Freeborn County Genealogy Society
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Freeborn County Cemeteries

Cemeteries are not only a tribute to a family's loved ones, they're a glimpse to the roots of our past and in some way, give us a sense of why we're here.

A trip through the cemeteries of Freeborn County will immediately show the visitors the great diversity of people who settled and still live in the area. From Bohemian settlers in the southern part of the county to the Irish settlers in the north and the majority of Norwegian settlers, the area has benefited from their strengths.

Visitors to the cemeteries of Freeborn County may not have any connections with the people buried there, but these people may learn much through that walk. It can be a walking history lesson in any cemetery one walks through.

Transcripts for each of the following cemeteries can be located at the Freeborn County Genealogy Society Library.

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Albert Lea, Hayward, Oakland, Freeman, Shellrock, and London Townships
Freeborn, Hartland, Carlston, and Manchester Townships
Alden, Mansfield, Pickerel Lake, and Nunda Townships
Bath, Geneva, Newry, Bancroft, Riceland, and Moscow Townships
 

Albert Lea, Hayward, Oakland, Freeman, Shellrock, London Townships

  • Bohemian National Cemetery - Hayward Township, Section 25, Highway 46 east of Albert Lea, 11 miles, turn right on County Road 30, go 3 1/2 miles.
  • Deer Creek Valley Lutheran Church Cemetery - London Township, Section 33, go 6 1/4 miles east from Gordonsville on Country Road 1, turn right 7/8 mile.
  • First Lutheran Cemetery - Albert Lea Township, Section 35, Highway 65 south of Albert Lea, go 1 mile past I-35 to County Road 84, turn left, go 3/4 miles.
  • Graceland Cemetery - Albert Lea Township, Section 7, north-west corner of the intersection of County Road 46, State Highway 13, and U.S. Highway 69 .
  • Green Cemetery - Freeman Township, Section 4, north-west corner of exit 5, Interstate 35.
  • Greenwood Cemetery - Shellrock Township, Section 5, east edge of Glenville on County Road 13. 80070 150th Street
  • Hayward Lutheran Church Cemetery - Hayward Township, Section 9, 1/3 mile south of downtown Hayward on Main Street.
  • Hillcrest Cemetery - Oakland Township, Section 6, Highway 46, east 11 miles, turn left on County Road 30, go 1/8 mile, turn right on County Road 117, go 2/3 mile.
  • Hillcrest Memorial Gardens - Albert Lea Township, Section 27, Highway 65, south of Albert Lea, first left after Interstate 35.
  • Honey Farm Marker - Shellrock Township, Section 6, southwest corner of Highway 65 and County Road 13 in Glenville.
  • Kenevan Family Cemetery - Oakland Township, Section 22, private cemetery.
  • Kestner Cemetery - Oakland Township, Section 30, private cemetery.
  • Krikava Cemetery - Hayward Township, Section 27, private cemetery.
  • Lakewood Cemetery - Albert Lea Township, Section 5, west on Hawthorne Street, to Lakewood Cemetery.
  • London Cemetery - London Township, Section 12, five miles east of Myrtle.
  • Lunder Lutheran Church Cemetery - Freeman Township, Section 6, I-35 south to exit 5, turn right on County Road 13, go 2 miles, .
  • Mockingbird Hill Cemetery - London Township, Section 17, no graves.
  • North Round Prairie Cemetery - Freeman Township, Section 16, take south Broadway, south 6 1/2 miles, to County Road 82, Turn left go 1/4 mile.
  • Oakland Lutheran Church Cemetery - Oakland Township, Section 6, east on Highway 46, 11 miles, turn left on County Road 30, go 3/4 mile.
  • Old St. Theodore's Catholic Cemetery - Albert Lea Township, Section 2, 1/4 mile west of I-35 and County Road 46 interchange.
  • Our Saviors Danish Lutheran Cemetery - Shellrock Township, Section 12, 1/2 mile south of Myrtle on County Road 30.
  • Pilgrims Rest Cemetery - Shellrock Township, Section 24, south of Myrtle, 1 1/2 miles on County Road 30, turn right, go 1/4 mile.
  • Round Prairie Lutheran Cemetery - Freeman Township, Section 21, take exit 3 east from I-35, turn north at the first road, go 1/3 mile.
  • St. Theodore's Cemetery - Albert Lea Township, Section 5, west on Hawthorne Street, turn right on Lakewood, go 1 1/2 blocks, turn left.
  • Trondhjem Cemetery - Oakland Township, Section 6, east on Highway 46, 11 miles, turn left on County Road 30, go 3/4 mile.
  • Wanderer's Rest Cemetery - Shellrock Township, Section 34, 2 miles east of Gordonsville on county Road 1.
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Freeborn, Hartland, Carlston and Manchester Townships

  • Alden Community Cemetery - Carlston Township, Section 34, Highway 109 through Alden to County Road 6.
  • Carlston Cemetery - Carlston Township, Section 22, County Road 6 north of Alden, 2 miles, turn right on County Road 119, go 7/8 mile.
  • Danish Lutheran Cemetery - Carlston Township, Section 34, County Road 6 north of Alden, 2 miles, turn right on County Road 119, go 7/8 mile.
  • Freeborn Cemetery - Freeborn Township, Section 35, 4 blocks north of 4th Street from Hunting Elevator. 28682 653rd Avenue
  • Hartland Village Cemetery - Hartland Township, Section 20, follow Johnson Street, turn south at Willow Street, go 2 blocks.
  • Old Carslton Cemetery - Carlston Township, Section 10, 2 1/2 miles south of Freeborn on County road 6 OR 4 miles north of Alden on County Road 6, then 3/4 mile.
  • Trenton Cemetery - Freeborn Township, Section 11, from Freeborn, go north 4 1/2 miles on County Road 10, turn left go 1/2 mile, turn right go 1/2 mile, turn left go 1/2 mile.
  • United Lutheran Cemetery - Hartland Township, Section 28, from Hartland go 1 mile south on Highway 13, turn left on County Road 31.
  • West Freeborn Lutheran Church Cemetery - Manchester Township, Section 4, from Manchester, 1 1/2 miles north on Highway 13, turn left on County Road 29, go 1 1/2 miles, turn right, go 1/4 mile.
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Alden, Mansfield, Pickerel Lake, Nunda Townships

  • Bear Lake Concordia Lutheran Church Cemetery - Nunda Township, Section 4, Highway 69, go south of Skyline Mall, 2 miles to County Road 17, turn right go 3 miles, turn left on County Road 14, go 3 miles. 69421 154th Street
  • Brush Hill Cemetery - Nunda Township, Section 15, Highway 69, 2 miles south west of Twin Lakes, cemetery on right on County Road 9. 13496 705th Avenue
  • Concordia Lutheran Church Cemetery - Pickerel Lake Township, Section 16, from intersection of State Highway 13, U.S. Highway 69, and County Road 46, go 4 miles west on County Road 46 to Armstrong Corner. Turn left, go 2 miles, turn right go 7/8 mile.
  • Conger Community Cemetery - Pickerel Lake Township, Section 19, 1 mile east of Conger on County Road 17.
  • Lime Creek Lutheran Church Cemetery - Mansfield Township, Section 36, west of Emmons on County Road 4, go two miles.
  • Mansfield Lutheran Church Cemetery - Mansfield Township, Section 8, 1/2 mile south of Mansfield on County Road 2.
  • Mansfield Township Cemetery - Mansfield Township, Section 16, 2 miles west of Conger, on County Road 17, turn left, go 4 miles, turn right go 1 mile.
  • Oaklawn Cemetery - Nunda Township, Section 32, west of Emmons on County Road 4, 1/4 mile.
  • St. James Catholic Cemetery - Nunda Township, Section 24, take highway 13 north to County Road 101, turn right, follow 101 north 1/2 mile.
  • Shady Oak Cemetery - Pickerel Lake Township, Section 23, go 2 miles south of Albert Lea on Highway 69 to County Road 17, turn right, go 2 miles.
  • Swedish Lutheran Cemetery - Mansfield Township, Section 20, south on County Road 2 from Mansfield, go 3 1/2 miles, turn right on County Road 3, go 1/4 mile.
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Bath, Geneva, Newry, Bancroft, Riceland, Moscow Township

  • Bath Seventh Day Adventist Church Cemetery - Bath Township, Section 17, take Richway Drive west which turns into County Road 20, follow north 9 1/2 miles, turn right, go 3/4 mile.
  • Central Freeborn Lutheran Church Cemetery - Bancroft Township, Section 20, north on County Road 22, 3 miles to Bancroft, turn left on County Road 14, go 1/2 mile, turn right on County Road 88, go 1 mile.
  • Clarks Grove Baptist Cemetery - Bath Township, Section 35, I-35 north to Clarks Grove exit, go right 1/4 mile to County Road 45, turn left go 1/2 mile.
  • East Freeborn Lutheran Church Cemetery - Bancroft Township, Section 25, go north on Bridge to Hammer Road, turn right, go 1 1/2 miles, turn left on County Road 45, go 1 1/2 miles to county road 23, turn right go 2 miles.
  • Fairview Cemetery - Moscow Township, Section 29, take Highway 46 east, 13 miles, turn left at Mason Auto Sales, go 1 1/2 miles.
  • Geneva Community Cemetery - Geneva Township, Section 8, north on Highway 45, to north edge of town, cemetery on left.
  • Hollandale Cemetery - Riceland Township, Section 2, 1/2 mile south of downtown, east 1/2 mile.
  • Itasca Cemetery - Bancroft Township, Section 31, take Highway 13 north to County Road 101, turn right, follow 101 north 1/2 mile.
  • Moscow Cemetery - Moscow Township, Section 23, 2 miles straight north of Oakland.
  • Moscow Lutheran Church Cemetery - Moscow Township, Section 17, 11 miles east on Highway 46, turn left on County Road 30, go 4 3/4 miles, turn right on County Road 104, go 2 miles.
  • North Freeborn Lutheran Church Cemetery - Bath Township, Section 21, go west of Clarks Grove 2 miles on County Road 31, turn right, go 2 miles, turn right, go 1/4 mile.
  • Peterson Cemetery - (Hans Peterson) Bath Township, Section 21, same as North Freeborn Lutheran Church Cemetery, but a little further down the road.
  • Potters Field Cemetery - Bancroft Township, Section 21, go north on County Road 22, 3 miles, turn left on County Road 14, go 1/4 mile.
  • Riceland Cemetery - Riceland township, Section 9, east on County Road 46 to Hayward Corner, turn left and go 5 1/2 miles.
  • St. Aiden's Catholic Cemetery - Bath Township, Section 8, go north of Albert Lea 10 1/2 miles on County Road 20, turn right on County Road 35, go 1/6 mile. 74111 325th Street
  • St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery - Newry Township, Section 19,from Hollandale, go 3 miles east on 251, go 2 1/4 miles, cemetery on the left, away from the road.
  • St. Paul's Lutheran Church Cemetery - Riceland Township, Section 9, east on County Road 46 to Hayward Corner, turn left and go 5 1/2 miles.
  • Sumner Cemetery - Moscow Township, Section 31, take Highway 46 east, 11 miles and turn left on County Road 30, go 1 1/2 miles, turn right and go 3/4 mile. 85850 227th Street
  • Taylor-DeGrood Cemetery - Moscow Township, Section 13, private cemetery. 25995 Freeborn Mower Road



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