Fritz Cemetery, Douglass Township

Looking west at a group of headstones. In the background are remnants of a wall which we hope to rebuild.

Fritz Cemetery


Catharine Nagel, one of the oldest burials.
The headstone replaced by descendents.

Catherine Nagel Headstone


Headstone of George Davidheiser (b.1801 d. 1874)
son of John Henry Davidheiser,
married Anna Yawn (b.8-7-1807 d.2-12-1833),
daughter of John Yawn.

Davidheiser Headstone

Fenced Gravesites

Fenced gravesites are of Samuel Reifschneider (b.8-25-1783 d. 8-31-1844)
and his wife Maria Anna Reifschneider (b.5-31-1789 d. 1-24-1869)
and in the forground that of George and Magdalena Yorgey.

Fenced Gravesites

Yorgey Headstones

George Yorgey (b. 12-5-1802 d. 9-12-1884) s/o Christian & Magdalena Yorgey
Sarah Yorgey (b.3-27-1811 d. 9-13-1893) wife of George.

Yorgey Headstones

Berk's Scrapbook
Dunkel's Church and Cemetery
Dunkel Farm and School
Frieden's and New Bethel Churches
You are at Fritz Cemetery, Douglass Twp
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