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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   19 Jul 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

Mekemson

Andrew

--

5 Dec 1860

Husband of Margaret MEKEMSON.

(Note:  Stone has been reset in concrete; age is not readable.)

3395

NE

11

Mekemson

Margaret

--

6 Apr 1841

Wife of Andrew MEKEMSON

(Note:  Stone has been reset in concrete; age is not readable.)

3394

NE

11

Mekemson

Nancy

--

20 Sep 1827

Aged about 65 years.

3393

NE

11

Mekemson “Mekenson”

William

--

?

Son of Andrew & Margaret MEKEMSON.

(Note:  Stone has been reset in concrete; age is not readable.)

3396

NE

11

Melson

Sarah Mady

2 Aug 1891

25 Aug 1989

--

2868

SE

4

Milburn

Adelia

?

?

(Mostly illegible.)

3948

NW

9

Milburn

Ann Eliza

--

11 Aug 1823

Daughter of Robert & Nancy Agnes (ARCHER) MILBURN.

Aged 1 yr. 1 m. 25 ds.

3240

NE

6

Milburn

David A

--

25 Oct 1819

Son of Robert & Nancy (ARCHER) MILBURN.


Æ 3 ys. & 18 ds.

3794

NW

4

Milburn

Harriet M

--

21 Aug 1821

Daughter of Robert & Nancy Agnes (ARCHER) MILBURN.

Aged 2 mo. 4 d.

3243

NE

6

Milburn

Infant

--

12 Jul 1818

Infant son of Robert & Nancy Agnes (ARCHER) MILBURN.

3239

NE

6

Milburn

Marcia A

1864

1934

nee WEATHFORD.  Second wife of Robert PATTERSON, 1st, married 11 May 1880; and wife of Augustus MILBURN, 2nd, married 15 Aug 1903.  Daughter of Olive C WEATHERFORD.

2815

SE

1

Milburn

Nancy

--

8 May 1856

Aged 1 yr. 3 ms 19 ds.

3793

NW

4

Milburn

Nancy Agnes

--

30 Dec 1852

nee ARCHER.  Wife of Robert MILBURN.  Married 3 Mar 1812.


Aged 61 Years.

3792

NW

4

Milburn

Robert

--

29 Dec 1847

Husband of Nancy Agnes (ARCHER) MILBURN.  Marrie 3 Mar 1812.  Son of Joseph & Eleanor Cary (PEAK) MILBURN.


“Aged 61 Yrs 6 m 17 ds.”


(Note:  Some sources have reported he was buried at the old Milburn Cemetery, north of Patoka in White River Twp.  However, no headstone was found there.  His parents Joseph & Eleanor MILBURN are buried there.)

3791

NW

4

Milburn

William

--

9 Mar 1833

Son of Robert & Nancy Agnes (ARCHER) MILBURN.

Aged 7 Yrs. 9 Mo. 4 ds.

3244

NE

6

Miller

Arch W

9 Feb 1875

18 May 1913

Son of Lucilla C (ARCHER) MILLER.

“Born Princeton, Ind. … Died Manila, P.I.  Interred 21 Jul 1913”

3741

NW

3

Miller

Charles A, Dr.

1873

1955

Husband of Leonora P (PAXTON) MILLER.  Married 27 Jun 1911.  Son of George & Loucilla MILLER.

3540

SW

4

Miller

Leonora P

1880

1967

nee PAXTON.  Wife of Dr. Charles A MILLER.  Married 27 Jun 1911.  Daughter of Thomas & Amelia PAXTON.

3540

SW

4

Miller

Lucilla Charlotte

4 Oct 1838

15 Dec 1932

nee ARCHER.  Wife of John B WOODS, 1st, married 6 Jan 1859; and George C MILLER, 2nd, married 2 May 1872. Daughter of Robert & Ann (SHAW) ARCHER.


“In loving Memory By Her Sons:  Robert A WOODS, Arch W MILLER, Charles A MILLER.

3743

3742

NW

3

Miller

Thomas A

11 Jan 1916

22 Apr 1982

Son of Dr. Charles A & Leonora P (PAXTON) MILLER.

3539

SW

4

Miller

Tunis B

20 Sep 1911

10 Jul 2005

--

3538

SW

4

Minis

Calvin

--

19 Oct 1859

Husband of Mary MINIS.

Aged 74 yrs.

3820

NW

5

Minis

Mary

--

29 Mar 1853

Consort of Mary MINIS.

Aged 74 yrs.

3821

NW

5

Minnis

Joseph S

1834

1904

Son of James & Margaret J MINNIS.

2772

C

7

Monroe

Wiley

--

--

U.S. Soldier.

3628

SW

10

Montgomery

George

?

?

Civil War. 


(Note:  Added from 1939 WPA Veteran Graves Survey.)

No headstone found or identified.
 

?

?

Montgomery

Myrtle B

30 Oct 1895

15 May 1904

Daughter of W & L MONTGOMERY.

3621

3622

SW

9

Montgomery

Ulysses

1898

1922

Son of W & L MONTGOMERY.

3623

SW

9

Montgomery

William

14 Jun 1865

16 Nov 1898

--

3637

SW

10

Mooney

John L

1877

1967

Son of Alexander “Alex” & Sarah MOONEY.

3456

SW

1

Morgan

Clarence W

3 Feb 1922

24 Jun 1980

Husband of Pansy M MORGAN.  Married 20 Sep 1950.

“Dad”

TEC 5, US Army, WW II.

2858

2859

SE

4

Morgan

Frances

1 Aug 1894

20 Jan 1974

Wife of Melvin MORGAN.

“Mother”

2861

SE

4

Morgan

George W

15 Feb 1867

26 Dec 1932

Husband of Lockey MORGAN CAPE

“Father”

2927

SE

5

Morgan

Laura Ellen

8 Sep 1914

21 Dec 2003

Daughter of Melvin & Frances MORGAN.

2931

SE

5

Morgan

Melvin

24 Jun 1890

18 Mar 1960

Husband of Frances MORGAN.

“Father”

2861

SE

4

Morgan

Nesa Ann

26 Jun 1917

7 Jan 1931

--

2940

SE

6

Morgan

Pansy M

9 Jun 1909

1 Feb 1994

Wife of Clarence W MORGAN.  Married 20 Sep 1950.

“Mom”

2858

SE

4

Morton

D B

--

--

Co. L, 77th US Inf.

2822

SE

2

Morton

Infant

--

17 Oct 1878

Infant son of T W & A J MORTON

Aged (illegible.)

2950

SE

6

Morton

Nancy E

1846

1924

Wife of Robert M MORTON.

2633

C

1

Morton

Robert M

1845

1929

Husband of Nancy E MORTON.

Co. F, 33rd Ind. Vol.

2633

C

1

Morton

Susan Jane

1821

16 Sep 1888

nee McCONNELL.  Wife of Alexander MORTON.

(Note:  Alexander MORTON is buried in Morton Cemetery in Barton Township, east of Mackey.)

2822

SE

2

Mota

Malissa C

?

?

(Dates are illegible.)

3629

SW

10

Munford

Alexander McCloud

--

10 Jun 1864

Son of John & Mary Nixon “Polly” (ARCHER) MUNFORD.

Aged 24 Y. 8 M. & 18 D.

Corp. in the 80th Reg. Ind. Vol.

“Enlisted 11 Aug 1862 at Princeton, Indiana, age 23.  Died at Louisville, Kentucky, 10 Jun 1864.”

3786

NW

4

Munford

Grace R

1830

1894

nee ROBERTS.  Wife of William A MUNFORD.  Married 15 Oct 1851.

2957

SE

7

Munford

James Riley

--

24 Mar 1847

Husband of Ellen E (LITTLE) MUNFORD.  Married 17 Jul 1844.  Son of John & Mary Nixon “Polly” (ARCHER) MUNFORD.

 “Aged 23 Years 5 Months & 28 dy.s.”

3790

NW

4

Munford

James Roderick

24 Mar 1919

25 Nov 1993

Husband of Patricia Ann (MILLER) MUNFORD.  Married 28 Jun 1948 in Kenton County, Kentucky.  Son of RoderickSedgwick & Mildred A (APPLEGATE) MUNFORD. 

Lt. Col., US Army, WW II.

3010

SE

8

Munford

Jemima “Mima”

23 Feb 1851

8 Jun 1927

nee STONEBARGER.  Wife of Dr. Samuel Ebenezer MUNFORD.  Married 22 Jan 1873 in Marion Co., Indiana.

3007

SE

8

Munford

John

17 Mar 1794

26 Oct 1862

Husband of Mary N “Polly” (ARCHER) MUNFORD.  Married 26 Feb 1819.

“Died in the 69 Year of His Age”

3788

NW

4

Munford

Mary

19 Jul 1829

30 Jun 1905

Daughter of John & Mary Nixon “Polly” (ARCHER) MUNFORD.

3785

NW

4

Munford

Mary Nixon “Polly”

9 Sep 1809

24 Sep 1884

nee ARCHER.  Wife of John MUNFORD.  Married 26 Feb 1819.

(Note:  This stone is now almost illegible.)

3787

NW

4

Munford

Mildred A

31 Oct 1896

9 Mar 1978

nee APPLEGATE.  Wife of Roderick Sedgwick MUNFORD.  Married 1917 in Clark County, Indiana.  Charles Webster & Maud H (BRADBURY) APPLEGATE.

3009

SE

8

Munford

Nancy J

1837

1902

nee FINNEY.  Wife of Robert Milton MUNFORD.  Married 2 Oct 1856.

2955

SE

7

Munford

Robert Milton

21 Sep 1832

6 Jan 1921

Husband of Nancy J (FINNEY) MUNFORD.  Married 2 Oct 1856.  Son of John & Mary Nixon “Polly” (ARCHER) MUNFORD. 

Pvt., Co F, 33rd Reg. Indiana Infantry.  Enlisted on 16 Sep 1861.  Mustered out on 21 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky.


2955

SE

7

Munford

Roderick S

15 Nov 1873

15 Oct 1951

Husband of Mildred A MUNFORD.  Son of Dr. Samuel E & Mina MUNFORD.

Cpl. 159th Ind. Infantry, Sp. Am. War.

Captain, Co., M, 2nd Ind. Inf., Mexican Border Service.

Major 310th M.G. Bn., WW I.

2954

3008

2953

SE

7

Munford

Samuel Ebenezer, M.D.

17 Jun 1837

31 Jun 1893

Husband of Jemima “Mima” (STONEBARGER) MUNFORD.  Married 22 Jan 1873 in Marion Co., Indiana.

3006

2953

SE

8

Munford

Thomas Harvey

--

6 Sep 1849

Husband of Maria Louisa (EMBREE) MUNFORD.  Married 1 Jan 1848.  Son of John & Mary Nixon “Polly” (ARCHER) MUNFORD.

 “Aged 25 Years 11 Months & 20 Days.”

3789

NW

4

Munford

William Archer

24 Sep 1825

21 Oct 1902

Husband of Grace R (ROBERTS) MUNFORD.  Married 15 Oct 1851.  Son of John & Mary Nixon “Polly” (ARCHER) MUNFORD.

Sgt., Co. D, 58th, Ind. Inf.

“Enlisted 5 Dec 1861 at Princeton, Indiana, age 35.  Mustered out 8 May 1865

2957

SE

7

Munro

Delle D

1870

1937

nee DUNCAN.  Daughter of William & Isabella (BROWN) DUNCAN.

3107

NE

3

Murphy

Fannie

1824

1895

--

4029

NW

10

Murphy

Margery M

22 Sep 1824

26 May 1905

Wife of William L MURPHY.

“Mother”

3072

3073

NE

1

Murphy

Mary A

2 Mar 1849

--

Daughter of William L & Margery M MURPHY.

3072

NE

1

Murphy

William L

14 Nov 1818

2 Jul 1908

Husband of Margery M MURPHY.

“Father”

3072

3074

NE

1



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.