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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 Aug 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.

Dagenhart

Florence E

1897

1940

nee KENDALL.  Second wife of Lawrence Albert DAGENHART/DEGENHART.  Married 6 Dec 1917.  Daughter of George & Ella (MEAD) KENDALL.

2655


SW

5

499

Dagenhart

Lawrence Albert

10 Sep 1890

Jan 1930

Husband of Gladys (HAYES) DEGENHAT, 1st, married 8 Sep 1910; and Florence E (KENDALL) DAGENHART, 2nd, married 6 Dec 1917.  Son of Bernhart & Lilly May (BENNETT) DEGENHART.

(Note:  Most other members of the family spelled the surname as "DEGENHART.")

2656

SW

5

499

Dalton

Infant

--

13 May 1907

Infant of M V DALTON.

(Note:  From cemetery records.  All burials in this Lot are “single” graves.  Handwriting is not always easy to read and spelling can be “creative.”)

NSF

NW

10

540

Daniel

Betty Jo

24 Mar 1926

17 Oct 1997

nee DYSON.  Wife of Jasper “Red” DANIEL.

6371

SW1

13

14

Daniel

Jasper “Red”

4 Aug 1918

17 Feb 1994

Husband of Betty J (DYSON) DANIEL.

6371

SW1

13

14

Dant

G Edward

11 May 1887

20 Apr 1956

Husband of Josie A DANT.

“Father”

0065

ESE

2

665

Dant

Josie A

8 Jan 1890

21 Nov 1987

Wife of G Edward DANT.

“Mother”

0065

ESE

2

665

Dant

Willard Clay “Billie”

3 Jan 1930

11 Dec 1930

Son of Evert & Helen (COLVIN) DANT.

6776

NC

14

360

Daugherty

Ethel Dearing

26 Aug 1902

20 Jun 1975

Wife of J Frank DAUGHERTY.

0192

ESE

6

669

Daugherty

Harvey Wayne

24 Aug 1920

12 Dec 1987

Husband of Oscal E (GILLEY) DAUGHERTY.

TSgt., US Air Force, WW II, Korea.

0249

0250

ESE

8

671

Daugherty

J Frank

16 Aoct 1892

7 Jul 1957

Husband of Ethel Dearing DAUGHERTY.

0192

ESE

6

669

Daugherty

Oscal E

27 Jun 1923

1 Jan 1993

nee GILLEY.  Wife of Harvey W DAUGHERTY.

0249

ESE

8

671

Daugherty

Paul Warren

24 Jul 1925

28 May 1948

“Husband”

0174

ESE

5

649

DaVault

George H

1869

1957

Husband of Margaret DaVAULT.

“Father”

0191

ESE

6

669

DaVault

Margaret

1885

1965

Wife of George H DaVAULT.

“Mother”

0191

ESE

6

669

Davenport

Timothy Joseph

11 Sep 1985

11 Sep 1985

Son of Timothy & Elizabeth DAVENPORT.

6237

SW

inf

587

Davidson

Anna Lawrence

9 Dec 1855

1 Jan 1930

--

0430

ESE

15

34

Davidson

Betty J

30 Jun 1927

29 Sep 2010

nee HULET.  Wife of Bill R DAVIDSON.  Married 21 Sep 1945.  Daughter of H Otis & Edith HULET.

“Our Children:  Billy and Becky”

“Our Grandchildren:  Reina, Rhonda, Kelly, Rachael, Amy, Emily”

(Click here to view obituary.)

1563

1564

ENE

25

170

Davidson

Bill R

5 Dec 1925

29 Jun 2005

Husband of Betty J (HULET) DAVIDSON.  Married 21 Sep 1945.  Son of Roger & Ruth (SUTTON) DAVIDSON.

“Our Children:  Billy and Becky”

“Our Grandchildren:  Reina, Rhonda, Kelly, Rachael, Amy, Emily”

Pfc., US Marine Corps, WW II.

Purple Heart.


(Click here to view obituary.)

1563

1564

ENE

25

170

Davidson

Daniel

--

Jun 1922

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

15

575

Davidson

Edna

--

1915

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ESE

 

100

Davidson

Infant

--

Nov 1920

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

 ESE

10

22

Davidson

Infant

--

Oct 1917

“Stillborn”

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Surname is spelled “Davison” in cemetery records.)

NSF

W

1

623

Davidson

James T

--

29 Jan 1908

“Cerebral Hemorrhages”

Sgt., Co. F, 58th Reg. Indiana Infantry

0429

ESE

15

34

Davidson

Jasper Newton

13 Oct 1838

4 Sep 1925

Husband of Phavilla (CUNNINGHAM) DAVIDSON.  Married 31 Dec 1860.  Son of Joseph & Elizabeth (CONGER) DAVIDSON.

“Father”

0894

0893

0944

ESE

31

100

Davidson

Joseph

--

12 Jul 1905

“Chronic Bronchitis”

Pvt., Co. H, 17th Reg. Indiana Infantry.

(Note:  Death record gives age as “65 yrs.”)

0431

ESE

15

34

Davidson

Marjorie

1923

1978

Daughter of Roger & Ruth M DAVIDSON.

0368

ESE

13

675

Davidson

Mary Ann, Dr.

30 Dec 1878

22 Feb 1915

Daughter of Jasper Newton & Phavilla (CUNNINGHAM) DAVIDSON.

0899

ESE

30

100

Davidson

Michael N

1 Oct 1855

20 Nov 1921

“Father”

7490

NW

15

575

Davidson

Octavia

1 Feb 1877

5 Jun 1901

Daughter of Jasper Newton & Phavilla (CUNNINGHAM) DAVIDSON.

“Consumption”

0898

ESE

30

100

Davidson

Phavilla Cunningham

31 Dec 1842

17 Oct 1898

nee CUNNINGHAM.  Wife of Jasper Newton DAVIDSON.  Married 31 Dec 1860.  Daughter of John & Phoebe Ann (KEY) CUNNINGHAM.

“Mother”

0895

0893

0943

ESE

31

100

Davidson

Roger

1889

1959

Husband of Ruth M DAVIDSON.

0368

ESE

13

675

Davidson

Ruth M

1898

5 Feb 1992

Wife of Roger DAVIDSON.

0368

ESE

13

675

Davidson

William Roger

7 Nov 1946

12 Sep 1980

Son of Bill R & Betty J (HULET) DAVIDSON.

SA, US Navy, Vietnam.

1565

1566

ENE

25

170

Davis

Alice

--

Apr 1928

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NC

16

367

Davis

America

1900

1961

Wife of Otto J DAVIS.

0361

ESE

13

675

Davis

Andrew J

1858

1948

Husband of Mary E (KIRKPATRICK) DAVIS.  Married 14 Sep 1882.

6810

NC

16

367

Davis

Anna K

1879

1960

Wife of Samuel O DAVIS.

“Mother”

0017

ESE

1

657

Davis

Anna M

1853

1927

--

1355

ENE

16

180

Davis

Bernice

1904

8 Nov 1990

Wife of Tim DAVIS.

0539

ESE

18

680

Davis

Betty C

1965

1965

--

6227

SW

inf

586

Davis

Bobby Dean

1959

1961

--

6207

SW

inf

557

Davis

Caleb M

--

17 Aug 1944

Infant.

1198

ENE

10

157

Davis

Cargill Martin

1876

27 Apr 1944

Husband of Janet B DAVIS.

1195

ENE

10

157

Davis

Clarence E

1883

1919

Son of Andrew J & Mary E (KIRKPATRICK) DAVIS.

6812

NC

16

367

Davis

Daniel W

1872

1939

Husband of Elizabeth (SCHAIBLE) DAVIS.  Married 28 Nov 1901.

2460

SC

24

433

Davis

Edna H

9 Sep 1924

24 Feb 1993

Wife of William L “Bud” DAVIS.  Married 2 Sep 1944.

6310

SW1

6

7

Davis

Elizabeth

1872

1922

nee SCHAIBLE.  Wife of Daniel W DAVIS.  Married 28 Nov 1901.  Daughter of Mary SCHAIBLE.

2461

SC

24

433

Davis

Ella

1918

--

Wife of Melvin J DAVIS.

2931

SW

18

593

Davis

Elsie Mabel

1889

30 Jun 1913

nee WOODS.  Wife of Frank W DAVIS.  Married 25 Aug 1907.  Daughter of M M & Sarah WOODS.

6728

NC

13

360

Davis

Ernest K

--

4 Jan 1933

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SW

13

561

Davis

Esther F

--

17 Jul 1946

Infant.

1199

ENE

10

157

Davis

Frank W

1887

1949

Husband of Elsie Mable DAVIS.  Married 25 Aug 1907.  Son of Henry & ? (AYERS) DAVIS.

6729

NC

13

360

Davis

Geraldine

--

14 Jan 1965

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SW

inf

586

Davis

Grace J

--

28 Mar 1909

Daughter of C Martin & Janet B DAVIS.

1196

ENE

10

157

Davis

James

1864

1928

Husband of Laura B DAVIS, 1st; and Rosa DAVIS, 2nd.

1170

ENE

9

159

Davis

James William

--

22 Jun 1900

Age:  11 YEARS.

1221

ENE

11

157

Davis

Janet B

1883

1960

Wife of C Martin DAVIS.

1195

ENE

10

157

Davis

Jasper

1852

1922

Husband of Mary E DAVIS.

7414

NW

11

546

Davis

John Levi

--

Apr 1908

Age:  84 years.

“Old age”

NSF

ENE

30

166

Davis

Laura B

1858

1900

First wife of James DAVIS.

1170

ENE

9

159

Davis

Lossie

--

3 Aug 1889

Age:  35 years.

“Acute gastiritis”

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ENE

30

166

Davis

M R

--

--

--

1356

ENE

16

180

Davis

Mary E

--

5 Jan 1964

Age:  86 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SW

13

561

Davis

Mary E

1859

1927

nee KIRKPATRICK.  Wife of Andrew J DAVIS.  Married 14 Sep 1882.

“Mother’

6811

NC

16

367

Davis

Mary E

1862

1924

Wife of Jasper DAVIS.

7414

NW

11

546

Davis

Mary M “Gommie”

10 Oct 1916

17 Jan 2004

nee McINTIRE.  Wife of Russell F “Cricket” DAVIS.  Daughter of Charles & Nellie (CHRISTENSON) McINTIRE.

“Our Children:  Charles, Betty, Marjorie, Donald, Carrol, Brenda, Darlene”

6726

6727

NC

13

360

Davis

Melvin J

1918

1948

Husband of Ella DAVIS.  Son of Otto Lee DAVIS & Lucy B (WINGET) DAVIS GRUBB.

2931

SW

18

593

Davis

O Lucille

19 Oct 1936

13 Feb 1937

--

1197

ENE

10

157

Davis

Otto J

1894

1967

Husband of American DAVIS.

0361

ESE

13

675

Davis

Rosa

1872

--

Second wife of James DAVIS.

1170

ENE

9

159

Davis

Russell F “Cricket”

7 Mar 1912

3 Feb 1986

Husband of Mary M “Gommie” (McINTIRE) DAVIS.

“Our Children:  Charles, Betty, Marjorie, Donald, Carrol, Brenda, Darlene”

6726

6727

NC

13

360

Davis

Samuel O

1873

1950

Husband of Anna K DAVIS.

“Father”

0017

ESE

1

657

Davis

Samuel T

1863

1946

Husband of Mary E (BASS) DAVIS.

2812

SW

13

561

Davis

Thomas

--

16 Nov 1913

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

6

506

Davis

Tim

1891

1960

Husband of Bernice DAVIS.

0539

ESE

18

680

Davis

William L “Bud”

31 Dec 1920

6 Sep 2000

Husband of Edna H DAVIS.  Married 2 Sep 1944.

Pvt., US Army, WW II.

6310

6311

SW1

6

7

Dawson

Arthur J

10 Jan 1913

8 Apr 1997

Husband of Ellen V DAWSON.

“Our Children:  James, Judith, Janice”

0256

0257

ESE

9

672

Dawson

Ellen V

19 Jul 1916

22 Jan 2008

nee AMY.  Wife of Arthur J DAWSON.  Married 24 Feb 1937.  Daughter of Harvey 7 Anna Lee AMY.

“Our Children:  James, Judith, Janice” 

(Click here to view obituary.)

0256

0257

ESE

9

672

Dawson

Mamie B

1890

1966

Wife of Thomas DAWSON.

0421

ESE

15

677

Dawson

Thomas

1884

1965

Husband of Mamie B DAWSON.

0421

ESE

15

677

Day

Dunbar

--

17 Apr 1917

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SC

26

437

Day

Frances R

1895

1962

Wife of William H DAY.  Married 3 Jul 1915.

“Their Children:  Roy M, Neil G, William Jr., Ruth E, Frances W”

7324

NW

7

517

Day

Haskell J

23 Sep 1904

21 Nov 1965

Husband of Luxie DAY.

“Father”

0353

ESE

12

674

Day

Luxie

20 Dec 1908

2 Apr 1977

Wife of Haskell J DAY.

“Mother”

0353

ESE

12

674

Day

Ruth Ellen

1922

1923

Daughter of William H & Frances R DAY.

7571

NW

19b

604

Day

William H

1894

1966

Husband of Frances R DAY.  Married 3 Jul 1915.

“Their Children:  Roy M, Neil G, William Jr., Ruth E, Frances W”

7324

NW

7

517

Deal

Amos D

--

16 Jan 1906

Age:  42 years.

“Pulmonary ?”

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

NW

1

475

Dean

George

abt 1814

--

--

1696

ENE

30

136

Dean

Julia A

16 Mar 1837

6 Aug 1895

Wife of S DEAN.

Aged 58 Y. 4 M. 21 D.

0210

ESE

7

6

Dearing

Clay

1852

1905

--

0372

ESE

13

24

Dearing

Ethel

--

20 Jun 1975

Age:  72 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ESE

6

669

Dearing

Simeon

?

?

Civil War.  Confederate.
Pvt., Co. A, 35th Reg. Georgia Infantry.  Enlisted from Haralson County, Georgia.  Mustered out on 3 May 1863 at Chancellorsville, Virginia

(Note:  Added from 1939 WPA Veteran Graves Survey.)

NSF

?

?

?

Dearing

Webb

1855

1884

--

0373

ESE

13

24

DeBoard

Delia J

1 Jan 1890

22 Aug 1960

nee HUNT.  Wife of Charles E DeBORD. 

Daughter of David & Martha (CLUNCH) HUNT.

“Mother” 

Note;  Husband and a child buried at Mead Cemetery, Center Twp.

1071

ENE

3

164

DeBruler

Carrie Maud

1866

1896

nee EVANS.  Wife of Marvin DeBRULER.  Married 28 Nov 1894.  Daughter of William H & Mary Jennie (KEYS) EVANS.

6619

NC

8

315

DeBruler

Marvin

1860

1956

Husband of Carrie Maud (EVANS) DeBRUNER.  Married 28 Nov 1894.  Son of J H & E A (DOWNEY) DeBRUNER.

6619

NC

8

315

Decker

Edna Vivian

3 Mar 1899

5 Aug 1899

Aged:  5 m. 2 d.

7162

NWn

1

510

Decker

John G

16 Jul 1841

1 Apr 1880

First husband of Elizabeth C DECKER BINGHAM.

7158

NWn

1

510

Deckerman

Vandalia

--

22 Nov 1906

Wife of W F DECKERMAN.

“Mother”

Aged:  85 Y. 3 M. 8 D.

0347

ESE

12

22

Deckerman

William H

--

30 Nov 1888

Son of W F & Vandalia DECKERMAN.

Aged 30 Y. 10 M.

0369

ESE

13

22

DeCortez

 ? L

--

May 1949

Age:  88 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ESE

4

645

DeCoursey

Joseph E

25 Mar 1913

3 Jul 1945

Son of William & Nora S DeCOURSEY.

1676

ENE

29

167

DeCoursey

Nora S

20 Jun 1891

1 Aug 1985

Wife of William DeCOURSEY.

“Mother”

1676

ENE

29

167

DeCoursey

William

27 Apr 1887

27 Jul 1948

Husband of Nora S DeCOURSEY.

“Father”

1676

ENE

29

167

Deering

William

6 Oct 1877

22 Jun 1910

--

7250

NW

3

489

Deerley

Raymond

--

2 Apr 1912

Infant.

(Note:  Identification from cemetery and health department records.  Recorded as “Draby, Infant” in GCHS publication.)

NSF

NW

inf

487

Deffendahl

Mae Gregory

1879

1961

Wife of Frank LESLIE, 1st, married 24 Jun 1903; and ? DEFFENDAHL, 2nd.

6655

NC

9

326

Deffendall

Infant

--

11 Oct 1914

--

6438

W

3

633

Deffendoll

Christopher Columbus

1855

1923

Husband of Laura B (FISHER) DEFFENDOLL, 1st, married 12 Mar 1882 in Pike County, Indiana; and Rachel (ABLE) DEFFENDOLL, 2nd, married 27 Feb 1896 in Pike County, Indiana.

7522

NW

16

575

Degenhart

Biddie Edna

1885

1939

nee GOUGH.  First wife of John Gilbert DEGENHART. 

Married 10 Feb 1906. 

Daughter of James & Clarissa (RICE) GOUGH.

“Mother”

1123

ENE

6

131

Degenhart

John E

1914

--

Son of John Gilbert & Biddie Edna (GOUGH) DEGENHART.

1124

ENE

6

131

Degenhart

John Gilbert

8 Dec 1885

10 Jul 1957

Husband of Biddie Edna (GOUGH) DEGENHART, 1st, married 10 Feb 1906; and Nora (HOBSON) RICHSON STOTT DEGENHART, 2nd, married 14 Jul 1943. 


Son of Augustus & Anna F (CUNNINGHAM) DEGENHART.

“Father”

1123

ENE

6

131

DeGraff

Bert

4 Nov 1866

10 Dec 1899

Husband of Matilda (TRIBLE) DeGRAFF McCARY.  Married 13 Jun 1895.

6475

NC

1

289

Deisher

Lydia E

1901

24 Apr 1969

nee HUGHES.

“Mother”

0196

ESE

6

669

DeJarnett

Donald Ray

26 Mar 1934

31 Aug 1973

Indiana, DT 2, US Navy, Korea.

(Note:  Date of death is the 21st on the military plaque.)

2964

2965

SW

20

612

Delap

George M

1869

19__

Husband of Mae DELAP. 

2456

SC

24

434

Delap

Mae

1868

1942

Wife of George DELAP. 

2456

SC

24

434

DeLong

Virgil H

30 Jun 1946

20 Jan 1948

--

3029

SW

inf

527

DeLotter

Helen McGarrah

1898

1982

--

0540

ESE

18

680

DeLotter

James Leroy

1890

1949

--

0121

ESE

4

645

Denton

Effie A

1882

1943

nee HENDRICKS.  Wife of John W DENTON.  Married 31 Jan 1900 in Orange County, Indiana.

7249

NW

3

488

Denton

John W

1871

1920

Husband of Effie A (HENDRICKS) DENTON.  Married 31 Jan 1900 in Orange County, Indiana.

7249

NW

3

488

Denton

Manvera

--

Dec 1922

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

3

488

DePriest

Dorothy M

--

--

--

6761

NC

14

357

DePriest

Esther

1854

1926

Wife of William DePRIEST.

“Mother”

2685

SW

7

521

DePriest

Isaac Woods

28 Jan 1877

12 Dec 1926

Husband of Jennie Mae B (BRINER) DePRIEST.  Son of James M & Hannah A (WOODS) DePRIEST.

Indiana, Pvt., Co. K, 159th Ind. Inf.  Spanish American War.

6758

6759

NC

14

357

DePriest

James Briner

--

9 Oct 1907

Son of Isaac Woods & Jennie Mae (BRINER) DePRIEST.

Age:  5 months.

“Malnutrition”

(Note:  Dates, etc., from cemetery records.)

6762

NC

14

357

DePriest

Jennie Mae B

1880

1939

nee BRINER.  Wife of Isaac Woods DePRIEST.  Married 24 Oct 1901.  Daugther of James A & Lucy (ROBINSON) BRINER.

6760

NC

14

357

DePriest

Ola May

1914

1914

--

0661

ESE

21

68

DePriest

William

1854

1929

Husband of Esther DePRIEST.

“Father”

2685

SW

7

521

DeVault

George

--

11 May 1957

Age:  88 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SW

21

699

Devine

J Russell

1892

1944

--

2729

SW

9

531

DeWeese

Alonzo V

7 Apr 1878

12 Apr 1916

First husband of Mary E (WHITE) DeWEESE BYRD. 

Married:  30 May 1896 in Dubois County, Indiana. 

Son of Lemuel & Florence (KELLER) DeWEESE.

“Father”

7171

NWn

1

600

DeWeese

Helen

15 Nov 1911

26 Sep 1916

“Sister”

7174

NWn

1

600

DeWeese

Infant

--

Dec 1924

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

18

598

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