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Eden Cemetery

(Also known as Elden Cemetery or Weisheit Cemetery)

 

Barton Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:

Latitude, 38.2243 N;  Longitude, -87.3395 W

Congressional Location:

NE-1/4; SE-1/4; SECTION 30; TOWNSHIP 3S; RANGE 8W

Common Directions:

Located on the east side of County Road 1225E at the intersection of County Road 900S.  About 4 miles east of Buckskin.

Last updated

    22 Mar 2016

Originally transcribed by James L "Jim" Harbison (27 Aug 1931 - 7 Nov 2001); photographs, updates and corrections 16 Aug 2010 by Daniel L Elliott.   Notes were supplemented with marriage and census records plus genealogy records.  There are unmarked graves and a few missing, unreadable, destroyed or broken markers. 
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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes & Inscriptions

Photo#        Photo

Sect-
ion

Row

Wallace

?

?

?

(In row of WALLACE burials; no legible markings.)

4650

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12

Wallace

Alice May

--

19 Dec 1865

Daughter of Francis L & Mary A WALLACE.

Aged 2 Days.

4656

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12

Wallace

Elizabeth

3 Sep 1861

3 Nov 1946

--

4557

--

9

Wallace

Elsie

15 Oct 1907

15 Aug 1909

--

4552

--

9

Wallace

Ernist L

24 Jun 1869

22 Jul 1869

Son of T W & S L WALLACE

4416

--

3

Wallace

Frances

1846

1939

Wife of John WALLACE.

“Mother”

4555

--

9

Wallace

Francis  L

21 Mar 1835

17 Mar 1875

Husband of Mary A G WALLACE.   Son of Nicholas & Nancy WALLACE.

4651

--

12

Wallace

Hugh H

--

2 Nov 1867

Pvt., Co. F, 42nd Indiana Infantry

4415

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3

Wallace

Jesse

--

22 May 1870

Daughter of Francis L & Mary A WALLACE.

Age 1 Yr. 1 Mo. 8 D.

4655

--

12

Wallace

Jessie M

10 Feb 1888

16 Jul 1889

Daughter of Thomas & Louisa WALLACE

4743

4741

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16

Wallace

John

1834

1917

Husband of Frances WALLACE.   Son of Nicholas & Nancy WALLACE.

“Father”

4555

--

9

Wallace

Leroy

8 Dec 1889

14 Oct 1904

Son of Thomas & Louisa WALLACE.

4551

--

9

Wallace

Louisa

24 Feb 1867

1 Nov 1928

nee FERRES.  Wife of Thomas A. WALLACE.

4553

--

9

Wallace

Lowell

1897

1920

--

4556

--

9

Wallace

Mary A G

1842

1914

Wife of Francis L WALLACE.

4649

--

12

Wallace

Nola G

8 Sep 1897

3 Sep 1900

Daughter of Thomas & Louisa WALLACE

4742

4741

--

16

Wallace

Thomas A

27 Oct 1863

3 Oct 1942

Husband of Louisa (FERRES) WALLACE.

4554

--

9

Wallace

Thomas W

--

22 Dec 1884

Aged 11 Yrs. 14 Ds.

4700

--

14

Watt

A Wilson

1 May 1852

12 Jul 1869

Son of Andrew & Elizabeth WATT.

Aged 17 yrs. 2 mos. 12 dys.

4627

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12

Watt

A  J

23 Dec 1861

10 Aug 1887

Son of S & E WATT

Headstone not found, 16 Aug 2010.

--

?

Watt

Albert L

2 Apr 1884

21 Aug 1884

Son of Robert & Annabell WATT

4513

4514

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7

Watt

Andrew

1 Oct 1805

22 Sep 1875

Husband of Elizabeth WATT.

Aged 69 Yrs. 11 Mos. 9 Ds.

4631

--

12

Watt

Annabell

25 Dec 1850

10 Nov 1891

nee WOODWORTH.  Wife of Robert WATT.

4512

--

7

Watt

Betsy

10 Jul 1850

18 Sep 1850

Daughter of Hugh & ParsisParsey” (O’NEAL) WATT.

4454

4458

--

4

Watt

Charles E

8 May 1873

27 Sep 1926

Husband of Ella Gertrude WATT

4666

--

13

Watt

Chester M

1898

1971

Son of George & Josephine WATT.

4524

--

7

Watt

Clara M

25 Feb 1869

30 Jul 1896

Wife of Henry G WATT

4618

--

12

Watt

David

7 May 1837

3 Mar 1914

Husband of Susan (MILLER) WATT.  

(Born in Charleston, South Carolina)

4520

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7

Watt

Eliza L

6 Dec 1822

9 Aug 1902

--

Headstone not found, 16 Aug 2010.

--

?

Watt

Elizabeth

12 Aug 1812

12 Jul 1869

Wife of Andrew WATT.

Aged 56 Yrs. 11 Mos.

4629

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12

Watt

Elizabeth

9 Dec 1803

22 Jun 1866

nee WOODBURN.  Wife of John WATT.   Born in Ireland.

Aged 62 yrs. 6 mos. 29 ds.

(Note:  Stone is now broken into two pieces.)

4500

4501

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7

Watt

Elizabeth

6 Dec 1829

4 Aug 1886

--

4475

--

5

Watt

Ella Gertrude

9 Apr 1875

7 Jul 1955

Wife of Charles E WATT

4666

13

 

Watt

Emma E

31 Dec 1871

17 Feb 1918

Daughter of Robert & Anna WATT.

4521

--

7

Watt

Washington

29 Mar 1848

22 Jul 1856

Daughter of Hugh & ParsisParsey” (O’NEAL) WATT.

4454

4457

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4

Watt

Hugh

25 Dec 1801

20 Sep 1871

Husband of ParsisParsey” (O’NEAL) WATT.  Married 18 jan 1843.

Age 69 yrs. 8 mos. 25 dys.

4453

--

4

Watt

Infant

4 Jan 1887

5 Jan 1887

Infant daughter of J S & N J WATT

4477

--

5

Watt

J Adrian

1901

1970

Husband of Ruth WATT

4800

--

18

Watt

Jane

23 Feb 1835

22 May 1866

Aged 31 Yrs. 2 Ms. 29 Dys.

4633

--

12

Watt

John

--

3 Oct 1875

Husband of Elizabeth (WOODBURN) WATT.   Born in Scotland.

Aged 77 yrs.

4502

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7

Watt

John

--

5 May 1891

Husband of Sarah A WATT.

Age 62 years.

4506

--

7

Watt

Johney W

19 Sep 1871

20 Jan 1887

Son of J S & N J WATT

4478

--

5

Watt

Johney W

26 Dec 1865

22 May 1867

Son of S & E WATT.

4474

4473

--

5

Watt

Katie C

21 Feb 1876

6 Oct  1877

Daughter of John & Sarah WATT

4509

--

7

Watt

Margaret

11 May 1844

31 Jul 1856

Daughter of Hugh & ParsisParsey” (O’NEAL) WATT.

4454

4455

--

4

Watt

Mary

23 May 1827

7 Dec 1912

Wife of William WATT

4518

--

7

Watt

Mattie C

--

6 Oct 1877

Daughter of John & Sarah A WATT.

Aged 1 yr. 7 mos. 15 ds.

4504

--

7

Watt

Mollie Foster

1863

1894

--

4530

--

8

Watt

Nancy

10 Jul 1853

30 ??? 1855

Daughter of Hugh & ParsisParsey” (O’NEAL) WATT.

4454

4456

--

4

Watt

Nancy J

--

2 Nov 1873

Daughter of John & Elizabeth (WOODBURN) WATT.

Aged 34 Y. 5 M. 15 D.

4498

 

7

Watt

ParsisParsey

6 Mar 1811

--

nee O’NEAL.  Wife of Hugh WATT.  Married 18 Jan 1843.

4453

 

4

Watt

Ralph

25 Feb 1890

18 Jun 1890

Son of Robert & Annabell WATT

4513

4515

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7

Watt

Robert

15 Apr 1842

30 Jun 1916

Husband of Annabell WATT.

“Husband”

4516

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7

Watt

Robert J

23 Dec 1861

10 Apr 1887

Son of S & E WATT.

4474

4472

 

5

Watt

Robert M

14 Oct 1873

19 Jul 1875

Son of John & Sarah A WATT.   Aged 1 yr. 9 mos. 5 dys.

(Information on two stones.)

4503

4510

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7

Watt

Ruth

1902

1988

Wife of J Adrian WATT

4800

--

18

Watt

Samuel Thomas

1860

1890

--

4530

--

8

Watt

Sarah A

25 Sep 1843

18 Jan 1899

Wife of John WATT/
"Mother"

4505

4508

--

7

Watt

Susan

12 Jan 1846

7 Apr 1914

nee MILLER.  Wife of David WATT.

4520

--

7

Watt

Thomas

29 Jul 1846

20 Jul 1855

Son of John & Elizabeth (WOODBURN) WATT

4499

--

7

Watt

William

1 Jan 1827

16 Aug 1893

Husband of Mary WATT

4519

--

7

White

Nancy E

28 Oct 1873

26 Jul 1874

Daughter of T B & J WHITE.

Aged 8 mos. 28 dys.

Headstone not found, 16 Aug 2010.

--

?

White

Nancy S

28 Oct 1839

2 Nov 1873

nee WATT.  Wife of Thomas S. WHITE  Daughter of J & E WATT.

Aged 34 yrs. 5 mos. 15 dys.

Headstone not found, 16 Aug 2010.

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?

Wilson

Aaron

--

22 Aug 1888

Husband of Nancy M (MARTIN) WILSON.  Married 25 Apr 1844.

Aged 72 Yrs. 6 mos. 17 Ds.

4464

--

5

Wilson

David

--

4 Mar 1852

Son of David & Jane WILSON.

Aged 32 ys. 10 ms. 9 ds.

4488

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7

Wilson

Eliza L

6 Dec 1822

9 Aug 1902

--

4462

--

5

Wilson

Elizabeth C

25 Jul 1849

11 Jun 1897

--

4461

--

5

Wilson

Elizabeth J

10 Sep 1851

Aug 1852

Daughter of Robert & Jane WILSON

4495

4494

--

7

Wilson

Jane

--

4 Feb 1852

Wife of Robert WILSON (1819-????)

“In the 23 year of her age.”

4493

--

7

Wilson

John

--

4 Jul 1853

Age 35 yrs. 2 mos. 22 ds.

4487

--

7

Wilson

Lettitia M

19 Jun 1850

2 Aug 1851

Daughter of Robert & Jane WILSON.

4492

--

7

Wilson

Lillie

--

25 Dec 1880

Wife of David WILSON.

Aged 31 y. 11 m. 15 d.

4671

--

13

Wilson

Lillie B

--

18 Apr 1881

Daughter of David & Lillie WILSON.

Aged 6 m. 7 d.

4672

--

13

Wilson

Lititia

--

18 Jul 1847

Aged 62 years.

4491

--

7

Wilson

Nancy M

22 ??? 1819

27 Dec 1889

nee MARTIN.  Wife of Aaron WILSON.  Married 25 Apr 1844.

(Stone in ground, dates not visible.  (Alternate source gives dates as b: 22 ??? 1819 & d: 27 Dec 1889.   Wife of Aaron WILSON.)

(Footstone reset in Row 6.)

4465

4482

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5

Wilson

Robert

--

14 Mar 1886

Son of Robert & Polly WILSON.

Aged 39 y’s. 3 m’s. 27 days.

4707

--

14

Wilson

Zacheus

1 Nov 18??

11 May 18??

--

Headstone not found, 16 Aug 2010.

--

?

Winkler

Frank W

1862

1928

Husband of Mary E WINKLER

4621

--

12

Winkler

Mary E

1866

1950

Wife of Frank W WINKLER

4621

--

12

Wyatt

Mary Rebecca “Mollie” Foster

22 Feb 1863

24 Aug 1894

nee LAPSLEY.  Wife of Richard FOSTER, 1st; and Samuel Thomas WYATT, 2nd.

Headstone not found, 16 Aug 2010.

--

?

Wyatt

Samuel Thomas

27 Sep 1860

3 Mar 1890

Husband of Mollie (LAPSLEY) WYATT

Headstone not found, 16 Aug 2010.

--

?

Wylie

G W

--

20 May 1890

Husband of Nancy WYLIE.

Aged 70 y. 11 m. 17 d.

4594

--

10

Wylie

James P

--

14 Oct 1867

Son of G W & Nancy WYLIE.

Aged 21 Ys. 29 Ds.

4596

--

10

Wylie

Nancy

4 Sep 1822

20 Dec 1904

Wife of G W WYLIE.

4592

4593

--

10

?

?

?

?

(Could be two infant burials at south end of Row 16?)

4766

 

16

?

?

?

?

(No visible markins;  between BOYD and FERRES burials.)

4669

 

13

?

?

?

?

(Footstone; no legible markings.)

4538

 

8

?

?

?

?

(Note:  Stone was reset in concrete base, only part of the tops of two letters can be seen.)

4537

 

8

?

?

?

?

(Footstone; in the WATT family section.
"E W")

4525

 

7

?

?

?

?

(Apparently a footstone, reset in burial row; no legible markings.)

4489

 

7

?

?

?

?

(Broken stone; no legible markings.  Between Hannah DUNCAN and GUEST children.)

4447

--

4

?

?

?

?

“Brother”

(Note:  Between Margaret A MARTIN and Hannah DUNCAN.)

4445

--

4

?

?

?

?

(Appears to be a footstone with no visible markings.)

4414

--

3

Section and Row definitions. 

All one section.  Rows were numbered beginning on the east side of the cemetery.

7846

4380

4558

4806