Paul Whiteman at Beiderbecke tombstone located in Oakdale Memorial Gardens, 2601 Eastern Avenue, Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, 1940, photographic print.

Cemetery Records

Davenport City Cemetery

Sexton’s Monthly Reports to City Council, 1857-1914
Call Number: SC 977.769 CITY SEXT, v. 1-8

Sexton’s Records, 1863-1881 (Fritz Kann’s Notebooks)
Call Number: SC 977.769 CEM
Source: G

Sexton’s Records, 1881-1961
Call Number: SC 977.769 CEM; #1998-24, Box 3
Source: FF

Lot Owners, undated
Includes both the old and the new sides of the cemetery.

Oakdale Memorial Gardens

Oakdale Memorial Gardens Burials, 1817-2021
Courtesy of Deborah Williams, Oakdale Memorial Gardens.

Fairmount Cemetery

Fairmount Cemetery Death Documents, 1918-1945
Copies of death certificates and Fairmount Cemetery Association burial permit stubs. Gap: 1923-1937.
Call Number: #2012-32, R35 S06