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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   01 Jul 2014

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

DaCosta

Helena K Gray

abt 1876

18 Mar 1904

nee GRAY.  Wife of Albert R DaCOSTA.  Married 17 Oct 1900.  Daughter of James & Margaret J GRAY.

3433

SW

1

Dame

Agnes

4 Jul 1848

6 Aug 1925

(No headstone found or identified.)

N/A

NE

7

Dame

Daniel W

25 Oct 1840

9 Feb 1925

(No headstone found or identified.)

N/A

NE

7

Dame

Esther L

--

10 Jan 1951

Daughter of Daniel W & Agnes DAME.

3272

3271

NE

7

Dame

Eunice

1886

1974

nee LATHON.  Wife of Vincent V DAME.  Married 6 Aug 1912.

3270

3271

NE

7

Dame

Martha

1887

1961

Daughter of Daniel W & Agnes DAME.

3273

3271

NE

7

Dame

Ruth

1885

1967

Daughter of Daniel W & Agnes DAME.

3274

3271

NE

7

Dame

Vincent V

1879

1966

Husband of Eunice (LATHON) DAME.  Married 6 Aug 1912.  Son of Daniel W & Agnes DAME.

3270

3271

NE

7

Davis

Anneliese E

9 Apr 1925

2 Aug 2009

nee LANG.  Wife of Charles F “Boots” DAVIS.  Daughter of Walter George & Martha (BURKERT) LANG.

(Click here to view obituary.)

3609

SW

7

Davis

Charles Calvin

7 Feb 1898

1966

Son of Calvin & Ella M DAVIS.

3365

NE

9

Davis

Charles F “Boots”

22 Sep 1924

1 Oct 1973

Husband of Anneliese E (LANG) DAVIS.


SFC, US Army Retired.  WW II, Korea, Vietnam.

3611

SW

8

Davis

Frances Irene

13 Nov 1915

23 Aug 1993

Daughter of Martin C & Janette DAVIS. 

3575

SW

6

Davis

Howard Lawrence “Larry”

20 Jun 1912

16 Aug 1998

Son of Martin C & Janette DAVIS. 

3574

SW

6

Davis

Nellie Faye

27 Oct 1909

16 Apr 1919

nee LILLPOP.  Wife of Ralph M DAVIS.

3573

SW

6

Davis

Ralph M

9 Dec 1906

15 Jan 1989

Husband of Nellie Faye (LILLPOP) DAVIS.  Son of Martin C & Janette DAVIS. 

3573

SW

6

Dill

Martha E

15 Mar 1838

13 Jul 1905

nee HARPER.  Wife of William M DILL.  Married 1 Mar 1855.

“Mother”

3028

SE

9

Dill

William M

30 May 1835

15 Nov 1912

Husband of Martha E (HARPER) DILL.  Married 1 Mar 1855.

“Father”

3027

SE

9

Dill

William R

1865

1932

Son of William M & Martha E (HARPER) DILL.

3026

3025

SE

9

Doane

Gerald

10 Sep 1941

3 May 2012

Husband of Janet A (LEWIS) DOANE. 

Son of Paul & Florence (CONRAD) DOANE.

US Army.


(Click here to view obituary.)

4532

SW

1

Doane

Janet A

8 Dec 1938

28 Aug 2010

nee LEWIS.  Wife of Gerald DOANE.  Daughter of Arthur & Lilly (HUMPHREYS) LEWIS.


4532


SW

1

Downey

Allene

1905

8 Apr 1988

Daughter of Orestus T & Josephine (PHILIPPS) DOWNEY.

2742

2738

C

5

Downey

Elmo L

1908

1939

Son of Orestus T & Josephine (PHILIPPS) DOWNEY.

2741

2738

C

5

Downey

Helen Josephine

1872

1960

nee PHILIPPS.  Wife of Orestus T DOWNEY.  Married 11 Nov 1897.

2740

2738

C

5

Downey

Orestus T

1867

1925

Husband of Helen Josephine (PHILIPPS) DOWNEY.  Married 11 Nov 1897.  Son of William & Cordelia DOWNEY.

2739

2738

C

5

Duguid

Florence E

1869

1947

--

3474

SW

2

Duncan

Agnes

1873

1873

Daughter of William M & Julia DUNCAN.

4261

NW

17

Duncan

Alice O

1862

1963

nee ONYETT.  Second wife of John DUNCAN.  Married 13 Dec 1888.

3220

NE

6

Duncan

Amelia

25 Aug 1849

5 Jun 1850

Daughter of Robert & Elizabeth (KIRKPATRICK) DUNCAN.

No headstone found.
 

NW

15

Duncan

Amelia

1890

1970

Daughter of John & Alice O (ONYETT) DUNCAN.


“Children”

“Murray Duncan – Buried in Oak Hill, Evansville, Ind.”

“Lelia Duncan Jean Anderson – Buried in Eau Gallie, Fla.”

(Note:  On same stone as Semira (DUNCAN) FISHMAN.)

3218

NE

6

Duncan

Anna

1881

1900

Daughter of William M & Julia DUNCAN.

4264

NW

17

Duncan

Clarence

24 Aug 1879

4 Jul 1948

Husband of Mary E DUNCAN.

“Father”

3071

NE

1

Duncan

Eliza

--

18 Mar 1883

(Note:  No legible age information.)

4205

4216

NW

15

Duncan

Elizabeth "Eliza"

--

4 Jan 1864

nee KIRKPATRICK.  Wife of Robert DUNCAN.

Aged 49 yrs. 10 mos. 15 das.

4211

4214

NW

15

Duncan

Elizabth M

1841

1914

--

4217

NW

15

Duncan

Emelia

--

5 Jun 1850

Daughter of Robert & Eliza DUNCAN.

Aged 9 Mos. & 10 D.

3230

NE

6

Duncan

Gilbert M

--

4 Sep 1866

Son of Henry & Margaret DUNCAN.
Aged 23 Y. 9 M. 16 D.

Corp'l., Co. F, 33rd Ind. Inf.
"Enlisted 29 Aug 1861 at Indianapolis, Indiana, age 18.  Promoted to Corporal, 6 Feb 1864, mustered out at Louisville, Kentucky."

4219

NW

15

Duncan

Helen

1847

1873

--

4218

NW

15

Duncan

Henry, Jr.

--

14 Oct 1852

Husband of Margaret DUNCAN.

Aged 42 Y 5 M.

3224

NE

6

Duncan

Henry, Sr.

--

5 Apr 1856

Aged 76 Y 2 M

3225

NE

6

Duncan

Infant

--

5 Apr 1839

Infant daughter of Robert & Eliza DUNCAN.

(Note:  Bottom of stone is now buried.)

3226

NE

6

Duncan

Infant

--

7 Sep 1844

Infant daughter of Robert & Eliza DUNCAN.

3227

NE

6

Duncan

Infant

--

24 Oct 1845

Infant daughter of Robert & Eliza DUNCAN.

Aged 20 Days.

3228

NE

6

Duncan

Infant

--

4 May 1855

Infant daughter of Robert & Eliza DUNCAN.

(Note:  Bottom of stone is now buried.)

3232

NE

6

Duncan

Isabella Brown

abt 1849

30 Dec 1916

nee BROWN.  Wife of William DUNCAN.

3106

NE

3

Duncan

J William

1912

1964

Husband of Mary Ellen DUNCAN.

3525

SW

3

Duncan

James

29 Dec 1946

7 May 2005

Son of J William & Mary Ellen DUNCAN.

3526

SW

3

Duncan

John

abt 1844

15 Mar 1905

Husband of Amelia (ONYETT) DUNCAN, 1st, married 3 Oct 1878; and Alice O (ONYETT) DUNCAN.  Married 13 Dec 1888.  Son of Henry & Margaret DUNCAN.

Aged 61 Yrs. 11 Mo. 10 Dys.

Corp’l, John DUNCAN, Co. A, 80th Reg. Indiana Inf.
"Enlisted 11 Aug 1862 at Princeton, Indiana, age 18.  Promoted to Corporal, 1 Dec 1864.  Mustered out at Salisbury, North Carolina."

3221

3222

NE

6

Duncan

John Henry

1851

1855

Son of Robert & Eliza DUNCAN.

(Note:  Dates are now buried.)

3231

NE

6

Duncan

Julia

1849

--

nee TALBOT.  Wife of William M DUNCAN.  Daughter of Anna J TALBOT.

Married 6 Sep 1871 in Daviess County, Indiana.

4265

NW

17

Duncan

Louisa Jane "Luvisy"

24 Dec 1837

5 Mar 1875

nee BARNES.  Wife of William DUNCAN.  Married 12 Jun 1866.

3109

NE

3

Duncan

Maggie M

?

?

Daughter of William & Louisa Jane "Luvisy" (BARNES) DUNCAN.


(Note:  Stone is broken from base next to her mother’s monument.)

3110

3109

NE

3

Duncan

Margaret

1812

1897

Wife of Henry DUNCAN, Jr.

“Mother”

3223

NE

6

Duncan

Mary E

31 Dec 1873

29 Apr 1942

Wife of Clarence DUNCAN.

“Mother”

3071

NE

1

Duncan

Mary Ellen

1919

15 Jan 2005

Wife of J William DUNCAN.

3524

SW

3

Duncan

Nannie C

1857

1934

nee CARITHERS.  Wife of Robert C DUNCAN.  Married 25 Aug 1881.

2995

2997

SE

8

Duncan

Rebecca

--

7 Jul 1866

Daughter of Robert & Eliza DUNCAN.

Aged ? Yrs. 3 Mos. 12 Ds.

4207

4215

NW

15

Duncan

Robert

--

17 Apr 1884

Husband of Elizabeth "Eliza " (KIRKPATRICK) DUNCAN.

Aged 70 yrs. 10 mos. 11 Ds.

4208

4213

NW

15

Duncan

Robert C

--

6 Oct 1886

Husband of Nannie C (CARITHERS) DUNCAN.  Married 25 Aug 1881.

Aged 27 Ys. 7 Ms. 26 Ds.

2994

SE

8

Duncan

William

1837

15 Feb 1915

Husband of Isabella (BROWN) DUNCAN. 


Pvt., Co. A, 80th Reg. Indiana Infantry.  Enlisted on 4 Sep 1862.  Mustered out on 22 Jun 1865 at Salisbury, North Carolina.



3105

NE

3

Duncan

William M

1837

1917

Husband of Julia (TALBOT) DUNCAN.  Married 6 Sep 1871 in Daviess County, Indiana.

Capt., Co. A, 80th Ind.

Enlisted 11 Aug 1862 at Princeton, Indiana, age 25, at rank of Sergeant, 2nd Lieut. Sept. 6 1862; Captain May 11, 1864.  Mustered out at Salisbury, North Carolina.”

4265

NW

17

Duncan

William M

13 Sep 1868

29 May 1957

Son of William & Louisa Jane "Luvisy" (BARNES) DUNCAN.

No headstone found.
 

NW

?

Duncan

William, Jr. "Willie"

1883

3 Sep 1883

Son of William M & Julia DUNCAN.

4263

NW

17

Dunlap

Clara W

24 Dec 1894

24 Aug 1985

Nee WATKINS.  Wife of James A DUNLAP.  Married 12 Oct 1920.  Daughter of David & Mary WATKINS.

2668

2667

C

3

Dunlap

Dorothy I

1903

1996

Daughter of Matthew & Jane W DUNLAP.

2690

C

4

Dunlap

Ethel C

1892

1937

Daughter of Matthew & Jane W DUNLAP.

2691

C

4

Dunlap

James A

4 Jul 1895

1 May 1983

Husband of Clara W (WATKINS) DUNLAP.  Married 12 Oct 1920.  Son of Matt & Jennie DUNLAP.

US Army, WW I.

2669

2667

C

3

Dunlap

Jane

1818

21 Jul 1895

Wife of John Matthew DUNLAP.


“Born in 1818, in Bally-bacurnah, Co. of Donegall Ireland” 


(Click here to view obituary.)

2809

SE

1

Dunlap

Jane W

1861

1943

Wife of Matthew DUNLAP.

2692

C

4

Dunlap

John Matthew

1807

16 Feb 1881

Husband of Jane DUNLAP.


“Born in 1807, in Bally-bacurnah, Co. of Donegall Ireland

2893

SE

1

Dunlap

John

1841

1906

Husband of Mary Araminta DUNLAP.

“Father”

3283

3336

NE

8

Dunlap

Johnie

--

--

Son of John & Mary Araminta DUNLAP

3284

NE

7

Dunlap

Mary

1866

1897

Daughter of John & Mary Araminta DUNLAP.

3283

3338

NE

8

Dunlap

Mary Araminta

1829

1918

Wife of John DUNLAP.

“Mother”

3283

3337

NE

8

Dunlap

Matthew

1857

1923

Husband of Jane W DUNLAP.

2693

C

4

Dunlap

Willie

1869

1870

Son of John & Mary Araminta DUNLAP.

3283

3285

3339

NE

8

Eaton

Martha E

12 Apr 1854

24 Aug 1898

“Mother”

3983

NW

10

Edwards

Joseph M

1872

1957

Husband of Stella E (WARNER) EDWARDS, 1st, married 3 Jun 1896; and Alice S HULL EDWARDS, 2nd.

3865

NW

6

English

Samuel

1885

1908

--

3200

NE

5

Ervin

Clarence A

--

29 Apr 1865

Son of James M & Margaret M ERVIN.

Aged 6 Mos. 10 das.

4221

NW

15

Ervin

Eleanor

--

10 Oct 1844

Wife of John ERVIN.

“In the 83rd year of her age”

(Note:  Listed on two stones.)

3097

3099

NE

2

Ervin

Elizabeth A

--

14 Jul 1877

Wife of James ERVIN.

Aged 81 Yrs 8 Ms. 5 Ds.

3840

3841

NW

6

Ervin

James

--

7 Aug 1884

Husband of Elizabeth A ERVIN.

Aged 86 Years.

3838

3839

NW

6

Ervin

James M

26 Oct 1830

28 Jul 1881

Husband of Margaret M ERVIN.

Aged 50 Yrs. 8 Ms. 2 Ds. 

Pvt., Co. E, 136th Reg. Indiana Inf. (100 days)


4224

NW

15

Ervin

John H

--

19 Sep 1878

Son of James M & Margaret M ERVIN.

Aged 15 Y’rs. 11 M’s. 7 D’s.

4223

NW

15

Ervin

John R

1834

1916

Husband of Sarah A (FINNEY) ERVIN.  Married 20 Jan 1859.

3117

3115

NE

3

Ervin

Margaret M

3 Feb 1835

30 sep 1905

Wife of James M ERVIN.

4225

NW

15

Ervin

Martha

--

18 Aug 1860

Consort of Robert ERVIN.

Aged 50 Years.

(No headstone found or identified.)

N/A

NW

3

Ervin

Martha Amanda

--

4 Aug 1846

Daughter of Robert & Martha “Mattie” (STORMONT) ERVIN.

Aged 1 year 10 mo’s.

(Note:  Two stones; the age on one is obscured by concrete used to reset that stone.)

3773

3774

NW

3

Ervin

Mary Amanda

`--

23 Nov 1853

Daughter of John & Margaret (LITTLE) ERVIN.

Aged 1 yr. 10 mos. 13 dys.

(No headstone found or identified.)

N/A

NW

3

Ervin

Otis O

1875

1876

Son of John R & Sarah A (FINNEY) ERVIN.

3118

3115

NE

3

Ervin

Robert

--

16 Mar 1847

Husband of Martha “Mattie” (STORMONT) ERVIN.  Married 31 Jul 1827 in South Carolina.

Aged 46 years.

(Note:  Date of death on stone is damaged.)

3771

NW

3

Ervin

Robert

12 Dec 1830

9 Aug 1853

Son of James & Elizabeth A ERVIN.

3842

3843

NW

6

Ervin

Robert H

6 Dec 1875

?

Son of James M & Margaret M ERVIN.

(Note:  Date death covered by cement used to reset stone.)

4220

NW

15

Ervin

Robert Harshaw

--

2 Jun 1864

Son of Robert & Martha “Mattie” (STORMONT) ERVIN.

Co. A, 80th Indiana, Reg. Vols.

“Enlisted at Princeton, Indiana, 11 Aug 1862, age 22.  Died at Chattanooga, Tennessee, 27 Jun 1864”

3765

NW

3

Ervin

Sarah A

1833

1922

nee FINNEY.  Wife of John R ERVIN.  Married 20 Jan 1859.

3116

3115

NE

3

Ervin

Sarah Ann

--

19 Dec 1843

Daughter of John & E ERVIN.

Aged 15 Yrs 11 ms.

(Note:  Listed on two stones.)

3101

3103

NE

2

Ervin

William

--

29 Aug 1872

Son of James M & Margaret M ERVIN.

Aged 25 Das.

4222

NW

15

Evans

Abraham "Abram"

abt 1843

9 Apr 1920

Husband of Iva EVANS.
Pvt., Co. E, 28th Reg. U.S.Colored Inf.  Enlisted on 27 Aug 1864.  Residence, Indianapolis, Indiana.  Discharged on 23 Jun 1865.

3560

SW

5

Evin

Martha “Mattie”

--

18 Oct 1860

nee STORMONT.  Consort of Robert ERVIN.  Married 31 Jul 1827 in South Carolina.

Aged 51 years.

3769

NW

3

Ewing

?

?

?

(Note:  Face of stone has flaked off; illegible.  Located between two EWING burials.)

3321

NE

8

Ewing

Nancy

?

?

(Note:  Only name remains legible; the rest of the inscription has flaked off the stone.)

3322

NE

8

Ewing

Rebecca

--

11 Aug 1831

Aged 67 yrs.

3320

NE

8



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.