Jo, I talked to the Wacousta cemetery sexton 3 days ago at 517-626-6593. Also, there is a book online HISTORY OF SHIAWASSEE AND CLINTON COUNTIES, pub. 1880. You can find this at> http://www.lib.cmich.edu/clarke/olbooks.htmhttp://www.lib.cmich.edu/clarke/olbooks.htm, I was just looking at it and saw the name of NILES there. Hope this helps.