Wauconda Historic Cemetery
East side of Barrington Road (Route 59), just south of Route 176, Wauconda. Wauconda Township, Lake County, Illinois. Maintained by the Wauconda Historic Cemetery Association.
Partial transcription, Arnett C. Lines, September 19, 1944; Cathy Trawinski, 1999
Research of a few taken from Wauconda Village Cemetery
Bennett, Robert, Born, 2/2/1801 (1 ?? says 1800). Died, 4/22/1890 at Elgin, Il. Born in Lenox/Berkshire Co., Mass. Lake Zurich farmer. Father of 10 children, Grandfather to Lowell & Robert. M. 10/24/1821. Came to Lake Co. in 1842. Was assr. Twp. Trust Co., School Director and J.P.
Kent, Sally L., his wife. Born, 9/16/1800. Died, 9/16/1880. Born in Remson, N.Y. M. in Cohocton, N.Y. ?F.L. Bennett on her 80th birthday.
Dunning, Frank C., Born, 1859. Died, 1933. Brother of Chas. ?? & Eliz. (S.). Peck
Harriet A., his wife. Born, 1862. Died, 1930. Was Hattie Parker.
Powers, Lyman, Born, 4/18/1802. Died, 5/28/1886. Grandfather of Lyman A. of B.
Powers, Mary, Born, 11/14/1803. Died, 2/10/1886. Grandmother of Lyman A. of B.
Dixon, Harvey J., Born, 1848. Died, 1928
Dixon, Clara E., Born, 1855. Died, 1939
Brooks, Wm., Born, 1830. Died, 1905
Brooks, Eliz., his wife. Born, 1838. Died, 1904
Pratt, Ebenezer, Died, 11/29/1861. Age, 84-7-21.
Houghton, Wilbur J., Died, 8/14/1891. Age, 36 yr. 3 mo.
Houghton, Plutarch, Died, 5/20/1852. Age, 81 yr.
Judidah, his wf. Died, 12/12/1805. Age, 92 yr.
Paola, son of Paschal & MaryAnn Houghton.
Houghton, Paschal, Died, 4/3/1890. Age, 89-9-9
Mary E., wife of Geo. E. Prouty. Born, 11/28/1846. Died, 4/30/1893
Prouty, Geo. E., Col. 52 Ill. Inf.
Gale, John A., Born, 1846. Died, 1917
Prouty, George P., Died, 8/7/1887. Age, 60 yr., 8 mo.
Brudense, his wife. Died, 11/11/1867. Age, 40-7-3
Reynoldson, John, Born, 10/12/1819. Died, 3/14/1903
Sam, son of D. & G. Flint. Died, 5/5/1881. Age, 50 yr. 11 mo.
Bangs, Justus, Here before his father & Bangs Lake named after him.
Bangs, Mark, Died, 11/5/1844. Age, 73 yrs. Father of Justus.
Bangs, Lydia, Died, 4/18/1846. Age, 74 yr.
Lake, Elisha, Born, 11/3/1801. Died, 7/28/1858
Lake, Bernice, Born, 1805. Died, 1886
Powers, G. F., Born, 1/17/1831. Died, 7/31/1890
Powers, Laura E., Born, 1/27/1834. Died, 10/11/1903
Bennett, Jay Wright, Born, 1/1/1846. Died, 10/16/1905. Co. F. 40th Wis. Inf.
Coggin, Ida Violet, his wife. Born, 2/20/1857. Died, 2/14/1915. Father and mother of Leslie, Sanford, Bah(?) & Lowell
Powers, Warren E., Born, 7/6/1836. Died, 12/2/1906. Co. B. 96 Ill. Vol. 1861-1865.
C. Maria. Born, 6/17/1835. Died, 6/11/1926
Willis H., Born, 1867. Died, 1940
Houghton, Plutarch, Born, 1832. Died, 1910
Houghton, Sabina, Born, 1839. Died, 1919
Wells, Cora S. & John H.
Toynton, Wm., Born, 1859. Died, 1931*
Lillie, his wife. Born, 1867. Died,l 1931?
Paddock, Albert E., Born, 1865-
Paddock, Josephine, Born, 1872. Died, 1940
Powers, Milton L., Born, 1853. Died, 1922
Ella C., Born, 1855. Died, 1928
Hayford, James H., Born, 1859. Died, 1939
Gossell, Wm. John
Bennett, Robert F., Born, 1807. Died, 1902. Brother to Jay W. Bennett & C.
Bennett, Ella L. Born, 1854. Died, 1874
Bennett, Wallace C., Died, 7/17/1882. Age, 52-7-9. Brother to Jay W. Bennett & C. Father of Mark.
Bennett, C. Lowell, Born, 1832. Died, 1915. Brother to Jay W. Bennett & C.
Bennett, Julia E., Wf. Of Dr. Chas. White. Dates? Sister to Jay W. Bennett & C. Mother of Larry C.
Bennett, John K., Born, 9/5/1824. Died, 12/20/1878. Brother to Jay-father of Wauford, Louis & Fred.
Bennett, Louise Lytle, Born, 3/11/1831. Died, 3/8/1903. Mother of W., Louis & Fred.
*Other sources suggest Toynton, William.
"Father", 1859-1928, Husband of Lillie.
"Mother", 1867-1931, Wife of William.
Barrington Area Library. Barrington Courier-Review Index.
Cemeteries of the U. S.: A Guide to Contact Information.
Daughters of the American Revolution, Signal Hill Chapter. Barrington Center Cemetery: Sutton Road & Route 68, Barrington Hills, Illinois.
Lake County Genealogical Society, Cemetery Committee. A Guide to Cemetery Names and Locations in Lake County, Illinois.
Lines, Arnett C. A History of Barrington, Illinois. (online version)