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Cemetery Records with photographs of headstones.


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Francisco I.O.O.F. Cemetery

Center Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:

Latitude, 38.3290 N;  Longitude, -87.4510 W

Congressional Location:

SW-1/4; NE-1/4; SECTION 19; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 9W

Common Directions:

Located on the west side of the south end of Second Street in Francisco.

Last updated

  15 Apr 2017

The prior transcription on this site was updated 19 Apr 2010 by Daniel L Elliott.  There likely are unmarked graves plus a few unknown due to missing, unreadable, destroyed or broken markers.   If you have knowledge of any other graves which may not be shown below, please drop us an e-mail and let us know.   email016.gif (1209 bytes)                                                                                                                                 

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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Inscriptions & Notes

Photo #                   Photo

Sect-
ion

Row

Meade

Cecilia F

1904

1992

Wife of Glenn MEADE.

1384

C

5

Meade

Glenn

1905

1976

Husband of Cecilia F MEADE. 

1384

C

5

Meeks

David

16 May 1800

1 Dec 1876

Husband of Lucy MEEKS 

Aged 76 ys. 6 ms. 16 ds.

0957

A

9

Meeks

Lucy

--

4 Mar 1875

Wife of David MEEKS  Aged 75 yrs. 2 mos.

0958

A

9

Melton

Ella Mae

17 Oct 1915

28 Sep 1980

"Mother" 

0605

B

2

Messersmith

Amelia C

1886

1958

Wife of Martin L MESSERSMITH.

"Mother" 

1349

C

4

Messersmith

Dorothy L

1921

1930

Daughter of Martin L & Amelia C MESSERSMITH. 

1350

C

4

Messersmith

Doyle C

5 Jun 1910

20 Dec 1992

Husband of Eva F MESSERSMITH.

“Father” 

1763

D

2

Messersmith

Eva F

25 Jun 1917

26 Jul 2005

Wife of Doyle C MESSERSMITH.

“Mother”

1763

D

2

Messersmith

Helen E

23 Oct 1916

14 Feb 2004

nee ARCHER.  Wife of Murl MESSERSMITH.  Daughter of David F & Elizabeth (GRAY) ARCHER. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

1526

C

9

Messersmith

Joe

1884

1968

Husband of Mae MESSERSMITH. 

1429

C

7

Messersmith

Mae

1886

1946

Wife of Joe MESSERSMITH.

1429

C

7

Messersmith

Martin L

1879

1940

Husband of Amelia C MESSERSMITH.

"Father" 

1349

C

4

Messersmith

Murl

14 Apr 1914

20 Apr 2003

Husband of Helen E (ARCHER) MESSERSMITH.

1526

C

9

Metcalf

Ardith M

31 Jul 1909

2 Aug 1992

Wife of Everett L METCALF.

1454

C

7

Metcalf

Everette L

1 Oct 1897

22 Dec 1972

Husband of Ardith M METCALF.


Private, 302nd. Coast Artillery Battalion, W. W. II
 

1454

C

7

Mickler

John, Rev.

29 Sep 1820

6 Aug 1861

--

0826

A

2

Miley

Earl William

24 Aug 1929

4 Jan 2003

Husband of Faye MILEY.

“Father”

“Father of Rick, Ron, Diana, Bob.”

1614

1615

D

12

Miller

Barbara Jo

31 Mar 1927

19 Jul 1981

Wife of Charles L MILLER 

1491

C

8

Miller

Charles L

2 Nov 1924

16 Dec 1983

Husband of Barbara Jo MILLER 

1490

C

8

Miller

Clarence B

8 Mar 1887

24 Jun 1959

Husband of Roxie E MILLER.


Private, 309th. Ammunition Train, W. W. I

1487

1488

C

8

Miller

Eliza C

12 Mar 1848

19 Dec 1885

nee DOWNEY.  Wife of George A MILLER.  Married 23 Dec 1869.

0856

A

4

Miller

George A

26 Aug 1838

--

Husband of Eliza C (DOWNEY) MILLER.  Married 23 Dec 1869.


Corporal, Company "C", 63rd. Indiana Infantry

0856

0858

A

4

Miller

Infant

--

--

Infant of George & Eliza MILLER.

0857

A

4

Miller

James D

28 Oct 1879

16 Jan 1907

--

0860

A

4

Miller

Katie A

28 Mar 1923

8 May 2008

Husband of Willis L MILLER.  Married 8 Jun 1945. 

1759

D

2

Miller

Robert Hugh

1922

1947

--

1492

C

8

Miller

Roletta

--

--

Daughter of L D & Elizabeth MILLER 

0862

A

4

Miller

Roxie E

1892

1965

Wife of Clarence B MILLER.

1489

C

8

Miller

Willis L

17 Dec 1922

3 Feb 1995

Husband of Katie A MILLER.  Married 8 Jun 1945. 

1759

D

2

Minnis

Alice

1896

1981

Wife of Thomas A MINNIS.

0767

B

9

Minnis

Jack

1924

1925

Son of Thomas A. & Alice MINNIS. 

0768

B

9

Minnis

Ruth

21 Aug 1920

21 Dec 1920

Daughter of Thomas A & Alice MINNIS 

0769

B

9

Minnis

Thomas A

1890

1931

Husband of Alice MINNIS. 

0767

B

9

Mitchell

Arthur G

1901

1982

Husband of Aubra M MITCHELL.

1314

C

3

Mitchell

Aubra M

1903

1987

Wife of Arthur G MILLER.

1314

C

3

Mitchell

Mary C

15 Feb 1942

25 Dec 2005

“Mother”  “Daughter” “Grandmother”

1574

D

15

Montgomery

Martha

1813

1886

Wife of Robert MONTGOMERY.

1062

A

13

Montgomery

Mary

19 Jan 1858

21 Sep 1938

Daughter of Garrett Peter & Nancy Ann (PHILLIPS) MONTGOMERY.

0554

B

1

Montgomery

Robert

--

--

Husband of Martha MONTGOMERY.


Corporal, Company "D", 130th. Indiana Infantry

1063

A

13

Moore

Collene

2 Oct 1933

14 Feb 1934

Daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Charles MOORE.

0733

B

8

Morgan

Dayna D

4 Dec 1958

29 Oct 2006

nee OTT.  “Mother”

1562

D

16

Morris

Elead "Joe"

20 Jan 1901

1 Dec 1981

Husband of Elsie M MORRIS.


Private, U. S. Army

1703

D

5

Morris

Ellen S

5 Jul 1940

--

Wife of Thomas E MORRIS.

“Our children:  Suzanna, Eugene, Keith”

1619

1620

D

12

Morris

Elsie M

6 Jan 1910

23 Jun 1990

Wife of Elead O MORRIS.

1703

D

5

Morris

Thomas E

25 Aug 1936

--

Husband of Ellen S MORRIS.

“Our children:  Suzanna, Eugene, Keith”

1619

1620

D

12

Morrison

Louis

1903

1928

--

0700

B

6

Morton

Carlos

1889

1929

--

0788

B

10

Morton

Joseph L

1863

1934

--

0787

B

10


         Sections and Rows
The cemetery presently is divided into four sections:  A (northeast,) B (northwest,) C (southwest) & D (southeast.)  Rows were numbered starting on the east side in Sections A, B & C and on the west side of Section D.  Another section platted immediately to the north of Section D, contains no visible burials to date.

 
0807  View of Section A from the southwest corner.

0551  View of Section B, looking northwest.

1204  View of Section C, looking southwest.

1564  View of Section D.