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Maple Hill Cemetery


Princeton, Patoka Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3433 N;  Longitude, -87.5419 W
Congressional Location:SE-1/4; NE-1/4; SECTION 17; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 10W
Common Directions:

Southeast side of Princeton. Located at the east end of Ohio Street, just east of the intersection with County Road 100E.  Adjacent and to the east of St. Joseph Cemetery.

Last updated   30 Apr 2017

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves, using several different sources; headstone photographs, 2011,  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 us know.  Corrections and updates accepted.     email016.gif (1209 bytes)

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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes & Inscriptions

Photo#      Photo

Sect-
ion

Row

Lot
No.

Bagby

James W

1876

30 Jun 1936

Husband of Leonie B BAGBY.

8749


14

26

165

Bagby

Leonie B

1880

15 Jul 1970

Wife of James W BAGBY.

8749

14

26

165

Baggerly

Albert L

1905

9 Jul 1964

Husband of Dorothy G BAGGERLY.

8670

14

23

139

Baggerly

Dorothy G

1913

11 Mar 2005

nee SUMMERS.  Wife of Albert L   BAGGERLY, 1st; and Joe LUTTRELL, 2nd .  Daughter of Leonard & Dolly (GILMORE) SUMMERS. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

8670

14

23

139

Baker

William H “Doc”

abt 1877

Sep 1934

Husband of  Katie (RITCHIE) BAKER.  Married 11 May 1902.  Son of George W & Sarah A (SCOTT) BAKER.

8138

13

3

23

Ballard

Anna Jane

1879

2 Nov 1960

nee SONGER.  Wife of Douglas G BALLARD.  Married 16 Nov 1897.  Daughter of Stephen SONGER.

9993

17

20

44

Ballard

Douglas G

1879

6 Apr 1964

nee SONGER.  Husband of Anna Jane BALLARD.  Married 16 Nov 1897.  Son of James S & Sallie (WHITEHEAD) BALLARD.

9993

17

20

44

Ballard

John T

1872

1955

Husband of Letitia C BALLARD.

“Father”

7802

5

3

33

Ballard

Lawrence K

24 Feb 1927

18 Sep 1929

Son of John P & Mary E BALLARD.

7801

5

3

33

Ballard

Letitia C

1875

1955

Wife of John T BALLARD.

“Mother”

7802

5

3

33

Baltzell

Charles O

1 Mar 1873

16 Apr 1938

Husband of Maude M BALTZELL.

7854

5

6

25

Baltzell

Maude M

3 Aug 1876

19 Apr 1950

Wife of Charles O BALTZELL.

7854

5

6

25

Bammer

Albert Samuel

4 Jun 1899

10 Nov 1950

Husband of Eunice (RAINEY) BAMMER.  Son of Robert & Mary Margaret (VENT) BAMMER.

“Husband”

PHM3, US Navy, WW I.


9485

9489

16

17

54

Bammer

Charles Robert

16 Aug 1924

17 Mar 2012

Son of Albert Samuel & Eunice (RAINEY) BAMMER. 

S1, US Navy, WW II.


(Click here to view obituary.)

2997

2998

14

36

?

Bammer

Della M

24 Apr 1891

26 Mar 1969

nee MORRISON.  Wife of Robert BALLARD.  Married 24 May 1910.  Daughter of Clinton & Alice (SINKHORN) MORRISON.

“Mother”

9994

17

20

41

Bammer

Dolores L

27 Jun 1920

25 Nov 2003

nee BAUERMEISTER.  Wife of Joseph “Joe” BAMMER, Jr.  Married 29 Jul 1939.

9779

17

7

17

Bammer

Eunice

17 Jan 1905

10 May 1984

nee RAINEY.  Wife of Albert S BAMMER.

“Mother”

1485

14

36

102

Bammer

Inez B

20 Jul 1898

6 Feb 1987

nee WOODS.  Wife of Joseph “Joe” BAMMER, Sr.  Married 24 Feb 1916.  Daughter of J H & Carrie (NOLAN) WOODS.

9778

17

7

17

Bammer

James "Jim"

21 Apr 1929

29 Dec 2013

Son of Albert S & Eunice (RAINEY) BAMMER. 


US Army, Korea.  Purple Heart. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

1485

14

36

102

Bammer

Joseph “Joe,” Jr.

15 Dec 1919

13 May 1995

Husband of Dolores L (BAUERMEISTER) BAMMER.  Married 29 Jul 1939.  Son of Joseph “Joe” & Inez B (WOODS) BAMMER.

MOMM2, US Navy, WW II.

9779

9780

17

7

17

Bammer

Joseph “Joe,” Sr.

15 Oct 1894

5 Jul 1980

Husband of Inez B (WOODS)  BAMMER.  Married 24 Feb 1916.  Son of David & Julie (FOWLER) BAMMER.

9778

17

7

17

Bammer

Margaret H

1856

20 Jan 1944

nee VENT.  Wife of Robert BAMMER.

“Mother”

9480

9481

16

17

54

Bammer

Mary

1878

21 Apr 1952

nee CANIFF.  Wife of William BAMMER.  Married 4 Sep 1901.  Daughter of John & Anna (HUMPHREYS) CANIFF.

9429

16

15

76

Bammer

Robert

1853

1925

Husband of Margaret H (VENT) BAMMER.

“Father”

9480

9482

16

17

54

Bammer

Robert

28 Jul 1887

26 Oct 1975

Husband of Della M (MORRISON) BAMMER.  Married 24 May 1910.  Son of Robert & Margaret (VENT) BAMMER.

“Father”

9994

17

20

41

Bammer

William

1879

22 Oct 1954

Husband of Mary (CANIFF) BAMMER.  Married 4 Sep 1901.  Son of Robert & Agnes (VINT) BAMMER.

9429

16

15

76

Barndollar

Infant

3 jun 1906

3 Jun 1906

“Stillborn”

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Row 24, Grave 14)

NSF

13

?

?

Barnett

Henry A

1883

2 Apr 1953

Son of James Lemuel & Lucy C (SUTHERLAND) BARNETT.

9609

9607

16

21

56

Barnett

James Lemuel

1857

20 Dec 1942

Husband of Lucy C (SUTHERLAND) BARNETT.  Married 20 Aug 1878.

(Note:  Identification from cemetery records.)

9608

9607

16

21

56

Barnett

Lucy C

abt 1862

20 Sep 1924

nee SUTHERLAND.  Wife of James Lemuel BARNETT.  Married 20 Aug 1878.

Age:  62 years

(Note:  Identification from cemetery records.)

9608

9607

16

21

56

Barr

Gertrude

1891

7 Nov 1976

Wife of Robet S BARR.

9353

16

14

108

Barr

Robert S

1887

1 Nov 1974

Husband of Gertrude BARR.

9353

16

14

108

Barr

Wanda Eileen

22 Jan 1926

9 Apr 2013

nee CARPENTER.  Wife of Warren James BARR.  Married 24 Jun 1943.  Daughter of John & Florence (RUSSELL) CARPENTER. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

3673

17

3

29

Barr

Warren James

3 Feb 1925

27 Dec 1997

Husband of Wanda Eileen (CARPENTER) BARR.  Married 24 Jun 1943.

3673

17

3

29

Barrett

Kaci Joanne Smith

--

21 Mar 1994

Infant daughter of Michael BARRETT & Mary SMITH.

8175

13

5

32

Barrix

Marjorie H

27 Jun 1921

25 Aug 2013

nee BOYER.  Wife of Orville R BARRIX.  Daughter of Albert & Effie (KESNER) BOYER. 


(Click here to view obituary.)


1464

3

6

1

Barrix

Orville R

7 Aug 1918

29 Oct 1985

Husband of Marjorie H (BOYER) BARRIX.

WT3, US Navy, WW II.

1464

7747

3

6

1

Barron

Katherine Scott

1861

14 Feb 1944

--

9447

16

17

80

Barton

Edwin Logan

10 Oct 1938

29 Oct 2014

Husband of Rita J (STURGEON) BARTON.


Married 26 Mar 1960.

Son of Howard T BARTON & Mary Truman (GUNTER) BARTON APPELL. 


Our Children:  Jeff, Tracy, Steve.

Sgt. US Army, Korea.



(Click here to view obituary.)
 

0252

2985

14

18

?

Barton

Rita J

25 Apr 1941

--

nee STURGEON.  Wife of Edwin Logan BARTON.


Married 26 Mar 1960.

Our Children:  Jeff, Tracy, Steve.

0252

14

18

?

Bassett

Arno A

13 Mar 1912

31 Dec 1989

Husband of Ethel G BASSETT.

7925

5

9

43

Bassett

Ethel G

31 Aug 1916

6 Mar 1973

Wife of Arno A BASSETT.

7925

5

9

43

Bassett

Robert Allen

1940

1970

Son of Arno A & Ethel G BASSETT.

7923

5

9

43

Bates

Florence B

1897

9 Mar 1979

nee JEFFERS.  Wife of Wesley E BATES.

8787

14

28

136

Bates

Helen E “Ahmy”

1920

27 Jul 1996

Daughter of Wesley E & Florence B (JEFFERS) BATES.

8789

14

28

136

Bates

Hugh Gene

28 Aug 1931

22 May 1977

Pvt., US Army, Korea.

8785

2338

14

28

136

Bates

Wesley E

10 Nov 1895

2 Sep 1977

Husband of Florence B (JEFFERS) BATES.

1st Sgt., US Army, WW I.

8787

8788

14

28

136

Battles

C Madison

1863

5 May 1955

Husband of Mary Fredona (RHODES) BATTLES.  Married 22 May 1890.

8959

15

4

3

Battles

Mary Fredona

1869

25 Mar 1961

nee RHODES.  Wife of Calvin Madison BATTLES.  Married 22 May 1890.

8959

15

4

3

Baxter

Elizabeth

29 Oct 1883

24 Nov 1971

nee HOWARD.  Wife of Samuel F BAXTER.

Age:  88 years.

(Note:  From obituary and cemetery records.)

(Click here to view obituary.)

NSF

14

?

103

Baxter

Geneva L

1918

16 Jul 1954

Wife of Thomas Newton BAXTER.

9927

17

14

21

Baxter

Isabel M Crawford

23 Apr 1906

31 Oct 1997

“Mother”

9926

17

14

21

Baxter

Samuel F

--

28 Jan 1968

Husband of Elizabth (HOWARD) BAXTER.

Age:  84 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

14

?

103

Baxter

Thomas Newton

1915

12 Dec 1973

Husband of Geneva L BAXTER.  Son of Samuel F & Elizabeth BAXTER.

9927

17

14

21

Bayer

Caroline

1858

1939

Wife of Samuel BAYER.

8754

14

27

137

Bayer

Samuel

1862

31 Mar 1937

Husband of Caroline BAYER.

8754

14

27

137

Beard

Anita J

2 Mar 1932

10 Jan 1983

nee SHOULDERS.

“Mother”

8883

14

37

105

Beardsley

Georgia C

1908

3 Mar 1931

Age:  23 years 1 month 12 days.

“Appendicitis”

(Note:  Last residence, Chicago, Illinois.)

(Note:  Buried on same lot with Edward & Edna W (McCLAIN) PARSONAGE.)

9177

16

8

21

Beasley

Eva Thacker

1881

15 May 1939

nee THACKER.  Wife of Crillus KNIGHT, 1st, married 6 Aug 1904; and John BEASLEY, 2nd, married 2 Jan 1909.  Daughter of Allen & Martha (LIVINGSTON) THACKER.

“Mother”

8821

14

31

134

Beasley

John T

1872

1949

Husband of Lou E (ROBINSON) BEASLEY, 1st, married 1 Jul 1896; and Eva (THACKER) KNIGHT BEASLEY, 2nd, married 2 Jan 1909.  Son of John & Nancy J (MITCHELL) BEASLEY.

“Father”

8822

14

31

134

Beasley

Nancy J

abt 1840

25 Aug 1909

nee MITCHELL.  Wife of John BEASLEY.  Married 6 Apr 1856 in Greene County, Indiana.

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Row 24, Grave 25.  “Body taken up Feb 9, 1910.  Later returned to Maple Hill Cemetery.”)

NSF

13

?

?

Becker

Edna Clarke

1898

1947

Daughter of Flora C BECKER RUSH.

9573

16

20

72

Beckerman

Virgil L

3 Apr 1920

--

Husband of Wilma L (AUSTIN) BECKERMAN.  Married 25 Dec 1949.

1497

14

19

168

Beckerman

Wilma L

28 Apr 1922

12 Oct 2013

nee AUSTIN.  Wife of Virgil L BECKERMAN.   Married 25 Dec 1949.  Daughter of Louis & Hazel AUSTIN.


(Click here to view obituary.)

1497

14

19

168

Beckner

Timmy Lee

--

28 Oct 1966

Infant son of Charles & Sharon BECKER. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

8220

13

7

31

Bedwell

Audrey B

6 Dec 1927

15 Feb 1971

“Mother”

8804

14

30

88

Bee

James H

1878

26 Jun 1951

Husband of Myrtle BEE.

8780

14

28

112

Bee

Myrtle

1882

19__

Wife of James H BEE.

8780

14

28

112

Belcher

Lucile I

1899

8 Feb 1868

Wife of William I BELCHER.

9316

16

13

83

Belcher

William I

1893

1948

Husband of Lucile I BELCHER.

9315

16

13

83

Bell

Betty June

1927

--

Daughter of Herman “Tab” & Hazel M BELL.

9226

16

10

104

Bell

George D

22 Feb 1868

1946

Husband of Martha (WILHITE) BELL.  Married 19 Apr 1891


(Click here to view obituary.)

7861

5

6

27

Bell

Hazel M

1898

26 Jun 1983

Wife of Herman “Tab” BELL.

“Mother”

9226

16

10

104

Bell

Herman “Tab”

1891

3 Oct 1968

Husband of Hazel M BELL.

“Father”

Pvt., Btry. A, 3rd Regt., WW I.

9226

16

10

104

Bell

Martha

10 Sep 1871

1945

nee WILHITE.  Wife of George D BELL.  Married 19 Apr 1891.


(Click here to view obituary.)

7861

5

6

27

Belles

Mary Justine

15 Jun 1922

--

nee LANE.  Wife of Robert Lee BELLES.  Married 30 Aug 1942.

“Our Children:  Marilynn, 17 Jul 1944; Martha Lee, 5 Mar 1950; Melinda, 18 Jul 1951

8967

15

5

6

Belles

Robert Lee

14 Apr 1921

13 Feb 1985

Husband of Mary Justine (LANE) BELLES. .  Married 30 Aug 1942.

“Our Children:  Marilynn, 17 Jul 1944; Martha Lee, 5 Mar 1950; Melinda, 18 Jul 1951

CWO, US Air Force, WW II, Korea, Vietnam.

8967

8974

15

5

6

Ben?mi

Badgett

--

Nov 1949

Age:  75

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

16

?

21

Benedict

Eunice

3 Jan 1900

17 Jan 1981

Wife of Lawrence BENEDICT.

9920

17

14

38

Benedict

Everett L

2 Sep 1917

9 Aug 1997

Husband of Madge G BENEDICT.  Married 23 Dec 1935.

7690

3

4

12

Benedict

Lawrence

19 Dec 1897

5 Apr 1982

Husband of Eunice BENEDICT.

9920

17

14

38

Benedict

Madge G

29 Mar 1916

1 Jul 1989

Wife of Everett BENEDICT.  Married 23 Dec 1935.

7690

3

4

12

Bennett

Barbara J

7 Nov 1937

--

Wife of William R Bennett.  Married 27 Oct 1943

7623

3

1

16

Bennett

John Henderson

--

31 Aug 1931

Age:  66 years.

“Carcinoma of Liver”

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Row 23, Grave 10.  Grave 9 reserved for Mrs. Bennett”)

NSF

13

?

?

Bennett

Stevie R

22 Dec 1942

22 Mar 2006

Son of Mary Jane (PROCTOR) FOLEY.

AN, US Navy, Vietnam.


(Click here to view obituary.)

7713

3

5

2

Bennett

William R

22 Mar 1925

12 Jan 1986

Husband of Barbara J BENNETT.  Married 27 Oct 1943.

7623

3

1

16

Benton

John Hight

1866

22 Dec 1951

Husband of Mary Ella (SMITH) BENTON.  Married 11 Jan 1898.  Son of John T & Rachel (COLEMAN) BENTON.

8983

16

1

37

Benton

Lulu S

1874

3 Feb 1961

nee SMITH.  Wife of Henry M FISHER, 1st, married 4 Apr 1912; and ? BENTON, 2nd.  Daughter of David Wilson & Sarah (ERWIN) SMITH.  Married 11 Jan 1898.

8990

16

2

37

Benton

Mary Ella

1868

1923

nee SMITH.  Wife of John Hight BENTON.  Married 11 Jan 1898.  Daughter of David Wilson & Sarah (ERWIN) SMITH.

8984

16

1

37

Bess

Albert Tom

14 Feb 1883

12 Apr 1961

Husband of Dora E HARBINSON, 1st, married 30 Nov 1902; and second husband of Sadie Mae (HYNEMAN) BILDERBACK BESS, 2nd, married 23 Aug 1923. 


Son of Elisha & Mary Elizabeth (STANFIELD) BESS.

8263

14

2

180

Bess

Infant

--

16 Aug 1903

Infant son of Albert Tom & Dora E (HARBINSON) BESS.

Age:  12 days.

“Premature”

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Row 24, Grave 7)

NSF

13

?

?

Bess

Sadie Mae

5 Oct 1886

14 Oct 1969

nee HYNEMAN.  Wife of Clarence BILDERBACK, 1st, married 1 Feb 1914; and second wife of Albert Tom BESS, 2nd, married 23 Aug 1923. 


Daughter of John Hargrove & Mary Ann (BREWER) HYNEMAN.

(Note:  Her first husband is buried at Princeton I.O.O.F. cemetery.)

8264

14

2

180

Rows were numbered beginning on the west side of each section.  The Section plats of this cemetery are all of irregular shapes.  Twenty-one sections appear on the original layout, but only about the south half of the original is in use.


7621  Cemetery enterance.  Sections 3, 4, 5 and 6 are through the gate on the right (south)
8052  Looking east from Section 6.  View of Sections 12, 13 and 14; Sections 16 and 17 are in the far background.
8928  View of Secton 14, looking back toward the entrance (west) from the southeast corner of the cemetery.


9678  View of Section 16, looking west from the top of the hill.  The top of the county courthouse can be seen in the center of the photograph (1.75 miles.)  Coal mine silos and conveyors northwest of Princeton, in the  background (4.5 miles)