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Archer Cemetery


Patoka Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3717 N;  Longitude, -87.5796 W
Congressional Location:SW-1/4; NE-1/4; SECTION 1; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 11W
Common Directions:

Located west of the Hillside United Methodist Church and north of Brumfield School, north of CR-100N, about 1/4 mile east of the intersection with Old Patoka Road.

Last updated   14 Aug 2013

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves, using several different sources; headstone photographs, July 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 t us know.       email016.gif (1209 bytes)

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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes & Inscriptions

Photo#     Photo

Sect-

ion

Row

Cairns

Hugh

10 Jun 1835

24 Mar 1907

Husband of Sarah M (ARCHER) CAIRNS.  Married 21 Apr 1870.

2966

SE

7

Cairns

Sarah M

--

1 Jul 1885

nee ARCHER.  Wife of Hugh CAIRNS.  Married 21 Apr 1870.

Aged 48 YRS. 1 MO. 27 DS.

2965

SE

7

Cameron

Robert

1806

1877

Husband of Sarah (DUNCAN) CAMERON.  Married 13 Apr 1841.

2788

C

7

Cameron

Sarah

1800

1889

nee DUNCAN.  Wife of Robert CAMERON.  Married 13 Apr 1841.

2785

C

7

Campbell

Alvin M, Rev., D.D.

abt 1857

7 Dec 1927

Husband of Jeannetta C CAMPBELL.

2725

2721

C

5

Campbell

Arthur M

--

bef 1900

Son of Rev. Alvin M & Jeannetta C CAMPBELL.

2726

2721

C

5

Campbell

Howard S

--

bef 1900

Son of Rev. Alvin M & Jeannetta C CAMPBELL.

2722

2721

C

5

Campbell

Jeannetta C

abt 1858

--

Wife of Rev. Alvin M CAMPBELL, D.D.

2724

2721

C

5

Campbell

Phyllis L

abt 1887

--

Daughter of Rev. Alvin M & Jeannetta C CAMPBELL.

2723

2721

C

5

Cape

Lockey

1 Oct 1874

30 Jan 1957

Wife of George W MORGAN, 1st; and ? CAPE, 2nd.

“Mother”

2928

SE

5

Carhan “Crahan”

James M

3 Sep 18??

?? ??? 18??

Son of Charles & Milley CARHAH / “CRAHAN”

4266

NW

17

Carithers

Alexander

1844

10 Jun 1916

Husband of Elizabeth (DUNLAP) CARITHERS.  Married 15 Nov 1870.

Co. H, 17th, Ind.

2814

SE

1

Carithers

Alexander

--

1 Jun 1889

Husband of Jane CARITHERS.

Aged 82 Yrs.

2888

SE

4

Carithers

Arthur W

13 Mar 1881

6 Jun 1881

Infant son of Joseph & Margeret I (McCLURKIN) CARITHERS.

Aged 2 m. 23 d.

2842

SE

3

Carithers

Elizabeth

1845

1930

nee DUNLAP.  Wife of Alexander CARITHERS.  Married 15 Nov 1870.

2814

SE

1

Carithers

Elizabeth L

17 Jun 1826

25 Aug 1908

nee LOCKHART.  Wife of Josiah E CARITHERS.  Married 2 Dec 1850.

2993

SE

8

Carithers

Infant

1905

1905

Infant son of Thomas L & Sarah “Sallie” WHITE CARITHERS.

3127

NE

3

Carithers

Jane

--

25 Jun 1870

Wife of Alexander CARITHERS.

Aged 65 Yrs.

2889

SE

4

Carithers

Jennie D

1871

1921

Daughter of Alexander “Alex” & Elizabeth (DUNLAP) CARITHERS.

2837

SE

2

Carithers

Josiah E

19 Nov 1828

--

Husband of Elizabeth L (LOCKHART) CARITHERS.  Married 2 Dec 1850.

2993

SE

8

Carithers

Margaret J “Maggie”

1 Dec 1865

16 Aug 1893

nee MAHAN.  Wife of Thomas L CARITHERS.  Married 11 Feb 1891.

“Mother”

3125

3126

NE

3

Carithers

Margeret I

25 Jul 1849

10 Nov 1882

nee McCLURKN.  First wife of Joseph CARITHERS.  Married 10 Apr 1877.

Aged 33 y. 3 m. 15 d.

2841

2843

SE

3

Carithers

Mary A

--

21 Jun 1876

Daughter of J & L CARITHERS.

Aged 1 Year 10 Mos.

2891

SE

4

Carithers

Mary E

1872

1946

Daughter of Alexander “Alex” & Elizabeth (DUNLAP) CARITHERS.

2836

SE

2

Carithers

Thomas

1836

1925

Son of Alexander & Jane CARITHERS.

2887

2886

SE

4

Carithers

William M

1878

1971

Son of Joseph & Margeret I (McCLURKIN) CARITHERS.

2839

SE

3

Carnahan

Jackson

--

16 Apr 1876

“Father”

Aged 52 Yrs. 1 Mo. 11 Dys.

2637

2638

C

2

Carnahan

James T

--

26 May 1876

“Brother”

Aged 27 Yrs. 8 Mos. 7 Dys.

2642

2643

C

2

Carnahan

Mary I

--

23 Feb 1874

Aged 22 ys. 10 ms. 19 ds.

2645

C

2

Carnahan

Nancy Ann

--

20 Aug 1853

nee RICKETS.  Consort of Jackson S CARNAHAN.  Married 15 Mar 1847.

Aged 29 y’s 6m’s 25 d’s.

3324

NE

8

Carnahan

W Verne

7 Sep 1888

13 Sep 1909

Son of A J & Mary V CARNAHAN.

2646

C

2

Caskey

Arthur W

1898

1950

Son of James & Tabitha (HILL) CASKEY.

2852

SE

3

Caskey

Bertha M

1889

1965

--

3078

NE

1

Caskey

Ernest B

26 Apr 1907

20 Aug 1974

Son of James & Tabitha (HILL) CASKEY.

Pfc, Army Air Forces

2853

SE

3

Caskey

James

1862

1955

Husband of Tabitha (HILL) CASKEY.  Married 17 Jun 1885.

2851

SE

3

Caskey

Ora E

14 Jul 1892

5 Jun 1984

Daughter of James & Tabitha (HILL) CASKEY.

2854

SE

3

Caskey

Tabitha

1866

1929

nee HILL.  Wife of James CASKEY.  Married 17 Jun 1885.

2851

SE

3

Catlin

Albert

2 Apr 1828

2 Dec1848

--

3958

NW

9

Chandler

Charles A

25 Mar 1888

-

Husband of Ruth R (SPROWL) CHANDLER.

Co. B, 9th Inf.

2926

SE

5

Chandler

Ruth R Sprowl

9 Mar 1898

21 Jul 1928

nee SPROWL.  Wife of Charles A CHANDLER.

2926

SE

5

Childers

James T

abt 1833

1 Jan 1862

Son of Mahala CHILDERS BINGHAM.  (Step-father:  John BINGHAM.)

Co. A, 14th Ind. Inf.

“Enlisted 7 Jun 1861 at Terre Haute, Indiana, age 28.  Drowned in south branch of the Potomac near Romney, Virginia, 1 Jan 1862.”

3980

NW

9

Clark

Anna Anderson

1828

1911

Wife of Robert CLARK.  Married 10 Sep 1877.

3876

NW

7

Clark

Eliza J

10 Mar 1828

14 Apr 1879

nee DAVIDSON.  Wife of John CLARK.  Married 15 Jan 1850.

“Mother”

2777

2778

C

7

Clark

Irene E

11 Oct 1858

20 Jun 1878

Daughter of John & Eliza J CLARK.

2775

2776

C

7

Clark

Isabella M

17 Oct 1850

23 Sep 1852

Daughter of John & Eliza J (DAVIDSON) CLARK.

2779

2783

C

7

Clark

John

abt 1827

27 Mar 1901

Husband of Eliza J (DAVIDSON) CLARK.  Married 15 Jan 1850.

“Father”

Pvt. Co. A, 80th Reg. Indiana Inf.

2781

2782

C

7

Clark

John

31 Oct 1765

1838

Husband of Mary CLARK.

“An Elder of the ? church.  Born in Ireland…”

“Emigrated to this country in 1791 after living ?9 years in ? ….”

(Note:  Could not read complete inscription.)

3332

NE

8

Clark

Kate M

14 Sep 1868

17 Aug 1873

Daughter of John & Eliza J (DAVIDSON) CLARK.

2779

2780

C

7

Clark

Margaret Louise

8 Aug 1841

23 Nov 1841

Daughter of Matthew & Elizabeth CLARK.

Aged 3 Months & 15 Days.

3390

3387

NE

11

Clark

Mary

--

14 Apr 1838

Wife of John CLARK.

“In her 72nd year.”

3330

NE

8

Clark

Mathew

--

18 Mar 1890

Son of J R & E J CLARK

(No headstone.)

N/A

?

?

Clark

Nancy

--

26 Apr 1871

Wife of William CLARK.

Aged 73 yrs ? ms. ? ds.

3207

NE

5

Clark

Robert

1841

--

Husband of Anna (ANDERSON) CLARK.  Married 10 Sep 1877.

3876

NW

7

Clark

Sarah

?

?

Daughter of Matthew & Elizabeth CLARK.

(Note:  Bottom half of stone is missing.)

3382

NE

11

Clark

William Crawford

21 May 1839

28 Sep 1845

Son of Matthew & Elizabeth CLARK.

Aged 6 Years 4 Months 7 Days.

3388

NE

11

Clayton

Ivan Bond, Rev.

17 Oct 1917

13 Feb 1999

Husband of Sara Elizabeth (GOTTSCHALL) CLAYTON.

3530

SW

3

Clayton

Sara Elizabeth

30 Jun 1915

25 Feb 2003

nee GOTTSCHALL.  Wife of Rev. Ivan Bond CLAYTON.

3530

SW

3

Clemens

Dorothy Mae

1906

1986

Wife of J Pool CLEMENS.

2773

C

7

Clemens

J Pool

1904

1965

Husband of Dorothy Mae CLEMENS.

2773

C

7

Clouder

John

--

--

Co. D, 54th Mass. Inf. (Colored)

(Note:  Service record originally filed under “John Plowder”)

2878

SE

4

Coleman

Infant

4 Jun 1888

8 Jun 1888

Infant daughter of J & S COLEMAN.

3583

3582

3584

SW

6

Coleman

Infant

18 Jun 1885

20 Aug 1885

Infant son of J & S COLEMAN.

3583

3582

3585

SW

6

Coleman

Infant

4 Nov 1890

4 Nov 1890

Infant son of J & S COLEMAN.

3583

3582

SW

6

Coleman

Infant

--

2 Mar 1880

Infant son of J A & R COLEMAN.

(Note:  Bottom of stone with age information is missing.)

3950

NW

9

Coleman

Roseann

--

5 Mar 1880

nee SPROWL.  Wife of John A COLEMAN.  Married 9 Nov 1876.  Daughter of William M & Nancy SPROWL.

Aged 34 Yrs. 15 Dys.

(Note:  Age information is now buried.)

4021

NW

10

Coleman

Sarah E

3 Feb 1842

9 May 1913

nee McWILLIAMS.  Wife of Jesse A COLEMAN.  Married 24 Dec 1868.

3689

NW

2

Coleman

William H

2 Feb 1878

22 Jun 1898

Son of John & R COLEMAN.

3587

SW

6

Collins

Betty Lou Behymer

4 Jan 1928

--

nee BEHYMER.  Wife of James Gordon COLLINS.  Married 3 Sep 1950.

“Our Children:  Charles Steven, Angela Jo”

3626

3627

SW

10

Collins

James Gordon

26 May 1927

24 May 2002

Husband of Betty Lou (BEHYMER) COLLINS.  Married 3 Sep 1950.

“Our Children:  Charles Steven, Angela Jo”

US Navy.

3626

3627

SW

10

Colvin

Donald James “Don”

26 Jul 1918

1 Jul 1985

Husband of Edna H COLVIN.  Son of Luther C & Carrie I COLVIN.

3535

SW

4

Colvin

Edna H

9 Aug 1915

2 Oct 2000

Wife of Donald James “Don” COLVIN.

3535

SW

4

Cooper

Margaret

8 May 1875

3 Nov 1894

nee McELLHINEY.  Wife of Eck COOPER; Married 1891.  Daughter of John & Mary Jane (CURSCADEN) McELLHINEY.

No headstone found.

N/A

?

?

Criswell

Carl

1881

1881

Son of James W & Mary J CRISWELL.

3380

NE

10

Criswell

Frances A

1868

1870

Daughter of James W & Mary J CRISWELL.

3380

NE

10

Criswell

James A

1873

1874

Son of James W & Mary J CRISWELL.

3380

NE

10

Criswell

Jane

25 Jul 1829

29 Sep 1907

nee McMILLEN.  Wife of Thomas A. CRISWELL.  Daughter of John McMILLEN.

(No headstone - information taken from death certificate.)

N/A

?

?

Criswell

Pearl

1881

1881

Daughter of James W & Mary J CRISWELL.

3380

NE

10

Criswell

Thomas A

1823

aft 1880

Husband of Jane (McMILLEN) CRISWELL.

(Note:  He was still living at the time of the 1880 census.)

N/A

?

?

Cross

Azzo Nelson

5 May 1862

14 Jan 1945

--

2933

SE

6

Cross

Frank G

8 Feb 1905

15 Apr 1924

--

2934

SE

6

Crow

William

--

21 Mar 1832

Æ 48 y’s 9 m’s 2 d’s.

3353

NE

9

Sections and Rows.
For purposes of this listing, the cemetery was divided into five Sections:  Northwest (NW), Northeast (NE), Center (C), Southwest (SW), and Southeast (SE.)  Rows were numbered beginning on the east side of each section.  Please be advised rows in the north sections are very irregular.  See the image below for reference.
 

Sign at entrance.
Aerial view of the cemetery location, with section definitions used for this listing.
2615  View from entrance looking north.
2616 View of Center Section of the cemetery.