Zion Evangelical Methodist Church Cemetery
Brookfield, Brookfield Township, Waukesha County, Wisconsin
This inactive cemetery is located on the eastside of Highland Drive (Hwy YY) just north of Watertown Plank Road, Section 26, Brookfield Township.
The cemetery was established in 1851. The Zion Methodist Congregation was incorporated in April 1851 and was primarily made up of German Settlers. The congregation disbanded about 1922, and the last burial in the cemetery was in 1926. The Village of Elm Grove maintains the cemetery grounds. on Church was located on the north side of Watertown Plank Road between Highland Drive and Pilgrim Road.
There are no known records. At the Waukesha County Museum there are transcriptions from the tombstones 1853-1926.
BACHDEL: Christopher/1799-1867 Louise/1804-1879 BAIERSTEFER: Archarius/1818 BLAESING: S. Helene/June 19, 1870-Feb 20, 1885 BLASING: Arthur D./1877-1925 August/1837-1922 Hannah/1842-1921 BLOCH: See MANTEY BUESS: John/1813-1893 CUNDERMAN: Henry/1811-1854 Susannah/1818-1856 DEROCHER: Alvin/1879-1922 Sarah (James)/1854-1900 EYER: Baldasar/1848-1870 David/1869 Elizabeth/1823-1884 George/1820-1902 John/d. 1889 GENSKE: Friedrich/1833-1915 Friedricka/1839-1880 GRAF: Katharina/1826-1896 Matthias/1823-1887 HAMMER: Catherine/1825-1904 Charles/1824-1910 JAMES: See DEROCHER JUNG: See SCHEETS KEEBLER: Elizabeth/October 18, 1819-Octoebr 28, 1893 Jacob/July 25, 1808-July 14, 1855 KNAPP: G./1900-1900 KOPP: Katharina/1892 KUNDERMAN: John/d. 1856 Marie/d. 1856 KUNZ: Fredericka/1843-1921 George/1829-1882 LEBS: Maria/1814-1864 MANTEY: Louis/1832-1913 Paulina (Bloch)/1838-1908 OCHSNER: Christian/1803-1856 Elizabeth/1817-1871 RUBE: Barbara/1821-1904 Louis/1817-1887 William/1856-1926 SCHEETS: Karl/1814-1890 Katharina (Jung)/1813-1873