Finnish Peoples Cemetery, Sawyer, Sawyer Township, Carlton County, Minnesota


Record of interment for the Finnish Peoples Cemetery in the Fond du Lac Indian Reservation, W of Sawyer on Highway 210.

Copied by Noni Lamminen and Darlene Carter on April 17, 1979. Carlton County Genealogical Society.


Finnish Peoples Cemetery, Sawyer, Sawyer Township,  Carlton County Place of Birth Age Place of Death Date of Burial Place of Interment Mortician Comment
Autio, Matt

Finland

83

 

Nov 24, 1971

     
Bjork, Alma

USA

86

 

May 14, 1976 (died)

     
Bjork, John Oscar

Finland

48

Sawyer

May 10, 1935

Lot 7, Bl. 3

Meraw

 
Brandt, John

Sawyer

5 minutes

Sawyer

Apr 25, 1922

Park Lake Cem.

   
Connors, Floyd Earl

Sawyer

5 months

Sawyer

Feb 10, 1922

Indian Cem.

Indian Cemetery

 
Connors, Lucy

Sawyer

18 years

Sawyer

 

Indian Cem.

Indian Cemetery

 
Ekstrom (Isaacson), Anne Marie

Finland

82

Duluth

Dec 15, 1947

Lot 6, Bl. 3

Meraw

 
Erickson

Perch Lake Twp

 

Perch Lake Twp

Sep 16 (19 ?), 1925

Baby Row 10, Orig. Cem.

  Baby girl
Erickson, John

Finland

 

Sawyer

Mar 22, 1914

Lot 2, Bl. I

   
Fairbanks, Minna (Minnie)

Iowa

72

Brainerd

Aug 24, 1954

Lot 66, Bl. 2

   
Fairbanks, Ray

Iowa

70

Brainerd

Jan 30, 1953

Grave 65, Bl. 2

   
Filppula, Hilda Mary

Finland

46

Sawyer

Sep 11, 1931

Grave 13, Row 1, Orig. Cem

Meraw

 
Finnerty, Sylvester

USA

81

 

Feb 22, 197? (died)

     
Fiski, Fred W.

Finland

76

Cloquet

Jan 21, 1960

Grave 75, Bl. 2

   
Froberg, Louis    

Duluth

Feb 21, 1921

 

H J Tielor

 
Froberg, Louis

Sweden

63

 

Feb 24, 1941

Lot 4, Bl. 1

   
Froberg, Louisa Mrs.

Sweden

 

Perch Lake Twp

Aug 23, 1914

Grave 3, Row 1

Wm Kelly

 
Grangruth, Wendell S.

USA

1 day

 

Feb 18 (22?), 1962

To Maple Grove in Cloquet

  (Removed)
Hakala, Isak

Finland

88

Cloquet

Sep 17, 1956

Lot 170, Bl. 2

   
Hedenquist, Arthur

Sweden

72

Duluth

Dec 20, 1950

Lot 28, Bl. 3

   
Hedenquist, Lempi

Sawyer

     

Orig. Cem.

   
Hedenquist, Olga

Finland

67

Cloquet

Dec 31, 1948

Lot 28, Bl. 3

Belt

 
Heikkila, Nestor

Finland

71

Sawyer

Apr 16, 1928

Lot 2, Orig. Cem.

Meraw

 
Heino, Nestor

Finland

50

Perch Lake Twp

Apr 5, 1921

Lot 5, Bl. 1

M Meraw

 
Hill, Aliina

Finland

70

Cloquet

Mar 18, 1947

Lot 12, Bl. 3

Meraw

 
Hill, Gertrude

Carlton Co

21

Fergus Falls

Apr 5, 1940

Lot 12, Bl. 3

Ben Benson

 
Hill, Inez

Cloquet

30

Hawthorne, WI

Aug 31, 1933

Lot 11, Orig. Cem.

Meraw

 
Hill, John

Finland

50

Perch Lake Twp

Oct 21 (22?), 1929

Grave 12, Row 13, Orig. Cem

Meraw

 
Hill, John William

Knife Falls Twp

23 days

Knife Falls Twp

Nov 28 (27?), 1914

Baby Row 3, Orig. Cem.

   
Isaacson (Ekstrom), Anne Marie

Finland

82

Duluth

Dec 15, 1947

Lot 6, Bl. 3

Meraw

 
Isaacson, Aina

Wentworth, WI

 

Lake Side WI

Aug 31, 1937

Lot 6, Bl. 3

  Baby
Isaacson, Arthur

USA

72

 

Aug 4, 1974

     
Isaacson, Edwin    

Coquille Ore

       
Isaacson, Edwin T.

Wentworth, WI

58

 

Dec 20, 1952

Lot 6, Bl. 3

   
Isaacson, Oscar

Finland

91

Duluth

Feb 12, 1953

Lot 6, Bl. 3

   
Jarvela (Lake), Henry

Finland

 

Progress Twp

Feb 10, 1934

Orig. Cem.

Meraw

 
Jarvinen, Annie

Finland

     

Lot 13, Orig. Cem.

   
Jaskari, Antti

Finland

78

Duluth

Feb 16, 1957

Lot 8, Orig. Cem.

   
Jaskari, Eino

USA

65

 

May 22, 1972 (died)

     
Jaskari, Emilia

Finland

72

Duluth

Jul 10, 1954

Lot 10, Orig. Cem.

   
Jaskari, Hilda Mrs.

Finland

 

Sawyer

Aug 17, 1917

Lot 10, Orig. Cem.

   
Jaskari, Sylvia

Progres Twp

13 years

Crow Wing Co

Feb 17, 1923

Lot 12, Orig. Cem.

Al Humble

 
Johnson, Edward

Finland

53

Cloquet

Aug 25, 1945

Lot 170, Bl. 2

Belt

 
Johnson, Gust

Finland

81

Perch Lake Twp

Feb 21, 1951

Grave 76, Bl. 2

   
Jokinen

USA

1 day

 

Jan 9, 1959

    Baby boy
Kallinki, Emma

Finland

84

Duluth

Dec 12, 1957

Lot 24, Bl. 3

   
Kallinki, John

USA

60

 

Dec 22, 1969

     
Kallinki, Oscar

Finland

69

Sawyer

Mar 8 1950

Lot 24, Bl. 3

Belt

 
Kamunen

Sawyer Twp

 

Sawyer

 

Lot 13, Orig. Cem.

  Baby
Kamunen, Andru

Finland

64

Progress Twp

Dec 20, 1938

Lot 14, Bl. 3

Fulton

 
Kamunen, Ida

Finland

66

 

Jan 2, 1962,

Lot 15, Bl. 3

   
Kamunen, Ida

Finland

83

Progress Twp

May 27, 1941

Lot 14, Bl. 3

Belt

 
Kamunen, Mary

Finland

90

 

Aug 22, 1978

     
Kamunen, Nels

Finland

71

Duluth

Feb 15, 1956

Lot 15, Bl. 3

   
Kari, Matt

Finland

74

Sawyer

Feb 2, 1957

Lot 25, Bl. 3

   
Kevi, Ellen S.

Sawyer

16

St Louis Co

Feb 16, 1926

Lot 2 , 1st Platt

W Crawford

 
Korpela, Maria E.

Finland

91

Perch Lake Twp

Aug 5, 1941

Lot 13, Bl. 3

Belt

 
Kotiranta, Ida Paulina

Finland

83

Perch Lake Twp

Dec 30, 1943

Lot 9, Orig. Cem.

Belt

 
Kotiranta, John

Finland

79

Perch Lake Twp

Apr 21, 1940

Lot 9, Orig. Cem.

Fulton

 
Kulta, August

Finland

67

Carlton

May 29, 1959

Lot 170, Bl. 2

   
Kulta, Saima

Finland

64

Corona Twp

Dec 6, 1955

Lot 170, Bl. 2

   
Lahti

Perch Lake Twp

5 days

Perch Lake Twp

 

Lot 13, Orig. Cem.

  Baby
Lahti (Talviti), Emma

Finland

41

Sawyer

Jul 31, 1923

Lot 5, Bl. 1

T Meraw

 
Lake (Jarvela), Henry

Finland

 

Progress Twp

Feb 10, 1934

Orig. Cem.

Meraw

 
Laminen (Tamminen?)

Duluth

1 day

Duluth

Jan 3, 1944 (1943?)

Lot 27, Bl. 3

Belt

Baby boy
Lammi, Eliina

Finland

92

 

Mar 2, 1977

     
Lammi, Nestor

Finland

37 years

Sawyer

Oct 13 (12?), 1924

Lot 9, Orig. Cem.

T Meraw

 
Larson, John

Sweden

45

Sawyer

Jun 7, 1933

Grave 14, Row 1, Orig. Cem

Meraw

 
Lehti, Gustav Victor

Finland

75

 

May 5, 1948

Lot 169, Bl. 2

   
Lehti, Victor Gustave    

Duluth

May 5, 1948

 

Belt

 
Leino, George

USA

66

 

Jan 2O, 1969

     
Lepisto, August

Finland

82

Brainerd

May 2 (3?), 1948

Lot 77, Bl. 2

Belt

 
Luoto, Jack

Finland

76

 

Jun 29, 1961

Lot 170, Bl. 2

   
Maki

Perch Lake Twp

 

Perch Lake Twp

Apr 12 (13?), 1938

Lot 1-3, Bl. 3

Meraw

Baby
Maki

Sawyer

 

Perch Lake Twp

Jan 10, 1936

Orig. Cem.

Meraw

Baby boy
Maki, Alexander

Finland

20

 

Mar 10, 192O

Lot 8. Bl. 1

   
Maki, Anna

Finland

49

Duluth

Nov 29, 1943

Lot 13 Bl. 3

Belt

 
Maki, Charles

Finland

74

 

Nov 31, 1966

Lot 16, Bl. 3

   
Maki, Elizabeth

Finland

82

 

Jan 20, 1970 (deceased date)

     
Maki, John Edwin (Edward)

Finland

59

Duluth

Oct 20, 1941

Grave 79, Bl. 1

Belt

 
Maki, Mary

Finland

53

St Louis Co

Mar 20, 1928

Grave 9, Row 1, Orig. Cem.

Johnson

 
Maki, Matt

Finland

78

Cloquet

Oct 14, 1957

Lot 10, Bl. 1

   
Maki, Matt Alex    

Corona Twp

Mar 3, 1920

 

M J Meraw

 
Maki, Walpuri

Finland

80

Sawyer

Dec 6, 1956

Lot 169, Bl. 2

   
Maki, Wilho

Finland

61

Progress Twp

Oct 20, 1947

Lot 169, Bl. 2

Belt

 
Mannila, Alma W.

Finland

79

Duluth

May 13, 1955

Lot 51 Bl. 3

   
Mannila, Charlie    

St Louis Co

Jul 5, 1924

 

T Meraw

 
Mannila, George Anton

Finland

44

Chicago

Oct 30, 1948

Lot 5, Bl. 3

Belt

 
Mannila, Kalli

Finland

     

Lot 11, Bl. 1

   
Mannisto, Charlie

Finland

61

Perch Lake Twp

Aug 31, 1945

Lot 170, Bl. 2

Belt

 
Mannisto, John

Finland

61

Duluth

May 31, 1944

Grave 78, Bl. 2

Belt

 
McDonough, Gerald Thomas

St. Paul

1 year

Sawyer

Jul 8, 1933

Lot 8, Bl. 3

Meraw

 
McKecknie, Bessie

Twin Lakes Twp

6

Twin Lakes Twp

Jun 1, 1921

Lot 2&3 Between, Bl. 4

M Meraw

 
Metso (Metsa?), Emil

Finland

44

Alborn Twp

Jan 13, 1948

Lot 169, Bl. 2

Meraw

 
Mills, Erick

Finland

 

Sawyer

Nov 20, 1913

Lot 1, Bl. 1

Walter Dunphy

 
Moilanen, Henry

Finland

52

 

Jan 21, 1961

Bl. 2

   
Nieminen    

Sawyer

      Baby
Nieminen

Sawyer

Pre.

Sawyer

 

Lot 13, Orig. Cem.

  Baby
Nieminen

Sawyer Twp

     

Lot 12, Orig. Cem.

  Baby girl
Nieminen, Aina

Finland

80

 

Nov 11, 1963

Grave 171, Bl. 3

   
Nieminen, Aliina Mrs.

Finland

31

Duluth

Apr 24, 1919

Lot 12, Orig. Cem.

J T Crawford

 
Nieminen, Emil S.

Finland

74

Sawyer

Aug 8, 1954

Lot 12, Orig. Cem.

   
Nieminen, John

Finland

66

Minneapolis

Feb 23, 1942

Lot 12, Orig. Cem.

Belt

 
Nieminen, Tyyne

Finland

70

 

Jan 5, 1961

Family Plot 12, lst pl

   
Nieminen, Wilho

Finland

86

 

Aug 19, 1971

     
Northrup, Eila

Cloquet

20

Duluth

Mar 20 (18?), 1921

Indian Cem.

Jos Olson

 
Nygaard, Lempi Agnes    

Sawyer

Nov 24, 1919

     
Nygaard, Lempi Agnes

Sawyer

   

Nov 5, 1918

Lot 13, Orig. Cem.

   
Nygard

Cloquet

Pre.

Cloquet

Apr 27, 1925

Baby Row 13, Orig. Cem.

Meraw

Baby
Nygard, Helmi    

Cloquet

       
Nygard, Hilma

Finland

73

 

Jan 28, 195?

Lot 4, Bl. 3

   
Nygard, Walter A.

Sawyer

38

Progress Twp

Oct 10, 1950

Lot 4, Bl. 3

   
Nygard, Victor

Finland

75

Minneapolis

Dec 31, 1957

Lot 4, Bl. 3

   
Oja, Martin

Finland

34

Perch Lake Twp

Jun 10, 1921

Lot 5, Bl. 1

M Meraw

 
Oja, Martin Mrs.              
Oja, Rose Matilda

Finland

32

Perch Lake Twp

Jun 10, 1921

Lot 5, Bl. 1

M Meraw

 
Ojaniemi, Isaac

Finland

72

Duluth

Jan 8, 1954

Lot 16, Bl. 3

   
Ojaniemi, Mary

Finland

82

 

Oct 12, 1971

     
Olesiak

Duluth

1 day

Duluth

Jun 14, 1941

Lot 14, Bl. 3

Johnson

Baby girl
Ollikainen, Geo.

USA

59

 

May 19, 1969

     
Olson, Ellen Mrs.

USA

80

 

Jul 16, 1968

Lot 68 Bl. 2

   
Olson, H. Mouris L.

Sweden

80

Sawyer

Oct 17, 1960

Grave 67 Bl. 2

   
Pequetti, Pearl

Sawyer Twp

1 month

Sawyer

Oct 16 (6?), 1921

Indian Cem.

Indian Cemetery

 
Raiha, Jonas

Finland

 

Sawyer

 

Lot 13, Orig. Cem.

   
Randa, Henry William    

Perch Lake Twp

1921

 

M J Meraw

 
Randa, Henry Wm.

Sawyer Twp

28 days

 

Oct 31, 192O

Baby Row 7, Orig. Cem

   
Ranta

Perch Lake Twp

8 months

Perch Lake Twp

Oct 16, 1922

Lot 1. Orig. Cem.

Mr Randa

Baby
Ranta, John

Finland

54

Duluth

Jan 10, 1948

Lot 9, Orig. Cem

Belt

 
Reponen, Einar Alfrid

Finland

 

Camp Grant IL

Oct 14, 1918

Lot 13, Orig. Cem.

   
Reponen, Iver

Finland

37

St Paul

Jul 16, 1935

Orig. Cem.

K Maguire

 
Reponen, William

Finland

69

Perch Lake Twp

Jan 31, 1935

Lot 11, Orig. Cem.

Meraw

 
Roucoff, James

Bulgaria

 

Perch Lake Twp

Jul 9, 1919

Lot 6, Bl. 1/ Grave 6, Row 1

T Meraw

 
Salmi, Aliina

Finland

81

 

Dec 16, 1954

Lot 18, Orig. Cem.

   
Salmi, Aliina S.    

Cloquet

       
Salmi, Leonard

Sawyer

10

Cloquet

Sep 22, 1935

Orig. Cem.

Meraw

 
Salmi, Senia Maria

Finland

25

Perch Lake Twp

Oct 2, 1927

Lot 181, Orig. Cem.

   
Salmi, Thomas

Finland

 

Perch Lake Twp

Mar 19, 1933

Lot 18, Orig. Cem.

   
Salmi-twin

Perch Lake

5 days

Perch Lake Twp

Jun 4, 1923

Baby 9, Orig. Cem.

  Baby
Salmi-twin

Perch Lake

5 days

Perch Lake Twp

Jun 4, 1923

Baby 8, Orig. Cem.

  Baby
Salo, Andes

Sawyer Twp

 

Sawyer

Mar 19, 1916

Lot 13, Orig. Cem.

   
Seppala, Emil

USA

63

 

Nov 16, 1966

Lot 70, Bl. 2

   
Seppola (Seppala?), Edith

Finland

65

Moose Lake

Nov 7, 194O

Lot 80, Bl. 2

Belt

 
Siipola, Arthur

USA

61

 

Aug 17, 1964

Lot 23, Bl. 3

   
Siipola, Gust

Finland

71

Sawyer

Jul 5, 1952

Lot 8, Bl. 3

   
Siipola, Josefina

Finland

49

Cloquet

Aug 21, 1932

Lot 8, Bl. 3

Meraw

 
Simala, Vienna

Sawyer

26

Ah gwah Ching

Apr 8, 1942

Lot 26, Bl. 3

Belt

 
Simola, Waino

Finland

31 years

Duluth

Sep 9, 1919

Grave 7, Row 1

J T Crawford

 
Sisco, Katherine Ann

USA

8

Sawyer

Jun 28, 1960

Grave 164, Bl. 2

   
Sisco, Sterle S.

USA

57

 

Jul 5, 1974

     
Smekofske, Patricia

USA

1 day

 

Jun 18, 1969

Lot 37, Bl. 3

   
Smekofski, Frank William

USA

66

 

Apr 28, 1971

     
Smith, Lucie May

USA

87

 

Jul 4, 1964

Lot 1. Bl. 3

   
Soukkala

Sawyer

 

Sawyer

May 2, 1929

Baby Row 11, Orig. Cem.

  Baby boy
Soukkala

Sawyer

 

Sawyer

Oct 3, 1930

Lot 11, Bl. 3

Meraw

Baby girl
Soukkala, Arthur M.

USA

65

 

Jul 13, 1977

     
Soukkala, Ed.

Finland

75

 

Jan 15, 1970

     
Soukkala, Einar

Sawyer

7 Yr

Duluth

Feb 17, 1941

Lot 91 Bl. 3

Belt

 
Soukkala, Henry

Finland

66

Sawyer

Feb 4, 1949

Lot 11, Bl. 3

Belt

 
Soukkala, Henry W.

USA

66

 

Oct 30, 1974

     
Soukkala, Maria

USA

78

 

Feb 15, 1968

Lot 11, Bl. 3

   
Soukkala, Tyyne

Sawyer

20

Cloquet

Apr 10, 1932

Lot 11, Bl. 3

Meraw

 
Spratt, Monica

USA

3 months

 

Oct 20, 1978

     
Stein

Cloquet

1 day

Wloquet

Mar 17, 1942

Grave 83, Bl. 2

Belt

Baby boy
Suominen, Oscar E.

Finland

78

 

Apr 26, 1971

     
Tallila, Edward

Finland

65

Perch Lake Twp

Sep 1, 1945

Lot 73, Bl. 2

Belt

 
Talviti (Lahti), Emma

Finland

41

Sawyer

Jul 31, 1923

Lot 5, Bl. 1

T Meraw

 
Taminen (Lamminen?)

Duluth

1 day

Duluth

Jan 3, 1944 (1943?)

Lot 27, Bl. 3

Belt

Baby boy
Tammi, Arthur Wm.

Perch Lake

2 months

Perch Lake Twp

Jul 10, 1923

Baby 6, Orig. Cem.

   
Tammi, Selma E.    

Perch Lake Twp

Apr 19, 1922

     
Tammie, Selma E.

Perch Lake Twp

25 days

 

Apr 19, 1941

Lot 2&3 Between, Bl. 4

   
Tamminen, Aili

USA

65

 

Aug 4, 1974

     
Tamminen, Leonard Walter

Finland

53

 

Oct 29, 1959

Lot 27, Bl. 3

   
Tamminen, Thomas

Sawyer

4 years

Duluth

Dec 3, 1942

Lot 27, Bl. 3

Belt

 
Thomas, Patricia Anna

USA Indian

8

Sawyer

Jun 28, 1960

Grave 164, Bl. 2

   
Tikkanen, John

Finland

80

 

Feb 10, 1967

Lot 163, Bl. 2

   
Walminen, Onni

USA

59

 

Dec 4, 1975

     
Wicklund

Sawyer

2 months

 

Oct 10, 1931

Baby Row 12, Orig. Cem.

  Baby
Wicklund, Helen Irene

Cloquet

   

Oct 12, 1931

Meraw

   
Wicklund, Victor

USA

67

 

Oct 23, 1974

     
Wierimaa, Arthur    

Kalevala Twp

       
Wierimaa, Arthur Wm.

Sparta

46

 

Sep 27, 1952

Lot 35, Bl. 3

   
Wierimaa, Arvo Richard

Michigan

56

Duluth

Mar 24, 1956

Lot 35, Bl. 3

   
Wierimaa, Aune

Finland

15 years

Perch Lake Twp

 

Grave 13, Orig. Cem.

   
Wierimaa, Jafet

Finland

1

Perch Lake Twp

 

Grave 13, Orig. Cem.

   
Wierimaa, Josephine

Finland

90

Cloquet

Apr 10, 1956

Lot 35, Bl. 3

   
Wierimaa, Nestor

USA

68

 

Dec 3-4, 1967

Lot 35, Bl. 3

   
Zacker, Annie

Sawyer Twp

 

Sawyer

 

Baby 2, Orig. Cem.

   
Zacker, Lizzie

Sawyer Twp

 

Sawyer

 

Baby 1, Orig. Cem.

   
Zacker, Mike

Sawyer Twp

 

Sawyer