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Montgomery Cemetery


Columbia Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3255 N;  Longitude, -87.3417 W
Congressional Location:NW-1/4; SE-1/4; SECTION 19; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 8W
Common Directions:

Located 0.5 mile south of Oakland City, on the south side of County Road 200S, 0.2 mile east of the intersection with County Road 1200E ( South Jackson Street).

Last updated     05 Dec 2016

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves, using primarily headstone photographs taken during October 2010,  by Daniel L Elliott,  There certainly are other graves which are 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

Notes & Inscriptions

Photo#      Photo

Sect-

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Row

Beach

Electa L

23 May 1821

30 Dec 1894

--

6337

3

1

Bean

Benjamin B

3 Jan 1913

21 Sep 1997

Husband of Lucille E BEAN.  Married 29 Jan 1938.

3723

12

8

Bean

Emily J

1859

1929

(Note:  Buried next to Thomas F & Gertrude M BEAN.)

4557

8

14

Bean

Gertrude M

1888

1982

Wife of Thomas F BEAN.

4555

8

14

Bean

Lucille E

27 Oct 1913

22 Sep 1997

Wife of Benjamin B BEAN.  Married 29 Jan 1938.

3723

12

8

Bean

Thomas F

1888

1931

Husband of Gertrude M BEAN.

4556

8

14

Beasley

Clemmer P

16 Mar 1920

16 Mar 1979

Husband of Wilma E (McKINNEY) BEASLEY.

2081

14

2

Beasley

Edmond M

1863

1933

Husband of Edna M BEASLEY.

5618

9

2

Beasley

Edna M

1874

1959

Wife of Edmond M BEASLEY.

5619

9

2

Beasley

Euphema

1847

1935

Wife of John BEASLEY.

4688

4

5

Beasley

John

abt Jun 1840

--

Pvt., Co. I, 24th Ind. Inf.

“Enlisted in Co. H, 67th Indiana Inf. Reg. on 19 Aug 1862.  Transferred to the Indiana 24th Infantry Reg. on 21 Dec 1864.  Mustered out on 19 Jul 1865 at Galveston, Texas


4687

4

5

Beasley

Lora E

1882

1972

Wife of Walter BEASLEY.

5793

9

9

Beasley

Nellie J

1887

21 Mar 1916

nee MANS.  Wife of Grant Brown BEASLEY.  Married 24 Dec 1912.  Daughter of Andrew Jackson & Sardena D "Dena" (McCLELLAN) MANS.

4630

4

3

Beasley

Thomas B

8 Sep 1916

31 May 1984

Husband of Velma B BEASLEY.

2076

14

2

Beasley

Velma B

19 Mar 1917

28 Nov 2004

nee WILHITE.  Wife of Thomas B BEASLEY. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

2076

14

2

Beasley

Walter

1877

1947

Husband of Lora E BEASLEY.

5793

9

9

Beasley

Wilma E

12 Jan 1924

17 Jul 2006

nee McKINNEY.  Wife of Clemmer P BEASLEY.  Daughter of Wilbur & Nellie (STILWELL) McKINNEY.

(Click here to view obituary.)

2081

14

2

Beatty

Claude Elmer

12 Jun 1882

20 Nov 1944

Husband of Vicia Ethel BEATTY.

“Father”

3492

11

6

Beatty

Downey

1871

19__

Husband of Hannah E (WIGGS) BEATTY.  Married 21 Jul 1889.

3767

7

1

Beatty

Effie

1929

1929

Age:  5 months.

No headstone found.

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Beatty

Ellen

9 Oct 1862

12 Feb 1917

Wife of Patrick H BEATTY.

“Mother”

5461

5463

5

11

Beatty

Floyd Doyle

1913

1941

Husband of Mary Evelyn BEATTY

5684

9

5

Beatty

Hannah E Wiggs

1873

1927

nee WIGGS.  Wife of Downey BEATTY.  Married 21 Jul 1889.

3767

7

1

Beatty

Mary Evelyn

1916

19__

Wife of Floyd Doyle BEATTY.

5684

9

5

Beatty

Patrick H

16 Sep 1859

--

Husband of Ellen BEATTY.

“Father”

5461

5462

5

11

Beatty

Vicia Ethel

16 Oct 1887

13 Nov 1974

Wife of Claude Elmer BEATTY.

“Mother”

3492

11

6

Beauchamp

Dorotha

14 Oct 1917

14 Oct 2013

nee REID.  Wife of Fred L BEAUCHAMP.  Daughter of Clyde & Mabel (ROBERTS) REID.


(Click here to view obituary.)

3463

14

1

Beauchamp

Eloise

1917

--

Wife of Joy W BEAUCHAMP.  Married 17 Jan 1937.

2032

14

1

Beauchamp

Fred L

1906

1971

Husband of Dorotha (REID) BEAUCHAMP. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

3463

14

1

Beauchamp

Joy W

1916

1981

Husband of Eloise BEAUCHAMP.  Married 17 Jan 1937.

2032

14

1

Beauchamp

Sarah A

30 Jul 1851

23 Ap 1887

Wife of Sanford BEAUCHAMP.

6615

3

11

Beauchamp

Z Jane

2 Dec 1886

16 Dec 1977

“Mother”

2034

14

1

Beck

Charles Preston “Charley”

22 Oct 1893

27 Apr 1946

Husband of Gracie E BECK.

Indiana, Pvt., 22 Engrs., WW I.

5852

5892

9

12

Beck

Clarence

23 Apr 1907

27 Aug 1991

Husband of Lillian Imogene BECK.

5868

9

12

Beck

Connie Sue

9 Jun 1943

26 Nov 2016

nee NELSON. 


Daughter of Ronald & Maxine (PARKE) NELSON. 


(Click here to view obituary)

Photo not yet available.

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?

Beck

Dennis L

17 Oct 1948

18 Oct 2005

Son of Walter J & Phyllis R (JOHNSON)  BECK.


SP5, US Army, Vietnam.




(Click here to view obituary.)

3497

3498

11

6

Beck

Flora

25 Jul 1894

14 Apr 1904

Daughter of J & M BECK.

6973

2

7

Beck

Flossie A

7 Jan 1901

24 Oct 2004

nee HAM.  Wife of Vergil BECK, 1st; Victor HARPER, 2nd; and T L CASKEY, 3rd. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

3468

11

5

Beck

Gracie E

28 Dec 1896

--

Wife of Charley P BECK.

5852

9

12

Beck

John

1853

1941

Husband of Mary BECK.

4534

8

13

Beck

Lillian Imogene

14 Jul 1928

--

Wife of Clarence BECK.

5868

9

12

Beck

Mary

1857

1929

Wife of John BECK.

4534

8

13

Beck

Phyllis R

22 May 1929

--

Wife of Walter J BECK.  Married 24 Aug 1947.

“Our Children:  Dennis, Randy, Kathy”

3499

3500

11

6

Beck

Vergil

1895

1945

First husband of Flossie (HAM) BECK HARPER CASKEY.

3468

11

5

Beck

Walter J

14 Jan 1929

10 Jul 1996

Husband of Phyllis R BECK.  Married 24 Aug 1947.

“Our Children:  Dennis, Randy, Kathy”

3499

3500

11

6

Becker

Donald L

29 Jul 1918

19 Jun 1991

Husband of Mildred M BECKER.

3060

13

16

Becker

Mildred M

21 Apr 1920

14 Nov 1997

Wife of Donald L BECKER.

3060

13

16

Beers

Carrie A

8 Aug 1829

1 Sep 1912

nee MORGAN.  Wife of Jehiel BEERS.

7035

0

9

Bell

Abijah F

1870

1940

Husband of Lillie B (BULLIVANT) BELL.  Married 13 Oct 1891.  Son of J W & Martha B (BROSHEARS) BELL

6427

6425

3

4

Bell

Albert F

1814

1913

--

No headstone found.

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?

Bell

Alfred

2 May 1838

30 Mar 1911

Husband of Mary R BELL. 


Son of Qarrion& Kattie (VanHOUTEN) BELL.

5122

4

13

Bell

Arpy J

4 Oct 1845

17 Nov 1924

Wife of James T BELL.

6736

2

1

Bell

Barbara Jean

20 Mar 1926

20 Jul 1977

nee BOTTOMS.

3322

12

2

Bell

Berenice M

6 Feb 1894

25 Aug 1914

--

6571

3

9

Bell

Charles E

1868

1928

Husband of Fannie BELL.

6561

3

9

Bell

Cora M

1878

1958

(Note:  On same stone as Aline M McALLISTER.)

2702

13

2

Bell

Elizabeth J

1834

1921

Wife of Samuel M BELL.

6577

3

10

Bell

Ethel May

22 Jun 1885

28 May 1886

Daughter of James C & N W BELL.

6517

3

8

Bell

Fannie L

1870

1966

Wife of Charles E BELL.

6564

3

9

Bell

Filecta

--

--

--

6569

3

9

Bell

Frances E

1871

1946

Wife of William T BELL.

5623

9

3

Bell

George Emil

26 Jun 1907

8 Mar 1963

Florida, Pfc. Medical Department, WW II.

3027

3028

13

15

Bell

Harker H

1871

1951

Husband of Idella M (BELOAT) BELL.  Married 14 Oct 1891.  Son of John W & Martha E (BROSHEARS) BELL.

6572

3

9

Bell

Harry L

13 Oct 1925

27 Sep 1971

Son of Robert C & Fay G BELL.

Indiana, BM2, US Navy, WW II, Korea.

6802

2

3

Bell

Idella M

1873

1938

nee BELOAT.  Wife of Harker H BELL.  Married 14 Oct 1891.

6572

3

9

Bell

Infant

1894

1894

Child of Abijah F & Lillie B (BULLIVANT) BELL.

6428

6425

3

4

Bell

James C

11 Nov 1862

15 Apr 1886

Husband of N W BELL.

6515

6516

3

8

Bell

James Thomas

31 Oct 1834

10 Nov 1901

Husband of Arpy J BELL.

Co. F, 42nd Reg. Ind. Vols.

6736

2

1

Bell

Jane

1904

1966

--

3076

13

16

Bell

John Prentice

3 Apr 1897

11 Jun 1945

Son of Harker & Della BELL


(Click here to view obituary.)

6518

3

8

Bell

John W

21 Dec 1837

26 Sep 1908

Husband of Martha E (BROSHEARS) BELL, 1st, married 29 Mar 1860; Margaret O BELL, 2nd.

“Father”

6565

6567

3

9

Bell

Leonard

--

--

--

6568

3

9

Bell

Lillie B

1873

1928

nee BULLIVANT.  Wife of Abijah BELL.  Married 13 Oct 1891.  Daughter of Francis M “Frank” & Mary BULLIVANT.

6426

6425

3

4

Bell

Margaret O

10 Dec 1846

29 Jan 1905

Second wife of John W BELL.

6565

6570

3

9

Bell

Maria Southerland

1870

1876

--

No headstone found.

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Bell

Martha E

15 Jun 1841

25 Feb 1904

nee BROSHEARS.  First wife of John W BELL.  Married 29 Mar 1860.

“Mother”

6565

6566

3

9

Bell

Mary R

25 May 1836

11 May 1910

Wife of Alfred BELL.

5122

4

13

Bell

Mertiel

1874

1876

--

No headstone found.

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?

Bell

Minerva

22 Nov 1833

19 Nov 1893

nee DOUGAN.  Wife of Robert J BELL.  Married 31 Dec 1863.

“Mother”

6797

6798

2

3

Bell

Prentice

12 Jun 1890

14 Sep 1890

Son of Charles E & Fannie BELL.

6562

6563

3

9

Bell

Robert C

9 Sep 1893

26 Jun 1961

Husband of Fay G BELL.

Son of George & Martha BELL.

Indiana, Cpl., 168th Inf., 42nd Rainbow Div., WW I.

6801

2

3

Bell

Robert J

28 Dec 1814

5 Mar 1893

Husband of Minerva (DOUGAH) BELL.  Married 31 Dec 1863.

“Father”

6799

6800

2

3

Bell

Samuel M

29 Jan 1829

31 Dec 1889

Husband of Elizabeth BELL.

6576

3

10

Bell

William T

1871

1934

Husband of Frances E BELL.

5623

9

3

Bellamy

George M

25 Jun 1898

21 Jan 1960

Husband of Mary R BELLAMY.

3321

12

2

Bellamy

Mary R

20 Feb 1905

27 May 1988

Wife of George M BELLAMY.

3321

12

2

Bellamy

Rebecca Sue "Becky"

18 Apr 1947

20 Feb 2007

nee GOWEN.  Daughter of James A & Doris L (PHILLIPS) GOWEN.

“Daughter:  Tiffany Dawn McCandless”

“Grandchildren:  Hannah Elizabeth Wilson, Hunter James McCandless” 


(Click here to view obituary.)

2306

2307

14

6

Benjamin

Ethel

--

1905

Daughter of Thomas S & Etta (McCAFFERTY) BENJAMIN.

4551

8

14

Benjamin

Etta McCafferty

1865

1926

nee McCAFFERTY.  Wife of Thomas S BENJAMIN.

“Mother”

“Their children:  Raymond, Otto, Horace, Ethel”

4551

4552

8

14

Benjamin

Horace

--

1900

Son of Thomas S & Etta (McCAFFERTY) BENJAMIN.

4551

8

14

Benjamin

Otto

--

1899

Son of Thomas S & Etta (McCAFFERTY) BENJAMIN.

4551

8

14

Benjamin

Raymond

1856

1926

--

No headstone found.

?

?

Benjamin

Raymond

1899

--

--

No headstone found.

?

?

Benjamin

Raymond

--

1895

Son of Thomas S & Etta (McCAFFERTY) BENJAMIN.

4551

8

14

Benjamin

Thomas S

1864

19__

Husband of Etta (McAFFERTY) BENJAMIN.

“Their children:  Raymond, Otto, Horace, Ethel”

4551

8

14

Bennett

Benjamin F

“Frank”

27 May 1855

31 Jul 1892

Husband of Letta J BENNETT.

6550

6551

3

9

Bennett

Letta J

11 Oct 1857

15 Apr 1893

Wife of Benjamin F “Frank” BENNETT.

6552

3

9

Bennit

Sarah

18 Feb 1815

8 Feb 1907

--

6783

2

2

Benton

Allen H

Mar 1846

17 Feb 1914

Husband of Mary E (NEWTON) BENTON, 1st, married 27 Apr 1873; and Sarah E NEWTON, 2nd, married 18 Nov 1905.  Son of Jesse & Mary (OWENS) BENTON.

Pvt., Co. D, 35th KY. Inf.  Enlisted at Owensboro, Kentucky on 2 Oct 1863.  Mustered out at Louisville, Kentucky on 29 Dec 1864.

6249

1

12

Benton

Anne E

1857

1931

Wife of Noble W BENTON.

6340

3

1

Benton

Bertha Mason

1896

1972

nee MASON.  Husband of Ross BENTON.  Married 11 Jul 1914.   Daughter of Wiley & Margaret R MASON.

5423

5

9

Benton

Coleen M

1910

1919

Daughter of Fred & Lucy BENTON.

6660

3

12

Benton

Emil A

7 Feb 1902

26 Feb 1905

Son of Thomas L & Eva M BENTON.

6250

6251

1

12

Benton

Eva M

8 Jan 1865

9 Jun 1914

Wife of Thomas L BENTON.

“Mother”

6254

1

12

Benton

Fred C

1875

1963

--

2824

13

7

Benton

Iva R

1868

1964

--

2829

13

7

Benton

J T

--

--

“First Sexton, Montgomery Cemetery.  Beginning 1 May 1886, continued until 1 May 1907.  Resigned on account of disability.”

6662

3

12

Benton

Jesse A

3 Feb 1883

22 Apr 1904

Son of Thomas L & Eva M BENTON.

6252

6253

1

12

Benton

Jesse G

--

--

Cpl., Co. D, 26th Ky. Inf.  Enlisted at Nashville, Tennessee on 5 Mar 1862.  Mustered out on 14 Jul 1862.

6171

1

8

Benton

John T

18 Sep 1833

27 Apr 1910

Husband of Rachel (COLEMAN) BENTON.  Married 18 Sep 1855.

Co. A, 58th Reg. Ind. Vols.

6661

3

12

Benton

Noble W

1859

1946

Husband of Anne E BENTON.

6340

3

1

Benton

Rachel

25 Nov 1838

5 Mar 1915

nee COLEMAN.  Wife of John T BENTON.  Married 18 Sep 1855.

6661

3

12

Benton

Thomas L

16 Jun 1857

9 Jun 1939

Husband of Eva M BENTON.

“Father”

6248

1

12

Bergdoll

Alta B

1869

1966

Wife of Michael C BERGDOLL.

6193

1

9

Bergdoll

Michael C

1867

1945

Husband of Alta B BERGDOLL.

6193

1

9

Berger

Katie D

5 Oct 1935

--

Mother of Troy L O'NEAL.

3566

15

6

Beumer

Phyllis Jean

8 Jan 1937

1 Apr 2005

nee MAYNARD.  Daughter of George MAYNARD and Libby MAYNARD WILLIAMS.

(Note:  On same stone as William P SOKELAND.)

2204

14

5

Sections and Rows.
The cemetery is divided into numerical sections on the plat map (Stakes and/or concrete markers with corresponding numbers can usually be found at the corners of sections.)  These numbes have been maintained for this listing.  For this listing rows were numbered beginning on the west side of each section.  Please be advised rows in sections 0 and 1 are somewhat irregular.  See the images below for reference.
 

Aerial view of cemetery.
Section definitions used for this listing.
5570  Original center lane entrance at north side of the cemetery.
1881 View of cemetery from south side of Section 15.