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Dunn County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Dunn County

Index to Locations

  • Elk Mound Barum Cemetery
  • Menomonie Evergreen Cemetery
  • Menomonie St. Joseph's Cemetery

    Barum Cemetery
    Elk Mound, Dunn County, Wisconsin
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
    Earl W. Hanson Earl W. Hanson (1888-1950) — of Elk Mound, Dunn County, Wis. Born in Elk Mound, Dunn County, Wis., October 17, 1888. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; bank cashier; insurance business; member of Wisconsin state assembly from Dunn County, 1939-50; died in office 1950. Died in Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wis., December 22, 1950 (age 62 years, 66 days). Interment at Barum Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Wisconsin Blue Book 1940

    Evergreen Cemetery
    Menomonie, Dunn County, Wisconsin
    Politicians buried here:
      Egbert Marks (1832-1923) — of Menomonie, Dunn County, Wis. Born in Otsego County, N.Y., December 17, 1832. Republican. Mayor of Menomonie, Wis., 1885, 1889-92; postmaster at Menomonie, Wis., 1898-1910. Died in Menomonie, Dunn County, Wis., February 5, 1923 (age 90 years, 50 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Marks (1803-1885) and Sarah Ann 'Sally' (Rich) Marks (1808-1886); married, October 5, 1865, to Emily E. Griffin (1838-1918).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

    St. Joseph's Cemetery
    Menomonie, Dunn County, Wisconsin
    Politicians buried here:
      Alvin James Baldus (1926-2017) — also known as Alvin Baldus; Al Baldus — of Menomonie, Dunn County, Wis. Born in Garner, Hancock County, Iowa, April 27, 1926. Democrat. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1967-74, 1989-96; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 3rd District, 1975-81; defeated, 1980. Died in Menomonie, Dunn County, Wis., February 2, 2017 (age 90 years, 281 days). Interment at St. Joseph's Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial

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