Cedarhurst Cemetery: Marked Graves
Cedarhurst Cemetery: Marked Graves
Prefix Title Given Name(s) Surname Postfix Title Age Birth Date Death Date Religious Symbol Other Symbol Military Info Marker Image Location Information Additional Inscription Comments


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Plot in Terhune plot
Broken footstone is all that remains; Believed to be Jennie Terhune, who died January 9, 1908; OBIT: La Porte Chronicle, January 16, 1908, p. 1

(Baby) (Unknown)

Plot in Busch-Baker plot

Maude (Unknown)


Mrs. Hance Baker

June 19, 1873 Feb. 4, 1926

Plot in Busch-Baker plot Wife; Her voice was like the angels, her smile was like the dew, I called her my Madonna, precious mother she was you Maggie, daughter of F. R. Busch; OBIT: La Porte Chronicle, Feb. 11, 1926, p. 1; MARR: La Porte Chronicle, January 21, 1897, p. 4



size of grave indicates a child or infant



Base only that says "Busch," near the Busch-Baker plot; May or may not be burial associated with this base

Elizabeth Busch

August 8, 1854 March 3, 1920

Plot in Busch-Baker plot Wife of F. R. Busch nee Ricketts

F. R. Busch

Feb. 28, 1852 Sept. 14, 1903
Mason; Woodmen of the World
Plot in Busch-Baker plot
Frank R. Busch, husband of Elizabeth Busch; OBIT: La Porte Chronicle, September 17, 1903, p. 4; See also WOW monument dedication, La Porte Chronicle, April 21, 1904, p. 4; April 28, 1904, p. 4

S. C. Dale

Co. K, 76 Ill. Inf. Single

Samuel C. Dale, born in Pennsylvania, February 3rd, 1843, died at La Porte, May 22nd, 1905; Served in 14th Illinois Cavalry and 76th Illinois Infantry; OBIT: La Porte Chronicle, May 25, 1905, p. 5

J. E. Idlebrook

Feb. 2, 1841 Nov. 24, 1910

Husband of M. C. Idlebrook; OBIT: La Porte Chronicle, November 24, 1910, p. 1

M. C. Idlebrook

July 5, 1849 Sept. 26, 1913


Wife of J. E. Idlebrook

Mamie Prince

Dec. 22, 1874 Jan. 25, 1904

Our Mamie, Daughter of J. E. and M. C. Idlebrook; Was Married to A. B. Prince, Feb. 4, 1897 OBIT: La Porte Chronicle, January 28, 1904, p. 4

William Rabb
Aged 80 years, 10 months, 11 days Dec. 30, 1823 Nov. 26, 1904

In memory of OBIT: La Porte Chronicle, Dec. 1, 1904, p. 4; BIO: La Porte Chronicle, April 29, 1897, p. 1

William H. Surber

May 4, 1834 Feb. 10, 1904

Our father has gone to a mansion of rest, in the glorious land by the Deity blest OBIT: La Porte Chronicle, February 11, 1904, p. 4

C. B. T.

Plot in Terhune plot Footstone: "C. B. T." Headstone missing. Believed to be Charles B. Terhune, who died December 27, 1901. OBIT: La Porte Chronicle, January 2, 1902, p. 4; Grave has collapsed

Emma L. Terhune

1855 1933

Plot in Terhune plot
Grave has collapsed