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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   27 Jul 2015

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-

ion

Row

Brown

Agnes A

3 Jan 1938

--

nee EYER.  Wife of Donald R BROWN, Sr.  Married 8 Sep 1956

“Parents of:  David L, Donald R Jr, Jeffrey S, Lori A”

2798

2799

13

6

Brown

Annie

--

1 Mar 1887

nee SHACKELFORD.  Daughter of Rev. R SHACKELFORD.  Mother of Tabitha Ann (ROSS) CRISWELL.   (Mrs Wm A CRISWELL)


Aged:  90 Y. 2 M. 17 D. 


Member of Baptist Ch. 60 Ys.

0376

0

7

Brown

Arthur

7 Jun 1887

23 Jan 1951

Husband of Elastia BROWN.

3549

12

5

Brown

Charles L

29 Oct 1917

8 Apr 1984.

Husband of Ruby Alice (PRINCE) BROWN.

2451

14

10

Brown

Donald R, Sr.

30 Mar 1937

22 Oct 1995

Husband of Agnes A (EYER) BROWN.  Married 8 Sep 1956.

“Parents of:  David L, Donald R Jr, Jeffrey S, Lori A”

A1G, US Air Force.

 

2798

2799

13

6

Brown

Elastia

25 Jan 1894

24 Mar 1973

Wife of Arthur BROWN.

3550

12

5

Brown

Everett

8 May 1937

18 Nov 2007

Husband of Lola M BROWN.  Married 11 Aug 1956.  Son of Otis & Ada (ROBLING) BROWN.

“Our Daughters:  Elaine & Carol” 


(Click here to view obituary.)

2664

2665

14

21

Brown

Henry

30 Jan 1863

26 Nov 1942

Husband of Martha J BROWN.

5613

9

2

Brown

Henry J

1869

1949

Husband of Sarah A BROWN.

“Father”

3646

12

7

Brown

Infant

1921

1921

Infant of Opal (WILLIAMS) BROWN.

3966

6

3

Brown

Jessie Lee

--

14 Sep 1876

Daughter of Dr. Thomas M & Martha BROWN.

Aged 1 yr. 3 mo. 6 ds.

6749

0

1

Brown

John Clark

1883

1953

Husband of Lula (COLEMAN) BROWN.

2669

13

1

Brown

John Thomas

1887

1942

Husband of Nellie BROWN.

5765

9

8

Brown

Joseph

1872

1928

Husband of Minda BROWN.

3942

6

3

Brown

Lola M

3 Apr 1940

--

Wife of Everett BROWN.  Married 11 Aug 1956.

“Our Daughters:  Elaine & Carol”

2664

2665

14

21

Brown

Lula Coleman

1886

1977

nee COLEMAN.  Wife of John Clark BROWN.

2669

13

1

Brown

Margaret

1865

1931

--

No headstone found.

?

?

Brown

Martha Bell

30 Oct 1873

15 Feb 1930

nee McFADDEN.  Wife of Othniel Hollis BROWN.  Married 24 Jul 1886.

4324

8

4

Brown

Martha J

16 Mar 1867

8 Mar 1933

Wife of Henry BROWN.

5613

9

2

Brown

Martha M

--

--

nee SIMONS.  Wife of Dr. Thomas M BROWN.  Married 20 Sep 1869.

4571

4

1

Brown

Minda

1877

1921

Wife of Joseph BROWN.

3942

6

3

Brown

Nancy J

1871

1927

--

No headstone found.

?

?

Brown

Nellie

1884

1963

Wife of John Thomas BROWN.

5765

9

8

Brown

Opal Williams

1897

1939

nee WILLIAMS.

3965

6

3

Brown

Othniel Hollis

27 Apr 1871

28 Apr 1936

Husband of Martha Bell (McFADDEN) BROWN.  Married 24 Jul 1886.

4324

8

4

Brown

Ruby Alice

30 Sep 1918

8 Mar 2010

nee PRINCE.  Wife of Charles L BROWN.  Daughter of Howard & Ruby (FORD) PRINCE.

(Click here to view obituary.)

2451

14

10

Brown

Sarah A

1877

1955

Wife of Henry J BROWN.

“Mother”

3646

12

7

Brown

Thomas M

1881

1929

Son of Dr. Thomas M & Martha BROWN.

4570

4

1

Brown

Thomas M

--

26 Feb 1880

Son of Dr. Thomas M & Martha BROWN.

Aged 1 yr. 3 mo. 26 ds.

6748

0

1

Brown

Thomas M, Dr.

8 Feb 1842

20 Jun 1907

Husband of Martha M (SIMONS) BROWN.  Married 20 Sep 1869.

“Father”

4571

4572

4

1

Browning

Christina D

21 May 1957

--

Wife of David A BROWNING.  Married 12 Mar 1976.

2210

14

5

Browning

David A

22 Jun 1955

10 Feb 1993

Husband of Christina D BROWNING.  Married 12 Mar 1976.

2210

14

5

Bruce

Adell

14 May 1907

6 Nov 1996

Wife of Ray BRUCE.  Married 30 Jun 1950.

3042

13

15

Bruce

Detsyle

21 Mar 1902

13 Sep 1969

Wife of George BRUCE.

“Mother”

3002

13

14

Bruce

Donna Kay

24 Jun 1946

27 Aug 2014

nee CORN.  Wife of Jerry W BRUCE.  Married 23 Mar 1963.


Daughter of Homer & Mildred (STREET) CORN.


(Click here to view obituary.)

0174

14

17

Bruce

George

15 Apr 1896

9 May 1970

Husband of Detsyle BRUCE.

“Father”

3002

13

14

Bruce

George L, Sr.

23 Mar 1919

1 Nov 1995

“Father”

TEC 5, US Army, WW II.

 

2486

2487

14

11

Bruce

Hobart E

1 Mar 1921

5 May 1994

Husband of Thelma J (ALSTADT) BRUCE.  Married 23 Dec 1941.


“Our Children”  Hobart Jr, Jerry, Jack, Diana, Bobby, Kathy, Pam, Patsy, Jeff”


TEC 4, US Army, WW II.

 

0172

2613

14

17

Bruce

Hobart Eugene

1 Aug 1942

18 Dec 1942

Son of Hobart E & Thelma J (ALSTADT) BRUCE.

5743

9

8

Bruce

Jerry W

25 Jan 1944

--

Husband of Donna K (CORN) BRUCE.  Married 23 May 1963.

0174

14

17

Bruce

Norma Jean

29 Jul 1924

20 Jun 2008

nee COMER.  Wife of P Dale BRUCE.  Daughter of Russell & Hazel COMER.


(Click here to view obituary.)

2626

14

17

Bruce

P Dale

20 Jan 1923

12 Sep 2005

Husband of Norma Jean (COMER) BRUCE.  Son of Roy & Pearl (POWERS) BRUCE.


S Sgt/ IS Army Air Forces, WW II.


 


(Click here to view obituary.)

2626

2628

14

17

Bruce

Ray

10 Jan 1913

19 Jan 1979

Husband of Adell BRUCE.  Married 30 Jun 1950.

3042

13

15

Bruce

Thelma J

28 Mar 1927

4 Mar 2015

nee ALSTADT.  Wife of Hobart E BRUCE.  Married 23 Dec 1941


Daughter of Pearl & Mae (HOWARD) ALSTADT.


“Our Children”  Hobart Jr, Jerry, Jack, Diana, Bobby, Kathy, Pam, Patsy, Jeff” 


(Click here to view obituary.)

0172

2613

14

17

Brumfield

J T

15 Aug 1872

12 Nov 1877

Daughter of R & L T BRUMFIELD.

(Note:  Stone is not in original location.  Very hard to read.)

6019

1

4

Bruner

Alta R

2 Nov 1896

5 Jun 1964

Husband of Gertrude D BRUNER.

Indiana, Major, US Army.  WW I & II.

 

3774

7

1

Bruner

Gertrude D

12 Jul 1896

--

Wife of Alta R BRUNER.

3775

7

1

Bruner

Jackie D

1927

1927

Son of Alta R & Gertrude D BRUNER.

3776

7

1

Bruner

Jared Robert

8 Aug 1943

22 Feb 2010

Son of Robert D & Ruby A (CANIFF) BRUNER.


SP4, US Army.

 


(Click here to view obituary.)

1184

1185


12

7

Bruner

O R

--

--

--

No headstone found.

?

?

Bruner

Robert D

6 Sep 1910

18 Aug 1951

Husband of Ruby A (CANIFF) BRUNER.

Pvt., US Army WW II.

 

3662

3663

12

7

Bruner

Ruby A

1916

2003

nee CANIFF.  Wife of Robert D BRUNER.

3662

12

7

Bryan

Harry B

8 Oct 1899

19 Jun 1991

Husband of Jane BRYAN.

2371

14

8

Bryan

Jane

7 Dec 1920

17 Mar 2003

Wife of Harry B BRYAN.

2371

14

8

Bryant

Addie M

4 Feb 1895

17 Dec 1980

Wife of Harrison J BRYANT.  Married 9 Jan 1916.

3404

12

3

Bryant

Andrew J

1860

1867

--

No headstone found.

?

?

Bryant

Benjamon

--

29 Sep 1900

Pvt., Co. D, 100th U.S.C. Inf.

 

6778

2

2

Bryant

C J

--

--

Wife of G W BRYANT.

“Mother”

6304

6303

1

14

Bryant

Carrie B

1881

1961

Wife of Jesse F BRYANT.

5169

5

1

Bryant

David L

--

8 Jun 1863

Aged 22 Ys 7 Ms. 2 Ds.

Pvt., Co. K, 58th Reg. Ind. Inf.  Enlisted on 22 Dec 1861.  Mustered out at Murfreesboro, Tennessee on 8 Jun 1863.

 

5922

1

1

Bryant

Deana

1881

1966

Wife of John L BRYANT.

5092

4

12

Bryant

Dora

1876

1948

Wife of Thomas M BRYANT.

6309

1

14

Bryant

Eller

1 Aug 1884

3 Aug 1939

Wife of Samuel BRYANT.

“Mother”

4332

8

5

Bryant

Finis M

14 Oct 1894

25 Jun 1896

Son of Thomas M & Dora BRYANT.

6308

1

14

Bryant

Francis E

17 Jun 1836

10 Aug 1858

Son of Horatio T & Nancy BRYANT.

5948

1

2

Bryant

G W

--

--

Husband fo C J BRYANT.

“Father”

6305

6303

1

14

Bryant

George E

1872

1915

Husband of Edna  B (KELL) BRYANT.  Married 26 Sep 1899.

6652

3

12

Bryant

Golden

1911

1966

“Father”

3682

12

7

Bryant

Harrison

--

14 May 1910

Husband of Susan F BRYANT.

Age:  82 years.

Co. I, 143rd Ind. Inf.

 

6311

1

14

Bryant

Harrison J

3 Dec 1889

25 Dec 1961

Husband of Addie M BRYANT.  Married 9 Jan 1916.

3404

12

3

Bryant

Horatio T

10 May 1802

20 Sep 1867

Husband of Nancy BRYANT

5947

1

2

Bryant

Infant

--

--

Infant son of G W & C J BRYANT.

6306

1

14

Bryant

Infant

--

--

Infant son of G W & C J BRYANT.

6307

1

14

Bryant

James W

1859

1940

Husband of Martha E BRYANT.

“Father”

3760

7

1

Bryant

Jesse F

1876

1953

Husband of Carrie B BRYANT.

5169

5

1

Bryant

John L

1878

1957

Husband of Deana BRYANT.

5092

4

12

Bryant

Mahala

1860

1921

Wife of Taylor BRYANT.

6978

2

7

Bryant

Margaret J

--

7 Mar 1869

Wife of James B BRYANT.

Aged 21 ys. 3 ms. 8 ds.

6243

6242

1

11

Bryant

Martha E

1865

1927

Wife of James W BRYANT.

“Mother”

3760

7

1

Bryant

Mary A

1852

1873

--

No headstone found.

?

?

Bryant

Mary E

6 Jul 1847

18 Aug 1857

Daughter of Horatio T & Nancy BRYANT.

5948

1

2

Bryant

Nancy

3 Feb 1809

13 Apr 1876

Wife of Horatio T BRYANT.

5949

1

2

Bryant

Nancy A

1827

1901

--

No headstone found.

?

?

Bryant

Raymond

7 Nov 1909

5 Nov 1911

Son of Jesse F & Carrie B BRYANT.

5170

5

1

Bryant

Samuel

8 Feb 1874

30 May 1941

Husband of Eller BRYANT.

“Father”

4332

8

5

Bryant

Susan F

13 Feb 1839

23 Feb 1886

Wife of Harrison BRYANT.

6310

1

14

Bryant

Taylor

1851

1914

Husband of Mahala BRYANT.

6978

2

7

Bryant

Thomas M

1868

1941

Husband of Dora BRYANT.

6309

1

14

Bryant

William

1832

1880

--

No headstone found.

?

?

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.