Beaver Dam Cemetery

Beaver Dam, Box Elder County, Utah


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Directions: 

    From I-15, take exit 388 east (turns into Highway 30 to Logan).  Turn north at Cutler Dam.  About 1 mile from highway, cemetery sign will be on right side of the road, with a gravel road going up the hill to the cemetery.  The cemetery is not visible from the road, but is directly north of the Beaver Dam ward building.


Facts: 

Owner  
Contacts Sexton:  Lynn Bowen
Secretary:  Marlene Allen  (435) 458-3555
Acreage  
Year Established  
Cemetery Age  
Earliest Headstone Fern W. Bowen (1882)
Last Headstone current
Number of Burial Spaces  
Number of Burials to Date  

Burial RecordsRecords are not complete after 1965!

Note:  Most of this information was compiled in 1965 by LaMar Tracy.  We hope to have more current information soon.  Some information is from cemetery records in possession of Victor L. Mylroie, Fairport, New York. (Family History Library Film #1035776 Item 23) and by some descendants.

SURNAME OTHER NAMES BIRTH DATE DEATH DATE COMMENTS
  Leonard 9 Dec 1921 15 Dec 1921 son of Isaac and Elizabeth
  Melba 23 Aug 1917 23 Aug 1917 daughter of Isaac and Elizabeth
Bassett Andrew LeRoy 24 Oct 1902 10 Nov 1902  
Bassett Erma      
Bassett George Melvin 11 Oct 1903 24 Jul 1907  
Bassett Silvie Camilla 5 Jan 1902 25 Jan 1902  
Belnap Mary       
Bennion Bradley D. 3 Aug 1962 3 Aug 1962 Son of Kenneth and Idella Bennion
Biddle Melva Isabelle Hancy 17 Oct 1899
Hyde Park, Cache, Utah
22 Jan 1972 father: Alma John Hancey
mother: Ellen Elizabeth Thurston
spouse: Clarence Reginled Biddle
married: 22 Sep 1920 in Logan 
children: Winston Jay, Guy Odel, Clarence Lamar, Maurine, Sidney Alma, Doyle
siblings: Conrad, Rosella Jesse, Bonita, Gilbert Vaughan, Euphemia, Rachel Jan, Adella
Bowcutt Grace Vernon 13 Mar 1899 26 Nov 1909 daughter of James and Mary A. Bowcutt
Bowen Anna Weyermann 29 Apr 1895   same headstone as Gideon L. Bowen
Bowen Edith E. 7 Mar 1861 6 Oct 1929 same headstone as Joseph L. Bowen
Bowen Edward Leon 8 Oct 1915
Beaver Dam
Died 26 Feb 1995
Preston, Idaho
Son of Fredrick LeRoy & Lizzie Mae Twitchell Bowen
Buried 1 Mar 1995 
Bowen Elias W. 3 Apr 1926 3 Apr 1926 son of G. L. and Anna
Bowen Eugene M. Johnson 16 Jan 1881 28 May 1962 wife of Henry E. Bowen
Bowen Fern W. 1881 1882  
Bowen Francillo M. 1871 1897  
Bowen Fredrick LeRoy 1886 1921  
Bowen George R. 25 Dec 1884 11 Sep 1905  
Bowen Gideon Leonard 233 Mar 1883 11 May 1964 same headstone as Anna W. Bowen
Bowen Henry E. 6 Nov 1882 7 Jul 1917  
Bowen Joseph L. 5 Jul 1837 30 May 1910 same headstone as Edith E. Bowen
Bowen Lila 9 Jan 1915 25 Jan 1915  
Bowen Reese J. 12 Oct 1917 27 Nov 1927  
Bowen Rhonda 15 Mar 1945 20 Oct 1948  
Bowen Sarah F. 27 Feb 1882 21 Aug 1950  
Bowen William Fife, Jr. 27 Mar 1869 31 Jan 1939  
Busenbark Albert Henry 22 Jan 1891 25 Dec 1953  
Busenbark Basil Vern 29 Apr 1893 25 Jul 1939  
Busenbark Elias 30 Aug 1881 30 Jan 1929  
Busenbark Elias Monroe 9 Oct 1858 23 Sep 1908  
Busenbark Elmer Thomas 3 May 1889 2 Dec 1908 son of Sarah Ann Smith and Elias Monroe Busenbark
Busenbark Errol 4 Sep 1911
Fallon, Nevada
24 Nov 1971 father: Elias Busenbark
mother: Agnes N. Hawkes
siblings: Rella, Verl, Robert
Busenbark Sarah Ann Smith 9 Jul 1856 17 Jun 1938 Wife of Elias Monroe Busenbark
Busenbark Sophie Zolla 3 Jul 1897 13 Oct 1911 daughter of Monroe and Anna Busenbark
Busenbark Winifred 28 Dec 1914 18 Mar 1923  
Cawley Libbie (Beth) Twitchell 12 Nov 1910
Beaver Dam
7 May 2003
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
Youngest daughter of Charles Edward & Susan Pearl Twitchell
Wife of Roy Cawley
Buried 12 May 2003
David Rufo 6 Feb 1899 7 Sep 1905  
Dunn Crandell 11 Aug 1817 27 Dec 1898  
Dunn Mary A. 4 Oct 1819 27 Sep 1898  
Durfey Dorothy 4 Dec 1920 3 Dec 1920 died day before birth?
Durfey Francillo  1 Feb 1850 13 Aug 1926  
Durfey Francillo, Jr. 23 Dec 1885 10 Aug 1947  
Durfey Henry O. 29 Feb 1888 30 Mar 1964  
Durfey Infant 30 Mar 1923 30 Mar 1923 Son of H.O. and Vilate Durfey
Durfey Jimmy Jan 1902 Jan 1902  
Durfey Lucy S. Finley 15 Sep 1867 12 Dec 1916  
Durfey Mary Elizabeth Wood 13 Mar 1885 21 Dec 1920  
Durfey Olive W. 3 Jul 1906   same headstone as Wilford F. Durfey
Durfey Ross W. 19 Sep 1917 9 Jul 1919  
Durfey Thad W. 13 Oct 1936 11 Jun 1950 son of Olive W. and Wilford F. Durfey
Durfey Vilate J. 16 Dec 1890 21 Sep 1936  
Durfey Wilford F. 1 Feb 1906   same headstone as Olive W. Durfey
Earley LaReve Hansen 13 Oct 1898 11 Apr 1960 same headstone as Lehi F. Earley
Earley Lehi Franklin 20 Jan 1890   same headstone as LaReve H. Earley
Elmer Charles J. 7 Nov 1857 15 May 1909 husband of Susan K. Elmer
Elmer Edwin F. 26 Nov 1902 5 Sep 1903 son of C. J. and Susan K. Elmer
Ericksen Jane 17 Apr 1951 24 Apr 1951 Daughter of Bryce J. and Louise C. Ericksen
Ericksen Joseph Alma 19 Jun 1882 3 Mar 1958 same headstone as Mary LaVona Ericksen
Ericksen Kenneth J. 1 Jun 1915 24 Oct 1946  
Ericksen Mary LaVona J. 23 Mar 1890 2 Jul 1959 same headstone as Joseph Alma Ericksen
Ericksen Michael Robert 6 Jul 1934 10 Jan 1935  
Ericksen Norma Y.     only date on headstone: November 26, 1919
Erickson Dean Durfey 3 Dec 1915
Beaver Dam
29 Jan 1973 father: Michael Erickson
mother: Ethyl May Durfey
spouse: Hazel Weston
married: 14 Aug 1945 in Salt Lake City; sealed in Logan Temple
children: Cal Dean, Mrs. Keneth Hansen, Stephanie, Cheryl Ann, Lee Annis, June, Troy
siblings: Michael, Vida, Sylvia, June, Mary, Alta, Shirley
Erickson Ethel 3 Sep 1913 25 Jan 1918  
Erickson Ethel May Durfey 9 Mar 1879 12 My 1948 same headstone as Michael Christian Erickson
Erickson Lucy 9 Feb 1918 9 Feb 1918  
Erickson Michael Christian 24 Jul 1872 18 Jun 1965 same headstone as Ethel May D. Erickson
Erickson Ricky Russell 23 Dec 1951 25 Dec 1951 son of Norvil and Natalie Erickson
Gordon Bert Earl 28 Nov 1882 3 Dec 1949  
Gordon Ida 28 Jun 1917 15 Jul 1917 same headstone as William B. Gordon
Gordon Sarah Ann 18 Oct 1893 24 Sep 1947  
Gordon William B. 15 Mar 1919 4 Oct 1920 same headstone as Ida Gordon
Hansen Herbert 21 Dec 1914 29 Dec 1914  
Hansen Sarah Tanner 16 Mar 1867 31 Dec 1939  
Heward Ida E. Bowen 1888 1941 same headstone as William A. Heward
Heward William Alma 1880 1941 same headstone as Ida E. Bowen Heward
Horsley Lizzie Mae Twitchell Bowen 25 Jul 1891
Beaver Dam
5 Jan 1967
Ogden, Weber, Utah
Wife of Fredrick Le Roy Bowen, Monroe Horsley, James R. Johns
Children: Wanda, Edward Leon, Norma, Reese, Horace Bowen, and Velma Horseley
Jackson Todd S. 7 May 1950 8 May 1950  
Jacobs George Isaac 9 Sep 1870 7 Jun 1932  
Jacobs Hannah May Workman 24 Oct 1885 25 Feb 1940  
Johnson Alice Virginia 28 Feb 1907 22 May 1920  
Johnson Alphaius Ariel 2 May 1894
Beaver Dam
16 Jan 1975 father: Rais S. Johnson
mother: Charlotte Whitworth
spouse: Blanche Jesse Hodges
married: 2 May 1919 in Salt Lake Temple
children: Vere, Thiel, Mae, RaNae, Don A.
siblings: B.F., Florence, Charlotte, Afton
Johnson Charlotte M. Whitworth 22 Oct 1868 23 Jun 1955 same headstone as Race Alphalus Johnson
Johnson Ellis Yates 29 Aug 1912
Beaver Dam
16 Dec 1974 father: Jasper S. Johnson
mother: Kate Johnson
spouse: Moselle Buttars
married: May 1935 in Logan Temple
children: Mary, Travis, Davis, Joseph, LaDawn, Debra, Melanie
siblings: Floyd, Blanche, Kate, Ruby, Fay
Johnson Floyd L. 26 Sep 1936 25 Nov 1936 same headstone as Joseph L. Johnson
Johnson George Elmer 2 Sep 1902 6 Jan 1963  
Johnson Hilda M. Schwab 2 Sep 1917   same headstone as Seymour Joseph Johnson
Johnson Jennie 12 Aug 1962 15 ug 1962 daughter of A. Earl and Patricia D. Johnson
Johnson Joseph L. 15 Jul 1933 10 Jan 1934 same headstone as Floyd L. Johnson
Johnson Joseph Seymour 28 Nov 1880 29 Oct 1950  
Johnson Kate Yates 21 Mar 1880 16 Oct 1947  
Johnson Lucile C. Bateman 14 Dec 1909    
Johnson Martha Fern 22 Jul 1898 18 Jan 1905 daughter of Charlotte M. Whitworth & Race Alphalus Johnson
Johnson Patricia D. 14 Feb 1927 12 Aug 1962  
Johnson Race Alphalus 4 Oct 1865 14 Dec 1941 same headstone as Charlotte M. Johnson
Johnson Seymour Joseph 14 Jul 1909 24 Jul 1964 same headstone as Hilda M. Schwab Johnson
Johnson Vedia 30 Mar 1892 5 Oct 1904 daughter of Charlotte M. Whitworth & Race Alphalus Johnson
Johnson Virginia Leishman 4 Jul 1907 18 Oct 1948  
Kidman Hyrum 12 Jan 1885
Petersboro
6 Jul 1971 father: John Armstrong Kidman
mother: Elizabeth Jane Bird
spouse (1) Lucy Ingir Bunderson
6 Jul 1911 in Logan Temple
spouse (2) Mabel Rozelta Watkins 17 Nov 1927 in Salt Lake Temple
children: Oriel, Milton Victor, Clyde Watkins, Adora, Mary
siblings: Leslie, Elizabeth, Elsie
Kidman Infant 13 Oct 1957 13 Oct 1957 son of Ronald M. and Gloria D. Kidman
Kidman Lafayette 19 Jul 1918 2 Oct 1936  
Kidman Lucy I. Bunderson 24 Mar 1891 25 Mar 1922  
Kidman Pearl Lucy 20 Nov 1914 22 Mar 1915  
Nemeon Danford 29 Jul 1895 9 Nov 1895  
Oram Erma B. 16 Apr 1884 25 Oct 1918  
Parkinson Bonnie M. Belnap 27 Aug 1934
Salem, Idaho
30 Sep 1975 father: Joseph Francis Belnap
mother: Mabel Katherine Hirschi
spouse: James Squires Parkinson
married 16 Aug 1957 in Idaho Falls Temple
children: Quin, Therina, Jan, Larel, Ted, Blake, Marcie, Seth
siblings: Grand, Roberts, Arlo, Iona, Myle?, Zeruah Moon, Mrs. Norma Neibar
Parkinson Seth Jan 1973
Logan, Cache, Utah
2 Oct 1975 father: James Squires Parkinson
mother: Bonnie M. Belnap
Peterson Hans Peter 28 Aug 1848 23 Oct 1915 same headstone as Martha J. Peterson
Peterson Martha J. Abbott 24 Apr 1862 8 Jun 1922 same headstone as Hans Peter Peterson
Rucker Elizabeth  22 Jun 1870 11 Dec 1943 same headstone as Henry W. Rucker
Rucker Henry W. 10 Oct 1855 7 Jun 1922 same headstone as Elizabeth Rucker
Rucker Leona  1902 1918  
Rucker William Henry 22 Apr 1920
Collinston, Utah
1 Mar 1973 father: William Richard
mother: Addie Wilkerson
spouse (1) Clara Rucker (Div.);
(2) Joye Brown - 1946 in Salt Lake Temple (Div.);
(3) Lois Rucker - 1972
children: DeVon, Michael, Glenda, Suzanne, Barbara, Becky
siblings: Robert, Fred, Richard, Max, Doris, Virginia, Carma, Leon
Schenk Dora 29 May 1913 29 May 1913  
Simmons Bart T. 21 Jun 1952 22 Jun 1952 a twin
Simmons Eliza Berry 3 Sep 1839 25 May 1912 same headstone as George Simmons
Simmons Estella 3 Jul 1892 11 Sep 1892  
Simmons Esther Yates 11 Jul 1870 31 Dec 1935  
Simmons Frederick William 10 Jul 1866 8 Mar 1911 husband of Maretta Althea Wight
Simmons George 1 Jan 1827 10 Feb 1905 same headstone as Eliza Berry Simmons
Simmons George A. 3 May 1895 29 Jul 1920  
Simmons Gertrude M. Bigler     only date on headstone: 5 Aug 1900
Simmons James Wallace 7 Dec 1877 5 Jul 1892  
Simmons John Albert 31 Mar 1871 8 Sep 1952  
Simmons Maretta Althea Wight 3 Dec 1871
Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah
22 Jan 1948
Baker, Oregon
wife of  Frederick William Simmons
daughter of Lucy Eveline Waterbury and Stephen Wight
Simmons Sylvia Ericksen 27 Sep 1902   same headstone as Thomas Yates Simmons
Simmons Thayle M. 8 May 1949 8 May 1949 son of Audrey M. and Ralph B. Simmons
Simmons Thoms Yates 6 Dec 1896 19 Jan 1964 same headstone as Sylvia E. Simmons
Simmons Wallace B.     only date on headstone: 31 Aug 1900
Simmons Wallace LaVell 10 Mar 1923 1 Aug 1955  
Thompson Merrill Richard 9 Nov 1916 17 Nov 1916  
Thompson Peter F. 2 Jun 1898 7 Apr 1960 Utah Pvt Stu Army Tng Corp WWI
Twitchell Charles Edward 16 Jun 1859 12 Jan 1940 same headstone as Elizabeth Fanny & Susan Pearl Twitchell
Twitchell Elizabeth Fanny 20 Dec 1863 4 Jan 1898 same headstone as Charles Edward & Susan Pearl Twitchell
Twitchell Susan Pearl 3 Dec 1885   same headstone as Elizabeth Fanny & Charles Edward Twitchell
Watkins Mary 13 My 1894 30 Sep 1896  
Williams Samuel J. 11 Jul 1860 30 Nov 1917  

History: - not available