Section 29, Strongs Prairie Township, Adams Co WI

Photos and Information by Marlene Hintz 2006

Located in Section 29 of Adams Township on Cypress Avenue, west of 18th Avenue. Gravestones and information
compiled October, 2006, here is a photo of the cemetery's sign, a historical marker about the South Arkdale 
(Norwegian Evangelical) Lutheran Church of Roche a Cri and the site of the old log church. There is more 
information available about the Svendsen or Swenson family believed to be early settlers and founders here.
Don't forget to check this link for your surname of interest: Adams Co MessageBoard Obits.

Halver Svendsen (two monuments for one person)
FODT, Nov 21 1823, DOD Sep 30 1884
tombstone 1
Nov 21 1823, Sept 30 1884
tombstone 2

Margit Svendsen (Halver Svendsen's wife)
Margit June 11 1901 tombstone
Henry Swenson
Henry M, Aug 17 1878, Nov 28 1939 tombstone

Inga Swenson and John Swenson
Inga M, 1884 - 1953
John R, 1894 - 1952

Mabel Swenson
Mabel A, July 31 1883, June 5 1949 tombstone

Viola Swenson
Viola E, Oct 12 1925, Aug 15 1946 tombstone

Helvene and Ole Swenson tombstone
Helvene, Mother, 1856 - 1904
Ole, Father, 1850 - 1910

Photos and information donated by Marlene Hintz 2006
This page last updated December 2006
If you have information about other Adams County cemeteries, please let Joan know about them so they can be added to these pages.
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