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Lathom Cemetery

(aka Hitch Cemetery)

Patoka Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3842 N;  Longitude, -87.5792 W
Congressional Location:SE-1/4; NE-1/4; SECTION 36; TOWNSHIP 1S; RANGE 11W
Common Directions:

Located on the east side of the Old Patoka Road, about 3/10 mile south of the intersection with County Road 225N, about 1 3/4 miles northwest of Princeton.

Last updated  17 May 2017

The following list was furnished by Galen Wilson in 1974, and updated by Daniel L Elliott, 1 Mar 2010.   Notes were supplemented with marriage and census records plus genealogy records.  There probably 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

Notes & Inscriptions

Photos

Section

Row

Brown

Milly

24 May 1809

1 May 1842

nee LATHOM.  Wife of Hudson BROWN.  Married 13 Mar 1828.


(On her left lays her two infants)


Aged 32 yrs. 11 mos. 23 dys.

8160

 N/A

 2

Brown

William B

 --

1 Oct 1843

 Aged 13 yrs. 8 mos. 4 dys.

Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

 ?

Hargrove

J Celinda

15 Feb 1826

20 Aug 1827

Child of John & Isiphena (LATHOM) HARGROVE.

Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

 ?

Hargrove

John Pickney

6 Apr 1839

26 Jan 1840

Son of John & Isiphena (LATHOM) HARGROVE.

Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

 ?

Hitch

Cynthia A

26 Mar 1837

27 Mar 1910

nee LATHOM.  Wife of Daniel G HUMPHRIES, 1st, married 23 Mar 1853; and Elgat HITCH, 2nd married 8 Nov 1860.

8166

8165

 N/A

 3

Hitch

Elgat

19 May 1837

1 Apr 1909

Husband of Cynthia A.(LATHOM) HUMPHRIES HITCH.  Married 8 Nov 1860.

Photo by Randy Fuhrman, 9 Jan 2004.
Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

 

Hitch

Lizzie

24 Apr 1863

31 Aug 1877

Daughter of Elgat & Cynthia A (HUMPHRIES) HITCH.

8170.

8169  (footstone)

8165

 N/A

 3

Hyneman

Samuel McClittick

-- 

5 Jul 1844

Husband of Sara J “Sally” (HARGROVE) HYNEMAN.  Married 24 Oct 1837. 


Son of John & Elizabeth “Betsy” (KIRK) MILBURN HYNEMAN.


Aged 32 yrs. 9 mos.

Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

 ?

Hyneman

Samuel McClintick, Jr.

-- 

25 Apr 1847

Son of Samuel McClittick & Sara J “Sally” (HARGROVE) HYNEMAN.


Aged 2 yrs. 5 mos. 2 dys.

Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

 ?

Key

Murryla

22 Aug 1839

1 Oct 1840

Daughter of J L & P KEY.

Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

 ?

Kirk

Isophena

 --

28 Sep 1843

Daughter of William H  & Nancy KIRK.


Aged 4 yrs. 10 mos.

8153

 N/A

 1

Kirk

Nancy J

16 Apr 1818

20 Oct 1874

nee LATHOM.  Wife of William H. KIRK.  Married 18 Jan 1838.

8155

 N/A

 1

Kirk

Robert J

19 Mar 1856

15 Jul 1870

Son of William H & Nancy (LATHOM) KIRK.

Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

 ?

Kirk

Vincent

-- 

14 Oct 1853

Son of William & Nancy J (LATHOM) KIRK.


Aged 5 yrs. 9 mos. 14 dys.

Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

 ?

Kirk

William H

 --

5 Nov 1856

Husband of Nancy J (LATHOM) KIRK.  Married 18 Jan 1838.


Aged 41 yrs 6 mos. 25 yrs.

Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

?

Lathom

Eleanor

4 Sep 1804

3 Mar 1877

nee BROWN.  Wife of Jonathon LATHOM.  Married 11 Oct 1827.


Aged 72 yrs. 5 mos. 29 dys.

8158

 N/A

 1

Lathom

Elizabeth J

 --

 --

 --

Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010. N/A

 ?

Lathom

George Milton

 --

11 Jul 1878

Son of J C & J F LATHOM.


Aged 8 mos 25 dys.

8163

 N/A

 3

Lathom

George Norman

21 Aug 1847

29 Nov 1875

Husband of Sarah E (WELBORN) LATHOM.  Married 18 Oct 1871. 


Son of Jonathan & Eleanor (BROWN) LATHOM. 


Pvt., Co. E, 136th Reg. Indiana Infantry.


Photo by Randy Fuhrman, 9 Jan 2004.
Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

 ?

Lathom

Jonathon 

9 Jul 1805

16 Oct 1875

Husband of Eleanor (BROWN) LATHOM.  Married 11 Oct 1827.


Aged 70 yrs. 3 mos. 7 dys.

Photo by Galen Wilson
 This side of stone not readable, 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

 ?

Lathom

Jonathon L

17 Mar 1837

11 May 1856

Son of Jonathan & Eleanor (BROWN) LATHOM.

Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

 ?

Lathom

Nancy

 --

2 Nov 1843

nee NORMAN.  Consort of William A X LATHOM.


Aged 70 years.

Photo by Galen Wilson
Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

 ?

Lathom

Oliver Morton

 --

11 Jul 1875

Son of J C & J F LATHOM.


Aged 8 m. 25 d.

8164

 N/A

 3

Lathom

Polly A 

 --

-- 

 Wife of John L KEY.

Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.
(NOTE:  She is buried at Oak Hill Cemetery, Patoka, White River Twp.)

 N/A

 ?

Lathom

Richard Newport

23 Sep 1849

5 May 1864

Son of Jonathan & Eleanor (BROWN) LATHOM.

Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.

 N/A

 ?

Lathom

William

5 Oct 1769

29 Feb 1852

Husband of Nancy (NORMAN) LATHOM.

Photo by Galen Wilson
Headstone not found 10 Mar 2010.
N/A

    ?  

NOTE:  Lathom is more often found spelled as "LATHAM" in the civil and census reocords.
8152  View of cemetery looking South from northeast corner.

8161  View of cemetery looking South from northeast corner.

8167  (corner stone) "P. H."

8171  View of the cemetery from the southeast corner.