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Marinette County
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Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Marinette County

Index to Locations

  • Marinette Forest Home Cemetery
  • Marinette Woodlawn Cemetery
  • Pembine Pembine Cemetery
  • Stephenson town Thunder Mountain Ranch Cemetery


    Forest Home Cemetery
    Marinette, Marinette County, Wisconsin
    Politicians buried here:
      Isaac Stephenson (1829-1918) — also known as "Uncle Ike" — of Marinette, Marinette County, Wis. Born near Fredericton, New Brunswick, June 18, 1829. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1866-68; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1868 (alternate), 1900, 1908; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 9th District, 1883-89; U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, 1907-15. Died in 1918 (age about 89 years). Interment at Forest Home Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Samuel Merritt Stephenson (1831-1907).
      Cross-reference: Lewis S. Patrick
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Jason Kingsley Wright (1839-1911) — also known as Jason K. Wright — of Marinette, Marinette County, Wis. Born November 4, 1839. Democrat. Lumber business; postmaster at Marinette, Wis., 1886-90; banker. Died October 18, 1911 (age 71 years, 348 days). Interment at Forest Home Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Lewis Seaman Patrick (1843-1913) — also known as Lewis S. Patrick — of Marinette, Marinette County, Wis. Born in Fishkill, Dutchess County, N.Y., June 8, 1843. Republican. Postmaster at Marinette, Wis., 1890-94, 1898-1906; personal secretary to U.S. Sen. Isaac Stephenson, 1907-13. Member, Sons of the American Revolution. Died, from heart failure, in Washington, D.C., July 2, 1913 (age 70 years, 24 days). Interment at Forest Home Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rowland Patrick (1814-1869) and Caroline (Ludington) Patrick (1816-1898); married to Sarah W. Butterick (1846-1926); nephew of Harrison Ludington (1812-1891).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Woodlawn Cemetery
    Marinette, Marinette County, Wisconsin
    Politicians buried here:
      Hiram Orlando Fairchild (1845-1925) — of Marinette, Marinette County, Wis. Born in 1845. Republican. Lawyer; Marinette County District Attorney; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1883-86; Speaker of the Wisconsin State Assembly, 1885; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1888. Died in 1925 (age about 80 years). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery.


    Pembine Cemetery
    Pembine, Marinette County, Wisconsin
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
    Ernest G. Sauld Ernest George Sauld (1885-1959) — also known as Ernest G. Sauld — of Pembine, Marinette County, Wis. Born in Luxembourg, July 4, 1885. Democrat. Hotel business; merchant; real estate business; member of Wisconsin state senate 30th District, 1937-40. Luxemburgian ancestry. Died in Pembine, Marinette County, Wis., December 10, 1959 (age 74 years, 159 days). Interment at Pembine Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Laurant Sauld and Anne Catherine Victoria (Parmentier) Sauld; married to Emma Mae Jermac (1895-1990).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Wisconsin Blue Book 1940


    Thunder Mountain Ranch Cemetery
    Stephenson town, Marinette County, Wisconsin
    Politicians buried here:
      Ellsworth Brewer Buck (1892-1970) — also known as Ellsworth B. Buck — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., July 3, 1892. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; business executive; U.S. Representative from New York, 1944-49 (11th District 1944-45, 16th District 1945-49); shot and seriously wounded, by Charles Van Newkirk, at the Richmond Borough Hall, April 5, 1949; District Attorney Herman Methfessel witnessed the shooting from his office; chair of Richmond County Republican Party, 1951-52; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1952. Member, Delta Tau Delta; Elks; American Legion. Died in Stephenson town, Marinette County, Wis., August 14, 1970 (age 78 years, 42 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Thunder Mountain Ranch Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Orlando Jacob Buck and Lillian Louisa (Brewer) Buck; married, April 12, 1919, to Constance Tyler.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page

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