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Cemetery Records with photographs of headstones.

Owensville Cemetery

(aka Owensville I.O.O.F. Cemetery)

Montgomery Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.2711 N;  Longitude, -87.6975 W
Congressional Location:NE-1/4; NW-1/4; SECTION 12; TOWNSHIP 3S; RANGE 12W
Common Directions:

Located on the west side of Owensville.  Main entrance is at the intersection of Elm and West Montgomery Streets.  Bounded on the north by West Brumitt Street (Hwy 165), on the east by Elm Street, and the south by West Warrick Street.  Second entrance at the northwest corner of the cemetery from West Brumitt (Hwy 165).

Last updated 28 Nov 2017

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 plus a few unknown due to missing, unreadable, destroyed or broken markers.  
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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Inscriptions & Notes

Photo #                   Photo

Sect-
ion

Row

Abbott

Anthony Wayne “Andy”

21 Apr 1968

23 May 2009

Husband of Robin ABBOTT.  Son of Farris & Mary (GRINDSTAFF) ABBOTT.


(Click here to view obituary.).

5521

7306

CW

16

Abbott

Wanda B

5 Sep 1922

3 Nov 1972

--

5350

SE

1

Adams

Opal I

--

--

Wife of Paul W ADAMS.

5641

SE

9

Adams

Paul W

--

27 May 1985

Husband of Opal I ADAMS.

Age 80.

5641

SE

9

Ahlefeld

Emmaline

1856

1940

Wife of Fred W AHLEFELD.

6157

CE

4

Ahlefeld

Fred W

1853

1931

Husband of Emmaline AHLEFELD.

6157

CE

4

Allen

Edward G, Rev.

26 Jul 1915

1 Jan 1985

Husband of Nyla B (BROWN) ALLEN.  Married 25 Nov 1939.

0604

SE

4

Allen

Nyla B

19 Nov 1921

7 Jan 2011

Wife of Rev. Edward G ALLEN.  Married 25 Nov 1939.  Daughter of Quency & Sadie M (HESTER) BROWN.


(Click here to view obituary.)

0604

SE

4

Allison

Claude

1883

1955

Husband of Neva ALLISON. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

6869

CW

6

Allison

Neva

1892

1973

Wife of Claude ALLISON.

6869

CW

6

Alvis

Sylvia L

2 Sep 1926

10 Feb 1999

nee RIGGS.

Mother of:  Charles, Paula, Karen, Janice.

5668

5669

SE

10

Alvis

Tony Wayne

7 Sep 1974

18 Sep 1974

“Our son”

5610

SE

8

Anderson

Clarica

16 Jan 1859

14 Feb 1945

nee WHITROW.  Wife of John Henry ANDERSON.

7147

CW

12

Anderson

Frances M

1915

1990

Wife of Paul E ANDERSON.

5684

SE

10

Anderson

Helen I

10 Nov 1897

21 Jan 1990

Wife of Paul R ANDERSON.

5724

NE

2

Anderson

John Henry

1 Sep 1858

20 Mar 1942

Husband of Clarica (WHITROW) ANDERSON.

7147

CW

12

Anderson

Ova

1884

1964

--

5685

SE

10

Anderson

Paul E

1913

1974

Husband of Frances M ANDERSON.

5684

SE

10

Anderson

R "Lois"

15 Jun 1937

28 Jun 2014

nee SMITH. 


Daughter of W Frank & Beulah (ANDERSON) SMITH. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

0287

CE

5

Anderson

Ronnie P

28 Jul 1944

--

--

7384

W

2

Anderson

Theresa K

10 Jan 1967

10 Nov 2017

nee MORRIS.  Wife of John ANDERSON.   

Daughter of Robert & Mary Ann (MAYER) MORRIS.

(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

?

?

Antey

Robert J

23 Mar 1942

--

“I love Ruth I ANTEY”

5591

SE

8

Apel

Ruth Denney

1916

1988

nee DENNEY.  Daughter of Harry A & Ruth D DENNEY.

6011

NE

25

Armstrong

Annie B

1878

1963

Wife of John T ARMSTRONG.

6155

CE

4

Armstrong

Betty M

16 Aug 1934

--

nee HUCK.  Wife of Joe Lynn ARMSTRONG.  Married 23 Aug 1957.

Our children:  Michael, David, Thomas, Debra.

7328

7329

CW

17

Armstrong

Daniel

1867

1938

Husband of Emma ARMSTRONG.

“Husband”

7245

CW

14

Armstrong

Daniel T

1916

1945

Pfc., Co., F, 157th Inf., 45th Div.

“Buried in France”

5764

NE

4

Armstrong

Elizabeth Ann

12 Nov 1939

2 Dec 2010

Daughter of Daniel Timothy ARMSTRONG & Marjorie Etta (RILEY) ARMSTRONG.


(Click here to view obituary.)

0592


?

?

Armstrong

Emily

24 Nov 1827

1 Jan 1902

Wife of William S ARMSTRONG.

6703

CW

2

Armstrong

Emma

1879

1949

Wife of Daniel ARMSTRONG.

“Wife”

7245

CW

14

Armstrong

Francis

--

17 Mar 1919

Son of John & Annabelle ARMSTRONG.

6164

CE

4

Armstrong

Haven

8 Jul 1911

11 Aug 1985

Husband of Helen ARMSTRONG.

7175

7176

CW

13

Armstrong

Helen

5 Aug 1912

6 Jul 2000

nee MOUNTS.  Wife of Haven ARMSTRONG.

7175

7177

CW

13

Armstrong

Henry

1878

1920

Husband of Myrtle ARMSTRONG.

“Father”

7178

7181

CW

13

Armstrong

Joe Lynn

13 Nov 1935

--

Husband of Betty M ARMSTRONG.  Married 23 Aug 1957.

Our children:  Michael, David, Thomas, Debra.

7328

7329

CW

17

Armstrong

John T

1873

1944

Husband of Annie B ARMSTRONG.

6155

CE

4

Armstrong

Kirby

26 May 1799

15 Sep 1894

--

6706

CW

2

Armstrong

Martha

1908

1933

--

6163

CE

4

Armstrong

Mary

25 Sep 1841

3 Jul 1880

Wife of Thomas ARMSTRONG.

Aged 38 Y’s 9 M’s 8 D’s.

6183

CE

5

Armstrong

Millard C

10 Sep 1875

11 Jul 1876

Son of Thomas & Mary ARMSTRONG.

6182

CE

5

Armstrong

Morgan

28 May 1855

14 Mar 1859

Son of William S & Emily ARMSTRONG.

6704

6705

CW

2

Armstrong

Myrtle

1881

1969

Wife of Henry ARMSTRONG.

“Mother”

7178

7180

CW

13

Armstrong

William S

1 May 1824

24 Jul 1877

Husband of Emily ARMSTRONG.

6703

CW

2

Ashmead

Anna

10 Apr 1859

28 Sep 1859

Daughter fo Joseph R & Eliza (TOWNSEND) ASHMEAD.

6822

CW

5

Ashmead

Eliza

19 Jan 1837

11 Feb 1860

nee TOWNSEND.  First wife of J R ASHMEAD.  Married 15 May 1856.

(Stone is broken in half.)

6823

CW

5

Ashmead

Hosea

abt 1791

1840-1850

Husband of Rachel ASHMEAD.

(Not living at time of the 1850 census.  Bottom of stone is buried.)

6824

CW

5

Ashmead

Mary Alice

12 Jul 1857

2 Oct 1858

Daughter of Joseph R & Eliza (TOWNSEND) ASHMEAD.

6821

CW

5

Ashmead

Rachel

19 Jun 1806

3 Jan 1871

Consort of Hosea ASHMEAD.

Aged 64 ys. 6 ms. 14 ds.

6825

CW

5

Auldrige

Elizabeth

26 Jan 1804

30 Nov 1873

nee GARRETT.  Wife of John AULDRIGE.  Married 24 Feb 1820.

(Note:  Surname is lacking ending “e” on her stone.)

7001

CW

9

Auldrige

John

31 May 1802

?

Husband of Elizabeth (GARRETT) AULDRIGE.  Married 24 Feb 1820.

(Date of death is buried.)

7002

CW

9

Ayers

Claramond

31 Jan 1810

4 Aug 1875

Aged 65 Ys. 6 Ms. 4 Ds.

6100

CE

2

Ayers

John

3 Apr 1800

5 Aug 1860

First husband of Theodosia (McCRARY) AYERS LEGRANGE.  Married 13 Oct 1825.

6913

CW

7

Section and Row definitions. 

Five sections were defined for this survey:  North (N), southeast (SE), center-east (CE), center-west(CW) and west (W.)  Rows were numbered starting at the east side of each section.

               

5330  View of the southeast section of the cemetery.
6649  Access road dividing center-east and center-west sections of the cemetery.
5875  View of the northeast corner of cemetery.
7737  View of center-west section from northwest entrance from Brumitt St.