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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   23 Jun 2016

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.

Dalton

Josephine G

14 Jan 1911

22 Nov 1982

Wife of Melvin D DALTON.

9787


17

7

51

Dalton

Melvin D

6 May 1907

28 May 1980

Husband of Josephine G DALTON.

9787

17

7

51

Daugherty

Jane Grace

19 Oct 1901

2 Jan 1990

nee PEARSON.  Wife of Roy L DAUGHERTY.

“Mother”

7770

5

1

37

Daugherty

Roy L

31 Mar 1899

13 May 1974

nee PEARSON.  Husband of Jane Grace DAUGHERTY.

“Father”

Sgt., Bglr., US Army.


7770

7771

5

1

37

Daum

Azure Lee

3 Oct 1975

4 Oct 1975

Daughter of Larry & Sandy DAUM.

8199

13

6

32

Davenport

Fannie

1857

1927

GIBERSON.  Wife of William B DAVENPORT.  Married 2 Sep 1883.

9612

16

21

59

Davenport

William B

1861

1947

Husband of Fannie (GIBERSON) DAVENPORT.  Married 2 Sep 1883.

9612

16

21

59

Davidson

George C

1909

5 Oct 1975

Husband of Pauline E DAVIDSON.

“Father”

9265

16

11

105

Davidson

George C, Jr.

12 Feb 1926

25 Oct 1981

Husband of Norma J DAVIDSON.  Son of George C & Pauline E DAVIDSON.

Cpl., US Army, WW II.

9266

9267

16

11

105

Davidson

Linda Kae

5 May 1966

6 Jul 1984

Daughter of George C & Norma J DAVIDSON, Jr.

“Big D”

9268

9269

16

11

105

Davidson

Norma J

30 Jun 1926

--

Wife of George C DAVIDSON, Jr.

9266

16

11

105

Davidson

Pauline E

1910

1970

Wife of George C DAVIDSON.

“Mother”

9265

16

11

105

Davis

A Berniece

14 Jul 1915

3 Feb 2001

Wife of Roy S “Don” DAVIS.

9930

17

14

8

Davis

Blanche F

--

11 Aug 1983

Age:  85 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and obituary records.)

NSF

16

?

31

Davis

Charles M

1883

12 Jan 1963

Husband of Nellie M (SNYDER) DAVIS.  Married 21 Mar 1905.

7982

5

13

9

Davis

Delbert

1940

24 Nov 1965

Husband of Wanda DAVIS.  Married 4 Sep 1959.

9728

17

4

15

Davis

Effie T

23 Mar 1880

14 Dec 1958

nee FORBES.  Wife of Rollie G TOTTEN, 1st, married 30 Jul 1902; Robert S PATTERSON, 2nd, married 3 Mar 1917; and ? DAVIS, 3rd.  Daughter of Allen F & Mary (SKELTON) FORBES.

8536

14

17

169

Davis

Elmer Dorce

16 Feb 1910

5 Sep 1995

--

7753

3

6

27

Davis

Henrietta

28 Feb 1931

--

Daughter of John W & Lena M DAVIS.

8445

14

14

118

Davis

Irene “Billie”

--

16 Mar 1998

Wife of Jack DAVIS.

Age:  83 years.

9227

16

10

104

Davis

Jack

--

14 Nov 1968

Husband of Irene “Bille” DAVIS.

9227

16

10

104

Davis

John W

18 Dec 1888

18 Nov 1953

Husband of Lena M DAVIS.

8445

14

14

118

Davis

L Norman

15 Jul 1886

26 Sep 1941

Son of William B & Rebecca DAVIS.

8491

14

15

126

Davis

Lena M

19 Jun 1896

27 Feb 1952

Wife of John W DAVIS.

8445

14

14

118

Davis

Leslie Anderson

--

8 Oct 1961

Husband of Blanch (GAYER) DAVIS.  Married 15 Sep 1914.  Son of William L & Mary M Mamie” (MAKEMSON) DAVIS.

Age:  66 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

16

?

31

Davis

Mary M “Mamie”

--

20 Apr 1933

nee MAKEMSON.  Wife of William L DAVIS.  Married 5 Nov 1890.

Age:  68 years, 6 months, 16 days.

(Note:  From cemetery and other records.)

NSF

16

?

31

Davis

Nellie M

1887

1924

nee SNYDER.  Wife of Charles M DAVIS.  Married 21 Mar 1905.  Daughter of John & Susan (WASON) SNYDER.

7982

5

13

9

Davis

Othea J “Cinda”

12 Apr 1932

15 Jun 2003

nee PEYTON. 

“Our Mother:  Sheila, Jim, Fred, Greg, Sherri, Chuck, Charlsie”

7636

7637

3

1

20

Davis

Rebecca

2 Mar 1863

27 Aug 1954

Wife of William B DAVIS.

8491

14

15

126

Davis

Roy S “Don”

19 Feb 1904

13 Nov 1986

Husband of A Berniece DAVIS.

9930

17

14

8

Davis

Wanda

1939

--

Wife of Delbert DAVIS.  Married 4 Sep 1959.

9728

17

4

15

Davis

William B

2 Nov 1863

30 May 1920

Husband of Rebecca DAVIS.

8491

14

15

126

Davis

William L

--

29 Aug 1943

Husband of Mary M “Mamie” (MAKEMSON) DAVIS.  Married 5 Nov 1890.

(Note:  From cemetery and other records.)

NSF

16

?

31

Dawson

Dean

1922

1948

Son of Robert J & Edna M DAWSON.

9428

16

15

75

Dawson

Edna M

4 Aug 1899

25 Feb 1966

Wife of Robert J DAWSON.

9427

16

15

75

Dawson

Harry R

31 May 1924

9 May 1988

Husband of Vonda Jean (WILKERSON) DAWSON.  Married 30 Jul 1946.  Son of Robert J & Edna M DAWSON.

TEC 5, US Army, WW II.

2332

16

15

75

Dawson

Iona Jean

1921

4 Sep 1972

Daughter of Robert J & Edna M DAWSON.

9426

16

15

75

Dawson

Robert J

4 May 1895

24 Feb 1973

Husband of Edan M DAWSON

9427

16

15

75

Dawson

Todd Ashley

17 Nov 1968

6 Oct 2004

Son of Gary DAWSON & Elaine DAWSON MILLER.

8625

8626

14

21

190

Dawson

Vonda Jean

20 Aug 1932

2 Mar 2010

nee WILKERSON.  Wife of Harry R DAWSON.  Married 30 Jul 1946.  Daughter of Luther & Pearl WILKERSON.

(Click here to view obituary.)

2332

16

15

75

Deadman

Cora C

29 Mar 1887

24 Dec 1978

Wife of Rev. Roy E DEADMAN.

9738

17

5

16

Deadman

Roy E, Rev.

10 Feb 1883

23 Nov 1972

Husband of Cora C DEADMAN.

9738

17

5

16

Deal

Effie V

--

4 Mar 1912

nee HARMON.  Wife of Oscar Lemuel DEAL.  Married 25 Feb 1897.  Daughter of Albert & Mary (ROGERS) HARMON.

Age:  37 years.

(Note:  From cemetery & other  records.)

NSF

14

?

177

Deal

Harolee Bill

4 Jun 1921

3 Feb 1991

Husband of Marjorie Ruth (BYRUM) DEAL.

Cpl., US Army, WW II.

7670

7671

3

3

13

Deal

Marjorie Ruth

12 Apr 1923

3 Dec 2006

nee BYRUM.  Wife of Harolee Bill DEAL.  Daughter of Cecil & Mary Emma (JOHNSON) BYRUM. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

7670

3

3

13

Dearing

Anna Mae

1901

19 Oct 1964

Wife of Harley D DEARING.

9825

17

9

26

Dearing

Harley D

30 Jul 1895

4 Feb 1974

Husband of Anna Mae DEARING.

Indiana, Pfc., US Army, WW I.

9825

9826

17

9

26

Deason

Daniel B

22 Dec 1922

27 Dec 1999

Husband of Rose C (DYEHOUSE) DEASON. 


Married
26 Apr 1946.

“Our Sons:  Daniel M, Gregory S”

T Sgt., US Army Air Forces, WW II.  Purple Heart, POW.

2961

3

1

21

Deason

David W “Bill”

10 Jan 1921

19 Dec 1989

Husband of Genevieve DEASON.  Married 18 Jan 1950.

7718

3

5

5

Deason

Genevieve “Genny”

28 Dec 1927

31 Aug 2010

nee LANKFORD.  Wife of David W “Bill” DEASON.  Married 18 Jan 1950.  Daughter of George & Esther (BILDERBACK) LANKFORD.

(Click here to view obituary.)

7718

3

5

5

Deason

Rose C

20 Aug 1926

7 Jan 2015

nee DYEHOUSE.  Wife of Daniel B DEASON. 

Married 26 Apr 1946

 Daughter of Henry  DYEHOUSE & Nancy (BURTON) SPACY.

“Our Sons:  Daniel M, Gregory S” 

(Click here to view obituary.)

2961

3

1

21

Deason

Thomas T

1889

30 Apr 1983

Husband of Velva M (McDOWELL) DEASON.  Married 24 May 1914.  Son of J W & Callie (RYE) DEASON.

8506

14

16

193

Deason

Velva M

1892

19 Dec 1966

nee McDOWELL.  Wife of Thomas T DEASON.  Married 24 May 1914.  Daughter of John & Rosa (WILLIAMS) McDOWELL.

8506

14

16

193

Debes

Mildred Glenn

15 Jul 1933

26 May 1966

“Mother”

8061

12

2

88

DeBord

Dorothy M

1 May 1927

--

Wife of Howard W DeBORD.

7827

5

5

28

DeBord

Helen Irene

29 Nov 1923

18 Dec 1923

Daughter of Hiram Smith & Ida Bessie (ANNIS) DeBORD.

8539

8542

14

17

161

DeBord

Hiram Smith

26 Jul 1891

27 Feb 1927

Husband of Ida Bessie (ANNIS) DeBORD.  Married 1 Dec 1915.  Son of James T & Mary (TYREE) DeBORD.

8541

8542

14

17

161

DeBord

Howard W

25 Dec 1914

14 Mar 1978

Husband of Dorothy M DeBORD.

7827

5

5

28

DeBord

Ida Bessie

12 Jul 1900

4 Jan 1930

nee ANNIS.  Wife of Hiram Smith DeBORD.  Married 1 Dec 1915.  Daughter of Walter & Sophia (COYTON) ANNIS.

8541

8542

14

17

161

DeBord

Julia Viola

22 Feb 1916

2 Jun 1932

Daughter of Hiram Smith & Ida Bessie (ANNIS) DeBORD.

8540

8542

14

17

161

Decker

Alvin

1859

25 Apr 1938

Husband of Artie (DECKER) DECKER.  Married 2 Jul 1881 in Knox County, Indiana.

“Father”

9528

16

18

53

Decker

Artie

1860

1949

nee DECKER.  Wife of Alvin DECKER.  Married 2 Jul 1881 in Knox County, Indiana.

“Mother”

9528

16

18

53

Decker

Ella

1868

20 Sep 1954

nee SHOAF.  Wife of Thomas W DECKER.  Married 31 Jul 1892 in Pike County, Indiana.

9296

16

12

82

Decker

Thomas W

1865

1949

Husband of Ella (SHOAF) DECKER.  Married 31 Jul 1892 in Pike County, Indiana.

9297

16

12

82

DeFelice

Janice I

25 Jul 1929

--

Wife of Mario A DeFELICE.

“Mom”

7629

3

1

18

DeFelice

Mario A

28 Dec 1929

24 Jan 1989

Husband of Janice I DeFELICE.

“Dad”

Cpl., US Army, Korea.

7629

7630

3

1

18

Deffendall

George T

1875

8 Nov 1961

Husband of Stella E (ALLBURN) DEFFENDALL.  Married 5 Nov 1903 in Pike County, Indiana.

9871

17

11

36

Deffendall

Stella E

1878

2 Oct 1967

nee ALLBURN.  Wife of George T DEFFENDALL.  Married 5 Nov 1903 in Pike County, Indiana.

9871

17

11

36

Demos

Calliope

--

12 Apr 1940

“Single”

(Note:  From cemetery records. 2nd grave SW corner.)

NSF

5

?

22

DeMoss

Jacob “Jake”

8 Jun 1915

9 Sep 1984

Husband of Lois (CORNELIUS) DeMOSS.  Son of Oscar & Cecil L (STERN) DeMOSS.

9701

17

2

13

DeMoss

Lois

13 Jul 1911

22 Sep 1977

nee CORNELIUS.  Wife of Jacob “Jake” DeMOSS.

9701

17

2

13

Devin

Evelyn

1880

27 Aug 1961

nee LEIGHTY.  Wife of Walter R DEVIN.  Married 19 Apr 1908.  Daughter of John A & Sarah (KERCHER) LEIGHTY.

8897

14

38

105

Devin

John

1911

13 Mar 1980

Son of Walter R & Evelyn DEVIN.

8897

14

38

105

Devin

Walter R

1884

2 Feb 1937

Husband of Evelyn (LEIGHTY) DEVIN.  Married 19 Apr 1908.  Son of James & Emma (HALL) DEVIN.

8897

14

38

105

Deyle

Mary Lu

29 Oct 1924

28 May 2007

nee ROBB.  Wife of Olin H DEYLE.  Daughter of Claude & Lu (CARR) ROBB. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

8595

14

19

140

Deyle

Olin H

1 Nov 1918

26 Mar 1980

Husband of Mary Lu (ROBB) DEYLE.

S Sgt., US Army, WW II.

8595

8596

14

19

140

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)