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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   18 Mar 2017

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

Fair

Emily C

1925

27 Feb 1984

nee COTTRELL.  Wife of Robert James FAIR.  Daughter of Mrs. Chole COTTRELL.

3467

SW

2

Fair

Robert James

15 Oct 1919

20 Nov 2002

Husband of Emily C (COTTRELL) FAIR.  Son of Mike & Marie (WILHITE) FAIR.

US Army, WW II.

3467

SW

2

Faris

James

22 Apr 1828

25 May 1867

“Born in Washington Co., Ind.”

2707

2705

C

4

Faris

Rebecca

21 Dec 1855

25 Feb 1918

Sister of William FARIS.

“Miss”

2662

2705

C

3

Faris

Sarah Crisell

25 Dec 1854

7 Apr 1915

Wife of William FARIS.

2660

2705

C

3

Faris

William

15 Jul 1858

24 Mar 1922

Husband of Sarah Crisell FARIS.

2659

2705

C

3

Field

Margarette Ann

3 Nov 1832

3 Jun 1899

nee GILLESPIE.  Wife of Benjamin R FIELD.  Married 19 Feb 1880.  Daughter of Abraham & Margaret (WALKER) GILLESPIE.

4186

NW

14

Finney

Charles A

18 Oct 1843

12 Sep 1870

Son of John K & Louremam FINNEY.

3733

3734

NW

3

Finney

Ellen

--

4 Sep 1883

Wife of James W FINNEY.

Aged 80 y’s.

3778

3779

NW

4

Finney

Isabella

?

?

Daughter of John K & Louremam FINNEY.

(Illegible)

3736

NW

3

Finney

James

--

8 Mar 1853

Husband of Jane FINNEY.

Aged 83 Years 11 Ms.

3369

NE

10

Finney

James W

19 Apr 1809

16 Sep 1862

Husband of Ellen FINNEY.

3776

NW

4

Finney

Jane

?

?

Wife of James FINNEY.

(Note:  Bottom of stone is buried.)

3370

NE

10

Finney

John K

12 Apr 1814

9 Oct 1883

Husband of Louremam FINNEY.

“Father”

3729

3730

NW

3

Finney

Joseph

?

4 Nov 1826

Age about 11 years.

(Stone is laying on the James W & Ellen FINNEY burial location; illegible.)

3780

NW

4

Finney

Louremam

25 Aug 1818

17 Sep 1892

Wife of John K FINNEY.

“Mother”

3731

3732

NW

3

Finney

Mary E

--

8 Mar 1855

Aged 3 yrs. 2 m’s. 11 d’s.

3650

NW

1

Finney

Nancy J

--

22 Jan 1863

Aged 22 y’rs.

3737

NW

3

Fisher

Catharine

--

Aug 1832

nee ARCHER.  Wife of Purnell FISHER.  Married 21 Jun 1822.

Aged about 46 yrs. 3 ms.

3234

NE

6

Fisher

Zelma E

10 Sep 1917

20 Nov 1976

“Mother”

2935

SE

6

Fishman

Sermira Duncan

1895

1991

nee DUNCAN.  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 Amerlia DUNCAN.)

3218

NE

6

Ford

Agnes

20 Dec 1859

28 Sep 1864

Daughter of Charles B & Jane A (STORMONT) FORD.

4056

NW

11

Ford

Barbara J

19 Jun 1926

5 May 2011

nee McCOWN.  Wife of Wesley Glenn FORD.  Married 16 Jul 1946.  Daughter of Homer & Opal (LEWIS) McCOWN.


"Mother of:  Debra Jane, Glenn Mac"

(Click here to view obituary.)

1753

1754

SW

9

Ford

Charles B

22 Feb 1829

17 Feb 1896

Husband of Jane A (STORMONT) FORD.  Married 23 Nov 1854.

“Father” 

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


4046

4053

NW

11

Ford

Jane A

28 Feb 1835

19 Jan 1899

nee STORMONT.  Wife of Charles B FORD.  Married 23 Nov 1854.

“Mother”

4055

4052

NW

11

Ford

Lilly May

13 Oct 1863

11 Oct 1864

Daughter of Charles B & Jane A (STORMONT) FORD.

4056

NW

11

Ford

Margaret Anna

30 Aug 1955

25 Sep 1997

nee MAINS.  First wife of Glenn "Mac" FORD.  Daughter of Dale & Polly MAINS. 


Mother of:  Debar Jane, Glenn Mac.

3625

4538

SW

10

Ford

Sallie J

16 Aug 1855

16 Feb 1888

Daughter of Charles B & Jane A (STORMONT) FORD.

4047

4051

NW

11

Ford

Samuel W

4 Oct 1857

29 May 1884

Son of Charles B & Jane A (STORMONT) FORD.

Aged 26 Ys. 7 Ms. 25 Ds.

4049

4050

NW

11

Fritz

John

--

--

Co. V, 15th Ohio Inf.

2844

SE

3

Galbraith

Jane

--

25 Oct 1865

(Note:  These ladies apparently did not know when their birthdates were – they are different on each census record.)

3899

3901

NW

7

Galbraith

Lydia

--

15 Apr 1892

(Note:  These ladies apparently did not know when their birthdates were – they are different on each census record.)

3902

NW

7

Galbraith

Rachel

--

5 Dec 1878

(Note:  These ladies apparently did not know when their birthdates were – they are different on each census record.)

3898

3900

NW

7

Garret

James Hamilton

14 Jan 1840

4 Sep 1864

(Note:  In household of Mary and Martha STORMONT at time of 1850 and 1860 Federal Census.)

4147

NW

13

Geiser

Alfred

15 Nov 1885

22 Mar 1905

Son of John A & Emily GEISER.

2983

2971

SE

8

Geiser

Chester

1889

1955

Husband of Edith L GEISER.

2985

SE

8

Geiser

Edith L

1895

1975

Wife of Chester GEISER.

2985

SE

8

Geiser

Edmund

3 Jan 1883

22 Mar 1905

Son of John A & Emily GEISER.

2984

2971

SE

8

Geiser

Edward

15 Jan 1887

17 Oct 1904

Son of John A & Emily GEISER.

2982

2972

SE

8

Geiser

Emily

1 Jan 1860

9 Apr 1931

Wife of John GEISER.

2968

2970

SE

7

Geiser

John A

30 Sep 1851

15 Apr 1940

Husband of Emily GEISER.

2968

2969

SE

7

Gillaspie

William R

--

9 Sep 1877

Son of M J & H J GILLASPIE.

Aged 11 Days.

3050

NE

1

Gillespie

Abraham

18 Mar 1796

17 Jan 1867

Husband of Margaret (WALKER) GILLESPIE.

4188

NW

14

Gillespie

Abraham W

--

16 Mar 1897

Husband of Eliza I (WILSON) GILLESPIE.  Married 25 Apr 1861.

Aged 68 Ys. 3 Ms. 25 Ds.

“Father”

3602

3601

SW

7

Gillespie

Ada Jane Fields

24 Nov 1852

23 Jul 1924

nee FIELDS.  Wife of William W GILLESPIE.  Married 5 Apr 1883.

“Mother”

3046

NE

1

Gillespie

Arthur Harvey

2 Jan 1884

16 Sep 1964

Husband of Susie E (MARTIN) GILLESPIE.  Married 19 Feb 1913.  Son of William GILLESPIE.

2869

SE

4

Gillespie

Dorothy E

25 Aug 1928

29 Aug 1928

Daughter of Arthur Harvey & Susie E (MARTIN) GILLESPIE.

2870

SE

4

Gillespie

John Paul

Mar 1825

8 May 1880

Son of Abraham & Margaret (WALKER) GILLESPIE.

Aged 55 Y. 2 M. 4 D.

Pvt., Co., B, 58th Ind. Inf.

“Enlisted 21 Oct 1861 at Princeton, Indiana, age 35.  Mustered out 17 Jun 1865.

5.  Mustered out 17 Jun 1865.

a.n, Indiana.,MONS) STORMONT, 3rd,

4189

NW

14

Gillespie

Margaret

--

24 Nov 1890

Daughter of Abraham W & Eliza I (WILSON) GILLESPIE.

Aged 27 Ys. 4 Ds.

3604

SW

7

Gillespie

Margret B

7 Sep 1858

19 Sep 1859

Daughter of Thomas H & Margret J GILLESPIE.

4183

NW

14

Gillespie

Margret J

9 Jun 1828

8 Sep 1868

First wife of Thomas H GILLESPIE.

(Note:  On two stones; older one is almost illegible.)

4183

4181

4182

NW

14

Gillespie

Mary A

22 Oct 1831

5 Feb 1901

Second wife of Thomas H GILLESPIE.

4183

4184

NW

14

Gillespie

Sydney G

--

21 May 1887

Aged 27 Y. 1 M 13 D.

4179

NW

14

Gillespie

Thomas H

26 Jun 1823

24 Dec 1901

Son of Abraham & Margaret (WALKER) GILLESPIE.  Husband of Margret J GILLESPIE, 1st, and Mary A GILLESPIE, 2nd.

4183

4185

NW

14

Gillespie

William W

7 Dec 1852

14 Feb 1905

Husband of Ada Jane (FIELDS) GILLESPIE.  Married 5 Apr 1883

“Father”

3046

NE

1

Gillespie

William W

--

22 Jan 1884

Son of Abraham W & Eliza I (WILSON) GILLESPIE.

Aged 21 Ys. 10 Ms.

3598

3600

SW

7

Givens

Lydia A

--

28 May 1881

Wife of J T GIVENS.

Age 31 y’s. 3 m’s. 3 d’s.

3631

SW

10

Goodson

Addie E

11 Dec 1878

24 Nov 1956

Wife of William W GOODSON.

3578

SW

6

Goodson

William W

15 Dec 1876

8 Dec 1957

Husband of Addie E GOODSON.

3578

SW

6

Gorley

?

--

18 Oct 1855

Daughter of Robert & Jane GORLEY.

Aged 19 ys. 1 mo.

(Note:  Top of stone is missing.)

3090

NE

2

Gorley

Egnans

?

?

Daughter of Robert & Jane GORLEY.

(Note:  Bottom of stone is missing.)

3088

NE

2

Gorley

Elisabeth

1785

1846

Consort, 2nd, of Robert GORLEY.

3095

NE

2

Gorley

Jane

?

?

Consort, 1st, of Robert GORLEY.

3091

NE

2

Gorley

Jennet

12 Aug 1832

11 May 1852

Daughter of Robert & Jane GORLEY.

Aged 19 yrs. 9 mo.

3089

NE

2

Gorley

Robert

--

18 Oct 1862

Husband of Jane GORLEY, 1st; and Elisabeth GORLEY, 2nd.

3092

NE

2

Gourley

Charles G

24 Sep 1865

28 Aug 1887

--

3485

SW

2

Gourley

James

?

?

(No headstone.)

N/A

C

8

Gourley

John

--

10 Nov 1878

Husband of Mary Jane (BAVIN) GOULEY.  Married 20 Apr 1848.

Aged 58 ys 5 ms. 14 Ds.

2793

2794

C

8

Gourley

Mary Jane

23 Oct 1830

24 Feb 1860

nee BAVIN.  Wife of John GOURLEY.  Married 20 Apr 1848.

2792

C

8

Gourley

Robert

abt 1849

?

(Note:  Now illegible.  May be Robert GOURLEY.  Son of John & Mary Jane (BAVIN) GOURLEY.

2795

C

8

Gourley

Robert

--

29 Aug 1881

Husband of Jane GOURLEY.

Aged 79 y’s. 8 m’s. 3 d’s.

3487

SW

2

Gourley

William F

22 Oct 1856

13 Apr 1858

Son of John & Mary Jane (BAVIN) GOURLEY.

Aged 1 yr. 5 mo. 22 days.

4035

NW

10

Graham

Anna Jane

3 Dec 1850

29 Mar 1922

nee BLACKBURN.  Wife of Malcolm GRAHAM.


Note:  Information from Certificate of Death states burial in "Princeton, Indiana" on 31 Mar 1922.  Supposition is that she was buried here with her husband and two children.

No headstone found or identified.

?

?

Graham

Fanny

--

17 Oct 1879

Daughter of Malcolm & Anna Jane "G" (BLACKBURN) GRAHAM.


Aged 11 m.

2951

SE

6

Graham

John

12 Aug 1881

31 May 1941

Second husband of Anna (PICKET) KEITHLY GRAHAM. 


Married: 12 Jan 1921.


Son of Malcolm & Anna Jane (BLACKBURN) GRAHAM.


Note:  Information from Marriage Record and Certificate of Death.  Buried here:  2 Jun 1941.

No headstone found or identified.

?

?

Graham

Malcolm

15 May 1841

20 Nov 1906

Husband of Anna Jane (BLACKBURN) GRAHAM.


Note:  Information from Certificate of Death.  Buried here:  23 Nov 1906.

No headstone found or identified.

?

?

Gray

Edward

1876

1915

Son of James & Margaret J GRAY.

3458

SW

1

Gray

Emily A

1843

1897

Wife of William F GRAY.

3939

NW

8

Gray

J Fred

1880

1953

Husband of Sina Lee GRAY.  Son of James & Margaret J GRAY.

3459

SW

1

Gray

James

1846

1925

Husband of Margaret J GRAY.

3438

SW

1

Gray

James Fred

1920

19 Jun 1977

Husband of Marjorie GRAY.

3460

SW

1

Gray

Margaret J

1844

1932

Wife of James GRAY.

3438

SW

1

Gray

Marjorie

1922

3 Oct 2002

Wife of James Fred GRAY.

3460

SW

1

Gray

Sina Lee

1886

1976

Wife of J Fred GRAY.

3459

SW

1

Gray

William F

1834

3 Sep 1913

Husband of Emily A GRAY. 

Civil War.


3938

NW

8

Greek

Delama

5 Jul 1916

6 Oct 2006

nee GEISER.  Wife of Eugene E GREEK.  Daughter of Chester A & Edith (CUTRIGHT) GEISER. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

2975

SE

7

Greek

Eugene E

19 May 1913

4 Nov 1988

Husband of Delma (GEISER) GREEK.

2975

SE

7


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.