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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   29 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 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

Madden

Donald

25 Arp 1921

2 Jan 1945

Tech. Sergeant, Co. L,  253rd Inf., 63rd Div., 7th Army, US Army, WW II.  “Died in France”

6888

CW

6

Madden

John W

17 Aur 1919

25 Feb 1943

Son of John W & Lucretia MADDEN.

SSgt., US Army.

“He gave his life for his county.”

6772

CW

4

Madden

John W

1889

1934

Husband of Lucretia MADDEN.

6773

CW

4

Madden

Lucretia

1894

1980

Wife of John W MADDEN.

6773

CW

4

Maikranz

Donald W

10 Jul 1940

28 Dec 2013

Son of Doyle "Granny" & Edith Helen (WILSON) MAIKRANZ. 


US Air Force



(Click here to view obituary.)

0251

W

2

Maikranz

Doyle “Granny”

10 May 1913

6 Jan 1999

Husband of Edith Helen (WILSON) MAIKRANZ.  Married 15 Oct 1931.


Our children:  Billy Joe, James, Donald, Kenneth, Nancy, Roger.

“Father”

7355

7356

W

1

Maikranz

Edith Helen

11 Jan 1913

15 Sep 2002

nee WILSON.  Wife of Doyle MAIKRANZ.  Married 15 Oct 1931. 


Daughter of Quince & Clara Anna (ROSE) WILSON.


Our children:  Billy Joe, James, Donald, Kenneth, Nancy, Roger.

“Mother”

7355

7356

W

1

Maikranz

James Leon

5 Feb 1935

6 Mar 2014

Son of Doyle "Granny" & Edith Helen (WILSON) MAIKRANZ. 


US Air Force



(Click here to view obituary.)

0252

W

2

Maikranz

Nancy Rose

27 Sep 1945

16 Dec 2011

Daughter of Doyle "Granny" & Edith Helen (WILSON) MAIKRANZ. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

0119

W

2

Majors

A Crisola

1907

1976

Wife of Virgil A MAJORS.

5560

SE

7

Majors

Virgil A

1902

1974

Husband of A Crisola MAJORS.

5560

SE

7

Malone

Absalom

17 Feb 1823

15 Jul 1886

Husband of Elizabeth MALONE.

6588

CE

13

Malone

Alma Kennett

1902

1986

nee KENNETT.  Wife of George Kirklin MALONE.

6247

CE

6

Malone

Elijah

--

--

Pvt., Co. H, 143 Reg. Indiana Inf.


6640

CE

14

Malone

Elizabeth

--

25 Jun 1860

Wife of John MALONE.

“Aged about 70 Years.”

6591

CE

13

Malone

George Kirklin

1900

1972

Husband of Alma (KENNETT) MALONE.

6247

CE

6

Malone

Helen Kathleen

28 Mar 1936

23 Oct 1936

Daughter of George Kirklin & Alma (KENNETT) MALONE.

6246

CE

6

Malone

John

--

9 Aug 1869

Husband of Elizabeth MALONE.

“Aged about 80 Years.”

6590

CE

13

Malone

Sarah Elizabeth

25 Jul 1828

14 Sep 1877

Wife of Absalom MALONE.

6589

CE

13

Mangrum

Charles D

25 Jun 1872

26 Mar 1891

Son of James L & Mary P MANGRUM.

6198

CE

5

Mangrum

James L

25 Dec 1851

11 May 1900

Husband of Mary P MANGRUM.

6197

CE

5

Mangrum

Mary P

9 Oct 1851

5 Jul 1926

Wife of James L MANGRUM.

6197

CE

5

Manning

Jennifer Lynn

22 Nov 1981

25 Nov 1981

Twin of Jessican Nicole MANNING.

5513

SE

6

Manning

Jessica Nicole

22 Nov 1981

24 Nov 1981

Twin of Jennifer Lynn MANNING.

5513

SE

6

Maricle

Patsy A

24 Oct 1871

16 Jan 1955

Wife of Sylvester MARICLE.

6049

CE

1

Maricle

Sylvester

26 Jan 1862

11 Oct 1941

Husband of Patsy A MARICLE.

6049

CE

1

Marlow

Kenneth D

1926

1981

--

5681

SE

10

Marlow

Shelly

6 Jul 1877

25 Jun 1967

--

5618

SE

8

Marlow

Thelma

1917

1970

--

5681

SE

10

Martin

Alfred

29 Aug 1838

13 Oct 1912

Husband of Fanny L MARTIN, 1st ; Elizabeth E MARTIN, 2nd; and Anna “Annie” MARTIN, 3rd.

6695

CW

2

Martin

Annie

1853

1929

Third wife of Alfred MARTIN.

6697

CW

2

Martin

Betty Jo

3 Sep 1932

5 May 1943

“Daughter”

6332

CE

8

Martin

Charles W

21 Nov 1877

15 Jul 1892

Son of G & G MARTIN.

7226

CW

14

Martin

Earl E

1911

1976

Husband of Hildamae MARTIN.

5884

NE

12

Martin

Elizabeth E

12 Feb 1834

12 Jan 1887

Second wife of Alfred MARTIN.

6696

CW

2

Martin

Fanny L

13 Jan 1841

25 Feb 1870

Consort of Alfred MARTIN. (1st, wife)

Aged 29 yrs. 1 mo. 12 ds.

6694

CW

2

Martin

Gertie M

8 Jul 1919

16 Oct 2015

nee MARCUM.  Wife of Robert E MARTIN. 


Daughter of Ike & Alma (TAYLOR) MARCUM. 


(Click here to view obituary.)


0114


W 

3

Martin

Harold E

13 Jun 1894

26 Dec 1981

Husband of Pearl J MARTIN.

6499

CE

11

Martin

Helen Marie

8 Jul 1915

2 Sep 2003

Daughter of Harold E & Pearl J MARTIN.

Sgt., US Marine Corps., WW II.

6500

6501

CE

11

Martin

Hildamae

1915

2002

nee DAUGHERTY.  Wife of Earl E MARTIN.  Daughter of Oscar N & Capitola E DAUGHERTY.

5884

NE

12

Martin

Infant

3 Feb 1870

3 Feb 1870

Infant of ? & ? MARTIN.

“Born & Died” same date.

(Probably a child of Alfred & Fanny L MARTIN – buried in plot adjacent to Fanny who died about 3 weeks later.)

6693

CW

2

Martin

John N

14 Oct 1931

--

Husband of K Elaine MARTIN.  Married 15 Oct 1950. 

Our Children:  John Steven, David Brent, Bethanne (Nazareth), Karen Elaine.

0109

0110


W

3

Martin

K Elaine

26 Jun 1932

--

Wife of John N MARTIN.  Married 15 Oct 1950. 

Our Children:  John Steven, David Brent, Bethanne (Nazareth), Karen Elaine.

0109

0110


W

3

Martin

Kenneth Earl

8 Dec 1934

3 Sep 2015

Husband of Shirley MARTIN. 


Son of Earl E & Hildamae (DAUGHERTY) MARTIN. 


Pvt 2 Cl, US Army, 82nd Airborne Division.  Korea.


(Click here to view obituary.)


Note:  It appears his marker is on the same plot as his sister Jenny Lee (Martin) Pifer.

4361

4360

SE

5

Martin

Mildred E Witherspoon

28 Oct 1918

15 Sep 1961

nee WITHERSPOON.

5391

SE

2

Martin

Pearl J

1 Sep 1895

11 Jun 1958

Wife of Harold E MARTIN.

6499

CE

11

Martin

Robert E

26 Feb 1925

12 Jul 2011

Husband of Gertie (MARCUM) MARTIN.  Son of George & Marcel Pearl (JULIAN) MARTIN.


US Navy, WW II, Korea.


(Click here to view obituary.)

0114


W 

3

Martin

Violet Fern Tucker

5 Jan 1914

5 Aug 1973

nee TUCKER.  Wife of Doyce F MARTIN.

6331

CE

8

Marvel

Byron O

9 May 1884

27 Dec 1982

Husband of Ora E MARVEL.  Married 14 Sep 1904.

5785

NE

5

Marvel

Elsie F

1898

--

Daughter fo James & Emma (GARRETT) MARVEL.

“Daughter”

6886

CW

6

Marvel

Emma Garrett

1873

1955

nee GARRETT.  Wife of James MARVEL.

“Mother”

6886

CW

6

Marvel

James

1865

1931

Husband of Emma (GARRETT) MARVEL.

“Father”

6886

CW

6

Marvel

Ora E

18 Apr 1885

13 Dec 1972

Wife of Byron O MARVEL.  Married 14 Sep 1904.

5785

NE

5

Mason

Jack

1930

--

Husband of Louise MASON.

6153

CE

4

Mason

Louise

1933

1993

Wife of Jack MASON.

6153

CE

4

Massey

Abraham

1 Mar 1810

19 Nov 1878

Husband of Sallie (HENSLEY) MASSEY, 1st, married 24 NOv 1831; and Mary (MONTGOMERY) SPRIGGS MASSEY, 2nd , married 6 Oct 1841; and Mary (SAULMON) MASSEY, 3rd, married 5 May 1855.

“Born in Caswell Co., N.C.”
(Note:  Informaton on this Massey family courtesy of Gerald "Jerry" Spore.)

6907

CW

7

Massey

Benjamin H

6 Oct 1835

5 Mar 1908

Husband of Martha J (SLOAN) MASSEY.  Married 22 Sep 1864.  Son of Abraham & Sallie (HENSLEY) MASSEY. 

Pvt., Co H, 17th Reg., Indiana Infantry.  Civil War.


(Click here to view obituary.)


6380

CE

8

Massey

Eli

--

5 Sep 1866

Husband of Frances MASSEY.

Aged 60 years.

6864

CW

6

Massey

Eliza Fay

14 Feb 1898

12 Mar 1900

Daughter of H & W C MASSEY.

6218

CE

5

Massey

Fannie B

--

15 Jan 1898

Aged 81 Y. 2 M. 5 D.

7206

CW

13

Massey

Fanny

1814

1907

--

6374

CE

8

Massey

Frances

--

25 Dec 1859

Wife of Eli MASSEY.

Aged 51 years.

6862

CW

6

Massey

Garvin R

1903

1970

Husband of Mary G MASSEY.

5933

NE

17

Massey

Hiram B

1868

18 Dec 1914

Husband of Permelia (MARVEL) MASSEY, 1st, married 6 Jun 1900; and first husband of Kate M (LEHR) MASSEY KNOWLES, 2nd, married 1 Apr 1910.  Son of Abraham & Mary W (SAULMON) MASSEY.
(Note:  Wife is buried at Antioch Cemetery.  Information courtesy of Gerald "Jerry" SPORE.)

(Click here to view obituary.)

5925

5924

NE

16

Massey

Ida A

26 Jan 1909

4 Jun 1989

Wife of Roy E MASSEY.

“Wife”

5903

NE

14

Massey

James H

18 May 1842

24 Nov 1912

Husband of Lucy L MASSEY.

6031

CE

1

Massey

John Bedford

1882

1959

Husband of Lotus MASSEY.

(Click here to view obituary.)

5624

SE

8

Massey

John H

--

11 Dec 1882

Son of Benjamin H & Martha J MASSEY.

Aged 16 y. 22 d.

6378

CE

8

Massey

Joseph F

8 Jun 1866

19 Mar 1906

Husband of Sallie C (SMITH) MASSEY.  Married 23 Feb 1890.  Son of Abraham & Mary W (SAULMON) MASSEY.

(Click here to view obituary.)

5935

NE

17

Massey

Joseph S

1858

1862

Son of Abraham & Mary W (SAULMON) MASSEY.

(Dates are buried.)
(Note:  Informaton courtesy of Gerald "Jerry" Spore.)

6911

CW

7

Massey

Julia A

--

24 May 1862

Daughter of Abraham & Mary W (SAULMON) MASSEY.

Aged 1 yr. 9 mos. 26 ds.

6910

CW

7

Massey

Lotus

1906

2000

Wife of John MASSEY.

5624

SE

8

Massey

Lucy L

11 May 1843

7 Mar 1880

Wife of James H MASSEY.

6031

CE

1

Massey

Margaret

14 Sep 1874

14 Sep 1874

Daughter of Benjamin H & Martha J MASSEY.

6377

CE

8

Massey

Marian Helen

1912

22 Dec 2003

nee HIGHSMITH.  Wife of Paul Warren MASSEY.  Daughter of Harry HIGHSMITH.

5926

NE

16

Massey

Martha J

5 Jan 1842

21 Sep 1927

nee SLOAN.  Wife of Benjamin H MASSEY.  Married 22 Sep 1864.

6380

CE

8

Massey

Mary G

1909

1993

Wife of Garvin R MASSEY.

5933

NE

17

Massey

Mary J

1845

1920

nee WILLIAMS.  Wife of Thomas MASSEY.  Married 23 May 1863.

5931

NE

17

Massey

Mary W "Polly"

1824

15 Oct 1915

nee SAULMON.  Wife of Vardeman EATON, 1st, married 26 Oct 1841; and third, wife of Abraham MASSEY, 2nd, married 5 May 1855.  Daughter of Elijah & Henrietta (OVERTON) SAULMON.

“Grandmother”

(Click here to view obituary.)

6906

CW

7

Massey

Nellie

--

2 Jan 1869

Daughter of Benjamin H & Martha J MASSEY.

Aged ? yr. 6 ds.

6376

CE

8

Massey

Paul Warren

1911

1990

Husband of Marian Helen (HIGHSMITH) MASSEY.

5926

NE

16

Massey

Permelia E

1870

1960

nee MARVEL.  First wife of Hiram B MASSEY.  Married 6 Jun 1900. “Grandmother”

6989

CW

8

Massey

Ralph Smith

14 Dec 1895

18 May 1904

Son of Joseph F & Sallie C MASSEY.

5934

NE

17

Massey

Roy E

26 Jun 1903

5 Jun 1959

Husband of Ida A MASSEY.

“Husband”

5903

NE

14

Massey

Sallie C

8 Dec 1868

29 Jul 1950

nee SMITH.  Wife of Joseph F MASSEY.  Married 23 Feb 1890.

5935

NE

17

Massey

Willard

1865

1930

Son of Benjamin H & Martha J MASSEY.

6379

CE

8

Massey

William Thomas, Jr.

1832

(1837)

19 Mar 1909

(1912)

Husband of Mary J (WILLIAMS) MASSEY.  Married 23 May 1863.  Son of Abraham & Sallie (HENSLEY) MASSEY.

(Click here to view obituary and notes on birth and death dates.)

5931

NE

17

Massy

Frances E

20 Dec 1800

7 Jan 1859

Consort of Henry MASSY.

6375

CE

8

Mathews

Anna L

16 Apr 1870

2 Oct 1872

Daughter of Cornelius & Eliza J MATHEWS.

6735

CW

3

Mathews

Cornelius

Oct 1840

--

Husband of Eliza J MATHEWS.

Pvt., Co. E, 42nd Reg. Indiana Inf.

6736

CW

3

Mathews

Infant

23 Nov 1881

24 May 1881

Son of T J & Luella MATHEWS.

7039

CW

9

Mathews

Luella

--

20 Jan 1883

Wife of T J MATHEWS.

Aged 21 YRS. 9 MOS. 2 DYS.

7038

CW

9

Mathews

William

--

--

Son of William & Eliza Ann MATHEWS.

Pvt., Co E. 42nd Reg. Indiana Inf.


6638

CE

14

Matsel

Carl W

11 May 1918

24 Jul 1987

Husband of Mildred L MATSEL.  Married 20 Sep 1941.

Pfc., US Army, WW II.

5577

5578

SE

7

Matsel

Earl M

1899

1980

Husband of Maude M MATSEL.

5556

SE

7

Matsel

Everett Lee “Doc”

4 Oct 1930

23 Mar 1972

Husband of Greta R (ROSS) MATSEL.

“Father”

Indiana, A2C, US Air Force, Korea.

5746

5747

NE

3

Matsel

Greta R

10 Aug 1932

5 Oct 2005

nee ROSS.  Wife of Everett Lee “Doc” MATSEL.

“Mother”

5746

NE

3

Matsel

Maude M

1897

1974

Wife of Earl M MATSEL.

5556

SE

7

Matsel

Mildred L

22 Aug 1924

22 Jul 1997

Wife of Carl W MATSEL.  Married 20 Sep 1941.

5577

SE

7

Matsel

Randy Land

--

1954

(Buried next to Everett Lee “Doc” & Greta R (ROSS) MATSEL.

5749

NE

3

Matthews

C Herbert

1879

1909

--

6003

NE

24

Matthews

Eliza J

1842

1928

Wife of Cornelius MATHEWS.

6737

CW

3

Mauck

Clare M “Jack”

8 Jun 1905

22 Apr 1980

Husband of Thryra (MARVEL) MAUCK.  Married 20 Oct 1933.

WW II.

5786

NE

5

Mauck

Della

1867

17 Mar 1963

nee MASSEY.  Wife of William A MAUCK.

(Click here to view obituary.)

6030

CE

1

Mauck

Dexter

2 Feb 1902

2 Jun 1982

Pvt., US Army, WW II.

5576

SE

7

Mauck

Eliza A

17 Oct 1863

22 Jan 1884

nee MASSEY.  First wife of Aurelius Peter MAUCK.  Married 16 Sep 1883.   Daughter of Abraham & Mary W (SAULMON) MASSEY.

Aged 20 y’s 3 m’s 5 d’s.

6908

CW

7

Mauck

Estes

13 Mar 1907

24 Apr 1976

Husband of Irma Lois (STRICKLAND) MAUCK. 


Son of A P & Fannie (MUSIC) MAUCK.


SSgt., US Army, WW II.

6657

CW

1

Mauck

Hazel S

1888

1936

Wife of James R MAUCK.

6719

CW

3

Mauck

Jack Marvel

8 Feb 1945

26 Sep 1985

Son of Clare M “Jack” & Thrya (MARVEL) MAUCK.

US Air Force, 24 Jun 1966 – 10 May 1970.

5787

NE

5

Mauck

James R

1888

1936

Husband of Hazel S MAUCK.

6720

CW

3

Mauck

John

1818

1887

Husband of Lydia MAUCK.

6746

CW

3

Mauck

Lydia

1821

1896

Wife of John MAUCK.

6745

CW

3

Mauck

Thyra Marvel

19 Aug 1907

26 Jun 2000

nee MARVEL.  Wife of Clare M “Jack” MAUCK.  Marrried 20 Oct 1933.

5786

NE

5

Mauck

William A

1863

17 Jul 1949

Husband of Della (MASSEY) MAUCK.

(Click here to view obituary.)

6030

CE

1

Maxam

Mary Harmon

1906

20 Apr 1983

nee HARMON.  Wife of Robert A MAXAM.

6202

CE

5

Maxam

Robert A

26 Jul 1906

20 May 1995

Husband of Mary (HARMON) MAXAM, 1st; and Sarah (ALLEN) MAXAM, 2nd.

6203

CE

5

Mayfield

Jimmie Mae

23 Oct 1919

3 Mar 2010

nee QUINALTY.  Wife of Louis Alvin MAYFIELD.  Married 10 May 1940.  Daughter of John & Mary (NICHOLS) QUINALTY.

Our sons:  Micky, Louis, Charles, Lee.

(Click here  to view obituary.)

0619

0620

CE

4

Mayfield

Louis Alvin “Hook”

30 Jul 1921

23 Jun 1997

Husband of Jimmie Mae MAYFIELD.  Married 10 May 1940.

Our sons:  Micky, Louis, Charles, Lee.

F1, US Navy, WW II.

USS Columbus.

0619

0620

6146

CE

4

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.