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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  15 Nov 2011

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

Sanders

Benjamin A

28 Feb 1852

2 Mar 1914

Husband of Indiann (FLEMMINGS) SANDERS.  Married 23 Apr 1873 in Daviess County, Indiana.

Age 62 Years 3 Ds.

“Father”

3404

3405

NE

13

Sanders

Indiann

26 Aug 1856

22 Sep 1937

nee FLEMMINGS.  Wife of Benjamin A SANDERS.  Married 23 Apr 1873 in Daviess County, Indiana.

“Mother”

3404

3406

NE

13

Saulmon

Agnes M

1894

1931

Wife of Osian Oscar SAULMON.

2866

SE

4

Saulmon

Osian Oscar

1884

1977

Husband of Agnes M SAULMON.

2865

SE

4

Servoss

Anna M

16 Feb 1856

11 Dec 1930

nee MUNFORD.  Daughter of William A & Grace R (ROBERTS) MUNFORD.

2956

SE

7

Sevedge

Catherine

1858

1943

Wife of James A SEVEDGE.

3816

NW

4

Sevedge

James A

1855

1936

Husband of Catherine SEVEDGE.

3816

NW

4

Shannon

Barbara A

22 Jan 1934

--

nee WOODS.  Wife of Carlyle SHANNON.  Married 8 May 1964.  Daughter of Wylie & Rosalind WOODS.


"Our Daughter:  Lori Shannon & Husband Patrick Kevin McKEE."

M001  Courtesy of Lori Shannon McKee, 15 Nov 2011.

M002  Courtesy of Lori Shannon McKee, 15 Nov 2011.

SW

1

Shannon

Carlyle "Cork"

23 Feb 1930

7 Jul 2009

Husband of Barbara (WOODS) SHANNON.  Married 8 May 1964.  Son of Felix & Lillian SHANNON. 


"Our Daughter:  Lori Shannon & Husband Patrick Kevin McKEE."


“…longtime Sexton at Archer Cemetery


Pfc., US Army.


(Click here to view obituary.)

M001  Courtesy of Lori Shannon McKee, 15 Nov 2011.

M002  Courtesy of Lori Shannon McKee, 15 Nov 2011.

SW

1

Shelton

Frank M

1883

1961

Husband of Martha E SHELTON.

3523

SW

3

Shelton

Martha E

1899

1982

Wife of Frank M SHELTON.

3523

SW

3

Shopbells

?

--

--

“Mother”

3189

NE

5

Shopbells

Alice A

--

--

--

3191

3189

NE

5

Shopbells

Hattie E

--

--

--

3191

3189

NE

5

Shopbells

Martin L

--

--

--

3190

3189

NE

5

Shopbells

Willie J

--

--

--

3190

3189

NE

5

Shull

Lucy P

--

8 Oct 1875

Daughter of G W & L M SHULL.

Aged 1 yr 3 mo 4 ds

3182

NE

4

Simmons

Mary Louella

1874

1947

--

3184

NE

5

Slater

Alice

25 Sep 1856

2 Oct 1933

--

2864

SE

4

Smith

Abraham L

1826

1915

Husband of Maggie J (ERVIN) SMITH.  Married 23 Aug 1860.

3844

3845

NW

6

Smith

Charlie

10 Jan 1889

6 Jul 1895

--

3848

3849

NW

6

Smith

Maggie J

1835

1920

nee ERVIN.  Wife of Abraham L SMITH.  Married 23 Aug 1860.

3844

3846

NW

6

Snivley

Nancy Lytle Stormont

1902

1997

nee STORMONT.  Wife of Sprague Frisby SNIVLEY.  Daughter of David Riley & Mary E (LYTLE) STORMONT.

3893

NW

7

Snivley

Sprague Frisby

1907

1958

Husband of Nancy Lytle (STORMONT) SNIVLEY.  Son of Alice SNIVLEY.

3893

NW

7

Spain

Willie

--

22 Sep 1820

Infant child of R. M. & M. A. SPAIN.

Aged 8 ms. 12 ds.

(No headstone found or identified.)

N/A

NW

11

Spence

Cyrus

1872

1875

Son of John & Mary A (McWILLIAMS) SPENCE.

3908

3911

NW

8

Spence

Edna May

1877

1945

Wife of Samuel M SPENCE.

3412

NE

12

Spence

Erwin

1869

1890

Son of John & Mary A (McWILLIAMS) SPENCE.

3908

3914

NW

8

Spence

Gabriel

24 Nov 1831

12 Jul 1901

Husband of Martha A (McWILLIAMS) SPENCE.  Married 28 Mar 1860.

“Father”

3490

3492

SW

2

Spence

Infant

--

--

Infant daughter of Jack SPENCE.

3411

NE

12

Spence

Infant

1871

1871

Infant daughter of John & Mary A (McWILLIAMS) SPENCE.

3908

3910

NW

8

Spence

James N

--

4 Jan 1883

Son of Gabriel & Martha A (McWILLIAMS) SPENCE.

Aged 16 y. 3 m. 11 d.

3494

SW

2

Spence

Jennetta

1868

1919

Daughter of Gabriel & Martha A (McWILLIAMS) SPENCE.

3493

SW

2

Spence

John

1839

1882

Husband of Mary A (McWILLIAMS) SPENCE.  Married 17 Oct 1865.

“Father” 

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


3907

3912

NW

8

Spence

John Alex

6 Mar 1861

7 Jan 1947

Son of Gabriel & Martha A (McWILLIAMS) SPENCE.

3489

SW

2

Spence

Margret

1866

1897

Daughter of John & Mary A (McWILLIAMS) SPENCE.

3908

3915

NW

8

Spence

Martha A

5 Nov 1838

11 Oct 1920

nee McWILLIAMS.  Wife of Gabriel SPENCE.  Married 28 Mar 1860.

3490

SW

2

Spence

Mary

1844

1896

nee McWILLIAMS.  Wife of John SPENCE.  Married 17 Oct 1865.

“Mother”

3907

3913

NW

8

Spence

Samuel M

1874

1936

Husband of Edna May SPENCE.

3412

NE

12

Spence

Walter W

4 Mar 1900

21 Oct 1959

Son of John Alex & Lottie E SPENCE.

3488

SW

2

Spilman

Mary E

--

28 Feb 1871

Wife of S F SPILMNAN.

Aged 52 ys. ? m. ? d.

3171

NE

4

Sproul

John

--

8 Aug 1841

Æ 29 ys.

3346

NE

9

Sprowl

?

?

?

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

3350

NE

9

Sprowl

Alexander N

3 Apr 1835

22 Aug 1839

Son of W & A SPROWL

3373

NE

10

Sprowl

Annie Margaret

6 Sep 1874

15 Aug 1875

Daughter of William M & Elizabeth M SPROWL.

(Note:  Dates are now illegible.)

4020

NW

10

Sprowl

Charles A

27 Feb 1842

29 Sep 1857

Son of William M & Nancy O SPROWL.

4017

NW

10

Sprowl

Earl W

27 Jun 1894

21 Jul 1978

Son of Gilbert M & Catherine SPROWL.

3569

SW

5

Sprowl

Elizabeth

--

13 Aug 1875

Wife of John SPROWL.

Aged 89 years.

3352

NE

9

Sprowl

Elizabeth M

?

?

nee McGREGOR.  Wife of William M SPROWL.  Married 17 Oct 1872.

(Note:  Bottom of stone is buried.)

4019

NW

10

Sprowl

Infant

?

?

Infant son of William M & Elizabeth M SPROWL

(Note:  Dates are illegible.)

4018

NW

10

Sprowl

Jane

--

13 Dec 1836

Aged about 83 y,r,s.

3345

NE

9

Sprowl

John

--

30 Jan 1843

Aged 61 years.

3349

NE

9

Sprowl

Nancy

?

?

Illegible.

3347

NE

9

Sprowl

Nancy O

?

?

Wife of William M SPROWL.

(Note:  Bottom half of stone is buried.)

4022

NW

10



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.