CHIPPEWA COUNTY, MICHIGAN
CEMETERIES


Links to off-site cemetery and death records are listed first, followed by burial record transcriptions, and finally a listing of cemeteries (with transcriptions, when available) by township.

If you have photographs, cemetery descriptions, or headstone transcriptions to submit, please send them to the coordinator. In the case of obituaries, please remember that newspapers generally copyright their obituary columns. Generally, obituaries pre-1923 are safe to post online. Obituaries submitted by researchers will be posted on the Chippewa County Obituaries Page.


OFF-SITE LINKS

Michigan Veterans of the Civil War Burial Sites
Located at Don Harvey's Civil War site. Scroll about halfway down the page to find the surname listing.

Political Graveyard, Chippewa County, MI.
Burials of Political figures from Chippewa County.

GENDIS Genealogical Death Indexing System - Michigan
Search for a death record in Michigan


CEMETERIES/DEATHS BY TOWNSHIP

~Bay Mills Township:

Cemetery:
Dollar Settlement
Location: Ranger Road at Pendills Lake Road.
Owners: Township
Transcription: Donna White & Janet McConnell

Cemetery: Mission Hill
Location:Tower Road
Owners: Township
Transcription: Donna White & Janet McConnell (hit Page Down twice to get to the listing)
Transcription: Surnames A-L, by Jan Cortez
Transcription: Surnames M-Z, by Jan Cortez

Cemetery: Naomikong Point
Location:Section 9
Owners:
Transcription:

Cemetery: Old Mission Indian Cemetery
Location: Lake Shore Road
Owners:
Transcription: Donna White (at bottom of page)

Cemetery: Unknown
Location: Birch Point Road, Bay Mills
Owners:
Transcription:
 



~Bruce Township :

Cemetery:
Barbeau (Holy Family Catholic)
Location:15 Mile Road, Barbeau
Owners: Religious owned
Transcription: Donna White & Janet McConnell

Cemetery: Donaldson Catholic
Location:14 Mile Road, Sault Ste. Marie
Owners: Religious owned
Transcription: Donna White & Janet McConnell

Cemetery: Donaldson Presbyterian (Site Inspection)
Location:13 Mile Road, Sault Ste. Marie
Owners: Association owned

Cemetery: Haynes Family
Location: Scenic Drive, Bruce Township
Owners: Unknown
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback (at bottom of page)

Cemetery: Oaklawn Chapel Gardens (Site Inspection)
Location: 15264 S. M-129, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
Phone: (906) 647-2407
Owners: Corporation owned
Transcription:

Cemetery: Rosedale
Location: Ridge Road, Sault Ste. Marie
Owners: Township owned
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback



~Chippewa Township:

Cemetery:
Strongs (Coburn)
Location: M-28, Strongs Corners
Owners:  Township owned
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback


~Dafter Township:

Cemetery:
Cottage Park
Location: County Road H 63
Owners: Abandoned
Transcription: Donna White

Cemetery: Dafter Township
Location: Section 32
Owners: Abandoned; Graves of Robinson children.
Transcription:

Cemetery: Gordon Reid Road
Location: Section 6
Owners: Abandoned
Transcription:

Cemetery: Graham Farm
Location: Section 31
Owners: Abandoned
Transcription:

Cemetery: Welch Grave
Location: Section 27
Owners: Abandoned
Transcription:



~DeTour Township:

Special Index
by Mr. Gantz concerning these five cemeteries.

Cemetery: Bob Hill (Reed)
Location: Senic Drive, village of DeTour
Owners: Township owned; inactive
Transcription: Headstone reading; by  Arlynn G. Gantz
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback

Cemetery: Lytle/Little
Location: 2 miles south of Goetzville, east off M-48
Owners:
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback (about 1/4 down the page)

Cemetery: Maple Grove
Location: South Caribou Drive, village of DeTour
Owners: Village owned
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback

Cemetery: Riverview (Bob Hill or Reed)
Location: Senic Drive, village of DeTour
Owners: Township owned; inactive
Transcription: Headstone reading; by  Arlynn G. Gantz
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback

Cemetery: Sacred Heart Catholic
Location: Caribour Drive, village of DeTour
Owners: Religious owned.
Transcription: Headstone reading; by  Arlynn G. Gantz
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback (about halfway down the page)


 
~Drummond Township:

Transcription: TRANSCRIPT of Records of DEATHS and BURIALS occurring on DRUMMOND ISLAND, MICHIGAN, during the years 1912 � 1944 in THREE VOLUMES  by Judy Melvin and Michelle Stone

Cemetery:
Drummond Island
Location: Drummond Road
Owners: Township owned.
Transcription: Donna White & Janet McConnell
Transcription: Headstone reading by Michelle Stone
Transcription: Compiled Burial Records for Drummond Island by Judy Melvin and Michelle Stone

Cemetery: Drummond Island Catholic (Indian)
Location: Drummond Road
Owners: Township owned
Transcription:  Headstone Reading by Arlynn G. Gantz in 1974

Cemetery: Finnish
Location: Johnswood Road
Owners: Township owned
Transcription: Headstone reading; by  Arlynn G. Gantz
Transcription: Donna White (near the bottom of the page)

Cemetery: Matthews
Location: Section 20
Owners: Abandoned
Transcription: Donna White (near the bottom of the page)

Cemetery: Old Fort Drummond
Location: Humm Road. Markers are in Drummond Island Museum.
Owners:
Transcription: Headstone reading; by  Arlynn G. Gantz
Transcription: Donna White (near the bottom of the page)

Cemetery: Scammon Point
Location: Section 12
Owners:
Transcription:

Cemetery: Seaman
Location: Maxton Road
Owners: Abandoned
Transcription: Headstone reading; by  Arlynn G. Gantz
Transcription: Donna White (at the bottom of the page)



~Hulbert Township:
Cemetery: Hulbert
Location: Section 27
Owners: Township owned
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback

Cemetery: Tahquemenon Bay Indian
Location: Section 3
Owners: Abandoned
Transcription:



~Kinross Township:

Cemetery:
Lakeside
Location: Section 25, off Tone Road
Owners: Township owned
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback

Cemetery: Rudyard Protestant
Location: Tilson Road
Owners:
Transcription: Surnames A-C by Donna White
Transcription: Surnames D-F by Donna White
Transcription: Surnames G-I by Donna White
Transcription: Surnames J-L by Donna White
Transcription: Surnames M-O by Donna White
Transcription: Surnames P-S by Donna White
Transcription: Surnames T-W by Donna White

Cemetery: Rudyard Catholic
Location: Tilson Road
Owners:
Transcription: Donna White & Janet McConnell



~Pickford Township:

Cemetery:
Bethel Methodist Episcopal
Location: M-129
Owners: Township owned; inactive
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback

Cemetery: Fairview
Location: Fairview Road
Owners: Township owned
Transcription: Headstone reading; by  Arlynn G. Gantz
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback

Cemetery: Gray (Sterlingville)
Location: Section 21, Gray Road
Owners: Abandoned
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback

Cemetery: Hanna
Location: Fairview Road, south of M-48
Owners:
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback

Cemetery: Old Keldon
Location: Section 15
Owners: Abandoned
Transcription:



~Raber Township:

Cemetery:
Anderson (North Raber)
Location: Section 18
Owners: Township owned
Transcription: Headstone reading; by  Arlynn G. Gantz
Transcription: Donna White, Kathleen Dumback & Janet McConnell

Cemetery: Goetzville Cemetery (also known as  Saint Stanislaus)
Location: Traynor Road
Owners: Religious owned
Transcription: Headstone reading; by  Arlynn G. Gantz
Transcription: Donna White, Kathleen Dumback & Janet McConnell (about 1/4 down the page)

Cemetery: Stalwart (Raber)
Location: Section 30
Owners: Township owned
Transcription: Headstone reading; by  Arlynn G. Gantz
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback (starts about 3/4 down the page)



~Rudyard Township:

Cemetery:
South Rudyard
Location: Section 30, M-48
Owners:
Transcription: Donna White & Janet McConnell


~Soo Township: (And City)

Ordinance No. X
       Relative to the cemetaries of the City of Sault Ste Marie and prescribing the duty of the commisioner of cemetaries.

Cemetery: Catholic
Location: Section 34, Simonson Road, Neebish Island
Owners: Abandoned
Transcription: Donna White
History: First Jesuit Catholic Church/Grave Site (Submitted by Pat La Fever)

Cemetery:
Fort Brady Garrison
Location: Armory Place, Sault Ste.Marie; bodies moved to Riverside Cemetery.
Owners:
Transcription:

Cemetery:
Indian
Location: Park Place, Sault Ste. Marie
Owners: Site obliterated
Transcription:

Cemetery:
Johnston
Location: Little Neebish (Rains Island)
Owners:
Transcription: Donna White (bottom of page)

Cemetery: Laitinen Family
Location: Neebish Island
Owners:
Transcription: Donna White (bottom of page)

Cemetery: McKiernan
Location: 15 Mile Road, Neebish Island
Owners: Abandoned
Transcription: Donna White (coming soon!)

Cemetery:
Maple Ridge
Location: 8th Avenue W. and Ashmun Street, Sault Ste. Marie
Owners: City owned; last burial 1901
Transcription: Caroline (Maier) McKelvie
Transcription: Gail Pratt & Marjorie Cooper
Transcription: Donna White

Cemetery:  New Pine Grove Cemetery
Location: Section 35, H-63 and Six Mile Road, Sault Ste. Marie
Other Names: Pine Grove
Owners: Corporation owned
Transcription: By Donna White, link to index page + update
Transcription: Surnames A, by Jan Cortez
Transcription: Surnames B, by Jan Cortez
Transcription: Surnames C-D, by Jan Cortez
Transcription: Surnames E-H, by Jan Cortez
Transcription: Surnames I-L, by Jan Cortez
Transcription: Surnames Mc, by Jan Cortez
Transcription: Surnames M, by Jan Cortez
Transcription: Surnames N-Q, by Jan Cortez
Transcription: Surnames R-Sl, by Jan Cortez
Transcription: Surnames Sm-Sz, by Jan Cortez
Transcription: Surnames T-Z, by Jan Cortez

Cemetery: Presbyterian (Site Inspection)
Location: Section 25, Cummings Road at church, Neebish Island
Owners:
Map: Neebish Island map of cemeteries
Transcription: (partial) by Esther Thompson & Jinny Gillett
Transcription: Donna White (starts 1/4 down the page)

Cemetery: Riverside - Protestant side (Map)
Location: Riverside Drive, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
Phone: (906) 635-5111
Owners: City owned
Transcription:

Cemetery: Riverside - Catholic side (St Mary's) (Map)
Location: Riverside Drive, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
Phone: (906) 635-5111
Owners: City owned
Transcription:

Cemetery: Simonson Catholic (Site Inspection)
Location: Simonson Road, Neebish Island
Owners:
Transcription: (partial) by Esther Thompson & Jinny Gillett
Map: Neebish Island map of cemeteries
Transcription: Donna White (coming soon!)

Cemetery: Trombly Family
Location: 17 Mile Road, West of Simonson, Neebish Island
Owners:
Transcription: Donna White (bottom of page)

Cemetery: Oaklawn Chapel Gardens (Site Inspection)
Location: M-129, Sault Ste. Marie
Owners: Corporation owned
Transcription:



~Sugar Island Township:

Cemetery:
Bethel
Location: South of Three Mile Road
Owners:
Transcription: Donna White

Cemetery: Brasser Road (Cairns Family)
Location: Section 6
Owners: Abandoned
Transcription:

Cemetery: Duck Island
Location: Section 26; one grave
Owners:
Transcription: Donna White

Cemetery: Finnish (Shingle Point)
Location: Homestead Road
Owners:
Transcription: Donna White (about halfway down the page)

Cemetery: Gem Island
Location: Section 33
Owners: Religious owned
Transcription: Donna White

Cemetery: Maple Grove (Bai-de-wasai)
Location: off Three Mile Road
Owners: Religious owned
Transcription: Caroline (Maier) McKelvie
Transcription: Donna White (about 1/4 down the page)

Cemetery: Old Indian Burial Ground
Location: Site Obliterated
Owners:
Transcription:

Cemetery: Payment
Location: off North Shore Drive
Owners: Religious owned
Transcription: Donna White (starts after Maple Grove/Bai-de-wasai)

Cemetery: Saint Luke's on the Trail
Location: 245 Sugar Island, Sault Ste. Marie
Owners:
Transcription: Donna White (about halfway down the page)

Cemetery: Wilwalk
Location: north of Eight Mile Road
Owners: Religious owned

Transcription: Caroline (Maier) McKelvie
Transcription: Donna White (about halfway down the page)



~Superior Township:

Cemetery:
Brimley (Bayview)
Location: Lake Shore Drive, Brimley
Owners: Township owned
Transcription: Partial Index by Carol Holmes
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback
Transcription: Jan Cortez

Cemetery: Hillcrest
Location: M-28, Raco
Owners: Township owned
Transcription: Donna White & Janet McConnell
Transcription: Update by Donna White


~Trout Lake Township:

Cemetery:
Lakeview (Trout Lake/ Lake View)
Location: M-123, Trout Lake
Owners: Township owned
Transcription: Donna White, Kathleen Dumback & Janet McConnell

Cemetery: Millan Grave
Location: Trout Lake Road
Owners:
Transcription:



~Whitefish Township:

Cemetery:
First Baptist Church
Location: Whitefish Point Road
Owners: Religious owned
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback

Cemetery: Indian
Location: Section 3
Owners: Township owned
Transcription:

Cemetery:
Our Lady of Victory
Location: Whitefish Point Road
Owners: Religious owned
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback (starts 1/4 down the page)

Cemetery: Paradise United Methodist
Location:
Owners:
Transcription: Donna White (starts 3/4 down the page)

Cemetery: Whispering Pines (Whitefish Point)
Location: Section 1
Owners: Township owned
Transcription: Donna White & Kathleen Dumback (starts 3/4 down the page)


Sources for information on this page include:

Michigan Cemetery Compendium, 1979.
The Michigan Cemetery Source Book, companion volume to Michigan Cemetery Atlas, 1991.
Researcher Submissions


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