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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  19 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.

Eads

Cornelius

29 May 1917

6 Jan 1990

Sgt., US Army, WW II.

1828


N*

1

572

Earley

Ralph

10 Jul 1899

9 Sep 1961

Husband of Rosina L EARLEY.

0360

ESE

13

675

Earley

Rosina L

16 Jan 1903

3 Nov 1990

Wife of Ralph EARLY.

0360

ESE

13

675

Earls

Donald E

--

27 Oct 1918

Age:  1 year.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

W

1

622

Earls

Herman L

9 Oct 1893

16 Jul 1924

Husband of Mattie L (FLATCHER)  EARLS.


 
Married
18 Aug 1916 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana.

“Father”

(Note:  Date of birth given on marriage record was 9 Oct 1891.)

7437

NW

12

546

Earls

Infant

--

Nov 1924

Infant of Herman L & Mattie L (FLATCHER) EARLS.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

18

598

Earls

Phillip R

31 Aug 1946

8 Oct 2017

Husband of Martha EARLS. 


Son of Cecil Albone & Violet Geneva (FERGUSON) EARLES. 


US Air Force, Vietnam.

(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

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Early

Verna M

--

--

--

7435

NW

12

547

Early

W H

--

Aug 1921

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Buried 30 Aug 1921 in 1st grave from SE corner, adjacent to Michael Davidson.)

NSF

NW

16

575

East

Daniel D

Jan 1877

12 Dec 1952

Husband of Olive M EAST.

Age:  75 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NC

25

448

East

Olive M

abt 1881

Apr 1958

Wife of Daniel D EAST.

Age:  77 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NC

25

448

Easter

Sarah J

--

Nov 1921

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

16

575

Easters

Leroy

abt 1855

May 1923

Husband of Sarah J FRITZ.  Married 17 Mar 1892.  Son of John & Maria (McBRIDE) EASTERS.

(Note:  From cemetery and other records.)

NSF

NW

1

474

Easton

Ethel Bell

21 Jun 1913

2 Jun 1993

--

0634

ESE

21

691

Eaton

?

--

25 May 1913

“Mrs. Alf” EATON

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

N*

1

308

Eaton

Alva C

26 Dec 1872

16 Jun 1913

Husband of Lizzie (SCOTT) EATON.  Married 30 Mar 1898.  Son of George & Nancy (HARLAND) EATON. 

Lieut., Co. K, 159th Reg., Spanish American War.


(Click here to view obituary.)

2151

2152

SC

11

340

Eaton

Charles L

1884

1929

Son of George F & Nancy E (HARLAND) EATON.

6658

NC

9

324

Eaton

Frederick B

1876

1951

Son of George F & Nancy E (HARLAND) EATON.

Spanish American War, Co. K, 159th Reg. Ind.

6661

NC

9

324

Eaton

George F

14 Nov 1845

30 Mar 1900

Husband of Nancy E (HARLAND) EATON.  Married 24 Dec 1868.

“Father” 

Pvt., Co. B, 10th Reg. Indiana Calvary.


6659

6660

6663

NC

10

324

Eaton

Infant

--

6 May 1911

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NC

9

324

Eaton

Lizzie

5 Sep 1876

15 Apr 1903

nee SCOTT.  Wife of Alva C EATON.  Married 30 Mar 1898.  Daughter of G W & Mandy SCOTT.

2151

SC

11

340

Eaton

Nancy E

1 Oct 1848

7 Aug 1928

nee HARLAND.  Wife of George F EATON.  Married 24 Dec 1868.

“Mother”

6659

6660

6664

NC

10

324

Eaton

Russell D

1886

1919

Son of George F & Nancy E (HARLAND) EATON.

6657

NC

9

324

Edon

Clovia

--

22 Aug 1922

Age:  65 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SW

17

591

Ellerbush

Edmund J

1870

1959

Husband of Sarah E ELLERBUSH.

0162

ESE

5

646

Ellerbush

John P

1892

1943

--

6564

NC

5

305

Ellerbush

Sarah E

1871

1944

Wife of Edmund J ELLERBUSH.

0162

ESE

5

646

Ellerbush

Willie T

1891

1936

--

6564

NC

5

305

Elliott

Frances Crowder

1904

1962

nee CROWDER.  Daughter of Pleasant Lovell CROWDER & Mary CROWDER BROWN.

2350

SC

19

404

Ellis

Ethel

1898

1992

Wife of William ELLIS.

0050

ESE

2

654

Ellis

Harold Leon

6 Nov 1927

19 Oct 1944

Son of William ELLIS & Catherine I "Katie" (CULLIVAN) ELLIS MOORE SCHWANDER.

7559

NW

18

595

Ellis

William

1890

1947

Husband of Ethel ELLIS.

0050

ESE

2

654

Ellison

Mary

--

18 Feb 1911

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SC

23

436

Elsfelder

Anna M

20 Mar 1892

3 Jun 1967

nee McGREGOR.  Wife of Thomas D ELSFELDER.  Married 19 Jul 1911.  Daughter of Cyrus & Talitha McGREGOR.

7116

NC

27

455

Elsfelder

Nellie A

5 Aug 1891

13 Feb 1994

nee STULL.  Wife of William H ELSFELDER. 


Daughter of Daniel & Ida Mae (SPEAGLE) STULL. 

(Click here to view obiuary.)

0136

ESE

4

667

Elsfelder

Thomas D

27 Oct 1890

16 Mar 1977

Husband of Anna M (MdGREGOR) ELSFELDER.  Married 19 Jul 1911.  Son of John D & Martha Jane (FLYNN) ELSFELDER.

7116

NC

27

455

Elsfelder

William H

1876

1956

Husband of Nellie A (STULL) ELSFELDER.

0136

ESE

4

667

Emberton

Eckles

--

12 Nov 1899

Brother of Victoria (EMBERTON) ALSUP.

Aged:  33 Years.

0370

ESE

13

23

Engleman

Luretta

1873

1954

Daughter of John E & Minerva (PITMAN) ENGLEMAN.

7278

NW

5

507

Engleman

Sarah E “Sallie”

1863

--

Daughter of Jac. & Elizabeth ENGLEMAN.

(Note:  Sister of Dora E (ENGLEMAN) BROWN.)

6630

NC

8

312

Engler

Emma

5 Apr 1873

1 Dec 1946

nee McATEE.  Wife of Jessie N ENGLER.  Married 30 Sep 1891 in Pike County, Indiana.

2788

SW

12

554

Engler

Jessie N

12 Feb 1869

12 Sep 1951

Husband of Emma (McATEE) ENGLER. 


Married
30 Sep 1891 in Pike County, Indiana.

2788

SW

12

554

English

Harold Percy

--

23 Dec 1938

Age:  2 months.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ESE

13

26

Enlow

James W

18 Oct 1927

14 Feb 1980

First husband of Mary Ellen (KOLB) ENLOW KRUEGER. 


Son of David ENLOW & Cindy MITCHELL.

AS US Navy, WW II.

7357

NW

8

514

Enochs

David Deon

--

9 Nov 1960

--

6205

SW

inf

557

Enos or Emos

Norton

--

17 Sep 1905

(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

Ensley

Infant

--

Aug 1914

Infant of Earl E & Leland ENSLEY

NSF

W

1

620

Epperson

Clarence E

1869

1949

Son of James S & Esther E (MAUCK) EPPERSON

1484

ENE

21

144

Epperson

Ellen

--

May 1932

Third wife of James S EPPERSON.  Married 30 Mar 1880.

(Note:  From cemetery records.) 

NSF

ENE

21

144

Epperson

James S S

1830

May 1904

Husband of Caroline (BOREN) EPPERSON, 1st, married 29 Sep 1853; Esther E (MAUCK) EPPERSON, 2nd, married 19 Jan 1865; and Ellen SKINNER EPPERSON, 3rd, married 30 Mar 1880.

1487

ENE

21

144

Ervin

Bobbie J

--

3 Feb 1931

Infant daughter of John & Bonnie ERVIN.

7535

NW

17a

596

Ervin

Catharina “Kate”

abt 1835

11 Sep 1905

Age:  70 years.

“Heart”

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.  Health department records show both the 4th and 11th as date of death, cemetery records show the death on the 11th and burial on the 13th.)

NSF

ENE

22

174

Ervin

Frank

abt 1863

31 May 1939

Age:  76 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Surname spelled “Irviin.”)

NSF

ENE

22

174

Ervin

John F

abt 1830

17 Apr 1904

Sgt., 159th Ind. Inf., Sp. Am. War.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

1505

ENE

22

174

Ervin

Robert

abt 1854

Mar 1926

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ENE

22

174

Evans

Bessie Mae

1893

1960

--

2876

SW

16

581

Evans

Carrie H

abt 1875

--

nee THURMAN.  Wife of George T EVANS.  Married 3 Oct 1894.  Daughter of Phil & Mattie (GRAY) THURMAN.

0966

ESE

32

243

Evans

Clyde

18 Apr 1889

15 Oct 1971

Husband of Martha H EVANS.

2942

SW

19

613

Evans

Douglas

6 Jul 1862

25 Mar 1904

Son of William H & Mary Jennie (KEYS) EVANS.

6621

NC

8

315

Evans

George T

abt 1871

--

Husband of George T EVANS.  Married 3 Oct 1894.  Son of William M & Mary I (SENDENNON)  EVANS.

0966

ESE

32

243

Evans

Griffith

1880

1963

--

2878

SW

16

581

Evans

Harry

1873

--

Husband of Rosa A (BILDERBACK) EVANS.  Married 20 Sep 1905 in Vigo County, Indiana.

2543

SC

28

464

Evans

Martha H

21 May 1890

6 Mar 1973

Wife of Clyde EVANS.

2942

SW

19

613

Evans

Mary I

29 May 1846

26 Jan 1907

nee SENDENNDON. Wife of William M EVANS.

Aged:  61yrs.

“Mother”

“Heart Fever”

0963

0964

0992

ESE

33

243

Evans

Pauline

--

--

--

0962

ESE

32

243

Evans

Rosa A

1882

1920

nee BILDERBACK.  Wife of Harry EVANS.  Married 20 Sep 1905 in Vigo County, Indiana.

(Note:  Buried 23 Oct 1920.)

2543

SC

28

464

Evans

William H

4 Oct 1835

14 Nov 1895

Husband of Mary I (SENDENNON) EVANS.

Aged:  60 Yrs. 1 Ms. 14 Ds.

“Died at Oakland City, Ind.

“Father”

0965

0964

0991

ESE

33

243

Evans

William I

--

3 Jul 1882

Son of William H & Jane A EVANS.

Aged 18 Yrs. 1 Months 10 Ds.

0995

ESE

33

243

Everly

Stella M

1894

1976

nee MOORE.  Wife of W Stanley EVERLY.  Married 10 Jul 1917.  Daughter of Thomas G & Mollie E (CHANCEY) MOORE.

7590

NW

20

608

Everly

W Stanley

1890

1950

Husband of Stella M (MOORE) EVERLY.  Married 10 Jul 1917.  Son of J F & Hattie (ASH) EVERLY.

7590

NW

20

608

Evett

Mary Horrell

--

31 May 1937

Age:  80 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ENE

10

216

Ewing

Carrie Louise H

1877

1965

nee HORRALL.  Wife of Fred R EWING.  Married 14 Jun 1900.  Daughter of Seth Oliver & Mary A (HARROD) HORRALL

2244

SC

14

353

Ewing

David

abt 1800

--

Husband of Sarah EWING.

“Father”

1908

SC

3

264

Ewing

Edna F

1882

1961

Daughter of John W & Ella F EWING.

1965

SC

4

264

Ewing

Ella F

1851

1936

Wife of John W EWING.

1907

SC

3

264

Ewing

Fred Robert

1876

1962

Husband of Carrie Louise H (HORRALL) EWING.  Married 14 Jun 1900.  Son of John W & Ella (FELLOWS) EWING.

2243

SC

14

353

Ewing

Frederick R “Frank”

abt 1876

--

Son of John W & Ella F EWING.

1963

SC

4

264

Ewing

Harry W

--

3 Mar 1897

Son of John W & Ella F EWING.

Age:  19 years.

1962

SC

4

264

Ewing

Ivadell

1897

1966

Wife of Samuel H EWING.

2201

SC

13

353

Ewing

John W

1850

23 Feb 1909

Husband of Ella F EWING.  Son of David & Sarah EWING.

“Apoplexy”

1907

SC

3

264

Ewing

John W, Jr.

abt 1880

--

Son of John W & Ella F EWING.

Age:  24 years.

1964

SC

4

264

Ewing

Samuel H

1885

1957

Husband of Ivadell EWING.

2203

SC

13

353

Ewing

Sarah

8 Feb 1808

5 Aug 1896

“Mother”

1906

SC

3

264

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