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Cemetery Records with photographs of headstones.

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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 Jul 2015

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.

Coan

Hugh

1912

16 Nov 1965

Son of Hugh F & Mary L COAN.

“Husband”

8716


14

25

144

Coan

Hugh F

1862

22 Sep 1933

Husband of Mary L (PATTON) COAN.  Married 4 Aug 1901 in Knox County, Indiana. 

8744

14

26

137

Coan

Mary L

1884

12 Nov 1961

nee PATTON.  Wife of Hugh F COAN.  Married 4 Aug 1901 in Knox County, Indiana.

8744

14

26

137

Coburn

Henry V

1891

20 Jul 1957

Husband of Lillie M COBURN.

9909

17

13

37

Coburn

Lillie M

1898

16 Nov 1981

Wife of Henry V COBURN.

9909

17

13

37

Colbert

Edward D "Ed"

2 Feb 1905

17 Apr 1991

Husband of Opha (HUBBARD) COLBERT.  Married 8 Feb 1930.

“Our Children:  James David, Linda, John Edward”

1st, Sgt., US Army, WW II.

2358

2361

12

4

62

Colbert

James D "Jim"

1 Dec 1931

26 Jan 2012

Husband of Mary A (MARTIN) COLBERT.  Son of Edward David "Ed" & Opha (HUBBARD) COLBERT.

“Our Children:  David, Michael, James A, Malinda" 

National Guard. 


(Click here to view obituary.)


3653

23601

12

4

62

Colbert

Mary A

20 Jun 1934

--

nee MARTIN.  Wife of James D "Jim" COLBERT. 

“Our Children:  David, Michael, James A, Malinda"


3653

23601

12

4

62

Colbert

Opha Hubbard

8 Feb 1911

20 Oct 2011

nee HUBBARD.  Wife of Edward D "Ed" COLBERT.  Married 8 Feb 1930

“Our Children:  James David, Linda, John Edward” 

(Click here to view obituary.)

2358

2361

12

4

62

Colbert

Sarah Kate

1860

11 Feb 1940

--

8139

13

3

23

Colbert

Timothy Scott

--

1961

--

8243

13

8

30

Collene

Elizabeth

1907

17 Jan 1974

Wife of Sherman COLLENE.

8869

14

35

101

Collene

Francis

1912

1942

Son of Henry C & Oleva J (ALLEN) COLLENE.

8361

14

10

185

Collene

Francis

--

14 Apr 1918

Husband of Susan  C V (COLLINS) COLLENE, 1st, married 12 Aug 1872; and America S CHAPMAN COLLENE, 2nd, married 20 Nov 1901.  Son of Francis COLLENE.

Age:  63 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and Health department records.)

NSF

14

10

184

Collene

Francis M

--

5 Jan 1944

(Note:  From cemetery records.  3rd grave from S Cor. 3 1/2)

NSF

14

?

185

Collene

George L C

1904

15 Oct 1905

Son of Henry C & Oleva J (ALLEN) COLLENE.

8361

14

10

185

Collene

Henry C

1879

1946

Husband of Oleva J (ALLEN) COLLENE.  Married 4 Jun 1899.  Son of Francis & Susan (COLLINS) COLLENE.

8360

14

10

185

Collene

Oleva J

1882

9 Mar 1960

nee ALLEN.  Wife of Henry C COLLENE.  Married 4 Jun 1899.  Daughter of John ALLEN.

8360

14

10

185

Collene

Sherman

1905

8 Sep 1951

Husband of Elizabeth COLLENE.

8869

14

35

101

Collins

Arthur

14 Dec 1898

1923

Son of Stephen & Josephine (CLARK) COLLINS. 

WW I.


8879

14

36

106

Collins

Charles

30 Jun 1896

5 Jan 1974

Husband of Helen (PURCELL) COLLINS.

“Father”

9861

17

11

9

Collins

Charles Borden

25 Jul 1926

23 Nov 1973

Husband of Maralu COLLINS.

Indiana, MOMM 3, US Navy, WW II.

9918

9919

17

14

47

Collins

Dorothy L

19 Nov 1923

29 Nov 2002

nee HOWARD.  Wife of Kenneth COLLINS.

8072

12

4

62

Collins

Edna M

1896

14 Jul 1980

Wife of Edward COLLINS.

8692

14

24

164

Collins

Edward

1890

29 Dec 1953

Husband of Edna COLLINS.  Son of Steven & Josephine COLLINS.

8692

14

24

164

Collins

Edward E

1930

1949

G.M.S.N., US Navy.

8731

14

26

97

Collins

Ernest F

6 Sep 1897

20 Jan 1968

Husband of Nora M COLLINS.  Married 6 Dec 1941.

Indiana, Cpl., US Army, WW II.

8774

8775

14

28

98

Collins

Everett

abt 1904

28 Feb 1984

Husband of Ruby J COLLINS.  Son of Stephen & Josephine (CLARK) COLLINS.

Age:  80 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and other records.)

NSF

14

?

114

Collins

Fannie M

1886

25 Sep 1968

Wife of Oscar L COLLINS.

9420

16

14

75

Collins

Francis M

1873

1958

Husband of Mary I “Bell” (COX) COLLINS.  Married 27 Jul 1895.

8733

14

26

113

Collins

Geneva

20 Dec 1896

22 May 1931

--

8745

14

26

143

Collins

H Kathryn

14 May 1923

7 Dec 1985

First wife of James R COLLINS.  Married 20 Jul 1941.

8728

14

26

90

Collins

Helen

17 Nov 1902

12 Aug 1996

nee PURCELL.  Wife of Charles COLLINS.

“Mother”

9861

17

11

9

Collins

James Lester

22 Oct 1899

26 Mar 1969

Son of Francis M & Mary I “Bell” (COX) COLLINS.

Indiana, Sgt., Co. M, 152nd Infantry, WW I.

8781

14

28

133

Collins

James R

21 Jun 1923

7 Dec 1999

Husband of H Kathryn COLLINS, 1st, married 20 Jul 1941; and June COLLINS, 2nd.  Son of James L & Lena COLLINS.

TEC 4, US Army, WW II.

8728

8729

14

26

90

Collins

Joseph

8 Jul 1899

31 Oct 1974

Husband of Margaret L COLLINS.

9911

17

13

48

Collins

Josephine

1863

1946

nee CLARK.  Wife of Stephen COLLINS.

8881

14

36

106

Collins

Kenneth

8 Aug 1922

14 Aug 2003

Husband of Dorothy L (HOWARD) COLLINS.

S Sgt., US Army, WW II.  Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart.

8072

8074

8073

12

4

62

Collins

Maralu

25 Aug 1929

--

Wife of Charles Borden COLLINS.

9918

17

14

47

Collins

Margaret L

22 Oct 1900

16 Nov 1982

Wife of Joseph COLLINS.

9911

17

13

48

Collins

Marjorie

1 Mar 1926

10 Aug 2000

Wife of Ray COLLINS.

7723

3

5

6

Collins

Marvin Edward “Bootie”

14 Nov 1929

9 Nov 2003

Husband of Mary L COLLINS.  Married 1 Sep 1957.

“Our Children:  Mindy & Mark”

Cpl., US Army, Korea.

8720

8721

14

25

164

Collins

Mary I “Bell”

1868

1945

nee COX.  Wife of Francis M COLLINS.  Married 27 Jul 1895.  Daughter of Mary E COX.

8733

14

26

113

Collins

Mary L

19 May 1934

--

Wife of Marvin Edward “Bootie” COLLINS.  Married 1 Sep 1957.

“Our Children:  Mindy & Mark”

8720

8721

14

25

164

Collins

Morris E

1907

4 Jul 1952

Son of Francis & Mary I “Bell” COLLINS.

“Father”

8730

14

26

97

Collins

Nora M

22 Feb 1915

1 Apr 1999

Wife of Ernest F COLLINS.  Married 6 Dec 1941.

8774

14

28

98

Collins

Oscar L

1885

24 Oct 1964

Husband of Fannie M COLLINS.

9420

16

14

75

Collins

Pamela J

12 Jun 1951

12 Jul 2004

nee POTTER.  Wife of Vaughn D COLLINS.  Married 9 Oct 1970.  Daughter of Eugene T & Thelma POTTER.

“Our Children:  Matt, Amy”

9915

9916

17

14

61

Collins

Ray

1920

23 Feb 1991

Husband of Ray COLLINS.

S Sgt., US Army Air Corps, WW II.

7721

3

5

6

Collins

Ruby J

abt 1904

5 Jan 1984

Wife of Everett COLLINS.

Age:  80 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and other records.)

NSF

14

?

114

Collins

Stephen

1852

22 Mar 1939

Husband of Josephine (CLARK) COLLINS.

Age:  87 yrs. 11 ms. 11 ds.

8880

14

36

106

Collins

Vaughn D

1 Aug 1950

--

Husband of Pamela J (POTTER) COLLINS.  Married 9 Oct 1970.

“Our Children:  Matt, Amy”

9915

9916

17

14

61

Colman

Donald Willis

--

21 Jun 1933

Age:  28 days.

(Note:  From cemetery records.

Row 23, Grave 16.)

NSF

13

?

?

Colvin

Elizabeth M

4 Nov 1902

18 Apr 1985

Wife of Frank F COLVIN.

9153

9150

16

11

3

Colvin

Evelyn M

30 Aug 1914

22 Jan 1996

nee SATKAMP.  Wife of Jack G COLVIN.

7730

3

6

6

Colvin

Frank F

29 May 1901

3 Sep 1975

Husband of Elizabeth M COLVIN.

9154

9150

16

11

3

Colvin

Ival M

1882

16 May 1960

Husband of Lucy M (ALLBURN) COLVIN.  Married 20 Apr 1908 in Knox County, Indiana.

Pvt., Trp. E, 12th Reg. Cavalry.

9879

17

12

37

Colvin

Jack G

2 Jul 1911

2 Sep 1991

Husband of Evelyn M (SATKAMP) COLVIN.

PHM2, US Navy, WW II.

7730

7731

3

6

6

Colvin

Lucy M

1884

13 Apr 1962

nee ALLBURN.  Wife of Ival M COLVIN.  Married 20 Apr 1908 in Knox County, Indiana.

9879

17

12

37

Compton

Charles K

19 May 1921

22 Oct 2008

Husband of Mary V (WRIGHT) COMPTON.  Married 19 Jan 1942.

US Army, WW II.

9076

16

1

11

Compton

Mary V

7 Nov 1922

4 Aug 2003

nee WRIGHT.  Wife of Charles K COMPTON.  Married 19 Jan 1942.

9076

16

1

11

Compton

Richard Keith

29 May 1953

11 Sep 2010

Son of Charles K & Mary V (WRIGHT) COMPTON.

(Click here to view obituary.)

2325

16

1

11

Conner

Angel

25 Mar 1989

26 Mar 1989

Infant daugter of David & Charline CONNOR.

8168

13

5

32

Conner

Eugene Truman

1939

1947

--

8120

13

2

22

Conner

Kenneth Paul

1937

24 Jan 1938

--

8141

13

3

23

Conors

Infant

--

25 Jul 1907

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

14

?

183

Conover

Flora Belle

4 Oct 1876

7 Feb 1907

nee HAMILTON.  Wife of Frank CONOVER.  Married 5 Jul 1904.  Daughter of James & Flora (PARKER) HAMILTON.

8338

14

8

183

Conover

Frank

18 Feb 1872

--

Husband of Flora Belle (HAMILTON) CONOVER.  Married 5 Jul 1904.  Son of Joseph & Catherine (BECK) CONOVER.

8338

14

8

183

Conway

Amanda Stacer

1889

1951

nee HEBBELER.  Wife of John STACER, 1st, married 29 May 1907 in Warrick County, Indiana; and ? CONWAY, 2nd.

8582

14

19

192

Conyers

Fred I

1881

1950

Husband of Mary CONYERS.

8675

14

23

145

Cooper

Alice

1893

17 Apr 1973

Wife of John T COOPER.

8131

13

3

23

Cooper

Fred N

26 Nov 1890

23 Nov 1972

Husband of Laura E (LONG) COOPER.  Married 24 Dec 1914 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana.

8495

14

15

118

Cooper

John T

1891

1931

Husband of Alice COOPER.

8131

13

3

23

Cooper

Laura E

8 Nov 1891

1918

nee LONG.  Wife of Fred N COOPER.  Married 24 Dec 1914 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana.

8494

14

15

118

Corcoran

John

6 Oct 1942

--

Husband of Linda J CORCORAN.

8572

14

18

210

Corcoran

Linda J

19 Nov 1946

18 Aug 2001

Wife of John CORCORAN.

8572

14

18

210

Corder

Cordelia

1848

1930

nee BELL.  Wife of John W CORDER.

“Mother”

9541

16

19

49

Corder

Curran W

1891

20 Apr 1909

Son of John W & Cordelia (BELL) CORDER.

9541

16

19

49

Corder

John W

1841

1 Sep 1906

Husband of Cordelia (BELL) CORDER.

“Father”

Indiana, Cpl., Co. F, 42nd Regt. Indiana Infantry. Civil War.

9541

9542

16

19

49

Cornelius

George Joel

17 Jun 1908

22 Dec 1976

Third husband of Wilma Jean ROGERS BOYER CORNELIUS.

EM1, US Navy, WW II.

8873

14

35

86

Cornelius

Wilma Jean

--

17 Jan 1993

Wife of Ray ROGERS, 1st; Albert BOYER, 2nd; and George Joel CORNELIUS, 3rd.

(Note:  From cemetery and obituary records.)

NSF

14

35

86

Cosina

Eugene

--

1949

Age:  14 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

14

?

97

Couch

Clyde Melvin

20 Jan 1923

8 Jun 2014

Husband of Doris Rae "Doady" (GORMAN) COUCH. 

Son of Marion & Lura (WITHERSPOON) COUCH. 

Sgt. US Army, WW II.

(Click here to view obituary.)

0272

16

11

105

Couch

Doris Rae "Doady"  

17 Mar 1924

20 Jun 2011

nee GORMAN.  Wife of Clyde Melvin COUCH. 


Daughter of Ralph GORMAN & Amy GORMAN REES.

(Click here to view obituary.)

0272

16

11

105

Couch

Lura

1894

16 Feb 1967

nee WITHERSPOON.  Wife of Marion A COUCH.  Daughter of George W & Mary (WOODS) WITHERSPOON.

9645

16

23

64

Couch

Marion A

1886

20 Mary 1957

Husband of Lura (WITHERSPOON) COUCH.

9645

16

23

64

Cox

Anna R

1861

31 Dec 1934

Wife of Nicholas Vaughn COX.

“Mother”

8938

8930

15

2

8

Cox

Bertha

1900

30 Apr 1986

Wife of Walter G COX.

8941

8930

15

2

8

Cox

Bettye E Brines

20 Jan 1927

7 Aug 1998

Wife of James H COX.

8931

8930

15

1

8

Cox

Bruce

29 Sep 1893

6 Mar 1958

Husband of Mary E COX.

Indiana, Pvt., Co. B, 2nd Engr. Tng. Regt., WW I.

9865

9890

17

11

25

Cox

Earl L

9 Feb 1894

31 Dec 1978

Husband of Edna H COX.

7864

5

6

28

Cox

Edna H

10 Oct 1896

8 Mar 1988

Wife of Earl L COX.

7864

5

6

28

Cox

J Harold

1893

1918

Son of Nicholas Vaughn & Anna R COX.

Spanish American War.  Co. A, 113th M. G. Bat., 30th Div.

8939

8930

15

2

8

Cox

James H

--

1921

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Third from NE corner.)

NSF

15

?

8

Cox

James H

7 Sep 1926

20 Jan 2010

Husband of Bettye E (BRINES) COX.  Son of Walter G & Bertah (HADORN) COX.

S1, US Navy, WW II.

(Click here to view obituary.)

8932

8930

15

1

8

Cox

Mary E

1902

25 Jun 1992

Wife of Bruce COX.

9865

17

11

25

Cox

Mary Edna

1889

16 Jul 1974

nee BROWN.  Wife of Print Hulbert COX.  Married 5 Nov 1914 in Knox County, Indiana.

9303

16

12

84

Cox

Nicholas Vaughn

1865

1932

Husband of Anna R COX.

“Father”

8937

8930

15

2

8

Cox

Norma Lee

15 Oct 1925

25 Apr 2009

Daughter of Bruce & Mary E (LANBDIN) COX. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

9870

17

11

36

Cox

Print Hulbert

1881

1949

Husband of Mary Edna (BROWN) COX.  Married 5 Nov 1914 in Knox County, Indiana.

9303

16

12

84

Cox

Walter G

8 Jun 1895

7 Jun 1950

Husband of Bertha COX.  Son of Nicholas Vaughn & Anna R COX.

Indiana, Sgt., 262nd Aero Sq., WW I.

8940

8930

15

2

8

Craft

Martha June

--

17 Apr 1984

Daughter of Venus S WILSON.

Age:  53 years.

“Died at Vermillion County Hospital.”

(Note:  From cemetery and obituary records.)

NSF

14

?

194

Crawford

Francis Marion

1880

15 Aug 1954

--

9544

16

19

52

Criswell

Ed

--

14 Feb 1953

Husband of Lora (YOCHUM) CRISWELL.

Age:  78

7941

5

10

17

Criswell

Lora Yochum

abt 1891

13 Mar 1986

nee YOCHUM.  Wife of Ed CRISWELL.  Daughter of Joseph P & Margaret “Maggie” YOCHUM.

Age:  95

7940

7956

5

10

17

Critchfield

Adlai T

22 Sep 1892

5 May 1977

Husband of Goldie (SELFE) CRITCHFIELD.  Married 19 Sep 1912.  Son of Arthur & Leuesta (MILTON) CRITCHFIELD.

8711

14

25

131

Critchfield

Alfred

1905

1905

Son of Dr. John S & Laura E (MATTIN) CRITCHFIELD.

7975

5

12

12

Critchfield

Austin E

1891

1938

Husband of Dollie B (EVETT) CRITCHFIELD.  Married 21 Mar 1913.  Son of Arthur L & Lowasta (MELTON) CRITCHFIELD.

8739

14

26

132

Critchfield

Dollie B

1894

19 May 1959

Wife of Austin E CRITCHFIELD.  Married 21 Mar 1913.  Daughter of Noble M & Mary Elizabeth (HANSPIRE) EVETT.

8740

14

26

132

Critchfield

Donald Lee

2 Dec 1933

18 Nov 1938

--

8142

13

3

23

Critchfield

Goldie

18 Aug 1891

27 Jul 1981

nee SELFE.  Wife of Adlai T CRITCHFIELD.  Married 19 Sep 1912.  Daughter of Felix & Margret (PITMAN) SELFE.

8711

14

25

131

Critchfield

Infant

--

23 Nov 1902

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

14

?

220

Critchfield

Infant

--

1923

Infant of Russell  CRITCHFIELD.

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Second from SW corner.)

NSF

13

?

28

Critchfield

John F

1898

1898

Son of Dr. John S & Laura E (MATTIN) CRITCHFIELD.

7976

5

12

12

Critchfield

John S, M.D.

1856

1931

Husband of Laura E (MATTIN) CRITCHFIELD.  Married 25 Dec 1883 in Perry County, Indiana.

7913

7912

7755

5

9

17

Critchfield

Laura E

1863

1937

nee MATTIN.  Wife of John S CRITCHFIELD, M.D.  Married 25 Dec 1883 in Perry County, Indiana.

7914

7912

5

9

17

Critchfield

Ruth Ann

--

2 Dec 1939

Infant.

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Row 23, Grave 32.)

NSF

13

?

?

Crooks

Elvis

9 Apr 1892

29 Aug 1969

Husband of Mary Uleva CROOKS.

Indiana, Cpl., Co. G, 327th Infantry, WW I.

8477

8478

14

15

170

Crooks

Mary Uleva

1904

10 Mar 1998

Wife of Elvis CROOKS.

8477

14

15

170

Crooks

Olga B

20 Sep 1905

3 Dec 1978

Wife of Stuart S CROOKS, Sr.

9222

16

10

104

Crooks

Paul H

8 Sep 1930

3 Jun 1982

Son of Stuart & Olga B CROOKS, Sr.

9223

16

10

104

Crooks

Stuart S, Sr.

30 Nov 1900

11 Apr 1978

Husband of Olga B CROOKS.

CM 2, US Navy, WW II.

9222

9263

16

10

104

Crowe

Florine S

26 Dec 1897

16 Dec 1970

--

9785

17

7

34

Crowe

Jewell J

14 Feb 1901

3 Jan 1981

Husband of Grace (FORTNER) CROWE.

9752

17

6

51

Crumbaugh

Thomas E

20 Oct 1916

10 Dec 1978

--

8107

13

1

21

Culligan

Joella N

10 Apr 1927

19 Mar 2006

nee NORDHORN.  Daughter of Arthur B & Maude S (STRICKLAND) NORDHORN.

9346

16

14

108

Cunningham

Wilbur Joseph

9 Dec 1875

6 Dec 1905

Son of Joseph W & Philecta Jane (WALKER) CUNNINGHAM.

(Note:  Given name also reported as Joseph Wilbur.)

9247

16

10

89

Curl

Esther Ann Mounts

15 Feb 1906

2 Sep 1989

Wife of Paul F CURL.

7759

5

1

40

Curl

Nancy “Nannie”

27 Oct 1873

30 Jul 1932

nee KING.  Wife of Terry M CURL.

“Mother”

7961

5

12

15

Curl

Paul F

22 Dec 1911

6 Apr 1994

Husband of Esther Ann MOUNTS CURL.

WW II.

7759

5

1

40

Curry

Becky Jo

7 Aug 1950

30 Aug 1970

Daughter of Ossie I & Katherine J CURRY, Jr.

9818

17

9

10

Curry

Katherine J

2 Dec 1921

15 Feb 1981

Wife of Ossie I CURRY, Jr.  Married 7 Jun 1946.

9819

17

9

10

Curry

Matta M

1888

23 Jun 1975

Wife of Ossie L CURRY, Sr.

9755

17

6

34

Curry

Ossie I, Jr.

31 Jan 1918

6 Mar 2004

Husband of Katherine J CURRY.  Married 7 Jun 1946.  Son of Ossie I & Matta M CURRY.

WW II.


9819

17

9

10

Curry

Ossie L, Sr.

1889

31 Aug 1965

Husband of Matta M CURRY.

9755

17

6

34

Cutsinger

James L

29 Apr 1919

10 Mar 1969

“Father”

8113

13

2

22

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)