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Cemetery Records with photographs of headstones.

Emerson Hill Cemetery


Montgomery Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3173 N;  Longitude, -87.7000 W
Congressional Location:NE-1/4; NW-1/4; SECTION 25; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 12W
Common Directions:

Located about 300 feet south of County Road 250S (steep climb up a grass access path,) about 0.4 mile west of the intersection with County Road 675W; 3-1/4 miles north of Owensville.

Last updated  25 Sep 2012

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 certainly are unmarked graves and it appears there must be a number of 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.   
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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Inscriptions & Notes

Photo #                   Photo

Sect-
ion

Row

Armstrong

Arthur

11 Jun 1874

1 Oct 1877

Stone Broken.  Son of Warrick & Nancy (MAUCK) ARMSTRONG

4499

N/A

9

Armstrong

Clarence

13 Sep 1876

11 Sep 1904

Son of Warrick & Nancy (MAUCK) ARMSTRONG

4505
4506

4507

N/A

9

Armstrong

Clemma

9 Nov 1887

20 Apr 1889

Son of Warrick & Nancy (MAUCK) ARMSTRONG

4500

N/A

9

Armstrong

Ensel

26 Feb 1897

9 Jul 1897

Son of Warrick & Nancy (MAUCK) ARMSTRONG

4505

N/A

9

Armstrong

Nancy

24 Jan 1851

5 Mar 1897

nee MAUCK. Wife of Warrick ARMSTRONG.  Daughter of Jacob & Mary Ann (BREWER) MAUCK.   

4502

4503

4506

N/A

9

Armstrong

Warrick

6 Feb 1849

7 Jan 1919

Husband of Nancy (MAUCK) ARMSTRONG.

4502

4504

N/A

9

Armstrong

Willard

11 Sep 1889

3 May 1890

Son of Warrick & Nancy (MAUCK) ARMSTRONG 

4287

N/A

9

Ayers

Eliza J

--

11 Oct 1851

Daughter of H. & E. AYERS    Aged 3 days.

4470

N/A

7

Ayers

Rachel A

12 Oct 1846

6 Mar 1883

Wife of Logan AYERS    Aged 36 yrs., ? Mos, ? d.

4554

N/A

14

Bingham

Jane

4 Nov 1835

16 Jun 1876

nee ROBERTS.  Wife of William Garner BINGHAM.  Married 19 Apr 1859.

Age 40 Yrs. 7 Mos. 12 Ds.

4474

4475

4477

N/A

8

Bingham

William Garner

3 Feb 1835

19 May 1901

Husband of Jane (ROBERTS) BINGHAM.  Married 19 Apr 1859.

Age 66 Yrs. 3 Mos. 16 Ds.    

4473

4475

4476

N/A

8

Burke

Ellenor

7 Jun 1843

10 Feb 1879

Wife of Samuel BURKE.

Aged 35 Y. 8 M. 3 D.

4471

N/A

7

Davis

Abijah

--

22 Nov 1863

Aged 63 Years.

4517

N/A

11

Davis

William

10 Jan 1826

1 Mar 1882

Aged 56 years. 1 month &. 22 days.
Captain, Co. A., 58th Reg. Ind. Inf.

4536

4537

N/A

12

Emerson

Charles M

18 Nov 1836

11 Apr 1879

Husband of Sarah (ROBERTS) EMERSON YEAGER,  married 19 Nov 1857.

4432

4433

N/A

2

Emerson

Logan

10 Dec 1870

27 Mar 1878

Son of Reuben & Lucinda Jane (MAUCK) EMERSON.   

4460

4461

N/A

6

Emerson

Lucinda Jane

6 May 1833

4 Apr 1879

nee MAUCK.  First wife of Ruben EMERSON.  Married 19 Oct 1854.

4462

N/A

6

Emerson

Ruben

29 Nov 1834

12 Sep 1895

Husband of Lucinda Jane (MAUCK) EMERSON.  Married 19 Oct 1854.

4463

4464

N/A

6

Fravel

Allice A

19 Sep 1887

29 Sep 1888

Daughter of W. B. & S. T. FRAVEL.   

4429

4573

N/A

15

Fravel

Infant

10 Oct 1855

10 Oct 1855

Infant daughter of Joseph M & Mary Ann (SIMLER)  FRAVEL    

4484

N/A

8

Fravel

Infant

25 Apr 1863

25 Apr 1863

Infant daughter of Joseph M & Mary Ann (SIMLER)  FRAVEL.

4487

N/A

8

Fravel

Jesse

5 Nov 1885

29 Sep 1886

Son of W. B. & S. T. FRAVEL.  

4564

4574

N/A

 

Fravel

John H

4 Nov 1848

28 Mar 1854

Son of Joseph M & Mary Ann (SIMLER)  FRAVEL.   

4484

N/A

8

Fravel

Joseph A

13 Feb 1859

14 May 1860

Son of Joseph M & Mary Ann (SIMLER) FRAVEL    

4487

4483

N/A

8

Fravel

Joseph M

28 Dec 1817

13 Jun 1873

Husband of Mary Ann (SIMLER) FRAVEL.  Married 31 Mar 1844.
Son of Benjamin & Elizabeth (MILEY) FRAVEL.

Aged 61 Y. 5 M. 15 D.

4485

N/A

8

Fravel

Mary Ann

14 Sep 1821

3 Mar 1907

nee SIMLER.  Wife of Joseph M FRAVEL.  Married 31 Mar 1844.

(Click here to view obituary.)

4486

N/A

8

Fravel

Sarah T

3 Jun 1856

14 Apr 1896

nee THOMPSON.  Wife of William Benjamin FRAVEL. Married 7 Jun 1877.    

4566

4568
4572

N/A

15

Fravel

Susana

4 Sep 1878

21 Sep 1878

Daughter of William Benjamin & Sarah T (THOMPSON) FRAVEL.

(Date of death is now set in concrete base on the small stone.)   

4561

4564

4575

N/A

15

Fravel

William Benjamin

29 Mar 1851

27 Feb 1896

Husband of Sarah T (THOMPSON) FRAVEL.  Married 7 Jun 1877.  Son of Joseph M & Mary Ann (SIMLER) FRAVEL. 

4565

4568

N/A

15

Fravel

William B

17 Mar 1896

6 Jul 1896

Son of Wiiiam Benjamin. & Sarah T (THOMPSON) FRAVEL    

4429

4575

N/A

15

Gabbert

Nancy Ann

18 May 1876

14 Aug 1888

Daughter of Peter & M. GABBERT    

Headstone not found 12 Nov 2009.

N/A

?

Gambrel

Elihu

14 Aug 1831

23 Feb 1866

First husband of Mary Jane (STONE) GAMBREL, married 8 Sep 1851.  Son of Henry & Mary “Polly” (ROBERTS) GAMBREL.

Aged 34 Ys. 6 Ms. 9 Ds.


(Note:  Thanks to Dave Gambrel, 24 Jun 2011 for additional family information.)

4547

4548

N/A

13

Gambrel

Henry

--

14 Oct 1875

Husband of Mary "Polly" (ROBERTS) GAMBREL, 1st, married 22 Jan 1819;  Nancy (MONTGOMERY) GAMBREL, 2nd, married 16 Oct 1839; Lydia (JOHNSON) GAMBREL, 3rd, married 13 Dec 1863; and Julia Ann (THOMAS), 4th, married 5 Oct 1871.


Born in South Carolina.

Aged 77 Y’rs. 10 M’s. 4 D’s.

4543

4545

N/A

13

Gambrel

Mary “Polly”

1803

after 1836 & before 1840

nee ROBERTS.  First wife of Henry GAMBREL.  Married 22 Jan 1819.

Headstone not found 12 Nov 2009.

N/A

?

Gambrel

Nancy

--

12 Jul 1862

nee MONTGOMERYSecond wife of Henry GAMBREL .

Aged 48 Years. 8 M’s. 14 D’s.

4544

N/A

13

Humphreys

Jefferson M

17 Jan 1811

15 Oct 1868

Consort of Lyda HUMPHREYS.

Aged  57 yrs. 8 mos. 28 dys.

4449

N/A

4

Humphreys

Lyda

27 Nov 1820

10 Jan 1880

Wife of Jefferson M HUMPHREYS.   

4450

N/A

4

Humphreys

Maggie A

14 Feb 1859

1 May 1881

Wife of W. F. HUMPHREYS.    

4441

N/A

3

Johnson

Nelson

--

4 Feb 1861

Aged 51 y’s  7 m’s 25 d’s.

4542

N/A

13

Knowles

Ellen

--

3 Mar 1870

Wife of William B. KNOWLES.

Aged 26 ys. 1 mo. 6 ds.

4534

N/A

12

Knowles

John B

--

13 Nov 1863

Son of W. B. & C. KNOWLES.

Aged 11 Months.

4535

N/A

12

Koch

Caroline

29 Apr 1840

5 Mar 1874

nee MALONE.  Wife of Peter KOCH.  Married 5 Mar 1857.

4510

N/A

10

Koch

Clement

21 Dec 1862

6 May 1874

Son of Peter. & Caroline KOCH    

4509

N/A

10

Loftin

Infant

11 Oct 1893

17 Mar 1897

Daughter of M. T. & Rebecca LOFTIN    

Headstone not found 12 Nov 2009.

N/A

?

Lucas

George W

--

10 Jan 1872

Son of L. & H. LUCAS    

Aged 13 Yrs. 6 M’s. 6 D’s.

(Note:  Footstone has been reset same row, but wrong location.)

4440

4437

N/A

3

Lucas

Infant

--

30 Aug 1855

Daughter of Francis & Mary Lucas.    

Age 6 dys.

Headstone not found 12 Nov 2009


(Above photo from "Find-A-Grave"  Created by John Barrett.  Photo taken by his father, Dr. John Barrett in 1974.)

N/A

?

Lucas

Mary E

14 Dec 1890

1 Apr 1893

Daughter of Millard & Ettie LUCAS    

4515

N/A

11

Marvel

J P

31 Aug 18??

--

(Partial Stone)    

Headstone not found 12 Nov 2009.

N/A

?

Marvel

J W

28 Feb 1863

15 May 1873

Son of Wesley & Jane MARVEL.

4518

N/A

11

Marvel

Jane

15 Jan 1834

20 Aug 1912

nee DAVIS.  Wife of Wesley MARVEL.  Married 27 Jan 1853.

4519

N/A

11

Marvel

Julius

22 Jan 1861

29 Jun 1923

Son of Wesley & Jane MARVEL.  

4520

N/A

11

Marvel

Wesley

22 Oct 1829

14 Mar 1913

Husband of Jane (DAVIS) MARVEL.  Married 27 Jan 1853.   

4519

N/A

11

Mauck

Celestina

--

22 Dec 1845

nee HARGROVE.  First wife of Jacob W MAUCK, married 8 Sep 1842.

Aged 23 Y’s 10 M’s.

4495

N/A

9

Mauck

Ephraim

 

29 Feb 1860

Age 55 yrs. 4 mos. 7 dys.

Headstone not found 12 Nov 2009.

N/A

?

Mauck

Grace “Gracy”

20 Dec 1791

1 Feb 1863

nee BROYLES.  Wife of Jospeh MAUCK.  Married 15 Oct 1807.

4467

4468

N/A

6

Mauck

Jacob W

--

11 Dec 1878

Husband of Celestina (HARGROVE) MAUCK, 1st married 8 Sep 1842; and Mary Ann (BREWER) MAUCK, 2nd married  11 Apr 1848.

Aged 64 Y’s. 3 M. 21 D’s.

4496

N/A

9

Mauck

John

25 Mar 1802

25 Mar 1846

Husband of Jane (CARTER) MAUCK.

Aged 44 Years.

4491

4492

N/A

9

Mauck

Joseph

7 Sep 1787

9 Mar 1857

Husband of Grace “Gracy” (BROYLES) MAUCK.  Married 15 Oct 1807.

4466

4465

N/A

6

Mauck

Julius

15 Jan 1839

15 Mar 1853

Son of John & Jane (CARTER) MAUCK    Aged 14 Yrs. 2 Mos..

4491

N/A

9

Mauck

Julius

28 Dec 1810

20 Jun 1838

Husband of Eliza (SPORE) MAUCK.  Son of Joseph & Grace “Gracy” (BROYLES) MAUCK.

4493

N/A

9

Mauck

Mary Ann

--

9 Dec 1878

nee BREWER.  Second wife of Jacob MAUCK, married 11 Apr 1848.

Aged 50 Y’s 10 M. 21 D’s.

4497

N/A

9

Mauck

Mary Ellen

--

26 Aug 1849

Daughter of Abraham & Nancy MAUCK    

Aged 3 wks. 5 dys.

4480

N/A

8

Mauck

William

4 Oct 1855

8 Jun 1857

Son of Jacob & Mary Ann (BREWER) MAUCK    

Headstone not found 12 Nov 2009.

(Above photo from "Find-A-Grave"  Created by John Barrett.  Photo taken by his father, Dr. John Barrett in 1974.)

N/A

?

McClellan

Mary Frances

--

8 Mar 1876

Daughter of G. W. & N. M. McCLELLAN.

Aged 1 Y. 11 M. 1 D.

4442

N/A

3

Moore

Infant

5 Feb 1902

5 Feb 1902

Daughter of J. P. & M. C. MOORE.    

4452

N/A

4

Music

Lidia

--

29 Feb 1860

nee FORBSELL.  Wife of Ephraim MUSIC.  Married 3 Nov 1825.

(Top of stone is lost.)

Aged 55 y’s. 4 m’s. 7 d’s.

4511

N/A

10

Musick

Ephriam

--

5 Feb 1879

Husband of Mary A (MASSEY) MUSICK. Married 27 Feb 1861.

Aged 46 Ys. 2 Ms. 12 Ds.

4429

4430

N/A

2

Musick

Mary A

--

11 Dec 1877

nee MASSEY.  Wife of Ephriam MUSICK.  Married 27 Feb 1861.

Aged 39 Ys. 2 Ms. 12 Ds.

4427

4428

N/A

2

Section and Row definitions. 

Cemetery is all in one section.  Rows were numbered beginning on the east side of the cemetery.

4215  View of the center of the cemetery looking east.
4216  View of the souteast portion of the cemetery.
4217  View of the southwest corner (entrance) of the cemetery.
4218  View of the west edge of the cemetery looking south.