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Cemetery Records with photographs of headstones.

Antioch Cemetery

Montgomery Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.2321 N;  Longitude, -87.7260 W
Congressional Location:SE-1/4; SE-1/4; SECTION 22; TOWNSHIP 3S; RANGE 12W
Common Directions:

Located at the former site of the Antioch Church, about 1/10 mile north of the intersection of CR 850W with CR 850S.; 3-1/4 miles southwest of Owensville.

Last updated   13 Oct 2016

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves, using using photographs of the headstones.  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

Inscriptions & Notes

Photo #                   Photo

Sect-
ion

Row

Allen

Larry D

18 Jul 1943

--

Husband of Mary Jane (MARVEL) ALLEN.

0241

West

11

Allen

Mary Jane

10 Jul 1947

17 Oct 2014

nee MARVEL.  Wife of Larry D ALLEN. 


Daughter of Paul Eugene MARVEL & Iva Juanita (MATHEW) MARVEL HAYDEN. 


(Click here to view obituary.)


0241

West

11

Bailey

Mary C

9 Jun 1824

6 Jun 1891

--

1256

1258

East

7

Barrett

Annabel Violet

17 Aug 1918

2 Aug 2016

nee SOKELAND.  Second wife of Benjamin H "Ben"  BARRETT.


Daughter of Martin Welborn & Estel Ethel (McGREGOR) SOKELAND. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

4527

West

4

Barrett

Benjamin H "Ben"

10 Jan 1891

1 Mar 1957

Husband of Lillian (FEVERSTON) Barnett, 1st; and Annabel Violet (SOKELAND) BARRETT, 2nd. 


Son of Henry G & Cynthia M (KNOWLES) BARRETT.


Pfc., 317 Field RMT SQ QMC, WW I.

4527

West

4

Barrett

Clara A

1900

1980

Wife of Jesse K “Jess” BARRETT.

1553

West

5

Barrett

Cynthia M

1869

1947

nee KNOWLES.  Wife of Henry G BARRETT.  Married 6 Nov 1886.

1544

West

4

Barrett

Gary Dewight

31 Jul 1941

9 Apr 2009

Son of Benjamin H "Ben" & Annabel Violet (SOKELAND) BARRETT.


Son:  Gary Dewight Barrett, Jr.


Pfc., US Army, Vietnam.

0541

0542


West

6

Barrett

Gary Dewight, Jr.

5 May 1968

6 May 1968

Son of Mr & Mrs Gary Dewight BARRETT.

0541


West

6

Barrett

Gene

9 Sep 1922

12 Sep 2002

Pfc., US Army, WW II.

1549

1551

West

5

Barrett

Henry G

1865

1943

Husband of Cynthia M (KNOWLES) BARRETT.  Married 6 Nov 1886.

1544

West

4

Barrett

Jesse K “Jess”

1898

1978

Husband of Clara A BARRETT.

1553

West

5

Barrett

Jesse, Jr.

2 Aug 1935

14 Nov 2001

Son of Jesse K “Jess” & Clara A BARRETT.

1550

West

5

Barton

Daisy M

1878

1947

nee CATER.  Wife of William Clarence BARTON.  Married 25 Aug 1897.  Daughter of William & Sallie CATER.

1499

West

2

Barton

John

--

--

Husband of Nancy L (FULLERTON) BARTON.  Married 1 Jun 1872.

No headstone found; 21 Mar 1990 & 2 Oct 2009.

?

?

Barton

Nancy L Fullerton

--

--

nee FULLERTON.  Wife of John BARTON.  Married 1 Jun 1872.

No headstone found; 21 Mar 1990 & 2 Oct 2009.

?

?

Barton

William Clarence

1873

1923

Husband of Daisy M (CATER) BARTON.  Married 25 Aug 1897.  Son of John & Nancy L BARTON.

1499

West

2

Basford

Napoleon O

1852

1925

--

1156

East

1

Bass

Bobby M

25 Dec 1933

30 Oct 1983

--

1617

West

7

Bass

James M

29 Sep 1927

18 Nov 2015

Husband of Ruth J (MARVEL) BASS. 


Married:  1948.


Sons:   Donald Wayne, David Lynn, Jeffrey Lee.

4522

4523

West

11

Bass

Ruth J

1 Mar 1923

--

nee MARVEL.  Wife of James M BASS.


Married:  1948.


Sons:   Donald Wayne, David Lynn, Jeffrey Lee.

4522

4523

West

11

Benson

Beulah Fay

1893

1935

--

1644

West

9

Benson

Vivian F

16 Dec 1907

25 Mar 1950

--

1597

West

7

Bluebaum

Norman

--

--

Lot #22 on corner… No markers… killed while working on the railroad by Antioch Church.  May have been working on bridge across railroad.  They were from out of town and had no family so they were buried in Antioch Cemetery.”

No headstone found; 21 Mar 1990 & 2 Oct 2009.

?

?

Boren

Infant

1 Jan 1852

12 Jan 1852

Infant son of Samuel & Serelda BOREN.

1368

East

12

Boren

Jemima

11 Jul 1804

25 Aug 1853

Wife of John D BOREN.  Married 21 Mar 1821.

1369

East

12

Boren

Jemima

11 May 1853

2 Apr 1854

Daughter of Samuel & Serelda BOREN.

1367

East

12

Boren

John D

--

30 Mar 1867

Husband of Jemima BOREN.

Aged about 63 years.

1370

East

12

Boren

John D

5 Aug 1861

19 De 1882

Married 13 Sep 1880.

Aged 21 Y’s 4 M’s 14 D’s.

1366

East

12

Boren

Margaret Westfall

19 May 1842

1 Sep 1902

Wife of Samuel BOREN.  Married 17 Dec 1885.

Age 60 Y 8 M 12 D.

1417

East

15

Boren

Samuel

10 May 1825

28 Oct 1902

Husband of Serelda BOREN.

1363

East

12

Boren

Serelda

20 Jan 1825

7 Oct 1897

Wife of Samuel BOREN.

1365

East

12

Bowman

Hallie K

4 Oct 1881

14 May 1907

--

1176

East

2

Brown

Vernita

20 Aug 1903

21 Apr 1982

“Mother”

1616

West

7

Cantrell

Loyd O

7 Sep 1886

17 Aug 1887

Son of O W & M CANTRELL.

1204

East

3

Cash

Abbie

29 Feb 1856

23 May 1935

nee MARVEL.  Wife of ? SIMPSON, 1st; and George W CASH, 2nd, married 7 May 1898 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana. 


Daughter of Wesley & Jane (WILLIAMS) MARVEL.

1477

West

2

Clark

Curtis S

1881

1974

Husband of Elsie C CLARK.

“Father”

1540

West

4

Clark

Elsie C

1886

1950

Wife of Curtis S CLARK.

“Mother”

1540

West

4

Cleveland

Evelyn E

13 Sep 1924

--

Wife of Kenneth E CLEVELAND.

1679

West

11

Cleveland

Kenneth E

27 Oct 1924

26 Apr 1974

Husband of Evelyn E CLEVELAND.

SSgt., Army Air Forces.

1679

1680

West

11

Coleman

Clarissa K “Clara” Knowles

16 May 1867

9 Nov 1890

nee KNOWLES.  Wife of Owen W COLEMAN.  Married 16 Sep 1888.

(Aged 23 Years)

1316 (Small monument in Row 8)

1315 (Large monument in Row 9)

East

8

9

Cook

Albert O

16 Jul 1895

23 Jul 1912

Son of Willis & Florence (KNOWLES) SHARP COOK.

1386

East

14

Cook

Willis

1861

1932

Second husband of Florence (KNOWLES) SHARP COOK, married 8 Aug 1891.


Son of Peter & Caroline (MALONE) KOCH .

1386

East

14

Coulter

Etta

9 Jun 1868

19 Dec 1962

Wife of Mack COULTER.

1653

West

9

Coulter

Levi W

8 Dec 1834

4 Feb 1918

Husband of Malissa J (KNOWLES) COULTER.  Married 17 Jul 1856.

“Father”

1649

1651

West

9

Coulter

Mack

30 Nov 1863

16 Mar 1935

Husband of Etta COULTER.

1652

West

9

Coulter

Malissa J

23 Nov 1834

6 Feb 1916

nee KNOWLES.  Wife of Levi W COULTER.  Married 17 Jul 1856.

“Mother”

1649

1650

West

9

Coulter

Opal

5 Oct 1888

14 Jan 1977

Daughter of Mack & Etta COULTER.

1654

West

9

Crawford

Delia L

1894

1971

Daughter of Theodore & Mary E (JONES) CRAWFORD.

 “Daughter”

1502

West

3

Crawford

Effie B Pollard

1868

1921

nee POLLARD.  Wife of William Milo CRAWFORD.  Married 15 Sep 1887.

“Mother”

1468

West

1

Crawford

Eva M

1885

1960

Daughter of Theodore & Mary E (JONES) CRAWFORD.

 “Daughter”

1503

West

3

Crawford

Franklin L

1887

1933

Son of Theodore & Mary E (JONES) CRAWFORD.

 “Son”

1504

West

3

Crawford

Grace

1899

1899

On same stone as Mary M CRAWFORD.

1152

East

1

Crawford

Infant

29 Jul 1888

11 Aug 1888

Son of W M & E B CRAWFORD.

1300

East

9

Crawford

Mary E

22 May 1861

29 Apr 1932

nee JONES.  Wife of Theodore CRAWFORD.  Married 16 Oct 1884


Daughter of Franklin & Comfort (SHARP) JONES.

1505

West

3

Crawford

Mary M

1900

1901

On same stone as Grace CRAWFORD.

1152

East

1

Crawford

Minnie J

1892

1975

Daughter of Theodore & Mary E (JONES) CRAWFORD.

“Daughter”

1501

West

3

Crawford

Theodore

1861

1945

Husband of Mary E (JONES) CRAWFORD.  Married 16 Oct 1884.

1505

West

3

Crawford

William Milo

1863

1940

Husband of Effie B (POLLARD) CRAWFORD.  Married 15 Sep 1887.

“Father”

1469

West

1

Creek

Absolum

--

--

Husband of Mary Ann (GARDNER) CREEK.

1197

East

3

Creek

Clark A

1885

1971

Husband of Lora L CREEK.

1562

West

5

Creek

David Wilbur

1890

1951

Husband of Oria Ellen (JOHNSON) CREEK, 1st, married 2 Sep 1915; and Rova (DAVIS) CREEK, 2nd, married 17 Sep 1921 in Wabash County, Illinois.  Son of Andrew & Luella CREEK.

1448

West

1

Creek

John N

1898

1942

“Father”

1575

West

6

Creek

Lora L

1883

1944

Wife of Clark A CREEK.

1562

West

5

Creek

Margret

1853

1933

Wife of Turner CREEK.

1576

West

6

Creek

Mary Ann

--

28 Oct 1899

nee GARDNER.  Wife fo Absolum CREEK.  Married 9 Oct 1862.

Aged 58 Y. 8 M. 7 D.

1196

East

3

Creek

Rova

1 Oct 1892

14 May 1988

nee DAVIS.  Second wife of David Wilbur CREEK.  Married 17 Sep 1921, Wabash County, Illinois.  Daughter of James & Margaret T  "Maggie" DAVIS.

1447

West

1

Creek

Turner

1864

1932

Husband of Margret CREEK.

1576

West

6

Section and Row definitions. 

Cemetery has three sections:  East, West and a new addition to the south of the West section.  Rows were numbered beginning on the east side of each section.

View of the front of Antioch Church, by Eric Knoles, June 1996
View of the rear of Antioch Church, by Eric Knoles, June 1996.
1141  View of the cemetery from the intersection of CR 850W and CR 850S
1143  View of East (foreground) and West sections of the cemetery.
1442  In foreground, only stone in East, Row 16; West, Row 1 on right.
1669  View of the new Southwest section, from the northwest corner looking east.