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Lawrence Cemetery

Center Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3583 N;  Longitude, -87.4792 W
Congressional Location:NE-1/4; NW-1/4; SECTION 12; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 10W
Common Directions:

Located down a lane (and through a grove of trees) about 700 feet east of County Road 450E, about 3/4 mile north of the intersection with County Road 50S, about 3 miles northwest of Francisco.

Last updated   27 Apr 2014

The following  transcription was made an unknown author.   It is an attempt to show all known graves.  There likely are numerous unmarked graves plus a few unknown due to missing (buried,) unreadable, destroyed or broken markers.  

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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes & Inscriptions

Photo #  Photo

Section

Row

Ayers

Nathaniel

15 Aug 1838

3 Dec 1889

Husband of Susan C AYERS.

 0398


 1

Ayers

Infant

--

--

"... Small Children of Nathaniel & Susan C AYERS."

 0548


 1

Ayers

Infant

--

--

"... Small Children of Nathaniel & Susan C AYERS."

 0548


 1

Ayers

Infant

--

--

"... Small Children of Nathaniel & Susan C AYERS."

 0548


 1

Ayers

Infant

--

--

"... Small Children of Nathaniel & Susan C AYERS."


 1

Barber

Nancy

-- 

May 1845

In the 36 year of her age.
(Note:  Headstone is now standing against fence in southwest corner.)

 0401


 1

Barber

Sarah

-- 

May 1844

Aged 9 years.

 Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 

Birchfield

William

 --

6 Sep 1853

Husband of Eliza A (DRYSDALE) BIRCHFIELD.  Married 26 Mar 1850.

Aged 27 years.

 8030


 1

Brown

Marion T

26 Sep 1890

21 Nov 1892

Son of J T & A M BROWN

 0459


Carithers

Ann Eliza

-- 

19 Apr 1864

First wife of John C CARETHERS.  Married 6 May 1863.

(Surname at marriage was STOTT.)

Aged 38 years.

 0412


 3

Carithers

Elizabeth

8 May 1789

14 Oct 1846

nee CLARK.  Wife of John CARITHERS.  Married about 1813 in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Aged 57 yrs. 5 mos. 6 dys.

 0416


 3

Carithers

James Lockhart

26 Sep 1869

26 Aug 1870

Son of John C & Ann M (McINTYRE) CARITHERS

 0410


Carithers

John Clark

7 Aug 1788

21 Jan 1864

Husband of Elizabeth (CLARK) CARITHERS.  Married about 1813 in Knoxville, Tennessee.  Son of Andrew & Esther French (RHEA) CARITHERS.

Aged 75 yrs. 5 mos. 14 dys.

 0418


Carithers

Margaret A M

17 Apr 1860

3 Sep 1864

 

 Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 

Carithers

William F

12 Mar 1869

11 Apr 1869

 Son of J C & Ann M  (McINTYRE) CARITHERS.

 0410


 3

Carithers

Willie French

 --

3 Oct 1864

Son of Josiah E & Elizabeth (LOCKHART) CARITHERS.

Aged 8 mos. 12 dys.

 Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 

Carr?

Vernon

 18 Dec 1876

4 Aug 18??

Son of R & E CARR
(Note:  Very worn, surname is uncertain.)

 0513


 9

Cashbolt

Robert

1753

9 Apr 1840

Aged 90 years.

Pvt., Pennsylvania Line, Rev. War

 8032


 1

Cassema

Elizabeth

26 Jan 1821

15 Feb 1843

Daughter of John Clark & Elizabeth (CLARK) CARITHERS.

 0420


Chestnut

John

 ?

?

Civil War.

(Note:  Added from 1939 WPA Veterans Burial Survey.)

 Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 7

Clark

Caleb C

--

12 Apr 1852

Aged 29 yrs. 9 mos. 18 dys.

Born in Pennsylvania.

 0423


 3

Clark

Elizabeth J

 --

11 Jul 1858

Daughter of John C & Sarah H (McCONNELL) CLARK.

Aged 1 mo. 7 dys.

 0439


 4

Coulter

Elijah P 

 --

--

Lieutenant, Co. D, 120th, Reg. Indiana Infantry.  Enlisted 1 Aug 1864. Promoted to Full Adjutant, 1 Jul 1865.

 8048


 2

Curry

Moses E

 abt 1839

--

Corporal, Company "A", 1st. Indiana Cavalry

 8025


 1

Dickson

Joseph

 --

13 Apr 1886

 Aged 75 YRS.

 0528
 0529


 10

Dixon

John 

abt 1840 

-- 

Son of Joseph DIXON.

Pvt., Company "B", 58th. Indiana Infantry.  Enlisted 16 Dec 1861, mustered out 25 Jul 1865.

 Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 12

Gilaspie

Abraham ?

 13 Dec 1865

--

Son of A W & E L GILASPIE.
Aged 1 year 5 ds.

 0486



Gilaspie

Elizabeth R

 --

24 Aug 1864

First wife of Monroe GILASPIE.

Aged 37 years.

 0479


Gilaspie

George H

 --

? Jun 1860

Son of Monroe & Elizabeth R GILASPIE.
Aged 5 Yrs. 12 Dys..

 0482


7

Gilaspie

Monroe

 abt 1827

?

Husband of Elizabeth R GILASPIE, 1st; and Mary E (McDANIEL) SKELTON GILASPIE, 2nd, married 19 Sep 1865.

 Headstone not found or identified.


11

Gilaspie

William M

 --

16 Sep 1860

Son of Monroe & Elizabeth R GILASPIE.
Aged 1 Yr. 7 Mos. 11 Dys.

 0479


7

Greek

?

 --

16 Apr 1876

Child of ? &  H GREEK.

Aged 18 Yrs. 10 M. 13 Ds.

 0468


 6

Greek

Abraham Lincoln

 --

8 Jul 1876

Son of Joseph & Berilla (MILLS) GREEK.

Aged 15  Yrs. 9 Ms. 11 Ds.  

 0467


 6

Greek

Albert T

 --

17 Aug 1876

Son of Henry & Mary A. GREEK.

Aged 20 ys. 11 ms. 18 ds.

 0536


11 

Greek

Berilla

14 Mar 1829

 --

nee MILLS.  Wife of Joseph GREEK.

 0463


 6

Greek

Ellen

-- 

--

Wife of John GREEK

 Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 

Greek

George W

18 Apr 1854

27 Oct 1855

Son of Joseph & Berilla (MILLS) GREEK.

 

 Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 

Greek

Henry

13 Feb 1830

2 Oct 1902

Husband of Mary A (PIERCE) GREEK.  Married 26 Nov 1854.

 0537


11 

Greek

Joseph

7 Oct 1822

 --

Husband of Berilla (MILLS) GREEK.

 0463


 6

Greek

Mary A

--

12 Mar 1868

Daughter of Joseph & Berilla (MILLIS) GREEK.

 0465


 6

Greek

Mary A

18 Dec 1833

24 Nov 1905

nee PIERCE.  Wife of Henry GREEK.  Married 26 Nov 1854.

 0539


11 

Griffen

Frances Clyde

 --

30 Oct 1878

Daughter of William Henry & Amilda (LAWRENCE) GRIFFEN.

Aged 1 yr. 10 mos.

 0533


10 

Griffin

Andrew W

 19 Jan 1816

5 May 1855

Husband of Letitia (CURRY) GRIFFIN.  Married 19 Aug 1836 in Greene County, Ohio.

Aged 39 yrs. 1 mo. 17 dys.

 8027


 1

Griffin

John H

 --

26 Sep 1855

Son of Andrew W & Letitia (CURRY) GRIFFEN.

Aged 1 yr. 7 ds.

 8029


 1

Griffin

Letitia

27 Oct 1814

22 Mar 1905

nee CURRY.  Wife of Andrew W GRIFFIN.  Married 19 Aug 1836 in Greene County, Ohio.

(Note:  Ruth (Griffin) Nielsen supplied additonal information on this family.)

Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 1

Griffin

Mary J

--

7 Sep 1845

Daughter of Andrew W & Letitia (CURRY) GRIFFEN.

Aged 1 yrs. 5 mos. 7 dys.

 8028


 1

Hopkins

Miriam

-- 

Feb 1841

nee BARBER or BARKER.  Wife of James HOPKINS.  Married 10 Sep 1939.

Aged 20 years.

 Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 

Hussey

Franklin C

15 Jun 1863

 --

Son of James Madison & Sarah Wilson (PATTERSON) HUSSEY

 0453


Hussey

James Madison

8 Jun 1817

6 Nov 1862

Husband of Sarah Wilson (PATTERSON) HUSSEY.  Married 22 Jan 1845.  Son of Richard Louis & Aphia (MILLS) HUSSEY.


First Lieutenant, Co. B,  65th Reg., Indiana Volunteers.  Commissioned on 18 Aug 1862, mustered out 2 Nov 1862.



(Click here to see some of his Civil War Letters.)

 0455


Hussey

Robert Dale Owen

16 May 1848

3 May 1877

Son of James Madison & Sarah Wilson (PATTERSON) HUSSEY.


Aged 28 Yrs. 11 Ms. 17 Ds.
Co. D, 120th Reg. Ind. Vols.

 0542


12

Hussey

Sarah Wilson Patterson

2 Sep 1827

 18 Mar 1898

nee PATTERSON.  Wife of James Madison HUSSEY.  Married 22 Jan 1845. 


Daughter of Robert & Rebecca (WILSON) PATTERSON.


(Click here to see some  Civil War Letters.)

 0454


5

Lawrence

Ann

-- 

22 Jul 1851

Wife of Samuel LAWRENCE.

Aged 62 yrs. 6 mos. 13 dys.

 0431


 3

Lawrence

Ann Eliza

 --

29 Oct 1834

Daughter of Samuel & Ann LAWRENCE.

Aged 10 yrs. 11 mos. 16 dys.

 Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 

Lawrence

Infant

 --

24 Dec 1844

Daughter of James H & Mary (SPROWL) LAWRENCE.
Aged 10 days.

 8035


 1

Lawrence

James H

23 Jan 1818

18 Apr 1881

Husband of Mary (SPROWL) LAWRENCE.  Married 31 Mar 1841.

 8037


 1

Lawrence

Jane

 --

24 May 1834

First wife of William LAWRENCE.

In the 39 year of her age.

 8041


 2

Lawrence

Jane

 --

26 Dec 1847

Daughter of Samuel & Ann LAWRENCE.

Aged 18 yrs. 4 mos.

 8042


 2

Lawrence

Jane F

 --

27 Jan 1844

Daughter of James H & Mary (SPROWL) LAWRENCE.

Aged 1 yr. 4 mo's. 10 d's.

 8033


 1

Lawrence

Mary

 --

21 Dec 1844

nee SPROWL.  Wife of James H. LAWRENCE.  Married 31 Mar 1841.

Aged 22 yrs. 7 mos. 15 dys.

 8036


 1

Lawrence

Mary

 --

24 Nov 1844

Daughter of James H LAWRENCE.

Aged 10 years.

 Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 

Lawrence

Nancy

 --

8 Dec 1881

Second wife of William LAWRENCE. Married 3 Oct 1839.

Aged 80 yrs. 4 mos. 17 dys.

 Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 

Lawrence

Samuel J

abt 1826

?

Husband of Nancy LAWRENCE.

Pvt., Co. D, 58th Inf. Reg., Indiana.  Enlisted 16 Dec 1861.  Disability discharge on 11 Apr 1862.

 Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 3

Lawrence

Willam

15 Jun 1789

20 May 1849

 Husband of Nancy VANCE LAWRENCE.  Married 3 Oct 1839.

 Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 

Ledbetter

Joda B

13 Apr 1878

9 Aug 1879

Daughter of Andrew Jackson & Elizabeth E LEDBETTER.

Aged 1 yr. 3 mos. 20 dys.

 Headstone not found or indentified, 12 Apr 2010.


 

Lockhart

John

9 Nov 1822

17 Jul 1859

Husband of Mary A (CARITHERS) LOCKHART.  Married 10 Jun 1851.


 0414


 3

Lytle

Alexander

1 Aug 1842

4 Aug 1938

Husband of Sarah A LYTLE.
"Born on
Glasgow, Scotland"

 0508


Lytle

Infant

-- 

 --

Son of J W & M E LYTLE

 0503


 

Lytle

Infant

 --

 --

Son of J W & M E LYTLE

 0503


Lytle

Infant

 --

 --

Son of J W & M E LYTLE

 0503


8

Lytle

John Ferguson

9 Jul 1825

28 Feb 1900

Husband of Nancy (McINTYRE) LYTLE.  Married 10 May 1849.  Son of Lewis & Ann G (CHRISTMAS) LYTLE.

 0516


 9

Lytle

Louis

25 Dec 1794

18 Dec 1865

Husband of Ann Christmas (HOLMES) LYTLE.  Married 2 Apr 1821 in Shelby County, Kentucky.

 0495


 8

Lytle

Margaret J

13 Jan 1861

29 Sep 1892

Daughter of John F & Nancy (McINTYRE) LYTLE.

 0515


Lytle

Nancy McIntire

20 Oct 1823

12 Dec 1904

nee McINTIRE.  Wife of John Ferguson LYTLE.  Married 10 May 1849.

 0517


9

Lytle

Samantha Ann

27 Jun 1839

8 Mar 1865

Daughter of Louis & Ann Christmas (HOLMES) LYTLE

 0502


Lytle

Sarah A

18 Jul 1851

3 Apr 1905

Wife of Alexander LYTLE.

0508


 Sections & Rows
Cemetery is all in one section.  Rows were numbered beginning on the west side.

0396  Approach to cemetery from northwest.

8016  View of northwest corner.

0543 View from southeast corner.

0544  View from southwest corner.