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Hight Chapel Cemetery

Patoka Township

Gibson County, Indiana



Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3337 N;  Longitude, 87.5153 W
Congressional Location:SE-1/4; SW-1/4; SECTION 15; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 10W
Common Directions:

Located on the northeast side of Indiana State Road 64 at the intersection with County Road 150S.

Last updated    05 Sep 2016

The following list was compiled by Georgia McEllhiney, in August 2002 and updated by Daniel L Elliott, 18 May 2010.   Notes were supplemented with marriage and census records plus genealogy records.  There are unmarked graves plus a few unknown due to missing, unreadable, destroyed or broken markers.   
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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

OTHER

Photo#              Photo

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ion

Row

Anderson

John M

-- 

20 Jul 1879

Son of John M & Susan ANDERSON.

Aged (illegible.)

2594

N/A

15

Autz

Daisy O Atkins

18 Jan 1895

29 Aug 1969

nee ATKINS.  Died in Cleveland, Ohio.

2481

N/A

6

Barrett

Elizabeth

1874

19 Mar 1930

Wife of Sherman BARRETT

Headstone not found or identified 18 May 2010.

N/A

?

Bates

Joyce Ann

--

10 Apr 1938

Infant of Mr. & Mrs. John BATES.

(Small brick between Dock A & Bertha A HUGHES.)

2512

N/A

8

Beard

Infant

20 Feb 1926

20 Feb 1926

Child of Walter & Lillie (ADKINS) BEARD

Headstone not found or identified 18 May 2010.

N/A

?

Beard

Lillie May

17 Oct 1890

2 Sep 1929

nee ADKINS. Wife of Walter BEARD. Daughter of James & Belle ADKINS.

 “Mother”

2459

N/A

3

Beard

Louise

--- 

-- 

 --

Headstone not found or identified 18 May 2010.

N/A

?

Beard

Marian E

6 Nov 1928

20 Jan 1996

Wife of Robert L. BEARD, Sr.

Married 12 Nov 1946


"Our Children: Robert L, Jr., Richard L., Rosanna L. & Randal L.”

2521

2522

N/A

9

Beard

Matilda

 --

20 Apr 1949

 Aged 67 yrs. 8 mos. 28 dys.

Headstone not found or identified 18 May 2010.

N/A

?

Beard

Robert L, Sr

20 Feb 1925

26 Jan 1994

Husband of Marian E BEARD.; Married 12 Nov 1946.


"Our Children: Robert L, Jr., Richard L., Rosanna L. & Randal L.”


SC2, U. S. Navy, W.W. II

 

2521

2522

N/A

9

Beard

Rosanna L

8 Jan 1951

8 Apr 1951

Daughter of Robert L & Marian E BEARD, Sr.

2458

N/A

3

Beard

Walter Lee

25 Nov 1890

25 Mar 1975

Husband of Lillie May (ADKINS) BEARD.


“Father”


Private, U. S. Army, W.W. I



(Click here to view obituary.)

2459

2460

N/A

3

Bement

Effie Lathom

1873

1950

nee SHIPP.  Wife of Richard Clinton LATHOM, 1st married 12 Aug 1896 in Wayne County, Illinois; and John H BEMENT, 2nd, married 1 Sep 1923 in Princeton, Gibson County, Indiana.


Daughter of David & Ruth (LOPERS) SHIPP.

2425

N/A

2

Bowron

Olive Mason

4 Jul 1901

6 Feb 1986

nee MASON.

2466

N/A

4

Boyd

Joseph, Sr

29 Jun 1896

3 Jan 1958

Husband of Loretta (AUSTELL) BOYD, 1st, married 31 Oct 1916 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana; & Masil BOYD, 2nd. 


Son of HIram & Annie (HOLDER) BOYD.

No headstone found.

N/A

?

Brewster

Patty A

11 Feb 1932

25 Mar 1997

"In Loving Memory"

2409

N/A

 

Burlle

William M

 --

23 Feb 1875

Son of J. H. & M. B. BURLLE

Headstone not found or identified 18 May 2010.

N/A

?

Burton

Lillie D

 --

23 Apr 1878

Daughter of George T & N C BURTON.

Aged ? (illegible.)

2549

N/A

10

Burton

Nellie J

-- 

1 Aug 1884

(Twin of Nettie BURTON; daughter of George T & N C BURTON.)

Aged 2 M. 6 D.

2546

N/A

10

Burton

Nettie A

 --

28 Jul 1884

(Twin of Nellie BURTON; daughter of George T & N C BURTON.)

Aged 2 M. 3 Ds.

2543

 

N/A

10

Burton

Robert

16 Jul 1805

6 Mar 1892

Aged 86 y. 7 m. 24 d.

“Born in the parish of St. Mary's Stoke, Newington, London, England

2536

N/A

10

Burton

Robert G

3 Nov 1831

22 May 1894

Oldest son of Robert & Rosamond BURTON.

“Born in London, England

2534

N/A

10

Burton

William

 ?

?

Son of George T & N C BURTON.

(Now mostly illegible.)

2551

N/A

10

Butterworth

Laura E

25 Dec 1878

5 Jan 1974

nee WATKINS.

2462

N/A

4

Coleman

Albert R 

30 Sep 1891

6 Oct 1975

Private, U. S. Army, W. W. I

2410

N/A

1

Coleman

James H 

15 Jul 1828

6 Jan 1892

Husband of S Elizabeth COLEMAN.

“Father”

Company "G", 136th. Indiana Infantry; Enlisted 21 May 1864 as a Private, mustered out in Indianapolis, Indiana on 2 Sep 1864)

2405

2404

2406

N/A

1

Coleman

John A

1847

31 Jan 1926

Husband of Sarah Elizabeth COLEMAN.

2411

N/A

1

Coleman

S Elizabeth

23 Nov 1828

21 Mar 1888

Wife of James HCOLEMAN.

“Mother”

2407

2404

2408

N/A

1

Coleman

Sarah Elizabeth

1860

9 Jan 1917

Wife of John A COLEMAN.

2411

N/A

1

Coomer

Anna L

18 Sep 1928

7 Jul 2004 

nee BEARD.  Wife of George E COOMER.  Married 18 Jan 1946.

2574

N/A

13

Coomer

George E 

25 Jul 1921

1 Apr 1982

Husband of Anna L (BEARD) COOMER.  Married 18 Jan 1946

S2, U. S. Navy, W.W. II

2574

2575

N/A

13

Coons

Anna Elizabeth

15 Aug 1828

28 Nov 1897

nee MORGAN.  Mother of Brunetta (COONS) WATKINS.

2415

N/A

1

Daschke

Claribel Mason

18 Aug 1908

 12 Oct 2002

nee MASON.

(Died Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida; per Social Security Death Index.)

2463

N/A

4

Davis

B S

-- 

18 Apr 1868

 Aged 51 y’s. 10 m’s. 18 d’s.

2518

N/A

8

Davis

Levi H 

 --

27 Apr 1883

Husband of Sarah (HOWELL) DAVIS.  Married 10 Mar 1869.

Aged 34 y. 11 m. 8 d.

Pvt., Company "M", 1st. Indiana Heavy Artillery

2564

N/A

12

Davisson

Isabelle

 --

16 Nov 1866

Consort of James DAVISSON.

Aged 21 Yrs.

(Note:  Surname on the stone is spelled “DAVISSON.”)

2412

N/A

1

De Arman

John W

11 Sep 1832

19 Feb 1891

Husband of Elizabeth J (COVEY) De ARMAN.  Married 9 Oct 1851

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


2492

N/A

6

De Arman

Thomas

16 Mar 1873

13 Mar 1876

 Son of John W & Elizabeth J De ARMAN.

2494

2493

N/A

6

Eaton

Anna

 1876

17 May 1921

nee LAMON. Wife of John H EATON.  Married 6 Feb 1907 in Vigo County, Indiana.


Daughter of John F & Emma LAMON.


Aged 44 yrs. 3 mos. 1 dy.

2526

N/A

9

Gershom

?

?

?

(No legible given name or dates:  Buried next to Charles OSBORN)

2452

N/A

3

Gourley

James Thomas 

 22 Mar 1897

2 Sep 1942

Son of John & Eliza GOURLEY.

Indiana, Private, 152nd. Infantry, 33rd. Division, WW I.

2423

N/A

2

Gourley

Oscar W

8 Apr 1879

1 Jan 1904

Son of John & Eliza GOURLEY.

(On same stone as Eliza GOURLEY THORNTON.)

"and his sweet love floats thru the calm air back to me whispers mother love touching thee from his mother"

2420

N/A

2

Hale

Carolyn S

5 Jun 1942

10 Jul 1996

Wife of John HALE

2563

N/A

12

Hale

John

26 Jan 1928

18 Oct 1996

Husband of Carolyn S HALE

2563

N/A

12

Hammond

William

1865

1942

 --

Headstone not found or identified 18 May 2010.

N/A

?

Heisz

Infant

17 Jan 1869

17 Jan 1869

Son of J & S A HEISZ.

2538

N/A

10

Hughes

Benjamin D 

 --

28 Oct 1878

Husband of Manerva J (SLATER) HUGHES.  Married 8 Dec 1864.

Company "C", 17th. Indiana Infantry; (Enlisted as a Private on 12 Jun 1861, mustered out on 20 Jun 1864)

2573

N/A

13

Hughes

Bertha A

25 Jul 1898

16 Aug 1984

nee VITITON.  Wife of Dock A HUGHES.  Married 26 Jan 1917.

2511

N/A

8

Hughes

Daniel B

 abt 1841

5 Aug 1920

Husband of J Elizabeth HUGHES.

Age:  85 years.

Company "B", 65th. Indiana Infantry

2561

N/A

11

Hughes

Dock A

11 May 1895

27 Oct 1957

Husband of Bertha A (VITITON) HUGHES.  Married 26 Jan 1917.

“Father”

2513

N/A

8

Hughes

James 

?

?

Cpl., Co E,  80th Reg. Indiana Infantry.  Discharged for wounds.

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

No headstone found.

N/A

?

Hughes

James B

26 May 1850

14 Feb 1915

Husband of Louvina C HUGHES.

2514

N/A

8

Hughes

Louvina C

20 Sep 1867

15 Feb 1932

Wife of James B HUGHES.

2514

N/A

8

Ireland

?

?

?

(Assumed to be an IRELAND child; stone is broken and illegible.)

2451

N/A

3

Ireland

Anna V

14 Nov 1831

20 Jan 1906

 Wife of Daniel L IRELAND.

2427

N/A

2

Ireland

Daniel L

25 Sep 1821

29 Aug 1891

Husband of Anna V IRELAND.

"There's a beautiful mansion above hight, and I long to reach its shores for I believe I too shall follow and unite with those that has gone on before."

2428

N/A

2

Ireland

Daniel T

 --

29 Nov 1865

Son of M & A IRELAND

Headstone not found or identified 18 May 2010.

N/A

?

Ireland

Infant

 --

14 Feb 1860

Daughter of Daniel L & Anna V IRELAND.

Aged 16 dys.

2450

N/A

3

Ireland

John

-- 

10 Oct 1865

Son of Daniel L & Anna V IRELAND.

Aged 15 yrs. 9 mos. 29 dys.

2447

N/A

3

Ireland

William

 --

8 May 1865

Son of M & A IRELAND

Headstone not found or identified 18 May 2010.

N/A

?

King

Charles D

8 Feb 1827

19 Sep 1899

Husband of Lizzie KING.

“Father”

2557

N/A

11

King

Lizzie

4 Jun 1844

27 Jan 1877

Wife of Charles D KING.

“Mother”

2555

N/A

11

Lamb

Benjamin F

17 Apr 1836

10 Sep 1869

Son of John & Martha "Patsy" (ROW) LAMB.

3725

N/A

?

Lamon

Clarence W

1874

24 Apr 1907

Son of John F & Emma M LAMON.

2526

N/A

?

Lamon

Emma M

1856

1941

Wife of John F LAMON

2527

N/A

9

Lamon

John F

1854

1922

Husband of Emma M LAMON

2527

N/A

9

Lamon

Manuel Ray

4 Aug 1847

5 Mar 1893

Age 45 Y. 7 M. 1 D.

2524

N/A

9

Lamon

Martin M

12 Jan 1828

31 Jul 1866

Aged 38 yrs. 6 mos. & 19 dys

2467

N/A

4

Lancaster

Adele

19 Mar 1894

13 Apr 1984

Wife of John J LANCASTER

2507

N/A

7

Lancaster

John J

14 Aug 1889

2 May 1975

Husband of Adele LANCASTER

2507

N/A

7

Landrus

Helen M

31 Oct 1917

23 Mar 1993

Daughter of Dock A & Bertha A (VITITON) HUGHES.

“Mother”

2510

N/A

8

Laswell

Flora

19 Jan 1903

3 Jul 1993

"Maw"

2424

N/A

2

Lathom

John E

1912

1938

 Son of Richard Clinton LATHOM & Effie (SHIPP) LATHOM BEMENT.

2426

N/A

2

Leathers

Maria E “Mary”

abt 1811-14

27 Jul 1875

Wife of William LEATHERS

2516

N/A

8

Lewis

Chancey R 

--

18 Sep 1875

Husband of Mariah A "Maria" (LOWERY) LEWIS.  Married 6 Dec 1843 in Jennings County, Indiana.

Aged 56 Yrs. 1 Mo.

Pvt., Company "C", 145th. Indiana Infantry

2600

N/A

15

Lewis

Mariah A "Maria"

 --

5 Dec 1897

nee LOWERY.  Wife of Chancey R LEWIS.  Married 6 Dec 1843 in Jennings County, Indiana.

Aged 71 Y. 10 M. 7 ds.

2598

N/A

15

Lloyd

Bently A

17 Oct 1974

--

Son of Linda M (COOMER) LLOYD.

0151

N/A

14

Lloyd

Linda M

2 Jun 1951

8 Jun 2014

nee COOMER.  Daughter of George E & Anna L (BEARD) COOMER. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

0151

N/A

14

Loper

Eli

 --

24 Mar 1874

Husband of Esther LOPER.

Aged 69 yrs. 6 mos. 19 dys.

(Stone is now broken and damaged.)

2581

2582

N/A

14

Loper

Esther

 --

20 Apr 1888

Wife of Esther LOPER.

Aged 87 Yrs. 25 Dys.

2584

N/A

14

Loper

Frances

 --

30 May 1880

nee ARBURN.  Wife of Charles W LOPER.  Married 20 Jul 1861.

Aged 37 yrs.  6 ms.

2589

N/A

14

Loper

Infant

 --

27 Oct 1861

Daughter of Charles W & Frances LOPER.

Aged 2 mos. 10 dys.

Headstone not found or identified 18 May 2010.

N/A

?

Loper

William E

 --

31 Oct 1889

Son of Charles W & Frances (ARBURN) LOPER.

Aged 24 Y’S. 2 M. & 9 D.

2587

N/A

14

Sections and Rows.
The cemetery is all in one section.  For purposes of this listing, rows were numbered beginning on the east side.
 

2399 Bell from Hight Chapel church:  "Built 1860 - Burnt 1976.  In memory of our loved ones."
2602  View of entrance to cemetery from SR 64.
2605  View east half of cemetery from parking area.
2603  View of west half of cemetery from southwest corner.