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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   30 Oct 2015

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.

Jackson

Jeff S

1874

1945

Husband of Mary E JACKSON.

0159


ESE

5

645

Jackson

Mary E

1884

--

Wife of Jeff S JACKSON.

0159

ESE

5

645

Jacobs

Luther A “Joseph”

--

22 Mar 1911

Son of George B & Cornelia JACOBS.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.  Health records report a “Jacobs, Luther A, age 22 years, died on this date.)

NSF

SC

23

436

Jameson

Howard E, Sr.

1912

1985

Pfc., US Army, WW II.

1045

ENE

2

165

Jarrell

Nannie

1891

1969

Wife of Pierce JARRELL.

0491

ESE

17

679

Jarrell

Pierce

1891

1963

Husband of Nannie JARRELL.

0491

ESE

17

679

Jarrett

Ruth N

1913

1977

First wife of William I JARRETT.

2871

SW

16

583

Jarrett

William I

1911

24 Mar 1991

Husband of Ruth N JARRETT, 1st; and Shirley JARRETT, 2nd.

2871

SW

16

583

Jarvis

Bertha A

31 Dec 1892

7 Oct 1975

“Mother”

1247

ENE

12

155

Jarvis

Infant

--

Aug 1935

Infant of Clarence JARVIS.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

W

1

621

Jarvis

Infant

1929

1929

--

7555

NW

18

596

Jarvis

Joseph “Dick”

6 Nov 1918

3 Sep 1942

Son of Joseph C & Bertha A JARVIS.

Lt., 43rd Squadron, 29th Bombardment Group, Gowen Field, Boise, Idaho.

1246

ENE

12

155

Jarvis

Joseph C

18 Jan 1892

17 May 1977

“Father”

1248

ENE

12

155

Jeffords

Marge

7 Jan 1908

11 Oct 1980

Daughter of Nick & Mollie JEFFORDS.

1822

N*

1

542

Jeffords

Mollie

8 Oct 1872

5 Nov 1955

Wife of Nick JEFFORDS.

1822

N*

1

542

Jeffords

Nick

30 Sep 1868

14 Feb 1955

Husband of Mollie JEFFORDS.

1822

N*

1

542

Jeffrey

Cora Alice

1874

1961

nee DAWSON.  Wife of Rev. Lawrence C JEFFREY.  Married 28 Mar 1894 in Spencer County, Indiana.

1678

ENE

29

166

Jeffrey

Jessie G

1898

1973

Daughter of Rev. Lawrence C & Cora Alice JEFFREY.

1677

ENE

29

166

Jeffrey

Lawrence, Rev.

1872

1962

Husband of Cora Alice (DAWSON)  JEFFREY.  Married 28 Mar 1894 in Spencer County, Indiana.

1678

ENE

29

166

Jeffries

Clarence L

18 May 1891

--

Son of Robert E & Mary E (REED) JEFFRIES.

1856

N*

2

331

Jeffries

Gertrude "Gertie"

24 Jan 1873 (1874)

12 Sep 1968

nee CAGLE.  Wife of Charles Francis SETTLEMOIRE, 1st, married 4 Oct 1894 in Union County, Illinois; second wife of Elsie GARRETT, 2nd, married 4 Oct 1902 in Wabash County, Illinois; and second wife of John L JEFFRIES, 3rd. 


Daughter of James H CAGLE & Sarah (UTLEY) CAGLE HUCKLEBERRY.

0144

ESE

5

668

Jeffries

John Lepolin

10 Sep 1879

1957

Husband of Susie W "Sude" (JAMES) JEFFRIES, 1st, married 20 Sep 1896; and third husband of Gertrude (CAGLE)  SETTLEMOIRE GARRETT JEFFRIES, 2nd. 

Son of Robert S & Mary Ann (GOODNIGHT) JEFFRIES.


0143

ESE

5

668

Jeffries

Mary E

13 Jan 1869

21 Dec 1894

nee REED.  Wife of Robert E JEFFRIES. 

Married 6 Nov 1890. 

Daughter of James & Mary (GRIGSBY) REED.

Aged:  25 Y. 11 M. 8 D. 

Note:  She apparently was originally buried at Walnut Hill Cemetery on  26 Dec 1894; Lot #276, and later reinterred here with her husband and son.

1858

N*

2

331

Jeffries

Robert E

29 Mar 1870

19 Oct 1899

Husband of Mary E (REED) JEFFRIES. 


Married 6 Nov 1890.

1857

N*

2

331

Jenkins

Anna I

1878

1975

Daughter of Rev. John E & Sarah H JENKINS.

0803

ESE

27

90

Jenkins

Carl

--

18 Mar 1901

Son of James & Emma (COMPTON) JENKINS.

Age:  6 Years.

“Cerebral Meningitis”

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Lot owned by Beach COMPTON.)

NSF

ENE

17

211

Jenkins

Clarence Merle “Chick”

--

26 Jun 2009

Husband of Dona JENKINS.

Age:  80 years.

(Click here to view obituary.)

NSF

?

?

?

Jenkins

George W

1891

1969

Husband of Olive JENKINS,1st; and Ruby K JENKINS, 2nd.  Son of Lillie JENKKINS.

“Father”

6997

6994

NC

23

423

Jenkins

James L

1870

1950

Husband of Susan Emma (COMPTON) JENKINS.  Married 9 Oct 1891.  Son of Eli & Elizabeth (MARTIN) JENKINS.

7478

NW

14

566

Jenkins

Jennie

--

6 Mar 1952

Age:  79 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SC

17

378

Jenkins

John E, Rev.

29 Jun 1825

20 Sep 1902

“Erected by his friends”

0802

ESE

27

90

Jenkins

Minne P

1873

1949

Daughter of Rev. John E & Sarah H JENKINS.

0803

ESE

27

90

Jenkins

Olvie

1889

1920

First wife of George W JENKINS.

“Mother”

6996


6994


C

23

423

Jenkins

Ruby K

1904

1972

Second wife of George W JENKINS.

6995

6994

NC

23

423

Jenkins

Susan Emma

1864

Sep 1929

nee COMPTON.  Wife of James L JENKINS.  Married 9 Oct 1891.

7478

NW

14

566

Jenne

John L

1907

1932

Husband of Lethia JENNE.  Son of Louis & Susan Etta (CROOK) JENNE.

7519

NW

16

576

Jenne

John L “Jack”

1924

1944

Son of John L & Lethia JENNE.

7514

NW

16

578

Jenne

Leatha

--

4 May 1937

Age:  33 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

15

577

Jenne

Lewis

1869

1942

Husband of Susan Etta (CROOK) JENNE.  Married 11 Oct 1893.  Son of Solomon & Lora (SWIFT) JENNE.

7540

NW

17b

595

Jennings

Harry J

30 May 1920

10 Jun 1920

Son of Harry JENNINGS & Muriel HUNT.

7595

NW

20

606

Jerrell

Floyd W

1897

1961

Husband of Susie M JERREL, 1st; & Lillie A JERRELL, 2nd.

1061

ENE

3

224

Jerrell

Lillie A

1900

1975

Second wife of Floyd W JERRELL.

1061

ENE

3

224

Jines

Charles Paul

--

20 Jan 1936

Age:  1 day.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SW

inf

526

Jines

Clarence

1891

1936

Husband of Nellie JINES.

“Father”

2617

SW

4

496

Jines

Delbert L

18 Oct 1914

28 Feb 1935

Son of Clarence & Nellie JINES.

7497

NW

16

577

Jines

Ernest D

1898

1938

--

2660

SW

5

497

Jines

Eunice

2 Oct 1910

14 Apr 1978

nee DARNELL.  Wife of Paul JINES. 


Daughter of Walter Monroe & Mattie E (GRUBB) DARNELL.

0260

ESE

9

672

Jines

Infant

--

6 Oct 1910

Infant of Arch JINES.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

 

 

?

Jines

Mary K

1 Mar 1869

27 Sep 1954

nee RAWLS.  Wife of Robert Francis JINES. 


Daughter of Dennis & Martha Matilda (TURNER) RAWLS.

7210

NW

1

475

Jines

Paul

9 Jan 1907

18 Jun 1996

Husband of Eunice M (DARNELL JINES.

0260

ESE

9

672

Jines

Pearl

4 Dec 1903

Jan 1926

(Note:  Also reported as “Jones, Pearl” in the GCHS publication.  Cemetery records show a correction to “Jines.”

7415

NW

11

547

Johnson

Alexander

1867

1922

Husband of Effie (OVERFIELD) JOHNSON.

2549

2548

SC

28

461

Johnson

Bertha S

28 May 1872

2 Feb 1916

“Mother”

7183

NWn

2

600

Johnson

C Gilbert

1910

1934

Son of Emma JOHNSON COLEMAN.

6939

NC

21

419

Johnson

Edgar

1877

19__

--

0051

ESE

2

655

Johnson

Effie

1867

1938

nee OVERFIELD. Wife of Alexander JOHNSON.

2550

2548

SC

28

461

Johnson

Effie M Wheeler

1878

1947

nee WARD.  Wife of Henry W WHEELER, 1st, married 7 Nov 1900; and ? JOHNSON, 2nd.

“Mother”

7208

NW

1

476

Johnson

Fay Marie

1911

1932

--

2772

SW

11

553

Johnson

Frances

1908

1947

nee LEIMGRUBER.  Daughter of William & Doara A (POWELL) LEIMGRUBER.

7431

NW

12

548

Johnson

George W

23 Oct 1892

30 Sep 1954

Husband of Mary Ellen JOHNSON.

1090

ENE

4

193

Johnson

Leroy E

25 Jan 1897

20 Sep 1929

Cpl., US Army, WW I.

1251

ENE

12

185

Johnson

Mary Ellen

18 Dec 1884

--

Wife of George W JOHNSON.

1090

ENE

4

193

Johnson

Offa Marie

5 Apr 1903

16 Jan 1981

nee WEST.  Wife of Roy “Pawdy” JOHNSON.  Married 16 Aug 1919.  Daughter of Lee Melvin & Laura E (HILLMAN) WEST.

6992

NC

22

420

Johnson

Relma A

22 Dec 1918

21 Apr 2015

nee IRELAND.  Wife of Lester WHITE, 1st; and JOHNSON, 2nd. 

Daughter of John & Tessie (FORD) IRELAND. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

 

?

?

?

Johnson

Roy “Pawdy”

27 Mar 1900

2 Jul 1961

Husband of Offa Marie (WEST) JOHNSON.  Married 16 Aug 1919.  Son of William Lawrence & Sarah M (NORMAN) KOLB JOHNSON. 

WW I.


6992

NC

22

420

Johnson

Sarah M

21 May 1865

12 Mar 1941

nee NORMAN.  Wife of Ludwig Louis KOLB, 1st, married 5 Mar 1882; and William L JOHNSON, 2nd, married 24 Dec 1889.  Daughter of Thomas NORMAN.

“Mother” 

(Click here to view obituary.)

6991

NC

22

420

Johnson

Sylvia Marie

14 Sep 1904

9 Nov 1993

nee LEIMGRUBER.  Daughter of William & Doara A (POWELL) LEIMGRUBER.

“Mother”

7430

NW

12

548

Johnson

William Lawrence

21 Apr 1865

12 Feb 1945

Second husband of Sarah M (NORMAN) KOLB JOHNSON.  Married 24 Dec 1889.

“Father” 

(Click here to view obituary.)

6991

NC

22

420

Johnston

Clara Helen

1909

1951

nee KING.  Daugher of Charles K & Anna A (CRISWELL) KING.

7021

NC

23

429

Johnston

Newton H

11 May 1813

13 Mar 1884

Aged 70 y’s. 10 m’s. 2 d’s.

0686

ESE

22

74

Johnston

Walter E

4 Jun 1912

24 Jun 1968

Son of Emma JOHNSON.

Indiana, TEC5, 371st Med. Supply Det., WW II.

6941

NC

21

419

Jones

A Arch

1887

1963

Husband of Helen JONES.

“Father”

1096

ENE

4

223

Jones

Anna

--

5 Jun 1943

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SC

10

320

Jones

Anna

1855

1939

Wife of Jacob JONES.

“Mother”

2541

SC

28

466

Jones

Carrie

1875

1960

Wife of William “Billie” JONES.

7537

NW

17b

594

Jones

Charles F

29 Jun 1920

18 Jan 1968

Indiana, Pfc., US Marine Corps, Res., WW II.

0349

ESE

12

674

Jones

Columbus

7 Jul 1894

13 May 1905

Son of William N & Jennie JONES.

1827

N*

1

571

Jones

Donald

1929

1934

--

6423

W

1

622

Jones

Elisha

31 Aug 1820

6 Feb 1911

Husband of Susan R JONES.

“Father”

1711

ENE

30

196

Jones

Eliza J

--

Nov 1928

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

N*

1

571

Jones

Elizabeth B

1869

1937

Wife of Tom Walker JONES.

1712

ENE

30

196

Jones

Elizabeth Fae Hill

3 Dec 1913

7 May 1989

“Pickle Puss”

“Mother”

1136

ENE

6

191

Jones

Gloria J

--

23 Mar 1988

nee FITHIAN.  Daughter of Nellie FITHIAN.

Age:  55 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records and obituary.)

NSF

SW1

19

20

Jones

Harvey

11 Oct 1891

25 Oct 1918

Son of Seneca V & Lizzie JONES.

7362

NW

9

539

Jones

Helen

1910

1984

Wife of A Arch JONES.

“Mother”

1096

ENE

4

223

Jones

Infant

24 Mar 1939

24 Mar 1939

Infant son of Paul & Charleen JONES.

2607

SW

3

493

Jones

Jack Marshall

25 Feb 1924

28 Nov 1999

Husband of Hilda (MARTIN) JONES.  Son of Marshall & Dollie JONES.

Brother of William Roger JONES.

US Army, WW II.

6272

SW1

3

4

Jones

Jacob

1852

1913

Husband of Anna JONES.

“Father”

2541

SC

28

466

Jones

Jennie

1853

1928

Wife of William N JONES.

1826

N*

1

571

Jones

John

18 Dec 1897

22 Jun 1973

Son of Seneca V & Lizzie JONES.

Indiana, Pvt., US Army, WW II.

7010

NC

23

427

Jones

Lavada “Leander”

--

9 Nov 1917

Wife of Alva C JONES.

Age:  28 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.  Given name is spelled “Lavanda” in health records and “Lavada” in 1910 census.)

NSF

NW

19

604

Jones

Lona

--

May 1923

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

15

574

Jones

Marion

--

7 Jul 1918

Infant daughter of Ernest JONES.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

W

2

623

Jones

Pearl

1902

1926

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

 

 

?

Jones

Robert T

1927

Mar 1929

Infant son of Marshall JONES.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

7554

NW

18

596

Jones

Susan R

5 Feb 1828

3 Jan 1901

Wife of Elisha JONES.

“Mother”

1711

ENE

30

196

Jones

Tom Walker

1862

1945

Husband of Elizabeth B JONES.  Son of Elisha & Susan R JONES.

1712

ENE

30

196

Jones

Virgil H

1897

1929

Husband of Etherl F (INGRAM) JONES.  Married 21 May 1918.  Son of Zea & Frankie (SPRINKLE) JONES.

“Daddy”

2666

SW

6

498

Jones

Virginia

--

Apr 1946

Age:  22 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NWn

1

603

Jones

William “Billie”

1872

1937

Husband of Carrie JONES.

7537

NW

17b

594

Jones

William D

--

--

Pvt., Co. A, 177 Reg. Ohio Infantry.

1821

N*

1

571

Jones

William Lynn

--

1 Feb 1888

Son of Elisha & Susan R JONES.

Aged 28 Y. 4 M. 8 D.

“Consumption”

1710

ENE

30

196

Jones

William N

--

18 Nov 1913

Husband of Jennie JONES. 

Age:  74 years.

Pvt., Co. I, 42nd Ind. Inf.

1824

N*

1

571

Jones

William Roger

25 Aug 1931

2 Dec 1992

Son of Marsahll & Dollie JONES.

Brother of Jack Marshall JONES.

Korea.

6272

SW1

3

4

Jones

William, Jr.

--

18 Mar 1960

Age:  47 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

17b

594

Jopling

Jarvis E

1898

1932

Son of Joseph W & Lillie JOPLING.

2557

SW

1

472

Jordan

Charles F

1871

1935

Husband of Mary J JORDAN.

2579

SW

2

468

Jordan

Mary J

1882

1958

Wife of Charles F JORDAN.

2579

SW

2

468

Jordon

Charles E

1862

1947

Husband of Laura K (CROMER) JORDON.  Married 25 Oct 1891 in Owen County, Indiana.

7039

NC

24

426

Jordon

Laura K

1860

15 Feb 1919

nee CROMER.  Wife of Charles E JORDON.  Married 25 Oct 1891 in Owen County, Indiana.

7040

NC

24

426

Joyce

John Edward

--

21 Nov 1952

Husband of Olive (HESTON) JOYCE.  Married 11 Oct 1893.


Son of Joseph S & Margaret Ann (WALLIS) HESTON.


Age:  84 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SC

10

322

Joyce

Olive B Heston

1870

1938

nee HESTON.  Wife of John Edward JOYCE.  Married 11 Oct 1893. 


Daughter of Joseph S & Margaret Ann “Peggy” (WALLIS) HESTON.

2143

SC

10

322

Judd

Cecil C

2 Sep 1896

13 Feb 1969

Husband of Edna D (McWILLIAMS) JUDD.  Married 31 Mar 1917 in Floyd County, Indiana.

2472

SC

25

443

Judd

Edna D

2 Apr 1895

5 Dec 1984

nee McWILLIAMS.  Wife of Cecil C JUDD.  Married 31 Mar 1917 in Floyd County, Indiana.

2472

SC

25

443

Judd

Harold Loyd

--

19 Aug 1914

Son of Roy C JUDD.

Age:  2 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

W

1

619

Julian

Deborah Rhea

10 Jun 1949

11 Nov 1970

--

0354

0355

ESE

12

674

Julian

Donald E, Jr.

11 Apr 1943

16 Apr 1990

Husband of Connie JULIAN.  Son of F Maxine JULIAN.

RMSN, E-3, US Navy, 6 Jun 1961 to 31 May 1964.

6259

6260

SW1

2

3

Julian

Donald E, Sr.

17 Dec 1922

28 Dec 1978

Husband of F Maxine JULIAN.

0356

0357

ESE

12

674

Julian

Edna F

1896

1977

--

0100

ESE

3

650

Julian

Elza E

1902

1959

Husband of Frona C JULIAN.

0099

ESE

3

650

Julian

Ethel M

3 Jun 1900

15 Aug 1985

Wife of Welzie K JULIAN.

1109

ENE

5

163

Julian

F Maxine

25 Sep 1923

--

Wife of Donald E JULIAN, Sr.

0356

0357

ESE

12

674

Julian

Frona C

1905

1947

Wife of Elza E JULIAN.

0099

ESE

3

650

Julian

Infant

--

1 Apr 1930

Infant of Elzia JULIAN.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

18

596

Julian

Infant

--

Jul 1923

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

18

599

Julian

Nora M

1880

1952

Wife of William E JULIAN.

1125

ENE

6

160

Julian

Robert E

12 Aug 1926

11 Apr 1960

Indiana, FN, US Navy, WW II.

0102

ESE

3

650

Julian

Robert E

1926

1960

--

0101

ESE

3

650

Julian

Welzie K

26 Sep 1900

20 Jan 1970

Husband of Ethel M JULIAN.

1109

ENE

5

163

Julian

William E

1879

1954

Husband of Nora M JULIAN.

1125

ENE

6

160

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