Primitive Methodist Church & Cemetery
Democrat, (now Leadville) Wisconsin
William Appleby, born Circa 1802 in (Durham Co.?) England; died 28 Jun 1888 in Benton,
LaFayette County, Wisconsin. He married Mary Ayers, 12 Sep 1826 in Houghton, LeSkeerne
Parish, Durham County, England. Mary, born 12 Feb 1803 in Auklund?; Durham County,
England; died 18 Aug 1871 in Benton(?) LaFayette County, Wisconsin. Both, William and
Mary are buried in Democrat Cemetery, Methodist Primitive, Leadmine, Wisconsin. There
is no marker for William here now.
Only one child, James, is listed for William and Mary, at present time. Current research
indicates there may have been other children. Information will be added when available.
Pictures courtesy of Norman and Didi Johnson. at e-mail:
William Appleby and Mary Ayer
Marriage Registration courtesy of Carol-Anne Tucker-Watt
Grave of Mary Ayers-Appleby
Far left corner of cemetery
Methodist Primitive Cemetery
Democrat (now Leadville) Wisconsin
Pictures courtesy of Norman and Didi Johnson.
new page: 30 April 2003
revised: 26 May 2004