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Princeton I.O.O.F. Cemetery


Princeton, Patoka Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3647 N;  Longitude, -87.5694 W
Congressional Location:SE-1/4; SW-1/4, SECTION 6; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 10W
Common Directions:

Located on the west side of North Main Street (SR-65) and north of West Warnock (Old Highway 41) in Princeton, Indiana, at the north end of Hart Street.

Last updated  11 Nov 2017

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves, using several different sources; headstone photographs, 2010-11,  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 t us know.       email016.gif (1209 bytes)

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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes & Inscriptions

Photo#      Photo

Sect-
ion

Row

Lot
No.

Bradfield

Edith

--

3 Mar 1974

Age:  75 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ENE

2

135

Bradshaw

William Argle

1 Aug 1911

17 Oct 1993

Husband of Zola B (NORRICK) BRADSHAW.  Married 14 Feb 1957.

0254


ESE

8

671

Bradshaw

Zola B

13 Jun 1921

12 May 1997

nee NORRICK.  Wife of William Argle BRADSHAW.  Married 14 Feb 1957.

0254

ESE

8

671

Brady

Effa Maude Kolb

1872

1968

Wife of John W BRADY.  Daughter of Lewis & Mary A KOLB.

2286

SC

16

371

Branham

Adelia

1848

1910

Daughter of Preston & Emily B BRANHAM.

0808

ESE

27

89

Branham

Emily B

1827

1911

Wife of Preston BRANHAM

0810

ESE

27

89

Branham

Howard

1867

1899

Son of Preston & Emily B BRANHAM.

0807

ESE

27

89

Branham

Lillie M

1862

1880

Daughter of Preston & Emily B BRANHAM.

“Typhoid Fever”

(Note:  Cemetery records give date of death as 19 Jan 1879.

0806

ESE

27

89

Branham

Oscar S

abt 1856

--

Husband of Susan (SLAYBACK) BRANHAM.  Married 15 Feb 1881.  Son of Preston & Emily BRANHAM.
“Father”

(Note:  No surnames; however these two are the only BRANHAM / SLAYBACK found in the Gibson County marriages before 1921.  Lot #244 “Owned by Oscar S Branham”)

0958

0955

0956

ESE

32

244

Branham

Preston

1812

1895

Husband of Emily B BRANHAM.

0809

ESE

27

89

Branham

Susan

abt 1858

--

nee SLAYBACK.  Wife of Oscar S BRANHAM.  Married 15 Feb 1881.  Daughter of Charles & Eva SLAYBACK.

“Mother”

(Note:  No surnames; however these two are the only BRANHAM / SLAYBACK found in the Gibson County marriages before 1921.)

0959

0955

0956

ESE

32

244

Branting

Herrold A

--

4 Mar 1896

Son of O A & A E BRANTING.

Aged:  1 y. 2 d.

1799

N*

1

452

Braselton

Ruby Mal

--

11 Jul 1984

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ENE

15

213

Brassill ?

James K

--

23 Sep 1905

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SC

12

346

Bratton

Nancy R

Jan 1842

21 Sep 1930

Wife of Robert L BRATTON.

“Pneumonia”

“Double funeral with wife.”

(Note:  From cemetery and census records.)

NSF

ESE

7

5

Bratton

Robert L

Jul 1854

18 Sep 1930

Second husband of Nancy R COX BRATTON.

“Acute nephritis”

“Double funeral with wife”

(Note:  From cemetery and census records.)

NSF

ESE

7

5

Braunsworth

Alice

1863

1943

--

0239

ESE

7

1

Braunsworth

Alice

30 Jul 1868

Jun 1948

nee APPENFIELD.  Wife of George AWENIUS, 1st; married 19 Feb 1889; and Julius BRAUNSWORTH, 2nd, married 3 Mar 1916 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana.

Age:  85 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and marriage records.  Age on cemetery record does not match marriage or census records.)

NSF

ESE

8

14

Brayfield

Edith J

1898

1974

--

1036

ENE

2

135

Brewer

Iva M

Aug 1872

12 Feb 1918

Husband of Vertie F BREWER.  Son of William D & Louisa (HARGROVE) BREWER.

7402

NW

10

538

Brewer

Louisa

15 Oct 1836

4 Jul 1906

nee HARGROVE.  Second wife of William D BREWER.  Married 29 May 1859.  Daughter of William Lindsey & Isabella (HYNEMAN) HARGROVE.

2171

SC

12

346

Brewer

William

--

9 Jun 1936

Age:  19 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SW

4

496

Brines

Geneive R

10 Jul 1920

19 Jan 2014

nee GRIFFIN.  Wife of Robert L BRINES. 


Daughter of S S "Bill" & Flossie (HAYES) GRIFFIN. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

0136

SW

17

592

Brines

James R

1894

1948

Husband of Julia M BRINES.

2684

SW

7

521

Brines

Julia M

1898

1985

Wife of James R BRINES.

2684

SW

7

521

Brines

Robert L

26 Aug 1920

16 Sep 1967

Husband of Geneive R (GRIFFIN) BRINES.

Indiana, 1st Sgt., 544th  MP, Gd. Escort, WW II.

0136

SW

17

592

Brinkman

Benjiman F

12 Aug 1895

10 Jul 1936

Husband of Wilhelmina (TIEMAN) BRINKMAN.  Married 13 Jul 1919.  Son of Henry & Caroline (KARTY) BRINKMAN. 

WW I.


7419

NW

11

548

Brinkman

Wilhelmina

7 Nov 1896

15 Nov 1936

nee TIEMAN.  Wife of Benjiman F BRINKMAN.  Married 13 Jul 1919.  Daughter of August & Anna (JOHANNISMEIER) TIEMAN.

7419

NW

11

548

Britton

James

8 Apr 1813

27 Jul 1888

Husband of Mattie M BRITTON.

Aged:  75 Y 3 M. 19 D.

“Paralysis”

1183

1185

ENE

10

126

Britton

Mattie M

25 Apr 1828

29 Oct 1887

Wife of James BRITTON.

Aged:  59 Y 6 M 4 D

1182

1184

ENE

10

126

Broadwell

Bobby Joe

--

Jun 1929

(Note:  From cemetery reocords.)

NSF

NC

27

456

Broadwell

Teddie LeRoy

--

Aug 1931

(Note:  From cemetery reocords.)

NSF

NC

27

456

Brodhecker

Clyde E

1892

1962

Husband of Vivian A BRODHECKER.

0410

ESE

14

676

Brodhecker

Vivian A

1887

1965

Wife of Clyde E BRODHECKER.

0410

ESE

14

676

Brokaw

Marie Elizabeth Newsum

1876

1947

nee BAHNE.  Wife of Fred B NEWSUM, 1st, married 26 Nov 1902; and ? BROKAW, 2nd.

0289

ESE

10

16

Bromo

James

1882

1929

(Note:  Born in Italy.  Year of immigration 1895.)

7480

NW

14

567

Brooks

Barnhart H “Benjamin”

1848

1925

Husband of Maggie (TIBBIT) BROOKS.  Married 1 Jan 1883.

“Father”

2599

SW

3

491

Brooks

Ben

--

Mar 1924

(Note:  From cemetery reocords.)

NSF

NW

17

599

Brooks

Charles C

19 Nov 1885

24 Aug 1955

Husband of Nancy Belle (BROWN) BROOKS.  Married 24 Nov 1910.

2598

SW

3

491

Brooks

Charlie

--

--

--

0960

ESE

32

244

Brooks

Nancy Belle

17 Jun 1888

3 May 1974

nee BROWN.  Wife of Charles C BROOKS.  Married 24 Nov 1910.

2598

SW

3

491

Brown

Albert

15 Apr 1875

10 Apr 1939

Son of John & Margaret BROWN. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

7262

NW

4

486

Brown

Alice

25 Sep 1873

1 Mar 1937

--

7348

NW

8

516

Brown

Amanda

--

Nov 1945

Age:  78 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NWn

1

602

Brown

Belle F

4 May 1870

20 Mar 1944

Wife of George H BROWN.

7427

NW

12

549

Brown

Beulah R

2 Oct 1913

31 May 2014

nee SATTERFIELD.  Wife of Harold D BROWN.  Married 5 Sep 1935.

Daughter of William & Hattie (HOWELL) SATTERFIELD. 

(Click her to view obituary.)

0137

SW

20

615

Brown

Cecil A

--

Feb 1920

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

19

606

Brown

Debbie G

31 Oct 1955

22 Oct 2000

Wife of James E BROWN.  Married 24 Dec 1972.

“Our Children:  Mikala, Christy, Casey”

“Our Grandchildren:  Cain, Brooks, Braylen, Brianna, Hayden, Calli, Victoria, Gage, Carissa”

2954

2955

SW

20

692

Brown

Dennis J

7 Apr 1950

20 May 2017

Husband of Rita (PARKE) BEADLES BROWN. 

Son of Harold Donald & Beulah Ruth (SATTERFIELD) BROWN. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.


?

?

?

Brown

Donald W

11 Jun 1937

10 Mar 1972

Husband of Kennelee A BROWN.  Married 27 Oct 1956.

2945

SW

19

614

Brown

Dora E Engleman

1868

--

nee ENGLEMAN.  Daughter of Jac. & Elizabeth ENGLEMAN.

(Note:  Sister of Sarah E “Sallie” ENGLEMAN.)

6629

NC

8

312

Brown

George H

13 Jul 1869

4 May 1961

Husband of Belle F BROWN.

7427

NW

12

549

Brown

George P

20 Apr 1888

17 May 1932

First husband of Serepta (BUTTS) BROWN McDONALD.  Married 30 Oct 1907.   Son of William & Hannah (CAMP) BROWN.

“Husband”

2725

SW

9

532

Brown

George W

1875

1946

Husband of Julia J BROWN.

2743

SW

10

528

Brown

Hannah A “Anna”

1843

1916

nee SWARM.  Wife of Harrison BROWN.

2433

2430

SC

23

430

Brown

Hannah Leach

1848

1932

--

2770

SW

11

552

Brown

Harold D

22 Jan 1909

8 Mar 1986

Husband of Beulah R (SATTERFIELD) BROWN.  Married 5 Sep 1935.

0137

SW

20

615

Brown

Harrison

1840

1922

Husband of Hannah A “Anna” (SWARM) BROWN.

Sgt., Co. F, 49th Reg. Indiana Infantry.

 

2434

2430

SC

23

430

Brown

Hazel

--

Aug 1918

Infant

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

W

1

623

Brown

Infant

--

4 Oct 1910

(Note:  From cemetery reocords.)

NSF

 

 

?

Brown

Infant

--

10 Apr 1901

“Still birth”

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Lot owned by J J BROWN.)

NSF

NC

8

312

Brown

Infant

--

Mar 1927

(Note:  From cemetery reocords.)

NSF

NW

18

597

Brown

Infant

--

Mar 1923

(Note:  From cemetery reocords.)

NSF

NW

17

599

Brown

Infant

--

Feb 1924

(Note:  From cemetery reocords.)

NSF

NW

17

599

Brown

Iva K "Kathy"

26 Jun 1944

8 Jul 2011

nee BRAY.  Wife of Dennis J BROWN.  Daughter of Curtis & Alice BRAY.

(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

?

?

?

Brown

Irvin E

16 Nov 1912

31 Mar 2000

Husband of Opal Mae (BURNES) BROWN.

Married 24 Nov 1937

Son of William & Ollie (GARWOOD) BROWN.

TEC 4, US Army, WW II.

2956

2957

SW

20

692

Brown

James E

16 Aug 1954

--

Husband of Debbie G BROWN.  Married 24 Dec 1972.

“Our Children:  Mikala, Christy, Casey”

“Our Grandchildren:  Cain, Brooks, Braylen, Brianna, Hayden, Calli, Victoria, Gage, Carissa”

2954

2955

SW

20

692

Brown

Joe Dan

1930

1934

Son of George & Verna Corean BROWN HIGHTOWER.

2690

SW

7

523

Brown

John

13 Oct 1881

7 Dec 1956

Husband of Mary D BROWN.

Indiana, Pvt., 22nd Btry. Field Arty.

7382

NW

9

535

Brown

John

abt 1840

--

Husband of Margaret BROWN.

Pvt., Co. L, 1st Ind. Heavy Artillery

7260

NW

4

486

Brown

John Robert

1872

1936

Husband of Myrtle (LATHOM) BROWN.  Married 28 Aug 1903. Son of Harris & Hannah A “Anna” BROWN.

2432

2430

SC

23

430

Brown

John Y

6 Jul 1855

21 May 1928

Husband of Roxie A (NEWTON) BROWN.  Married 4 Oct 1886 in Spencer County, Indiana.  Son of Thomas H & Martha (JONES) BROWN.

“Father”

6669

NC

10

326

Brown

Joseph

--

Jun 1917

(Note:  From cemetery reocords.)

NSF

SC

7

282

Brown

Julia J

1875

1930

Wife of George W BROWN.

2742

SW

10

528

Brown

June Deisher

2 Jun 1929

21 Jan 1993

nee DEISHER.  Daughter of Lydia E DEISHER.

0197

ESE

6

669

Brown

Kennelee Amedia

24 Apr 1937

6 Jan 2017

nee WHITE.  Wife of Donald W BROWN. 

Married 27 Oct 1956.

Daughter of Kenneth O & Etta Leona WHITE. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

2945

SW

19

614

Brown

Lucy Bratton

--

8 Sep 1930

(Note:  From cemetery reocords.)

NSF

NW

12

549

Brown

Margaret

8 Feb 1841

8 Jul 1917

Wife of John BROWN.

7261

NW

4

486

Brown

Mary Crowder

1866

1942

Wife of Pleasant Lovell CROWDER, 1st; and ? BROWN, 2nd.

2352

SC

19

404

Brown

Mary D

1884

1951

Wife of John BROWN.

“Mother”

7380

NW

9

535

Brown

Mary H

--

24 Mar 1910

Wife of Harry BROWN.

Age:  56 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and county health records.)

NSF

SC

7

282

Brown

Myrtle

1878

1952

nee LATHOM.  Wife of John Robert BROWN.  Married 28 Aug 1903.

2431

2430

SC

23

430

Brown

Nadine

1891

1949

Daughter of John Y & Roxie A (NEWTON) BROWN.

6670

NC

10

326

Brown

Oather B

4 Nov 1886

20 Dec 1937

--

0610

ESE

20

66

Brown

Opal Mae

9 May 1921

17 Jul 2016

nee BURNES.  Wife of Irvin E BROWN. 

Married 24 Nov 1937

Daughter of Russell & Nellie (STEVENS) BURNES. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

2956

SW

20

692

Brown

Robert Joseph

--

2 Sep 1930

Infant son of George BROWN.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

12

549

Brown

Roxie A

7 Mar 1861

3 Oct 1939

nee NEWTON.  Wife of John Y BROWN.  Married 4 Oct 1886 in Spencer County, Indiana.

“Mother”

6669

NC

10

326

Brown

Sarah F “Sallie”

28 Feb 1867

14 Jul 1916

nee WRIGHT.  Wife of Andrew “Andy” WEIST, 1st, married 24 Nov 1887; and Louis BROWN, 2nd, married 27 Feb 1897.  Daughter of George W & Indiana (BROTHERS) WRIGHT.

7243

NW

3

487

Brown

Thomas H

Jan 1809

1 Apr 1899

Husband of Eleanor (HOPKINS) BROWN, 1st, married 11 Feb 1835 in Warrick County, Indiana; and Martha (JONES) BROWN, 2nd, married 17 Sep 1854 in Spencer County, Indiana.
(Click here to view obituary.)
(Note:  Burial here based on obituary.  All information from non-cemetery sources.)

NSF

 

NC

10

326

Brown

William L

1897

1947

Husband of Lucy BROWN.  Son of George H & Belle F BROWN.

7422

NW

11

549

Brownley

Emma Jane, M.D.

9 Mar 1921

9 Feb 2009

Daughter of Jesse R & Nellie G BROWNLEY.

1393

ENE

17

121

Brownley

Emma M

31 Jan 1873

--

nee STIENMETZ.  Wife of Jesse K BROWNLEY.  Married 18 Jun 1894.

1390

ENE

17

121

Brownley

Jesse K

25 Sep 1866

19 Nov 1896

Husband of Emma M (STIENMETZ) BROWNLEY.  Married 18 Jun 1894.

“Father”

1390

1391

ENE

17

121

Brownley

Jesse R

16 Dec 1897

12 Mar 1971

Husband of Nellie G BROWNLEY.

1395

ENE

17

121

Brownley

Laurel F

15 Apr 1896

31 Mar 1897

Daughter of Jesse K & Emma M BROWNLEY.

1392

1394

ENE

17

121

Brownley

Nellie G

15 May 1898

12 Dec 1981

Wife of Jesse R BROWNLEY.

1395

ENE

17

121

Bruce

Alta Bell

1888

1934

nee OVERFIELD.  Wife of Barnhill BRUCE.  Marrie 23 Sep 1915.

2551

2548

SC

28

461

Bruce

Barnhill

1879

1933

Husband of Alta Bell (JOHNSON) BRUCE.  Married 23 Sep 1915.

2552

2548

SC

28

461

Bruce

Sarah Ellen

12 Feb 1895

2 Mar 1978

“Mother”

0633

ESE

21

691

Brucks

Ernest C

1900

1968

Son of Jacob & Gertrude BRUCKS.

1132

ENE

6

190

Brucks

Jack F

14 Sep 1936

12 Mar 1988

--

0623

ESE

20

690

Brucks

William

1896

1946

--

7563

NW

18

594

Brundick

Homer C

23 May 1882

15 Jun 1952

Husband of Maude A BURNDICK.

7288

NW

5

504

Brundick

Martha E

1 Sep 1903

25 Jan 1999

Daughter of Homer C & Maude BRUNDICK.

7286

NW

5

504

Brundick

Maude A

10 Sep 1881

28 Mar 1970

Wife of Homer C BRUNDICK.

7287

NW

5

504

Bryan

Rose Evelyn

17 May 1914

31 Dec 1989

Wife of Lawrence W BRYAN.

“Mother”

6268

SW1

3

4

Bryant

?

--

May 1917

“Mrs. Jimmie BRYANT.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

12

545

Bryant

Anna G

--

6 Jan 1943

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

6

508

Bryant

Annie S

1854

1947

nee SMITH.  Wife of Thomas J BRYANT.  Married 16 Apr 1871.

“Mother”

2216

SC

13

348

Bryant

Infant

--

Dec 1927

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

18

597

Bryant

John W

abt 1834

--

Husband of Mary J (PRESHAGE) BRYANT.  Married 18 Apr 1867.

Pvt., Co. F., 10th Reg. Indiana Cavalry.

7439

NW

12

545

Bryant

L E

1876

1929

--

7458

NW

13

566

Bryant

Thomas J

1845

1912

Husband of Annie S (SMITH) BRYANT.  Married 16 Apr 1871.

“Father”

Pvt., Co. F, 10th Reg. Indiana Cavalry.

2216

SC

13

348

Rows were numbered beginning on the east side of each section; these rows can be hard to define in many places.  See the image below for reference.


Rough map of the cemetery; for general loction of burials in the above listing. Neither sections or rows are defined in the cemetery records.  Not shown are lots in the "SW" section set aside for infant burials  Most burials are in North/South rows; the exceptions are indicated by the single East/West lines along the north side of the cemtery.
Princeton Lodge No. 64 Chartered July 11, 1849
Cemetery Plotted April 1, 1876
Marker Ereceted 1968