JAMBO CREEK CEMETERY


Gibson Township, Manitowoc Co., Wisconsin

Location: 1.0 miles North of Hwy. 147 on Jambo Creek Road, at the northwest corner of Jambo Creek Road and Twin Bridge Road. Indexed on August 24, 1975 by members of the Manitowoc County Old Cemetery Society. Oldest stone remaining is from 1858.

The tombstone pics were taken 1 Sept. 2001 by Shari and Ellen

Jambo Creek Church - Donated by Mr. Ellingboe

OSSW = ON SAME STONE WITH
SSDI = SOCIAL SECURITY DEATH INDEX



BARTEL:
John BARTEL/Born Jan. 14, 1823/Died July 1, 1907 Tombstone
See ROBINSON

BELGUM: Emrick Belgum/Father/1858-1943 Tombstone, ossw: Maggie Belgum/Mother/1867-1907 Tombstone Magie Viola E. Belgum/1895-1896 (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone/Mabel Belgum/b: 31 July 1892, Mishicot/bp: 20 Oct. 1892/d: 21 Mar. 1893/parents: E.M. and Margrethe Belgum)


BESEAU: Beseau Family Stone Isabelle Beseau/1880-1908/Wife of Hermus Beseau Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: Mrs. Isabella E. Beseau/b: 8 June 1880, Manitowoc co./bp: 25 July/conf: 16 June 1895/d: 31 Oct. 1908, in Milwaukee/ spouse: H.D. Beseau/parents: George and Siri Wilson)


BILLOW: Minnie Billow/Mar. 1, 1861-Oct. 25, 1901/no stone/from record


CHRISTIANSEN: (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone/Caroline Christiansen/b: 22 May 1811, Nordra La??, Norge/d: 18 Aug. 1889)


CHRISTIANSON: Sophia Christianson/Born Mar. 3, 1833/Died Apr. 13, 1923 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: Sophia Christianson/b: 18 Mar. 1833, Voss, Norway/d: 16 Apr. 1923/spouse: Nils Christianson)


DOMINSKE: Charles Dominske/1890-1932 (US War Vet) Tombstone


ELLINGBOE: Ellingboe Family Stone Ingeborg Ellingboe/Mother/1849-1909 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: Ingeborg Thomson Ellingboe/b: 16 June 1850, Norge/d: 24 Feb. 1909/spouse Helge Ellingboe) Helge C. Ellingboe/Father/1839-1913 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: H.C. Ellingboe/b: 16 Feb. 1840, Norge/ d: 9 Mar. 1913/age 74/spouse: Engeborg Thompson/parents: Christ and Berit Ellingboe/up to time of his death he was the only remaining founder of Church in Gibson) Christopher/1872-1881 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: Christopher Helgen Ellingboe/ b. 6 Aug. 1872/d. 11 Sept. 1881/parents: Helge and Ingeborg Ellingboe) Edward/1890-1891 Tombstone (From Gibson and Kewaunee Norwegian Evang. Lutheran church record) Edward Orson Ellingboe/b: 20 Nov. 1890, Gibson, Manitowoc co./bp: 26 Dec. 1890/ d: 17 Oct. 1891/parents: Helge and Ingeborg Ellingboe) Anna/1879-1902 Tombstone Beret Ellingboe/Born July 4, 1807/Died Oct. 16, 1890 Tombstone (From Gibson and Kewaunee Norwegian Evang. Lutheran church record: Beret Ellingboe/ b: 4 July 1807, Vang, Valder/d: 16 Oct. 1896/p: Anders Knudsen Nordland and Ann Tollifsdotter), ossw: Christopher Ellingboe/Born Mar. 1, 1801/Died Feb. 13, 1879 Tombstone Clara Ellingboe/1889-1913 Tombstone Rose Muriel Ellingboe/Feb. 29, 1928/Mar. 8, 2002 Tombstone Ellingboe family history and pictures


ERIKSEN: From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone (Helge, bur. 26 Mar 1881, age 96 yrs. d. 22 Mar 1881)


EVENSON: (All from the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church records: no stones) (Christofer Evenson/b: 13 May 1827, Norge/d: 7 July 1902) (Otis Michael Evenson/b: 18 Feb. 1874, Gibson/bp: Apr. 1874/conf: 30 June 1889/ d: 29 July 1903/unmarried/parents: Christopher and Louise Evenson) (Ida May Evenson/b: 18 June 1869, Gibson/conf: 1 July 1883/d: 27 Apr. 1905/ parents: Christopher and Louise Evenson)


GARTHUNS(?): (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone/Kari b: Valders/bp: 24 June 1806/ d: 25 Jan. 1885, age 78 1/2 yrs/parents: Engebret and Siri (?) Nielsen/spouse: Ole Garthuns)


HAAVE: / HOVIE: (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone/Helene b: 25 Oct. 1826, Drobak Norge/ d. 27 June 1886/parents: Jens Christopher Jensen and Mari Olsdatter/spouse: Knud Haave) Karen Helena Hovie/1826-1875 Tombstone (I'm sure these two are the same person. The problem is when her grandson Clarence Hovie had the tombstone made somehow he got the wrong year for her death. Our records show she died June 27, 1886 and this is confirmed by the Gibson Norwegian Lutheran Parish Jordfaestede (burials) record. We also have noted in our Family Tree record a letter from her daughter written in 1913 lamenting that "father died at 68 and mother at 59" so 1886 should be the year on the tombstone. From family researcher/see contributors page)


HALVERSON: And'w Halverson/Co. F./44 Wis Inf. [Feb. 2, 1824/Feb. 24, 1904/from Manitowoc Co. Civil War Roundtable] Tombstone


HANSEN: (Kari b: 7 April 1812, Prtre(?) Joten Norge, age 68 yrs. d: 21 Dec. 1880/ spouse: Lars Hansen/from the Gibson Norwegian Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone) (Lars, bur. 4 Jan 1882, age 76-1/2 yrs. died 31 Dec. 1881, b. Jevnager Norge/widower) (from the Gibson Norwegian Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone)


HEAP: Martha A. Heap/Aug. 3, 1901-Sept. 11, 1901/no stone/from record


HONNEY: (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone/James Honney/d: 28 Aug. 1888/ not married)


HOVIE: / HAAVE Karen Helena Hovie/1826-1875 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone/Helene b: 25 Oct. 1826, Drobak Norge/ d. 27 June 1886/parents: Jens Christopher Jensen and Mari Olsdatter/spouse: Knud Haave) (I'm sure these two are the same person. The problem is when her grandson Clarence Hovie had the tombstone made somehow he got the wrong year for her death. Our records show she died June 27, 1886 and this is confirmed by the Gibson Norwegian Lutheran Parish Jordfaestede (burials) record. We also have noted in our Family Tree record a letter from her daughter written in 1913 lamenting that "father died at 68 and mother at 59" so 1886 should be the year on the tombstone. From family researcher/see contributors page)


HUDSON: (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone/Ella Juliet b: 25 Aug. 1885, Gibson, Manitowoc co., Wis./bp: 28 Sept. 1885/d: 15 Feb. 1890/parents: Georg Walther and Lillie Hudson) Lilli Ruth/b: 28 Sept. 1863/bp: 4 Apr. 1887/d. 10 Apr. 1887/no stone


HUSTRUTIL: See THOMPSON


JOHNSDOTTER: From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone (Guri b. 2 Aug 1803, Valders, Norge/d. 29 Sept 1883/parents John Olsen and Gjertrud Olsdotter/ spouse Peter Olsen)


JOHNSEN: (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone/Mable Inanda b: 3 Jan. 1886, Two Creeks, Manitowoc co./bp: 28 Feb. 1886/d: 10 Sept. 1886/parents: Holvord and Sigri Johnsen)


JOHNSON: Eph'm Johnson/Co. D/27th Wis. Inf. [Nov. 6, 1829/Sept. 23, 1884/from Manitowoc County Civil War Roundtable] Tombstone David L. Johnson/1880-1956 Tombstone


KNAPP: (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone/Dorcas Knapp/ b: Canada/d: 22 Nov. 1906/age 60 yrs.)


KNUDSEN: no stones for any of these/all from Gibson and Kewaunee Norwegian Evang. Lutheran church record Christian A./b: 31 Dec. 1872, Gibson, Manitowoc co./bp: 11 Apr. 1873/conf: 13 Mar. 1887/ d: 2 Oct. 1891/parents: Arne and Sarel(?) Knudsen Ida Marie T. b: 3 Mar. 1881, Manitowoc Co./bp. 15 May 1881/d. 18 Feb. 1882/ parents: Thore Knudsen and Beret Andersdatter Nora Adelia b: 27 Dec. 1885, Gibson, Wis./d: 28 Dec. 1885/parents: Oluf and Kari Knudsen Norman Oscar b: 15 Feb 1885, Gibson, Wis./bp: 16 Feb. 1885/d: 16 Feb. 1885/ parents: Oluf and Kari Knudsen Ole/b: 25 June 1825, P????n Norge/d: 20 Dec. 1893/p: Knud Johnsen and Lisbeth (Siljord)/ spouse: Anne Knudsen Oline/b: 19 Jan. 1819, Norge/d: 14 Mar. 1882/spouse: Widow of Niels Knudsen/parent: Ole Olsen Johanne E. Knudsen/b: 17 Oct. 1830, I Land(?) Norge/d: 14 Sept. 1897/p: Christian Christiansen and Marie Nielsen (stillborn child, bur. 6 Nov 1881, b. Kewaunee co., Wis. parents Niels and Beret Knudsen From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record)


KNUDSON: Knud/Father/1863-1938 Tombstone, ossw: Anna E./Mother/1864-1927 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: Anna Elisabeth Knudson/b: 6 May 1864, Sweden/d: 1927/cause: cancer/spouse: Knud Kvitne Knudson) Betsy S. Knudson/1864-1938 Tombstone Emma Knudson/Feb. 2, 1872/Aug. 25, 1923 Tombstone Martha Knudson/Nov. 24, 1858/Mar. 30, 1920 Tombstone Sena Knudson/Sept. 13, 1867/Sept. 23, 1919 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: Sena Knudson/b: 13 Sept. 1861/d: 23 Sept. 1919/age 58 yrs./parents: Andrew Knudson and Gurie Hermanstadt/died in Chicago in Norweg. Hospital) Anders/Knudson Kvitne/17 Oct. 1826/5 Jan. 1893 Tombstone, ossw: Guri Knudson/16 Nov. 1832 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: Mrs. Guri Knudson/b: 1832, Norge/ d: 31 Mar. 1909/age 76/spouse: Anders Knudson), ossw: Nils Knudson/9 Mai 1869/4 Mai 1896 Tombstone, ossw: Betsy/17 Nov. 1861/30 Aug. 1863 Tombstone, ossw: Gurine/17 Feb. 1860/9 Juli 1873 Tombstone Knud Knudson/Co. E./13 Wis. Inf. [June 24, 1825/December 20, 1893/from Manitowoc Civil War Roundtable] Tombstone Ole Knudson/June 24, 1825 - Dec. 20, 1893 Tombstone, ossw: (US War Vet) (NOTE: His Civil War stone is in Gjerpen #2) Anna Knudson/Sept. 30, 1837/June 24, 1913 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: Anna Knudson/b: 30 Sept. 1837, Voss, Norway/d: 24 June 1913/spouse: Ole Knudson/parents: Knut Ellingson Tor??? and Marth. Anderson) Elizabeth M. Knudson/Born June 10, 1859/Died Feb. 10, 1943 TombstoneTombstone Kenas O. Knudson/Aug. 9, 1867/Jan. 22, 1948 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone/Mathias Knudson/b: 28 Dec. (no year), Norge/d: 13 Aug. 1907/age 60 yrs./parents: Ellek and Kristine Knudson)


KNUTSON: Oline Knutson/1819-1882 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: Oline Knudsen/b. 19 Jan. 1819/ d. 14 Mar. 1882/born in Norge/parents Ole Olsen and ?? widow of Niels Knudson), ossw: Nills Knutson/1818-1870 Tombstone Knut Knutson/23 Oct. 1826 - 24 Sept. 1909 Tombstone, ossw: Josephine Knutson/2 June 1825 - 17 Feb. 1899 Tombstone Benjamin D./Father/1857-1928 Tombstone, ossw: Margaret Knutson/1867-1944 Tombstone Johanna Knutson (no other information) Tombstone Alick Knutson (no other information) Tombstone


KVITNE: Anders K./b: 17 Oct. 1826, Vos, Norge/d: 5 Jan. 1893 Tombstone parents: Knud and Martha Kvitne Elling K./b: 28 April 1823, Vos, Norge/d: 16 Dec. 1892/parents: Knud and Martha Kvitne/ spouse: Johanna Christian Nils A. Knudsen Kvitne/b: 9 May 1869, Gibson, Wis./bp: 10 June 1869/conf: 7 July 1883/ d: 4 May 1896, age 27 yrs./p: Andreas and Guri Knudsen


LARSEN: (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone/Carl M./b: 25 June 1881, Manitowoc co./bp: 17 July 1881/d: 5 Dec. 1890/parents: Mathias and Julianta Larsen)


LARSON: Herman Larson/1815-1876 Tombstone, ossw: Larine Larson/Nee OLSON/1822-1903 Tombstone


MATHESON: Mina Agneta Matheson/1872-1894 Norman Matheson/Aug 28, 1898-Jul 1929/dates from father's biography See MATHISSEN


MATHISON: Thore Mathison/b: 1 Mar. 1822, Norge/d: 29 Aug. 1908/age 86 yrs./From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone/ Ole Mathison/b: 1826, Norge/d: 16 May 1909/age 82 yrs/spouse: Olivia/From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone/


MATHISSEN: no stones for any of these/all from Gibson and Kewaunee Norwegian Evang. Lutheran church record Halvord b: 19 July 1855/d: 2 Nov. 1887/parents: Ole and Olevin Mathissen Irene Miranda b: 24 May 1889, Gibson, Wis./d: 5 June 1889/parents: Ole and Olivia Mathissen Mina Agnethe/b: 17 Mar. 1872, Gibson, Wis./bp: 29 Mar. 1872/conf: 13 Mar. 1887/ d: 9 Aug. 1894/parents: Ole and Anne Knudsen/spouse: Anton Marius Mathissen Mina Caroline b: 31 Aug. 1862 or 63 age 18 1/2 yrs. d: 8 Mar. 1881/ parents: Thore and Maren Mathissen See MATHESON


MIKELSEN: Ronnoc(?)/Mikelsen(?)/Aug. ??, 177?/ 9 March (?) 18?3 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: Ronnog Mikkelsen/born 18 Aug. 1791/died 9 Mar. 1883/born in Valders, Norge, widow) (also has small stone marked R.M. directly in front, about 8" from this stone, which is in much better condition than the main stone.)


MOTT: (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church records: no stones) (Mary Louisa Mott/b: 8 Feb. 1833, Canada/d: 3 Oct. 1904/spouse: Wellington Mott) (Wellington Mott/b: 4 Aug. 1819, New York State/d: 2 Apr. 1905)


NIELSEN: (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church records: no stones) (Selma b: 16 Jan. 1883, Gibson, Wis./bp. 14 July 1883/d: 9 Aug. 1883/ parents: Endre Nielsen Strand and Ingeborg Mansen Belgum) (Clara and Soffie, twins, b. 14 Nov. 1881/d. 14 Nov 1881, b. Carlton Town, Kewaunee co., Wis. parents Ole and Sarah Nielsen)


OLSDATTER: no stones for these/From Gibson Evang. Lutheran church record (Guri age 81 yrs. burial date: 4 Nov. 1880) (Si?ul age 80 yrs. burial date: 4 Nov. 1880)


OLSEN: Mickel Olsen/Dode/6 Mar, 1875/Alder 49 Aar/7 Maaneder Tombstone (Gunda Hansine Olsen/b: 23 Mar. 1867, Gibson, Manitowoc co., Wis./d: 4 Mar. 1890/ parents: Anders and Allette Olsen/From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone) (Tollena b. 12 Dec 1882, Franklin, Wis./bp. 31 Dec 1882/d. 24 Sept 1883 parents Ole and Ingeborg Pedersen/From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone)


OLSON: Olson Family Stone Lars Olson/Co. K./27 Wis. Inf. [July 23, 1830/June 18, 1910/from Manitowoc County Civil War Roundtable] Tombstone (Marie Olson/b: Norge/d: 9 Mar. 1900/age 67 yrs/spouse: Lars Olson/from the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone) See LARSON


PEDERSEN: (Anne/d: 3 Nov. 1886, Konzs?errz? Norge, age 78 yrs./parents: Peter and Ronang/ spouse: Johanne Pedersen/From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone) (Carl b. 6 Jan 1864/bp. 27 Jan 1864/d. 27 Jan 1883 parents Ole and Ingeborg Pedersen, no spouse/From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone)


PEDERSON: Rudolf Pederson/d: 23 Feb. 1903/age 56 yrs./no stone


PETERSON: Henry Wm. Peterson/Born Oct. 17, 1851/Died Aug. 25, 1907 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: William Peterson/b: 17 Oct.(no year), Norge/ d: 25 Aug. 1907/age 55 yrs./parents: Peter and Anna D. Peterson) Peter Peterson/Born April 30, 1813/Died Dec. 30, 1904 Tombstone, ossw: Anna Peterson/Born July 20, 1818/Died Feb. 22, 1858 Tombstone Arne Peterson (no other information) Tombstone Johanna Peterson(no other information) Tombstone Arthur Peterson/1886-1898 Tombstone Ralph Peterson/1846-1903 Tombstone Caroline Peterson/1855-1937 Tombstone Archie Peterson/1899-1919 Tombstone


REA: ?a?a P./Daughter of K.O. & A. Rea/Died Dec. 6, 1879/ Age 5 yrs 9 mos & 11 ds (US War Vet) Tombstone The name is given as ?a?a P. This is the sister of my great grandmother. I know what the question marks should be. Her first name is Clara (the P. was for Pauline). (The notation above was sent in by a family researcher. The contact information can be found on the contributors page..Shari) Additional note: I don't know why the US War Vet designation unless a stone is missing..Shari)


REHBINE: (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: no stone/John Fred Rehbine/b: 29 June 1828, Tysland/d: 23 Feb. 1904)


RIEF: Nettie P. Rief/1877-1902 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: Annette Regine Rief/b: 11 Mar. 1877, Gibson/bp: 7 Oct. 1877/conf: 10 Mar. 1891/d: 5 Jan. 1902/spouse: Edward Rief/ parents: Rudolf and Caroline Peterson)(Nettie Peterson Rief)


ROBINSON: George Robinson/Born Nov. 21, 1832/Died Sept. 17, 1887 Tombstone, ossw: Doris Robinson/Born Mar. 7, 1843/Died Nov. 21, 1919 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: Doris Robinson, nee Bartels/b: 1843, Tn. Gibson/d: 21 Nov. 1919/spouse: Georg Robinson/baptized in infancy, conf., called pastor prior to death. She was no communicant but attended services at intervals.), ossw: Henry Robinson/Born Nov. 10, 1876/Died Aug. 16, 1891 Tombstone, ossw: John BARTEL/Born Jan. 14, 1823/Died July 1, 1907 Tombstone Geo. Robinson/Co. K./27th Wis. Inf./Born Nov. 21, 1832/Died Sept. 17, 1887 Tombstone


SANDNOS(?): no stone/From Gibson Evang. Lutheran church record Knud Sandnos/b: 22 June 1829/d: 8 Apr. 1895, age 65 3/4 yrs.


SOUKUP: Ralph G. Soukup/1910-1991 Tombstone, ossw: Mabel O. Soukup/1908-1992 Photo + Tombstone


THOMPSON: Knut Thompson/Died 7 April 1895/Alder 66 Aar (US War Vet) Tombstone, ossw: Anne HUSTRUTIL/Knut Thompson/Died 1 Dec. 1889/Alder 71 Aar Tombstone Annie Thompson/Born Dec. 29, 1863/Died Oct. 16, 1887 Tombstone (Anna b: 28 Dec. 1863/d: 16 Oct. 1887/parents: Tosten and Valgier Thromsen(sic) From Gibson and Kewaunee Norwegian Evang. Lutheran church record)


THORESEN: From Gibson Evang. Lutheran church record/no stones (Julia Regine, b.15 Aug 1879, Wis./d. 6 Feb 1882, parents Arne and Marit Thoresen) (Marit, b. 6 Jul 1858, Manitowoc co./d. 23 Jan 1882, parents Gudmund Olsen and Randi Olsdotter, spouse Arne Thoresen)


TOMPSEN: From Gibson Evang. Lutheran church record/no stone (Anna d: 7 Dec. 1889, age 78 yrs./parents: Torger and Anna/spouse: Knud Tompsen)


UNKNOWN: Christiana Tombstone


VILSON: From Gibson Evang. Lutheran church record/no stones (Georg b. 12(?) Oct 1830, Norge/d. 1 Oct 1883 parents Halvord and Anna Vilson, spouse Siri Vilson) (Siri b. 9 Oct 1844, Valders/d. 7 Mar 1884)


WEIHMUELLER: (no stones, information from the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record) Otto Weihmueller(sic)/b: 1881, Manitowoc co./d: 22 Apr. 1909/unmarried/ parents: Fr. and Minnie Weihmueller)


WILLERT: Henry Willert/Father/Born Nov. 8, 1878/Died May 26, 1913 Tombstone


WILSON: Geo. Wilson/Co. H/27th Wis. Inf./Born Oct. 2, 1832/Died Oct. 1, 1883 Tombstone, ossw: Sere Wilson/His wife/Born Oct. 9, 1844/Died March 7, 1884 Tombstone (From the Gibson Evang. Lutheran Church record: Siri Vilson/b: 9 Oct. 1844, Norge Valders/ d: 7 Mar. 1884/spouse: Widow of Georg Vilson/parents: Movis(?) Nielsen Belgum and Ingeborg) Amelia Wilson/Dec. 21, 1875/May 17, 1900 Tombstone,ossw: Manoly Wilson/Dec. 21, 1877/Sept. 21, 1906 Tombstone Martha Wilson/died Aug. 6, 1866/Aged 44 years Tombstone Oliver Wilson/1789-1874 Tombstone, ossw: Ann E. Wilson/1805-1872 Tombstone (Sophia Josephine Wilson/b. 13 Jan. 1863/d. 21 Mar. 1903/no stone)


???: Christiana (footstone near big maple tree - far behind Ellingboe plot Footstone: M.W. 2 footstones behind Benjamin & Margaret: Brother, Father