbro, b. 1865, d. 1941, w/o Daniel, New Sec, [GN]
Best, Maria, b. 1834, d. 1895, w/o Jacob Best, Old Sec, [GN]
Best, Oscar Z., b. 1897, d. 1964, s/o D. & M.Z., New Sec, [GN]
Best, Richard C, b. 1851, d. 1919, Father, Old Sec, [GN]
Best, Richard, b. 1869, d. 1918, Brother, Old Sec, [GN]
Best, Walter R., b. 1888, d. 1889, s/o Frederick & Julia, Old Sec, [GN]
Cross, Catharina b. Jun 6, 1831, d. Jul 17, 1871, d/o Daniel Lauer, New Sec, [GN]
Gerber, Julia M, b. Apr 26, 1866, d. Jun 1893, w/o J.F.Best, Old Sec, [GN]
Hauth, Christina, b. 1836, d. 1859, stone says ehetran von Valentine Hauth tochter von Heinrich & Christinana Best, geb Neuschater, New Sec, [GN]
Lang, Catherine, b. Mar 26, 1791, d. Dec 3, 1855, w/o Adam Wagner, New Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Daniel, b. Oct 21, 1867, d. Sep 4, 1886, Old Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Daniel, b. Sep 15 1835, d. Dec 20, 1906, age: 71y 3m 5d, Old Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Elder C, d. Sep 19, 1901, age: 5m 22d, s/o C & A.C. Lauer, Old Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Elizabeth, geb Jan 6, 1836, gest Nov 23, 1903, chefrau von Thobald Lauer, Old Sec, [GN]
Lauer, George F., d. Jul 29, 1869, age: 74y, New Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Infant, b. Jun 15, 1895, d. Jun 15, 1895, d/o Chris & Anna Lauer, Old Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Jacob, d. 1868, s/o John & Julia, New Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Jacob, geb Dec 26, 1829, gest Nov 28, 1902, age: 77y 11m 2d, Old Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Johannes, geb Jun 24, 1817, gest Dec 6, 1876, age: 59y 5m 12d, ehezathe dec Julian Grosz, Old Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Julia, b. Aug 19, 1824, d. Apr 30, 1909, w/o Jacob, Old Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Katharina, b. Apr 15, 1856, d. Oct 7, 1867, d/o Theobald & Eliza, New Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Margaret, b. May 24, 1830, d. Apr 07, 1909, age: 70y 10m 14d, w/o Jacob, Old Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Maria Margaretha, b. Jul 1791, d. Nov 15, 1875, frau of G.P. Lauer, Old Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Maurea Kiltauch, b. Mar 11, 1834, d. Aug 25, 1909, w/o Daniel Lauer, Old Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Theobald, b. Mar 22, 1833, d. Jun 15, 1906, Old Sec, [GN]
Lauer, Valentine, b. Jun 30, 1854, d. Feb 02, 1914, Old Sec, [GN]
Lauer, William, b. Feb 26, 1852, d. Jul 22, 1873, New Sec, [GN]
Ludwig, Daniel, b. 1848, d. 1916, New Sec, [GN]
Ludwig, Mary B. (Best), b. 1834, d. 1927, New Sec, [GN]
Pfaff, Joammes, b. Oct 26, 1812, d. Jan 02 1901, age: 88y 2m 6d, Old Sec, [GN]
Pfaff, Margaretha, b. Nov 08, 1822, d. Dec 02, 1886, w/o of John, Old Sec, [GN]
Pfaff, Margaretha, d. Dec 23, 1883, age: 84y, Old Sec, [GN]
Pfaff, Maria Josephina, b. 1850, d. 1851, New Sec, [GN]
Smith, Anthony, b. Feb 20 1835, d. Oct 14, 1892, s/w Margaret, New Sec, [GN]
Smith, Daniel A., b. Oct 24, 1893 1913, New Sec, [GN]
Smith, Margaret, b. May 21 1835, d. Oct 14, 1892, w/o Anthony (stone says father and mother of Wm. Smith), New Sec, [GN]
Wagner, Christoph, b. Sep 05, 1869, d. Apr 14, 1874, s/o Peter & Katherine, New Sec, [GN]
Wagner, Daniel C., b. Dec 22, 1874, d. Jul 03, 1939, New Sec, [GN]
Wagner, David, b. 1850, d. 1862, New Sec, [GN]
Wagner, Elizabeth, b. Aug 14, 1815, d. Feb 28, 1884, age: 68y, w/o Johannes Wagner, Old Sec, [GN]
Wagner, Elizabeth,, d. Mar 16, 1898, age: 79y, w/o Christian Wagner, Old Sec, [GN]
Wagner, Infant, b. Jan 23, 1875, d. Jan 23, 1875, d/o Peter & Katherine, New Sec, [GN]
Wagner, Infant, b. Jul 14, 1866, d. Jul 14, 1866, s/o Peter & Katherine, New Sec, [GN]
Wagner, Jacob, b. 1845, d. 1934, New Sec, [GN]
Wagner, Johannes, b. Nov 11, 1791 Germany, d. Oct 8, 1855, h/o Carolina (Henniman), New Sec, [GN]
Wagner, John, b. 1864, d. 1942, New Sec, [GN]
Wagner, Katharina, b. Nov 15, 1814, d. Aug 2, 1898, age: 83y 8m 17d, chefrau con Theobald Wagner, Old Sec, [GN]
Wagner, Katharina, d. Mar 18, 1879, w/o Adam, New Sec, [GN]
Wagner, Margaretha (Lauer), b. Jan 29, 1816 Dunzillier commisarial Hambugh Rhern Rayern, d. Jul 5, 1867, w/o Theobald, New Sec, [GN]
Wagner, Phebe, b. Jun 02, 1876, d. Oct 04, 1950, New Sec, [GN]
Wagner, Ward Heinrich (Henry), d. Feb 15, 1855, age: 3y 2m 5d, s/o J. & E, New Sec, [GN]
Wagner, Wilhelm, geb Dec 1801, gest Mar 15, 1878, Salem Twp, age: 77y 1m 12d, Old Sec, [GN]
Wagoner, Elizabeth, d. Jun 03, 1867, age: 22y 3m 15d, d/o G & E, New Sec, [GN]

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