Wares Grove Cemetery
Butler, Montgomery County, Illinois
69 Wares Grove Lane Butler, IL 62015
Lat: 39° 13' 52"N, Lon: 89° 31' 29"W
Butler Grove Twp, Section 15
Contact: Robert Mullins, 11314 Meisenheimer Avenue, Butler, IL
To reach cemetery, drive north out of Butler on IL Rte 127 for
2 mi, turn right onto Wares Grove Avenue and drive 1+ mi. east.
At the top of the hill, turn south or right onto Wares Grove Lane.
The cemetery is at the end of the short lane.
About 1854 this cemetery was established by the Wares brothers.
During the lifetime of Sarah Ware (1883-1855, widow of Benjamin),
this family gave the cemetery ground to the Cemetery Association,
which lies east of the churchyard. It is now owned and very well
maintained by the Wares Grove Evangelical Lutheran Church.
This is not a complete listing of burials in this cemetery! The
records below were provided by contributors to Interment.net. Last
edited Aug 01, 2007. Total records = 35.
Dammann, Thomas Philip, b. 21 Oct 1915, d. 5 Dec
1987 Hillsboro, IL, age: 72y, US Army WW 11, wife/o Marjorie I.
Dammann, Blanche Wilhelmina, b. 14 Jan 1897, d. 23 Apr 1985
Hillsboro, IL, age: 88y, unmarried, [SE]
Dammann, Bonnie D., b. 20 Jul 1908, d. 16 Nov 2000,w/o John
Dammann, Clara, d. 20 Aug 1879, age: 10y 08m 20d, dau of
Henry & Deana, [SE]
Dammann, Dale Lynn, b. 25 Jan 1940, d. 22 Feb 1998, [SE]
Dammann, Dema, d. 03 Feb 1894, age: 70y,w/o Henry Sr, [SE]
Dammann, Frank P., b. 10 Jan 1923, d. 22 May 1977, SSgt US
Army WW 11, [SE]
Dammann, Frank, b. 1852, d. 1927, [SE]
Dammann, Fred, b. 1884, d. 1964, [SE]
Dammann, Henry, b. 1859, d. 10 Apr 1900, age: 80y, Father,
Dammann, Ina M., b. 1889, d. 1956,w/o Fred, [SE]
Dammann, Jesse, can't read dates, [SE]
Dammann, John F., b. 29 Jul 1903, d. 20 Jun 1975, [SE]
Dammann, Katharin, b. 1863, d. 1933,w/o Frank, [SE]
Dammann, Louis Walter, b. 11 Mar 1900, d. 28 Jul 1901 Montgomery
Co IL, Son, s/o Henry and Pauline, [SE]
Dammann, Marjorie Ione [Clelland], b. 15 Aug 1915, d. 4 Apr
1992 Hillsboro, IL, age: 77y, hus/o Thomas P. Dammann, [SE]
Dammann, Mary Dena, b. 1886, d. 1972, [SE]
Dammann, Pauline [Lena [Welge], b. 8 Nov 1868, d. 6 Nov 1928
Hillsboro, IL, Mother,w/o Henry, d/o Louis and Augusta [Kasten]
Dammann, Sandra Jane [Welge], b. 5 Jan 1936 Hillsboro, IL,
d. 11 Mar 2003 Waynesville, NC, age: 67y, NSDAR insignia, w/o Philip
T. Dammann, [SE]
Scherer, Alice May, b. 14 May 1866, d. 14 Oct 1932, [SE]
Scherer, Archie, d. 5 Jun 1885, age: 2mo, s/o Geo. A & Alice
Scherer, David Young, b. 3 Feb 1842, d. 12 Apr 1920, father,
Scherer, David, d. 29 Nov 1860, age: 55y 10m 27d, came from
Orange Co., NC 1834, [SE]
Scherer, Electa, d. 17 Oct 1861, age: 32y 09m 05d, w/o J.W.,
d/o O.& E. Ware, [SE]
Scherer, George A., b. 14 Nov 1862, d. 21 Aug 1936, [SE]
Scherer, infant, d. 22 Aug 1871, age: 01da, s/o D.W. & H.
[found in 1940s W. Sanders, [SE]
Scherer, Jacob W., b. 1826, d. 1899, [SE]
Scherer, Louisa Morrell, b. 4 Jun 1843, d. 26 Mar 1930, w/o
David Y., [SE]
Scherer, Mary Leota, b. 8 May 1881, d. 6 Dec 1882, [SE]
Scherer, Mary, d. 17 Mar 1898, age: 91y 07m 11d, w/o David,
Scherer, Nellie, no dates, between Archie & Alice Scherer,
Scherer, Robert A., b. 1842, d. 1890, [SE]
Scherer, Stella A., d. 5 Apr 1869, age: 02y 00m 10d, d/oJ.W.
& S.A., [SE]
Suits, Howard L., b. 1900, d. 1986, [SE]
Suits, Winifred W., b. 1900, d. 1962, w/o Howard L., [SE]
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