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Columbia Cemetery

Also known as White Church Cemetery

Patoka Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3430 N;  Longitude, -87.6121 W
Congressional Location:SW-1/4; NW-1/4; SECTION 14;; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 11W and SE-1/4; NE-1/4; SECTION 15; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 11W
Common Directions:

Located at the intersection of White Church Road and CR-250W; just under 0.9 mile due south of SR-64.

Last updated  27 Jul 2017

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves, using several different sources; headstone photographs, May 2010,  by Daniel L Elliott,  There may be 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

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ion

Row

Brademeyer

Henry J

6 Apr 1846

17 Mar 1915

Husband of Mary Elizabeth (WHITE) BRADEMEYER. 


Son of John & Henereste (WROLLERD)* BRADEMEYER.


Age:  69 years.


Co. M, 10th Reg. Indiana Cav.


*Note:  Spelling of his Mother's surname on Certificate of Death is difficult to read.

9141

1E

4

Brademeyer

Mary Elizabeth

1846

(24 Oct 1853)

5 Jul 1921

nee WHITE. Wife of Henry J BRADEMEYER. 


Daughter of Henry WHITE. 


Note:  Certificate of Death reports her birth date as 24 Oct 1853.

9140

1E

4

Bradham

Claudius

20 Jan 1812

12 Mar 1870

--

8553

1B

15

Bradshaw

Frances

5 Aug 1917

16 Dec 1987

Wife of Garland E BRADSHAW.  Married 23 Feb 1935.

9912

2A

8

Bradshaw

Garland E

29 Jun 1916

10 Sep 1988

Husband of Frances BRADSHAW.  Married 23 Feb 1935.

9912

2A

8

Braselton

Anna M

1865

1923

nee WHITTAKER.  Wife of George Morten BRASELTON.  Married 18 Sep 1884.

7713

1C

5

Braselton

Arthur B

6 Feb 1879

20 Feb 1880

Son of D B & C A BRASELTON.

8588

1B

15

Braselton

Charles Ellis

--

14 Nov 1882

Son of D B & C A BRASELTON.

Aged 1 mo.

8584

1B

15

Braselton

Charles J

21 May 1919

5 Apr 2006

Husband of Marjorie P (ROBINSON) BRASELTON.  Married 17 Sep 1939


Son of Clifford M & Nellie (WHEELER) BRASELTON.


“Our Children:  C J, Paul, Jana, Scott”


US Army, SSgt., WW II.

7889

7890

1C

13

Braselton

Clarence Edward

14 Jun 1884

2 Mar 1963

Husband of Mezza Blanche (WALLACE) BRASELTON. 


Son of William H & Elle M (SPORE) BRASELTON.

7932

1C

15

Braselton

Clifford M

1885

1921

Husband of Nellie (WHEELER) BRASELTON. 


Married 8 Dec 1917.


Son of Jacob Henry & Luella Elizabeth (WOODS) BRASELTON.

7888

1C

13

Braselton

Eckie Mae

31 May 1881

23 Jul 1881

Daughter of Jacob Henry & Luella Elizabeth (WOODS) BRASELTON.

8496

1B

14

Braselton

Fred L

28 Jun 1936

--

Husband of Lois G BRASELTON.  Married 7 Jun 1957.

“Our Sons:  Bradley & Robert”

11254

11256

2E

17

Braselton

George C

23 Dec 1880

1 Mar 1900

--

8576

1B

15

Braselton

George H

15 Aug 1839

11 Nov 1861

Pvt., Co. F, 33rd Reg. Indiana Infantry.  Enlisted on 16 Sep 1861.


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


No headstone found.  Not buried here -- see note.
 

(Note:  Military records indicate he originally was buried at London, Kentucky.  Most burials there were moved to Camp Nelson National Cemetery, RR#3, 6980 Danville Road, Nicholasville, Kentucky.  His military records consistently spell the surname as "BRAZELTON."  He is listed at Camp Nelson Cemetery as "BRAZELTON, G H." buried at Section F, Site 2235.) dle, 4 May 2013.

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Braselton

George Morten

1864

1938

Husband of Anna M (WHITTAKER) BRASELTON.  Married 18 Sep 1884.

7712

1C

5

Braselton

Grasey M

1 Sep 1877

10 Dec 1880

Daughter of D B & C A BRASELTON.

8587

1B

15

Braselton

Hope Emerson

7 Oct 1904

16 Nov 1941

nee EMERSON.  First wife of Willard Paul BRASELTON.

7961

1C

17

Braselton

J Chester A

1 Mar 1889

19 Jan 1967

Husband of Rosa G BRASELTON. 


Son of Jacob Henry & Luella Elizabeth (WOODS) BRASELTON.

7957

1C

17

Braselton

Jacob Henry

1854

1934

Husband of Luella Elizabeth (WOODS) BRASELTON.  Married 2 May 1880.

7891

1C

13

Braselton

James W

--

15 Dec 1871

Husband of Luticia (HALL) BRASELTON.  Married 6 Mar 1856.


Aged 37 Y. 8 M. 1 D.

“Father”


Co. F., 33rd Reg. Indiana Inf.

7749

7750

7747

1C

7

Braselton

John B, Jr

--

1 Sep 1887

Husband of Nancy (COLVIN) BRASELTON. 


Son of John B & Elizabeth (BROWN) BRASELTON.


Aged 79 Y’S. 5 Mo. & 23 D.


“Father”

8573

8574

1B

15

Braselton

John W

10 Oct 1839 (1836)

18 Sep 1915 (1916)

Husband of Susanah A (WOODS) BRASELTON. 


Son of John & Nancy (COLVIN) BRASELTON


“Father”


Co. D, 58th Reg. Indiana Inf.



Note:    Certificate of Death reports different dates from those carved on the monument.  Buried here 20 Sep 1915.

8500

8502

1B

14

Braselton

Laura E

--

22 Jun 1892

nee KENDLE.  Wife of John Coburn BRASELTON.


Aged 20 Ys. 2 Ms. & 5 Days.

8430

1B

13

Braselton

Lectal

26 Mar 1874

2 Oct 1880

Daughter of John W & Susanah A BRASELTON.


Aged 6 Y. 6 M. & 6 D.

8505

1B

14

Braselton

Lois G

18 May 1935

--

Wife of Fred L BRASELTON.  Married 7 Jun 1957.


“Our Sons:  Bradley & Robert”

11254

11256

2E

17

Braselton

Luella Elizabeth  W

28 Sep 1862

Sep 1941

nee WOODS.  Wife of Jacob Henry BRASELTON.  Married 2 May 1880.


Daughter of Sidney Milton & Serilda Jane (KEITHLEY) WOODS.

7892

1C

13

Braselton

Luther C

14 Apr 1884

3 Aug 1894

--

8582

1B

15

Braselton

Luticia

--

2 Jan 1889

nee HALL.  Wife of James W BRASELTON.  Married 6 Mar 1856.


Aged 48 Y. 11 M. 15 D.

“Mother”

7751

7750

1C

7

Braselton

Marjorie P

27 Jan 1922

24 Jun 2004

nee ROBINSON.  Wife of Charles J BRASELTON.  Married 17 Sep 1939.


“Our Children:  C J, Paul, Jana, Scott”

7889

7890

1C

13

Braselton

Mezza Blanche

21 Oct 1892

25 Nov 1976

nee WALLACE.  Wife of Clarence E BRASELTON.  


Daughter of Mariam Henry & Lathena Ellen (STEELE) WALLACE.

7932

1C

15

Braselton

Nancy

--

3 Feb 1887

nee COLVIN.  Wife of John B BRASELTON, Jr.


Age 72 Y’RS. 4 M. & 26 D.


“Mother”

8570

8571

1B

15

Braselton

Nellie

16 Oct 1889

5 Jan 1969

nee WHEELER.  Wife of Clifford M BRASELTON.  Married 8 Dec 1917. 


Daughter of Charles W & Mary A (KARNES) WHEELER.

7888

1C

13

Braselton

Nettie

--

--

Buried with family of George Morten BRASELTON.

7715

1C

5

Braselton

Ollie

1885

1887

Child of George Morten & Anna M (WHITTAKER) BRASELTON.

7716

7717

1C

5

Braselton

Parna

30 Oct 1876

30 Oct 1876

Daughter of John W & Susanah A BRASELTON.

8507

1B

14

Braselton

Peroy E

4 Mar 1868

15 Mar 1868

Son of John W & Susanah A BRASELTON.

8509

1B

14

Braselton

Ralph W

1899

1899

Son of George Morten & Anna M (WHITTAKER) BRASELTON.

7718

7719

1C

5

Braselton

Rosa G

23 Dec 1899

18 May 1971

nee EDWARDS.  Wife of J Chester A BRASELTON.

7957

1C

17

Braselton

Ruth Zook

14 Sep 1915

30 Jan 2004

nee ZOOK.  Second wife of Willard Paul BRASELTON.


Daughter of Omer & Alta (GRIFFIN ZOOK.


(Click here to view obituary.)

7958

1C

17

Braselton

Scott Allen

31 Jan 1962

16 Jul 2014

Son of Charles & Marjorie (ROBINSON) BRASELTON.


(Click here to view obituary.)

0127

0128

1C

13

Braselton

Susanah A

7 Oct 1844

31 Oct 1917

nee WOODS.  Wife of John W BRASELTON. 


Daughter of Jackson Joseph & Elenor (MAUCK) WOODS.


“Mother”

8500

8501

1B

14

Braselton

Vinceton O

1 Jun 1886

6 Mar 1899

--

8579

1B

15

Braselton

Willard Paul

5 Oct 1892

20 Sep 1979

Husband of Hope (EMERSON) BRASELTON, 1st; and Ruth (ZOOK) BRASELTON, 2nd.


Son of Jacob Henry & Leulla Elizabeth (WOODS) BRASELTON.


Pvt., US Army, WW I.

7959

7960

1C

17

Braselton

William H

--

14 Aug 1891

Aged 32 Y. 10 M. 15 D.

7753

1C

7

Braun

Dennis J

26 Jan 1960

24 Apr 2003

Son of Richard E & Mildred Marie (MEIER) BRAUN.

11132

2D

23

Braun

Mildred M

5 Mar 1936

5 Nov 2016

nee MEIER.  Wife of Richard E BRAUN.


Married 16 Feb 1957


Daughter of Floyd & Eva MEIER. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

11133

2D

23

Braun

Richard E

17 Feb 1934

20 Dec 2010

Husband of Mildred M (MEIER) BRAUN. 


Married 16 Feb 1957


Son of Christian & Ocie (POWERS) BRAUN.


US Army.


(Click here to view obituary.)

11133

2D

23

Braxton

David Alan

9 Jun 1959

5 Feb 1984

Son of Robert Edmund & Mar Alyce (CAREY) BRAXTON.

9417

1F

3

Braxton

Mary Alyce Carey

26 Sep 1915

14 Mar 2001

nee CAREY.  Wife of Robert Edmund BRAXTON.


Daughter of Willia Paul & Hazel (BINKLEY) CAREY.

9416

1F

3

Braxton

Robert Edmund

26 Apr 1909

11 Sep 1976

Husband of Mary Alyce (CAREY) BRAXTON. 


Son of Samuel H & Dora (PADGETT) BRAXTON.

9416

1F

3

Brazelton

Theresa

25 Feb 1883

27 Jan 1962

Daughter of Jacob Henry & Louella (WOODS) BRAZELTON.

7955

1C

17

Breeden

Charles Norman

19 May 1887

9 Apr 1954

(Date not carved.)

Husband of Mona A (CHANLEY) BREEDEN, 1st; and Cathern (McCAULEY) BREEDEN, 2nd.


Son of Henry & Cora L (PAXTON) BREEDEN. 


Note:  He died in Crawford County, Indiana and was buried in same plot as his second wife, 15 Apr 1954 in Potato Run Cemetery, White Cloud, Harrison County, Indiana.

7911

1C

14

Breeden

Clyde W

29 Apr 1913

30 Nov 1917

Son of Charles Norman & Mona A (CHANLEY) BREEDEN.

7911

7913

1C

14

Breeden

Mona A

28 Jul 1885

24 Jan 1919

nee CHANLEY.  First wife of Charles N BREEDEN. 


Daughter of P A & Amanda CHANLEY.


“Mother”

7911

7912

1C

14

Bridger

Alfred Farnco

15 Aug 1923

19 Jun 2004

Husband of Ellen Ann BRIDGER.

10466

2D

11

Bridger

Ellen Ann

15 Dec 1930

17 Dec 2003

Wife of Alfred Farnco BRIDGER.

10466

2D

11

Bridges

Gloria J

21 Oct 1947

--

Wife of William Carral BRIDGES.

11249

2E

16

Bridges

William Carral

12 Mar 1930

17 Jul 2003

Husband of Gloria J BRIDGES.

11249

2E

16

Brim

Mary E

2 Feb 1886

24 Oct 1958

Wife of Verner BRIM

8095

1B

4

Brim

Verner

19 Mar 1893

20 Feb 1955

Husband of Mary E BRIM.


Indiana, Pfc., Co. B, 114th Engineers, WW I.

(Note:  Military marker reports dates as 20 Mar 1893 and 19 Feb 1955.

8095

8096

1B

4



Sections and Rows.
For purposes of this listing, the cemetery was divided into Sections 1A, 1B, 1C, 1D, 1E, 1F, 2A, 2B, 2C, 2D, 2E and 2F.  Rows were numbered beginning on the east side of each section.  See the images below for reference.
 

Section divisions used for this listing.
Aerial view of the cemetery location; church building in upper-right corner.
7624  Sign over original entrance to the cemetery
8006 View of Section 1A, immediately west of the church.