Madison Township Cemeteries

Organized in 1840

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Monroeville straddles over the eastern line from Monroe Township into rural Madison Township as the main town.

The Allen County Genealogical Society has a name only index to all county cemeteries through the 1980's publishing date. Check the Allen County Lookup page for a volunteer willing to do lookups from the cemetery books, which are published and for sale by the Allen County Genealogical Society of Indiana.

The Mary Penrose Wayne Chapter NSDAR, (National Society Daughter's of the American Revolution) Allen County Indiana Cemetery Project contains transcribed names from the DAR readings in 1932 and ACGSI readings in the 1980's and will eventually have photographs of all tombstones in all Allen County, Indiana cemeteries.

Find-A-Grave may have names, dates, similar tombstone photos, some newspaper obituaries and occasionally additional family information. Obituaries can be found in the Genealogy Center Obituary Index where volunteers will find, photocopy and mail the copies when ordered for a small copying fee. Recent obituaries will often be found online on the Funeral Home web sites or within one year of publication on the local Fort Wayne newspapers site.

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Township Trustees are responsible for cemetery maintenance. The Allen County, Indiana government web site has a list of Township Trustees and their contact information. Links to Indiana State laws related to county and township cemeteries are found on our Cemetery page.

Fry German Lutheran Cemetery

See Saint John's Lutheran Cemetery, Flat Rock

German Lutheran Cemetery

See Saint John's Lutheran Cemetery, Flat Rock

Marquardt Lutheran Cemetery

Rural cemetery on southwest corner of Hoffman and Grotrian Roads.

Earliest date January 26, 1882. No longer used, is well maintained. IN DNR Latitude 40.9925 Longitude 84.9214.

Massillon Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery

Rural cemetery located near 17400 Barkley Road, between Massillon and Clayton Roads.

Earliest date is January 13, 1856. No longer used. Some of the markers are flat on the ground, some are missing, and many are difficult to read. No recent burials. The congregation disbanded in 1925 with members going to Marquardt, Saint Mark, Saint John and elsewhere. IN DNR Latitude 40.9339 Longitude 84.9103.

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Pleasant Valley Cemetery

Rural cemetery located on the north side near 13016 Adair Road, between Emenhiser and Houck Roads.

Baptist. Earliest date February 20, 1863. No longer used. 9 names are on the DAR list while Find-A-Grave lists 14 names - 6 are diffferent from the DAR listing. IN DNR Latitude 40.9455 Longitude 84.9729.

A disturbing newspaper article triggered by a South Carolina genealogist researching his relative buried here is Forgotten Hoagland cemetery ‘disgrace’ Responsibility for upkeep uncertain by Jeff Wiehe of The Journal Gazette newspaper was published on December 9, 2012.

Troy McDonald the Madison Township Trustee left a comment on our ACGSI Facebook page stating we are now in the process of coming up with a plan as to how to address the clean-up of this cemetery. If you would like to help or have ideas please contact Troy McDonald at 260-639-6052.

Saint John's Lutheran Flat Rock Cemetery
also known as Fry German Lutheran Cemetery and German Lutheran Cemetery

Rural cemetery located near 12700 Franke Road, between Flatrock and Figel Roads.

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