DeBinder's Cemetery

Debinder's Cemetery is located in Wayne Township, Schuylkill County. Pa.

To locate this cemetery, take Route 895 West where it meets Route 183. Drive, 2.5 miles and you will see a very small cemetery on the right side of the highway. This cemetery is easily passed by, so look carefully.

The cemetery was begun by the DeBinder's Episcopal/Methodist Church. Traces of the church foundation could still be seen , on top of the ground, in 1980. A new home build in 1993 build a circular driveway, that now covers the place where the church once stood. A listing of the people buried in this cemetery follows.

De BINDER, EMMA, DOB 01-1855 DOD 10-1877, Aged: 22 Yrs, 09 Months
DERR, BENEDICK, DOB 09-12-1827, DOD 12-16-1874, Aged: 47Yrs , 3 Mths, 4 Dys.
HEHN, ABSELEM, DOB 5-27-1819, DOD 12-23-1900, Aged: 81 Yrs, 6 Mths, 26 Dys
(Corporal, Company "G", 173rd Regiment, Pennsylvania Vollenteers, Civil War.
HEHN, LUCY V. DOB 4-23-1817, DOD 6-21-1884, Aged: 67 Yrs, 1 Mth, 28 dys
(This tombstone is "broken in two).
FESSLER, LOUIS A. , DOB 2-22-1823, DOD 4-17-1901, Aged: 78 Yrs, 1 Mth, 26 Dys.
FESSLER, JACOB S., DOB 7-8-1880., DOD 9-12-1881, Aged: 1 yr, 2 mths, 4 dys.
These names (SURNAMES) can be found in the Berks County and Schuylkill County websites.