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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   03 Nov 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.

Meixner

Catherine

1882

12 Feb 1967

nee HOPKINS.  Wife of Frederick E MEIXNER.  Married 30 Dec 1903.  Daughter of James & Louise (BYFORD) HOPKINS.

9585


16

20

60

Meixner

Frederick B

1928

1930

Son of George & Mabel L MEIXNER.

“Sonny Boy”

9586

16

20

60

Meixner

Frederick E

1876

1928

Husband of Catherine (HOPKINS) MEIXNER.  Married 30 Dec 1903.  Son of Frederick A & ? (SCHEWING) MEIXNER.

9584

16

20

60Husband of Marian Jeanette (WOOD) MINTH.  Married 1 Sep 1973.  Son of John & Myrtle M

Meixner

George R

1904

6 Jan 1965

Husband of Mabel L MEIXNER.

9587

16

20

60

Meixner

Mabel L

1905

19 Jul 1973

Wife of George R MEIXNER.

9588

16

20

60

Mellinger

Esther “Cox”

1896

25 May 1975

nee COX.  Wife of John T MELLINGER.  Daughter of Nicholas Vaughn & Anna R COX.

8934

8930

15

1

8

Mellinger

John T

1890

14 Dec 1955

Husband of Esther (COX) MELLINGER.

8935

8930

15

1

8

Melson

Ronnie Lee

--

12 Feb 1962

Infant.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

13

?

30

Memmer

Timothy Wayne

20 Sep 1972

25 Mar 2014

Son of James D "Jim" & Loretta (BROWN) MEMMER. 


Father of Jacob Samuel Memmer. 

Brother of: Michael A Memmer, Robert E Memmer.

(Click here to view obituary.)

0237

0238

3

2

?

Mercer

Ricky

1950

1954

--

8767

14

27

97

Messersmith

Earl D

26 May 1916

13 Sep 1996

Husband of Edna F MESSERSMITH.  Married 10 Dec 1937.

7785

5

2

39

Messersmith

Edna F

31 Jul 1918

21 Dec 2000

Wife of Earl D MESSERSMITH.  Married 10 Dec 1937.

7785

5

2

39

Messing

Benjamin T

1892

1948

Husband of Irona MESSING.

9509

16

18

73

Messing

Irona

1881

19 Oct 1955

Wife of Benjamin T MESSING.

9509

16

18

73

Messing

Mary E

1914

7 Sep 1954

Daughter of Benjamin T & Irona MESSING.

9510

16

18

73

Metzger

Frank L

--

23 Oct 1951

Husband of Willie Pearl (DAVIS) METZGER.  Married 29 Jul 1911.  Son of M S & Elizabeth (KERN) METZGER.

Age:  64 years.

(Note;  Information from cemetery and other records.)

NSF (individual)

8448

14

14

126

Metzger

Willie Pearl

1893

1925

nee DAVIS.  Wife of Frank METZGER.  Married 29 Jul 1911.  Daughter of William & Rebecca (REED) DAVIS.

“Mother”

8446

8448

14

14

126

Meuser

Delores

--

1946

--

8182

13

6

29

Meuser

Herschell W

20 Apr 1917

7 Nov 1987

Pvt., US Army, WW II.

8104

13

1

21

Meuser

Jewell G

13 Mar 1915

24 Nov 1996

nee JONES.  Wife of Ronald John MEUSER.

7735

3

6

4

Meuser

Ronald John

8 Aug 1909

6 Apr 1985

Husband of Jewell G (JONES) MEUSER.

7735

3

6

4

Meyer

William

--

30 Mar 1988

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

14

?

85

Meyers

Alvenia “Winnie” “Wienie”

1855

11 Feb 1914

Wife of Martin MEYERS.

“Mother”

8374

8373

14

11

227

Meyers

Eva Lou

--

Aug 1949

Age:  68 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

14

?

203

Michael

Shad

--

2 Oct 1975

Infant son of Mike & Kathy Lee MICHAEL.

8207

13

7

32

Middleton

Teresa

--

18 Sep 1987

nee FREDERICK.  Wife of ? FOLEY, 1st; and Donny MIDDLETON, 2nd.  Daughter of Bonnie FREDERICK.

Age:  32 years.

“Died in Ft. Walton Beach, Florida.”

(Note:  From cemetery and obituary records.)

NSF

3

?

2

Miley

Adna L

1887

10 Dec 1966

Wife of Lawrence E MILEY.

9862

17

11

19

Miley

Dana L

4 Feb 1911

16 Oct 2000

Husband of Evelyn M (MYERS) MILEY.

Pfc., US Army, WW II.  Purple Heart.

9686

9687

17

1

14

Miley

Evelyn M

2 Apr 1916

12 Jun 2007

nee MYERS.  Wife of Dana L MILEY.

9686

17

1

14

Miley

John E

1863

1924

Husband of Malona (O’NEAL) MILEY.  Married 7 Jun 1882.

“Father”

9633

9634

16

22

56

Miley

Lawrence E

1883

30 Apr 1976

Husband of Adna L MILEY.

9862

17

11

19

Miley

Malona

1865

1949

nee O’NEAL.  Wife of John E MILEY.  Married 7 Jun 1882.

9633

16

22

56

Miley

Morton

abt 1895

14 Sep 1941

Son of John E & Malona (O’NEAL) MILEY.

Indiana, Pvt, 18th Spruce Sq.

9631

16

22

56

Milheiser

Charles J

--

10 Jun 1995

Husband of Rose L (LINZER) MILHEISER.

Age:  81 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and obituary records.)

NSF

17

?

4

Milheiser

Rose L

--

13 Apr 1995

nee LINZER.  Wife of Charles J MILHEISER.

Age:  82 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and obituary records.)

NSF

17

?

4

Milkanin

Theresa

28 Jul 1955

29 Jul 1955

Age:  1 day.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

13

?

29

Miller

Bessie A

--

11 Jun 1939

“Who gave so much of her life to the common good.  This marker is dedicated by The American Red Cross.”

8948

15

3

1

Miller

Charles W

10 Jul 1924

--

Husband of W Jeane MILLER.  Son of Logan H & Joy S (SHELTON) MILLER.

8490

14

15

127

Miller

Deloris

1914

1920

Daughter of Logan H & Joy S (SHELTON) MILLER.

8449

14

14

127

Miller

Eva Christine

21 Mar 1925

1 Jun 2005

nee SEABAUGH.  Daughter of Harry & Clara E SEABAUGH.

7885

5

7

41

Miller

Fred R

1889

19 Dec 1960

--

9878

17

12

37

Miller

Grace B

1901

1969

Wife of Vessie MILLER.

7877

7879

5

7

22

Miller

Hattie D

1883

1950

Wife of John W MILLER.

“Mother”

7900

7899

5

8

22

Miller

Helen B

19 Apr 1917

7 Dec 1986

--

8709

14

25

114

Miller

John Henry

abt 1841

7 May 1917

Age:  75 Years.

Pvt., Co. E, 42nd Reg. Indiana Infantry.


8951

15

3

1

Miller

John W

1873

1934

Husband of Hattie D MILLER.

“Father”

7898

7899

5

8

22

Miller

Joy S

1892

7 Feb 1980

nee SHELTON.  Wife of Logan H MILLER.  Married 2 Aug 1911.  Daughter of Winfield S “General” & Anna S (McMULLIN) SHELTON.

“Mother”

8449

14

14

127

Miller

Judith Kay

12 Oct 1948

29 Jul 1994

nee PERLOW.  Daughter of Raymond & Janelle (BRUCE) PERLOW.

8662

14

23

115

Miller

Logan H

1888

9 Mar 1969

Husband of Joy S (SHELTON) MILLER.  Married 2 Aug 1911.  Son of Scott & Margaret (PERKINS) MILLER.

“Father”

8449

14

14

127

Miller

Mary Montgomery

--

9 Aug 1904

Age:  62 Years.

8950

15

3

1

Miller

Montgomery Lisle

--

11 Feb  1902

Age:  32 Years.

8949

15

3

1

Miller

Vessie

1902

1938

Husband of Grace B MILLER.  Son of John & Hattie MILLER.

7878

7879

5

7

22

Miller

Virginia Mae

6 Mar 1928

26 Feb 1987

“Mother”

8105

13

1

21

Miller

W Jeane

28 Oct 1926

--

Wife of Charles W MILLER.

8490

14

15

127

Minnis

Delores I

6 Mar 1926

20 Apr 1998

nee BURTON.  Wife of William G MINNIS.

9834

17

10

49

Minnis

James L "Jim"

18 May 1942

11 Jun 2017

Husband of Sandy MINNIS. 

Son of James B & Ruth (FOLEY) MINNIS. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.


?

?

?

Minnis

William G

26 Nov 1916

4 Dec 1989

Husband of Delores I (BURTON) MINNIS.

F1, US Navy, WW II.

9834

9835

17

10

49

Miskell

Herman L

14 Feb 1879

4 Oct 1952

Indiana, Sgt., Co. L, 12th Infantry, WW I.

8870

14

35

101

Mitchell

David W

13 May 1963

27 Jan 2004

“Father”

8925

14

44

238

Mitchell

Greta L

30 Jan 1938

26 Feb 2015

nee HOLLAND.  Wife of Leroy MITCHELL. 

Daughter of Emery & Lula (CANTWELL) HOLLAND. 

2986

14

20

93

Mitchell

Leroy

2 Sep 1925

19 Jul 1984

Husband of Greta L (HOLLAND) MITCHELL.

2986

14

20

93

Mitchell

Nora E

25 Nov 1906

4 Dec 1987

Wife of Virgil M MITCHELL.

8907

14

40

83

Mitchell

Virgil M

13 Feb 1899

20 Oct 1970

Husband of Nora E MITCHELL.

Indiana, Pvt., US Army, WW I.

8907

8906

14

40

83

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)