In "History of the Minnesota Valley"  by Rev. Edward D. Neill, he wrote: ‘... A Catholic Cemetery containing one acre was established in 1869 in section 24, near the town line. An adopted child of Jacob Buche, buried that year, was the first burial.’ (page 382).
In the "Compendium of History and Biography of Carver and Hennepin Counties, Minnesota"  edited by Maj. R.I. Holcombe and William H. Bingham, t hey wrote: "A Catholic cemetery, on the east line of the township, in section 24, was dedicated and consecrated in 1869. The first burial therein was that of an adopted child of Jacob Busche." (page 237).