Genealogy


Cemetery Records with photographs of headstones.



View Patoka Township Cemeteries in a larger map


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  20 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)

                                                                                                                                                 © 2010-2013   Daniel L Elliott  

Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes & Inscriptions

Photo#     Photo

Sect-

ion

Row

Maffei

Iona L

2 Nov 1916

17 Jan 2006

nee WALKER.  Wife of Vincent MAFFEI.  Daughter of John & Minnie (LANCE) WALKER. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

3869

NW

6

Maffei

Vincent H

Apr 1917

Oct 1976

Husband of Iona L (WALKER) MAFFEI.


Pfc., US Army, WW II.

(Note:  Different years of death on the stones.)

3870

3871

NW

6

Mahan

Anna B

--

19 May 1890

Daughter of John & Mary J (GREEN) MAHAN.

Aged 21 y’s. 3 m’s. 19 d’s.

2715

2709

C

5

Mahan

Earl Jackson

1918

1919

(No headstone found or identified.)

N/A

SE

9

Mahan

Edith S

18 Jun 1882

16 May 1889

Daughter of John & Mary J (GREEN) MAHAN.

2713

2709

C

5

Mahan

Everett R

1889

1956

Husband of Stella E (DePRIEST) MAHAN.  Married 28 Oct 1913.  Son of John & Mary J (GREEN) MAHAN.

3020

SE

9

Mahan

Henry

1875

1935

Husband of Martha M (McCULLOUGH) MAHAN.  Married 15 Mar 1910.  Son of John & Nancy J MAHAN.

“Father”

3457

SW

1

Mahan

Infant

1921

1921

Infant son of Lawrence & Sara MAHAN.

3205

NE

5

Mahan

Jane “Jennie”

--

24 Nov 1945

nee LAWRENCE.  Wife of Thomas MAHAN.  Married 20 Aug 1889.

Aged 83 Years.

“Mother”

3203

3204

NE

5

Mahan

John H

8 Oct 1872

10 Oct 1898

Husband of Mary J MAHAN.  Son of John & Mary J (GREEN) MAHAN.  Married 27 Dec 1864.

2712

2709

C

5

Mahan

Martha M

1876

1944

nee McCULLOUGH.  Wife of Henry MAHAN.  Married 15 Mar 1910.  Daughter of Robert & Elizabeth McCULLOUGH.

“Mother”

3457

SW

1

Mahan

Mary J

13 Jun 1845

14 ? 1898

Nee GREEN.  Wife of John MAHAN.  Married 27 Dec 1864.

2711

2709

C

5

Mahan

Ralph E

25 Jan 1885

20 Apr 1904

Son of John & Mary J (GREEN) MAHAN.

3019

SE

9

Mahan

Robert P

1875

1919

Son of John & Mary J (GREEN) MAHAN.

3021

SE

9

Mahan

Stella E

1885

1957

nee DePRIEST.  Wife of Everett R MAHAN.  Married 28 Oct 1913.  Daughter of Jackson & Ellen DePRIEST.

3020

SE

9

Mahan

Thomas

--

22 Jul 1890

Husband of Jane (LAWRENCE) MAHAN.  Married 20 Aug 1889

Aged 27 Y. 10 M. 25 D.

“Father”

3201

3202

NE

5

Mahan “Mehan”

John

11 May 1838

22 Sep 1917

Husband of Mary J (GREEN) MAHAN.  Married 27 Dec 1864.

Co. H, 17th Regt. Ind. Inf., Civil War.

2720

C

5

Mains

Pollyana

15 Apr 1924

22 Jun 2010

Wife of William Dale MAINS.

 

1756


SW

10

Mains

William Dale

19 Sep 1921

18 Apr 2011

Husband of Pollyanna "Polly" MAINS.  Son of Nestor & Clara MAINS.


US Army Air Corps.

(Click here to view obituary.)

1756

SW

10

Makemson

Anderson G

24 Oct 1829

2 May 1916

Husband of Emeline Lawrence (MURPHY) MAKEMSON.  Married 12 Dec 1850.  Son of Andrew & Margaret (SHAFER) MAKEMSON. 

Cpl., Co H, 143rd Reg., Indiana Infantry.


4015

4011

NW

10

Makemson

Charles Harvey

--

1 Sep 1856

Son of Anderson G & Emaline Lawrence (MURPHEY) MAKEMSON.

Aged 3 y’s 11 m’s 3 d’s.

4010

4011

NW

10

Makemson

Emeline

1828

11 May 1896

nee MURPHY.  Wife of Anderson G MAKEMSON.  Married 12 Dec 1850.  Daughter of James & Ann (LAWRENCE) MURPHY.

4014

4011

NW

10

Makemson

Genevary

15 Nov 1870

23 Jul 1877

Daughter of Anderson G & Emaline Lawerence (MURPHEY) MAKEMSON.

4013

4011

NW

10

Makemson

Hettie F

1863

1935

Daughter of Anderson G & Emaline Lawerence (MURPHEY) MAKEMSON.

4016

4011

NW

10

Makemson

John Anderson

--

18 Jul 1856

Son of Anderson G & Emaline Lawrence (MURPHEY) MAKEMSON.

Aged 2 y’s & 2 ds. (not positive about numbers)

4010

4011

NW

10

Makemson

Joseph

15 Jul 1812

19 Oct 1872

Husband of Mary MAKEMSON.

“Born in Harrison Co., KY.”

Aged 60Ys. 3 Ms. 14 Ds.

2767

C

6

Makemson

Monroe E

30 Jun 1857

6 Nov 1878

Son of Anderson G & Emaline Lawrence (MURPHEY) MAKEMSON.

4012

4011

NW

10

Makemson “Mekemson"

Sarah ?

--

11 Oct 1856

Daughter of Benjamin S & Elizabeth MAKEMSON.

Aged 1 y. 1 m. 5 d.

4033

NW

10

Makemson “Mekemson”

Louisa A

--

17 Feb 1863

Daughter Benjamin S & Elizabeth MAKEMSON.

Aged 4 y. 3 m. 26 d.

4030

NW

10

Manson

Harry G, Jr.

19 May 1922

16 Nov 2003

Husband of Josephine “Jo” MANSON, 1st; and Sharon MANSON, 2nd.

3022

SE

9

Manson

Josephine “Jo”

26 Mar 1920

19 Apr 1999

First wife of Harry G MANSON, Jr.

3022

SE

9

Marshell

William

--

29 Mar 1902

Age:  57 years.

Co. B, 6th U.S.

2848

SE

3

Martin

Elizabeth

abt 1775

6 Apr 1876

(Click here to read an article about this person.)

No headstone found.
 

?

?

Martin

Janie

1890

1891

(On same stone as Riley MARTIN.)

3835

NW

6

Martin

Riley

1885

1919

(On same stone as Janie MARTIN.)

3835

NW

6

Massey

Regina J

12 Sep 1890

1 Dec 1926

nee GEISER.  Daughter of John A & Emily GEISER.

2981

2972

SE

8

Mauck

Abraham “Abram”

17 Feb 1821

12 Jan 1901

Husband of Nancy (JONES) MAUCK, 1st, married 29 Jul 1848; and Mary (MILN) MAUCK, 2nd, married 23 Jan 1862.  Son of Joseph & Grace (BROYLES) MAUCK.

(Click here to view obituary.)

3517

SW

3

Mauck

Ellen

--

5 May 1887

Infant daughter of ? & Jane MAUCK.

Aged 1 Yr 19 ds.

(Note:  Stone found in two pieces.)

3784

3783

NW

4

Mauck

Jane M

1827

1906

--

3144

NE

4

Mauck

Mary

1858

1933

--

3143

NE

4

Mauck

Mary Miln

9 Feb 1825

14 Jun 1914

nee MILN.  Second wife of Abraham MAUCK.  Married 23 Jan 1862.

(Click here to view obituary.)

3516

SW

3

Mauck

Paul Franklin

1865

1941

Husband of Valeria J MAUCK.  Son of Abram & Mary Miln WALLING MAUCK.

3519

SW

3

Mauck

Valeria J

1876

1957

Wife of Paul Franklin MAUCK.

3520

SW

3

Mauck

William

abt 1863

25 Oct 1901

Son of Abram & Mary Mil WALLING MAUCK.

3518

SW

3

Mayer

Francis Michael

18 Jan 1951

--

Husband of Nancy (CLAYTON) MAYER.

3528

SW

3

Mayer

Nancy Clayton

27 Oct 1951

--

nee CLAYTON.  Wife of Francis Michael MAYER.  Daughter of Rev. Ivan Bond & Sara Elizabeth (GOTTSCHALL) CLAYTON.

3529

SW

3



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.