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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 18 Oct 2016

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.

Bucklin

Amelia J

12 Dec 1851

11 Mar 1854

Daughter of Horace M & Elmira P BUCKLIN.

1324


1325

1326

ENE

15

152

Bucklin

Anna V

1848

1932

nee VanSANT.  Wife of Theodore M BUCKLIN.  Married 20 Sep 1866.

7045

NC

24

425

Bucklin

Cora N

24 Sep 1883

--

nee SUTOON.  Wife of Hal C BUCKLIN.  Married 23 Jan 1902 in Marion County, Indiana.

1285

ENE

14

152

Bucklin

Elmira P

28 Apr 1817

4 May 1906

Wife of Horace M BUCKLIN.

1324

ENE

15

152

Bucklin

George W

--

19 Jun 1881

Age:  78 y. 9 m. 3 d.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ENE

24

113

Bucklin

Hal C

2 Mar 1871

31 Dec 1943

Husband of Cora N (SUTOON) BUCKLIN.  Married 23 Jan 1902 in Marion County, Indiana.

1284

ENE

14

152

Bucklin

Horace M

19 Aug 1811

21 Jan 1895

Husband fo Elmira P BUCKLIN.

1324

ENE

15

152

Bucklin

Irene M

1875

1933

Wife of William C BUCKLIN.

1972

SC

5

276

Bucklin

Julia E

9 Dec 1850

30 Jul 1896

Wife of Nathan L BUCKLIN.

6549

NC

4

297

Bucklin

Nathan L

16 Aug 1850

5 Apr 1919

Husband of Julia E BUCKLIN.

6549

NC

4

297

Bucklin

Roy M

20 Jun 1891

11 Jun 1911

Son of Nathan L & Julia E BUCKLIN.

6549

NC

4

297

Bucklin

Theodore M

1841

1929

Husband of Anna E V (VanSANT) BUCKLIN.  20 Sep 1866.

Co. A, 80th, Ind. Vol.

7044

NC

24

425

Bucklin

William C

1875

1938

Husband of Irene M BUCKLIN.

1973

SC

5

276

Bullock

Deana Marie

--

29 Oct 1970

--

6217

SW

inf

586

Bullock

Orville E

2 Sep 1922

19 Jan 1988

Husband of Ethel (WHITE) BULLOCK.

“Father”

1464

ENE

20

176

Burchell

Christine

25 Jun 1928

--

nee MURPHY.  Wife of Julian BURCHELL.

6355

SW1

11

12

Burchell

Julian

19 Mar 1926

14 Mar 1998

Husband of Christine (MURPHEY) BURCHELL.

S1, US Navy.  Cpl US Army, WW II.  Korea.

6355

6356

SW1

11

12

Burchfield

Eliza

abt 1834

--

nee DRYSDALE.  Wife of William BURCHFIELD. 

2090

SC

9

323

Burger

Ada

abt 1855

Apr 1932

Wife of Frank H BURGER.

(Note:  From cemetery and census records.)

NSF

ESE

23

73

Burger

Amelia

--

9 Apr 1881

Daughter of Fredinand E “Ferd” & Matilda B “Tillie” BURGER.

Aged:  4 Mo.

0952

ESE

32

246

Burger

Anna H

abot 1888

22 Mar 1950

Daughter of Frank H & Ada BURGER.

(Note:  From cemetery and census records.)

NSF

ESE

23

73

Burger

Clifford

30 Aug 1881

20 Aug 1896

Son of Frank H & Ada BURGER.

0720

ESE

23

73

Burger

Edith

1 Jan 1892

1 Sep 1894

Daughter of Frank H & Ada BURGER.

0721

ESE

23

73

Burger

Ferdinand E “Ferd”

1843

1931

Husband of Matilda B “Tillie” BURGER.

0954

ESE

32

246

Burger

Frank H

abt 1854

Dec 1929

Husband of Ada BURGER.

(Note:  From cemetery and census records.)

NSF

ESE

23

73

Burger

Ida May

1874

1905

Daughter of Fredinand E “Ferd” & Matilda B “Tillie” BURGER.

0954

ESE

32

246

Burger

John W

--

--

2572

SW

1

468

Burger

Matilda B “Tillie”

1854

1914

Wife of Ferdinand E “Ferd” BURGER.

0954

ESE

32

246

Burger

Pernie

--

11 Oct 1887

Son of Fredinand E “Ferd” & Matilda B “Tillie” BURGER.

Aged:  9 Mo. 13 Ds.

0951

ESE

32

246

Burger

William

abt 1885

Nov 1947

Son of Frank H & Ada BURGER.

Age:  63 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and census records.)

NSF

ESE

23

73

Burgess

Della Fletcher

1891

1954

nee FLETCHER.  Wife of Fred SATTERFIELD, 1st, married 15 Feb 1913; and Jacob Monroe “Jake”BURGESS, 2nd.  Daughter of John L & Harriet (COOMER) FLETCHER.

2863

SW

16

585

Burgess

Jacob Monroe “Jake”

1870

1951

Huaband of Vaida (HENSON) BURGESS, 1st, married 23 Aug 1892; and Della (FLETCHER) SATTERFIELD BURGESS, 2nd.  Son of William & Mary J (BYERS) BURGESS.

2863

SW

16

585

Burgess

Larry W

--

3 Dec 1946

“Twin”

3024

SW

inf

527

Burkhardt

Pamela Jo

27 Apr 1946

24 Oct 1978

--

0261

ESE

9

672

Burkhart

Francis N

2 Dec 1913

14 Sep 1947

Indiana, TEC4, 456th Field Arty Bn., WW II.

2875

SW

16

582

Burnes

Esther F

14 Sep 1924

8 Sep 1988

Wife of Russell BURNES, Jr.

2899

SW

17

616

Burnes

Russell, Jr.

7 Aug 1933

14 Feb 1976

Husband of Esther F BURNES.

A1C, US Air Force, Korea.

2899

2900

SW

17

616

Burns

Bessie Pankake

1887

1981

Wife of Prentice H PANKAKE, 1st; & ? BURNS, 2nd.

0127

ESE

4

644

Burns

Isaac

--

15 Mar 1912

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SC

25

437

Burns

Wilma Jean

1 Nov 1922

13 Dec 2003

nee ANGLE.  Daughter of Paul & Elizabeth ANGLE.

6287

6288

SW1

4

5

Burt

Martha

abt 1864

9 Jun 1952

nee COLLIS.  Wife of E BURT.  Daugheter of Edward M & Sarah A COLLIS.

Age:  87 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and census records.)

NSF

ESE

10

15

Burton

Albert R, Dr.

26 Apr 1859

Jun 1928

Husband of Margaret J (FENTRISS) BURTON.  Married 10 Jul 1883.  Son of Basil & Lucinda BURTON.

(Click here to view obituary.)

2753

SW

10

532

Burton

Eliza J

8 Jan 1837

5 Sep 1913

Daughter of Robert & Rosalind (SELWYN) BURTON.

0305

ESE

10

19

Burton

George T

12 Nov 1832

6 Aug 1909

Husband of Nancy C (GEISE) BURTON.  Married 10 Aug 1865.

“Father”

2325

2326

SC

18

382

Burton

Harry Owen

1886

1929

Husband of Hazel Laura (HALEY) BURTON.  Married 24 Jun 1919.  Son of George T & Nancy C (GEISE) BURTON.

2328

SC

18

382

Burton

Hazel H

1889

1974

nee HALEY.  Wife of Harry Owen BURTON.  Married 24 Jun 1919.

2329

SC

18

382

Burton

Ida May

12 Feb 1862

17 Aug 1958

nee SHAW.  Wife of James T BURTON.  

Daughter of Thomas & Emma (JONES) SHAW.

“Mother”

2841

SW

15

580

Burton

James T

13 Jun 1853

27 Jun 1937

Husband of Ida M (SHAW) BURTON. 

Son of Wright & Susan E (JUSTICE) BURTON.

“Father”

2841

SW

15

580

Burton

Lela P

4 May 1910

1 Jun 1998

nee HANES.  Second wife of Vernor Leonard BURTON

Daughter of Charles & Veleta (SHORE) HANES.

6508

NC

2

290

Burton

Louis H

21 Mar 1850

24 Feb 1918

Husband of Martha (MONTGOMERY) BURTON. 

Married:  18 Jan 1870.

Son of Bazil & Lucinda (KILPATRICK) BURTON.

Age:  68 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and county health records.)

NSF  (May be buried near mother  -- see her burial location.)

 

 

?

Burton

Lucile Major

4 Mar 1892

4 Nov 1935

nee MAJOR.  First wife of Vernon L BURTON.


Married 2 May 1910 in Lewis County, Tennessee.

Daughter of J B & Lillie (BRACKEN) MAJOR.

2843

SW

15

580

Burton

Lucinda

--

28 Nov 1881

nee KILPATRICK.  Wife of Basil BURTON.

Aged:  61 ys. 2 mo. 19 ds.

0500

ESE

17

39

Burton

Luttie E

19 Aug 1920

19 Aug 1920

Stillborn Infant daughter of George & Rosella "Rosa" (COOMER) BURTON.

(Note:  From cemetery and county health records.)

NSF

NW

19

606

Burton

Margaret J

1861

1938

nee FENTRISS.  Wife of Dr. Albert R BURTON. 


Married
10 Jul 1883.

2754

SW

10

532

Burton

Nancy C

20 Jan 1847

22 Mar 1936

nee GEISE.  Wife of George T BURTON. 


Married
10 Aug 1865.

“Mother”

2325

2327

SC

18

382

Burton

Paul Louis

11 Dec 1923

26 Jul 1930

Son of George & Rosella "Rosa" (COOMER) BURTON.

(Click here to view obituary.)

7493

NW

15

576

Burton

Thomas G

11 May 1890

22 Jul 1955

Son of James T & Ida May (SHAW) BURTON.

2842

SW

15

580

Burton

Vernor Leonard

18 May 1887

9 Mar 1967

Husband of Lucile (MAJOR) BURTON, 1st, married 2 May 1910 in Lewis County, Tennessee; and  Lela P (HANES) BURTON, 2nd. 


Son of James T & Ida Mae (SHAW) BURTON.

6508

NC

2

290

Busch

D Frank

1886

1945

--

0157

ESE

5

644

Busch

Elizabeth

1868

1943

--

1812

N*

1

512

Busch

Samuel

1855

1931

Husband fo Elizabeth BUSCH.

1813

N*

1

512

Bush

Edna

--

31 Dec 1959

Age:  86 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

4

489

Bush

George

--

10 May 1933

Age:  63 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

4

489

Bush

Ida

abt 1872

11 Nov 1910

First wife of John William BUSH.

(Note:  From cemetery and county heath records.)

NSF

SC

14

348

Bush

Infant

--

6 Mar 1915

Son of Bun BUSH.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

3

487

Bush

John William

1867

28 Jan 1913

Husband of Ida BUSH, 1st; and Emma BORNHEIM BUSH, 2nd,   married 5 Aug 1912.  Son of Henry & Betsie (ESLEY) BUSH.

7254

NW

4

489

Butts

Abraham B

10 Oct 1860

3 Mar 1928

Husband of Nancy F (LYNCH) BUTTS.

“Father”

2727

SW

9

532

Butts

Infant

--

May 1929

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

17

596

Butts

Johnie R

1897

1977

Husband of Nannie F BUTTS.

7379

NW

9

535

Butts

Nancy F

10 Aug 1861

2 Jul 1935

nee LYNCH.  Wife of Abraham B BUTTS.

“Mother”

2726

SW

9

532

Butts

Nannie F

1904

1980

Wife of Johnie R BUTTS.

7379

NW

9

535

Byrd

Clarence Franklin

14 Oct 1886

4 Jul 1959

Second husband of Mary DEWEESE BYRD and 2nd husband of Anna V (KRAUS) VONDERHEAD BYRD.

Son of Willaim & Eliza Ann BYRD. 

Note:  NOT BURIED HERE.  See his information at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Princeton, Indiana.

2223

SC

14

347

Byrd

James

--

Sep 1922

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ESE

25

83

Byrd

James Wallace

1926

1927

--

2722

SW

9

533

Byrd

Joseph

12 Sep 1853

4 Sep 1922

Husband of Lucy A (HICKROD)  BYRD.  


Married 17 Apr 1886.


0435

ESE

15

33

Byrd

Lucy A

1870

31 Oct 1960

nee HICKROD.  Wife of Joseph BYRD. 


Married 17 Apr 1886.

0434

ESE

15

33

Byrd

Mary DeWeese

9 Nov 1883 "1882"

3 Jul 1941

nee WHITE.  Wife of Alonzo V DeWEESE, 1st, married 30 May 1896 in Dubois County, Indiana, and  first wife of Clarence Franklin BYRD, 2nd. 

Daughter of John & Nancy Jane (HALE) WHITE.

2223

SC

14

347

Byrd

Tishie

1878

1963

Wife of Warner T BYRD.

2721

SW

9

533

Byrd

Warner T

1868

1926

Husband of Tishie BYRD.

2720

SW

9

533

Byrne

Eliza

--

Oct 1915

Infant.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SC

5

273

Byrum

Millard F

1870

1927

Husband of Rachel J BYRUM.

0407

ESE

14

34

Byrum

Rachel J

1870

1937

Wife of Millard F BYRUM.

0406

ESE

14

34

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