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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   02 Jul 2014

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.

Combs

E Virginia

1907

1978

Wife of W Earl COMBS.

2969


SW

20

611

Combs

Grace O Davis

1900

13 Aug 1936

nee DAVIS.  Daughter of Andrew J & Mary E (KIRKPATRICK) DAVIS.

6813

NC

16

367

Combs

Jo Ann

--

31 Jan 1932

Daughter of W Earl & E Virginia COMBS.

2968

SW

20

611

Combs

W Earl

1903

1995

Husband of E Virginia COMBS.

2969

SW

20

611

Comer

Daniel

1874

1952

Husband of Rosa COMER.

1035

ENE

2

135

Comer

Rosa

1876

1964

Wife of Daniel COMER.

1035

ENE

2

135

Compton

Alford M

1850

1931

Husband of Eliza Mary (LYLE) COMPTON.

1292

ENE

14

182

Compton

Beach

16 Sep 1842

--

Husband of Narcissa COMPTON.

1371

1369

ENE

16

211

Compton

Bertha E

13 Apr 1888

29 May 1978

nee BRENTON.  Wife of Virgil W COMPTON.  Married 26 Aug 1914.

1290

ENE

14

182

Compton

Eliza Mary Lyle

1872

1945

nee LYLE.  Wife of Alford M COMPTON.

1292

ENE

14

182

Compton

Millard

--

--

Son of Beach & Narcissa COMPTON.

1368

ENE

16

211

Compton

Narcissa

24 Jun 1842

31 Dec 1899

Wife of Beach COMPTON.

1370

1369

ENE

16

211

Compton

Virgil W

6 Jun 1891

25 Apr 1975

Husband of Bertha E (BRENTON) COMPTON.  Married 26 Aug 1914.  Son of Alfrod M & Eliza Mary (LYLE) COMPTON.

1291

ENE

14

182

Conley

Martha J

22 Jul 1816

28 Mar 1903

“Mother”

1741

ENE

32

250

Connaway

Anna O’Neal

1885

1956

nee O’NEAL.  Wife of Henry S O’NEAL.

7111

NC

27

454

Connaway

Hazel L

26 Feb 1906

4 Feb 1977

Wife of John H CONNAWAY.

2977

SW

21

617

Connaway

Henry S

1878

1921

Husband of Anna (O’NEAL) CONNAWAY.

7112

NC

27

454

Connaway

John H

11 Dec 1906

27 Jan 1976

Husband of Hazel L CONNAWAY.

2977

SW

21

617

Connaway

Mike J

16 Jun 1910

19 Nov 1987

Son of Henry S & Anna (O’NEAL) CONNAWAY.

SM1, US Navy, WW II.

7110

NC

27

454

Conover

John Roger

23 Feb 1899

12 Nov 1900

Son of John & Nellie CONOVER.

0945

ESE

31

99

Conover

Joseph

8 May 1832

4 Nov 1912

Husband of Nancy K CONOVER.

Cpl., Co. B, 65th Reg. Indiana Infantry.


0888

0886

ESE

30

99

Conover

Nancy K

20 Oct 1840

28 Apr 1903

Wife of Joseph CONOVER.

0887

0886

ESE

30

99

Conover

Samy

--

15 Jan 1879

Son of John & Nellie CONOVER.

Age:  3 days.

0883

ESE

30

99

Conrad

John

1868

1953

Husband of Katherine CONRAD.

0841

ESE

28

94

Conrad

Katherine

1877

1946

Wife of John CONRAD.

0841

ESE

28

94

Cooley

Clyde

25 Dec 1893

1 Jul 1894

Son of F & M F COOLEY.

0246

ESE

8

9

Coomer

Agnes J

3 Nov 1930

--

Wife of Billy E COOMER.  Married 16 Jul 1946.

“Our Daughters:  Rosalie J, Linda M”

6878

6879

NC

19

393

Coomer

Arthur R

1892

1957

Husband of Carrie COOMER.

6881

NC

19

393

Coomer

Beulah B

10 Nov 1918

15 Jan 2002

Wife of Charles R COOMER.

“Our Children:  Bob, Beverly, Danny, Karen, Becky”

0320

0319

ESE

10

673

Coomer

Billy E

27 Feb 1931

30 Aug 2004

Husband of Agnes J COOMER.  Married 16 Jul 1946.

“Our Daughters:  Rosalie J, Linda M”

6878

6879

NC

19

393

Coomer

Carl “Dutch”

20 Jun 1924

18 Nov 1998

Husband of Delores J (WILKINSON) COOMER.  Married 20 Jun 1941.

“Our Sons:  David Carl, Michael Joe”

6299

6300

SW1

5

6

Coomer

Carrie

1895

1965

Wife of Arthur R COOMER.

6881

NC

19

393

Coomer

Charles R

4 Jul 1914

29 Jan 1987

Husband fo Beulah B COOMER.

“Our Children:  Bob, Beverly, Danny, Karen, Becky”

0320

0319

ESE

10

673

Coomer

Clarence Wesley

26 Feb 1929

28 Feb 1929

Son of Arthur R & Carrie COOMER.

6880

NC

19

393

Coomer

Dale H

12 May 1922

26 Mar 1984

Husband of Mildred F (COX) COOMER.

“Dad”

6402

SW2

2

33

Coomer

Delores J

8 Aug 1923

--

nee WILKINSON.  Wife of Carl “Dutch” COOMER.  Married 20 Jun 1941.  Daughter of Walter M & Beulah O WILKINSON.

“Our Sons:  David Carl, Michael Joe”

6299

6300

SW1

5

6

Coomer

Edith E

20 Oct 1920

12 Jan 2009

nee ZIMMERMAN.  Wife of Everett COOMER.  Married 6 Jul 1946.

(Click here to view obituary.)

7238

NW

3

485

Coomer

Effie J

29 Sep 1902

8 Nov 1963

“Mother”

0489

ESE

17

679

Coomer

Elmer

8 Jun 1903

16 Jul 1972

Husband of Elsie E COOMER.

2926

SW

18

592

Coomer

Elsie E

24 Jul 1908

19 Aug 1984

Wife of Elmer COOMER.

2926

SW

18

592

Coomer

Eric James

--

9 Sep 1982

Infant son of James & Shirley COOMER.

7057

NC

25

449

Coomer

Everett

20 Dec 1921

1 Feb 2009

Husband of Edith E (ZIMMERMAN) COOMER.

Married 6 Jul 1946.  Son of Thomas H & Susie M COOMER.

Sgt., US Army, WW II.

(Click here to view obituary.)

7238

7239

NW

3

485

Coomer

Fannie C

1863

1929

nee SAULSBERRY.  Wife of Thomas William COOMER.  Daughter of Delilah “Lila” SAULSBERRY.

6930

NC

20

393

Coomer

Frank E

12 Nov 1909

25 Oct 1990

Husband of Mildred M COOMER.

7058

NC

25

449

Coomer

James D "Jim"

17 Jul 1945

9 May 2012

Husband of Shirley COOMER.  Son of Frank & Mildred COOMER. 


Army National Guard. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

4553

NC

25

449

Coomer

James E

22 Dec 1930

1 Sep 1992

Husband of Barbara COOMER.

“Father”

0488

ESE

17

679

Coomer

John

1885

1936

Son of Thomas William & Fannie C (SAULSBERRY) COOMER.

6933

NC

20

393

Coomer

John W

--

13 Oct 1956

--

6199

SW

inf

557

Coomer

Lillian Esther

6 Jun 1900

24 Jul 1962

“Mother”

1847

N*

2

392

Coomer

Luella

28 Dec 1917

26 Oct 1918

Daughter of Arthur R & Carrie COOMER.

6880

NC

19

393

Coomer

Lurinda

--

27 Dec 1950

Age:  84 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SW

5

498

Coomer

Mary Ellen

1949

1951

--

3036

SW

inf

556

Coomer

Mildred F

29 Dec 1928

26 Apr 2011

nee COX.  Wife of Dale H COOMER.  Daughter of James & Eva COX.

(Click here to view obituary.)

1402

SW2

2

33

Coomer

Mildred M

15 May 1911

30 Apr 1982

Wife of Frank E COOMER.

7058

NC

25

449

Coomer

Polley

1899

1919

Daughter of Thomas William & Fannie C (SAULSBERRY) COOMER.

6931

NC

20

393

Coomer

Susie M

3 Jan 1898

7 Dec 1971

Wife of Thomas H COOMER.

7240

NW

3

485

Coomer

Thomas H

3 Jul 1888

29 Jun 1934

Husband of Susie M COOMER. 

WW I.


7240

NW

3

485

Coomer

Thomas William

1860

1949

Husband of Fannie C (SAULSBERRY) COOMER.

6930

NC

20

393

Cooper

Augusta M

1896

1922

nee SCHWEICKERT.  Wife of Edwin M “Mack” COOPER.  Married 30 Sep 1914.

2492

SC

25

439

Cooper

Bernard R

1885

1957

Husband of Laura COOPER.

2850

SW

15

582

Cooper

Jeanne

--

15 Apr 1971

Daughter of Earl & Brenda COOPER.

3039

SW

inf

556

Cooper

Laura

1890

1979

Wife of Bernard R COOPER.

2850

SW

15

582

Cooper

Mack E

1892

1963

Husband fo Viola P COOPER.

1102

ENE

5

223

Cooper

Robert Donald

--

28 Feb 1925

--

7548

NW

17b

599

Cooper

Viola P

1907

1993

Wife of Mack E COOPER.

1102

ENE

5

223

Corder

Esther L

1890

1970

Wife of John W CORDER.

1243

ENE

12

154

Corder

John W

1887

1953

Husband of Esther L CORDER.

1243

ENE

12

154

Corn

Lucy Crow

1867

1939

nee CROW.  Wife of Lincoln CORN.  Married 12 Jan 1889.

1537

ENE

24

143

Cornoyer

Louis A

1890

1952

Husband of Rose M CORNOYER.

1126

ENE

6

160

Cornoyer

Rose M

1900

1981

Wife of Louis A CORNOYER.

1126

ENE

6

160

Covey

Harriet R

1831

1908

Wife of William E COVEY.

“Mother”

1916

1958

SC

4

266

Covey

Helen

1867

26 Sep 1886

Daughter of William E & Harriet R COVEY.

Age:  18 y. 9 m. 6 d.

“Typhoid Fever”

1916

1959

SC

4

266

Covey

Mabel

26 ??? 18?2

?? Jan 18??

Daughter of Charles W & Etta J COVEY.

(Note:  Mostly illegible.)

1917

SC

3

266

Covey

Mary

1874

19__

(Note:  On same stone as Jessie STEWART.)

1960

SC

4

266

Covey

William E

1832

1910

Husband of Harriet R COVEY.

“Father”

1916

1957

SC

4

266

Cox

Bessie

31 Dec 1882

30 Dec 1929

--

7516

NW

16

577

Cox

Flora

1865

1911

Wife of John A COX.

“Mother”

0214

ESE

7

5

Cox

Ishmal Douglas

10 Jul 1926

10 Jul 1926

Son of P D & M B COX.

7550

NW

18

597

Cox

John A

1865

1939

Husband of Flora COX.

“Father”

0213

ESE

7

5

Cox

Joseph Robert

2 Mar 1932

24 May 1933

Son of P D & M B COX.

6424

W

1

622

Cox

Mary E

--

20 Jun 1919

Age:  85 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

NW

20

605

Cox

Missouri D

1863

1929

nee JENKINS.  Wife of Edward COX.  Married 21 May 1886.

7139

NC

28

456

Cox

Oscar Earl

1895

1922

Son of Edward & Missouri D (JENKINS) COX.

Co. B, 6th Engrs.

7138

NC

28

456

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