Ottawa Town Cemetery
Waukesha County Wisconsin
This active cemetery is located on the east side of Highway 67, 2 1/2 miles south of Highway 18, Section 14, Ottawa Township.
Ottawa Town Cemetery was established circa 1844. The Ottawa Cemetery Association was formed Sept. 16, 1914 and was incorporated June 22, 1923. The Association has nine directors and they hold an annual meeting.
There are cemetery records available 1844 to date. All monuments have been documented. Burial certificates began circa 1925 and are maintained by the Supervisor. Ottawa Association minutes, September 16, 1914-date. There is a chart of the cemetery and there are three sets of records with maps. The President, Superintendent and the Secretary of the Ottawa Cemetery Association each have a set. Records are available by appointment with the Secretary. The cemetery will answer mail requests at no charge. Please sent a self addressed stamped envelope for your reply. Contact:
Ottawa Cemetery Association
3035 Highway 67
Dousman, WI 53118
At the Waukesha County Museum there are transcriptions from the tombstones 1844-1939.
The transcriptions below were copied from Tombstones, 1844-Jan 1939 by the Waukesha County Historical Society, under personal supervision of Mrs. Edgar Tallmadge, Secretary, Waukesha.
Head of families appear first when known.
Location of graves may be had from the Cemetery Association.
There are a few unmarked graves, which no information can be found.
A few photos have been taken of stones in this cemetery by Linda & Larry Kopet. Click on the surname to see the photographs available. Obituaries when available are linked to the individual's name.
These photos were generously taken and contributed to these pages by Larry & Linda Kopet!
Elizabeth B Audiss
Neumann/Cynthia M Chubb/Laura M (Chubb) Cobs
Sardine R/Dylla Chubb
Henry/Katherine M (Schreier) Dech
Charles W Dreyer
John F Dryer
Eliza Jane Eales
Eva J Edmonds
Elma C Garnsey
David W Grant
Thomas B Hawkins
Henry C Helgeson
Mary Ann Honey
Babies - Evan/Evan/Anna Howells
Joseph J Lurvey
Myrtle M Lurvey
William A/Mary E Lurvey
Duncan/Ann B (Reed) Maule
Wm E Sr/Jane (Sloan)/Wm E Jr/Susan J (Allen) McClure
Wm E McClure
Herman/Anna Margaretha Mueller
Norman J/Mary A (Wallace) Nichols
William/Mary (Porter) Reid
William Stephan Jr
George/Mary A (Hunter) Stewart
James/Rebecca C Stewart
Samuel/Evaline T (Hammond) Stewart