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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 20 Jul 2013

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.

Kaas

Carman

--

Aug 1919

Infant.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NC

17

390

Kaas

Herman

--

Nov 1923

Infant.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NC

17

390

Kaas

John

6 Jan 1826

6 Aug 1906

Husband of Wilhelmine KAAS.

0532


0562

ESE

18

60

Kaas

John “Johnne”

14 Mar 1865

28 Jul 1881

Adopted son of John & Wilhelmine KAAS.

Aged 16 ys. 4 ms.

“Consumption”

0565

ESE

19

60

Kaas

Marian

--

Feb 1918

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NC

17

390

Kaas

Patsy Lue

--

Jun 1932

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NC

17

390

Kaas

Thomas

--

Aug 1931

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NC

17

390

Kaas

Wilhelmine

24 Jun 1829

24 Jul 1904

Wife of John KAAS.

0532

0563

ESE

18

60

Kares

Belva R

1916

28 Oct 1992

Wife of Curtis M KARES.

0061

0063

ESE

2

665

Kares

Curtis Millard

1913

18 Jul 1972

Husband of Belva R KARES.

T/4, Co. E, 290th Inf.

0061

0062

ESE

2

665

Karl

Florence

--

Dec 1918

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ENE

1

686

Karn

Infant

8 Mar 1926

8 Mar 1926

Infant son of William & Wilhelmina KARN.

7527

NW

17a

598

Kaufman

John D

15 Oct 1811

25 Mar 1882

Husband of Laura KAUFMAN.

Aged 70 Y. 5 M. 5 M.

(Note:  Cemetery records report date of death as the 20th.)

0859

0862

ESE

29

95

Kaufman

Julia A

--

18 May 18??

Aged:  60 Y. 11 M. 13 D.

0860

ESE

29

95

Kaufman

Laura

--

16 Feb 18??

Wife of John D KAUFMAN.

Aged:  83 Y. 3 M. 3 D.

“Exhaustion”

0861

0863

ESE

29

95

Keen

Delma L

27 Sep 1902

23 May 1983

nee LINDER.  Daughter of George J & Ruth LINDER.

2781

SW

11

555

Keeton

?

--

20 Feb 1911

“Mrs M??? KEETON”

(Note:  From cemetery and other records.)

NSF

SC

16

373

Keimer

Claudia

1886

1955

Daughter of John G & Elizabeth KEIMER.

1293

ENE

14

183

Keimer

Elizabeth

1857

1924

Wife of John G KEIMER.

1315

ENE

15

183

Keimer

Freda

1888

1968

Daughter of John G & Elizabeth KEIMER.

1293

ENE

14

183

Keimer

John G

1857

3 Jan 1908

Husband of Elizabeth KEIMER.

1316

ENE

15

183

Kell

George B

--

26 Nov 1916

Age:  9 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NC

3

298

Kell

Martha T

--

Jan 1919

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NC

3

298

Kellams

Bertha Alice

5 Jun 1887

5 Jun 1932

nee BILDERBACK.  Wife of William Thomas KELLAMS.  Married 10 Jul 1909.  Daughter of Francis Marion & Malinda (REED) BILDERBACK.

7300

NW

6

506

Kellams

William Thomas

30 Oct 1884

4 Jan 1938

Husband of Bertha A BILDERBACK.  Married 10 Jul 1909.  Son of George N & Julia (FLACK) KELLAMS.

2662

SW

5

497

Kelley

Calvin B, Sr.

15 Feb 1912

23 Mar 1989

Husband of E Irene (SKELTON) KELLEY.

0207

ESE

7

670

Kelley

E Irene

3 Jul 1914

30 Nov 1975

nee SKELTON.  Wife of Calvin B KELLEY, Sr.

0207

ESE

7

670

Kelser

Ulysses

abt 1868

--

Son of Joseph & Vienna (CROW) KELSER.

(Note:  No dates or surname.  Informaton from cemetery records and 1870 census data.)

0560

ESE

19

61

Kelser

Vienna

abt 1849

--

nee CROW.  First wife of Joseph KELSER.  Married 11 Sep 1867.

“Mother”

(Note:  No dates or surname.  Information from 1870 census and marriage record.)

0561

ESE

19

61

Kelzer

Fanny Snow

1855

1936

Second wife of Joseph KELZER.  Married 18 Mar 1886.

0534

ESE

18

61

Kelzer

Infant

--

7 Oct 1881

Infant daughter of Joseph J & Vienna (CROW) KELZER.

Aged 18 days.

0535

ESE

18

61

Kelzer

Joseph J

1840

1924

Husband of Vienna (CROW), 1st, married 11 Sep 1867; and Fanny SNOW KELZER, married 18 Mar 1886.

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

0533

ESE

18

61

Kemp

Nina May

11 May 1888

12 Apr 1956

Wife of Emmitt KEMP.

2506

SC

26

439

Kendle

George C, Dr.

22 Oct 1853

23 Feb 1932

Husband of Louise KENDLE.

(Note:  Lower Cript, South Side.)

2438

SC

24

432

Kendle

Lloyd

13 Nov 1919

23 Jan 1956

--

0060

ESE

2

665

Kendle

Louise

18 Nov 1856

12 May 1934

Wife of Dr. George C KENDLE.

2438

SC

24

432

Kendle

Richard S

5 Dec 1885

31 Jan 1919

Son of Dr. George C & Louise KENDLE.

2438

SC

24

432

Kenedy

Hanah E

--

7 Sep 1886

Wife of J B KENEDY.

Aged:  34 Y. 8 M. 6 D.

0177

ESE

6

1

Kenney

Eva Ramsey

1851

1895

nee RAMSEY.  Wife of Philip M KENNEYH.

6680

NC

10

330

Kenney

Philip M

1849

17 Apr 1915

Husband of Eva (RAMSEY) KENNEY.

Age:  66 years.

“Apoplexy”

6679

NC

10

330

Kern

Ella M

1866

1917

Daughter of Lycurgus L & Joannetta KERN.

2024

SC

6

276

Kern

Emma L

1872

1947

Daughter of Lycurgus L & Joannetta KERN.

2025

SC

6

276

Kern

Infant

--

10 Sep 1915

“Stillborn”

(Note:  From cemeter records.)

NSF

SC

17

381

Kern

Joannetta

1846

1915

nee WALLIS.  Wife of Lycurgus L KERN.  Married 27 Apr 1865.

2023

SC

6

276

Kern

Joseph N

1870

1956

Husband of Orphella J KERN.

1975

SC

5

276

Kern

Leanah G

1886

4 Jan 1919

nee REAVES.  Wife of Jesse Walter KERN.  Married 24 Feb 1906.

2298

SC

17

381

Kern

Lycurgus L

1839

1918

Husband of Joannetta (WALLIS) KERN.  Married 27 Apr 1865.

Musician Third Class, Co. F&S, 58th Reg. Indiana Band.

2022

SC

6

276

Kern

Lycurgus N

1880

1894

Son of Joseph N & Orphella J KERN.

1976

SC

5

276

Kern

Martha

--

20 Dec 1917

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SC

17

381

Kern

Mary Boyle

1803

1879

nee BOYLE.

2021

SC

6

276

Kern

Mary E

--

4 Sep 1914

Infant of Jess KERN.

Age:  7 months.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

SC

17

381

Kern

Orphella J

1876

1940

Wife of Joseph N KERN.

1974

SC

5

276

Kerr

Alexander

1876

1950

Husband of Arvilla (THOMPSON) KERR.  Married 21 Jun 1899.  Son of John & Mary (PURCELL) KERR.

“Father”

2561

2556

SW

1

472

Kerr

Arvilla

1878

1938

nee THOMPSON.  Wife of Alexander KERR.  Married 21 jun 1899.  Daughter of Charles H & Laura A (PHILLIPS) THOMPSON.

“Mother”

2560

2556

SW

1

472

Kerr

Frank Cromwell

1870

1933

Second husband of Maud (LOCKWOOD) KERR.  Married 13 Aug 1917.  Son of John A & Mary I (FOSTER) KERR.

6606

NC

7

312

Kerr

John R

Nov 1874

--

Husband of Mable E KERR.  Married 20 Jun 1899.  Son of John A & Mary I (FOSTER) KERR.

6602

NC

7

312

Kerr

Mable E

Aug 1878

Sep 1947

nee WARNER.  Wife of John R KERR.  Married 20 Jun 1899.

6602

NC

7

312

Kerr

Maud Lockwood

1874

1935

nee LOCKWOOD.  Thomas D McHUTT, 1st, married 25 Jun 1905; and Frank CROMWELL, 2nd, married 13 Aug 1917.  Daughter of Isaac A & Susan (FOREMAN) LOCKWOOD.

6603

NC

7

312

Kerr

Pearl A

1885

7 Jan 1958

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

6814

NC

16

367

Kerr

Roderick “Didd”

1908

1928

Son of Alexander & Arvilla (THOMPSON) KERR.

2559

2556

SW

1

472

Kershner

Bertha E

1881

Dec 1918

nee O’NEEL.  Daughter of Benjamin F & Lydia E O’NEEL.

(Note:  Spelled “Kuchner” in cemetery records.)

7052

NC

24

423

Kessner

Homer

1895

1918

Son of James M & Tina KESSNER.

Corpl. Machine Gun Co., 152nd Infantry, WW I.

2282

2279

SC

16

373

Kessner

James M

1868

1949

Husband of Tina KESSNER.

“Father”

2280

2279

SC

16

373

Kessner

Tina

1874

19__

Wife of James M KESSNER.

2281

2279

SC

16

373

Key

Allan W

27 Oct 1938

30 Aug 1972

Son of Virgil N & Ruth L KEY.

1526

ENE

23

112

Key

David Ross

31 Mar 1879

8 Nov 1961

Husband of Nora Inez (PARRETT) KEY.  Married 6 Nov 1912.  Son of John N & Sina H (McMULLEN) KEY.

6701

NC

11

339

Key

Esther N

17 Jan 1924

11 Sep 2011

Daughter of David Ross & Nora Inez (PARRETT) KEY. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

6700

NC

11

339

Key

Infant

1913

1913

Infant of David Ross & Nora Inez (PARRETT) KEY.

6702

NC

11

339

Key

John N

1846

1911

Husband of Sina H (McMULLEN) KEY.  Married 6 Apr 1869.

“Father”

6704

6705

NC

12

339

Key

Martha Ann

30 Apr 1954

7 Feb 1972

Daughter of Robert K & Mary L (DUTTON) KEY.

6699

NC

11

339

Key

Mary D

13 Sep 1950

--

nee BORDERS.  Wife of Robert H KEY.  Married 13 Jan 1973.

“Our Children:  Ross M & Sarah E”

6408

6409

SW2

4

31

Key

Mary L

10 Jan 1928

--

nee DUTTON.  Wife of Robert K KEY.  Married 31 Jul 1948.

6707

NC

12

339

Key

Nora L

19 Jul 1889

14 Apr 1979

nee PARRETT.  Wife of David Ross KEY.  Married 6 Nov 1912.  Daughter of Charles & Anna (ROBB) PARRETT.

6701

NC

11

339

Key

Robert H

22 Dec 1942

3 Aug 1995

Husband of Mary D (BORDERS) KEY.  Married 13 Jan 1973.  Son of Richard Ross & Ellet Elizabeth (FLENER) KEY

“Our Children:  Ross M & Sarah E” 

(Click here to view obituary.)

6408

6409

SW2

4

31

Key

Robert K

5 Aug 1917

14 Jun 1993

Husband of Mary L (DUTTON)  KEY.  Married 31 Jul 1948.  Son of David Ross & Nora L (PARRETT) KEY.

US Navy, WW II.

6707

NC

12

339

Key

Ruth L

31 Jan 1905

8 Oct 1993

Wife of Virgil N KEY, DDS.

1526

ENE

23

112

Key

Sina H

1847

1941

nee McMULLEN.  Wife of John N KEY.  Married 6 Apr 1869.

“Mother”

6704

6706

NC

12

339

Key

Virgil N, DDS

28 Feb 1904

2 Feb 1975

Husband of Ruth L KEY.  Son of Alta M & Fanny KEY.

1526

ENE

23

112

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