Tag Archive: Bollenbacher

Mar 25

Tombstone Tuesday–Charles & Catherine E. Bollenbacher

This is the tombstone of Charles and Catherine E. (Becker) Bollenbacher, located in row 6 of Kessler Cemetery [aka Liberty Cemetery], Liberty Township, Mercer County, Ohio. The marker is inscribed: Charles 1845-1923 Catherine E. 1845-1917 Their Record is on High BOLLENBACHER Charles was the youngest son born to George and Henrietta (Alt) Bollenbacher. He was …

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Mar 21

A Wild Man in the Woods

The news of this incident, which occurred near Chattanooga, Ohio, made it all the way to Cincinnati in 1886. Dateline Decatur, Indiana. A Wild Man in the Woods Special Dispatch to the Enquirer Decatur, Ind., July 9 [1886]—The citizens of Chattanooga, Ohio, and vicinity are very much excited over the appearance of a crazy or …

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Jul 12

Tombstone Tuesday–George & Anna B. Bollenbacher

George & Anna B. Bollenbacher, Liberty (aka Kessler) Cemetery, Liberty Township, Mercer County, Ohio

This is the tombstone of George and Anna B. Bollenbacher. It is inscribed, George Bollenbacher, 1830-1912; Anna B. his wife, 1836-1913. This beautiful monument is located in Liberty Cemetery, also known as Kessler Cemetery, on Oregon Road, Liberty Township, Mercer County, Ohio. The cemetery is about ½ mile from the Indiana state line and about …

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